94' Skipperliner Superyacht
The Armstead was custom designed for private yachting with a luxurious interior but with large windows to allow unobstructed views of the great outdoors and with a second floor open air aft deck for outdoor enjoyment. She has ALL that anyone would need for yachting and lots more of it including a full beam Master Suite, two Queen sized guest suites, commercially equipped galley, two gas fireplaces, an indoor/outdoor great room, copper topped bar and a luxurious décor.
Accommodations and Layout: The Armstead was custom designed for private yachting with a luxurious interior but with large windows to allow unobstructed views of the great outdoors and with a second floor open air aft deck for outdoor enjoyment. She has ALL that anyone would need for yachting and lots more of it including a full beam Master Suite, two Queen sized guest suites, commercially equipped galley, two gas fireplaces, an indoor/outdoor great room, copper topped bar and a luxurious décor.
Beginning forward is the open air observation deck. Next aft and inside is the dining salon with the 60” round dining table for eight situated in a glass enclosed alcove and a comfortable seating area with a beige sofa and a red leather Queen Anne chair and two cream colored leather easy chairsand 42” Hewlett-Packard TV.
The commercial galley is aft and to port with the chef’s stateroom just aft. The day head and second floor access is to starboard. Back to port and down is the access to the crew quarters for two with a full private head.
Next aft is the full beam master suite with a king sized bed aft, a complete entertainment center forward and to port with a 42” Hewlett-Packard flat panel TV, Sony DVD player, recessed surround sound stereo speaker systemand the Heat-Glo gas fireplace with remote start. The private masterbath is forward of the suite and features a large custom tub with Water Works nickel plated fixtures andCarrara Marble surround, a large 30X60 marble tiled shower with nickel plated Water Works fixtures and a Carrara Marble topped Mahogany Vanity with Kohler porcelain sink is in between. The automatic NEOREST500
commode has a seat that rises when you enter the head, is heated and includes a built in Bidet and air dryer features. Access to the private aft deck is via port and starboard swing doors.
From the dining room, aft and to starboard are the stairs to the second floor with the fully equipped pilot house forward. Just aft and on either side of the companionway are the two queen sized guest staterooms each with its own private head with a separate stall shower.
Further aft and full beam is the impressive indoor/outdoor great room with a large fully equipped U-shaped copper topped bar in the center, entertainment center and Heat-Glo gas fireplace forward and to starboard, a comfortable seating area to port with a green leather sofa and two paisley print Queen Anne chairs. Along the starboard wall are two sets of game tables and four comfortable brown leather chairs. The glass back doors to this room fold to either side and join the large covered aft deck into the bar area thereby creating an incredible indoor outdoor entertainment area. This aft deck has three round tables and ten wicker type chairs. The soft enclosure wraps on three sides and can be opened to enjoy more of the outdoors.
The impressive U-shaped copper topped bar with a brass foot rail and 11 wicker style bar chairs is fully equipped with a Sub-Zero model 424 wine cooler, two True chest type drink coolers, Scotsman 100 lb commercial ice maker, commercial drink blender, Champion commercial glass washer and three basin LaCrosse stainless steel sink with filtered water dispenser.
The décor is custom grain matched and richly finished Mahogany paneling throughout with Mahogany trim and solid Mahogany doors, maroon and brown striped wool carpet, Saddle colored headliners with Mahogany battens and custom color matched grills, trim and light fixtures. With wall sconces, complementary leather chairs and sofa covers, and 2” Mahogany wood blinds on all windows, the overall feel is that of a classic gentleman’s home.
The galley is completely commercially equipped and is all stainless steel including walls, ceiling, fixtures, cabinets and appliances that would make any professional chef proud. A Montague six burner gas stove, double oven, grill and two Wolf warming drawers are all under a Captive Air stainless vent hood with roof top exhaust vent and Ansul R102 Wet Chemical auto/manual fire suppression system. Panasonic “The Genius Sensor 1250” microwave oven, Triple basin stainless steel sink, one Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer drawerunit, one upright Sub-Zero commercial sized refrigerator and one upright Sub-Zero freezer, APW Wyott double tank deep fryer, dumb waiter to the second floor, stainless steel and granite counter tops, Sub-Zero ice maker, Asko washer and separate dryer, two Kenmore 38 gallon electric water heaters, Keurig coffee maker, Sharp 13” flat panel TV. There is a large pantry/storage compartment under the galley floor accessed VIA an electric hatch lift with two additional Silver King Refrigerators and plenty of shelf storage as well as the three water pressure systems, water filtration system and water maker.
