|Make: Other Make|
|Model: Stevens 56|
|Length: 56 ft. 0 in.|
|Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|Type: Ketch Sailboats|
“CARISMA” is a safe, comfortable, center cockpit blue water cruising ketch that is large enough for family, friends and guests for a day, a week, or a longer adventure. CARISMA can easily be handled by two people. With three staterooms, two heads, and a large spacious cockpit, CARISMA has exceptional space for entertaining, privacy, and family members to have their own spaces.
Amenities include large, custom built refrigerator and freezer, solar power, 11Kw Westerbeke generator, 3 zone air conditioning, water maker, washer/dryer and extensive electronics. CARISMA has received a major refit in 2012 and is in like-new condition. The refit included completely rebuilt Perkins diesel engine - approx. 474 hours, new aluminum fuel and water tanks. All critical 12 volt and 110 volt systems were replaced. New main salon with modern furniture, and much more! CARISMA is now properly outfitted for world cruising or a great live aboard.
The Nautical Development Corp, Stevens 56 is known for a rock-solid thick fiberglass hull, sea-kindliness, and good steady sailing ability. Interior is beautiful teak and spacious. Plenty of above-deck space, many opening hatches and ports. Plus, large water and fuel tanks for extended cruising, and a sturdy rig. She was designed by the well-known naval architect Steve Seaton. CARISMA is an incredible value for the money! Well-founded and impeccably maintained fifty-six-foot sailing home now made available by her knowledgeable owner!
Refit is well documented with spreadsheet records of all spares and an inventory of the storage spaces. After refit owners plans have changed to the benefit of the new owner!
Summary of Equipment Replacement/Upgrade Dates on Carisma