2015 Leopard 48

Auckland, NZ

Leopard 48 48.39ft

US $644,280

Auckland, NZ

About

Built by Leopard in South Africa in 2015 and currently in Queensland after a successful cruising period in the Pacific Islands, Waterlust is a very well-specified Leopard 48 in excellent condition.

 

Ordered as the four-cabin version and optioned with a generator and full air-conditioning, a new watermaker and new Raymarine instrumentation (2022), she had a bluewater refit/upgrade in Europe in 2021. Her experienced owners have had long careers as Super Yacht crew managers and engineers, and it truly reflects in her preparation and presentation.

 

Her layout is light, bright and flows exceptionally well. Only a couple of small steps separate the boarding platform from the main saloon. Her cockpit is practical with several large lounging areas. The helm is well connected to the rest of the cockpit with 3 steps between the wheel and the living area. Moving through the saloon, the galley is to port, and a very good-sized dinette is forward and to starboard. Moving forward again is another cockpit with seating.

 

All four cabins are large and light, and all have separate ensuites. The forward starboard heads have been modified to include a washing machine.

 

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SPECS:

LOA: 14.75M

LWL: 13.89M

Beam: 7.64M

Draft: 1.31M

Displacement: 14,460kgs

Fuel: 700L

Water: 780L 

HIN: ZA-RACA8090B515

 

MECHANICAL:

Engine Type: Twin Inboard

Engine Brand: Yanmar 4JH57

Drive Type: Sail Drive

No. of engines: 2

Horsepower: 57 HP

Hours: 4016 Hrs

Generator: Northern Lights 9KW

Propeller: 3 bladed, flexifold

 

ACCOMMODATIONS:

Cabins: 4 cabin version

Berths: 8 x berths in 4 large doubles

Heads: 4 in ensuite with holding tanks

Showers: 4 + 1 H&C cockpit shower

A/C and Heating System: Cruisair 40,000 BTU, 2 x 1200 BTU, 1 x 1600 BTU, 220v. Dometic heating/air conditioning

Other: Extra manual toilet and wet shower in STBD fore peak

 

GALLEY:

Eno 3-burner gas stove and oven

Vitrifrigo 2-drawer fridge/freezer 212L 12v

Twin stainless steel sinks

Midea microwave oven 220v

Electric kettle 220v

AEG 7kg plumbed washing machine

 

ON DECK:

Tender: Highfield 360

Outboard: Yamaha 4-Stroke 20hp

Anchor: Ultra Marine Stainless Steel 45kg anchor

Chain / Warp: 100m 10mm chain

Anchor windlass: Quick 1500

Deck gear: 2 x Lewmar ST55 cockpit winch, 1 x electric Lewmar ST55 cockpit winch, 9 x Spinlock jammers, Freshwater deck wash, surf board racks, dive tank racks

Bilge pumps: 4 + roving bilge pump 12v

 

FEATURES:

Fusion stereo with 6 speakers

Hot & cold pressurised fresh water system

ECH2O Tec 1300-AML-3S 220v water maker

Significant bluewater spares inventory

Dometic CFX 75L fridge/freezer in cockpit

Mainsail bag with lazy jacks

Helm bimini and aft cockpit shades

Hatch covers

 

RIGGING & SAILS:

Single swept fractional rig

Southern aluminium boom and mast

Stainless steel standing rigging

Fully battened Ullman mainsail with 2 reefs (May 2018)

Furling 120% Ullman genoa (May 2018)

Ullman asymmetric spinnaker in snuffer

Pro furler for headsail

 

ELECTRONICS:

Raymarine Axiom 12+ RV

Airmar triducer

Raymarine i70s colour display

Raymarine i70 rotary drive autopilot

Standard Horizon Explorer VHF with integrated handset at helm

Plastimo compass

 

ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS:

4 x 2022 Lifeline 210a/h AGM (GPL-4DA) batteries

2 x AGM batteries (engine)

LED lighting

 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT:

EPIRB

Life jackets

Flares

Radar reflector

Grab bag

Deploy buoy

2 x horseshoe deploys

2 x MOB 1's

12-man Plastimo life raft

 

Specifications

  • Length: 48ft
  • Beam: 25' 0"
  • Draft: 4' 9"
  • Year: 2015
  • Hull: Fiberglass
  • Status: Active

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SPECS

MEASUREMENTS

  • Length Overall: 48.39 ft
  • Max Draft: 4' 9"
  • Beam Measure: 25' 0"

ENGINE(S)

  • Total Power: 78
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 39 hp

  • Total Power: 78
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 39 hp

TANKS

  • Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (700 Gallons)
  • Fuel Tanks: 1 (700 Gallons)

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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.

The Multihull Company is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel but may be listed with another brokerage company.

 

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