In this series of articles, we take a look at the best brokerage deals currently on the market, as judged by our very own editors. What, Why, Where and Who will form the basis of the articles. This week, we have taken a closer look at superyacht Velacarina.
What is on offer?
Launched in 2004 by the Dutch Claasen Shipyards, the 25.7 metre superyacht Velacarina is the culmination of a passion for beauty and sailing. This Truly Classic 85ft ketch boasts naval architecture and design by Hoek Design Naval Architects.
Her classic lines and modern systems make her the ultimate in comfortable cruising yacht and since her launch, she has circumnavigated the world over a 3 year period.
She accommodates up to 7 guests in total over the luxurious masters cabin, 2 custom doubles and a pullman bunk. Due to it’s automated sail systems, Velacarina can be sailed shorthanded, the current crew consists of 2.
Why do we think this is such a great deal?
The yacht is an unique find in this size range combined with the offered quality. She is elaborately equipped, including full carbon masts and booms, main and head sails on furling systems, hydraulic sail winches to be reached from the cockpit, halyards on captive winches, hydraulic bow and stern thrusters, recessed dinghy garage on the foredeck, fold down transom with bathing platform and swimming ladder.
She also comes complete with a range of tenders and water toys, including the Avon Seasport 430, diving equipment and a Zodiac 3.2m with Yamaha 5hp. The yacht has just completed her annual maintenance work such as varnishing and engine servicing and is presented in immaculate condition.
Where is she right now?
TC85 Velacarina will be located in Palma, Mallorca later this season and is now available at the Cannes Yachting Festival from 9-14 September in Port Canto, stand 112 for viewings.
Who to call?
TC 85 Velacarina is listed for sale by Hoek Brokerage at an asking price of €3,250,000 (tax paid.)
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