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1974 Hatteras *Flybridge Motoryacht

** SOLD **

  • $149,800 USD
  • Greg Haught
  • Used
  • Motor Yachts
  • 1974
  • Hatteras
  • *Flybridge Motoryacht
  • Stuart, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 53ft / 16.15 m
  • 15ft 9in / 4.80 m
  • John Deere
  • 6081 Afm 75
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2010-02-19
  • 2013-05-04
  • 1549563

The legendary Hatteras 53' Motor Yacht is considered to be a true classic in Yachting circles worldwide. Built on a modified V hull and offering a comfortable three stateroom three head lay out for nearly 20 years Hatteras has had a true winner. Whether your plans are extended cruising, live aboard or a weekend getaway, this model lends itself to differing lifestyles with ease and comfort. With low hours on her dependable John Deer diesel engines which provide a comfortable 8-15 KT Cruise and offering many upgrades “My Other Honey” is a must to see. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the Hatteras 53’ family!



Total Power: 375

Vessel Walkthrough

Most forward is chain locker followed by forward stateroom with over/under berths and head with separate shower. Two steps up to galley with starboard side custom counter and portside "U" shaped galley. Two steps down going aft are walk in engine rooms followed by portside guest stateroom with twin double berths. Across to starboard is head with separate stall shower. Aft is master stateroom with centerline queen berth and starboard side head with separate stall shower. Going up to the salon is the lower helm forward with side access doors on either side. Aft is the spacious salon area that opens to the aft deck with ladder to the large flybridge.

Main Salon

The salon is located on the upper deck and is very spacious. Furniture consists of a Love seat and two reclining chairs with center table. To starboard aft is a built-in entertainment center which has a flat screen TV and an entertainment area. Forward in this space is the lower helm station with port & starboard sliding doors for deck access. Aft are two doors which open to the comfortable aft deck that has a ladder to the Fly-bridge.
  • Air-conditioning
  • Pioneer 6 CD disc changer
  • Samsung 27’ flat screen TV
  • RCA DVD player
  • Sony VHS
  • Sony AM/FM stereo
  • RCA DSS direct TV with KVH Trac-Vision
  • Bose surround sound system

Aft Deck

  • Table and four chairs
  • Frigid-Rigid freezer
  • Wet Bar with Bar Buddy
  • U-Line ice maker 2009
  • Sliding Windows


The U shaped galley is very spacious and has been redesigned to have extra counter space in place of the original dinette.
  • Kitchen Aid trash compactor
  • 2 Refrigerators
  • Sharp convection microwave
  • Kitchen Aid flat stove top
  • Jenn-air oven
  • Garbage disposal
  • Dual sinks with hot and cold pressure water
  • Plenty of storage
  • Air-conditioning

Master Stateroom

This stateroom is aft and is full width of the vessel. Recently updated with a centerline Olympic queen size berth and custom cabinets with plenty of drawer storage and a large hanging locker one is easily at home. This area is nicely appointed and has drapes; two nightstands with lamps and carpeting. The master head is adjacent and has a Jets freshwater toilet and a large shower stall.
  • Air-conditioning
  • Stereo speakers
  • 110 and 12 volt lighting

VIP Stateroom

This VIP stateroom is portside amidships and has twin berths, a nightstand and a hanging locker. The guest head is across the passageway and has a Jets freshwater toilet and access to the shared shower stall.
  • Air-conditioning
  • 2 portals
  • Drawer storage

Guest Stateroom

This guest stateroom is full forward on the vessel. Berths are over/under bunks to the starboard side. A Whirlpool stack full size 110V washer and 220V dryer is located in a locker in this stateroom. Ensuite is the head with an electric toilet.
  • 110 and 12 volt lighting
  • Intercom
  • Air-conditioning
  • 2 Portals
  • Opening hatch to deck
  • Storage
  • Rope locker access

