40' Chas Wittholtz Pilothouse trawler - Warranty with Ford engine
Refurbished from 2007-2013, Charlie Noble is a strong, solid Wittholtz designed classic trawler. Brand new install of factory rebuilt Ford Lehman diesel, carries a warranty to July 2014. This is an efficient boat to operate- cruising at 8.5 mph on a mere 1.5 gallons per hour. Boat just completed an enjoyable season cruising the Chesapeake and along the eastern US coast.
Boatyard applied fiberglass and West System epoxy sheathing over sound cedar on oak construction assures years of dependable service, strength and dry bilges. Current survey calls this hull " Bulletproof ." Recent Awlgrip on the topsides, and smooth finishes throughout the yacht makes for an attractive vessel. Comfortable forward stateroom with queen berth.
Cool, distinctive pilothouse boat that gets noticed favorably in any harbor. Significant updates benefit this original 1971 hull, while nicely retaining the charm of that earlier design. Convenient, straight forward systems simplify cruising.
New CPT Auto-Pilot, Windlass, and Garmin 440S GPS. New 10' RIB tender and Mercury 3.5 HP outboard. New refrigerator. New upholstery with salon and settee cushions. Solar panels effectively charge batteries.
Ready for your next adventure. Please call for further details on this unique, capable cruising boat.