Ancasta are acting as brokers for the vendor who is not selling in the course of business unless otherwise stated. These details are prepared from information provided by the vendor and are intended only as a guide to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed and they do not constitute part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and to have the vessel fully surveyed by a qualified marine surveyor. Details are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Ancasta brokerages. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice. Please Note: where the vessel’s status shows as “Preliminary”, details of the vessel have not yet been confirmed by the Vendor.
- Make FLEMING
- Model 55
- Year 2000
- LOA 55ft/17m
- Class Semi-Displacement
- Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
- Engine Twin Diesel
- Drive Shaft Drives
- Layout Flybridge
- Berths 7
- Cabins 3
- Ancasta Ref 42307
- Name Bandida
OverviewThe Fleming 55 is a truly aspirational motor yacht that carries the provenance of superior build quality, high end production and sea keeping ability like no other. First introduced in 1986 the design and style have always remained distinct and renowned, making the Fleming 55 a show piece in any marina.
The detail given to the interior carpentry and finishing gives a warmth and luxury normally felt on a superyacht, the saloon area is surrounded by windows giving it a light and open feel, linking to the well equipped galley this is the perfect entertainment space for you and your guests. Below deck is access to three cabins, comprising of a full statesman cabin with ensuite, second guest cabin with twin berth layout and a third bunk set up which could also be utilised as a storage room, to starboard there is a day heads with separate shower and wc.
The raised wheelhouse is a wonderful place for the pilot and guests to be, a pivoted windscreen and raised position over the forward deck and bow give exceptional visibility. Sliding doors to both sides provide easy access to the side decks whilst internal stairs give direct access to the flybridge.
Fitted with twin Caterpillar 3208 TA. 435HP diesel engines and coupled with the anti vibration Aquadrive system she cruises quietly and economically, with the benefit of Niaid stabilization system that gives an easy ride in all sea states.
Please see the sales particulars for the detailed breakdown of the boats inventory and specification. To note the vessel is UK VAT paid and is Part 1 registered
Hull number 98
Flybridge cruiser, designed by naval architects Larry Drake & Associates and built by Fleming Yachts in 2000, at their Tung Hwa yard in Taiwan.
GRP hull, deck and superstructure.
Hull is constructed of 13 Layers fiberglass mat with blister resistant epoxy.
Teak to swimming platform, cockpit and decks
Niaid stabilizer system (lateral roll reduction system)
Last antifouled - October 2022
Length: 16.90 (55.45ft)
Beam: 4.88m (16.00ft)
Draft: 1.52m (5.00ft)
ALL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE
AccommodationSLEEPS SEVEN IN THREE CABIN LAYOUT
Enclosed and extremely spacious teak cockpit with teak capping rail & custom leather fender holders. Throttle station with bow thruster to starboard, transom shower, extended teak bathing platform with snap davits, shore power inlet, rod holders, ladder style steps to flybridge, double entrance hatches to lazarette and for engine room. Throttle station to starboard, sliding doors to Saloon..
Double sliding doors from cockpit to fully carpeted saloon with teak sole boards. Centre teak grab handle. ‘L’ shape seating area to port seating up to six people with adjustable teak coffee/dining wood table. Teak cabinetry to starboard with generous storage and recessed strip lighting, 230v plugs, wall mounted lamps with shades, LED spotlights, speakers, 32” Samsung TV, reverse cycle air conditioning, heating, six sliding windows with Venetian blinds.
‘U’ shape galley to port with teak flooring & white composite worktops with twin s/s sink including hot & cold water and waste disposal. Appliances include a Kenwood American-style fridge/freezer to starboard, Kenyon 3-burner electric hob, Credaplan fan oven/grill & Panasonic microwave. Lots of built in storage including waste bin cupboard & dumbwaiter to flybridge. Cruisair Air Con control panel & intercom unit mounted.
Stairs down to cabin with step strip lighting & varnished handrail.
THIRD GUEST CABIN TO STARBOARD
Bunk-bed style cabin with sliding door, fully carpeted flooring, vanity unit and mirror, full length mirror and opening porthole with blind. Intercom. A versatile cabin that could easily be utilised as a store.
