Catamaran For Sale -- Alex Simonis Custom 57 (USVI)

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Asking: $429,000 (USD) Location: Christiansted (USVI)
S/V Quest is a Christiansted based 1991 Custom Alex Simonis Design custom build Catamaran For Sale By Owner
This catamaran owner requires financial settlement only. Trades will not be considered.

S/V Quest is a 57′ custom, smooth sailing catamaran designed by Alex Simonis in South Africa.  This is a large, classic, cruising catamaran, with an unmistakable metallic aqua hull and plenty of deck space, swim platform and storage lockers.  Interior comforts like air conditioning and a fully equipped chef’s galley, make living aboard a dream.  Quest is a gorgeous, one of kind showstopper throughout the Caribbean – well known for her sexy lines, hypnotic hull and blue water cruising. 

Quest has 4 queen ensuite cabins and a bonus double cabin in the bow – easily sleep up to 10. The spacious saloon with new teak & holly soul is bright and open.  She gleams throughout with classic honey wood walls, tables & trim. Her galley is half down with plenty of privacy from the saloon, but still visible and available to participate. Quest is abundantly appointed with everything a tropics loving cruiser might require.

She offers excellent all-around visibility from the deck, cockpit and saloon; and boasts the largest bow nets in her class. Dual helms and all new (2018) custom welded bimini, pushpits, pulpits and stanchions. 

Extensive refit and refurbish in 2018-2019

 

 



Specifications
Catamaran Name: S/V Quest
Model: custom build
Year Built: 1991
Builder: E.T.A, Cape Town, South Africa
Designer: Alex Simonis
Construction: Fiberglass foam core
Loa: 57'
Beam: 28'
Headroom: 6FT 4inches
Draft: 4.5
Displacement: 24 tons
Mast Height: 75'
Speed: up to 15 knots under sail, 6 knots cruising engine
Fuel Tanks: 65gal starboard/ 20gal port
Water Tanks: 200gal / 60gal
Holding Tanks: 3x 25gal
Cabins: 4
Heads: 4
Galley Location: midway
Engines: 2 Yanmar 3JH4E port. 3JH5E starboard 40hp with saildrives
Engine Hours: Port ~5000, Starboard ~3200
Fuel Consumption: .56 gal per hour at 6knots
Sails: Full Batton Main sail, 120% Genoa Doyle

Catamaran Inventory

Accommodations

  • 4 Ensuite Queen Cabins,
  • Wet heads,
  • Electric Lavac toilets
  • 1 Bonus Bow Cabin
  • with full size bed
  • cubbies and sink (no head)

Salon

  • Spacious Layout,
  • Classic Wood Througout
  • Indoor Bar/Dining
  • New Teak n Holly Soul 2018
  • Tons of Storage Cabinets and Cubbies

Galley

  • Half up/donw
  • down from salon, up from cabins
  • 2 freezers
  • 1 Refrigerator
  • Refrigeration New 2018
  • Frigomatic 12v
  • Capri 50f
  • 4 gas stove top
  • Gas oven
  • 10 in 1 Ninja air frier/ roast/ convection oven
  • Plates Bowls Flatware
  • Chefs Tools
  • Pots Pans
  • Teak n Holly Floor

Cockpit

  • Dual helms
  • Custom Welded Bimini 2020
  • Custom Shades 2020
  • Custom Cushions 2021
  • 2 Cooler Helm Seats
  • Expanding Dining Table
  • Storage for:
  • Emergency Life Jackets
  • 2 New Mounted Compasses 2021
  • Auto Helm
  • Flares, lights & safety
  • 2021 Kiwi non skid

Electrical

  • DC 12 Volts
  • AC 110 Volts
  • New 2800 Pure Wave Inverter
  • 6x Battery Bank
  • Northern Lights Generator 2015
  • Lugger 12.5 kw
  • M843NW3.3
  • Sn. 8432-51434
  • Top end rebuild and major overhaul 2019

Deck & Hull

  • Quest is Famous for her Metalic Aqua Hulls
  • Hardy Construction - not made like this anymore
  • All New (2018) Custom Welded:
  • Stanchions
  • Pushpits
  • Pulpits with "King of the World" seats
  • Binimin Fixed Frame
  • Sunbrella Bimini and Sailbag 2018
  • 12x Aluminum Hatches with Sunbrella Shade

Sails & Rigging

  • Main and 120% Genoa
  • Annually Inspected and Maintained

Engines & Mechanical

  • Engines 2x Yanmar 40hp w sail drive
  • Port motor 2008:
  • 3JH4E
  • EO6397
  • Rebuilt 7/18
  • SD50
  • 0929-11
  • rebuilt 8/20
  • approx 5000 hours
  • Starboard motor 2013:
  • 3JH5E
  • E13628
  • Sd60-5
  • New Seal 10/21
  • Approx hrs 3200
  • Regularly Maintained and Inspected

Tender

  • 14 Foot Center Consul
  • Custom Chaps
  • Hypalon Repairs/Maintained
  • Yamaha F40FET 40hp Four Stroke- Currently Needs Repair

Navigation Equipment

  • Garmin GPS MAP 1042 XSV
  • Garmin Radar 18 XHD
  • Garmin AIS 600 send and receive
  • All installed 2018

Safety

  • 10+ USCG Regulation Lifejackets
  • Condition unknown - Last Inspected 2019
  • 1 Life Ring with buoy
  • 5 Fire Extinguishers
  • 1 Fire Blanket in Galley

Anchor & Docking

  • Electric Windlass
  • Additional Ground Tackle
  • Specifics to Follow