|2002 Swanson 40 Deck Saloon, an absolutely exceptional yacht, is now for sale.
Built to Survey, the raised deck saloon wrap around window style is ideal for short handed cruising in ease, comfort and safety.
Ron Swanson was famed for his cruising yacht designs and the Swanson 40 is regarded as the pinnacle of his design heritage.
If you have been looking at an Island Packet or a Zeston this boat compares well.
The inventory is absolutely complete and of the highest specification and includes all offshore needs, radar, genset, bowthruster, air conditioning, life raft plus more.
The light airy well ventilated interior features a superb shipwright fitout in celery top pine.
The masthead cutter rig includes two Profurl furlers and the 2008 mainsail has batcars for ease of handling.
The boat has been continually upgraded and maintained. She is kept on a marina to ensure close detailed attention to her condition.
Suits an owner who appreciates the difference between a serious high quality build and design compared to many of today's inferior mass production builds.
Only a fully detailed inventory can start to tell the full story.
This high quality yacht would cost $600,000 to build today. In the owners words... There are many more items of detail that could be listed, but a journey through the boat is more appropriate for those who will appreciate.
Engine Make : Bukh
Horse Power : 48
Fuel Type : Diesel
Steering : Edson Wheel mechanical
Fuel Capacity : 500
Propeller : Feathering 3 blade Ausostream
Designer : Ron Swanson
Water (Potable) Capacity : 360 L
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP/ core
Length : 40 feet
Length : 12.2 M
Length Waterline : 10.4 M
Beam/Width : 3.6 M
Draft : 1.8 M
Keel/Ballast : Moulded long fin/ 4.3 ton lead
Number of Helms : 1 x wheel.
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Room : 1 x Bukh 48hp DV48 with feathering 3 blade Autostream s/steel
Number of Batteries : 4 x 12v ah Geltech.
Number of Fuel Tanks : 3
Steering System : Edson Wheel mechanical
Bow Thruster : Side Power 7hp.
Accommodation Notes : 3 cabins
Number of Berths : 5
Number of Showers : 1
Shower Type : Enclosed hot and cold.
Number of Toilets : 2
Toilet Type : 1 x Electrosan + 1 x manual.
Air Conditioning : In saloon and galley.
Stove : Broadwater + oven + microwave.
Refrigeration : 2 Fridge/ Freezer
Number of Sinks : Double s/steel.
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : GMC CD/ AM/ FM
Anchor / Winch : 40lb Plough with 76m chain. Muir VRC 1200 electric.
Bilge Pump : Electric + Sensor, Engine and manual, 3 total.
Mast/Rigging : Masthead sloop/cutter. Alloy mast and boom. S/steel rigging 2002.
Sail Inventory : Main - Olympic 2008 with Batt Cars. Genoa - Yankee. Jib - Staysail. 2 x Profurl Jib Furling, Boom Brake. Lazyjacks Boom Bag.
Electrics : Internal - 12v with dimmers. Heart Interface Inverter/ Charger. 2 x 55w solar panels. Shore power, 4.8KVA genset.
Electronics Navigation : Raymarine ST60 Sounder, Log, Wind. Autohelm Autopilot. Colour PLotter + 24m radar. Plastimo compass.
Covers : Solid bimini.
Safety Gear : Danbuoy, First Aid kit, 8 man liferaft, fire extinguishers, lifejackets.
Has Navigation Lights : Incl Tricolour.
Radio : GME VHF & Koden 8528 HF 55B.
Remarks : Outboard davit.
For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater office. For inventory and high resolution photos, call +61 2 9999 3311 or email us at sales@dbyboatsales. Com. Au