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1985 118 (ft.) DENISON Raised Pilothouse w/Flybridge

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General Information

Listing# 40273

Price
$990,000.00
Location
Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Manufacturer
DENISON
Boat Type
Powerboat
Model Year
1985
Category
Pilothouse
Model
Raised Pilothouse w/Flybridge
Status
Used
Length
118 (ft.)
Beam
24
LOA
118
Hull Material
Aluminum
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Model
12V396TB94
Number of Engines
2

General Details

HUGE PRICE REDUCTION OF $651,000.00- SELLER SAID BRING ALL OFFERS- DARE TO DREAM!!!                                   'MUST SELL!!!"

SURVEY MARCH 2013

"Wanderlust" represents strength of construction that exceeds most all her peers.  You can not find a high performance 118 footer with modern lightweight engines that will stand the test of time of this solid reliable motor yachts!

Here is a boat that does it all for well under $2 Million! Customized her to your taste and updates and enjoy do it all cruising that is unparalleled in this price range!

You can look at Broward’s, Burgers, Palmer Johnson’s and Benetti’s, they are nice but they won’t come close when considering her features. 

  • Shallow draft so you can cruise up and down the intercostal waterway from Florida to New York or cruise the Bahamas endlessly and put your boat on a sandbar by a beach for a picnic and then simply back off! 
  • Because of her 12 cylinder MTU’s, her efficiency is close to conventional yachts when considering gallons per mile yet she can reliably cruise at 22 knots and reach top ends of 26 depending on load.
  • Fully equipped with every conceivable equipment to be a self-contained operating functional yacht. Ice chippers in cockpit for fishing, extra storage, custom built rod storage in the salon, kayaks, extra freezers, wave runners, rigged for towing smaller boats, small desk in salon for owner (everything  you need is on board) for extended Island cruising or fun extended holiday in the Bahamas

Completely rebuilt in 2008- 2009, complete down to bare metal walls with Sound proof flooring give you the extra measure of quiet ambiance and to give(particularly the lower staterooms with the drapes pulled) the possibility of a quiet lazy morning waking at 11:00 AM.

  • Completely rebuilt double size galley and Country kitchen with beautiful woods, lots of counter space, for those social activities where the owner and guest are cooking, relaxing and enjoying each other company in the galley
  • 4 Staterooms with Private VIP cabin with its own stairway under a sound proof ceiling that gives your VIP’s that extra feeling of Peace.
  • Ideal for Charter yacht operation with 4 cabins and all of the strategic design necessary for complete off shore operation and sporting activities etc. for weeks.
  • Forward Sun lounge, great Flybridge, and large aft deck give options to relax and enjoy yourself.
  • Hydraulically lowering mast for reduced bridge clearance
  • Total interior refit
  • New interior wiring
  • New A/C ducts, vents, and handlers
  • 3 new 5 ton A/C chillers
  • New 2009 Naiad digital high speed stabilizers system
  • Trac phone with wi-fi booster and Satellite TV throughout
  • All new digital A/C controllers throughout
  • Jet Drives stripped and repainted in 2010
  • $30K in spare pumps, power cords, passerelle, plumbing, soft goods, and motor and engine parts.

 

