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1997 65 (ft.) Fairline Squadron

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General Information

Listing# 113920

Stuart, FL, United States
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Motor Yachts
65 (ft.)
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General Details

Maintained to the highest standards by knowledgeable owners and Captain/Mate, "Black Gold" represents a turn key buying opportunity. Note her upgrades and call today for your inspection; "Black Gold" will not last. Detailed maintenance logs/documentation (since the original owner) are accessible for your viewing! 


  • Interior Upgrades – Soft Goods, ALL Headliners/Walls, Carpet, Runners
  • 1,000-hour Service COMPLETED
  • Turbos Blueprinted (2010)
  • New Ice Makers/Freezers (Salon & Flybridge)
  • (5) Marine Air Units REPLACED
  • UPDATED Teak Decks (great condition)
  • Freshly-painted engine room 
  • NEW Flybridge Bimini Top (MAY 2013)
  • Bow Thruster Motor replaced (MAY 2013)
  • Bottom Paint / Running Gear / Zincs (MAY 2013)


Additional photos of "Black Gold" are available upon request.


As you enter the spacious salon through the stainless door, beautiful American Cherry walls surround you. To starboard, there is a sliding power window (cockpit). With  leather sofas on port and starboard sides, there is ample room for your guests along with a very nice entertainment center. An oval cocktail table is located next to the starboard sofa. To port, there is a U-line Icemaker and lighted glass cabinet/bottle storage along with a SHARP flat screen Television, Direct TV receiver, Denon DVD Video Player, and additional entertainment options. Encompassed by 12 overhead lights and custom drapery, the salon offers a very comfortable atmosphere! Entertainment Center with: SONY XM Radio, SONY CD Changer, DirectTV Receiver, SHARP Flat Screen Television, Denon DVD Video Player Custom Drapery (blue/white) Oval Cocktail Table Espar Heater System Wet Bar U-Line Ice Maker (Replaced) Marine Air A/C Control Updated Ultra Suede Headliner/Sideliner Electric Cockpit Window (4) Upgraded Speakers
Moving forward from the salon, you will find the galley to starboard. Dark countertops, light cabinetry, and a thoughtful layout make for a comfortable area. The state-of-the-art appliances range from refrigerator/freezer to a 4-burner cooktop, and large convection oven. The galley sole is teak and holly. Access to the exterior deck can be found between the galley and helm station. Freshwater system Neff 4-burner Electric Stove Zanussi Refrigerator/Freezer (side by side) Miele Dishwasher GoldStar Convection/Microwave Oven Broan Trash Compactor Corian Countertops Double Sink Custom Wood Blinds Access Door to Outside Deck Ample Storage (10 overhead cabinets) Marine Air A/C Control Teak & Holly Sole Sliding Window, to Starboard
Located to port, the spacious dinette area is stunning. There is access to the flybridge steps in the aft portion, and the galley is located only steps away. Continuing forward, you will reach the companionway. U-shaped dinette with storage lockers Dining Table Teak & Holly Sole Marine Air A/C Control Storage Locker forward (4) Overhead Lights Stairs to Flybridge Washer & Dryer Rope Lighting
Master Stateroom
The full-beam master boasts a full Island King berth along with a large curved sofa. American Cherry and burlwood accent this stateroom. The large curved seating area is great for reading or just relaxing. This area houses a large flatscreen television with a full entertainment center. A full walk-in closet is located in the aft part of the stateroom. To starboard (forward of sofa), is the spacious head featuring a huge shower/bath tub, found behind smoked glass doors. Beautiful copper/granite walls accent this head area. Corian countertops with twin sinks are also found. Island King Berth Walk-in Closets With Shelves (Port & Stbd) Built-in Sideboard with Television Cabinet Entertainment Center SHARP Flat Screen Television SAMSUNG DVD/VHS Player SONY FM/AM Twin Night Lamps Marine Air A/C Control Night Stand Custom Book Shelf Settee with Round Table Panasonic System Ample Storage Cabinets Mirror behind Berth Ensuite Head with Over Sized Tub/Shower Teak & Holly Sole
