Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40 Maestro Owner’s Version (South Carolina)

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Asking: $534,000 (USD)
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Location: Hilton Head (South Carolina)
S/V AURORA is a Hilton Head based 2019 Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40 Maestro "Owners Version" Catamaran For Sale By Owner
This catamaran owner requires financial settlement only. No trades.
This seller is open to offers via CatamaranSite escrow.

S/V AURORA is a 2019 Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40 Maestro-“Owner’s Version” catamaran, for sale by owner. This US registered, with taxes paid, Lucia 40 is set up for blue water cruising and is likely the most properly, fully outfitted, and maintained Lucia 40 on the market today. She has sailed across the Atlantic from France to the Caribbean, San Blais, Panama, to Galveston Texas, Florida,  the Keys, Georgia, South Carolina and the Bahamas.  She’s proved to be a well mannered reliable catamaran. Additionally, she is smartly equipped with all new electronics as of 2023. With an ICW friendly air draft and shallow draft, and the ability to be single hand sailed, this fast and nimble catamaran, make it perhaps the ideal 40 class catamaran to own. Finally, for those with allergy sensitivity, AURORA is a non-smoker and non-pet owned catamaran.

Main Berth: Upgraded queen sized bamboo mattress with upgraded wood slat springs for comfort and mattress aeration. Memory foam pad added and comes with luxury sheets, pillow cases, throw pillows, bed cover, and blankets. Privacy curtains cover the sidelight window and head board windows. Side light has integrated hatch for better ventilation. Overhead is a large flush mount tinted and locking hatch, which brings in lots of light. Additionally the hatch is complete with sliding block-out privacy screen and bug screen.  Personal flexible reading lights with USB ports on both sides of the headboard. Huge storage locker under the bed as well as a large storage drawer at the foot of the bed.  USB and AC plug outlets are easy access along with a Sirocco multispeed quiet fan for comfort.  Mezzanine LED lighting surrounds the bed with additional overhead LED lighting.

Make-up or work desk with cube seat, tilt access drawer, over desk LED hidden light strip, LED flexible task light, along with AC plug and USB port adjacent to the bed, complete the functionality of a well thought out owners suite.

Shower: Stand-alone large shower with auto sump drain. Privacy clear plexiglass door with sweeper and water control sealed floor. Set to temperature pre-set, water control with static or hand wand shower head. Large flush mounted tinted deck hatch to let in plenty of light and air (custom external Sunbrella canvas hatch cover). Non -kid shower floor with front and rear shelves. There is also access to a floor to ceiling shelved storage closet within the shower.  Access thru a white opaque triple latched door.

Vanity & Sink: Dry room with ample storage in sole, linin cabinet, and under sink. Frost edged mirror with cruiser friendly storage below frost edged mirror. There are 4 large storage closets in the STB side owners companion way. All are shelved for maximum storage options.

Main Berth Head: Separate and dry with locking privacy door, flush mount hatch to let in plenty of light and air. Sanimarine electric toilet with macerator, fresh or seawater valve options. Wall mounted toggle controlled water fill and flush.

Port aft Berth: Enter this guest berth through its own privacy door to find an upgraded queen sized bamboo mattress with upgraded wood slat springs for comfort and aeration. Berth comes equipped with sheets, pillow cases, throw pillows, bed cover, and blankets. Privacy curtains cover the sidelight window and head board windows. Side light has integrated hatch for better ventilation. Overhead is a large flush mount tinted and locking hatch, which brings in lots of light. Additionally the hatch is complete with sliding block-out privacy screen and bug screen. Personal flexible reading lights on both sides of the headboard. Huge storage locker under the bed as well as a large storage drawer at the foot of the bed. USB and AC plug outlets are easy access, along with a multi-speed quiet fan to keep guests cool  Mezzanine LED lighting surrounds the bed with additional overhead LED lighting.

Port forward V Berth: Enter this guest berth through its own privacy door to find a V berth with upgraded bamboo mattress and upgraded wood slat springs for comfort and aeration. Upgraded bamboo V berth mattress with wood slats for comfort and mattress aeration. Privacy curtains cover the sidelight window and head board windows. Side light has integrated hatch for better ventilation. Overhead is a large flush mount tinted and locking hatch, which brings in lots of light. There is also fishing rod storage above the linear mirror, which adds to the suites charm. Additionally the overhead hatch is complete with sliding block-out privacy screen and bug screen. Personal flexible reading lights on both sides of the headboard. Huge storage locker under the bed as well as a large storage drawer at the foot of the bed. USB and AC plug outlets are easy access, along with a multi-speed quiet fan to keep guests cool.

