Liberty is a 2003 Novatec Cockpit Motoryacht currently listed for sale in Dunedin, Florida. Our team at SI Yachts can answer all of your questions on this boat and research any additional information you might need. SI Yachts is the Northeast's most powerful brokerage firm and new yacht dealer for Viking, Valhalla Boatworks, Princess, Prestige, Absolute, and HCB Yachts.
Dunedin, Florida, United States
2003 Novatec 55 Cockpit Motoryacht with Cummins QSM11 twin diesels with only 1175 hours. This vessel has been very well maintained and updated by a knowledgeable and experienced owner. Liberty features a YachtController installed in 2018 and along with the bow and stern thruster provide effortless handling around the docks. The Garmin electronics were updated in 2017 and this vessel even includes a 2014 Capelli 13'6" center console tender with a 2017 50 hp Yamaha outboard. The interior features a 3 stateroom, 2 head arrangement with the master stateroom located aft for privacy. The large bridge deck is air conditioned and has hard glass windshields that open and the side and aft eisenglas can be opened when the air conditioning is not needed. The aft deck is also enclosed and air conditioned and makes a great spot for entertaining dockside or when underway.
The cockpit is large enough to accommodate fishing, diving or swimming activities and has a transom door for direct access to the swim platform. There is even an electric grill located in its' own enclosure in the cockpit. Wide sidedecks and high railings provide security when travelling to the bow. This is a well designed vessel for extended cruising or it would make a great live aboard. With this power package you can leisurely cruise at 9-10 knots or run at 20 knots if the need arises.
2003 Novatec 55 Cockpit Motoryacht with twin Cummins QSM11s with only 1175 hours. This boat has been very well maintained by a knowledgeable and experienced owner. This vessel offers incredible room with a 3 stateroom, 2 head layout which features a full beam master stateroom located aft for complete privacy. The cockpit has a transom door for easy access to the swim platform and also features an electric grill. There is direct access to the master stateroom through a private doorway or several steps up to the enclosed aft deck.
The enclosed aft deck has hard glass side enclosures with eisenglas across the rear. Side doors port and starboard lead to the wide sidedecks leading forward to the bow. The entire aft deck is air conditioned and has a large table with four chairs and additional seating on the port side on a custom storage box. There is a TV and a glass front refrigerator along with ample storage cabinets.
Several steps up from the aft deck is the bridge deck which is also fully enclosed with an opening hard windshield with wipers forward and eisenglas on the sides and across the back. The entire bridge deck is air conditioned for hot days or inclement weather or the side panels can be rolled up for fresh air breezes. The helm is located all the way forward for good visibility forward and there are three separate helm chairs located just aft of the helm. The helm features a full electronics package with Garmin GPS/chartplotter, depth sounder, radar and a Raymarine Autopilot. There are also a VHF radio, digital engine gauges, and stereo controls. The traditional Richie compass is located centerline and there are controls for the bow and stern thrusters, remote spotlight and trim tabs as well. There is also a YachtController so you can operate the vessel from anywhere onboard when backing into a slip and improved sightlines are needed. Aft of the helm station to port is a large L seating area with a table and located aft to starboard is a storage cabinet with a chart table top. Aft of the bridge deck is the Quicklift davit and chocks for storage of the 13'6" rigid hull inflatable center console dinghy that is included.
From the aft deck descending several steps into the salon of the vessel which has a beautiful teak and holly floor and a well arranged galley located to port. The galley features a full sized refrigerator/freezer, microwave/convection oven, dishwasher, 3 burner cook top, dual s/s sink and large counter tops. There is abundant storage under the counters as well as in the cabinets above. Located to starboard upon entering the salon is a storage cabinet and a built in ice maker.
Forward of the galley a couch is located to starboard with a beautiful high/low table. On the port side is a large lounge chair and the TV is positioned on the forward bulkhead along with numerous storage cabinets. There are two air conditioners for the salon area to ensure cool comfort even in the heat of summer. Large side windows allow natural lighting in when desired and mini blinds are fitted to ensure privacy when desired.
Moving forward and down several steps into the forward companionway there is the guest stateroom located to starboard. It has cozy over/under bunks, hanging locker and air conditioning. Forward to port is the day head which offers dual entry from the companionway or the VIP stateroom forward. This head includes a large separate shower stall, sink, vanity, electric toilet and mirrored ceilings. The VIP stateroom is located all the way forward and has a centerline berth, hanging lockers and air conditioning. Also located in the companionway is the stacked washer and dryer unit.
