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Lying: Ipswich, Suffolk
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Ipswich, Suffolk


Gulfstar / 50

3 (exc saloon)


50'9 ft / 15.47 m

Boat Description

Live aboard for sale UK. Gulfstar 50 Center cockpit fin keel blue water cruiser for sale, This Gulfstar 50 has had a Complete refit/remodelling by a pro team using the best equipment to the highest standard. Apart from the mast and the GRP hull and superstructure everything has been stripped out and replaced making her the perfect long distance passage maker and live aboard.  Extremely highly equipped from her 3 fridge/freezers, ice maker and washing machine to her sophisticated heating and cooling systems, electronics, joinery and shear functional design. Only being sold due to a change in circumstances this vessel is available for viewing by appointment only. Read on for the extensive full specification . 
  All serious offers will be considered  
Price: £145,000
Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: Dream
Make: Gulfstar
Model: 50
Year: 1986
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Gulfstar Yachts
Designer: Vince & Richard Lazarra
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel
Length: 50 ft / 15.24 m
Length Overall: 50'9 ft / 15.47 m
Waterline Length: 45'7 ft / 13.89 m
Beam: 13'8 ft / 4.18 m
Max Draft: 6 ft / 1.83 m
Min Draft: 5'11 ft / 1.80 m
Displacement: 20,000 kg
Cabin Headroom: 6'5 ft / 1.96 m
Dry Weight: 17,500 kg
Ballast: 5,250 kg
Electrical Circuit: 12 V
Double Berths: 4
Cabins Count: 3
Engines / Speed
Engines: 1
Make: Yanmar
Model: 4JH(2)
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 75hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 4 Blade, Folding
Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 7 kn
Maximum Speed: 9 kn
Displacement Type: Full Load
Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 600 L
Fuel Tank Material: Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 800 L
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 90 L
Holding Tank Material: Plastic
Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers, Center Cockpit, Other
Convertible Saloon Indicator: 1
More Info : Owners many photos of upgrades and general views
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Precious Marine Ltd
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Woolverstone, Ipswich, Suffolk, GB, IP9 1AS
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Things you need to know first
As a strong passage maker and liveaboard this fine vessel is not a project and only awaits your personal touch. 
This Gulfstar 50 CC was purchased with the intention to keep and that is why it is so highly equipped.
Over 8 years the hull was firstly stripped back to skeleton and then using better than original equipment the boat was painstakingly restored with the aim of sailing the world.
Designed to meet every possible scenario this boat has been and to use the owners words "over engineered" to give the maximum strength and reliability.
On your first visit you will be amazed at the technical and practical level to which this boat has been prepared.
You will of course should you decide to proceed meet the owners who will guide you through their pride and joy assuring you that all the knowledge of the build and how it works is fully passed on leaving you fully in control.       

8 berths in two cabins plus saloon. 
 Large forward head / wet room with shower, electric toilets and ample storage space.
Saloon table and seating area which can convert to a double berth opposite a bench sofa which can also convert to a double berth.
V berth contains brand new custom marine mattress, private access to forward head and large wardrobe storage along with ample shelf space.
Large deep and comfortable centre cockpit.
Private / master accommodation in the self-contained double aft cabin with en-suite, brand new custom marine mattress, ample shelf space, cupboards and wardrobe.
Brand new Marine Tuft carpet throughout.  
Chart table doubles as wine cellar.
2 x Tecma electric silent flush toilets (forward and aft).
2 x stand up showers (forward and aft) with separate grey waste whale tanks.
Fresh water system: 
Fresh water (800 litres) supplies 3 showers (forward aft and deck).
Water system is pumped through the boat with a duo high pressure water system/pump.
45Lt electric calorifier.
Brand new: Vetus 12KW (8KVA).
680 cold cranking amp battery (dedicated for generator).
Air Conditioning:
 Two Dometic Cruisair air conditioning / reverse hot air systems that feed the saloon / forward area and aft cabin with individual thermostatic controls.
 Heating System: 
Hurricane hydronic 12V diesel underfloor heating system with 3 individual zones controlled by 2 individual thermostats (forward aft cabins and saloon).
The Hurricane unit also supplies unlimited hot water throughout the boat.
2 x 1.7KW 1 x 3.5KW Kalori underfloor heating matrix’s.
Integrated dishwasher (galley).
Zanussi washing machine (engine bay).
Ice maker (engine bay).
Inverter microwave oven (galley).
Broadwater Marine Stove - Gas oven / grill / 4 burner hob.
3 x extra large Waeco cold machines (fridge / freezers).
Brand new Hoover.
Garmin 5000 series colour touch screen chart plotter / radar / sonar / fish finder / connected to the CCTV.
ICOM SSB (rear backstay has isolators and acts as the antenna).
Pactor Modem connected to SSB.
Tac Tik wireless instruments in helm / aft cabin / saloon.
Garmin Reactor 40 Hydraulic Autopilot with Simrad Hydraulic Ram (spare Ram) and Garmin GHC 20 control/display.
Hik Vision NVR CCTV with 6 x 4 megapixel cameras monitoring the boat.
Raytheon Raychart 620 chart plotter in saloon (at chart table).
Sharp LC 32inch smart TV with Glomex antenna. Wall mounted in saloon and wired to CCTV.
12V Bluetooth stereo system with AV:Link speaker selectors + 10 x Bose speakers.
Alfa wide coverage USB wireless adaptor / antenna system (wifi).
Rigging and Sails
Brand new Production Performance Cruise Premium Mainsail in woven VEKTRON fabric.   
Fully battened (Kemp) with sail bag.
Ronstan ballside car system for easy hoisting and safe reefing.
Brand new Production Performance Cruise Genoa in premium High-Tenacity Polyester Fabric (Kemp) on Furlex 400s.
Mast completely refurbed:
Mast steps, Spreaders,
Wiring, brand new mast deck plate.
Mounted on mast:
Glomex antenna,
VHF antenna,
Deck lights,
Tri colour,
Steaming light,
Spreader lights,
Windex and Tac Tik wind transducer. 
Running Rigging 
Brand new dyneema halyards,
Brand new sheets.
All warps,
Spare mooring lines and rigging including fender ropes are brand new. 8 x fenders and 2 x ball fenders.
Hull, Deck, Safety and Canvas
3/4 inch GRP hull 
GRP decks and superstructure.
Wheel steering: in Center Cockpit, cable driven. 
12V 240V Sonihull Anti foul system.
Custom metallic gold paint.
Rocna 33kg – brand new – never been used with 110m of chain.
CQR 85lb – with 40m of chain and 40m of anchor warp.
Danforth 601b.
Lofrans windless 1500w 12v 125amp (deck controls and cockpit control).
Bow thruster: 
Craftsman marine 95 (thrust) 12 (v) 5.95kw.
500 amp hour battery bank dedicated to windlass and bow thruster with it’s own 12v smart charger (Prot....
Full Specifications

Length:50'9 ft / 15.47 m
Length at Waterline:45'7 ft / 13.89 m
Beam:13'8 ft / 4.18 m
Displacement:20,000 kg
Num Engines:1
Engine Make/Model:Yanmar 4JH(2)
Fuel Type:Diesel
Bow Thruster:Yes
Designer:Vince & Richard Lazarra
Keel:Fin Keel
Max Speed:9 kn
Cruising Speed:7 kn
Num Cabins:3
Num Heads:2
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