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73' Jefferson Starship Deckhouse Motor Yacht

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Boat Name: 73' Jefferson Starship Deckhouse Motor Yacht
Year: 2003
Price: 995000
Located in San Diego, CA
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type: Twin diesel

“SABBATICAL” is a well appointed vessel with recent enhancements to insure the next owners enjoyable cruising pleasures. Included in the upgrades: new chart plotter; 2011 14’ RIB. This 3 stateroom with ensuite head and showers will be an ideal partnership vessel. She is held in a Sole Asset LLC.  Recent haulout and fresh bottom paint July 2020.

Additional Specs, Equipment And Information:

Boat Name

73' Jefferson Starship Deckhouse Motor Yacht


Total Power: 1300HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: MTU/DDC Turbo charged
Engine Model: MTU/DDC Turbo charged
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Location: Port
Engine Hours: 2539
Engine Power: 650 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: MTU/DDC Turbo charged
Engine Model: MTU/DDC Turbo charged
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 2538
Engine Power: 650 HP

Cruising Speed: 16 knots
Maximum Speed: 21 knots


19.75 ft


Water Tanks: (300 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (2050 Gallons)
Black Water Tanks: (115 Gallons)


Number of heads: 4


Builder: Jefferson Starship


DÉCOR PACKAGE: “Coronado Edition” Interior: Cherry wood satin finish with hi-gloss mahogany and burlwood accents. ·Upgraded door hardware ·Full length wall mirrors ·Granite counter-tops and marble floors ·Imported bath hardware ·Lighting: Cantialupi, BCM, Hella with numerous dimmers ·Central vacuum system ·Interior decoration by Walker Interiors, San Diego, CA

SALOON / AFT CALIFORNIA DECK: Spacious salon with free standing furniture extends to a large indoor/outdoor California deck (ideal for al Fresco dining) through sliding glass doors that open to 7 feet wide.

SALOON: Sofa with queen “Air Dream” sleeper ·Designer side table and lamp ·Glass top cocktail table ·Hi-back cane chair ·Swivel chair with ottoman ·Audio / Video command center ·Custom spiral staircase to flybridge ·Wool carpet with sound insulation padding ·2” cherry wood blinds with designer swag curtains

AFT CALIFORNIA DECK: Custom teak dining table and settee with 4 “Lawrence Edwards” chairs; Mahogany countertop wet bar with U-line Refrigerator /Ice maker Jenn-Air grill and cook-top; Dry buffet and cabinet; Teak and stainless stairs to flybridge; Teak sole with “sun-burst” pattern; U-line 54 bottle wine captain refrigerator with glass door.


Large U-shaped galley with bar seating, granite countertops, marble floor and panoramic port-side picture window over sink.

  • Double stainless steel sink with disposal
  • (2) drawer Sub-Zero freezer with ice maker
  • (2) Refrigerators are undercounter U-line side by side
  • Cooktop is a Miele 4 burner
  • Oven is Miele radiant
  • Microwave is full-size GE
  • Dishwasher is Fisher Pakel
  • Mr. Coffee Maker
  • (2) “Hemmingway Collection” bar stools


Aft Master King, Mid VIP #1 Queen and Forward VIP #2 Queen.

  • TempurPedic memory foam mattresses
  • Designer upholstered headboards, bedding, accent pillows and bed-side lamps
  • Custom Shoji panels over port lights
  • Wool carpeting
  • Audio and video components
  • Vanity in master with leather-top stool
  • Large transom picture window and water-tight door opens the master stateroom to the aft cock-pit
  • Carbon Monoxide detectors

Captains Study

Dedicated office space / “4th” Stateroom with 10’6” ceiling above desk area.

  • Custom built-in desk with leather top
  • Designer wood and leather antique chair
  • Settee converts to double bed with privacy curtain
  • Teak floor with oriental area rug


Four (4) total with dayhead adjacent to salon on main deck and three (3) ensuite stateroom baths. Sealand Magnum Opus china bowl toilets; Granite counter-tops, marble floors and showers with designer accent bands and tempered glass enclosures; Whirlpool tub in master suite; imported sinks and faucets; cracked crystal sink in dayhead; “AquaBrass” bath hardware. Custom molding around mirrors; designer wallpaper; Air conditioning and exhaust blowers; GE washer and dryer located in VIP #1; stacked 240V.

Electric and Plumbing

Northern Lights 25 kw generators (2) (5783 hrs. engine room) (3045 hrs. lazarette)

  • (8) Cruise-Air A/C and heat systems with digital control panels including Flybridge and Aft California Deck
  • Glendining cable master – 100 amp, 80 ft, port and starboard access (new 2020)
  • (2) Sentry automatic battery chargers (12V/100A and 24V/80A)
  • Heart Freedom 3000W/12V inverter
  • AC & DC fresh water pumps with 1” PVC supply
  • 30 gallon hot water heater
  • Hot and cold shower @ swim platform
  • Fresh and salt water anchor wash down

Engine Propulsion and Steering

  • MTU Blue Line electronic controls – 3 fixed, 2 remote locations
  • MTU Blue Line engine / gearbox LCD displays
  • NAIAD 38hp hydraulic bow thruster
  • NAIAD Datum digital control stabilizers
  • Hynautic trim tabs
  • Hynautic hydraulic power steering
  • De Angelo exhaust system, under water with bypass
  • 3 ½” stainless steel AISI 630 shafts
  • PYI dripless shaft packing
  • 4-blade fast propulsion Nibral propellers