Fore and aft closed circuit TV system with four cameras, Raymarine E120 radar/plotter/fish finder, eight Satellite TV receivers, JRC JHS182 AIS transmitter, Furuno RD30 digital read out, ten SIRIUS sat radio receivers, 42” Hewlett Packard wall mounted TV in dining room, 42” Hewlett Packard TV in MSR, 42” Hewlett-Packard CompanyP TV in great room, two 20” Sharp TV in GSR’s, two Sonance Sonamp 1230 power amps, four Panamax M4300-EX home theatre power conditioners, stereo speakers in each room can be controlled individually or from one common control, Simrad AP26 autopilot, Wagner rudder angle indicator, Voyage CCTV monitor, DC electronics breaker panel and dedicated 12 volt battery under the helm area, Ritchie 6” binnacle, two Icom ICM 504 VHF’s, Sea Watch local TV antenna, two F33 TracPhone KVH 15” satellite telephone domes, TracVision KVH 18” Satellite television dome, ACR EPIRB, Intertec whole boat phone and intercom system, radar arch and signal mast, electronics and CCTV interfaced to the TV’s.
Teak decking on front, back and second floor aft decks, two Lewmar 12 volt warping winches, 55KW plow anchor, Lewmar chain and rope electric anchor windlass with helm and deck operation, 5’7” swim platform with boarding ladder, dark tinted windows, soft enclosed second floor aft deck with built in seating and three sets of tables and chairs, stainless aft deck rails, port and starboard forward boarding gates, three electric windshield wipers, commercial type glass and aluminum entrance doors, two emergency fire stations, Carlisle and Finch model M85228 15” remote electric spotlight and a Carlisle and Finch model M84424 12” remote electric spotlight, Crover air horns and AFI electric horns, two port and two starboard roof top mounted 110 volt 500 watt quartz lights, Mahogany hand rails, bow burgee and stern flag mounts.
Twin John Deere 375HP diesel engines with 900 hours and ZF v-drives in 2.5:1 ratio, Westerbeke 25KW generator with 720 hours and remote gauge panel in pilot house, John Deere 66KW generator with 1950 hours and pilot house gauge panel and remote start, seven 12 volt batteries, electric over hydraulic Hynautic steering, electric fuel priming pumps, 80 amp 12 volt automatic battery charger and 60 amp 24 volt automatic battery charger, Cruisair air conditioning system with individual SMXir digital controls, ZF electric engine controls, hydraulic bow and stern thruster with PTO from 25KW generator, 110 volt E/R blower, side engine exhaust with Verna lift mufflers, fuelpolishing system, Fluorescent bilge lighting, spare 27X30 propellers, 2” shafts, eight propane bottles mounted on the roof, emergency A/C bilge pump plumbed to all compartments that doubles as the fire pump with two outlets (1 on each deck), Murphy hi bilge alarms, separate utility/electrical space under stairs, Tank Tender tank level monitor, Diversified Technology Group surge protector, 110volt Utilitech fresh water pump, 110 volt Red Jacket fresh water pump and Shureflow 12 volt fresh water pump, Hydro-Safe UV fresh water disinfection system with additional charcoal filtration, dual tank ECO-Smarte fresh water treatment system, aluminum water tanks, steel fuel tanks, polyethylenewaste tanks, three 2000 GPH auto/manual bilge pumps, air condition condensate sump pumps, vacuum pump and deck pump out for holding tank, 600 GPD water maker
Incredible, Elegant, Palatial, Exquisite, Impressive…are all words that can be used to describe the approximately2500 square foot interior of Armistead, couple that with Skipperliner’s commercial excursion boat quality and the strength of her steel hull and super structure and you have the perfect river boat and or floating home.
126 S. Roadway
New Orleans, LA 70124