DESTINY IS THE NEWEST BRISTOL FROM THE FACTORY YOU WILL EVER BE ABLE TO PURCHASE!
INCLUDING BRAND NEW DOYLE SAILS:
STOWAY MAIN W/VERTICAL BATTENS and
135% RF GENOA
DESTINY is the newest and last boat finished at Bristol Yachts of Bristol. Rhode Island. She is an aft cockpit model of the popular keel/centerboard Bristol 47.7 designed by Dieter Empacher and beautifully built by Bristol Yacht. These fine yachts are well respected for their quality of construction, exquisite joinery, shoal draft and sailing performance. DESTINY is being offered for sail by her knowledgeable owners who purchased her in 2007 from the original owner. She has had excellent care and has been very well maintained. DESTINY is well equipped and ready for comfortable and safe extended offshore cruising, at anchor or dockside living.
DESTINY has cherry joinery with custom raised panel construction with excellent head room throughout. You enjoy the light and airy interior created by 13 SS opening ports (4-large, 9-medium), 5 SS deck hatches all with screens and 4 SS Cowl Ventilators.(plus one large SS deck hatch for access to the "bosun's" locker on foredeck). Excellent storage throughout in hanging lockers, cabinets and drawers. Solid freshly varnished teak and holly cabin sole throughout the interior.
The master stateroom is forward with queen size double bed to port. Custom mattresses with firm foam below and softer foam and then pillow type topper for added comfort two sets of custom fitted sheets and pillow cases, mattress covers, and down comforters. There is a small settee to starboard. This cabin has two hatches for additional fresh air. Hanging lockers are cedar lined. The two Hella fans are custom installed for easy removal. B&G repeater instrument installed to read depth, and wind speed. Also switches to turn off anchor light, turn deck lights on and off, and control the stereo. All ports have curtains.
The master head is spacious and well equipped. Groco toilet with holding tank; separated shower stall with built-in seat and temperature controlled shower.
The salon has a U-shaped dinette to port that easily converts into a double bed. The centerline drop leaf table accommodates eight with cutlery and bottle storage inside. Full length settee to starboard. Both settees have storage below and behind with shelf and storage cabinets outboard. The salon upholstery renewed in 2015. The keel stepped mast has a custom staved cherry cover. The dorade boxes have custom cherry frames with inserts below to close them off. The salon has flat panel TV on a "swing-out" bracket mounted to starboard for easy viewing from the port side dinette and galley. Stereo system and 10 disc CD player with four speakers in the salon, two in the master stateroom, and two in the cockpit.
The large U-shaped galley is to port with top and front loading refrigerator, propane stove w/ oven and microwave are outboard, the double S/S sinks midship. A custom cabinet is over the midship counter-top to provide additional storage for dishes, custom mounted paper towel rack, and is under lit. The large top loading freezer is to starboard. Granite counter tops on galley, fore and aft head compartments.
The aft facing navigation station and chart table are to starboard, just forward of the guest head compartment. The chart table lid can be leveled and used as additional galley counter-top space. Full Bass electric panel outboard with flush mounted electronics above the nav table.
The specially designed companionway stairs to the cockpit lift up to expose the generator with gas cylinders to hold them up. There is hinged storage space under the steps. To port of the companionway stairs case is the guest cabin with double bed, two opening ports, drawers, and hanging locker.
The autopilot with special Mamba rack & pinion steering system that will steer in all conditions.
Garmin GPSmap 4208 GPS Plotter, Radar
Standard Horizon Matrix AIS+ GX 2150 VHF Integrated with Garmin Plotter
B&G Hydra 2 Repeater
Xantrex System Control Panel
Opposite the Nav Station there is an engine panel with full gauges, i.e. Tack, Oil Pressure, Temperature, Two Volt Mtrs. and Hour Meter (1,871.8)
Perkins 4-236 85hp diesel engine (1872 Hrs) with Hurth Transmission, Aqua Drive and PYI Dripless shaft seal. Auto/Manual Haylon fire extinguisher/alarm system in engine room.
Dual 110V, 30 Amp shore power service with 50' shore power cords.
Sloop rig keel stepped double spreader electric Hood Stoway mast with rod rigging and over sized Selden Furlex roller furling, electric primary and outhaul winches.
Mast height is 64' 8" plus antennas, lights & AWI
500 Main Street
Dunedin, FL 34698