Hinckley Souwester 70 Pilothouse Ketch 1998

Price US $1,765,000

US $1,765,000
Short Marine is proud to present "SEE ADLER", a beautiful Hinckley Souwester 70 center cockpit enclosed pilothouse ketch with teak decks and hydraulic stoway main and mizzen masts. Her first-class varnished raisec panel cheny interior with all the amenities, sleeps 8 in comfort and features salon areas in the pilothouse as well as below decks. Built for a very knowledgeable sailing family, she has been thoughtfully appointed in classic style with all the amenities (plus more) and provides the wonderful sailing!! and cruising!! exoerience for which Hincklevs are famous.

Call Arnaud Meunier on +61415559948 to discuss this opportunity further.


o Hull: Hand laid, balsa-core sandwich construction with vinylester resin and Kevlar/E-glass on inner and outer skins.
o Deck: Infusion molded, balsa-core sandwich construction with vinylester resin and Kevlar/E-glass on inner and outer skins.
o Bilge areas - White gelcoat finished
o Wooden plugs in all seacocks


Robertson AP300 autopilot (2 cylinders) with K VH gyro-rate compass and main panel at NA V station and remote control, . Northstar 951 XO differentia GPS with 112 sensor and interfaced to computer, autopilot, plotter, Ockam instruments an radar, . Raytheon
C/70 GPS/Chartplotter. Raytheon R40XX Radar (Nav station) also displays chartplotter - 4-kw antenna on mizzen mast. SEA 23
5 SSB with A T-120 tuner with remote and insulated backstay. Tcom 127 VHF w_ith DSC -(hailer abd fog speaker on mizzen mast) Nav station Standard Horizon GX2355S VHF
. Satellite phone system with fax capabilities - Trane and Trane TT 3_064A Mini AT system. Panasonic KX-TG23-86 cordless 900-mhz phone/answer machine-Nav Station


o Teak decks, cabintop and cockpit - with teak deck strip under anchor chains
o Stainless steel stemhead with two (2) bow rollers
o Stainless steel bow pulpit - with custom teak seat
o Stainless steel stern pushpit - top and bottom removable bars at gate
o Stainless steel stanchions and lifelines
o (6) Hull ports and ( 14) house ports - Opening portlights throughout
o Tinted (Light gray) hatches on house and cabin tops - flush hatches on the forward deck
o Deck prisms - (5) Rectangular and (4) round
o Custom teak handrails port and starboard
o 24-volt outlet in fwd dorade box with anchor light fitting
o Raised toe rail with varnished teak cap integrated and integrated mooring chocks
o (6) Rondal dorade 6" ventilators with stainless steel dorade guards and Rondal cowl vent closures
o Custom crew's deck hatch - Has a folding, removable dodger and custom dorade box/spray guard
o Custom deck lockers for fuel fills
o Foredeck locker (with forepeak cowl vent and deck plate) storage for: (2) 80 cu/ft dive tanks
o Custom aft starboard deck locker tor shore power connections
o Lazarette (with custom cowl vent and water trap) provides dedicated storage stem anchor and rode, parachute anchor and rode and drogue


o Edson custom 30" pedestal with wheel steering
o Destroyer-type stainless steel wheel with teak rim and custom ebony stripe inlay and custom rim weather cover
o Recessed helm step
o Varnished teak cockpit coamings have custom inlay and stainless steel trimmed winch pockets
o 24-volt outlet in cockpit coaming
o Custom locker/cooler for drinks
o Cockpit radar and computer screens angled toward helmsman
o Custom exterior ring for telephone system
o Custom stainless steel guard on cockpit portlight
o Opening portlight between cockpit and navigation station
o Cockpit seat locker lids have stainless steel gas lift assist
o The lazarette and cockpit utility lockers have shelves built-in to provide more efficient storage areas.
o Primary sheet hydraulic winch button with customized stainless steel covers near helmsman
o Push button cockpit controls

