Very special Bill Dixon that has been totally upgraded in this ownership. Coded to MCA Cat 2, cosmetically totally fab, great design and perfect for comfortable bluewater. MUSTIQUE has her own website to support her charter activity.
RCD Status: The yacht conforms with the essential safety requirements of Directive 94/25EC (Recreational Craft Directive) and is categorised A – “Ocean” (or Cat B – whichever is appropriate). She is currently MCA Category 2 in class.
Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction:
Keel & Rudder:
Engine & Gearbox:
Maintenance & Performance:
Propulsion & Steering:
Fresh Water & Water Heating System:
Grey/Blackwater holding tanks:
At chart table:
Heating & Ventilation:
Summary of Accommodation:
9 berths in 3 cabins and 1 side cabin. The interior is executed in teak with cheque board figuring at galley and elsewhere. There are teak and holly soleboards throughout. In 2019 all the soft goods were replaced including carpets, side linings on cabins, beheads and curtains. All mirrors were also replaced, and the cream leather seating in the main saloon was restored. Some cosmetic work was undertaken to the interior veneers.
Description of layout from forwards:
Two single berths, fitted to port and starboard. Storage lockers fitted below with additional locker forward between the berth units. A new washer/drier is fitted in this area. Additional lockers fitted in forward bulkhead at the foot of each berth. Steps fitted to allow access to deck hatch.
Secondary Guest Cabin:
Situated forward of the saloon to starboard. Twin single berths with storage space beneath the lower berth. Hanging locker forward and tallboy chest of drawers, inset into the bulkheads on the inboard side with mirror above. Opening hatch together with topside portlight give light and ventilation.
Situated forward of the saloon on the starboard side. The compartment includes a separate shower stall complete with hinging door. Wash hand basin with mirror and locker space. Vacuflush electric freshwater toilet (serviced 2019. Opening hatch gives light and ventilation.
Private to the primary guest cabin, the compartment includes a separate shower stall complete with hanging door. Wash hand basin with mirror and locker space. Vacuflush electric fresh water toilet (serviced 2019). Opening hatch gives light and ventilation.
Primary Guest Cabin:
Situated forward of the saloon to the port side. Large offset double deck hatch together with topside port light give light and ventilation.
Large C shaped settee to port side with storage space beneath. Extending leaf dining table with decorative veneer tabletop with removable stainless steel fiddles. 2 x Leather covered occasional chairs provide additional seating to starboard side of the table. Built in 2-seater sofa to starboard side with drawer space beneath. Outboard of the settee and sofa are top storage lockers. The furniture outboard of the sofa houses the Manhattan flat screen television and DVD/audio system. Mounted to port is an enclosed CD storage rack. Large fore and aft and forward facing windows plus hull topsides portlights light the saloon area. Opening deck hatches and dorade vents give ventilation, the topsides ports.
Large U-shaped galley one step down from the saloon area. Twin galley sinks integrated into the Avonite galley worktop. Large stainless steel front opening refrigerator with two doors, one to the main refrigerator area with a second door to the chilled wine bottle rack. Stainless steel top opening freezer. Refrigerator and freezer cooled by separate DC powered, water cooled compressors. Gimbaled four burner cooker with oven.
Generous navigation desk with chart storage beneath the lid. Drawer space below chart table. The furniture units incorporate space for navigation displays. Electrical distribution board built into the furniture opposite the chart table area. Wet hanging locker aft of the chart table seat. A comprehensive tool drawer is fitted complete with tools below the navigator’s seat. Door aft to seat. A foldaway sea/occasional berth hinges out from the furniture with additional paper chart stowage in the base. One door provides primary access to the engine room.
Large centreline double berth with deep drawer beneath. Twin curved seats flowing away from the berth with curved fronted lockers above. Generous hanging space to both port and starboard. Drawer and locker units with fiddled tops both port and starboard below hull portlight. Forward bulkhead, a fitted vanity unit with a large electro lift mirror above behind which is mounted the aft cabin Manhattan flat screen television with video sender. Light and ventilation are provided by two opening deck hatches, four opening portlights and two fixed hull portlights.
Owner’s Heads Compartment:
En-suite to the owner’s cabin, the compartment comprises a separate shower stall complete with hinging door. Wash hand basin with mirror and locker space behind. Vacuflush electric freshwater toilet (serviced 2011). There are also two removable engine room access panels.
This compartment is spacious and well planned, giving good access to the main engine, generator, air conditioning units etc. There is a soft spot in the cockpit so that the machinery can be removed if needed. It was totally emptied in 2019 to allow for a thorough clean and new sound deadening/sound insulation to be fitted. At this time the engine and generator were replaced and all engine room systems were thoroughly overhauled at this time.
Anchoring & Mooring Equipment:
Covers, Canvas & Cushions:
Tender & Outboard: