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1988 Californian 55 Cockpit Motor Yacht

Anacortes, United States


Just Listed 12/16/19 -   Kept either shrink wrapped, or now in heated indoor storage this is A Lot of boat for the money and for your consideration!

More details and pictures coming but you can call to see the boat as we will be showing by appointment only as it is stored in a locked, climate controlled facility.

This 3 stateroom and 3 head 55 Californian is comparable to the 54 Ocean Alexander in style, space and quality - and is even built in the same Taiwan Factory!

Plenty of Salon Space, large down galley and huge master stateroom!  The highlight is the covered, enclosed and heated Aft Deck that you have to see to experience!

Fully enclosed flybridge is heated with hydronic hot water heat too!

The RIGHT engines!  3208 Caterpillers with lower hours and all the equipment you want for long range cruising in the Pacific Northwest and beyond!

This would make an amazing live aboard as well!

Just a few of the specifics:

  • 3208TA 375hp Caterpiller Engines with 3300 / 4400 hours on engines.
  • Twin Disc Trolling Valve on the 4400 hour engine
  • Oil and fluids changed every year
  • Same owner for over 20 years (just 2nd owner!)
  • Fully enclosed and heated flybridge and heated aft deck - all with Lexan style eisenglass.  Enclosures look like brand new!  
  • Glass windshield insert with wiper
  • HUGE Aft Deck - bring the party aboard!  Wet bar and newer icemaker located here as well!
  • 2500 watt inverter with converted bridged 6volt batteries for maximum battery life while at anchor
  • 15kw Onan Generator
  • Hydronic Hot Water Diesel Furnace
  • Radar and separate GPS / Plotter / Computer
  • 3 Staterooms!  Master aft has walkaround queen, Forward VIP has island queen, 3rd stateroom is mid-ship with a sofa that converts to a double.
  • 3 Heads  all with Stand Up Showers!
  • Full Sized Stacked Washer & Dryer
  • Generous fully equipped gally with full sized refrigerator / freezer
  • Dinette across from galley seats 6 comfortably for dining
  • New Sea Strainers / SeaCocks
  • Full sized Refrigerator / Freezer
  • Huge Cockpit is rigged for fishing.  All gear remains with boat, 2 electric downriggers, crab traps and rods and reels.  And it has a large Kenmore freezer for your Limit!
  • Massive stowage in the lazzerette for all your gear!
  • Forward console APEX Dinghy with 2 year old 40hp Suziki Outboard
  • Ross-Kelly-Style Dingy Davit on Aft Deck

So Much More Information and Pictures Coming Soon!  This one won't last!  Call for an appointment today!

Basic Boat Info

Price: $179,000
Make: Californian
Model: 55 Cockpit Motor Yacht
Year: 1988
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 55 ft
Length Overall: 62 ft
Beam: 16 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpiller
  • Model: 3208TA
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 375hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 4400
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpiller
  • Model: 3208TA
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 375hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 3300
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 750hp


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts, Aft Cabin


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BananaBelt Boats & Yachts
2919 V Avenue
Anacortes, Washington, US, 98221
Tel:360 588 9208

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