For Sale in Mandeville
Louisiana United States
NEW TO MARKET! ALL REASONABLE OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED!
Welcome aboard the "DESIDERATA" ~ Words alone cannot describe the beauty of this unique 52 BLUEWATER COASTAL CRUISER with twin 250hp Cummins Turbo Diesels. PERFECT LIVEABOARD!
She even has a hidden safe!
YOU MUST SEE THIS BLUEWATER TO APPRECIATE THE UPGRADES AND EXCELLENT CONDITION. Perfect for live aboard, cruising the rivers or coastal cruising. A beautiful home on the water awaits her new owner.
She is truly a one of a kind with classic roll & tuck ceilings throughout the interior, exquisite mahogany, teak walls and shutters. An updated kitchen with full size refrigerator new countertop, faucet and trim. This boat is unusual in that it is totally open with banquet seating for six. There are also a comfortable sofa, architectural lighting. She also has a bar.
This boat is a refined Hemingwayish condo on the water...ready for day trips, live aboard or loop cruising. Windows abound throughout the main salon and living area giving one a picturesque view of the surroundings. Beautiful wood shutters that open and close are on the interior windows.
Queen Size bed in master and two double beds down with two heads (master has tub with shower).
There are three air conditioners and a 20kw generator that provide ample cooling for hottest days when not in the slip. This generator is suitable for continuous use and has plenty of power to run a home, job site or business.
She has 250hp Cummins 6BTA Turbo Diesels with a 12-knot cruising speed extremely fuel-efficient boat.
Plenty of room up top for scenic cruising and entertaining. For a large 52' boat, current owners say she is easy to handle even for those with minimal experience.
Hydraulic Steering at the helm.
The interior woods, fabrics and finish are in well above average condition for the age of the vessel and show numerous upgrades and custom features not found on other Bluewater yachts.
We have a 2018 Survey that can be shared with interested parties.
Mid-ship Head & aft Head Vacuum Flush 2014
Holding Tank 100 gallons - 2014
Holding Tank - 2014
Hot Water Heater - 2016
New Exhaust on Starboard - 2015
Last Bottom job - 2015 (stays in fresh water)
Microwave - New
All new counter top in galley
Kenmore Refrigerator with ice maker
Shower on aft deck
Engine Hours are 1914
Generator Hours 1100 (estimated)
AC/DC Bilge Pump
Boat has two fuel tanks. Both converted to Diesel and hold 240 gallons each. Current owners are using only one tank.
To appreciate her beauty, one needs to take a tour by scheduling an appointment.
Vessel Name: Desiderata
Builder: BLUE WATER BOATS
Model: Coastal Cruiser
Model Year: 1982
Year Built: 1982
Country: United States
MLS #: 256555
Length: 53' 7" (16.33m)
Draft: 3' 6" (1.07m)
Beam: 14' 8" (4.47m)
Cruise Speed: 12 Knots
Max Speed: 15 Knots
Water Capacity: 150.00 Gal
Holding Tank: 60.00 Gal