AFRICA 2 | 2004 Privilege 495 Owners version

Nassau, BS

AFRICA 2 | Privilege 495 Owners version 49ft

US $550,000

Nassau, BS


Alexis de Boucaud

 Office:+590 690 58 66 06


The Privilege 495 is perhaps the most comfortable, seaworthy androbust50 foot cruising cat ever built. AFRICA 2 has been in the expert hands of a seasoned, live-aboard couple since 2014. A proven circumnavigator, it has never chartered and has always been maintained with superior care.The interiorcherry veneers, engines and engine rooms are in truly "bristol" condition.Systems are maintained atprecise manufacturerintervals and thehull gelcoats, brightwork are polished and sharp year round. Theyacht cruises in the Bahamas in the winter and is stored on the hard during hurricane season. Please browsethe gallery of recent photos and the walk-thru video.

The boat had a mini-refit this past fall 2022 including all new Raymarine navigation instruments and 12" plotter, new radar, new Raymarine autopilot, new Echo-Tech watermaker, new Lewmar windlass, new enclosure, new mattresses and soft goods. The bottom was painted and running gear serviced.

This is thesought-after owner version with a large king-size bed inthe forward"beam-to-beam" cabinand two guest cabins aft.The galley is up and includes four burner stove, double sink, dishwasher and Corian counter tops. The interioris fitted in a cherry wood veneer that is finished to a high gloss. The owners, whohave ownedotherblue-water mono-hulls, selected this cat to meet the challenges of Atlantic ocean crossings and Caribbean trade-wind conditions.

The yacht has seen limited use and registers just 1600 hours on the twin 75 HP Volvo engines. Allcomfort amenitiesare aboard: large 12KW generator generator (1500 hours), full air conditioning (4 x 16,000 BTU compressors), water-maker, fridge and separate freezer and a washing machine.

Thesail wardrobefeatures durableIncidences Hydranet mainsail and genoa, screecher on separate removeable stay and 2 Parasailors for efficiency and ease of use on long downwind passages. Electric primaries, main halyard/reef and main sail sheet/traveler winches (5 electric winches), allow theowner to run the boatshorthanded with his wife. The hard-top bimini facilitates mainsail accessand handling.

The powerful aluminum Marechal mast is stayed by an upper cap and lower shroud on each side and by a forestay and inner stay (baby-stay) forward. The raised stanchions are higher than the standard allowing for a third row of lifelines. This tough, uncompromising yacht will take your family in complete safety and comfort through the Caribbean or on a circumnavigation.

The dedication to luxury and practical comfort is unequalled on a Privilege cat. The joinery and finish inside are matched only by the caliber and quality of the stainless fittings on deck. The salon and cabins are roomy and light; the cockpit is large and offers easy access to very wide transoms.

Asuperb yacht, one of the finest I have seen. Please contact us to arrange a showing.



  • Length: 49ft
  • Beam: 24' 11"
  • Year: 2004
  • Hull: Composite
  • Status: Active

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  • Length Overall: 49 ft
  • Beam Measure: 24' 11"


  • Total Power: 150
  • Engine Brand: VOLVO PENTA
  • Engine Model: D2-75
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Hours: 1600
  • Engine Power: 75 hp

  • Total Power: 150
  • Engine Brand: VOLVO PENTA
  • Engine Model: D2-75
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Engine Hours: 1600
  • Engine Power: 75 hp


  • Number of heads: 3


  • Alliaura Marine
  • Privilege 495 ~ Owner Version, Five Star
  • Designer: Marc Lombard
  • Year: 2004
  • LOA: 19,95 m, 49′
  • Beam: 7,35 m, 24’11”
  • Draft: 1,35 m, 4’4″
  • Air draft: 21,45m, 72′
  • Displacement: 19,84 Tons


  • 3 cabins
  • 3 heads and showers
  • Sleeps 6
  • Teak Stratifill flooring
  • Cherry wood, glossy interior finish
  • Numerous cabinets
  • 4 hanging lockers + walk-in wardrobe in owner cabin
  • LED lighting throughout
  • Full air conditioning: 4x Climma (Velo) BTU 16,000
  • Diesel heater: Webasto 2X (needs service)


