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1984 Grand Banks MOTORYACHT

$245,000 USD

  • $245,000 USD
  • Clark Jelley
  • Active
  • Used
  • Trawler Yachts
  • 1984
  • Grand Banks
  • Key West, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 49ft / 14.94 m
  • Caterpillar
  • 3208
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 1969-12-31
  • 2016-07-21
  • 2139263

THE LITTLE RED is equipped with NAIAD Roll Stabilizers and Bow Thruster

This beautiful 49 Grand Banks M/Y is the coveted galley down version with  extra freezer and fridge units. Spacious salon for entertaining. The three cabin layout divides guest accommodations forward from the "Full-Width" owners cabin aft. The third cabin can be used as sleeping accommodations or office.

Powered by twin Caterpillar 3208 with 5000 hrs. They were fully serviced in Oct 2014. The 3208 has been known to exceed 10,000 hours. A Northern Lights 12Kw generator is included with 3500 hrs.

Over $75,000.00 in maintenance and upgrades in October 2014:

  • All new thru hulls, sea-cocks, hoses and clamps
  • Fuel tanks were cleaned and new ports installed
  • Two new air conditioning units installed
  • Topsides and bottom were painted
  • Zincs replaced
  • Serviced Trim Tabs and Bow Thruster

This is a beautiful example of timeless Grand Banks 49 Motoryacht that has been lovingly maintained by knowledgeable owners. Maintenance logs are available.

Make an appointment to see THE LITTLE RED today!



  • LOA: 49', 54' w/Swim Platform
  • Beam: 15' 5"
  • Draft: 5' 4"
  • Bridge Clearance: 14' 6"
  • Interior Headroom: 6' 8"


  • Diesel Fuel: 2 - Tanks 500 Gal Ea, 1000 Total, (Iron)
  • Fresh Water: 2 - Tanks 250 Gal Ea, 500 Total
  • Holding: 90 Gal, (Stainless)


  • Twin Caterpillar Diesels, Model: 3208
  • Hours: 5000 (Approx)
  • Cruising Speed: 11 Knots @ 2100 Rpm
  • Bow Thruster
  • NAIAD Roll Stabilizer
  • Racor Fuel Filtering System
  • Packing Gland w/Drip-less Seal

Electronics and Navigation

Upper Helm Station:

  • Chart Plotter/Radar: Garmin, GPSmap 4212
  • Autopilot: Garmin GHC 10
  • Magnetic Compass
  • VHF Radio
  • Engine Controls: Morse Marine
  • Engine Instrumentation
  • Bow Thruster Control
  • Windlass Control, Ideal
  • Automatic Engine Room Fire Suppression
  • AM/FM/CD Stereo, Clarion

Lower Helm Station:

  • Computer Screen w/Navigation
  • Magnetic Compass
  • VHF: Standard Horizon OMNI
  • Engine Controls: Morse Marine
  • Bow Thruster Control
  • NAIAD Roll Stabilizer
  • High Water Alarm
  • Automatic Engine Room Fire Suppression
  • Windlass Control: Ideal
  • Aft Electric Winch Control: Ideal
  • Engine Synchronizer
  • Flo-Scan, Cruise Master
  • Spotlight

Vessel Walk-Thru

THE LITTLE RED has easy access from either side with wide side-decks. Aft is a large deck ideally suited for lounging w/access to a the swim platform. Flybridge access is up 5 easy steps centrally located on the back side of the cabin. Outdoor living is further enhanced with an expansive upper deck partially protected with a Bimini. The upper helm has full controls and electronics with excellent visibility.

The interior can be accessed via a door on from the aft deck or stbd side at the lower helm station. Upon entering from the aft entry you feel like you've come home. Rich, warm woodwork is in excellent condition with comfortable L-seating on the starboard side. Natural light is in abundance with good ventilation. To port is a table for eating meals or playing games. A large flat-screen TV is just forward of the table with generous built-in cabinetry. The helm is on the starboard side with an outside door just aft. Down a couple steps located amidships is the full u-shaped galley to port and refrigeration including a washer/dryer combo on the starboard side. Moving forward of the galley you will find a large guest stateroom with full head facilities.

Engine room access is gained by lifting the galley stairs or access hatch in the salon floor. The large stand-up engine room is easy to navigate. Access to all machinery for maintenance will be appreciated by the new owner.

To the rear of the salon is a short passageway to the mid-guest stateroom on the port side. It can also be used as on office or additional storage. Farther aft is the owners stateroom with a walk-around king sized bed!!! Cabinet storage is generous and includes hanging closet space. All the way aft on the port side of the bed is a vanity/desk. The full head with stand-up shower and tub is on the starboard side.

The overhead in the salon has been recently replaced. All woodwork and Parquet flooring is in good condition.

Interior and Galley

  • 3 Staterooms
    • Aft Owner Stateroom, King Size Island Bed, Generous Natural Light, Reading Lights, Hanging Closets
    • Mid-Stateroom, Two Single Beds, Generous Storage
    • Forward Guest Stateroom, V-Berth, Generous Storage
  • 2 Heads w/Large Separate Showers. Owners Head Includes Tub
  • Sleeps 6
  • A/C Unit: 3 - Marine Air w/Reverse Cycle for Heat
  • Drapes or Blinds on All Windows
  • Teak Cabinetry
  • Updated Overhead and Lighting
  • Parquet Flooring
  • AM/FM Stereo System


  • U-Shaped
  • Refrigerator w/Freezer:
    • Gruner Two Door Refrigeration Unit 
    • Gruner Single door Deep Freezer
    • Sanyo Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Stove "Flat Surface" Cook-top, Electric
  • Microwave, Sharp Carousel Convection
  • S/S Deep Sink, Double
  • Generous Storage 
  • Combo Washer/Dryer, Splendide 2000

Electrical and Plumbing

  • Generator: Northern Lights, 12 Kw, 3500 Hours (Approx)
  • AC / DC Switch Panel
  • Batteries: 4 - Total
  • Battery Charger: Pro Tech 1240i Plus
  • Water Heater: Seaward, 11 Gal, 110V & Engine Heat Exchanger
  • Toilet: Galley Maid, Electric

Ground Tackle and Safety Equipment

  • Ideal Windlass w/Controls at Bow & Both Helm Stations
  • Anchor(s): Two w/Galv Chain
  • Spotlight
  • Flares
  • Mooring Lines
  • Fenders
  • Life Vests

Broker Comments

THE LITTLE RED makes for a roomy and comfortable live-aboard. Perfect for island exploring and the loop. Once you step aboard the love and care the sellers have for THE LITTLE RED is obvious.

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Over $75,000.00 in maintenance and upgrades in October 2014:

  • All new thru hulls, sea-cocks, hoses and clamps
  • Fuel tanks were cleaned and new ports installed
  • Two new air conditioning units installed
  • Topsides and bottom were painted
  • Zincs replaced
  • Serviced Trim Tabs and Bow Thruster

Owner Exclusions

Personal Items


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 Edwards Yacht Sales

510 Brookside Drive
Clearwater, Florida, 33764