White Heron II is a largely fresh water S & S design pilot house yacht without the teak decks of older models. It is extremely well equipped with recently upgraded new equipment, new electronics, lovingly maintained in Bristol condition, and offering live-aboard accommodation including a huge aft cabin found only on much larger yachts. The present owners are leaving her to move on to other adventures. A great opportunity for the next owner to take advantage of all "White Heron II" has to offer, ready to go in Excellent condition. A professional marine survey was conducted in 2017 and is available on request.
Vessel is located at Hindson Marina Penetanguishene, ON, Canada
White Heron II is a largely fresh water S & S design pilot house yacht without the teak decks of older models. It is extremely well equipped with recently upgraded new equipment, new electronics, lovingly maintained in Bristol condition, and offering live-aboard accommodation including a huge aft cabin found only on much larger yachts. The comfort level is enhanced with double sound insulation, heating and air conditioning throughout, H & C showers in both heads and in the cockpit and three refrigerators including a separate freezer. Quiet operation includes a generator which can barely be heard in the cockpit. With a 3 cabin, 2 head layout, and both cockpit and pilothouse helm stations, this yacht is a well constructed yacht with world class Finnish craftsmanship, uncompromising attention towards safety, excellent performance, and appealing looks. Designed for unlimited ocean cruising, this yacht is ready to take you anywhere with comfort, reliability, and safety. An EPIRB is registered with the US Coast Guard.
As you board her, you are met with a large cockpit with seating port and starboard complete with cushions. Wide side-decks allow for ease of movement around this vessel. The centre pedestal is outfitted with full updated instrumentation and a cockpit table. Double lifelines and teak railing surround the cockpit. Once you enter through the centred companionway, an impressively large main cabin shows the main navigation station. It is also outfitted with new instrumentation and a captain seat on the starboard. Forward of the station, a few steps down, you enter a fully equipped galley complete with extra refrigeration and full sized teak storage cupboards. Opposite the navigation station is a very large dining area with a large teak table. It can be converted into a double berth. A spacious V-berth has a privacy door and is easily accessible to the forward head. A teak and holly sole is throughout the cabin. The master cabin is aft and features a centre line queen berth with a side settee starboard. The ensuite has a single head, with molded sink and shower adapter. Large windows surround the main cabin with customized coverings, is bright and has large port holes with screens. A quiet generator permits air conditioning and heating even while at anchor.
"White Heron II" has a good sailing inventory with furling main as well as head sails, and sails have been well maintained. Numerous winches for ease of sail handling. All lines lead back to cockpit.
It has a professional winter cover made by Quinte Canvas, and custom steel cradle 6 pads in good condition.
The present owners are leaving her to move on to other adventures. A great opportunity for the next owner to take advantage of all "White Heron II" has to offer, ready to go in Bristol condition. A professional marine survey was conducted in 2017 and is available on request.
Battery charger - Heart Interface
Deep freezer - Waeco NEW 2006
Manual bilge pump
Refrigerator - Isotherm & Coolmatic CF18Freezer 12V/110V also galley top loading refrigerated compartment
Sea water pump NEW 2017
Fresh water pump NEW 2017
Hot water - Isotemp water heater
Heating - Reverse cycle Cruise Air NEW 2007
Marine head - 2 Manual
Air conditioning - Reverse Cruise Air NEW 2007
Microwave oven - Sharp Carousel
Oven - Eno LPG 2 Burner with Range, Gimballed Propane
Automatic Electric bilge pump - NEW 2013
Complete upgrade to the autopilot and interfaced navigation systems made in 2016 professionally installed by Raymarine technician.
Raymarine Evolution EV 200 sail autopilot system comprising:
ACU 200 actuator control unit NEW in 2016
EV1 sensor core. NEW in 2016
Two P70 autopilot control heads (sail) one at each steering station NEW in 2016
Displays pilot information in user selectable formats
Fully interfaced through seatalking connectivity with other nav instruments, including the Raymarine e7 multi-function display chartplotter.
Raymarine e7 multi function display chartplotter. NEW in 2016
Raymarine ST50 wind, depth and multi instruments located with the P70 autopilot controller on both the cockpit pedestal and pilot house.
