$20,000 price reduction! Motivated seller!
This highly desirable two stateroom 53' Atlantic model that has been EXTREMELY well cared for by her current and past owner! This particular Huckins has been thoughtfully and meticulously upgraded by a very knowledgeable and talented owner to a level that makes her better than new. An opportunity to acquire a classic in such outstanding condition is very rare, She is worthy of any yachtsmen or new boater. Huckins were built as simply as possible to be owner operated and owner friendly.
This Atlantic 53' offers a 16-foot Galley-Deckhouse arrangement for the cruising family that likes to stay together but spacious enough to do just about anything. Drive her from the lower helm in comfort with 360 degree viability or from the fly-fridge to really get a good look! This Huckins has a full salon to comfortably entertain family or guests and a full galley two steps down so that the cook is still part of the fun, not tucked away in isolation. Two deluxe double staterooms with full heads are supplemented by two Deckhouse berths and adjoining head to comfortably accommodate three couples or a family of six!
Contact listing broker: Sara Gielow at 954-383-9544 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The hull is constructed of double diagonal Philippine mahogany bonded with resorcinal resin and sheathed in 20 oz. fiberglass cloth set in epoxy. This type of construction is equivalent to cold molded construction of today utilizing a natural material which results in excellent insulation from sound and temperature.
Total Power: 375 each
Sing Speed: 20 kts @ 2600 rpm
Max Speed: 23 kts plus @ 2850 rpm
Fuel: 500 gal - Monel
Fresh Water: 200 gals. Monel
Holding: 3 Polypropelene-100 g.+
Two very spacious staterooms with private en-suite heads including stall showers. The staterooms are ideally located, one forward and one aft, to offer comfortable privacy. Amidship the Atlantic 53 offers a 16-foot galley deckhouse arrangement which allows an out of sight galley without isolating the cook. The deckhouse settee converts into two additional berths, and with an adjoining powder room this Atlantic model will comfortably accommodate three couples or a family of six. Up three Steps from the deckhouse is the enclosed bridge deck with the center line helm and a companion seat both to port and starboard. There is additional seating for 5 or 6 persons aft of the helm. Down three steps aft is a spacious cockpit with ample deck box storage and deck hatches for engine compartment access. There is a fly-bridge with full controls and seating for two and the helmsman.
The full width galley is located forward in the spacious 16 foot deckhouse. There are household size appliances with a GE Spacemaker range and a Maytag 15 cu.ft. refrigerator. There is ample counter space with single ss sink with disposal and numerous pantries and storage lockers, a Delonghi toaster oven and Emerson microwave.
Caterpillar 3208 TAs at 375 hp each with Twin Disc MG 507-1 transmissions with 1.51 ratio were installed by Huckins in 1992. They currently have 1900 hours, and have been maintained with annual oil changes and other factory recommended maintenance. Oil analysis reports are available for many of the oil changes. These engines have always been serviced by Caterpillar only! A Norhtern Lights 8 KW generator was also installed in 1992, and the current hours are 955. There are two 16,000 btu reverse cycle air conditioning systems, one for the saloon/galley, and one for the forward and aft staterooms. A Fireboy FE241 automatic fire suppression system in the engine compartment was installed in the Fall 2009.
Faith is in outstanding condition and will withstand the most rigid survey. Her exterior paint is in excellent condition and bright work is in fair condition just needs a little love.. She is truly a "turnkey" situation ready for cruising.