The Hinckley 70 has an all teak cockpit that is well laid out for short-handed sailing. Hydraulic genoa winches are within easy reach of the helmsman so the boat can be tacked single-handed if necessary. The cockpit dodger offers excellent protection, and visibility is unobscured from he helm. Sailing instruments are built into the forward coaming above the companionway.

o Starboard cockpit panel has tachometer, alarm panel, start and stop buttons and remote computer screen.
o Pedestal mounted custom compass.
o Port cockpit panel has VHF, autopilot control, Simrad IS-15 remote, Ockam control buttons, Fireboy remote, fog horn and bilge alarm lights.
o Cockpit table - Custom teak fixed with teak foot brace and fold-down forward end. Top has ebony stripe inlay around perimeter and lift-out accesses custom mug rack.
o Dodger - Windowed forward and sides and aft elkhide covered grab bar
o Bimini - fold-down, removable - zips to dodger
o Custom boom mounted dining lights with dimmer
o (All awnings are Sunbrella Tan and made by A&F Sails in Antigua)
o Lunch awning - side curtains with 2 poles
- zips to dodger
o Foredeck awning with spreader bar
o Middle (main) awning
o Aft deck awning with spreader bar
o Cockpit cushions - with bolt rope holders recessed into coaming


The enclosed pilothouse features large thermo-pane with low E-coating and light grey-tinted windows forward and outboard. And aft is a custom retractable window with screen to the cockpit. There are four-opening rooftop hatches.
The open-layout has a raised Salon with a U-shaped dinette to port and a custom liquor bar/work area to starboard.
Gloss van1ished companionway steps include nonskid particles steps aft lead to the cockpit and forwar·d lead to tile forward living accommodations below. That include the Main Salon. Galley. Work Area and Aft Master Cabin. Guest cabins and Crews Quarters

o Custom Sapele mahogany pilothouse table with custom table top and electric up/down pedestal with removable center leaves, which store inside table.
o Custom liquor bar has a Jupirano Columbo stone countertop and includes drawers, ice chest, glass storage and bottle storage.
o Custom built-in cherry flower pot vase on shelf above bar
o Custom wine bottle storage rack in custom aft locker.


The interior is finished with first quality hand-sawn cherry and satin-varnish is used throughout with raised paneling, custom detailing and in most areas, white V-grooved overheads with custom detailed beams. Arched top, solid cherry, raised panel passage doors and solid maple dovetail drawer boxes with cherry raised panel fronts, and wooden slat air conditioning/heat ducts in all cabins except salon and pilothouse. Gloss varnished teak and holly sole with Toast Sunbrella cabin sole cover. Heads and Crew cabin are painted white with varnished cherry doors, vanity, drawer fronts and trim details and the showers are finished in Antique White Formica. Crew cabin has varnished cherry hull ceilings.

o Reverse-cycle heat/air conditioning with digital controller
o Espar heater - includes zone system and on/off switch at panel
o All deck hatches have Skyscreens.
o Track curtains for ports.
o Custom hull port inserts - exterior to match topsides, interior to match interior curtains.
o Throw pillows
o Fitted sheets and Lee cloths for all bunks
o Edelmissing coating on all fixtures and opening portlights.
o Storage space is enhanced with opening steps where possible.
o Kroon bascule bolts hold passage doors open and ajar.
o Custom sole storage hatches include custom vegetable bin.
o Extensive machinery noise insulation.
o Automatic lights in hanging lockers, refrigerator and freezer.
o Extra 110-volt outlets in cabin and below toe recess in galley and bar.
o Golden rod heaters in hanging lockers and linen lockers
o Owner's gun locker
o Aft Master Cabin
o 2 Guest Cabins
o Crew Cabin
o 4 Heads - four heads and three showers, one shared
o 2 Salons - Main salon and Pilothouse salon
o Galley
o Nav Station