Furuna radar Model 1621 – Mark 2
Icom VHF radio IC M59
Raymarine 300 GPS in pilothouse as a back up GPS with sensor located on the stern rail
Raymarine L760 chartplotter located in the cockpit with GPS sensor located on the stern rail.
Skymate satellite communications.
EPIRB registered with the US Coast Guard.
One engine battery New in 2015, 2 NEW 4D batteries in 2016
Two breaker main switches for 12 volt system, one for anchor winch
120V Shore Power cord
120V Receptacles Through-out Boat
120V Breaker Panel
Generator Fischer Panda 4.6 KW NEW 2007
Generator controls and hour meter (Fischer Panda) 539 hours
Generator/shore power control switch
Three switches for battery charging, hot water, and power to outlets.
Main 12 V accessory switch panel
Heart Interface Freedom combi charger/inverter which performs three separate functions, DC to AC power inverting up to 1500 watts, 30 amp transfer switching, and three stage battery charging.
Heart Interface Freedom remote control panel which uses bar graph LEDs to monitor DC amps and volts, adjusts parameters and is microprocessor controlled.
Breaker cabinet housing breakers for all accessories and the Raymarine ACU 200 autopilot computer NEW 2016
Water tanks level indicators port and starboard
Propane shut off switch
Reverse cycle Cruise Air heating and air conditioning, central heating/cooling ducted throughout the boat with control panel (temp, air speed, etc) NEW 2007
Top loading galley refrigerator Isostar with compressor located in same cupboard as Heart Interface.
Isotherm bar fridge with opening door in pilot house
Waeco freezer New in 2006
Microwave Sharp located in galley
Windshield Wipers (3)
Stereo Pioneer with Clarion speakers
Lofrans Tiger windlass
Isotemp water heater 120 V and engine. Always hot water available through shore power, generator or engine.
Raymarine Evolution EV 200 hydraulic autopilot with control and data at both steering stations. NEW 2016.
Selden mast (double spreader) with in mast roller furling for main sail
Mainsheet Traveler (Harken Coach Roof Mounted)
Primary Winches 2 Lewmar 44 ST 2 speed
Coach Roof Winch 1 Lewmar 16 ST 2 speed
Coach Roof Mounted Sheet Stoppers (4) (Rutgerson rope clutch)
Halyard Winches (2) (Andersen 12 ST and 10 ST) with Rutgerson clutches. · Boom lift, main sheet, main furling lines led back to cockpit
Genoa sheets led back to inboard blocks on two adjustable tracks, a Rutgerson rope clutch and ratchet block.
Davits - Davits & Hoyle system
Outboard engine bracket
Stern swim platform with folding swimming ladder
Cockpit shower - Hot & Cold
Electric windlass with two deck switches
Windshield wiper arms and blades NEW 2017
Custom fitted winter canvas cover in two sections (zippered together) on either side of the mast
Custom steel cradle with 6 pads in good condition.
The hull and deck have been professionally cleaned, waxed and buffed for the last several years to maintain good condition
Marine head in aft cabin. NEW 2016
Aft head equipped with overboard discharge. Contents of holding tanks can also be pumped overboard with professionally installed plumbing
Aft head equipped with H&C water including a shower
Foot pump also installed to pump water from fresh water tanks in the event of failure of the freshwater electric pump. NEW 2016
Marine head in forward cabin NEW 2016
Also equipped with overboard discharge, H&C water including shower, and additional foot pump.
Automatic electric bilge pump NEW 2013
Manual bilge pump
ENO 420 gimballed stove with 25L oven and two propane burners 2500 and 1750 watts
Large pantry with 4 pull out baskets, Spice racks. 4 storage cupboards and 1 set of drawers in galley.
Halogen ceiling lights throughout with one red light for night navigation.
Barometer·-Additional pilot house compass.
Internal snap on sun screen diffusers for all windows in pilothouse and three main deck hatches.
Captains chair which provides excellent visibility for steering in the pilot house.
Binders with equipment manuals.