The Lucia 40 has been Designed by Olivier Racoupeau, who understands the needs of a sailor and their companions. These catamarans are a sleek performer under sail keeping within the confines of the Fountaine Pajot demands for a performance cruising catamaran: safe, comfortable, luxurious, stable, fun and affordable.

The Lucia 40 offers dynamic lines and refined interior style, great volumes with plenty of live-abord and relaxation space, and generous natural light.

The design of Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40 offers lots of light in the main salon with a near 360 degree view, opening hatches in the side hulls for aft cabins, recessed mosquito hatches and blinds in all cabins, LED lighting throughout, Apple USB charging sockets in each cabin. Double drawer fridge as standard with optional freezer, draining board, recessed bin, etc.

Fountaine Pajot started producing the Lucia 40 in 2016, marking a new era for sailing catamarans, with a superb interior space to length ratio, offering a 129.39 square feet cockpit, and a 32.3 square feet lounge space.

RECENT UPGRADES

  • Garmin 1243 plotter- helm, touch screen glass panel for both units, Active Captain App
  • Garmin 1243 plotter- Nav. Station
  • Garmin GHC 50 Auto-pilot
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument (redundant back-up unit)
  • Garmin G-Wind transducer
  • Garmin AIrmar depth/contour/ speed transducer with Prop-Speed
  • Garmin GHS II mounted vhf radio handsets (2), Helm and Nav. Station speaker
  • Garmin Phantom dome 18X Radar Garmin Doppler equivalent
  • Garmin Reactor auto-pilot controller and sensors
  • Garmin Charts- US, Bahamas
  • NEMA 2000 complete connect system
  • Vesper Cortex VHF/AIS/Wi-FI Hub
  • Vesper wireless handheld (VHF radio, AIS)
  • Victron Inverter 2000 w/ bluetooth and computer cable wire
  • Victron Cerbo GX, WIFI, Bluetooth for remote vessel monitoring via WIFI
  • Victron GX-50 touch screen display.
  • Victron Smart Bluetooth battery shunt
  • Victron MPPT controller
  • Fusion/Garmin Apollo MS-RA670 Stereo- Bluetooth/SiriusXM
  • USB ports throughout the boat
  • Mast head antennas, Shakespear whip (2) VHS, FM, TV
  • Mast head Tri-color LED Nav. And anchor lights
  • Mast wiring and cables
  • Silent Wind 400+ wind generator w/ stainless steel mount and deck stabilizing system, with Bluetooth controller
  • Lithium Batteries (4) Kilo Vault 1200 HLX ,internal smart controlled
  • BlueSea BUSS bars
  • Battery Cables
Specifications
Catamaran Name:S/V AURORA
Model:Lucia 40 Maestro "Owners Version"
Year Built:2019
Builder:Fountaine Pajot
Designer:Berret Racoupeau Yacht Design
Construction:Fiberglass - PVC foam-core sandwich with vacuum-laminated outer skin
Loa:38ft 6 inches
Lwl:37ft 10 inches
Beam:21ft 9 inches
Headroom:6ft 6 inches
Draft:4ft
Displacement:20000
Mast Height:63ft 4 inches
Speed:8.5 knots
Fuel Tanks:79 gallons
Water Tanks:140 gallons
Holding Tanks:28 gallons
Cabins:3
Heads:2
Galley Location:up
Engines:Volvo D1-30 x2, Volvo Saildrives
Engine Hours:Less than 1k
Sails:1. Square Top Main- factory Precision Dacron cruising sail, fully battened, 3-reefs, 1st reef is auto set-up, Karver Hook with Euro braid Dyneema halyard, and down-haul.
2. Precision sails- Genoa with 3 reefs
3. Precision sails Gennaker with has been re-cut and shaped into a screecher by North Sails, light weight UV cover has been sewn on so sail can live on the bow sprit. Karver fused furler with continuous line leads back to the helm.
4.North Sails asymmetrical spinnaker with sock, collar, and easy to deploy sail bag.

