72' Lars Halverson & Sons Bradford 72 Luxury Motor Yacht
This beautiful Bradford 72’, built 1974 by Master Craftsman Lars Halvorsen & Sons Ltd. in NSW, Australia for Bradford Yachts for sale near Portland Oregon. She is uninspected and holds 12 passengers Administrative Waiver to the Jones Act (meaning she can operate for hire in Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii.
The vessel is semi displacement hull similar to Navy PT Boat design to be light and fast. Major engine and reduction gear changes have been completed, currently has less than 200 hrs. The hull speed is estimated at 9.5 knots. She cruises at 8kts burning approximately 6 gals per hr with a top speed at 12kts burning @ approximately 10 gals per hr. Built on a stiff wooden frame with Aluminum I-beam stringers and frame cage in the engine room for engine bearers. Hull is mahogany / Oak ¾” mahogany planking. The hull is 1” thick with ¾ & ¼” mahogany planking and covered with epoxy/fiberglass coating.
This yacht has a huge interior layout on 3 levels with almost 2000 square ft. of deck and living area. She features a gigantic flybridge deck (40’x19’) and massive Sea Mark custom cover for entertaining with guest seating for 9. Two Davits for boats and toys.
Her interior accommodations are nothing short of spectacular! She features beautifully carved Glass Artwork. She has a total of 5 Staterooms - 3 staterooms aft situated for six guests, and two rooms forward situated for three crewmembers w/separate crew sitting area, she has 5 heads, and the Master Stateroom is a full beam aft-cabin with full size bath tub. The interior is currently under renovation and as pictured or better..
She has recently been refitted with Twin 871 Detroit Diesel Engines and Gears and has less than 100 hours. She runs out very smooth and efficient for economical cruising.
This vessel has much history and experience. Previous owners include the Heineken Brewing Company, and guests have included former President Gerald Ford and others.
The Re Fit of this large classic is nearing completion, and is perfect for new owners to add their own style on the remaining work & finishing touches.
Builder: Lars Halverson & Sons
Designer: Lars Halverson
Model: Bradford 72 Luxury Motor Yacht
Gross Registered Tonnage 87
- Net Registered Tonnage 69
- Depth 9.5
Hull: Oak/Mahogany Plank
Superstructure: FRP/Mahogany, Marine Plywood
Twin Detroit 8V71 Diesel Engines – 250hp Each – 200hrs – (New Rebuilds)
Cooling: Raw Water Cooling
Exhaust: Wet Underwater/Thru-Hull
Transmissions: Twin Disc MC514B, 2:1 Ratio (New Rebuilds w/Factory Upgrade)
Fuel: 2334 gallons total- (4) Aluminum Tanks
Water: 370 gallons – (1) Aluminum Tank
Shafts: 3” Stainless Steel – New Stern Tube and Cutlass Bearings on ‘07
Propellers: Nybral 31x25
Windlass: Ideal 24 volt
Thru-Hull Fittings: Bronze Ball Valves
Bilge Pumps: 3 – Rule 2000 GPH (Automatic and Manual)
Waste System: (5) Vacu-Flush Heads, (2) Waste Tanks and (4) Vacu-Flush Systems
Central Heat and Air Conditioning has been removed and is in the design process
NAVIGATION AND ELECTRONICS:
Auto Pilot: Robertson
Radios: 2 VHF Fixed – 2 VHF hand held
GPS: Garmin GPS Map 200
Radar: Raytheon Raster Scan
Ground Tackle: (2) Danforth Anchors w/1/2” Chain and 1” Line (150’ estimated)
Onan 20kW Genset
(3) 12VDC Windshield Wipers
(2) Rudder Angle Indicators
(2) Ray-Line Search Lights
(2) U-Line Ice Makers (new)
(2) Wine Coolers –(new)
New Deck Lights ( LED)
Navigation Lights (LED)
(2) Winch Davits, one is 12 volt and the other is 110
Glendining Engine Synchronizer
Jenn-Air Stainless BBQ on the Flybridge Deck (HUGE! Built In )
3 Large Custom Carved Salon Glass and Master Mirrors – absolutely beautiful!!!
Survey on 12-28-07 valued this vessel at $675,000
Dry Dock & Bottom Paint June-2012
Extensive Paint & Refurbishment summer 2012