Description: Boro Islander 44 WELL BUILT CAPABLE BLUEWATER CRUISER/LIVEABOARD!
With its exceptionally strong build, protected cockpit, and spacious accommodation, this Boro Islander 44 ticks all the boxes for a serious Bluewater Cruiser or Live-aboard! This vessel was professionally built by Hofflund Boat Builders in WA out of rust resistant Corten Copper Steel Alloy and the hull presents in good condition throughout. This is a vessel that has been cruised extensively around the world, safely taking its previous owner across 45,000NMs over 23 years.
Stepping inside, the interior volume of the vessel is very impressive. The timber fit tout has been completed to a good standard with a clever layout to maximise its functionality. The saloon is well appointed with a timber dinette with seating for 6 in comfort. This is also an excellent space to relax on the settee opposite, ideal for watching TV or reading a book. The accommodation is excellent with a large master-cabin aft. This features a large double berth, and extensive storage ideal for extended stays or full time cruising. The guest accommodation is forward with a private bunk cabin with two single berths to port, and two singles in the forepeak. The U Shaped galley is to starboard and well appointed with 4 burner gas stove, microwave, upright fridge, and excellent bench space. The package is complete with private bathroom with toilet and holding tank.
On deck, the cockpit is well protected by the solid dog house. The wide side decks provide easy access around the vessel and there is excellent space for entertaining on the aft deck. The vessel is well set up to be easily managed short handed with a furling headsail, self tacking staysail, and main and mizzen in boom bags with lazy jacks. The vessel is also equipped with an autopilot for easy handling.
This vessel is powered by a 58HP Ford Lees Diesel Engine with Borg Warner Gearbox. This has been well maintained and provides easy cruising at 6 knots.
This comfortable cruiser is well equipped with air conditioning, gas heater, solar panels, and is ready for its next adventure. Whether you want to cruise the channel or around the world, this vessel can do it all in safety and comfort. For more information please call Jo Breen on 0432031100 or John Radonic on 0459322862.
Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.
Boro Yacht Designs
Jack Hoffland WA
50' - 15.24m
Steel Double Chine Carval Construction out of Rust Resistant Corten Copper Steel Alloy
58HP Ford Lees Diesel Engine with Borg Warner Gearbox
6 to 7 knots
Shaft drive with 40mm 3 bladed bronze prop
Tanaka 20amp 16VDC Petrol Generator
640L with 3 stage water filter system
Excellent accommodation including a large mastercabin aft with extensive storage ideal for a liveaboard. The guest accommodation is forward and includes a private bunk room with two single berths, and two single berths in the forepeak. Two additional single berths are available in the saloon when additional accommodation is required.
Well appointed galley featuring 4 burner gas stove with grill and oven, microwave, and fridge.
12V Norcold upright fridge
Roden El Rancho 4 burner gas stove with grill and oven, Samsung Microwave
Wilcox Toilet with 170L Holding tank
16,500 BTU "mermaid" Air conditioner and Force 10 Gas Heater
Main and mizzen sail covers
NEW 2018 Muir Cheetah Electric Anchor Winch
3 x 44lb Anchors
2 x Electric Bilge pumps wth float switches
Fire Extinguisher and Fire Blanket
4 x Lifeline Dee Cycle house Batteries
2 x Delco-Remy Start Batteries
3 x Large Solar Panels
3 stage battery charger
3.0KVa 115/230V Transformer
Autohelm 6000 Autopilot
Icom IC 718 HF Radio Receiver
Icom VHF Radio
VDO Depth Sounder
Mainsail with 4 reef points
Mizzen Mainsail with 3 reef points
130% Furling Genoa
Staysail on wishbone boom
Wire luff mizzen staysail
Spare mainsail and furling genoa
Mast / Rigging
Deck stepped aluminium masts
Stainless steel rigging
profurl furling system