April, 2020 update: Just waxed, bottom painted, launched and commissioned, this 41 is available for in-person or virtual tours. A video is available as well, contact listing broker for details.
Hatteras has a long tradition of building rugged, handsome, capable offshore boats for either fishing or cruising. The 41 Convertible Sportfish was ahead of it's time and still holds it's own in today's market with it's intelligent layout and quality construction. Her owners have respected this classic design, it's rare to find a classic Hat that hasn't been "remodeled". Only smart upgrades and improvements have been made over the years.
CLAM is the desired two-stateroom (master with centerline queen forward, bunks in the guest), galley-up layout which is perfect for a family. Powered by low hour Detroit 6-71 diesels she'll cruise in the low twenties.
If you're in the market for a quality built, reasonably priced convertible then CLAM is worth your consideration...Owner is retiring from boating. No sales tax for boats sold and kept in Rhode Island.
The Hatteras 41 Sportfish Convertible ushered in a new era of sportfish/convertible styling. With the raked bridge and stepped sheer line the 41' Hatteras exterior lines are timeless. With engine air intakes located below the cockpit coaming, her sides are clean and uncluttered. CLAM is an unmolested example of this classic, a rarity.
Stepping aboard you'll find a generous 125 square feet of cockpit with bolsters on three sides. A fiberglass swim platform with swim ladder provides easy access thru the transom door to the generous (125 Sq Ft) cockpit. Upholstered bolsters on three sides make this a comfortable space for fishing or entertaining. A workstation is to starboard and flybridge ladder is to port.
Stepping inside the salon you are surrounded by 132 square feet of Hatteras luxury. Teak bulkheads and a carpeted sole give this salon a warm rich feel. An L shaped couch with storage underneath is located to starboard and directly forward is a built-in entertainment center with flat screen TV, Fusion Stereo. The functional and spacious galley is located to port and is equipped with all the necessary equipment for cruising and entertaining.
Forward of the galley and down three steps, to starboard you’ll find a comfortable and private guest stateroom with upper and lower berths. The guest stateroom is equipped with a nightstand, combination dresser/hanging locker, mirror and ample storage. Directly across the companionway is the head. This well appointed head offers the space and luxury of larger boats. Inside you will find a separate clear safety glass stall shower, mirrored cabinet, a cultured marble vanity countertop with a molded sink and storage cabinets below. The owners stateroom is forward - surrounded in rich teak the owners stateroom has a walk-around island queen berth that really maximizes comfort and convenience. There are twin dressers and closets with full length mirrors on both port and starboard sides of the stateroom. There are storage drawers below the bed as well. Private access to the head is located on the port aft bulkhead.
Moving back outside and up the flybridge ladder you’ll find a roomy bridge with seating for two at the helm and bench seating forward and to port of the helm. The view both fore and aft is commanding yet not overwhelming. A fiberglass hardtop provides protection from the sun and elements. A nicely equipped helm gives full control over the vessel, electronics array includes a recent Standard Horizon GPS Chart CP590.
Block heaters, synchronizer, engine oil change system
If you're in the market for a roomy, safe, capable boat then this Hatteras should be on your list. Her experienced and knowledgeable owner has done all the right upgrades and maintained her faithfully. CLAM is as unmolested an example of a classic Hatteras as you'll find. Her owners have respected the original design and layout while making smart upgrades and improvements. They don't build boats like this anymore! Come take a look and make an offer!