Deck and Hull

The deck area of the 53 Motor Yacht is well laid out. Offering full passage up each side fore and aft makes line handling easy. Her large foredeck is excellent for relaxing and has a cushion seat. The aft deck is a great space for entertaining or lounging in the fresh air or can be enclosed with the sliding windows and isinglass. The flybridge has great visibility and offers plenty of seating for passengers. Aft on this level is a lounge area or can be reconverted to the dinghy deck.
  • Lofrans 1500 watt 32 volt windlass
  • 2 66lb Bruce anchors with 200’ 3/8 grade 40 chain
  • Fortress anchor spare
  • 1 44lb Danforth anchor spare 250’ ¾ Rhode
  • Fresh water wash down
  • Lift rail bow to stern 1999
  • Dockside water connection with pressure valve
  • Stainless stations with hand rails
  • Stainless cleats and chalks’
  • Teak swim platform
  • Towing pad eye
  • Bow thruster
  • Stabilizers

Electronics and Lower Helm

The lower helm offers very good visibility and is well equipped. Side doors to the deck provide easy access for line handling.
  • Full instrumentation 2007
  • Glendenning electronic engine controls 2002
  • Auto helm speed and depth
  • Robertson AP 300X auto pilot 2003
  • Apelco VXL 9500 VHF radio and hailer
  • PC with wireless key board and navigation software and charts
  • KVH Azimuth gyro trac for auto pilot and radar overlay
  • ACR spotlight
  • Danforth compass
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • Wesmar Stabilizers 2003
  • Rudder indicator
  • Bilge alarm system
  • ICOM hand held VHF
  • SEA 235 SSB
  • Furuno GP-31
  • Wesmar bow thruster 2000
  • Windshield wipers
  • Furuno Nav-net GD 1700C 2005

Electronics and Flybridge

The flybridge offers a full helm with excellent visibility and has comfortable seating for guests. This area is accessed from a ladder on the aft deck.
  • Helm with full instrumentation
  • SEA 235 SSB
  • ICOM M127 VHF
  • ACR Spot light
  • Glendenning electronic engine controls
  • Stereo speakers with volume control
  • Furuno 1900 C Nav-net multi function Plotter Radar w/ 48 mile open array
  • Interphase twin scope bottom scanner
  • Robertson auto-pilot
  • Auto helm depth and speed
  • Ritchie compass
  • Trim tabs
  • Flo scan fuel monitoring system
  • 16” monitor for charting from PC w/wireless mouse
  • Air horns
  • Windlass controls
  • Pipe welders electric dinghy davit (available for buyer to reinstall)
  • Magna Propane grill
  • Hydraulic radar arch


  • 50 AMP shore power port and starboard
  • 12V and 110V breaker panels
  • 2 4D engine batteries
  • 1 8D generator battery
  • 6 group 31 12V batteries combined for 32 volt house system
  • Raritan Consta volt 40 amp charger
  • 6 group 31 12V batteries for Heart 3000 watt inverter w/4o cable

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment

  • 2 John Deer 375 HP FWC diesel engines 2004 installed 2007 1,100 hours
  • Twin disc 509 gears
  • Isuzu 18.5 KW Generator 9,100 hours
  • Water maker custom 1,200 gallon per day
  • 3 fiberglass fuel tanks 100 gal bow 315 gal forward 215 gal aft
  • 2 fuel tanks aluminum 75 gal 2005 under rear berth with transfer pump
  • 7 bilge pumps automatic-manual
  • 2 16500 BTU Air-conditioners 2007
  • 1 16000 BTU Air-conditioner 2007
  • 1 12000 BTU Air-conditioner
  • Automatic Halon fire system
  • Jets TM commercial vacuum head system w/one on demand pump
  • 120 gallon holding tank
  • 2 6 gallon water heaters
  • Spare shaft and coupling
  • Spare props
  • Many spare parts
  • Dockside water connection
  • 120 gallon water tank


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.

For Sale By United Yacht Sales

110 SW Atlanta Avenue
Stuart, Florida, 34994