SECOND GUEST CABIN
Twin single berth with royal blue headboards, large wardrobe & drawers, full length mirror, opening porthole with blind, ambient lighting including recessed strip lighting under beds, air con panel & intercom.
HEADS TO STARBOARD
Wooden concertina door to heads with teak flooring, electric marine toilet with seawater or fresh water flush, hand basin, shower with ‘tile affect shower base’, mirror cabinet, towel rail & opening porthole.
STATEROOM/MASTER CABIN WITH ACCESS TO THEN EN-SUITE BATHROOM
Large master cabin with double island berth with headboard, carpeted, ambient lighting, twin extra-large wardrobe lockers with opening portholes. Wood cabinetry. Two opening sky lights with mosquito nets, speaker, intercom & air con unit. En-suite bathroom to port, with electric marine toilet, shower, hand basin, towel rail & mirror cabinet and escape hatch to foredeck
BRIDGE / PILOT HOUSE
Spacious bridge with teak sole boards & cabinetry to starboard with locker. ‘L’ shape seating with blue upholstery & chart table to port, with storage above. Blue leather adjustable captain’s chair to centre with stainless steel steering wheel. Port & starboard sliding helm doors to Portuguese bridge / side decks. Windows with venetian blinds, 8 x overhead adjustable spotlights, wall mounted lamp shades & skylights with fly nets. Dashboard including Naiad Marine stabilizer panel, Seafresh watermaker panel, Victron Invertor energy panel, Engine control panel with various analogue dials, rev counter, rudder indicator, Bennett trim tab indicator, VHF & more.
Stairs leading up to flybridge.
Flybridge with teak flooring, wrap around windscreen & adjustable copilot bench seat. ‘L’ shape bench seat to port & large ‘V’ shape cockpit seating with storage below. Navigation aids include autopilot, plotter/GPS, stern thruster, rudder indicator, trim tab indicator, stabilizer controls, fusion radio & VHF. All over flybridge cover.
Starboard side situated dinghy crane and tender
Superb spacious and well light engine room accessed from lazarette. The engine room provides excellent access to the boats equipment and extensive systems. (See Machinery).
MachineryTWIN CATERPILLAR 3208 TA. 435HP DIESEL ENGINES
Hours: 3072 & 3084 (July 2023)
Cruising speed - 10 knots
Maximum speed - 16 knots
Serviced November 2022
Shaft driven coupled with the Fleming Aquadrive system
Stern tubes shaft seals replaced in 2021
4-blade Nibral prop
Bennett trim tabs
Engine room cameras
Sidepower bow and stern thruster to flybridge with remote control
Throttles and bowthruster in cockpit
6 X leisure batteries (2021) 240ah 1200cca 12v AGM leisure
Stern thruster batteries
240v Sterling Power ProCharge charger 30amp
2 x Cummins Onan 13.5kva (port) & 9kva (starboard) (Hours: 1484 & 1037)
Fore & aft Shore Power
4 x Fuel tanks 3883L
2 x Water tanks 1000L
1 x Holding tank (black)
Hot & Cold pressurised water system
Electric immersion heater
Garmin GPS Map 1222 (2018)
Garmin Plotter GPS Map XSV (2018)
Raymarine AIS (2018)
Garmin Echosounder (2018)
Garmin DSSC VHF (2018)
Raymarine Autopilot (2023)
Furuno Navtex NX300
Garmin Radar (2018)
Garmin GC10 stern camera (plus engine bay) (2018)
Wifi / Digital 4G Connect
Fusion radio panel
Rocna 55kg anchor with 100m chain & 20 + 60m warp
Lofrans spare anchor
Lewmar electric windlass
Windscreen and helm door covers
Aft cockpit winter cover
Samsung 32" TV
Clock & barometer
Caribe 3.4m Dinghy
Yamaha 25hp outboard (2021)
Freshwater & saltwater deck wash down points
1 x Manual bilge pump
3 x Electric bilge pumps
Ocean Safety Liferaft (unknown date of last service)
Flares (unknown expiry)
2 x Lifebuoys
6 x Manual fire extinguishers (unknown expiry)
First aid kit
1 x Fireboy clean agent remote fire extinguisher (2022)