"Sweet Escapes II" is one of the few and finest Grand Banks Aleutian Series 64RP on the market. She is packaged with very desirable Caterpillar 3406 800hp engines with recent services done in 2016. Her approx. 20ft. beam offers the volume of yachts much larger in size. She handles easy for the cruising couple and offers great cruising range with her 2200 gallon fuel capacity.
This is a rare opportunity to purchase one of the finest cruising yachts on the water.
Upgrades & Features
(4) New Garmin's 7616 x SV (Flybridge & Pilothouse)
Garmin 4 kW Radar
Garmin 7616 Depth
KVH HD7 Direct TV
New Samsung TV's
Inverter 4000 Watt
Voltage Boosters 40 Amp – Charles C-Power Isoboost
Parker Fuel Polishing System
New décor in 2015
Custom Glass locker in GalleyCustom Hunter Douglas 3/4" blinds
Hand-held remote for electric controls
Custom mattresses in all staterooms
Blackwater Treatment Plant by Headhunter
Hammerhead Fresh Water Pump 24V 50psi with Groco Accumulator tank
New cushions and covers – Exterior (2015)
New washer/dryer (2015)
Boarding "Sweet Escapes II" from midship you walk aft through walk-around side decks to a large Aft Deck with covered overhead with a large settee.
Going forward from Aft Deck through double sliding doors you enter the ample salon with large windows all around, offering spectacular views from the L-shape sofa, settee and complimenting barrel chairs to starboard, with a custom matching Teak coffee table in the middle of the Salon.
Going forward and up several steps, you enter the open Galley/Pilothouse arrangement with U-shaped Galley countertops. The Galley is also partially open to the Salon as well. The Galley features the finest appliances; a recessed cooktop, large microwave/convection oven, dishwasher and double sink with a trash compactor.
The Pilothouse has a Stidd Admiral Helm seat with a custom settee to port with drop-down settee and leafs in the settee table that can be removed for easy access passageway.
The Owner and Guest Staterooms are accessed from the starboard side of the Pilothouse and down a staircase. The Forward VIP Staterooms offer an Island Queen berth with drawers, a closet and an en-suite head, which was custom designed for a Jacuzzi tub.
The second Guest Stateroom is on the port side with a large single berth, drawers and hanging locker.
The Master Stateroom is aft and full-beam with a King berth with six drawers, port and starboard, walk-in cedar-lined closet with 3 hanging rods. The Master Head offers a second egress for the Master and Guest Staterooms.
The Flybridge is accessed form the Pilothouse and Aft Deck, she offers excellent seating for a large party and the helm features two matching Stidd chairs.
Engine room access via Lazarette
Molded steps to swim platform with doors
Stairs to Flybridge, stainless steel with teak steps
The Main Salon features an entertainment center on the starboard side which houses TV, an L-shaped settee with storage, 2 barrel chairs and a custom teak coffee table.
The Galley features all upgraded appliances, double catches on all locker doors and a custom inboard glass locker. The Galley layout was custom designed for the yacht using the finest appliances available.
(2) Sub-Zero Refrigerators – (4 drawers total)
Thermado Microwave convection oven
In-Sinkerator Garbage disposal
KitchenAid Trash compactor
Fisher Paykel Dishwasher
Franke Stainless Steel sink
Hot water heater at Galley sink
Locker, overhead, teak
Dish locker with adjustable shelves, teak
Drawers with guide and stops
Exhaust blower, 24 volt
There is a dinette with a teak table and inlaid tabletop on the port side of the pilothouse with a flip-down dinette seat to allow for a passageway through the port side deck. There are two sliding doors;
one to port and one to starboard to create this custom passageway. The Stidd seat is a Series
500-200 low back, upholstered in Sand Ultra-leather with cup holders on the right side, teak footrests
and one pair of hubs
Alarm panel, engine temperature, oil pressure and bilge, loss of cooling water
Bow thruster controls
Compass with light
Dinette, raised with teak table and settee - Custom designed to have aft leaf of table and seat drop for easy access to optional port side Freeman door
Engine start/stop controls
Gear and throttle controls, electronic
Helm seat, STIDD, adjustable and swivel
Rudder angle indicator
Steering wheel, teak with teak rim
Teak rails and hand grips
Simrad AP70 Autopilot
ITT Jabsco Searchlight
Simrad IS15 Compass digital
Tank Sentry Gauge for water, grey water and black water
VDO Rudder Angle Indicator
Electronics & Entertainment - NEW 2015
Garmin 7616XSV Quad Display System (2 units at each station)
Garmin GMR424XHD 4kW, 72nm, 4' Open Array Radar
Garmin Transducer tied into 7616s for Depth
Garmin Sirius Satellite Weather System
NMEA 2000, 0183 & Ethernet interfacing
KVH HD7 High Definition DirecTV Satellite System
KVH HD7 Dummy Dome (for symmetry)
DirecTV HD Satellite Receiver in Salon
(2) Additional DirecTV Receivers
Video interfacing with 4xGarmin Displays
Hailer PA Horn
2x Galaxy 17.5 VHF Antennas
ICOM M506 NMEA 2000 AIS VHF Radio with remote mic
(4) LED Samsung TV's (New)
The Master Stateroom is located aft featuring a King berth with upgraded 9.5" mattress, reading lamps, hanging lockers and drawers for ample storage. There are bookshelves to both port and starboard sides of the bureau.
