This boat requires significant work and money to be made seaworthy and is considered a project boat. The low current asking price is a reflection of the work and money needed to complete the project.
* 2017 Price Reduction! *
* No Owner-Financing - Owner Will NOT Carry Papers *
* 3-Bedroom Condo and Capable Coastal Cruiser *
The Santa Barbara yachts were produced from 1963-1974 in Santa Barbara, CA. and were known for their strong, solid fiberglass build (earlier vessels were made from wood). The 55' Flybridge Sportfisher has 2 helm stations - one on the flybridge and one in the cockpit so the captain may easily maneuver the vessel when hooked up. Fully rigged for offshore fishing, this vessel also has numerous rocket launchers and a huge bait tank mounted in the cockpit. This vessel is a proven coastal cruiser with numerous trips between San Diego to Ventura, and two ventures into Mexican waters.
If it's a live-aboard your in the market for... look no further! Why live by the ocean when you can live on it in this spacious 3-bedroom condo-on-the-water. From the teak-decked cockpit you enter the huge salon that includes a complete galley with full-size refrigerator, double stainless sinks, 3-burner electric stove w/ oven, microwave, and trash compactor to starboard. The port side has a comfortable U-shaped dinette with room for additional chairs. Moving forward and down 3 steps takes you to the living quarters. There are 3 separate sleeping areas - 2 with large bunks and a master suite with a double and full ensuite bath. All cabinets and hanging locker in the living spaces are cedar lined. The flybridge is spacious and offers seating for 8-10 guests, while the massive foredeck stores a RIHB dinghy.
* Multi-vessel Owner Downsizing Fleet *
This 3-boat owner is ready to part with some of his fleet and is willing to entertain serious offers. This is a sturdy, well-built vessel, and is ready for her new owner. Schedule an appointment to see this 55' Santa Barbara ASAP, for priced under $100K, she will not stay on the market much longer.
* Thank you for your interest in my 55' Santa Barbara Flybridge Sportfisher! For additional information and to schedule your viewing, please contact Mark Davenport at (310) 804-7535 or email: email@example.com
This Santa Barbara 55 has a wonderful layout and may serve well as a multi-purpose vessel for living aboard, offshore fishing, or even as a "Boat & Breakfast" operation. The forward passageway has 3 sleeping areas and 2 heads, where the most forward quarters may be used as crew berthing, or a wonderful stateroom for the kids. There is a second set of large bunks midship to starboard for overnight guests, and a spacious master cabin with a queen bed and ensuite head to port. Please note, all drawers and cabinetry in the living quarters are cedar-lined.
* Forward Upper/Lower Bunks
* Midship Upper/Lower Bunks (stbd)
* Master Cabin w/ Ensuite Head (port)
* Cedar-Lined Drawers and Cabinetry
* 2 Heads w/ Marine Toilets
The Galley is located in the spacious main salon, leaving the forward passageway dedicated for living spaces. The galley includes a super-clean 3-burner electric stove w/ oven, a full-size refrigerator/freezer, a microwave oven, a double stainless sink, a trash compactor, a large L-shaped dinette, and plenty of open counter space.
* 3-Burner Electric Stove
* Full-Size Refrigerator/Freezer
* Microwave Oven
* Double Stainless Sink
* Trash Compactor
* Open Counter Spaces
* Large L-Shaped Dinette
It's nice to find a modern electronics package on an older vessel, and with the vessel's Raymarine C80 Multi-Screen Radar/GPS, you can say this 55 Santa Barbara is a turnkey sportfisher. Also included in the electronics package is a Raymarine autopilot and an iCom VHF Marine Radio for safe navigation around the harbor or to the islands.
* Raymarine C80 Multi-Screen Radar/GPS
* Raymarine Autopilot
* iCom VHF Marine Radio
This vessel comes complete with a Northern Lights 6 KW Generator, a Xantrex inverter, and a battery charger. There are inlets for both 30 amp and 50 amp shore power cords.
* 6 KW Northern Lights Generator
* Xantrex Inverter
* Battery Charger
* 30 amp Power Inlet
* 50 amp Power Inlet
This Santa Barbara 55 is powered by twin 450 HP Detroit 8V71-TI Diesels w/ 2,300 hours since last re-build.
* (2) Detroit 8V71-TI 450 HP Diesels
* 2,300 Engine Hours/ea
A unique sportfisher layout with helm stations located at the fully-enclosed flybridge and in the teak-decked cockpit. To add to this vessel's complete fishing package, there is an installed bait tank in the cockpit, rocket launchers on the flybridge and in the cockpit, and outriggers already mounted. On the foredeck is an inflatable RHIB w/ an outboard motor and an Ideal electric anchor windlass. Showing off her classic lines, the vessel has wood-capped rails that are canvass covered, and the stout hull is of solid fiberglass.
* Fully Enclosed Flybridge
* Teak Deck in Cockpit
* Cockpit Steering Station
* Installed Cockpit Bait Tank
* Rocket Launchers
* Inflatable RHIB w/ Outboard Motor
* Ideal Electric Anchor Windlass
* Wood-Capped Rails
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
419-R Shoreline Village Drive
Long Beach, CA 90802