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Grand Yachts Inc.-Sidney
Grand Yachts in Sidney, BC is pleased to offer for sale "Nora Bea", a classic Albin 43' Tri Cabin Trawler.
"Nora Bea" has been boat house kept and diligently maintained since her current owner purchased her 13 years ago. She is ideally suited for our Pacific Northwest waters and set up for extended cruising with comfortable interior amenities, expert joinery and finishing, all allowing you to stay on the hook in complete comfort. With a 2 cabin, 2 head layout, generator, hydronic furnace, and twin Volvo diesel engines with up to date maintenance, this classic Albin trawler is ready for your year round cruising plans.
Entering Nora Bea from the walk around decks port side, into the salon you are greeted with exceptional teak and mahogany joinery. The quality and detailed finishing creates a warm and inviting space. There is a large dinning table midships with a wrap around L-shaped settee and a separate storage cabinet. The lower helm station with bench seat and side deck access is to starboard. Across from the dinette is the fully equipped and spacious galley, including a designer faucet and large marble sink. Storage drawers and lockers are abundant.
Aft of the galley and down the companionway you enter the aft stateroom which has an adjacent full sized ensuite complete with, head, shower, bathtub, vanity and plenty of storage. There is a double berth to starboard and a single berth on the port side, separated by a teak desk with flip up vanity mirror. There is a companionway ladder and overhead hatch to access the aft deck and provide light and ventilation.
Forward of the salon and helm station and down two steps is the forward cabin. Behind a stain glass partition there is a large double berth to port with brass fixtures and an oil lamp. Two large hanging lockers and shelf and drawer storage are forward. Beautifully finished, the over head hatch lets in plenty of light, along with two opening port holes. The ensuite head is to starboard, equipped with a manual toilet, marble vanity and stainless sink. All the sanitary hoses were recently replaced.
The spacious galley is located aft of the main salon and is surrounded by large mirrored windows for privacy. Boasting a large marble sink, a three burner propane stove and oven, microwave, and space for a full size fridge. There is plenty of stowage under the sinks and along the aft bulkhead with glass storage overhead.
Nora Bea’s Electrical system has been well maintained. All the heavy wiring was replaced in 2005 and the entire system overhauled and inspected. With a brand new chart plotter and LED bulbs throughout, Nora Bea is efficient and capable of extended time away from shore.
With detailed maintenance records of all her servicing the twin Volvo diesel’s provide reliable and dependable power. The engine room is located under hatches in the salon floor and is spacious, clean and bright, making maintenance more accessible. The hydraulic steering system has been completely overhauled.
With proper walk around teak decks, refurbished anchor platform and recently installed teak Samson post's Nora Bea stands out. High bulwarks and teak handrails provide safety and security for all crew. The spacious fly bridge with fore and aft seating and upper helm station is ideal when underway or perfectly suited for entertaining and relaxing when at anchor. The canvas bimini top was upgraded only three years ago. The hinged mast and boom is easily lowered via block and tackle for boat house moorage.
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 the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
All personal property is excluded unless specifically identified and included in the sale agreement and listing specifications. Personal property refers to all items not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, furnishings, and recreational or entertainment items. Advertisements, marketing materials, and/or other photography may depict the vessel with personal property, however, such personal property is excluded unless otherwise specifically included as provided herein.