1968 Islander 55 For Sale

$127,800
Stock #137448 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1968
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Islander
Category:
Cutter/Cutter Sailboat
Model:
55
Length (LOA):
55'
Beam:
15'
Draft:
78"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
137448
Location:
Centerport, New York
Status:
Available
Reason for Selling:
Seller wants to move on
Sailboat Details
Halyard Winches:
Main:
Roller Furling Jib:
Sheet Winches:
Blocks:
Boom Vang:
Forestay:
Mast:
Rigging Hardware:
"This is Hull #1 which was built as an all-out racing boat in 1968 for a Mr. Jesse Phillips, under the then current CCA rule. Hence the beautiful overh"

One of the best features about the Islander 55 is offshore performance.

According to the owner, the boat was originally designed for offshore racing.

In 2015 replaced the engine with a 110 HP Yanmar diesel.

Cruise speeds around 8 knots at 1.5 gallons per hour.

Fuel ta...more

1968 Islander 55 - #1
1968 Islander 55 - #1
1968 Islander 55 - #1
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1968 Islander 55 - #1
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1968 Islander 55 Cutter Sailboat in Centerport, New York

Stock #137448

Although located in Canada, due to Canadian regulations, this boat is not available for sale to potential buyers in Canada.

One of the best features about the Islander 55 is offshore performance.

According to the owner, the boat was originally designed for offshore racing.

In 2015 replaced the engine with a 110 HP Yanmar diesel.

Cruise speeds around 8 knots at 1.5 gallons per hour.

Fuel tanks were replaced approximately twelve years ago. Fuel lines replaced with a new generator.

Newer halyards replaced four years ago.

For extended live aboard the interior cabin space is large with 15' beam amidship.

Seller indicated rigging is approximately 20 years old. All stainless rigging is 316 gauge.

Original mast was replaced in the mid-1980's (60').

Dinghy included: 6 person life raft included.

Information On Condition

This Islander 55 is a classic Cutter which is showing her age.

Hull was painted approximately ten years ago and has several areas of chipping and oxidation.

Solid fiberglass hull appeared to be in good condition. Foredeck is fiberglass over plywood.

The boat has several areas forward which are soft and hatches and deck gear.

Deck hardware including winches appeared to be in good condition.

Exterior teak bright work was solid. Showing signs of age.
Aft storage locker is damage.

Cabin and Galley area are original.

All interior hardware including the head is operational according to the owner.

Aft bulkhead shows signs of water damage.

The headliner was replaced several years ago.

Underneath forward deck shows water damage.

Flooring is original.

Signs of water damage forward.

Diesel Generator on board non-operational 5kw,

Invertor 3000 kw operational

Holding tanks for water and black water are bladder tanks

Sailing vessel was recently winterized in water. Shrink wrapped schedule for December 15th 2017.

Approximate boat location: Centerport, New York

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Basic Details
Year:
1968
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Islander
Category:
Cutter/Cutter Sailboat
Model:
55
Length (LOA):
55'
Hours:
80
(as of 10/29/2017)
(Average)
Stock #:
137448
Location:
Centerport, New York
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
2015
Brand:
Yanmar
Model:
4JH110
Hours:
80
(as of 10/29/2017)
(Average)
Size:
110 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
48 gals
Propeller:
Bronze
Cruising Speed:
8 mph
Maximum Speed:
11 mph
Fuel Consump.:
1.5 gals/hour @ Cruise
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
55'
Beam:
15'
Max. Draft:
78"
Cockpit Location:
Aft
Water Capacity:
40 gals
Bridge Clearance:
64'
Waste Capacity:
30 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
GPS / Plotter:
VHF:
West Marine
Compass:
Ritchie
Radar:
Raytheon RL70
Deck Features
Anchor Chain:
Anchor Locker:
Anchor Rode:
Bow Rail:
Cleats:
Cockpit Seating:
Cushions:
Deck Rail:
Dinghy:
Hand Rails:
Sea Cocks:
Steering Wheel:
Storage:
Winch Handles:
Winches:
Windlass Locker:
Anchor:
BBQ Grill:
Bimini:
Camper Canvas W/screens:
Shore Lines:
Swim Ladder:
Washdown:
Windlass:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Bilge Pump:
Grab Rails:
ElectricalElec. Components
110v AC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Alternator:
Battery Charger:
Battery Switch:
Circuit Breaker:
Deck Lighting:
Horn:
Ignition:
Inverter:
Shore Power:
Speakers:
Stereo:
Tach:
Sails
Halyard Winches:
Main:
Roller Furling Jib:
Sheet Winches:
Rigging
Blocks:
Boom Vang:
Forestay:
Mast:
Rigging Hardware:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
20
# Cabins:
2
Sleep. Capacity:
7
# Berths:
4
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Stove:
Cabin Appointments:
Cabin Door:
Countertops:
Flooring:
Galley:
Port Holes:
Vanity:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Fridge/freezer:
Oven:
Sink:
3
Head:
2
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Displacement
Exterior Color:
Navy / White
Interior Color:
Whtie / Mahogany
Gunwales:
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