A great opportunity to purchase a Princess 23M with twin MAN D2840 LE404 1300hp engines that has been lovingly maintained.
Her interior is finished with the must have high gloss cherry wood with cream leather up-grade and benefits from a full beam master cabin with Jacuzzi, 3 further en-suite cabins and a twin aft crew cabin all fully air-conditioned.
Manufacturer Provided Description
The Princess 23M is the ultimate family boat with her highly sociable lay-out. The saloon is light and spacious and accommodation comprises full-width owner's stateroom, a large forward stateroom and two further en-suite guest cabins. She is also the ultimate long-distance cruiser for dedicated sailors. Faultless seakeeping, power-assisted hydraulic steering, high-speed rudders, a bow thruster and electronic engine controls make this boat a delight to sail.
Power-assisted hydraulic steering system 20hp bow thruster Dual station colour radar, chartplotter, GPS Autopilot Dual station VHF with DSC Telescopic passerelle with remote control Flybridge tender/wetbike crane (also spans transom platform) Stern garage with electrically operated door Stern rope mooring winches Reversible anchor winch Remote control searchlight 22.5kW diesel generator Air conditioning (97000 btu) with digital controls in all cabins Saloon TV/DVD with hi-fi and surround-sound system Galley, saloon and flybridge refrigerators Deep freeze and icemaker Dishwasher Utility room with washing machine/dryer and storage Vacuum WC system with holding tank Electrically opening doors to both side decks Fully fitted crew cabin Teak side and cockpit decks
AFT COCKPIT DECK * Self-draining * Teak-laid deck * Upholstered seating * Deck lighting * Cockpit cover * Sternline docking winches port and starboard * Stainless-steel handrails * Telescopic remote control passerelle (3.5m) * Speakers from saloon CD/stereo system * Transom bathing platform with dinghy/wetbike storage facilities and foldaway swimming ladder, hot and cold shower, teak sole and deck light * Transom garage with electro-hydraulic lift to door (also access from hatch in cockpit seat) * Door leading to crew cabin, utility area and engine room area from side deck.FLYBRIDGE * Helm position featuring hydraulically raised instrument console with repeat engine instrumentation * Power-assisted hydraulic steering * Adjustable steering wheel * Electronic engine controls * Rudder position indicator * Bow thruster controls * Trim tab controls * Anchor winch remote control * VHF R/T with DSC * Repeat autopilot controls * Furuno 1943 colour radar and chartplotter/GPS repeater with full control facilities * Echo sounder and log * Electronic compass * Searchlight remote control * Horn * Intercom * Bilge pump visual and audible warning indicators
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM 24 Volt: 4 x heavy-duty batteries for engine starting and windlass operation (105AH each) * 4 x heavy-duty auxiliary batteries (200AH each) * Engine alternators charge via diode system to isolate engine start batteries from auxiliaries * 80-amp 24v float battery charger plus 2 x 60-amp 24v float load supply units – charger connected to both battery banks * Remote battery master switches with control switch at main switch panel * Circuit breakers on all circuits * 24-12v dropper for certain navigation and radio circuits. 220/240 Volt: 22.5kW diesel generator in own soundproof shield with water-cooled and specially silenced exhaust * Automatic fire extinguisher situated by generator linked to main fire extinguisher system * 2 x 50-amp shore support inlets * Generator/shore support change-over switches * Polarity check system * Earth leakage safety trip, circuit breakers on all circuits * Power points in owner’s stateroom (2), port and starboard cabins, galley (2 double), saloon area (2), dining area, forward stateroom (2), crew cabin and utility room.
GALLEY * Avonite (or similar) worktop * Halogen/ceramic 4-ring hob * Extractor fan * Combination microwave/conventional oven with grill * Twin-bowl stainless-steel sinks with mixer tap * Full height refrigerator with door and drawers, separate drawer style deep freeze * Dishwasher * Trash compactor * Overhead and concealed lighting * 2 double 240v power points * Drawers and storage cupboards * Fire extinguisher * Laid timber floor * Air conditioning outlet * Sliding bar aperture to saloon * Electrically operated door to side deck.
FIRE EXTINGUISHERS * Automatic/manual override fire extinguishers in engine room and generator space with warning system at both helm positions and incorporating engine air vent closure system * Hand-operated fire extinguishers in owner’s stateroom, forward guest cabin, port and starboard cabins, galley, utility room, lower helm position and crew cabin * Separate automatic fire extinguisher fitted in electrical space. BILGE PUMPS * 6 x automatic electric bilge pumps with manual override in accommodation area (2), engine room (2) and lazarette (2) * Electric bilge pumps have controls and warning lights at lower helm and warning light with audible alarm at flybridge helm * Manually operated high-capacity pump with valve system and additional suction points in lazarette, engine room and other accommodation areas.
POWER AND DRIVE SYSTEMS * Soundproofed engine room * High-volume air intakes * Engine room extractor fans with electronic time delay * Water-cooled exhaust silencers * Raw water flow failure light and audible alarm at the flybridge and lower helm stations * Solid engine beds integrally moulded with hull for strength and vibration absorption * Fore and aft engine room bulkheads also integrally bonded * Engines flexibly mounted * Automatic fire extinguishers with manual override and warning system at both helm positions * Automatic electric bilge pumps with manual back-up system * Engine room lighting * Engine room access located from the side deck under the flybridge stairs * Propeller shafts in Temet with flexible shaft logs * 5-bladed propellers in nickel aluminium bronze * High-speed balanced rudders * Cathodic protection for sterngear * Sterngear, engines, fuel tanks, filters etc all electrically bonded * Power-assisted hydraulic steering system * Electronic engine and gear shift controls * 20hp electric bow thruster with dual-station controls (with 2 additional 130AH batteries linked to engine start batteries) * Electro-hydraulic trim tabs.
HULL, DECK AND SUPERSTRUCTURE * Modified deep V hull with moulded spray rails and incorporating propeller tunnels for improved propulsive efficiency and reduced draft * Hand-laid glass-fibre construction with isophthalic gelcoat backed by initial lay-up of powder-bound matt and isopthalic resin * Integrally bonded girder stiffening system * Standard finish white high-gloss gelcoat * GRP/balsa core/PVC foam sandwich construction for deck and superstructure for strength and high-thermal insulation * Moulded non-slip surfaces to flybridge * Side decks with bulwarks and freeing ports * Teak-laid foredeck, side decks and cockpit * Hull antifouled.
DECK FITTINGS * Reversible electric anchor winch with foredeck, main helm and flybridge controls * Stemhead roller with automatic anchor launch and retrieve * Bow rope stowage locker * Freshwater deck/anchor wash (with both foredeck and transom outlets) * Coachroof sunbed recess with cushions * Stainless-steel bow, stern, transom and spring cleats (2 pairs) * Stainless steel pulpit and guard rails * Forward coachr....
|Engine Make/Model:||Man D2840 LE403|
|Hull Material:||Modified Vee|