Engine Room and Equipment

  • Oversized engine room with 7’2” headroom and 6’ access door
  • Sound and heat insulated
  • 110V florescent and DC lighting
  • 2 AC and 2 DC blowers
  • Certified aluminum fuel tanks with sight-glass
  • Fuel manifold / transfer pump system
  • 30 gallon oil exchange pump system
  • Fresh water hose
  • Air compressor
  • “Fireboy” automatic extinguisher system / damper system (new 2020)
  • Smoke detectors


Fuel: 1400 gallons (main), 650 gallons (auxillary)
Water: 300 gallons (fresh), 350 gallons (jacuzzi)
Holding: 75 gallons (fwd), 40 gallons (aft)

Deck and Hull

  • July 2020 haulout, fresh bottom paint
  • Complete wax on exterior (3/2020)
  • Matterhorn White Awlgrip exterior finish over gelcoat
  • One piece solid hand laid fiberglass hull with V-shaped keel and longitudinal stringers and ribs
  • Interior structural components all properly bonded to hull
  • Deck, superstructure and engine room bulkhead incorporate honey comb material from “Nida-Core” providing reinforcement for strength, sound insulation and weight reduction
  • Epoxy Interlux barrier coat and bottom paint below water line
  • Wide port and starboard walk-arounds with wing doors to Aft California deck
  • Port and starboard sliding doors from salon/pilothouse to walk-arounds
  • Port and starboard gunwale doors
  • 2 1/2” oval #316 stainless steel handrails around main and flybridge decks
  • “EZ2CY” acrylic glass enclosures – flybridge and Aft California deck
  • Reverse open transom at aft cock-pit / swim platform
  • Teak cockpit and swim platform sole
  • Teak caprails and coamings
  • (2) large recessed watertight storage hatches on bow deck
  • Lazarette hatch and fender hatch on aft cockpit deck
  • Simpson Lawrence 4000# 12volt windlass concealed under hatch at bow deck
  • 100 lb. stainless steel anchor with 300’ 3/8 chain
  • Steelhead Marine 1500# davit, fully hydraulic
  • Winslow 10 person Off-Shore Plus life raft - not certified
  • Swim ladder
  • 14' Caribe 2011 Center Console RIB
  • 70hp Yamaha 2010 O/B

Navigation Equipment and Instrumentation


  • Custom stainless steel 8-spoke helm wheel
  • Simrad AP-20 Autopilot
  • Simrad IS-15 wind, compass and (2) multi
  • Furuno 1953C color NavNet Radar/GPS/Chart Plotter/Sounder
  • Furuno color Depth/Fish Finder
  • Simrad NSE-12 Chart plotter
  • ICOM 602 VHF/Hailer


  • Simrad jog rudder lever
  • ICOM VHF Remote
  • Engine controls


  • Custom stainless steel 8-spoke helm wheel
  • Simrad AP-22 autopilot
  • Simrad IS-15wind, compass, and (2) multi
  • Furuno NavNet Repeater – color
  • ICOM 402 VHF / Hailer


  • MTU Blue Line electronic engine controls
  • NAIAD bow thruster joy stick
  • ACR search light control
  • Windlass control
  • Horn


  • Blue Line LCD engine / gearbox displays
  • Analog engine / gearbox gauges
  • NAIAD stabilizer controls
  • Richie compass
  • Voyager closed circuit TV – Engine room (2), and transom
  • Monitor panel (bilge, blowers, navigation lights)


  • Analog fuel / water gauges
  • Holding tank gauges
  • Master AC & DC panels


  • Located at bow deck and aft cockpit
  • Hand held electronic control for engine, bow thruster, windlass

Flybridge / Upper Deck

FLYBRIDGE / UPPER DECK: Large enclosed Flybridge extends to the outside aft upper deck and Jacuzzi thru double track sliding glass doors that open to 9’6” wide.

  • Starboard “cruising” helm station with 2 STIDD ultra leather helm seats with teak trim package
  • Forward center “docking” helm station
  • Wet bar with U-line, refrigerator and ice-maker
  • Chart table with storage
  • 24” x 36” sunroof in hardtop
  • 350 gallon Jacuzzi custom designed and built-in with 11KW heater on aft deck
  • Courtesy lighting and spreader lights
  • Flat screen TV

Bow Deck

Unobstructed flat deck ideal for large gatherings, lounging, sunbathing, etc.

  • Raised 9’ bench seat with cushions
  • Raised 7’ sitting area at bow with cushions
  • (2) Smith & Hawkin teak recliners with side table

Audio Video Equipment

  • Seatel Satellite TV system
  • Salon Command center including: Bose Acoustmas surround sound; Harmon Kardon AM/FM, 5 disc CD, DVD, CD Recorder; JVC VCR; Phillips Pronto universal remote
  • (2) 42” plasma TVs located in the Salon and Aft California Deck with hydraulic up/down feature
  • (2) 20” LCD TVs located in the Master Stateroom and VIP #1
  • 15” flat screen TV located in VIP #2
  • Sony DVD/VCR combo located in VIP#1 and VIP #2
  • Harmon Kardon power/volume keypads at 8 vessel locations


“SABBATICAL” is a well appointed vessel with recent enhancements to insure the next owners enjoyable cruising pleasures. Included in the upgrades: new chart plotter; 2011 14’ RIB. This 3 stateroom with ensuite head and showers will be an ideal partnership vessel. She is held in a Sole Asset LLC. 


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


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.

Please contact Owner's Agent Jim Johnson for further information or to schedule a personal inspection at 619-222-0626 (office) or 619-784-9002 (cell). At our display docks San Diego Sunroad Resort Marina.

Contact Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc..

Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc.
717 Lido Park Drive, Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92663 United States
Tel 949-675-8092
Fax 949-673-1037
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