This 65’ Viking Princess is magnificent to behold, immaculate and polished to a high standard. The sleek aggressive lines of this modern express are a reflection of her agile and efficient performance. Boarding from the immaculate teak sole aft deck you will first encounter port and starboard oversize sun decks adjacent to the centerline entry. Discreetly nestled under the sun pads are the entries to port and starboard “dual garages” along with separate entry to the Generator Room, Laundry, Utility area and Engine Room compartment companionway.
In line with today’s typical Owner Operator use profile, the european style crew area was configured by the Viking Princess Factory to a full-size home style laundry, dedicated Generator Room (with 2, low time, factory installed 27KW ONAN-Generators, a utility work area all with reverse cycle A/C.
This area has ample storage, tool boxes, and a large lazzarette with generator room water-maker etc. The Bosch washing machine and Bosch dryer units are located in this area for easy access. Entry into the engine room from Utility area is forward through a bulk head doorway with a water tight door.
From the aft sun pad area moving forward through a Strataglass enclosure is the spacious bridge deck entertainment area. This area includes a large U-shaped seating area with dining table to starboard and an opposing L-shaped settee and service bar, bar-b-qua, bar-sink, ice maker and over-sized custom refrigerated drink chest to port.
The starboard helm features include a double width electric adjustable, captain seating with additional seating on the port side for two more companions. The helm and huge main deck salon is fully air-conditioned by a significantly “over-specced” air-conditioning system, with the helm featuring the latest Electronic Caterpillar “Single Lever” engine controls, 360 degree visibility, with port and starboard retractable electric windows either side of the captain’s and companion chairs.
A custom electronics package provides the captain with all necessary instruments at his finger tips. Finally, a retractable canvas soft top sunroof can be opened to allow sun and fresh air into this area.
Forward and centerline is the entry hatch to the lower salon and sleeping quarters which features an entirely new (2015/16 soft-goods, bathrooms, bedding and all carpets interior) carpeted teak and cherry wood flooring and feature walls throughout.
The lower areas are finished in beautiful hi-gloss cherry wood and rich upholstery materials in colors of off-white linen and coffee accent colors, set off with all new custom light coffee textured carpet.
The lower galley is to starboard opposite the large U-shaped settee and extending cherry custom table that can seat up to 10, while to port, the galley features a Sub-Zero 700 BC refrigerator/freezer drawer unit, 3-burner ceramic top stove, Sharp Carousel convection oven, hidden over head extraction fan, additional refrigeration, stainless steel sink with garbage disposal and generous storage throughout.
Tabula Rasa is fitted with Global Satcom, Internet, AIS Position Reporting and Direct TV (with multi-jurisdiction receivers on board) providing TV signals to 3 TV’s: The salon features a large Toshiba flat screen TV, located forward of the galley on the starboard side with a powerful Surround Sound Theater System. The entire salon area benefits from a large skylight located centerline allowing for a flood of natural daylight to brighten up the entire area and by night it has a special warm blue glow lighting system.
On the starboard side of the yacht, under the microwave cabinetry, is an additional cherry cabinet, that holds the controls for the yachts Sound System. It is extremely powerful, with many speakers and huge sub-woofer; there is i-phone connectivity and/or blue-tooth control of the music and volume. The system is set up for two zones - inside and outside rear deck
Staterooms and Heads
- there are 3 Staterooms and 3 full ensuite heads.
The VIP stateroom with a private ensuite head is forward in the bow featuring a centerline queen size bed, drawer storage, recessed lighting, TV, DVD, Direct Satellite TV and many draws, cabinets and a hanging locker with additional shelves, SMX AC/Heat thermostat controls. The private head is equipped with a custom, circular shower, toilet, with sounding are featuring new, Mosaic Italian tile, overhead and other hidden lighting, vanity/sink with overhead and underneath storage, and teak and holly sole.
The Guest stateroom is aft of the entry stairs companionway on the port side with over/under single bunks in a crossover configuration and a private entry to its own ensuite head. stateroom, like all other areas of the is yeah, has its own SMX AC/Heat thermostat controls. The guest ensuite head has two doors (one from stateroom, and one from the salon, so that this full, ensuite head may double as the day head. The head features a custom circular shower stall with teak sole, toilet, vanity sink and recessed lighting.
The Master stateroom is aft of the salon on the starboard side. The queen size bed is set at an angle to centerline. This allows for a walk around island bed. The master features a two large hanging locker, over a dozen draws, 3 overhead bins, and a loner storage cabinet. There is flat screen TV, DVD, Direct Satellite TV hidden behind a retractable electric mirror, SMX AC/Heat thermostat controls. A second Master Stateroom dedicated Alpine surround sound systems installed to the right of the center line bed. All woodwork is immaculate, cherry high gloss cabinetry. The ensuite master head features a large teak soled shower with new custom Mosaic Italian tile, large vanity and sink complimented by recessed lighting, mirrored wall and a teak and holly sole. Teak, fixtures, cabinetry all new or shows like new.
The main electronics distribution panel is located between the aft staterooms, adjacent to the staircase.
The boat, hatches, bilges and entry points are fully alarmed to a Global Wifi based alarm system - the alarm is intelligent* and monitored. *Can also report water in any are of the boat that should not be there apart from intruder alerts and notifications.*
This Princess/Viking Sport Cruiser has spent its entire life lavished with attention by a full time professional staff and crew.
All engine and generator services have been performed on schedule and all maintenance is completely current.
In short, Tabula Rasa represents the best cared for, best condition Viking Sport Cruiser/Princess V-65 of its vintage currently available in the market. It will invite the most rigorous inspection and its new owner, whoever it might be, will reap the benefits of a truly high-quality, superbly well cared for and wonderfully performing English express cruiser.
Call today to arrange your inspection. You will not be disappointed!