V.I.P. Stateroom
As you walk through the companionway, the enlarged V.I.P. is located forward. This stateroom offers a queen berth and ample storage/cabinets. Beautiful Cherry wood accents this gracious area. This stateroom also features its own full head and shower. Centerline Queen Berth with Storage Underneath Twin Reading Lamps (each side of berth) Custom Wood Blinds Large Closet (Port) Full Locker (Stbd) Marine Air A/C Control Opening Port Holes (port/stbd) Escape Hatch to Forward Deck SHARP Flat Screen Television (mounted on custom hinge) SONY FM/AM Full Mirrors (port/stbd) Ensuite Private Head with Shower Teak & Holly Sole
Guest Stateroom
Located aft of the V.I.P. stateroom and to starboard, the guest stateroom offers a twin berth with great storage. Cherry wood accents this area and also features its own full head and shower. Twin Berths SONY Television SONY FM/AM Marine Air A/C Control Ample storage (Overhead and below beds) Rope Lighting (both berths) Night Stand Ensuite Head & Shower
Captain's Cabin
Accessed underneath the cockpit seating area, upper and lower berths are found. This area has its own full shower and head.
Electronics & Navigation Gear
Pilothouse: Northstar 6100i 48-mile Radar Robertson AP300X Ray-Line Search Light Autohelm Depthfinder Autohelm Compass PLASTIMO Compass ICOM M58 VHF ICOM M710 VHF Micro Commander Controls Fireboy Engine Shutdown System Raytheon Loud Hailer Whistle Control Switch Momo Helm Wheel VDO Helm Gauges VDO Rudder Position Indicator Cigarette Lighter (3) Dual Blade Windshield Wipers Flybridge: Northstar 6100i 48-mile Radar Standard Horizon VHF Ray-Line Search Light VDO Gauges Micro Commander Controls Momo Wheel Autohelm Depth Garmin 740S (NEW) Robertson AP300X PLASTIMO Compass Tracvision KVH-4 TV Satellite System Tracphone KVH Satellite System
Engine Room/Mechanical Details
(5) Marine Air Units (UPDATED) Overhead/Side Lighting Sherwood Pump/Motor Assembly Furnas System HypoMarine Fluid Reservoir (2) Bilge Blowers Oil Transfer System Fireboy Halon RE-241 Fire Control System Freshwater Cooling System Micro Commander Engine Synchronizers Bennett Trim Tabs Engine Temperature Alarms Flo-Scan Fuel Flow Monitors High Water Bilge Alarms Engine Block Heaters Separ Primary Fuel Filters to Engines Engine Ignition/Stop Switch Electrical Distribution Panel Upgraded Hoses
Electrical System
20 kW Onan Marine Generator (Serviced June 2013) 220V AC Electrical System Electrical Bonding System Newmar Battery Charger Battery Condition Gauge Battery Parrallel Switch Newmar Converter Isolation Transformer Battery Bank Dockside Electrical Cables (2) Voltage Regulator Batteries (8)
Deck & Hull Equipment
Windlass Anchor System Tinted cabin glass throughout Freshwater Wash-down System Windshield Wipers & Washers Navigation Lights Starboard Pilothouse Opening Door Teak Cockpit Integral Fiberglass with Swim Platform (UPDATED teak) Stainless Bow Rail Cushions & Bimini for Sundeck Salon Retractable Window Radar Arch Watermaker Bow Thruster Viking NGF Life Raft Lofrans Windlass Docking System (port/stbd) Lighting underneath Hardtop (2) Cockpit Doors SONY Marine System FM/AM Full Controls Deck Lighting (4) Cockpit Speakers Ray-Line Spotlights (3) Bow Sun Deck Cockpit Controls, port Dive Ladder (Swim Platform)
Interior Upgrades – Soft Goods, ALL Headliners/Walls, Carpet, Runners 1,000-hour Service COMPLETED Turbos Blueprinted by RPM Diesel (2010) New Ice Makers/Freezers (Salon & Flybridge) (5) Marine Air Units REPLACED UPDATED Teak Decks (great condition) Freshly-painted engine room  NEW Flybridge Bimini Top (MAY 2013) Bow Thruster Motor replaced (MAY 2013) Bottom Paint / Running Gear / Zincs (MAY 2013)
Owner's Personal Effects
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.