A fabulous example of a well spec’d owners’ version of this high-end Dufour 485 Grand’ Large model, this boat comes with a unique specification and a complete live-aboard inventory for ocean crossing and comfortable blue-water cruising.
De-commissioned and kept for 7 months ashore partly covered on a rigid cradle during autumn-winter each year in a boat yard in Malta. Re-commissioned each year at spring-time for 4 months cruising.
Meticulously maintained by professional engineers and experienced owner/skipper and offered in pristine condition; available for hand-over by early August 2017; Buyer will be coached by present owner to achieve easy boat control & manoeuvre and in-depth knowledge of the boat’s equipment.
Last-minute price reduction for a quicker sale; viewing an absolute must !
Engine hrs: 1250 [Feb, 2017]
4-blade Volvo folding prop
new roller-bearings for rudder [April 2017]
[with dedicated battery-pack & battery charger & cockpit controls]
Large double berth (king-size island bed) and settee’s p/s
Lots of stowage under berth, hanging lockers, shelves & cupboards
En-suite master head with toilet, washbasin and separate shower stall
Large U-shaped settee to port with swivelling central seats, book shelving & storage cupboards. Under-floor compartments converted into dry storage.
In saloon to stb abaft with large chart table, rotating stylish navigator seat & chart table
L-shaped galley to port abaft with Corian worktop surfaces, double sink, storage cupboards, fridge + freezer compartments
Double berth cabins p/s with lots of stowage and hanging lockers.
Access to engine and genset compartments from both cabins.
Starboard side with double access (en-suite to stb aft cabin), toilet, washbasin and shower with electrical pump-out drain, holding tank
Portside with en-suite access to port aft cabin, modified to incorporate washing machine