Specifications

Introduction
Rock solid, completely renewed in 2009. "Wanderlust" represents strength of construction that exceeds most all her peers.  You can not find a high performance 115 footer with modern lightweight engines that will stand the test of time of this solid reliable motor yachts! Here is a boat that does it all for well under $2 Million! Customized her to your taste and updates and enjoy do it all cruising that is unparallel in this price range! You can look at Broward’s, Burgers, Palmer Johnson’s and Benetti’s,  they are nice but they won’t come close when considering her features.  Shallow draft so you can cruise up and down the intercostal waterway from Florida to New York or cruise the Bahamas endlessly and put your boat on a sandbar by a beach for a picnic and than simply back off!  Because of her 12 cylinder MTU’s, her efficiency is close to conventional yachts when considering gallons per mile yet she can reliably cruise at 22 knots and reach top ends of 26 depending on load. Fully equipped with every conceivable equipment to be a self contained operating functional yacht. Ice chippers in cockpit for fishing, extra storage, custom built rod storage in the salon, kayaks, extra freezers, wave runners, rigged for towing smaller boats, small desk in salon for owner (everything  you need is on board) for extended Island cruising or fun extended holiday in the Bahamas Completely rebuilt in 2008- 2009, complete down to bare metal walls with Sound proof flooring give you the extra measure of quiet ambiance and to give(particularly the lower staterooms with the drapes pulled) the possibility of a quiet lazy morning waking at 11:00 AM. Completely rebuilt double size galley and Country kitchen with beautiful woods, lots of counter space, for those social activities where the owner and guest are cooking, relaxing and enjoying each other company in the galley 4 Staterooms with Private VIP cabin with its own stairway under a sound proof ceiling that gives your VIP’s that extra feeling of Peace. Ideal for Charter yacht operation with 4 cabins and all of the strategic design  necessary for complete off shore operation and sporting activities etc. for weeks. Forward Sun lounge, great Flybridge, and large aft deck give options to relax and enjoy yourself. Hydraulically lowering mast for reduced bridge clearance   "Wanderlust" was and is conceived literally to be a do it all yacht.  Built in an era when quality was King when performance was bullet proof! "Wanderlust" is a proven, reliable performer that will achieve your yachting needs more completely than any of the nearby competition with Broward, Burger, Palmer Johnson or the modern fiberglas
Key Features
Very rare opportunity to buy an incredibly refit 118' Denison.  Extremely well maintained with a one of a kind 4 stateroom layout.  High speeds and shallow draft make this the best option for cruising the Bahamas and incredible platform for charter.  Without question the absolute best package in a 118' Denison on the market today!  "Wanderlust" is sure to stand out anywhere with her contemporary styling, quality construction, and incredible performance. Denison has enjoyed a reputation for building some of the fastest and efficient Motor Yachts in the world and you will enjoy true "Pride of Ownership" when you purchase a Denison like "Wanderlust."  Unmistakably Denison has created a perfect harmony of elegance, comfort and shallow water high speed performance. Unrivaled attention to detail and extremely well designed living solutions provides the utmost in yachting tradition, safety and relaxation. Without the loss of comfort and privacy, this 4 stateroom 4 and 1/2 head layout can accommodate up to 9 guests and up to 5 crew.  A beautifully remodeled interior with a large custom country kitchen, this Denison is sure to satisfy even the most discerning guests!  A beautiful ensemble ready to cruise today. If you are in the market for the best private or charter yacht for cruising the Bahamas, Don't Let This Slip By!  She is easy to see 7 days a week. Schedule your appointment today! Recent Upgrades: Total interior refit New interior wiring New A/C ducts, vents, and handlers 3 new 5 ton A/C chillers New 2009 Naiad digital high speed stabilizers system Trac phone with wi-fi booster and Satellite TV throughout All new digital A/C controllers throughout Jet Drives stripped and repainted in 2010 $30K in spare pumps, power cords, passerelle, plumbing, soft goods, and motor and engine parts.    
Cockpit
