This beautifully designed flybridge yacht has a truly spacious saloon and its spectacular open plan layout creates a breathtaking full-length vista from the teak decked cockpit. In true Princess style, the deep V hull of the 56 is designed for smooth, fast passage making and excellent handling in the most challenging conditions.
INTERIOR FINISH * Furniture finished in a choice of natural cherry or classic cherry wood with clear lacquer finish and marquetry inlay * Console area finished in burr-elm. Galley units fitted with Avonite worktops * Laid-timber galley floor. OPTIONAL AFT CABIN * Two full-size single berths * Overhead and individual berth lights * Opening portholes. Bathroom/WC: Electric flush WC * Washbasin with hot and cold water supply. STORAGE * All suites and cabins have generous storage comprising lockers, drawers and shelves as appropriate.
AFT COCKPIT * Self-draining * Teak-laid deck * Upholstered seat * Hatch to lazarette stowage on gas strut * Separate hatch for engine room access * Steps to side decks * Cockpit lighting * Speakers from saloon stereo CD/radio * Stainless-steel handrails * Cockpit lockers * Locker containing remote fuel cocks and manual bilge pump with valve chest * Locker containing 220/240v shore support inlet and cable storage * Fender storage locker * Rope storage lockers * Locker for life raft (not supplied) * Cockpit cover * Stainless-steel ladder to flybridge * Transom door leading to bathing platform * Full-length transom bathing platform with foldaway swimming ladder, hot and cold shower, teak grating and fender stowage and 2.9m telescopic passerelle with remote control. FLYBRIDGE * Seating for 8 * Double helm seat * U-shaped sofa with drinks table * Flybridge wet bar with refrigerator, electric barbecue grill and hot and cold water supply * Separate sunbed * Console and seat covers * Wind deflector screen * Hydraulic steering with adjustable wheel position * Repeat engine controls and instruments * Visual and audible engine warning system * Bow thruster controls * Bilge pump audible alarm * Rudder position indicator * Autopilot controls * Trim tab controls * Horn * Searchlight remote control * High-speed compass * Echo sounder and log repeaters * Dual-station VHF R/T with intercom * Anchor winch remote control * Radar arch * GRP hatch to aft cockpit * Door to saloon stairway * Guard rails * Speakers from saloon stereo CD/radio.
DECK SALOON * U-shaped sofa with coffee table * Two seater sofa opposite * Sideboard unit incorporating refrigerator, icemaker and bottle and glass storage * Multi-standard TV/VCR * Stereo CD/radio with saloon and exterior speakers and interchange switch * Stainless steel framed sliding door to cockpit * Aft-facing electric-powered drop window * Tinted side and aft windows * Clear forward windscreens * All windows in toughened safety glass with stainless steel frames * Venetian blinds, curtains or sunscreens to all windows and doors * Overhead downlighters and pelmet lights * Dining area with oval table and U-shaped seating for 6 * Spiral internal staircase to flybridge * Clock and barometer.OWNER’S SUITE * Large double bed with quilted bedspread * Dressing table * Wardrobes and shelves * Stereo CD/radio * Overhead and individual berth lights * Deck hatch with sliding blind * Opening portholes * Full-length mirror. En-suite shower/WC: Electric-flush WC * Washbasin with hot and cold mixer tap * Toothbrush/mug and towel holders * Separate circular shower cubicle with automatic shower pump-out * Extractor fan * Porthole * Mirror * Storage locker. PORT AND STARBOARD GUEST CABINS * Two full-size single berths with quilted bedspreads * Large wardrobe with hanging space and shelf storage * Full-length mirror * Bedside table and storage * Overhead and individual berth lights * 2 opening portholes. GUEST SHOWER/WC * Electric-flush WC * Washbasin with hot and cold mixer tap * Toothbrush/ mug and towel holders
ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS 24 Volt: 2 x heavy-duty batteries for engine starting * 6 x heavy-duty auxiliary batteries (all batteries 130AH) * Engine alternators charge via relay system to isolate engine start batteries from auxiliaries * 40-amp 24v float battery charger connected to both battery banks * Remote battery master switches with controls at main switch panel * Circuit breakers on all circuits * 24v to 12v voltage dropper for certain navigation and radio circuits. 220/240 Volt: 9kW diesel generator in own soundshield with water cooled and specially silenced exhaust * Automatic fire extinguisher situated by generator * 32-amp shore support inlet * Generator/shore support change-over switch * Polarity check system * Earth leakage safety trip * Circuit breakers on all circuits * Power points in owner’s stateroom, port and starboard cabins, galley (double), saloon area, dining area and utility area * Shaver points in all bathrooms.
GALLEY * Avonite (or similar) worktop * Halogen/ceramic 4-zone hob with extractor vent over * Combination microwave/ conventional oven with grill * 24v/240v refrigerator/freezer * Twin-bowl stainless-steel sink with hot and cold mixer tap * Waste disposal bin * Drawers and storage cupboards * Overhead and concealed lighting. UTILITY AREA * Access from galley * Storage cupboards * Overhead lighting * General stowage area * Deep freeze * Washing machine/dryer * Re-chargeable vacuum cleaner.
