Classic Wooden Gentlemans Flybridge Cruiser


Price
AU $149,000 Huge price reduction Finance
Currency
Length
52' 0" - 15.85m
Use
Cruising, Live Aboard
Vessel Location
KOGARAH BAY SYDNEY NSW Insurance
Launch Year
1958
Hull Material
Timber

WE HAVE FOR SALE "ANTARES" A GENTLEMANS BRIDGEDECK WITH FLYBRIDGE CRUISER OF 52 FT LENGTH THAT IS A DELIGHT WITH 9 BERTHS IN 3 STATEROOMS. THERE IS A SEPERATE GALLEY, WITH BREAKFAST BAR, DINNING ROOM /LOUNGE ROOM
, SEPERATE BATHROOM/TOILET, AND BRIDGEDECK FLYBRIDGE.
THE BRIDGEDECK HOLDS ABOUT 20 PEOPLE, AND OFFERS A 360 DEGREE VIEW OF EVERYTHING HAPPENING IN YOUR VICINITY, WIT GLASS WINDOWS AND DOORS WITH WINDOWS THAT OPEN UP TO OFFER LOTS OF BREEZE FROM ANY DIRECTION OF THE COMPASS.
THE BRIDGEDECK OFFERS THE STEERING AS WELL AS THE FLYBRIDGE, AND OFFERS ACOMFORTABLE STEERING POSITION WITHTWO WAY RADIO A LARGE SIZE G. P. S. /WATERSPEED/DEBTH/LOG/PLUS MANY OTHER FEATURES.
"ANTARES"WAS AWARDED A HERITAGE LISTING FROM THE NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM ANTARES HAS FULL HEIGTH HEADROOM THROUGHOUT THE BOAT AND MAKES IT EASY FOR TALL PEPLE
ANTARES WAS DESIGNED BY A NAVAL ARCHITECT "ROUX"DESIGNS AND BUILT BY SHIPWEIGHT MR BILL ROGERS AT MAYFIELD NEWCASTLE IN NSW IT IS WHERE THE WOOLWORTHS SUPERMARKET IS TODAY. SHE WAS LAUNCHED IN 1958 AND MOORED AT VALENTINE, ON LAKE MACQUARIE UNTIL BEING SOLD TO THE TRAVERS FAMILY SO ONLY TWO OWNERS
ANTARES IS POWERED BY TWIN 215 COMMINS V6 DIESELS AND HAS ONLY 1000 HOURS ON EACH ENGINE IN A SEPERATE ABOUT 5 FT HIGH ENGINE ROOM UNDERNEATH THE BRIDGEDECK, THAT ALSO HOLDS A HOTWATER HEATER, GAUGES FOR SOLAR PANELS FOR BOTH 12 VOLT AND 24 VOLT BATTERY SYSTEMS. THAT ARE USED FOR DIFFERENT APPLICATIONS THROUGHT THE BOAT
ANTARES ALSO HAS A SEPERATE 240 VOLT ONAN MARINE GENSET GENERATOR USED TO POWER 240 VOLT LIGHTING THROUGHT THE CRUISER, TO RUN FRIDGES, LIGHTS POWER TOOLS ETC, THERE ARE ALSO 12 VOLT AND 24 VOLT LIGHTS THROUGHT THE CRUISER AND THE ANCHOR WINCH RUNS OFF THE 24 VOLTS YOU CAN ALSO RUN OFF SHORE POWER THAT COMMECTS TO ALL POWERPOINTS ON THE CRUISER
ANTARES HAS A LARGE FLYBRIDGE ON TOP OF THE BRIDGEDECK OFFERING A STEERING POSITION WITH COMPASS AND SEPERATE CONTROLS FOR BOTH ENGINES, ALSO OFFERING A PANARAMIC VIEW FOR 360 DEGREES, VIEWS. THERE IS ALSO A BIMINI TOP TO KEEP YOU COVERED FROM THE SUN.
ANTARES ALSO HAS A STAINLESS STEEL DAVITT TO LOAD THE 11 FT ALUMINIUM DINGY AND MOTOR ON THE AFT DECK WHEN YOU TRAVEL OFFSHORE.
ANTARES HAS A NEALLY FULL WIDTH TEAK BOARDING LADDER AT THE AFT END TO LOAD PEOPLE FROM A DINGY ON THE WATER OR THERE IS A STAINLESS STEEL BOARDING LADDER ON EACH SIDE SO YOU CAN BOARD FROM THE WHARF OR FLOATING PONTOON
ANTARES IS A VERY COMFORTABLE BOAT OFFSHORE GIVING A VERY COMFORTABLE SPEED WITH GREAT CONTROL WITH HER TWIN DIESEL ENGINES AND LARGE BALANCED RUDDERS AND LONG LENGTH
ANTARES IN CLOSE QUARTERS WILL TURN IN ITS OWN LENGTH MAKING GOOD CONTROL FOR THE HELSPERSON
ANTARES WOULD PROVIDE YPU WITH A SUBSTANTIAL ENONOMICAL LIVE ON BOARD CRUISER OR A ON THE WATER OFFICE /ACCOMODATION
YOU CAN USE IT FOR WEEKS OR MONTHS AT A TIME OR TO JUST GO DOWN FOR A DAYS OUTING

ANTARES IS ON A MOORING ON KOGARAH BAY ON THE GEORGES RIVER BUT COULD BE MOORED ANYWHERE

ANTARES IS ON THE MARKET FOR $195,000


Price
AU $149,000 Huge price reduction    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
ANTARES
Boat Reference
KD52
Launch Year
1958
Length
52' 0" - 15.85m
Beam
16 FT
Draft
4 FT
Displacement
22 TONS
Vessel Location
Kogarah Bay Sydney Nsw
Region
New South Wales
HIN
TBA
Registration
KD477N
Rego Expiry
04/02/2019
Designer
ROUX DESIGNS NAVY DESIGNER
Builder
BILL RENOYLDS
Hull Material
Timber
Decks Material
TIMBER
Engine
TWIN V6 DIESELS
Engine Make
Cummins
Number Engines
2
Horsepower
2 BY 225 HP V 6 DIESELS
Fuel Type
DIESEL
Engine Hours
1000 HOURS ON EACH
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
1000 HOURS
Fuel Consumption
4 LITERS PER HOUR
Max Speed
9 KNOTS
Cruise Speed
6 KNOTS
Thrusters
NO
Genset
YES
Fuel
500 GALLS
Water
500 GALLS
Dinghy
YES
Outboard
YES
Covers
NO
Accommodation
9 BERTH IN 3 STATEROOMS
Cabins
3 CABINS
Berths
9
Shower
YES
Toilet
YES
Entertainment
YES
Air-Con
NO
Galley
FULL SIZE GALLEY
Refrigeration
YES
Freezer
YES
Stove
4 BURNER WITH GRILLER AND OVEN
Water-Maker
NO
Hot Water
YES
Ground Tackle
YES
Safety Gear
YES
Bilge Pumps
YES
Life Raft
YES
Epirb
YES
Life Jackets
YES
Flares
YES
Fire Protection
YES
Electrics
TWO WAY RADIO, G. P. S,
Electronics / Navigation
YES
Deck Gear
FOOT OPERATED ANCHOR WINCH
Remarks
THIS IS A OUTSTANDING WOODEN BOAT PART OF THE SYDNEY MARITIME HISTORIC VESSELS

CONTACT DETAILS
Name
ken travers
Telephone
City / Suburb
sydney
State
NSW
Country
Australia


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