Layout Diagram

Catamaran Inventory

Sun and Wind Protection

  • Full factory canvas enclosures for aft salon
  • Full canvas enclosures for helm, including new Bimini top (black Sunbrella- lifetime thread) with view window and sun shade cover.
  • Bimini- aft sunscreen
  • Aft Salon sun screens (rear, port, STB)
  • Helm canvas sun cover for instruments and wheel
  • Phifertex Ultra- Black exterior salon windshield screens (snap on -SNADS)
  • UV covers for furled sails (Genoa, Screacher)
  • New Sunbrella sail bag with lifetime thread)
  • Winch covers (black) for all 5 winches
  • Helm cover for instruments and wheel protection

Water

  • Aqua-Base water maker- 12V with premium auto rinse feature, and remote start, stop, rinse.
  • Culligan water purification at galley sink, with LED notification for filter replacement
  • Extra primary, carbon filters, and pickling additive.

Salon

  • Well equipped Nav station
  • Salon couch with extra pillows
  • Storage compartments (2) under couch
  • Two 12V fans, forward facing exterior sun screens (black)
  • Galley on same level
  • 3 large storage compartment in the sole
  • Dual flip top coffee table with wine/liquor storage
  • Freezer with 5 separate doored compartments SS door (Isotherm)
  • 2 drawer refrigerator with temp monitors SS drawer fronts (Isotherm)
  • AC thermostat and AC/Heat
  • forward facing window hatches (2)
  • Large sliding glass door and window (both locking) facing aft for ample ventilation
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Fire blanket
  • Smoke detector
  • Carbon monoxide gas detector
  • Sky light with exterior phifertex sun screen
  • Mezzanine hidden LED light rope
  • 3 separate overhead LED lighting options with switches
  • Light switch for aft salon
  • Privacy blinds (simple) for aft facing window and door

Galley

  • Eno gas 4 burner stove top (propane or Butane compatible)
  • Microwave- with convection and air fry ability
  • Induction cook top, portable single burner
  • Instapot
  • Bread Maker
  • Magma removable handle pots, pans
  • Assorted pots pans
  • Eating utensils
  • Steak knives
  • AURORA logo insulated cups, and glasses
  • Wine glasses
  • Plates
  • Bowls
  • Serving trays
  • Cooking utensils (whisks, wooden spoons, spatulas, etc.)
  • Magma Propane Grill mounted on stern aft salon life rail
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Fire blanket
  • Trident gas solenoid switch for Eno stove gas

Cockpit / Helm / Nav Station

  • Cockpit:
  • Garmin 1243 Multi System Display chart plotter with dual radar, AIS
  • Garmin auto pilot
  • Garmin multi gauge GX
  • Garmin multi gauge GX back-up
  • Twin engine throttles
  • Volvo start/stop RPM and engine management gauges
  • Vesper power dock with Vesper/Garmin wireless handset
  • Garmin VHF wired radio handset
  • Line box
  • Lewmar winches (3) with primary winch being electric
  • Leather wrapped wheel with neutral / center line
  • Sail bag with line throw bag, horn, binoculars, whistle, knife, sail ties
  • Boom swing preventer for anchor/mooring
  • EPIRB
  • Nav Station;
  • Garmin 1243 MSD Chart plotter
  • Vesper charge cradle
  • Victron Cerbo GX with bluetooth and Wifi touch screen display for monitoring controlling all power sources, settings, wind, solar, shore, generator
  • Garmin wired radio with VHF, DCS
  • Fusion Bluetooth, WIFI Stereo radio
  • Fuel gauge
  • Water gauge (fresh water)
  • Refrigerator temperature gauges
  • Task lights (red/white)
  • USB ports
  • AUX light panel for LED spreader lights (blue/white), and cowl LED lights (blue)

