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ICW friendly, 6 ' draft, the raised salon Oyster 53 Moondance is currently cruising in New England. Created by the Oyster Design Team, with hull lines by Rob Humphreys, the Oyster 53 emulates her larger sister, the 56, setting new standards of performance, style and comfort. Moondance is hull 46 built by McDell Marine in Auckland New Zealand She is in excellent condition and has been continually upgraded. No expense has been spared in her maintenance. For the last eight years Moondance had been captain maintained and used only in the summers in New England. She is hauled winterized and covered for eight months of the year. A personal inspection is highly recommended !
Stuart Yacht Sales would love to guide you through a personal showing of this 53' Oyster Oyster 53 Raised Salon 2005. This yacht for sale is located in Newport, Rhode Island and priced at $599,000. For a showing please contact us by filling out the form on this page and we will get back to you shortly!
Oyster 53 Raised Salon
Yanmar 4JH3 HTE
3069 HRS 100 HP
The American red cherry joinery styling is designed to be modern and coordinated whilst remaining practical and durable at sea. Essential features are: sculpted fiddles and grab rails, shadow gap joints between joinery panels, Oyster custom knobs for lockers and drawers. Four cabins and two heads Seven berths Deck saloon and coach roof curtains in white. Four Hella fans
With double berth offset from the centerline with lee cloths. Dressing table and large hanging locker, with abundant drawer and locker space. Large Lewmar hatch with blind and bug screen 20" Sharp Aquos TV mounted at end of bed Ensuite head on port with Quietflush electric toilet new 2014, washbasin, and separate shower stall Both forward head and aft heads can be switched via 3 way valve to be fresh or salt water flushed. Hella fan AC controls
Cockpit table in stainless steel and teak Cockpit table cover 2011 Cockpit cushions 2011 Spray hood with front opening window SS grab rail and drink holder on pedestal Sestrel Major 6" compass Wheel and pedestal cover 2011 Dodger 2011 new eisenglass 2017 Bimini with side curtains 2011
75lb CQR anchor 190’ G4 chain 2017 Fortress FX 55 anchor with 25’ of chain and 200’ of rode Lewmar Ocean 3 vertical capstan type 24v electric anchor windlass Lewmar deck hatches with Ocean Air Skyscreens Gebo opening hull ports with screens Teak quarter pushpit seats Freshwater hot/cold deck shower Lazarette with twin stainless steel gas struts Simpson Series 7 S300 tall electric davits SS mooring cleats and cockpit cleats Additional aft fairleads Docklines and five fenders including two Avon inflatable fenders with air pump Maine point fleece fender covers 2013 Fenderboards and passerelle Boat hook Bosun chair Deck brush BBQ cover 2011 Life sling cover 2011 Mast boot cover 2011 Winter boat cover with frame
24 v electrical ships supply Mastervolt Alpha alternator regulator Mass Sine inverter 24/1500 for computer and icemaker Mass Sine inverter 24/2500 for general 110 use 50 amp 240v shore power inlet in aft deck locker 240 volt / 120 volt AC electrical system with volt and amp meters AC/DC electrical panel 120 volt outlets in every cabin Eight 6 volt Lifeline AGM house batteries totaling 440 amps at 24 volts Two 12 volt AGM starting batteries for Yanmar 12 volt AGM starting battery for generator Battery parallel switch between engine and generator batteries Two Mastervolt mass 24/100 60 hz chargers Mastervolt Masterlink MICC inverter /charger control with battery monitoring system Xantrex Truecharge 2 TC4012 40 amp 12 volt battery charger for engine and generator batteries Two 50‘ 240 volt 50 amp shore power cords All lightbulbs were replaced with LED bulbs 2013
Yanmar 4JH3 HTE 4 cylinder 100hp diesel engine Maxprop 3 blade 22" feathering propeller Ambassador rope cutter Twin Racor filters and changeover system to engine fuel supply Twin alternators: 55amp 12v alternator that is wired to charge the engine start battery and second unit is a high output 175amp 24v alternator that charges the domestic battery bank Steipner tunnel bow thruster Cruisair Turbo air conditioning three units, 2 x 16000BTU and 1 x 12000 BTU, with SMX digital controls 2012 Henderson MKV double action manual bilge pump Heyco tool kit Various spares Thrust bearing New injectors for Yanmar 2014 Walker WF 5000 fuel Seps for Yanmar and generator 2016 Jabsco engine room blower with custom sound insulation 2016 Westerbeke BTD10kw generator with 2340 hrs New heat exchanger for generator 2016 New injectors for generator 2015 New water pump for generator 2016 New hush box insulation for generator 2016 New engine room door insulation 2016 Shaft and rudder post lubbers
Sharp Aquos 22" LCD TV in saloon Sharp Aquos 20" LCD TV in aft cabin Fusion stereo system for saloon and cockpit Pioneer stereo with CD DVD for aft cabin
To port with Quietflush electric toilet 2014, washbasin, it has a curtain for the shower area.
