Commercial Business for sale.Established traditional schooner with a very fine reputation and strong customer base.Financials available to qualified very interested parties.Turn key operation located in the heart of Penobscot Bay.
Heritage is in remarkable good condition and kept up to the highest standards by Captains Douglas and Linda Lee.She is solidly built of the finest timbers and looks like a new boat when you pull her floorboards and look at her frames and planking and keel bolts.
She has been a fixture along the Maine coast for decades and represents one of the finest examples of traditional Maine shipbuilding available on the market today. The Heritage was a constructed as a commercial venture to be used as a cruise schooner in the Maine Windjammer Fleet. She boasts nearly 5000 sq. ft. of sail and weighs 165 long tons, including 20 long tons of outside lead ballast carried on the keel and another 13 tons of lead inside trim ballast. She comes equipped with a current COI, full electronics package, 2 pulling boats, full complement of sails, overnight accommodations for 30 and on deck accommodations for 60 day passengers.
A survey is available upon request.
The owners have just rebuilt TAMD31B Volvo Penta Marine Diesel installed and running in the yawl boat. This is a virtually new installation with a rebuilt Borg Warner transmission and a 3:1 reduction gear. New exhaust system, overhauled propeller as well as everything else. The engine is rated at 129 HP.
They have purchased 1020 meters of new Oceanus sail cloth for a new mainsail, foresail and fore staysail.
New Nat Wilson Oceanus Main,main topsail and jib top sail as well as new 3/4 " working anchor chain and 1' storm anchor chain,new polydacron running rigging.The owners continue to keep their standards way beyond the Coast Guard requirements.
We invite you to come and inspect her now or sail her in late spring.
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