A real gem, the J/46 reminds us that the joy of sailing the perfect boat is not something to be taken lightly. Seldom does such a rare opportunity to own one of these beautifully designed boats present itself. The J/46 was awarded Sailing Worlds Boat of the year and was one of one SAIL Magazine’s top Ten. The J/46 was born a winner and is recognized for excellence in design and construction to everyone who understands what it means to sail a champion. This boat is a true dual purpose boat that can be a performance cruiser just as easily as a competitive racer. Smart design and ease of maintenance means more days sailing and less working on your boat.
Obsessively cared for, her owner has spared no expense to keep her in shape, and is the kind of boat that takes pride of ownership to a whole new level. The highly discriminating satin varnished cherry wood interior, is generous, clean, and sublimely finished. With 6’4” inches of head room and splendidly accommodated, this sailing yacht offers luxurious comfort and styling.
The interior is finished in a glowing satin finish cherry. Headroom in the salon and galley is 6’4”. The cabin sole is teak and holly and there is abundant storage throughout the boat.
The master stateroom is forward featuring a 7' V-berth with two removable inserts and ensuite head. A small bench seat with drawer and cabinet storage is accessible with the inserts removed. Aft of the berth to starboard is a three-drawer bureau and hanging locker. To port is the ensuite head with separate shower stall, vanity, head and linen storage cabinet.
The salon features an L-shaped settee to port and centerline drop leaf table with built-in wine cabinet. An upholstered protective cover is included for the table. The sea berth is located above the port settee. A straight settee to starboard has bookshelves and storage above.
Aft and starboard of the salon is the navigation station with an upholstered bench seat. It features a large, lift-top chart table with sliding organizing tray below that will accommodate full-sized charts and navigation tools. Two additional drawers are accessible from the side of the chart table and there is a deep file drawer beneath the bench seat. Navigation equipment is mounted just outboard of the navigation station. The electrical panel is on the bulkhead aft of the bench seat.
Across from the navigation station to port is the U-shaped galley featuring fiddled Corian counter tops, SeaFrost freezer, dual compartment SeaFrost refrigerator cabinet, three-burner Force 10 propane stove with oven, double stainless steel sinks and ample storage.
The aft cabin is accessed via the starboard companionway and features a 7’ double berth and 6’ 2” headroom. Forward of the berth is a bureau and footlocker. A large hanging locker is forward of the bureau. There is an opening hatch above and three opening portlights.
The aft head features a combination head/shower and vanity. A wet locker runs fore and aft and is fitted with hooks for hanging foul weather gear. A door in the aft bulkhead provides access to the large cockpit lazarette.
Engine access is via the companionway steps which open to expose the front of the engine. There is additional engine access via the removable panels in the aft stateroom, aft head and port lazarette. . The engine room is lined with foiled foam sound shield insulation. This, along with the Aquadrive system, makes for an exceptionally quiet boat while motoring.
The port lazarette provides ample storage for gear and sails. This space is accessed through the aft head or from the hatch in the port cockpit settee. Fuel tanks are below and behind the aft berth. There are also two very large storage areas at the stern under the helm seat and one in the bow just aft of the anchor locker.
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.