Centerline double berth and watertight bulkhead door Drawer storage under berth, hanging locker and overhead lockers. Hatch with blind and screen. Hella fan AC controls Seat on portside
Avonite galley counter tops Storage in lockers for pots and pans. Drawers for cutlery and lockers for food. Oyster Wedgwood china, Sheffield stainless steel cutlery Sea Recovery 40 GPH water maker rebuilt 2017 including new membranes and boost pump Force 10 FT645PR propane stove 4 burner 2015 New Frigoboat air cooled refrigeration system 2011 Frigoboat dual compressor freezer system with keel cooler and variable speed controllers Whale Gulper 220 galley sump pump Dual stainless steel sinks Sharp carousel microwave oven New galley faucet 2014 Propane solenoid switch with Red LED in galley Magma Catalina propane stainless BBQ 2011 mounted on stern rail New aluminum propane tanks 10lbs each 2017 Raritan ice maker with in line water filter 2018 (in crew cabin)
GRP hull is laid up single skin with structural stringers and floors to Lloyds approved design specification. Deck structure molded in GRP with balsa core for strength and insulation, featuring Oyster's renowned deck saloon profile with eyebrow detail. Sugarscoop transom trimmed with teak Fold down stainless steel boarding ladder Whitlock Lewmar wheel steering Emergency tiller steering Watertight bulkhead to forward cabin for use as a collision bulkhead Fin keel with modified bulb with externally attached lead ballast Teak deck and varnished cap rail
White painted aluminum Formula spar with double spreaders Sloop rigged with electric in mast furling ICW compatible rig Main halyard winch and clutch Removable inner fore stay for cutter rig on ratchet Harken MK 3 headsail furling gear Harken backstay adjuster Wichard folding pad eyes for pole downhaul Basic spinnaker gear, with single pole, halyard, topping lift and sheets Second spinnaker halyard and clutch Lewmar ST 64 electric primaries Lewmar ST 48 electric main sheet Lewmar ST 48 manual secondary winches Two Lewmar ST 48 manual halyard winches Lewmar ST16 traveler winches Windex at masthead Deck light on mast Tri color light on masthead with LED bulb Anchor light with LED bulb
To port with opening desk top, drawers, computer and electronics Raymarine ST 600 R wireless smart controller for AP Sirius weather S3G AP compass with MARPA function on radar SSB ready with ground plate and insulated aft stay HP computer with Nobeltec Nav software, Garmin GS17 GPS built in LCD monitor at nav station Raymarine 260 VHF 2015 New VHF antenna 2015 Raymarine E 120w radar chart plotter at nav station 2012 Raymarine E 140w in cockpit navpod 2012 Raymarine 4 kw color radar 2012 AIS send and receive 2012 Raymarine RN 300 GPS Raymarine ST 6002 smart pilot control 2011 Raymarine type 2 dual linear arm AP drive units rebuilt 2016 Raymarine ST 60 wind and close hauled wind instrument Raymarine ST 60 depth Raymarine ST 60 speed Raymarine multi instrument at nav station KVH M5 TracVision satellite TV 2011 Iridium Sat phone Fusion MS AV 700 stereo system 2012 New cockpit stereo speakers 2012 Weems and Plath brass clock and barometer 2016 2 Direct TV receivers
Drawers and locker storage, great access to port side of engine Single berth or work counter top
6 man Winslow life raft (recent inspection/certification) Life raft has EPIRB (recent inspection/certification) in aft deck locker Ditch bag with EPIRB 2012 in aft deck locker ACR Epirb 2012 mounted on stern rail with hydrostatic release (recent inspection/certification) 8 Life jackets 2 Safety harnesses Jon Buoy MOM 2012 mounted on stern rail (recent inspection/certification) 4 ABC fire extinguishers Automatic fire extinguisher in engine compartment Life sling mounted on stern rail Medical kit Flares including new battery operated flare Air horn Hydraulic bolt cutters
Doyle 2009 Tri radial cut mainsail Tri radial cut genoa Dolphin Pentex Tri radial cut staysail Dolphin storm jib UK sail makers: 165% MPS and ATN sock Sails are cleaned,inspected, and stored at North Sails, RI yearly
Featuring an opening table with glass and bottle stowage underneath and mat finish. Large dining area to starboard, outboard of which are a pair of lockers and a central shelf to the hullport. To port is a settee. Forward is locker door with Splendide slim line washer /dryer. Above the washer/dryer cabinet is the wine glass cabinet. Also above the locker mounted on the bulkhead is a Sharp 22" Aquos TV which swings out for viewing. Forward facing saloon windows open for ventilation.
To starboard with upper and lower berths with lee cloths. Lewmar hatch with blind and screen Hanging locker, drawers and cabinets Hella fan
206 gallons fuel in GRP tank 175 gallons water in GRP tank Tank tender for fuel and water tanks, in addition to standard dipsticks Gravity discharge holding tank to forward and aft heads with Wema gauges Nautic 10.5 gal hot water heater 2014 Jabsco Dual Sensor max water pressure system 2014 Whale Gulper 220 shower sump pumps 2015 Whale Grey sump pump tanks with solid state float switches Flojet Quad II 4.5 gpm wash down pump in anchor locker with 3 way valve to change from salt to fresh water 2011 Rule 2000 GPH automatic bilge pump 2016 Jabsco 260 GPH automatic bilge pump Whale Gusher 10 MK3 manual bilge pump New sanitation hoses 2012 Wema holding tank monitors rebuilt 2012
Walker Bay 310 Rib with 20hp Honda 2013 Dual bridle system for lifting on to davits
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