Brightwater Yacht Brokers Inc.
311 Channel Drive
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, US, 08742
Tel:(732) 456-2050
Gulfstar 50 MKII CC Ketch w UPDATES - main image

1975 Gulfstar 50 MKII CC Ketch w UPDATES

location icon Jersey City, New Jersey
Year 1975
Length 50 ft
Price
$99,000

 A LARGE, SPACIOUS CENTER COCKPIT KETCH 

NEW ELECTRONICS / 950 SQ. FT. OF SAILS / PERKINS 85 HP DIESEL

3 STRM / 2 HEAD / SPACIOUS SALON / TEAK INTERIOR

CRUISE THE WORLD AND/OR LIVEABOARD 

THE GULFSTAR 50 CENTER COCKPIT IS THE BEST AND MOST POPULAR BOAT EVER BUILT BY GULFSTAR.  SHE IS BUILT ON A SOLID FIBERGLASS HULL WITH GOOD SEAKEEPING ABILITY.   SHE IS A LARGE, ROOMY OFFSHORE SAILING VESSEL THAT CAN HANDLE TOUGH WEATHER CONDITIONS SAFELY AND COMFORTABLY.  HER FOREFOOT HAS ENOUGH BITE AND THE BILGES ARE DEEP ENOUGH THAT SHE DOES NOT SLAM MUCH IN A CHOP  SHE IS A PERFECT LIVEABOARD AND/OR LONG DISTANCE CRUSING YACHT.  SHE IS DESIGNED TO SAIL AND CAN MOVE ALONG AT 7 KNOTS OR BETTER WITH HER WORKING SAILS AND 12 KNOT WINDS.  WITH HER KETCH RIG SHE CARRIES OVER 950 SQUARE FEET OF SAIL.  IF YOU PREFER MOTORING, SHE IS POWERED WITH THE UPGRADED PERKINS 4.2 SERIES 85 HP ENGINE THAT WILL CRUISE HER AT 9 KNOTS. 

 

"DIRECTIVE" IS THE PREFERRED THREE STATEROOM FLOOR PLAN.   HER SAFE CENTER COCKPIT HAS A NEW BIMINI WITH PARTIAL ENCLOSURE FOR WEATHER/SUN PROTECTION.  SHE HAS NEW ELECTRONICS AND WELL MAINTAINED RUNNING RIGGING.  HER MAIN SAIL  AND GENOA  ARE IN LIKE NEW CONDITION AND HER MIZZEN IS NEW (2018).  DOWN BELOW IS AN EXCEPTIONALLY ROOMY CABIN WITH A LARGE MASTER STATEROOM AFT WITH AN ENSUITE HEAD, A GUEST CABIN FORWARD WITH A GUEST/DAY HEAD  AND A SINGLE CABIN/WORKSHOP AMIDSHIPS TO STARBOARD.  SHE HAS A COMPLETE GALLEY AND A LARGE SALON WITH A LARGE U-SHAPE DINETTE TO PORT AND A SETTEE WITH A PILOT BERTH ABOVE TO STARBOARD.  HER INTERIOR TEAK WOODWORK IS SOME OF THE BEST YOU WILL FIND, BUILT BY TRUE CRAFTSMAN.  SHE IS IN SOUND CONDITION AND WELL MAINTAINED.

 

IF YOU ARE SEARCHING FOR A LARGE CRUSING VESSEL THAT CAN TAKE YOU ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD OR A COMFORTABLE, SPACIOUS LIVEABOARD, "DIRECTIVE" IS A BOAT TO CONSIDER.  CALL FOR A PERSONAL INSPECTION, YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED.  OFFERS ARE ENCOURAGED AND WILL BE GIVEN SERIOUS CONSIDERATION....

Specifications

Year Built 1975
Category Sail
Length Overall 50 ft
Beam 13'8 ft
Liferaft Capacity 6
Cabins 3
Cabin Headroom 6'3 ft
Double Berths 3
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID GFS050080275
Keel Fin Keel
Min Draft 5'6 ft
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 85 hp
Cruising Speed 9 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 100 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 210 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 30 gal
Dry Weight 35,000 lb
Ballast 10,500 lb
Bridge Clearance 60 ft
Windlass Electric

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Perkins
Model: 4.2 Series
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 85hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
Year: 1975
Engine Location: Center
Accommodations

