Magnificent Fresh Water Viking 45' Convertible. Popular plan "B", two staterooms, two Heads layout, this wonderful example of one of Vikings most sought after convertibles is a rare find. Maintained by the most fastidious owners, there are numerous upgrades described through out the equipment list.
Beautiful teak interior, mid level galley and impressive interior decor all add up to one of the finest mid-range convertible available.
Huge cockpit for fishing or entertaining, well arranged engine room, wide side decks for easy walkaround, and solid steel I beam engine mounts. A good performer with the dependable 6-71's (485hp)
Generous accommodations for 4-6 persons in two staterooms and two heads.
The Salon is large and airy. A generous L-shaped lounge / Settee is on the starboard side, it converts to a Twin Bed. To port you will find Leather barrel chair and two Bar stools at the counter overlooking the galley. Opposite the bar area is a complete entertainment cabinet featuring; TV, DVD, VCR plus an incredible stereo system (All New 2007). The Floor is covered with Custom Sculptured Carpet (New 2007).
The Master Stateroom is forward with island queen berth (New Bedding 2007), two hanging lockers, overhead storage, air/heat controls, LCD TV (2007), stereo, and overhead hatch with screen. The Master Stateroom has an en-suite Head with large shower.
The Guest Stateroom is on the starboard side and features over under berths, and large hanging locker. It closes off for complete privacy and has a head with shower across located across the hallway.
Galley is located a step down from the salon on the port side of the boat. Satin Varnished Teak parquey galley sole, loads of storage in drawers and cupboards plus.
Electric range, 3 burner
Instant hot water faucet
Washer/Dryer apt size in locker
Refrigerator/freezer 14 cu. ft. with Custom Teak Face (2007)
Single lever faucet
Silver & untensil drawers
Water level gauge
Water pump light
All electronics professionally installed flush mounted.
Ritchie Power damp compass
JRC Radar 48 mile (2001)
Robertson AP 200 DL autopilot
Garmin GPS Map 5212 Touch Screen Color Plotter (2007)
With Garmin 50 /200 Fish finder (2007)
Custom built helm, by Boat Services of Holland, MI with fresh VDO instrumentation (2001)
Raytheon VHF radio w/remote in salon
Clarion sound system flybridge, Bose 151 speakers (2007 Speakers)
KVH M3 Tracvision - Sat Tv (2007)
Batteries heavy duty 12 volt (2010) w/fiberglass boxes
Battery charger Charles 5000 (2002)
Battery parallel switch
Bonded electrical system
Generator control panel w/ full instrumentation
Instrument panel lights
Lighting 12 w/ 120 v throughout
Master control panel w 12 v/120v circuit breakers, AC master control switch, voltmeter, amp meter, and frequency meter
Navigation lightsRecetacles, 120 v duplex
Reverse polarity light with grounding plate
Color coded wiring system
Engine room lights
Generator Kohler 8.5 (1390 hrs - 3/12)
Vaporproof battery switches
30A/120V dockside w/cord
Cable Master Cable winder 50amp (New Cord 3/2012)
Fiberglass Boarding box /step with Varnished Teak top
New Pompanette International Teak Helm Chairs with covers (2) (2007)
Cable TV & phone inlets
Dockside water connection
Fresh water wash down
Recessed cleats & hawse pipes
New custom black dock lines (2007)
New fenders with black covers (2007)
New life ring with line (2007)
Dual air horns
SS bow rails
Tempered glass on all windows
Recessed fish box
Rod holders 4
Sea water wash down
Self bailing cockpit
Tackle cabinet w/sink & ice chest
Fiberglass Swim platform w/ swim ladder
Pulpit w/windlass & SS anchor
Zincs on rudders
Both engines went through complete out of boat overhaul by W.C. Beards lee of Harsens Island, Michigan. Beards lee is well known for their fastidious work ethic, attention to detail and expert Detroit Diesel Service. The engines have less than 700 hours since the overhaul. Records are available for any serious prospect. According to Beardslee these engines are now good for 4-5 thousand hours.
Accoustical & thermal insulation
Air/Heat 2 zones (New main overhead AC Unit (2010)
Ball type fuel valves
Bilge pumps 3
External sea strainers
Fresh water fill hose, engines, gen set
Air craft type fuel lines
Fiberglass reinforced fuel tank
Fuel/water separator filters
Halon fire protection
Holding tank w/dockside pump out
Hot water heater
Mufflers, engines & generator
Oil change system
Sea cocks for all underwater through hulls
SS shafts w/ double taper, Aqua net 22
Structural steel engine beds
Double pistons trim tabs
Copper water system
Water tanks/sanitized fiberglass
Listing Sales Person's Comments
"Asante" is one of the finest Classic 45 Viking's to come on the market in some time. She is truly a FRESHWATER Vessel - NEVER SEEN SALT, in 2007 her current owner had here professional upgraded and since she has lived in northern Michigan. "Asante" is only in the water for 2-3 months each year, the balance of the year she is stored in a heated storage building. She is maintained with an open checkbook. A change in her owners plans have created this great opportunity to acquire this totally turn key yacht.
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.
Interested in this boat?Toll-free: 888-230-0439Tel: 954-921-1500