The master stateroom is located all the way aft of the salon and has a private entrance located on the starboard side. This stateroom is full beam and is extremely spacious. There is a king berth located along the aft bulkhead and storage drawers located on both the port and starboard sides for abundant storage. There are hanging lockers forward port and starboard and the TV is located on the forward bulkhead. The entrance to the private master head is located forward and to port. The head has a sink, vanity, electric head and mirrored ceiling. There is a large combination shower/tub also located in the head. The location of the master stateroom offers maximum privacy and is the most comfortable place to sleep when at anchor. A private door leading directly into the cockpit permit entry without having to go into the salon if desired.
Engine room access is off the companionway between the master stateroom and the salon. The engine room allows good access to the engines and other mechanical components. The engine room is well lit as the owner added additional lighting so routine maintenance is a breeze. The engines can also be accessed through easily removed floor panels in the salon. The Cummins diesels offer great reliability and performance. You can loaf along at a leisurely 9-10 kts or push it up to 20 kts if the need arises. The Onan generator provides power to run your systems when away from the dock and this vessel even has an inverter system.
This model is ideal for extended cruising or live aboard due to the spacious accommodations and layout. Low hours,good maintenance and numerous updates by an experienced owner make this a most desirable vessel.
The Bridge Deck is extremely large and comfortable and is covered by the factory hardtop. There are four wide molded steps that lead from the aft deck up to the bridge deck. The deck has solid glass front windows that can be opened and the sides and back have eisenglas that can be opened up if desired. The entire deck has a dedicated air conditioning unit and controls. The owner has thoughtfully installed pull down shades on the sides and removable snap in covers on the windshield for privacy when desired and to protect from the heat and sun.
As you come up the steps from the aft deck there is a large L shaped seating area located to port with a table and a storage cabinet is located to starboard. The helm is located all the way forward and there are three separate helm chairs for the Captain and guests located behind the helm area. In addition to housing all necessary engine controls and electronics the helm console also offers additional storage.
Located aft and outside the enclosed bridge deck is the dinghy deck which has a Quicklift Davit and chocks for the included 13'6" dinghy.
Notable Bridge Deck Features:
^ Factory Hardtop with two opening overhead hatches, rod holder rack installed on hardtop ceiling aft and port side
^ Solid front windows that open with windshield wipers
^ Side and aft eisenglas opening enclosure panels
^ Dedicated air conditioning unit with controls for the bridge deck
^ Fully equipped helm with digital engine instrumentation and full electronics packade
^ Three Helm Chairs located just aft of the helm
^ Large L shaped seating area with table located on portside. Storage beneath the seating
^ Storage cabinet located on starboard side
^ Dinghy deck located aft of enclosed bridge deck with Quicklift davit, dinghy chocks and 13'6" rigid hull inflatable dinghy with 50 hp Yamaha outboard
The helm is located all the way forward on the bridge deck to provide excellent forward visibility.
Notable Helm and Electronics features:
^ Cummins digital engine displays (2)
^ Ritchie compass
^ Garmin XSV touch screen GPS/Chartplotter with depth sounder and radar UPGRADE - 2017
^ Raymarine 6001 Autopilot
^ Standard Horizon Elclipse VHF
^ Clarion Stereo
^ Bow and Stern Thruster Controls (Sidepower Electric) UPGRADE - stern thruster added 2018
^ YachtController wireless remote - UPGRADE - added 2018
^ Remote spotlight controls
^ Trim Tab controls
^ Air conditioning control panel
^ Intercom to salon and staterooms
The aft deck is large and makes a perfect relaxation and entertainment area. It is located four steps up from the cockpit, is covered by a hardtop and has doors port and starboard which lead to the wide side decks. The deck is enclosed with hard glass sides and eisenglas clear aft curtains that can be opened. The entire aft deck has its own dedicated air conditioner with separate controls. There is a table with four chairs and a storage box with seating on top located on the port side. The forward bulkhead contains a glass front refrigerator, storage cabinets and a TV. There is also direct entrance into the salon.