A THREE STATEROOM, TWO HEAD FLOORPLAN.  LOCATED AFT IS THE MASTER STATEROOM WHICH FEATURES AN ATHWARTSHIP VERY LARGE DOUBLE BERTH WITH A NEW INNERSPRING MATTRESS.  THERE IS A BUILT-IN SEAT, A HANGING LOCKER, DRAWER STORAGE, OPENING PORTS AND AN OVERHEAD HATCH.  THE ENSUITE HEAD HAS A VANITY WITH SINK, A NEW RARITAN SALT AND/OR FRESH WATER FLUSH TOILET, A LARGE STALL SHOWER, STORAGE LOCKER, MIRROR AND AN OPENING PORT.  THE GUEST CABIN FORWARD FEATURES A DOUBLE V-BERTH, A SEAT, A HANGING LOCKER, DRAWER STORAGE, A SHELF, OPENING PORTS AND AN OVERHEAD HATCH.  THE GUEST/DAY HEAD HAS A VANITY WITH SINK, A MARINE TOILET, SHOWER, A STORAGE LOCKER AND AN OPENING PORT.  THE THIRD STATEROOM WHICH IS AMIDSHIPS TO STARBOARD IS SET UP AS A WORKSHOP WITH A BENCH AND TOOL STORAGE.  THE MAIN SALON WHICH IS VERY SPACIOUS AND OPEN TO THE GALLEY FEATURES A LARGE U-SHAPE DINETTE TO PORT WHICH CONVERTS TO A DOUBLE BERTH AND A TRIPLE SETTEE TO STARBOARD WHICH CAN ALSO BE USED FOR SLEEPING.  THERE ARE PLENTY OF LOCKERS AND SHELVES FOR STORAGE.  THE ENTIRE CABIN IS FINISHED IN TEAK WITH A TEAK AND HOLLY SOLE AND COORDINATING FABRICS AND ACCESSORIES.  SHE HAS A TRUE NAUTICAL FEEL, IS CLEAN  AND HAS BEEN VERY WELL MAINTAINED. 

Galley

LOCATED IN THE PORT COMPANIONWAY UNDER THE COCKPIT, THE L-SHAPE GALLEY FEATURES NEW COROAN COUNTERTOP WITH A DOUBLE STAINLESS STEEL SINK WITH A SINGLE LEVER FAUCET, A DICKINSON THREE BURNER PROPANE STOVE WITH OVEN WITH AN EXTERNAL  A NEW PROPANE LOCKER WITH AN INTERNAL SOLENOID GAS SHUT OFF, A NEW AC/DC VITRIFRIGO STAINLESS STEEL DRAWER REFRIGERATOR AND A NEW SEPARATE FREEZER, A MICROWAVE AND PLENTY OF DRAWERS, CABINETS AND LOCKERS FOR STORAGE.

Electronics/Navigation
  • ICOM VHF MARINE RADIO
  • HANDHELD VHF RADIO
  • B&G TRITON SPEED/DEPTH/WIND PACK
  • B&G ZEUS3 12 MULTIFUNCTION DISPLAY (GPS/CHART/4G RADAR)
  • B&G TRITON DIGITAL DISPLAY
  • B&G AUTOPILOT CONTROLLER
  • SIMRAD NAC-2 AUTOPILOT COREPACK
  • EPIRB
  • COMPASS  
Electrical
  • (2) Batteries
  • Battery switches
  • Battery charger
  • 200 Watt solar panels
  • 12V/110V Electrical systems
  • Single 50 amp dockside power with cord (50')
  • 5 1/2 KW Northern Lights Genset 
  • 12V Accessory outlet
Hull and Deck
  • Anchor roller
  • Stainless steel bow rail
  • Wide side decks
  • Side deck life lines
  • Large center cockpit
  • Bimini with partial enclosure
  • Cushioned seats
  • Cockpit wheel binnacle with table
  • Stainless steel stern rails
  • Transom tender bracket
Sails & Rigging
  • Battened Mainsail
  • Furling Genoq
  • Mizzen (NEW)
  • Inspected Standing Rigging 
  • Well-maintained Running Rigging
  • Cockpit steering wheel
  • Lewmar winches
Additional Equipment
  • Anchor windlass
  • Spare danforth anchor
  • Deck wash down
  • Spreader lights
  • cockpit courtesy lights
  • Cockpit bimini with partial enclosure
  • Cockpit cushions (NEW)
  • Cockpit steering wheel
  • Mechanical steering system
  • Engine alarms
  • 3-Blade bronze prop
  • Sail covers
  • Dual zone AC/heat
  • LCD TV
  • AM/FM/CD stereo with Bluetooth
  • Magna Propane rail mount grill
  • Outboard bracket
  • Avon 10' Tender
  • Mercury 4-STK outboard 
  • Swim ladder
  • RECENT UPDATES
  • Sails revamped @ Doyle Sails (2020)
  • New cockpit soft goods (2021)
  • New hatch covers (2018
  • New propane locker (2018
  • New Raritan sea flush toilet
  • New waste tank (2019)
  • Upgraded panel/AC/DC
  • Outlets rewired
  • New Air control box
  • AC recharged
  • New Corian countertops
  • New sinks/fridge/freezer
  • New plumbing
  • New cedar headliner (2018)
  • New alternator/starter/fuel injector pump/lift pump/kill switch
  • Annual maintenance belts/hoses/filters/oil change
Disclaimer
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.
Additional Contact Information

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR TO SCHEDULE A TIMEA TO SEE THIS BOAT PLEASE CALL CHARLIE BERES, JR., LISTING BROKER AT 732-278-9299 (CELL) OR SEND AN EMAIL TO:  charlie@brightwateryachts.com 

YOU CAN ALSO SEND A TEXT MESSAGE TO:  732-278-9299.