Bring the entire family to view this easy to live aboard trawler, they won't want to leave. Her custom designer interior is impressive. La Dolce Vita has everything you need to live and cruise comfortably in safety and style. From the large picture windows allowing wonderful views and light to the completely redesigned interior where custom fabrics and top quality workmanship are evident, the salon also features new carpet,central vacuum system, washer/dryer.custom blinds and draperies. The Master Stateroom is aft with a walk-around queen bed and an abundance of storage. An ensuite head features a full shower with glass shower doors and the new Vacu-flush fresh water system insures quiet, dependable operation and a total lack of the typical “head” odors. There is also a lighted vanity with swing out seat. The galley is forward and two steps down from the salon but the “cook” is never out of site of the quests or separated from the party. Featuring a large, recently installed refrigerator/freezer, three burner stove with oven, microwave and large double stainless steel sinks the galley has everything you could wish for including a dishwasher! On the starboard side there is a large dinette that comfortably seats four and can be converted into a double bed. Ample space is provided for storage of even large items. Forward, the guest stateroom features very generous bunk beds, a hanging closet and even a small vanity. An ensuite head with shower includes a Vacu-flush head. The aft deck is enclosed with teak wing doors and Strato-glass curtains, making it an excellent space in any weather. The lighted teak bar includes an icemaker/refrigerator and sink. With the adjustable height table and four swivel chairs this is the perfect spot for an island breakfast or a late night cocktail. A centered gate and stainless steel ladder lead from the aft deck to the cockpit. A transom door opens to the large fiberglass swim platform which features a very special dingy launching, storage and retrieval mechanism that makes using the dingy easy and safe. The fly bridge is enclosed with strato-glass side curtains. The navigation equipment is late model and all top of the line. Her low hour economical Volvo 305 HP diesels allow you to cruise all day at 8 mph and get on a plane and hit 20+ when you need to get there quickly. Vessel hauled and bottom painted OIctober 2013. She is winter docked in the water at Marinajack in beautiful Sarasota.FL.
We sold La Dolce Vita ("The Sweet Life") a couple of years ago to long time clients. They've now decided to "swallow the anchor" and buy a condo. The boat is located at Marinajack, Sarasota,FL, start your cruise in Flordia's warm weather!
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
La Dolce Vita
Builder: Chung Hwa Seamaster
Designer: C C Haiao
LOA: 44 ft 0 in
Beam: 13 ft 9 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 7 in
Bridge Clearance: 18 ft 0 in
Twin TAMD 61A Volvo Penta diesels. Each 305 HP @ 2800 RPM
Engine hours appoximately 1950 each.
Owner reports a very economical appoximate burn rate of 7.5 to 8.0 gallons at 8 knot cruise
Fuel: 450 Fresh Water: 175 Holding: 40
The Salon features forward facing windows and large, sliding windows port and starboard for ample light and natural ventilation. Two facing custom built love seats, separated by an exquisite Plexiglas coffee table are to the port side with a swivel barrel chair and matching ottoman to starboard. The interior was completely redesigned in 2009 by a California Designer. Expensive fabrics were used throughout and the workmanship is top quality. There are storage compartments built into both love seats and the ottoman. New Venetian blinds and custom draperies. The carpet mimics a sandy beach and is very unique in its design. New 40" flat screen TV in custom cabinet, Central vacuum system throuyghout.
Galley is forward and two steps down from the salon and the “cook” is never out of site of quests. Featuring a large, recently installed refrigerator/freezer, three burner stove with oven, microwave and large double stainless steel sinks the galley has everything you could wish for including a dishwasher! On the starboard side there is a large dinette that comfortably seats four and converts to a double bed. Ample space is provided for storage of even large items. A new 400 gallon per day watermaker installed in 2009. This high quality system from Watermakers in Ft. Lauderdale will provide all the freshwater you could ever use. The watermaker is pickled and fresh water flushed monthly as recommended by the manufacturer.
The guest stateroom features very generous bunk beds, a hanging closet and even a small vanity. An ensuite head with shower includes a Vacu-flush system. An overhead hatch and two portholes provide light and ventilation.