Electronics

  • All new Garmin and Vesper electronics as of 2022
  • Garmin 1243 plotter- helm, touch screen glass panel for both units, Active Captain App
  • Garmin 1243 plotter- Nav. Station (both have Active Captain and are App compatible)
  • Garmin GHC 50 Auto-pilot
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument (redundant back-up unit)
  • Garmin G-Wind transducer
  • Airmar transducer (depth/speed)
  • Garmin AIrmar depth/contour/ speed transducer with Prop-Speed
  • Garmin GHS II mounted vhf radio handsets (2), Helm and Nav. Station speaker
  • Garmin Phantom dome 18X Radar Garmin Doppler equivalent
  • Garmin Reactor auto-pilot controller and sensors
  • Garmin Charts- US, Bahamas
  • NEMA 2000 complete connect system
  • Vesper Cortex VHF/AIS/Wi-FI Hub
  • Vesper wireless handheld (VHF radio, AIS)
  • Victron Inverter w/ bluetooth
  • Victron Cerbo GX, WIFI, Bluetooth for remote monitoring
  • Victron GX-50 touch screen display.
  • Victron Smart Bluetooth battery shunt
  • Victron MPPT controller
  • Fusion/Garmin Apollo MS-RA670 Stereo- Bluetooth/SiriusXM
  • USB ports throughout the boat
  • Mast head antennas, Shakespear whip (2) VHS, FM, TV
  • Mast head Tri-color LED Nav. And anchor lights
  • Silent Wind 400+ wind generator w/ stainless steel mount and deck stabilizing system, with Bluetooth controller
  • Handheld Standard Horizon VHF /GPS HX890 radio
  • McMurdo Marine G8 AIS EPIRB Smartfind GS, AIS 406 & 121.5 MHz, GNSS, MEOSAR compatible, with mount
  • Radar signature enhancer below spreader
  • Lithium Batteries (4) Kilo Vault 1200 HLX ,internal smart controlled, with new BUSS bars , cables, 2023
  • Mast head antennas- (2) Shakespeare whip VHF/Radio/TV & AIS antennas

Electrical

  • AURORA is equipped with smart breakers so no more old school dial for shore power, battery power, or Off.
  • Shore power is 50 amp
  • 110 for all AC outlets
  • 220 for economy to ru n 3 Dometic AC units (starboard, Port, and main salon units)
  • 4 Lithium smart KiloVault batteries with 400 amp hours of energy
  • Inverter is Victron 2000
  • Forward Deck Light
  • Steaming light
  • Navigation lights- Tri-Color masthead lighting
  • Aft salon lights LED (white or blue)
  • Spreader lights LED (white or blue)
  • Cowl lights LED (blue)

Deck & Hull

  • Aft Salon is factory installed REAL teak.
  • Hull height deck is factory non-skid
  • Upper deck is factory non-skid
  • Just Completed: 01/26/2024
  • Hull- New bottom job with Pettit Trinidad Pro- black
  • Sail Drives- Trilux 33 ablative paint- black
  • Volvo folding props- PropSpeed

Sails & Rigging

  • 4 Sails in inventory:
  • Main: Incidence Cruising Dacron Square top, fully buttoned, 3 reefs, (1st reef auto), with Karver hook.
  • Genoa: Incidence Cruising Dacron 110
  • Screacher: Incidence Gennaker re-cut to screecher by North Sails
  • Karver continuous line furler. and lightweight UV protection; so the sail can live raised on the bow sprit
  • Screacher sheets custom rigged with exposed light weight Dyneema core
  • Asymmetrical Spinnaker: North Sails Spinnaker (Blue & White) with deck bag and rigging.
  • Factory engineered bow sprit
  • Lewmar winches (3) at helm with primary being *electric
  • Note: Rigging was recently dropped, inspected, and given a clean bill of health 12/2022

Engines & Mechanical

  • Volvo Penta D1-30's (2) with less than 1000 hours each.
  • Well maintained to high standards
  • New SS exhaust elbows installed 01/2024
  • Heat exchangers vat cleaned and reinstalled
  • Volvo Penta Saildrives (2)
  • Meticulously maintained
  • Trilux 33 ablative paint applied 01/2024
  • New anodes on both sail drives 01/2024
  • Volvo Penta 3 bladed folding props serviced with new PropSpeed and anodes 01/2024

Tender / Dinghy

  • AB New registered 2022 AP RIB
  • lightweight aluminum planning hull
  • Davit system, stainless steel with upgraded *electric lift winch for dinghy
  • locking gas tank locker
  • forward, hidden fuel line
  • removable bench seat
  • Defender cushion seat with 4 zippered storage compartments
  • Oars and storage,
  • 15 hp fuel injected Suzuki outboard
  • fuel tank with fuel level gauge
  • lift rings and lift bridle
  • Stowable LED navigation lights
  • Spare prop
  • Anchor and rode
  • Engine flush cups
  • Spare parts case located in mechanical closet