  • Quick 60L hot water heater (New 2020)
  • Fuel: 600 liters
  • Water: 680 liters
  • Whirlpool Washing Machine ~ 6kg
  • Whirlpool Dishwasher (needs service)
  • Watermaker: Echotec 1300 AML 230V/50 Hz, 210 Ltr/Hr, new 2022


  • 220V AC and 12V DC systems
  • Generator: Fischer Panda 12KW, 1500 hours
  • Solar power: Sunware panels, 1200 W (not all working)
  • 8 x 110Ah Victron AGM batteries for total 880 amps capacity
  • Inverter/charger (2): 2x Victron 2x 3000w (2014)
  • Battery monitor: WAECO
  • Shore power cord, 50 amp
  • Volvo Penta ZF Saildrives


  • Frigoboat refrigerator, new Keelcooler, new stronger compressor – December 2022
  • Frigoboat freezer. new Keelcooler – December 2022
  • 4 burner stove, gas Empana
  • Eno oven
  • Double sink
  • Corian counter tops
  • Dishwasher (needs service)


  • Navigation stations: 2, chart table and helm station
  • Raymarine 3 x Display i 70 ( Wind + Nav + Nav ), new December 2022
  • Raymarine 1 x Display i 70 Autopilot, new December 2022
  • Raymarine Radar Quantum 24 D Doppler 18, new December 2022
  • Raymarine Axiom Multifunction Display 12, new December 2022
  • Raymarine Autopilot EV 400 Evolution, new December 2022
  • Shakespeare VHF Antenna 8, new December 2022
  • Optolamp, automatic Anchorlight, new December 2022
  • Autopilot (2): Raymarine EV 400 Evolution (new December 2022) + Simrad AP28
  • VHF Radio: ICOM IC-M424G
  • Handheld GPS: ICOM IC-M71
  • Radar: Raymarine
  • Chartplotters (2): Raymarine Pathfinder RL80C + Raymarine Axiom Multifunction Display 12″


  • Mainsail: Incidence, 78m2 (2004), full batten, Hydranet
  • Genoa: Incidence, 52m2, Hydranet
  • Gennaker: 75m2
  • Parasailor #1: 140 gm2
  • Parasailor #2: 95gm2
  • Genoa furler: Profurl
  • Mast: Marechal
  • Standing rigging: cap and lower shrouds on each side, two headstays.
  • Mast from waterline: 21.45m (72′)
  • Original standing rigging
  • Doyle Lazy Bag (2015)
  • New reeflines, December 2022
  • New genoa sheets, December 2022


  • 5x Harken, electric winches (two primaries for genoa sheets, two winches on aft beam for mainsail sheet and main sheet traveler, one at mast for halyards)
  • Hardtop bimini with sliding hatch over helm bench seat
  • Helm bench seat for two
  • Helm cover
  • Winch covers
  • 8 deck cleats
  • 2 bow pulpit seats
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Transom hot/cold shower
  • Weber BBQ
  • Trampoline ~ New 2018
  • Cockpit seating and teak table: 2x 8.5 tt
  • Cockpit curtains for sun and rain protection
  • Davits
  • Dock lines
  • Fenders


  • Lewmar V4.V5 windlass, new December 2022
  • Bugelanker Inox primary anchor, stainless steel10 mm, 70 meter chain
  • CQR 10 meter chain and rode for secondary anchor


  • Caribe 11 RIB
  • Suzuki 20HP outboard engine, new December 2022
  • Freediver Dive System


  • Selumar Island Life raft (2014)
  • Flares
  • Life vests
  • MOB gear
  • Electric bilge pumps: 4
  • Manual bilge pumps: 2
  • Emergency tiller


  • Never chartered
  • The first owner only sailed the boat 3000 miles from the yard to Malta, stayed in the marina for nine years and very well maintained
  • The second owner purchased the boat in 2013 and sailed it from Malta to the Caribbean and then to Florida.


  • Bottom paint, December 2022
  • Saildrive maintenance, December 2022
  • Wax and polish, December 2022
  • New Eisenglass enclosure with sunshades, December 2022
  • New curtains, December 2022
  • New hatch covers, December 2022
  • New mattress for Owners cabin, December 2022

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.


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