The Master Head features a large Roma steam shower with teak-slatted seating and a tempered glass enclosure that seals for maximum steam containment. There are two adjustable shower sprays and a digital timer. The steam shower has a fiberglass ceiling and ceramic tile floor.
VIP Stateroom / Forward
The Forward VIP Stateroom features an Island Queen berth, storage below, hanging lockers to both port and starboard and plenty of drawers for ample storage.
The VIP Head is a total custom design and features a large off-white Jacuzzi tub with shower head
and a tempered glass partition. There is a small vanity with pencil drawer and a mirror.
Guest Stateroom and Head / Port
The Guest Stateroom is amidship and features an enlarged single berth, hanging locker and plenty of drawers for additional storage. En-suite head and shower.
The Flybridge features 2 custom Stidd helm chairs with low backs upholstered in Almond Ultra-leather and cup holders (right side). There is an electric grill and an icemaker/refrigerator as well as a freshwater wash-down. The stainless steel rails extend to the full-length of the deck overhangs going forward for maximum safety and storage-ability. A custom drawer is built into the control station between the helm chairs. Forward of the Flybridge chart case is a sliding door to house loose VHF radios, cell phone, etc. with electrical outlets and trash can.
Alarm panel, engine temperature, oil pressure and bilge, loss of cooling water
Bow thruster controls
Davit, electro-hydraulic 1000-lb with hydraulic rotation, 24 volt control
Icemaker, fridge, sink and JennAire BBQ grill
2002 11' Boston Whaler 120 tender with Mercury 40hp outboard
(2) Settees, molded fiberglass with tables and cushions with storage
Flybridge lights recessed in radar arch
Fresh water system pressurized with 24V pump and accumulator tank
Heavy duty battery isolators/switches
Indicator lights, bilge, fresh water pump, generator running, E/R light, water in fuel filter
Shore power, Glendenning Cablemaster 24 Volt DC for 220V 100 amp 60Hz at stern Spare breakers, four AC and 10 DC SSB radio ground screen
Windshield wipers, three with washers and speed control/self-parking features
Air horn, dual trumpet, Kahlenberg, 24V
Anchor platform, fiberglass with pulpit, dual GB style anchor rollers
Engine room vents, Delta T demister and engine room air management system, automatic fire dampers
Portuguese bridge with access door
Foredeck settee, molded with storage under
Swim ladder, recessed into swim platform
Textaline covers for pilothouse windows
Transom retractable shower, hot and cold
100Amp Glendenning Shower Power 75' long
(2) 50Amp Shore cords in Bow
Bulkheads, structural composite, three (3) watertight
Gel-coated fiberglass with cross-linked PVC core on Deckhouse & Bridge
Hydrex resin skin coat on hull construction
Rub rail, integral molded with stainless steel rubbing strip
Engine & Mechanical Equipment
The Engine Room features twin 800hp Caterpillar engines with 1,000 hour service and 2,100 hours (July 2017) (2) 20kW Westerbeke 20-BED-614 generators with sound shields. The fuel tanks are located in the hull and there is a platform to accommodate a toolbox forward of the port engine.
There is an aft port storage locker in the Lazarette along with numerous storage cabinets built throughout this area, washer & dryer, and a workbench. Cameras serve as eyes to the Engine Room from the Pilothouse.
Air conditioning, Chilled water with reverse cycle and individual stateroom control - Total capacity = 96,000 BTUs
Naiad stabilizers (Model 254) with 9 sq. ft. fins
Aquadrive shaft couplings
Bow thruster, hydraulic integrated with Naiad system
Drip pans under engines
Engine raw water intake
Engine room access soft patch from saloon
Engine room sound insulation
Engine room start/stop controls for both engines
Fire extinguisher, FM200 with engine shut downs, damper controls and override control
Fuel manifold system with transfer pump
Fuel tanks, five FRP with fire retardant resin
Holding tanks with 24V macerator pumps
Water/gas separator installed on generator's exhaust system
Village Marine Watermaker (800 GPD) with fresh water flush and remote panel (needs servicing)
Maxwell 3500 windlass with remotes
Bruce Anchor 60kg with 250' 3/8" chain
CQR 60lb. with 30’ of chain and 150' 5/8" nylon rode
Dual Racor fuel filter
Twin Disc Transmission 2.6:1 ratio
34" Nibral props
2.75 Stainless steel shaft
Mastervolt charge master
IVO Smart charger
Trace Battery charger
Utility Area / Workroom
The Utility Area / Workroom have a separate entrance and feature a full size side-by-side washer and dryer as well as a custom wine cooler. There is a large GE freezer and a utility sink with hot & cold water as well as shelves and cabinets for storage in the laundry area (including storage for a table and 4 chairs on the port side).
"SWEET ESCAPES II" is a very nice, well-equipped and cared for Grand Banks Aleutian Series cruiser. In the past few years, almost every system has been upgraded or serviced. She is priced to sell and easy to show!