Notable Aft Deck Features:
^ Factory Hardtop
^ Hard glass sides with eisenglas aft enclosure
^ Dedicated air conditioning unit with controls UPGRADE - new unit 2019
^ Wing doors port and starboard leading to side decks forward
^ Direct access to bridge deck, salon and cockpit
^ Large center table with four chairs
^ Storage box with seating on top located on port side
^ Glass front refrigerator
^ Storage cabinets
This has a large and very usable cockpit for easy line handling and direct access to the water or fishing activities. There is a transom door for direct access to the swim platform and it is four steps up for access to the aft deck. The Cablemaster shorepower cord controls are located here along with a freshwater shower washdown. There is also a JennAir electric grill located in its' own fiberglass enclosure. There are rod holders located here as well for any fishing adventures.
Notable Cockpit Features:
^ Large usable cockpit space
^ Transom door for direct access to swim platform
^ Direct access to aft deck via four steps on starboard side
^ Direct access to aft master stateroom through private door
^ JennAir electric grill in separate fiberglass enclosure
^ Fresh water shower
^ 50 amp shorepower cable with electric Cablemaster controls
^ Rod holders
^ Swim platform
The salon is located five steps down from the aft deck and has large side windows for plenty of natural light. Blinds are installed and can be closed for privacy. The floor is beautiful teak and holly. As you enter the salon from the aft deck the galley is located directly to port and is separated from the salon by a large counter. Directly to starboard is the large and easily accessible power control panel with breakers and controls for onboard electrical systems. Aft of this control panel is the private companionway leading to the aft master stateroom and the separate engine room entrance. Just forward of this control panel is an under counter ice maker and under counter storage cabinet. Continuing forward on the starboard side is a couch with a high low table. On the port side is a large leisure chair forward of the galley counter. On the forward bulkhead is the TV and storage for glasses and bottles or other items. There is also access to the companionway leading forward to the two guest staterooms and the day head. The salon has two dedicated air conditioning units with separate controls for cool comfort during the hottest days and a satellite TV receiver for entertainment. There is also an intercom system which connects to the bridge and the staterooms.
Salon Notable Features:
^ Teak and Holly flooring
^ Two dedicated air conditioning systems with separate controls - UPGRADE - starboard unit new 2018
^ Easily accessible electrical control panel
^ Teak high/lo table
^ Large leisure chair
^ TV 38" LG with satellite receiver (Tracvision)
^ Bose stereo system
^ Glass and bottle storage in forward bulkhead
^ Floor panels that are easily removed for direct engine access
^ Ice Maker
^ Central Vac
^ Private companionway to aft master stateroom
^ Companionway forward to guest staterooms and day head
The galley is located just to port when entering the salon area. It is well equipped and features a teak and holly floor with abundant storage beneath the counters and in overhead cabinetry. The galley galley is separated from the main salon area by a large counter area which contains storage and a three burner cooktop (Ceran) that is covered by removable counter top sections so you do not lose any counter top space when the cooktop is not in use. There is a large house size refrigerator (Kenmore Elite) that has two doors and a large freezer drawer beneath. There is a built in GE microwave, a Bosch dishwasher, and a food waste disposal in the dual s/s sink.
Notable Galley Features:
^ Teak and Holly floor
^ Dual stainless steel sink
^ Food waste disposal
^ Full size french door refrigerator (Kenmore Elite)
^ Dishwasher (Bosch) UPGRADE - new 2013
^ Three burner cook top with removable cover boards (Ceran)
^ Built in Microwave/Convection Oven (GE)
^ Abundant storage below counters and in overhead cabinetry
The full beam master stateroom is located aft for privacy. It is accessed from the salon via a private companion way or it can be accessed directly from the cockpit via a private door. This stateroom is quite large and features a centerline queen bed and there is large cabinet drawer storage on the port and starboard sides. Window located above these storage cabinets allow natural light to enter or can be closed off with the installed curtains. The forward bulkhead houses a TV and storage cabinet and there is also a hanging locker located forward on the port and starboard sides. Forward on the starboard side is the companionway leading to the salon and to port is the private master head entrance. There is a stereo, an intercom system and a dedicated air conditioning unit with control.
