Accommodations - The elegant interior provides berthing for four and one centrally located head. A combination of teak joinery, white headliner, bronze ports, green upholstery and a teak and holly sole give the cabin space a classy old world feel that is bright, comfortable and a joy to be in.
FOREPEAK - A large berth to port with cabinets above, a desk and draws to starboard as well as a hanging locker make the forepeak a versatile area on Emerald Isle.
OWNER'S CABIN - Moving aft the owner’s cabin is situated to starboard and is furnished with a comfortable oversized double berth outboard. The walk way runs along the centerline. Custom storage lockers are fitted below the berth allow for significant storage. There is also a hanging locker for additional storage. Four bronze ports and a large deck hatch provide natural light and ventilation. The owners cabin also features a folding table/desk as well as a shelf with mirror.
HEAD - The head is located to port and can be entered from the owner's cabin or from the salon via a hand carved solid teak door. Furnishings include a separate shower stall, vanity, sink, teak cabinets and bulkhead mirror. The shower stall features a floor grate, sump pump and prism.
SALON - Spacious settes are located to port and starboard with easy access to the water tanks beneath. Upholstery is new in 2006. Teak lockers are fitted outboard and above the settees. A teak cabinet mounted on the centerline in the aft portion of the salon houses the engine and has two removable panels for engine access. The cabinet also serves as storage areas for plates and cutlery. Two bronze ports and one large beautiful butterfly deck hatch provide excellent light and ventilation to this cozy space.
GALLEY / DINETTE - The galley is situated to starboard. Opposite the galley is a spacious dinette with comfortable bench seats fore and aft and a beautiful teak table. The companionway is offset to starboard providing easy access to the galley and more room in the dining area. Storage lockers are built outboard in both the galley and dining areas and there is a very large food pantry behind the aft bench seat. Additional engine access is gained beneath the forward bench seat. Four large windows are installed in this area which creates a very unique feel of spaciousness.
Galley is equips with a SS since, 3 burner Force 10 stove/oven, hot/cold water, Alder Barber refrigeration, Hot water heater.
Cruise Air 16,000 btu reverse cycle air conditioning and heater.
8D and 6D battery banks along with a 75amp alternator. New white/red cabin lights throughout.
Profurl roller furling with 100% and 135%. Mizzen staysail. Mainsail has 3 reef points and the mizzen has 2.
Manual windlass with 65#cqr and 300' of 3/8 chain.
Emerald Isle has been owned by the current owner for the last 15 years and lovingly maintained. She has seen many different oceans and many sea conditions and always brought her charges home safely. She is very sea kindly in rough weather and does remarkably well in light winds. Emerald Isle is comfortable cruising or living aboard and has generous storage capabilities as well as spacious room down below.
Well, the boat sold.