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Budget living with a million dollar view!

  • Closed: Sun 16 Sep 2012, 8:30 pm
Listing #: 510209035
Miss Rio was built by Arthur Sang in Miramar. Brought from Nelson to Auckland in January 2010.

Beam 3.2 m, draft 1.3 m;
6 foot headroom;
750 l water capacity, with possible extra 250 l. Two stainless steel tanks, 1 steel (unused);
360 l diesel capacity, 2 steel tanks;
Carvel kauri hull;
Kauri wheelhouse and saloon, marine ply and fibreglassed aft cockpit;
Double berth in fo'c'sle, with storage shelves;
Two large single berths in saloon;
Large, covered aft cockpit reminiscent of a summer house - very lovely place to sit. seats are storage;
Depth sounder Hummingbird LCR400ID;
Autopilot Autohelm ST4000;
GPS Navman Tracker 5505;
Diesel heating (new in 2011);
Two anchors, chain and warp;
Electric capstan;
Good batteries;
Electric toilet;
Sea cocks, plumbing and gas all designed to be safe. Gas solenoid, gas bottle outside in separate externally vented compartment;
4 + lifejackets;
Charts for upper Sth Is and the Hauraki Gulf;
Three fire extinguishers, checked 2010;
Current EWOF and insurance;
Shore power;
Berthed in marina.

Fully and sensitively renovated in 2010, $35,000 spent on her. 6 months on Hard at Northcote.

New galley, stainless steel L-shaped bench, Flavell stove and oven, large sink, plenty of storage;
New compartment for Head;
New aft cockpit, with brass portholes, built by artisan Peter Freeman;
Fully rewired and replumbed;
New light fittings;
LED lighting under decks in saloon - lovely ambient lighting;
New bronze fairleads (no plastic);
Portholes (14 of them) repaired and refitted;
Mast and flag pole stripped back to wood and polyurethaned;
New flag;
New radio aerial;
New bilge pump;
New galley pump;
Fully repainted inside and out, and any unsound wood cut out and repaired;

Extremely reliable engine. (Lister). Given by Navy to previous owner in the '50's for services during the Wharfies strike in Wellington; installed, with a new wheelhouse, in 1983. 6 cylinder, shaft drive, max speed 10 knots.

Shipping details

  • Buyer must pick-up
  • Boat location: North Shore, Auckland, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit
  • Bank cheque

About the seller

longnecked_bird (60 60 positive feedback)
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  • Member since Oct 2003

Closes: Sun 16 Sep, 8:30 pm. 2012