Beautiful Island Packet 440, Fully Equipped, Well-Maintained
Cruise Equipped and Ready Today to Set Sail!
BEST IP440 VALUE ON THE MARKET!
Wind Whisperer is fully equipped for a circumnavigation with all the safety equipment, cruising gear, and necessities you could want. She has completed a 5-year circumnavigation of the Caribbean Sea and has all the charts and cruising guides for the Bahamas and Caribbean included. Current owners are the original owners and have kept all systems in tip top shape and given her all the care a boat like this deserves.
They continue to use the boat and exercise the equipment and systems so that she stays in top condition. Contact us for her current location and to arrange a showing.
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Warm and inviting interior with thirteen opening ports w/screens and eight hatches with OceanAir screens & shades provide abundant light and air flow. You'll admire the beautiful furniture quality satin gloss varnish applied to the select teak hardwood veneers on the bulkheads and all cabinetry. As you descend the companionway ladder, you will see the open salon with full length settees on both sides covered in beautiful UltraLeather upholstery. The starboard settee extends toward the centerline to make a comfortable double berth and both settees can double as seaberths. Two large upholstered hassocks are optional. A cedar-lined hanging locker with extra height rods is outboard with a shelf above. The dining table is Island Packet's signature fold-up bulkhead-mounted table. When deployed it will accommodate a large group and then conveniently stores away when not in use.
There is a very nice forward-facing navigation center with seating for two, large varnished chart table, storage tray, generous nav/electronics panel with master AC/DC electrical panels. The comfortable wide bench seat has removable panels beneath revealing the dedicated generator compartment.
The forward owner's stateroom spans the beam of the yacht and includes a generous offset island berth with access on both sides so you don't have to disturb your partner when getting out of bed. The berth is hinged and can be raised on gas support struts to reveal ample storage. There is a large cedar-lined hanging locker and teak bureau. A nice dressing seat to port adds a final touch. A luxurious private head is located adjacent to the stateroom and features a large stall shower with folding acrylic doors, VacuFlush toilet, vanity with corian counter top and molded sink. Mirrored storage cabinets and large drawers finish this impressive head.
The aft guest stateroom also features a large offset double island berth, a roomy cedar-lined hanging locker with extra height rods outboard, and an array of cabinets, bins, and shelves. As in the owner's stateroom, the berth top hinges on gas struts to reveal lots of storage beneath.
The aft head is just as nice as the forward with the same corian counter tops, separate shower stall with seat and folding acrylic doors, and VacuFlush toilet. A door is conveniently located near the companionway in the main salon plus an additional door for private access from the aft stateroom.
The roomy cockpit is safe and comfortable with a very nice bimini and dodger. The large swim platform features twin molded-in steps to port and starboard, a hot/cold shower and a fold-out swim ladder.
The gourmet galley employs a generous wrap-around Corian counter over teak cabinetry and a slip resistant sole. The open layout gives the cook room to move comfortably yet is safe when underway. The Frigoboat refrigerator/freezer is well insulated, has digital controls, and double gasketed lids on gas support struts for easy access. Other features include a Force 10 LPG range with oven & broiler, microwave, double S/S sinks with water purification system, manual freshwater pump, and storage galore.
75 HP Yanmar 4JH4-TBE turbo diesel four-cylinder engine with approx. 4200 hrs., fresh water cooled, rubber isolation mounts on reinforced fiberglass bed with integral oil pan, mechanical fuel pump, high output Balmar 100-amp alternator with voltage regulator and Charles digital Duo Charge controller. Extensive sound control with premium lead-lined insulating foam and gasketed access door in galley and access panels behind companionway stairs, aft cabin door, and under berth area in aft cabin.
Large swim/boarding platform with twin set of molded steps leading to deck. Also equipped with emergency boarding ladder in swim ladder compartment. Hide-away swim ladder under flush mounted panel.
Full length, ergonomically shaped cockpit seats, dual deep seat lockers, line storage bins, extra wide coamings with numerous storage bins, four harness padeyes, two 2" cockpit scuppers, engine panel adjacent to helm in covered alcove. Custom Teak Companionway Doors added.
Large anchor locker with overhead deck hatch and large, divided rode bins with hooks for lines/fenders/gear. Shelf helps direct chain and rode aft.
Welded s/s mast rails. Double lifelines with s/s bow and stern rails, s/s Dorade style vents w/guards.
This boat has been very well maintained and is "turn key". There's no waiting for equipment to be added or working out the bugs...just load her with your personal gear and you are ready to go cruising. Don't miss your opportunity. This model is truly a beautiful sailing machine and includes some very nice recent upgrades. This is a 2006 model but it was not commissioned until 2007. This boat represents one of the best values in the size and price range on the market today. Wind Whisperer's owners continue to use the boat and keep her systems exercised and maintained. Contact us anytime for her current location and to arrange a showing.
Owners personal items not listed here are not a part of this sale. 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 this vessel.While efforts are made to keep listing up to date, information provided at the time of listing is subject to change if the vessel is on the market for an extended time. A buyer should instruct his agents or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyers desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
1035 Riverside Drive
Palmetto, FL 34221