• Boat viewings by appointment only.
  • Junction Lock, Cumberland Basin, Bristol, BS1 6XL
  • +44 0117 9304891
  • Boat viewings by appointment only.
  • Junction Lock, Cumberland Basin, Bristol, BS1 6XL
  • +44 0117 9304891

De-Groot Motor Sailor / Liveaboard

Length (ft)
Beam (ft)
Draught (ft)
Hull material
2006 approx
Fuel type

De Groot

New Listing! Immediately available. This 48ft Motor cruiser or potentially “Motor Ketch) currently offers accommodation across three cabins. She is functional despite still requiring finishing should her would be owner wishes to set sail or contemplate Blue water cruising. Her cummins diesel makes for easy handling at a comfortable 7/8knots. Master cabin aft with ensuite, large & spacious saloon & forward cabin with V-berth & ensuite. 12 & 24 volt systems & vessel has a Boat safety certificate to comply with CRT requirements. Part exchange welcome.


Length – 14m (48ft’)

Beam – 4.06m (13′)

Draft – 1.06 (5’6″)

Hull plate thickness: 5mm

Superstructure & deck plate thickness: 4mm

Floor frame spacings: 500mm

Total height from keel to superstructure: 4.35 m

Freeboard: 1.25m

Forecabin height: 1.90m

Wheelhouse height: 1.95m

Aft cabin height: 1.75m

Approx weight: 18000.00kg


Cummins 6 cylinder Diesel with Newage V-drive gearbox. 20 Hours total. Flexible coupling.

Hydraulic steering from twin helm stations.

Borgwarner Reverse Transmission.

New prop shaft & Propellor new in 2018.

Engineroom Blowers.

Vetus bow thruster also fitted in 2018.

All new twin Vetus 2station hydraulic steering with Vetus hydraulic autopilot pump controlled by Raytheon autopilot.

Keel Cooling.

Auto fire extinguisher.

24 Volt anchor winch & anchors.

Large water heater with electric heater and engine heater.

10X Sealed gel batteries all linked to 50amp 24 volt generator or to solar panels (Not Fitted).

2X Large engine starter batteries.

Chart Plotter featuring depth and wind speed.

NASA’s Marine battery monitor.

2X AIS Radar.

VHF Radio.

Morse Engine controls.

Gas Alarm.

Blown air diesel heating system.

New Cooker.

New Fridge.


DAB Music system.

2 LCD TV’s.

All new upholstery.

Two heads & Showers with holding tanks (Stainless Steel).

Long range stainless steel fuel and water tanks.

Deep sea seal and cutlass bearings fitted new 2018.

2X Masts.

2X Roller Furlings.

2X Heavy duty winches.

All mast and deck fittings included.





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