LUXURY SPORT FISHING! Enjoy the best of worlds, luxurious comfort and superior sport fishing. Connie B II is a 1997 Henriques Boat Works 44' convertible hard top sport fisher. American made and designed for the most particular and demanding of sport fishing persons, she has been meticulously maintained and is absolutely spotless. Consider using Connie B II as a high-end charter or spectacular personal use vessel.
A roomy 14’ 11 beam results in a very voluminous interior. The main stateroom below decks has a large walk around queen bed. Enjoy the large hatch overhead, relax while watching the stars. The middle stateroom has double bunks. Hanging closets, drawers and shelving and under berth space offer plenty of storage options. The single head has an oval sink, hot and cold water, and a full shower and electric/manual marine head. Additional storage has been cleverly designed to hold all things needed. Sound deadening felt covers the hull, rendering this vessel extremely quiet. A Wallas heating system keeps everything dry, warm and cozy. Solid wood doors and all bulkheads, panels and trim are teak. The overhead is covered with a white vinyl liner with teak accent strips. Accent lighting throughout provides warm, bright light. Up the steps leads to the salon/galley area. The extra large inundate the area with light. The extraordinary craftsmanship and attention to detail becomes even more evident here. The galley is gourmet style, with a two-drawer fridge, Wallace stove and microwave. Brand new formica counter tops and a deep stainless steel sink makes food preparation straightforward. Large cabinets and drawers store away all the kitchen items. Opposite the galley is a built in console teak cabinet. Above that is the Panasonic TV/VCR, additional built in shelves and a small side table, also in teak. An over sized beige L shaped settee and teak table offers seating for 6 easily. Enjoy the view or chat with friends while relaxing comfortably. Across from the settee is another teak built in cabinet with more storage for essential items. The woodwork and absolutely pristine condition of this vessel is unparalleled. Spotless carpet underfoot makes it even homier. Enjoy the Maxima marine stereo and overhead built in speakers. Additional speakers are topside in the upper helm.
Connie B II is powered by twin Caterpillar 3196 Turbo Charged diesel engines. Twin Disc MG-5114AA Marine Transmissions propel this vessel effortlessly. An 800-gallon fuel tank allow for long range, fast cruising. With speeds up to 22 knots, getting there quickly is no problem. A low 5100 hours are on this pristinely maintained vessel. Aluminized foam rubber sound deadening insulation contains engine noise for quiet sailing. Low-pressure alarms, coolant alarms and a Halon fire extinguisher system offer piece of mind and protect your investment. The engine room and engines themselves as well as additional equipment are showroom clean.
The upper helm is flanked by duo shock absorbing adjustable Skid brand leather captain’s chairs in rich black. The hardtop and sparkling canvas protects the impressive array of electronics found cleverly arranged for easy viewing. Two VHF radios, two CB radios, a Northstar Autopilot, Furuno Nav Net C-Map Sonar/Plotter, Furuno Depth sounders and a Richie compass provide all the instrumentation needed to pilot safely to the best fishing grounds. The lower helm holds the redundant electronics; choose which helm to use to best suit your needs.
Connie B II is a modified V flared bow hard chine vessel with fiber-reinforced plastic over wood. Designed to cruise fast but smoothly, she breaks the water with ease. Anti skid decks, welded stainless steel stanchions, study grab rails and deep scuppers keep the water off the decks and insure safe maneuvering topside. The 12’ x 14’ cockpit is perfect for fishing. No stepping on each other on this vessel. Fish cleaning tables, numerous rod holders, a wash down hose with a new pump, a freezer/ cooler built in and on deck are just some of the many features of this vessel. A live fish well option is available. A davit and heavy-duty pot puller as well as four Penn down riggers get you started in outfitting for the next fishing adventure. The large transom has a fish door, land that halibut easily. A troll valve allows for the exact speed to lure that salmon. A six-person lift raft and required emergency equipment including a new EPRIB meets the USCG safety guidelines. A 66-pound plow anchor and over 1000 feet of rode allows for extended anchoring. An automatic level wind hydraulic winch brings the anchor up when ready to move to the next quiet cove. Everything is neat and tidy on this vessel. Fender holders stow away the fenders underway. The fiberglass is shiny with wax and flawless. Zinc and a touch up on the bottom paint were just done. The stainless steel fixtures are blindingly shiny. This vessel is truly a work of art. Made in New Jersey, Henriques boat company limits production to insure the best of the best, no rushing to market for them, everything is done exactly.
Words cannot describe the quality of this vessel. If superior craftsmanship, unparalleled design and incredible luxury interest you, please give us a call and make an appointment to tour Connie B II. You won't regret it!
2207 Spenard Road
Anchorage, AK 99503