Entertainment Systems:
Includes (5) five Stereo receiver systems, (2) Satellite TV systems, VCR player and DVD:

o Alpine CDA-9815 AM/FM, XM ready CD receiver (Main salon):
o (2) Alpine CHA-1204 CD changers
o (2) Alpine MRH-F254 amplifiers
o Speakers include:
o ADS 325IM speakers in main salon, galley and cockpit
o Sonance GR8 speakers in pilothouse
o Bose speakers in forward dorade box with volume control
o Sonance VC-51 volume controls for cockpit, dorade, main salon and pilothouse
o (2) Xantech infra-red remotes for main salon and cockpit
o Alpine COE 7826 AM/FM stereo receiver (Crews Qrtrs, Guest Cabins and Aft Master Cabin):
o ADS 325IM speakers
o ASI Sonance switches to switch speaker from stereo to TV - Aft cabin, Main salon and Stbd Guest cabin.
o KVH Track Vision G4 satellite TV system with (2) two RCA receivers: Aft-cabin and Main Salon
o Hitachi 17" flat-screen TV - Main Salon
o Hitachi 15" flat-screen TV - Aft Cabin
o Alpine OVA 7996 AM/FM receiver/DVD Player - Main Salon
o Audiovox VCR player
o Separate sound speakers


Living Quarters Plan

o AFT OWNER'S CABIN: Full-width and has an ensuite private Owner's Head with ?ep9rate shower that is forward to port.
o WORK AREA: From the Aft Cabin forward starboard is a companionway to the Work Area that has a hidden washer/dryer and work bench space outboard and access to the engine room inboard.
o NAV STATION:· Forward of the Work Area is the full sit-down Nav Station.
o PILOTHOUSE: Up companionway steps inboard/forward is the Pilothouse area with access to the cockpit or the forward accommodations.
o MAIN CABIN: Down companionway steps forward is the full-width Main Cabin area with the U-shaped Dining Salon starboard and full U-shaped Galley to port.
o GUEST ACCOMMODATIONS: Forward next are the Port and Starboard Guest Cabins that each sleep two. Starboard cabin has a double berth while the port cabin has a
settee/single berth and a hinge-down upper berth. Each guest cabin has its own private head forward with a shared shower between.
o CREWS QUARTERS: Forward most with upper and lower single berths starboard and a head with shower offset forward port. Waterproof aft bulkhead with stainless steel ladder to separate access deck hatch.

The full-width Master Stateroom has an ensuite Master Head:
This Stateroom features a centerline double berth with custom marquetry on aft bulkhead/headboard.
o There is an upholstered circular seat starboard and a forward center vanity with drawers on each side, pivoting stool and hidden vanity mirror.
o Plenty of storage is available in partitioned cedar-lined hanging lockers and in various lockers, drawers, alcoves, etc. Throughout the cabin, including in a hidden Owner's safe with flex light.
o Dome and spot lighting in the white-coved ceiling and alcoves
o Opening portlights with curtains and overhead hatches.
o Custom nav display in the forward overhead bulkhead.
o Custom wood slat AC/heat duct and Hella fans
o Entertainment systems are also in the aft cabin.

Master Head is forward to port and includes a separate shower. Features include:
o Cherry vanity and Bisque Corian countertop with molded sink and Jado diamond finished brass fixtures and Grohe soap dispensers.
o Over the vanity is: Roby lighting, large mirror with flush medicine cabinet below, and a mounted custom 3X magnifying mirror
o Fixture matching towel bars
o Fiberglass shower has Jado Diamond finished brass fixtures including fixed/telephone-style shower head, exhaust fan and a teak grate.
o Vacu-flush marine toilet plumbed to holding tank
o Dome and spot lighting, (2) 110-volt outlets, opening ports, overhead hatch, and vent fan.

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Starboard forward from the Aft Cabin is a passageway to the Nav Station that includes a work area outboard and access to the engine room inboard. This area is
South Pacific
Tahiti, French Polynesia
Family, Leisure, Cruising
70' 3" - 21.41m
2.3m Min / 5.3m Max
Hull Material

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Short Marine QLD

Factory 1 247 Bayview Street Runaway Bay QLD

Factory 1 247 Bayview Street Runaway Bay QLD

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