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53' Grand Banks Alaskan

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Boat Name: 53' Grand Banks Alaskan
Year: 1973
Price: 216000
Located in Seattle, WA
Hull Material: Wood
Engine/Fuel Type: Twin diesel

Grand Banks has brought this popular model back in production. Somewhere over 2 million will buy you one or you can have this incredible boat for far less. WESTWOOD is a beautifully maintained yacht, designed by Arthur Defever and constantly pampered and updated by her careful owners who keep her moored under cover. At her honest 8 knot cruise speed the total fuel burn is less than 4.5 gallons per hour. Twin John Deere engines, bow thruster, heat and air conditioning, and solid teak decks with Portuguese bridge, MV WESTWOOD offers her discerning owners the ideal Coastal cruising yacht.

The aft deck is equipped for entertaining with the Jenn Air BBQ and wet bar. Two staterooms and two heads plus a separate Captain's cabin. The yacht is in impeccable condition, kept on Lake Union in Seattle. As perfect as can be as well as economical, you will want to see WESTWOOD to appreciate her warmth and charm. Motivated sellers. 

Additional Specs, Equipment And Information:

Boat Name

53' Grand Banks Alaskan

Engines

Total Power: 276HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: John Deere
Engine Model: John Deere
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 1531
Engine Power: 138 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: John Deere
Engine Model: John Deere
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 1538
Engine Power: 138 HP

Cruising Speed: 8 knots
Maximum Speed: 9.5 knots

Beam

15 ft

Tanks

Water Tanks: (475 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (678 Gallons)
Black Water Tanks: (80 Gallons)

Accommodations

Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

Specs

Builder: Grand Banks Alaskan
Designer: Arthur DeFever

Accommodations

Main salon features include:

  • Pullout couch
  • Arm chair with matching ottoman
  • Hi-end carpets
  • Insignia Flat screen TV on swivel with RCA remote and Harmony HDMI remote
  • Marantz entertainment system
  • (2) Stools at breakfast bar
  • Varnished, curved wood bookcases

Galley

  • Princess 3-burner gas w/oven, fitted with Seawind solenoid control with 2 bottles in USCG approved deckbox
  • Stainless steel backsplash
  • Kitchen Aid trash compactor
  • GE Turntable microwave oven
  • Estate side-by-side home size refrigerator freezer with through-door filtered water/ice feature
  • Appliance garage for ‘storage out of sight’
  • Avanti wine cooler

Staterooms

Full width Master Stateroom and ensuite bath:

  • Walk-around Queen bed with headboard
  • Cedar lined closet
  • Gloss varnished counter with 14 drawers and 4 large double cabinets
  • Mirror
  • Samsung TV with Sony sound system and DVD player
  • Aqua Air heat and air conditioning (5 zones)

Master Bath features deep blue Corian with Sharp white contrast cabinets.

  • Contoured shower stall with adjustable Grohe fittings with etched glass décor splash guard
  • Corian countertops
  • Vacuflush head, tank watch system 

VIP Cabin Forward with Day Head:

  • Lower berth can convert to double
  • Upper berth
  • Upholstered seat
  • (5) Opening ports and (1) large overhead hatch
  • Closet
  • Cabinets
  • Adjustable shower

Captain's / Utility Room

Aft of the pilothouse this functional space is equipped with the Supra washer/dryer unit and the Avanti 25 bottle wine cooler. Large captains bunk boasts light on three sides and affords the perfect location for an after lunch nap!


Electronics and Navigation

  • Complete electronics include a Furuno Radar and Navnet 3D integrated GPS Plotter unit and an Interphase forward-looking sonar.
  • ComNav Marine Autopilot
  • Floscan unit
  • President VHF
  • ICOM SSB (in-op)
  • Aqua Alarm Pressure /Flow/Temp/Bilge Alarms
  • Speaker control
  • Windshield washer control
  • Northern Lights genset (729 hours)
  • Trace 2500 watt inverter
  • Side Power Bow Thruster
  • Professional Mariner Battery Test
  • 30 amp and 50 amp 125/250 shore power receptacles
  • Step up transformer compliment the electric and reverse cycle heat and air conditioning

Deck and Hull

  • Portuguese bridge with step through to foredeck
  • Teak decks in beautiful condition with wood gloss overheads
  • Port and starboard side gates
  • Full walk-around teak covered decks
  • Aft deck transom deck gate allows step through to swim step and fiberglass/teak-lined platform
  • Full canvas rail covers
  • Built-in BBQ and wet bar
  • Fender racks
  • 2005 AB RIB w/20hp Honda 4 cycle

Pilothouse

  • U–shape settee with teak gloss varnished table with fold away leaf for dining
  • Weams and Plath brass barometer

Flybridge and Boat Deck

Plenty of room here for all the toys! With privacy screens around the lower boat deck, your bikes, crabpots and fishing gear is inconspicuous. The hydraulic/electric davit has been recently overhauled and equipped with new Kevlar hoist. The 2005 AB RIB will carry 6 persons and is fitted with steering console and planning tabs on the 20hp Honda 4 cycle. There is a matched tender cover and bridle. Teak slatted locations allow for easy-reach tackle and net stowage. The spreader lights are hinged to reduce height of vessel when stowed.

Two steps up to the flybridge command deck which is protected from the elements by the bimini and canvas helm cover. There are matching Sunbrella cushions on the commodious L-settee which can seat 6 adults easily.  All soft goods and the venturi weather screen show flawlessly. There is a large varnished teak table and a double helm seat which can reverse to facilitate entertainment at anchor. The helm instrument pod will hinge away when not in use. Popped up, they reveal a Kenwood VHF, full engine instruments, Colormap depth sounder and Furuno RD 30 repeater. There are full Morse engine controls, a ships wheel, compass and the bow thruster control. Visibility in all direction is superlative!


Recent Updates: 2008 - 2010

Owners completed complete woodworking inspection and updates in 2008-2010. Some planks were replaced, the bottom was re-wooded and refastened, and her ships systems were completely gone through with no expense spared. Updates included but were not limited to new fuel tanks, new hot water heater, new wiring, both transmissions removed and serviced, both engines serviced, and a new waste and tank system. A wine cooler was added at this time. All work was done professionally to the highest standards.


Remarks

Grand Banks has brought this popular model back in production. Somewhere over 2 million will buy you one or you can have this incredible boat for far less. WESTWOOD is a beautifully maintained yacht, designed by Arthur Defever and constantly pampered and updated by her careful owners who keep her moored under cover. At her honest 8 knot cruise speed the total fuel burn is less than 4.5 gallons per hour. Twin John Deere engines, bow thruster, heat and air conditioning, and solid teak decks with Portuguese bridge, MV WESTWOOD offers her discerning owners the ideal Coastal cruising yacht.

The aft deck is equipped for entertaining with the Jenn Air BBQ and wet bar. Two staterooms and two heads plus a separate Captain's cabin. The yacht is in impeccable condition, kept on Lake Union in Seattle. As perfect as can be as well as economical, you will want to see WESTWOOD to appreciate her warmth and charm.


Exclusions

All personal gear; loose items; galley gear; CD's; charts; fishing equipment; tools; spare parts; supplies & items not specifically listed on equipment list specifications sheet.


Disclaimer

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.

*This vessel is in premier condition!  Motivated sellers!   At our docks on Lake Union.

Contact Martha Comfort at 206-624-1908 or 206-499-0910 (cell) for additional information and your viewing appointment.  


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