WATER SYSTEM * 2 water tanks totalling 134 gallons (609 litres) including 16 gallons (73 litres) hot water calorifier * Water heated by engines and 240v immersion heater * Thermostatic valve to limit maximum water temperature * Automatic water pump with filter * Main circuit breaker at 240v switch panel * Water level gauge * Deck filler. FIRE EXTINGUISHERS * Automatic fire extinguishers in engine room and generator space, additional automatic extinguisher over Eberspacher heater (when fitted) * Hand-operated fire extinguishers (5) in owner’s stateroom, port and starboard cabins, galley and at main helm position (additional extinguisher fitted when optional aft cabin is specified). BILGE PUMPS * Automatic electric bilge pumps (with manual override) in engine room (forward and aft), rudder area, lazarette and forward accommodation (5 in all) * High-capacity manual bilge pump with valve system and suction points in same areas * Electric bilge pumps have controls and warning lights at main helm console and warning light with audible alarm at flybridge helm console.
POWER AND DRIVE SYSTEMS * Engine room soundproofed * High-volume air intakes * Engine room extractor fan with electronic time delay * Engine exhaust silencers and water-cooled exhaust * Engine beds integrally bonded * Engines flexibly mounted * Automatic fire extinguisher * Automatic and manual bilge pumps * Engine room lighting * Engine room access hatch and ladder from cockpit * Propeller shafts in Temet with flexible shaft logs * 4-bladed aquafoil propellers in nickel aluminium bronze * High-speed balanced rudders * Cathodic protection for sterngear * Sterngear, engines, fuel tanks, fillers etc all electrically bonded * Power-assisted hydraulic steering system * Single-lever engine and gearshift controls * 8hp bow thruster with dual-station controls * Freshwater supply point in engine room.FUEL SYSTEM * Twin fuel tanks (in N4 marine grade alloy) with interconnection system giving 470 gallons (2136 litres) capacity * Fuel fillers on port and starboard side decks * Separ high capacity duplex fuel filters with water traps and changeover valves, water warning sensors connected to warning lights at lower helm * Remote fuel cocks in cockpit locker * Fuel gauges at main helm console.
* Modified deep V with moulded spray rails and incorporating Mk IV propeller tunnels for increased performance and economy * Hand-laid glassfibre construction with isophthalic gelcoat backed by initial lay-up of powder-bound matt and isophthalic resin * Integrally bonded girder stiffening system * Standard finish white high-gloss gelcoat * GRP/balsa core/PVC foam sandwich construction for deck and superstructure for strength and high-thermal insulation * Moulded non-slip surfaces on side decks, flybridge and foredeck * Hull antifouled.
DECK FITTINGS * Reversible electric anchor winch (2000W) with foredeck, helm position and flybridge controls * Self-stowing 25kg Delta anchor with 40 metres of chain * Stemhead roller with automatic anchor launch and retrieve * Bow stowage locker * Stainless-steel bow, stern and spring cleats * Bow fairleads * Stainless-steel pulpit and guard rails * Stainless steel coachroof and flybridge handrails * Stainless steel rubbing band with rubber insert * Full set of IMCO navigation lights * Riding light * Twin-beam searchlight with dual-station remote controls * Twin electric horns * Loud hailer * Fuel and water fillers * Telescopic electro-hydraulic passerelle (2.8m) with tender/wetbike lift facility.
9kW diesel generator Power-assisted hydraulic steering system 8hp bow thruster Autopilot Radar Electric anchor winch (2000W) Electro-hydraulic trim tabs Dual-station log and echo sounder with alarm Dual-station VHF R/T Remote control searchlight Stereo music system with CD/radio TV/VCR Cocktail cabinet with refrigerator and icemaker Owner’s suite stereo CD/radio Microwave/conventional oven/grill Utility room with deep freeze and automatic washer/dryer Electrically operated port and starboard wheelhouse windows Electrically operated drop window to aft cockpit Teak-laid aft cockpit deck Full-sized teak-laid transom platform with tender/wetbike stowage facility Remote control telescopic electro-hydraulic passerelle (2.9m) with tender lift facility Hot and cold transom shower Flybridge bar with electric barbecue grill Flybridge sunbed cushions 220/240v shore power with 45-amp float battery charger
Main Helm position
MAIN HELM POSITION * Twin helm seats with fore and aft adjustment for helmsman * Stainless- steel framed toughened glass windscreen, clear for unimpaired night vision * Electric-opening windows at helm position and also on port side * Burr-elm instrument console with engine instruments, fuel gauges and rudder position indicator * Single-lever engine controls (4-lever optional) * Hydraulic steering * Bow thruster control * Flush-mounted radar (Furuno 1832) * Autopilot * Trim tab controls * Horn button * Searchlight remote control * High-speed magnetic compass * Speed and distance log * Echo sounder with alarm * Dual-station VHF radio telephone with intercom to flybridge and foredeck loud hailer * Anchor winch remote control * Chart table with light and chart stowage * Triple windscreen wipers with freshwater windscreen wash system * Bilge pump controls and warning lights * Contaminated fuel warning light * 24v and 240v control panels * PVC sunscreens.
Other standard equipment
* Fenders (6) and warps (4) * Ensign staff * First aid kit * Boathook * Owner’s manual * Engine manual * Cockpit cover and covers for flybridge console and seating * Flybridge sunbed cushions * Ship’s document case.
Principal Dimensions Length overall (inc pulpit) 56ft 3in (17.15m) Length overall (ex pulpit) 55ft 7in (16.95m) Beam 15ft 2in (4.62m) Draft 3ft 9in (1.14m) Displacement approx (2 x Volvo D12/700hp) 21 tonnes Fuel capacity 470 gallons (2,136 litres) Water capacity (inc calorifier) 150 gallons (682 litres
2 x Volvo Penta D12/615 (2 x 615hp) Speed range: 30-32 knots. 2 x Volvo Penta D12/700 (2 x 700hp) Speed range: 31-34 knots.
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.