|The DuFour Gibsea 43 was named boat of the year by Cruising World Magazine, the Gibsea 43 offers three big cabins, Two large heads with showers.
Plenty of privacy for the owner's cabin.
A large saloon enabling your guest to spread out, cook and enjoy your meals.
One of the best features, is the large cockpit with dual helms to entertain your friends, walk through transom with a swim platform, boarding ladder to enable ease of swimming from the stern.
Solar cells and charging system to back the cruising requirement, Zodiac dinghy for shore visits with a 4hp Yamaha outboard new in 2012.
LaVie Nouville is a great roomy cruising yacht that could also be your home while you cruise around the ocean.
Antifouled in August 2016, regularly maintained, ready to sail away.
||La Vie Nouville|
||42' 2" - 12.86m|
||5'8 - 1.7m|
|Keel / Ballast
||Cast steel/bulbous keel 2.8t|
||4JH3E 56 hp|
||4 hp Yamaha 2012 model|
||Dodger, Bimini, Full cockpit covers to fully keep out inclement weather.|
||Two double cabins aft, master V queen forward with alcove with settee convertible to fourth cabin with double bunks, 8 berths in total, Saloon table can be dropped for additional double to make up total of 10 which is licence's POB.
Saloon has 6'4 head height, huge amount of port holes for ventilation and light. TV and Fusion sound system with speakers controlled in saloon or cockpit allow for home away from home entertainment.
With the large saloon and u shape kitchen to port, preparation of meals or just having a read of your book is enjoyable.
Chart table and instrument panel makes planning and plotting easy.
||One electric and one manual|
||U shape to port with 2 burner Eno stove with oven, twin sinks deep bowl|
||Top loading 12 volt|
|Hot Water System
||Electric Anchor- 60m of chain|
||2 electric bilge pumps, 1 float activated 1 manual in cockpit.
10 life jackets, 3x fire extinguishers.
||Yes up to date|
||12 volt led lighting, 240 volt shore power.
2x150 ah house battery
2 x75 ah engine start battery.
All batteries new in 2012
40 amp Xantrex truecharge2 Battery charger and Enidrive battery monitor all new in 2012.
3x120 watt redarc Monocrystalline solar panels with Tristar 45 amp solar regulator new 2013, Projecta 150 watt inverter
|Raymarine C90W chart plotter, Raymarine Depth sounder, Raymarine ST6001 Auto Pilot.
Icom IC M45 VHF radio
||Full Battened Mainsail new in 2011 with lazy jacks and bag, furling Genoa|
||2x Lewmar 44ST, 2x 48ST|
||La Vie is a fast and easy to sail cruising yacht with heaps of room for a family or you and your mates to head out for your weekend or weeks away.
Antifoul in 2015 and 2016 -additional photos of La Vie can be supplied on request