FOR SALE IN FLORIDA
THE YACHT WAS PROFESSIONALLY HAND BUILT BY “ST JOHN’S FABRICATORS” GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FLORIDA UNDER THE DIRECTION OF HARRY WALDEN WHO IS AN ENGLISH TRAINED FERRO CEMENT EXPERT FROM “WIND BOATS INC.”. HE WAS HIRED BY THE GENTLEMAN WHO COMMISSIONED THE BUILDING OF ‘PUFFIN” TO OVERSEE ALL ASPECTS OF THE CONSTRUCTION. THE YACHT WAS DESIGNED BY WILLIAM GARDEN AND ABSOLUTELY NO EXPENSE WAS SPARED IN HER CONSTRUCTION. THIS IS AN INCREDIBLE, OCEAN CROSSING CAPABLE CRUISING SCHOONER. SHE IS ALSO EASILY SINGLE HANDED WITH HER MAINSAIL AND GENOA BOTH ON ROLLER FURLING.
BUILDER: ST. JOHNS FABRICATORS ... DESIGNER: WILLIAM GARDEN...
LOA: 55' .....LOD: 42'
YEAR: 1991 ... MODEL: 55' SCHOONER, Fixed keel ... TYPE: Center Cockpit
BEAM: 14' ... DRAFT: 6'6"... MAST HEIGHT 64'
HULL CONSTRUCTION: EPOXY-FERRO-CEMENT
PROFESSIONALLY BUILT BY;
ST. JOHNS FABRICATORS, GREEN SPRINGS COVE, FL
HULL: Weight: 45,000 lbs... BALLAST: 12,500 lbs - Lead
ENGINES: Perkins 4.236, FACTORY REBUILT ENGINE INSTALLED 2007, 84 Hp. WITH APP. 250 HOURS !!
TANKAGE: (approx): Fuel: 100 gals .. Water: 200 gals -
ACCOMMODATIONS & GALLEY:
Beginning in the great aft cabin, there is a beautiful, custom built, mahogany, full width, curved settee-dinette that can seat eight.
Directly forward of the dinette is a ¾ width mahogany and ceramic tile galley, featuring three- burner propane stove with oven, mahogany countertops,
2 Friggo boat units were installed. Both can be run independently as fridges or freezers. Have independent digital thermometers & speed controllers & run off 12v. and a stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressure water. The galley also boasts custom stained glass front kitchen cabinets.
Forward. through the starboard passageway is the salon with custom seating port and starboard and a custom table. A cozy "Dickinson Newport" diesel heater is mounted on the forward wall for northern cruising and chilly nights. Forward of the salon is the oversize V-berth with extensive storage.
Garmin 3210 color chart plotter (2007), Ray Marine Tri data. Speed, depth, Log (2007), Compass. Also 2 x hand bearing compass’s, West Marine 150 hand held VHF (2007), ICOM VHF radio (2007), Stereo- CD with built in speakers, LCD TV with built in DVD player.
12 volt (DC), 110 volt (AC), Two 130 Watt Solar Panels, 3.5 KW Portable Generator (2008), Three 8D sea volt AGM batteries, Battery Parallel switch, Automatic Battery Charger, Dockside Electrical cables.
DECK & HULL:
Three anchors with lines, Bow pulpit with rails, side stanchions with lifelines, Electric windlass with remote, Bimini top, Dodger, Saltwater wash down system, Fenders and lines life jackets and life ring, navigation lights, hull color is Beige Awlgrip. 9’ rubber dinghy with 6hp Mercury engine
SAILS & RIGGING:
Cruise equipped; Steel spars, Stainless steel standing rigging, roller furling mainsail and jib, Mizzen and staysail are hank-on. Three standard and two self-tailing Lewmar winches. This is a VERY easy schooner to rig and sail!!
MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT & ENGINE DETAILS:
Three bilge pumps, cockpit controls, Hydraulic wheel steering, fresh water cooling system, fuel filters, raw water sea strainers, manual overboard and holding tank head system, 20” X 20” propeller. A professionally rebuilt engine was installed in 2007.
Comments: “WOO HA“ is a beautiful, world class, offshore sailing yacht. All her systems have been maintained and or updated in a first class manner by her current owner. Anyone considering a vessel of this capability absolutely must see this fine yacht.