Notable Master Stateroom Features:
^ Located aft for complete privacy from the rest of the vessel when desired
^ Private door entry directly from the cockpit
^ Private companionway from the salon
^ Centerline king bed
^ Large drawer storage cabinets port and starboard
^ Hanging locker located forward, port and starboard
^ TV on forward bulkhead 32" Samsung
^ Dedicated air conditioning unit with contorls UPGRADE - new compressor 2018
^ Entry into private master head
The master head is located within the master stateroom located aft in the vessel. It has a sink, vanity and electric toilet. (Raritan) The ceiling is also mirrored. There is a separate stall shower/tub combination.
Notable Master Head Features:
^ Only accessible from the master stateroom
^ Sink and vanity
^ Storage cabinets
^ Electric toilet
^ Mirrored ceiling
^ Separate shower/tub combination
The VIP stateroom is located all the way forward in the bow of the boat and is accessible by the companionway leading from the salon. It has a centerline bed with an opening hatch above. The forward bulkhead is mirrored and there is wood cabinetry throughout with a hanging locker located to starboard. There is storage on each side of the bed and a TV and intercom. The stateroom has its' own dedicated air conditioning system with controls and a private entry to the day head.
Notable VIP Stateroom Features:
^ Located forward in the bow of the boat
^ Access from companionway from the salon
^ Dedicated air conditioning system with controls
^ Centerline bed
^ Overhead opening hatch
^ Private entrance to day head
^ Hanging locker to starboard
^ Cabinet storage port and starboard
^ TV 26" Vizio
^ Forward bulkhead is mirrored
The Guest Stateroom is located forward of the salon on the starboard side and is accessed via the forward companionway. It has over/under bunks and storage cabinets. This stateroom also has it's own air conditioning system with controls and and intercom.
Notable Guest Stateroom Features:
^ Located on starboard side forward of the salon
^ Over/Under berths
^ Dedicated air conditioning system with controls
^ Hanging locker
^ Privacy door
The Day Head is located just aft of the VIP stateroom on the port side and is accessed via the companionway leading from the salon. It has a sink and vanity, electric toilet and a separate shower stall. There is storage and a mirrored ceiling.
Notable Day Head Features:
^ Located just aft of the VIP stateroom on the port side and is accessed via the companionway leading from the salon
^ Storage cabinet
^ Electric head
^ Separate shower stall
^ Mirrored ceiling
^ Dual entry from companionway or VIP stateroom
The engine rooms' entrance is located through a door off the companionway between the salon and the aft master stateroom. The floor panels in the salon can also be easily removed for overhead access to the engines when needed. The engine room is well lit due to additional lighting that has been added by the owner. The engine room contains two Cummins QSM11's rated at 635hp each with approx 1175 hours. There is also an Onan 17.5 kw generator located forward in the engine room with a sound shield for quiet operation.
The engine compartment is well laid out with easy access to all routine maintenance points as well as seacocks and strainers. There is also an auxiliary control panel located forward in the engine room for localized starting of the engines and gauges for monitoring engine operation.
Notable Engine Room Features:
^ Twin Cummins QSM11 rated at 635 hp with approx 1175 hours
^ Onan 17.5 kw generator located within a sound shield with approx 2050 hours
^ Enhanced lighting installed to provide a well lit engine compartment - UPGRADE
^ Built in storage cabinets in forward bulkhead
^ Dripless shaft seals with spares
^ Dual Racor 1000FGX fuel filers for each main engine
^ Firebuoy FE241 automatic fire extinguishing system
^ Hot Water heater - Raritan
^ Inverter 3000W Xantrex Freedom
^ Additional air conditioning pump installed and plumbed
^ Promatic 24-30P Charger and Promariner charger
^ Four 8D batteries 2018 and 2019 House and inverter
^ Two Grp 31 Batteries for thruster
^ AGM starting batteries 2019
^ Oil change system
^ Sound deadening material on engine room overhead panels and bulkheads
Notable Deck Hardware and Features:
^ Wide sidedecks with high railings for secure passage to the bow
^ Boarding access through railings port and starboard
^ Tide Slide type boarding ladder
^ Glendenning Cablemaster located in cockpit, starboard side. Additional shorepower inlet located forward on port side
^ Bow Pulpit
^ Muir chain windlass with capstan
^ Large storage lockers located on the bow foredeck
* 2014 Capelli Tempest 410 Yacht Tender 13'6" rigid hull inflatable center console tender
* 2017 Yamaha 50 hp outboard
* VHF radio.
* Bimini Top
* Excellent Condition
* Trailer not included
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.
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