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Freedom 40' 1979

Freedom 40' 1979
Stock #: YS180007

Make: Freedom
Model: Sail
Model Type: Ketch
Year: 1979
Length: 40'
Beam: 12'
Draft: 4' 5" to 10'
Weight: 24,000 lbs
Engine:  Single Perkins  
Fuel Type: Diesel
Fuel Tankage: 80 gal
Water Tankage: 200 gal
Holding Tankage: 40 gal
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Location: Key West, FL
Stock #: YS180007
Note: Insurance Salvage
Call: 401-732-6300

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  General Condition
The Freedom 40' is a Cat Ketch classic centerboard yacht Hoyt/Herreshoff design. She is a blue water cruiser. Fiberglass decks, little rigging to be concerned with. The interior is well-suited for a live a board or for extended cruising. This vessel is very stable and seaworthy and known for their stout construction and roomy interior.
  Actual Condition
It is reported that storm damage from Hurricane Irma included:
  • The portside of the vessel's hull has multiple scratches and gouges.
  • The portside amidships deck hatch is missing its glass.
  • Both wooden wishbones are fractured in several places.
  • Both sails are damaged and torn.
  • The bow pulpit is fractured off and has deteriorated core material (long term).
  • The push pit has damage to its port side.
  • The vessels stem has gouging, scratching and abrasions.
  • The forward deck hatch is scratched.
  • The bow rail is bent. The stanchions on both side of the vessel are bent.
  • The starboard upper lifeline is damaged.
  • No evidence of flooding was sighted.
  • The vessels engine was started momentarily but condition is unknown.
  • The stern rail mounted grill is missing its top and inside pieces.
  • Some of the teak trim on deck is damaged. Please inspect carefully before making an offer.
  •   Equipment
    A trailer is not included in this sale.
    Please read Motors and Machinery Disclaimer.
      Motors and Machinery Disclaimer
    No statement of condition can be made regarding motors, engines or machinery, whatsoever. A photo may appear of the engine compartment and machinery, but it is entirely the buyers responsibility to inspect and determine their actual condition.

    * On occasion we receive unverified information regarding mechanical condition.
    Nationwide transportation is available through
    Custom Cradles and shipment to port for overseas transport also supplied. Call Robert or Brian at (508) 478-0200 for logistics and quotes.


      Contact Information
    Broker: Mike Costa @ (401) 732-6300.

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    Buyer Premium Fee
    6% of Sale Price
    Title and Documentation Transfer Preparation and archive record keeping  $      95.00
    Reproduction of lost documents or other search
    *With a minimum prepay of $95.00
     $      65.00 per hour
    Wire Transfer Fee (inside USA)  $      30.00
    Wire Transfer Fee (outside USA)  $      40.00
    5 days free storage after winning bid is accepted, buyers responsibility thereafter.
    Do not assume accessories or equipment for this vessel may be in storage. This vessel is being sold as seen. Bid for this boat according to what she has when you view her.

    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 investigate such details as the buyer desires validated.  This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

    All Marine products be they owned or brokered by Certified Sales, Inc. or its associates, are sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS, NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.  NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS WHAT-SO-EVER.  No verbal agreements can be applied to the sale of this marine product.

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