The cockpit provides for all your water sport needs. From diving to fishing there is no better platform in this size yacht. The cockpit also features a transom door that leads to a large swim platform.   New in Cockpit 2008/2009: Ice machine Stainless Steel BBQ Refrigerator Sink 8 Storage Cabinets Deck storage 6 Rod holders Bait freezer under counter Refrigerated fish box Bait Prep table Ideal wraping Capstan Ladder access to the Flybridge Ice chipper machine for fish storage
Aft Deck
Enjoy "Al Fresco" Dining from the Aft Deck or enjoy moments of relaxing conversation with frineds.  A built in settee and accommodate 10 guests.
Salon
Impressive area, the salon extends the full width of the yacht with approximately 35' in length with plenty of headroom. A great area big enough for causal or formal entertaining. The salon is wrapped in natural wood and quilted wallpaper and soft toned fabrics that give a very warm,atmospher.  To starboard is an easy chair and a large L shaped sofa. Directly to port is a Pioneer 50" LCD Television that rises from the custom mahogany entertainment center and two easy chairs.  Carefully planned when refit the salon was fitted with hidden pull out Rod Storage Compartments on both the port and starboard side at the aft sliding doors.  Conveniently located forward and to starboard is a built in desk with file and drawer storage. An excellent area for guests to answer emails or for taking care of important business while away.
Dining
Forward is the dining table comfortably seats 10 for a great dinner with todays catch.  Immediately forward is a wet bar, ice maker & two built-in drawer refrigerators so your crew can easily prep & clean for your social needs. There is plenty of storage for china, silver and table decorations and a wine chiller.
Guest Stateroom Access
Located on the starboard side of the dining area there is a spiral staircase that accesses the master and two guest staterooms.  This Denison has a split layout with the VIP cabin accessed via a private winding staircase forward of the dining table on the port side.  An excellent layout for the utmost in privacy and comfort!
Master Stateroom
The impressive owners suite features a center-line king size berth with built-in night stands on either side. A custom cushioned headboard accented by warm mahogany ensues a rich inviting feeling. Off the foot of the bed is a 42" LCD TV so you can enjoy a lazy morning in bed or movie night. To port is a very walk-in cedar lined closet.  Outboard on the starboard side is the entrance to an expansive en-suite head.  With his and her sinks and a large Jacuzzi tub and shower. Excellent storage in the cabinets. The entire room has been completely remodeled in 2008 and easily updated.
Port Guest Stateroom
The port guest stateroom comfortably sleeps three in over/under berths outboard and a twin bed inboard. A 20" Sony Bravia flat panel TV, Clarion Stereo, and Panasonic KX-T7720 telephone are available in this cabin. The large en-suite head is forward, accented with a teak and holly sole and continued contemporary styling, and a full size stall shower.
STBD Guest Stateroom
The starboard guest stateroom sleeps two in twin berths with storage drawers below.  A Sony Bravia 20" flat panel TV, Clarion Stereo, and Panasonic KX-T7720 telephone are available in this cabin. The large en-suite head is forward, accented with a teak and holly sole and continued contemporary styling, and full size stall shower.
VIP Stateroom
The full beam VIP Stateroom, located amid-ship, is accessed via a separate companionway and features a king berth, mahogany built in desk and drawers with cedar lined walk in closet. Clarion stereo system as well as a 32" Sony Bravia TV. The en-suite head is beautifuly appointed with a marble floor, mahogony vanity, shower.
Galley
Forward of the pilothouse from the starboard side you walk into the double sized galley fit for a commercial chef and all of your friends. This fully equiped Country style kitchen offers practicality and openness with its huge island, vegetable sink, ice-maker, large amounts of storage, SS appliances, and a double basin dish sink.   There is a dinette that comfortably seats nine. The walls and cabinetry are veneered in beautiful Zebra wood, and the floors perfectly contrast in a solid, natural bamboo. This galley will be the absolute delight for any chef or an owner that loves to cook and socialize with friends. All granite counters S/S Sub Zero large side by side refrigerator/freezer Jen Air 5-burner cook top, oven/convection, microwave/convection Fisher 2-drawer dishwasher Large S/S double sink, Grohe faucet and disposal Sony 32inch flat screen (4) Garbage cans in (2) drawers