The Master Stateroom is comfortably aft with a full sized walk-around queen bed. The mattress is a new (2009) high quality foam design from Sweden. There is an abundance of storage, including three hanging lockers and twenty six (26) drawers in the master alone. An ensuite head features a full shower with glass shower doors. The new Vacu-flush fresh water system insures quiet, dependable operation and a total lack of the typical “head” odors. Opening windows on both sides and aft provide ample ventilation. A lighted vanity with swing out seat is provided for the Lady
The aft deck is where you will spend the majority of the time. Teak wing doors and fully enclosed with Strato-glass curtains this is an excellent space in any weather. The lighted teak bar includes an icemaker/refrigerator and sink. With the adjustable height table and four swivel chairs this is where the party will be! * New aft deck refrigerator Dec 2013. A centered gate and stainless steel ladder lead from the aft deck to the cockpit. A transom door opens to the large fiberglass swim platform. The thirteen foot by five foot cockpit provides lots of space for fishing, swimming, loading the dingy or just hanging out! A custom stainless steel swim ladder with wide rungs for divers attaches to the swim step. On the swim platform is mounted very special dingy launching, storage and retrieval mechanism that makes using the dingy easy and safe.
Fly Bridge / Electronics
The fly bridge is where the work is done. Covered by an aluminum framed top and also enclosed with new strato-glass side curtains, it can be completely opened on nice days or closed like a wheelhouse when in the rain. The navigation equipment is late model and all top of the line. The 24 mile color radar, autopilot and depth finder 2009 Garmin GPSMAP 4212 with a 12��� screen and the excellent Garmin program, you will always know where you are! Glendinninng engine synchronizers and Sea Star hydraulic steering provide the control you need.
Three zone Marine Air reverse cycle heat and Air Conditioning
Fireboy Halon 1301 automatic fire suppression system
Glendinning engine synchronizer
Bennett trim tabs
Morse mechanical shift and throttle controls
Racor fuel filters (three)
Shaft coupling vibration dampers
Sea Star hydraulic steering
Three bilge pumps
High bilge water alarm
Whale manual emergency bilge pump
Bilge/engine room blowers
Full engine instrumentation in engine room
Sight gauges on fuel tanks
Westerbeke 8KW genset
New Vacuflush porcelain heads installed in Master and Guest heads in Feb 2009. New Vacuflush pump and tank installed under forward hatch for ease of maintenance Feb. 2009 All new Vacuflush premium ���odor shield��� hose installed Feb 2009. New macerator installed July 2009. This is an odor free, trouble free system that uses one pint of water per flush and greatly extends the usability of the holding tank. Vacuflush is expensive but it is the best marine sanitary system available as shown by it���s use in mega yachts worldwide. This system, installed, cost over $7,000.00
Generator: Westerbeke 8kw in sound shield
Inverter: StatPower, 2kw, remote inverter switch
Battery Charger: Professional Mariner 50 amp, automatic
Batteries: Three ���D��� size, one on isolation switch
Switch: Battery Parallel switch
Shore Power: Two 30 amp 50��� power cords
Power input: Dual, port and strbd center of boat
Electronics and Navigation
GPS: Garmin GPSMAP 4212 - new 2009
Radar: Raymarine SL-70C 24 mile color
Autopilot Raymarine Raypilot RP650
Depth finders: Raymarine L365 & Standard Horizon
Hailer: Standard 5100012 hailer
Radio: Uniden Polaris VHF
Compass: Danforth Constellation
Intercom: PhoneCon ships intercom
Spotlight: Guest remote control
Bridge clearance is 18 ft
35 lb Stainless Steel Anchor
100 foot of 3/8 BB galvanized chain (new 2009)
200 foot of heavy anchor line
Sea Wolf chain Windless with rope capstan
Fenders (6), Fender Holders and lines
Cockpit ladder switches port & strbd
Bow Pulpit and Rails all 1 ¼” polished Stainless steel
Dual flip-up teak and SS boarding ladders, port & strbd.
Large swim Platform
Transom door to swim platform
Custom built wide stainless steel dive/swim ladder
Deck box in cockpit
2012 New Isen glass installed in the flybridge curtains and the sundeck curtains
Eleven foot, 2005 Avon (West Marine) fiberglass bottom Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) West marine stainless steel steering station with remote controls and large comfortable bench seat. 2003 Mercury 15 Horsepower, outboard converted from tiller steer to remote wheel steering. Custom built heavy stainless steel dingy loading/storing system mounted on swim platform and thru bolted to transom with windless to pull dingy up on wheeled holders. Eliminates having to put dingy on top of aft deck cover, a maneuver that can be very dangerous in anything but a calm sea. Eliminates adding weight on top of boat improving stability.
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.
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