Navigation Equipment

  • All new professionally installed Garmin/ Vesper/ Victron Electronics in fall of 2022
  • Garmin 1243 plotter- helm, touch screen glass panel for both units, Active Captain App
  • Garmin 1243 plotter- Nav. Station
  • Garmin GHC 50 Auto-pilot
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument
  • Garmin GMI multi display Instrument (redundant back-up unit)
  • Garmin G-Wind transducer
  • Garmin AIrmar depth/contour/ speed transducer with Prop-Speed
  • Garmin GHS II mounted vhf radio handsets (2), Helm and Nav. Station speaker
  • Garmin Phantom dome 18X Radar Garmin Doppler equivalent
  • Garmin Reactor auto-pilot controller and sensors
  • Garmin Charts- US, Bahamas
  • NEMA 2000 complete connect system
  • Vesper Cortex VHF/AIS/Wi-FI Hub
  • Vesper wireless handheld (VHF radio, AIS)
  • Victron Inverter w/ bluetooth
  • Victron Cerbo GX, WIFI, Bluetooth for remote monitoring
  • Victron GX-50 touch screen display.
  • Victron Smart Bluetooth battery shunt
  • Victron MPPT controller
  • Fusion/Garmin Apollo MS-RA670 Stereo- Bluetooth/SiriusXM
  • USB ports throughout the boat
  • Mast head antennas, Shakespear whip (2) VHS, FM, TV
  • Mast head Tri-color LED Nav. And anchor lights
  • Silent Wind 400+ wind generator w/ stainless steel mount and deck stabilizing system, with Bluetooth controller
  • Handheld Standard Horizon VHF /GPS HX890 radio
  • McMurdo Marine G8 AIS EPIRB Smartfind GS, AIS 406 & 121.5 MHz, GNSS, MEOSAR compatible, with mount
  • Radar signature enhancer below spreader
  • Lithium Batteries installed 2023 (4) Kilo Vault 1200 HLX, internal smart controlled, with new BUSS bars, cables, KiloVault App

Safety

  • Garmin MSD MOB option menu
  • 2 wired VHF handsets with MOB/DCS
  • Jack Lines
  • Inflatable PFD's (4)
  • USCG PFD's (9)
  • sport PFD's (2)
  • Throw cushion
  • Throwable self inflating Dan Buoy
  • Throwable MOB Collar
  • Lifesling
  • Jack lines- (3)
  • AIS/VHF/DCS/MOB pre-selects on Garmin MSD
  • EPIRB McMurdo Marine G8 AIS Smartfind GS, AIS 406 & 121.5 MHz, GNSS, MEOSAR
  • Handheld floating VHF/ MOB/GPS radio

Anchor & Docking

  • Mantus Anchor 55lb.
  • AnchorLite swivel and anchor righting attachment
  • 265 ft galvanized chain
  • Quick windless with friction release handle
  • Handheld wired remote with spare remote
  • sea water wash station at anchor locker
  • sea water baffle (dense foam)
  • Fortress light weight Danforth spare anchor with chain and rode
  • Quick cut-away Dyneema shackle
  • Wichard shackle for bridal to chain attachment
  • Flat Fenders-(3)
  • Large round ball fenders (2)
  • Cylinder fenders varied sizes
  • 10 plus heavy duty dock lines (black)
  • Boat hook (extending)

Miscellaneous

  • Added head sail sheet cam-lock stb., clutch lock for port and STB
  • Added spinnaker halyard and relocated clutch
  • Added port winch over port birth for spinnaker, screecher
  • Added blocks, Wichard pad eyes astern toe rails with anti-chafe for spinnaker & screecher (port & STB)
  • Added Wichard pad eyes to bows (port & STB)
  • Added mast foot toggles and blocks for organization and line direction to helm
  • Added foot blocks (4) for line organization to the helm.
  • Added down haul for main sail and Dyneema loops to cars for down haul control.
  • Main halyard – Dyneema core Euro braid
  • Topping lift halyard- Dyneema core Euro braid
  • Anti-chafe stainless steel in front of winches-custom
  • Lazy jacks- Dyneema with low friction rings
  • 3 Winch helm layout with upgraded (1) electric winch
  • Winch covers (5) black Sumbrella
  • Full cushion all weather set for aft salon.
  • Full cushion all weather set for helm
  • Added blue LED lights, aft salon, spreader lights, and salon cowl.
  • Life sling system, MOB led light, horse collar
  • All closets remodeled to add shelving.
  • Coffee table configured Salon table with dual storage, (liquor and pantry)
  • Clean outs installed for both AC raw water pumps
  • Folding chairs for aft salon table
  • Aft salon teak wood table-recently refinished

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