Pilothouse
Easy access from the main deck level on both the port and starboard side up three steps is the "Raised Pilot House." Easy access to the flybridge via stairs to port of the helm seat. The helm seat offers the captain a comfortable wide view and has chart storage below. The helm area was completely reupholstered and includes the following items: Nobeltec software and flatscreen new in 2007 Furuno GPS Furuno AIS Furuno 72 mile radar and 48 mile radar in flybridge Icom 602 VHF new in 2009 Simrad AP 50 pilot new in 2006 SECO bow thruster control (PTO is off port generator) B&G 20/20 depth B&G HS 2000 speed, temp & distance Naiad digital control new in 2009 Furuno 1100 epth sounder new in 2007 Pelco camera 2 views KaMeWA water jet controls (2) Kahlenberg horns with auto controls
Flybridge
Easy access from the main deck level on both the port and starboard side up three steps is the "Raised Pilot House." Easy access to the flybridge via stairs to port of the helm seat. The helm seat offers the captain a comfortable wide view and has chart storage below. The helm area was completely reupholstered and includes the following items: Nobeltec software and flatscreen new in 2007 Furuno GPS Furuno AIS Furuno 72 mile radar and 48 mile radar in flybridge Icom 602 VHF new in 2009 Simrad AP 50 pilot new in 2006 SECO bow thruster control (PTO is off port generator) B&G 20/20 depth B&G HS 2000 speed, temp & distance Naiad digital control new in 2009 Furuno 1100 epth sounder new in 2007 Pelco camera 2 views KaMeWA water jet controls (2) Kahlenberg horns with auto controls
Boat Deck
On the aft bridge deck there is a third freezer for bait and bulk food storage.   Twin Nautical Structure cranes to launch tender or toys from port or starboard side of yacht 2 four stroke 3 person Wave Runner 12ft. Caribe tender w/60 hp Yamaha Two Viking life rafts
Boat Deck
The boat deck has been very well laid out and can accomodate all the toys and tenders necessary for any guest. Twin cranes located on either side make launching easy whether your port or starboard side to.  There is a third freezer for bait and bulk food storage for extended trips also.   Twin Nautical Structure cranes to launch tender or toys from port or starboard side of yacht 2 four stroke 3 man Sea Doos 12' Caribe w/60 hp Yamaha Two Viking life rafts
Crew Quarters
Sleeps up to five with 2 full heads. Each crew bunk room has a 17" flat panel TV. There is also a full size Bosch Axxis washer/dryer.
Safety & Fire Protection
Halon automatic fire extinguisher in engine room Fire extinguishers located throughout vessel Video monitoring system for aft deck and engine room Full Coast Guard safety equipment
Engine and Mechanical
Twin diesel MTU 12V396TB94, 1960hp each, driving KaMeWa water jets Engines reported by the owner to have had W5ed in 2006/2009 Valves and injectors (rebuilt in 2009) ZF gears, model BW755 Electronic engine controls - MTU /KaMeWa (4- Stations) Racor fuel filters - main engines and generators Main engine exhaust (new 2006) 30hp hydraulic bow thruster Aqua air chilled water air conditioning system (new in 2009) 2007 Village Marine Tech Watermaker 1600GPD Primary and secondary fresh water filters Microphor sewage system with macerator and holding tanks (6) automatic bilge pumps (2) electric bilge pumps which can draw from six locations (up to 100 GPM) (2) engine room blowers   Speed/RPM/Fuel Consumption:          10 Knots = 1,000 RPM = 42 GPH= 4.5 gal/mile          23 Knots = 2,000 RPM = 160 GPH =6.9 gal/mile       
Electrical System
Two 50kw Northern Lights generators (5) 100 amp shore power cords (4)Battery chargers (12v and 24v) (2) Acme voltage regulators
Remarks
1 of only 3 competitors on the market that will come close to this performance! All others simply will not come close to speed, strength, reliability or function - shallow draft good sea boat- designed for weeks of Island hopping and is sure to stand out anywhere in the world with her flawless styling and quality construction. "Wanderlust" was and is conceived literally to be a do it all yacht.  Built in an era when quality was"King" when performance was bullet proof! "Wanderlust" is a proven, reliable performer that will achieve your yachting needs and out perform any of the near buy competition of Broward, Burger, Palmer Johnson or the modern fiberglass boats!
Disclaimer
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.