Oyster 485 Pilot House

285,000 Tax Paid | Location: Venice
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Summary

  • Make Oyster
  • Model 485 Pilot House
  • Year 2002
  • LOA 48ft/15m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Shaft Drives
  • Layout Deck Saloon/Pilothouse
  • Berths 5
  • Cabins 2
  • Aft Cabins 1
  • Ancasta Ref 32893
  • Name Rhapsody

Overview

Oyster 485 for sale: RHAPSODY is one of the last ones built of the total of thirty-six 485s that were launched between 1992 and 2002. She is the 2-cabin version, offering an owner´s cabin aft and the guest cabin forward to sleep 3. She is currently in her second ownership by an Austrian couple that have kept her on hard in summer and used her for light sailing in the Med from autumn to spring.
The 485 is a well proven blue-water cruiser, circumnavigator and live aboard and ideal for ideal for short-handed sailing. RHAPSODY is only put on the market, because the owners plan to retire from sailing. For more information and viewing arrangements please contact listing broker Hanne Niederbracht at the Palma office.

Build

OYSTER 485 PILOTHOUSE
Built by Oyster Marine Limited in 2002
Designed by Holman and Pye in association with Oyster Marine.

LOA 15.25m (50’0”)
LWL 11.91m (39’1”)
Beam 4.27m (14’0”)
Draft 2.18m ( 7’2”)
Displacement 18,600kg (41,000lbs)
Air draft 19.90m (65’3”)
Sail Area 130.0sq m (1,398sq ft)

White GRP hull with dark blue boot top and covita line, laminated by hand to high standard with structural stringers and floors to Lloyds approved design specifications.
Stern design incorporates a bathing platform trimmed with teak slats and stainless steel steps for access to the stern deck
High performance bulb keel
Fully protected skeg hung rudder
GRP Deck with end grain balsa core for strength and insulation
Teak overlaid decks
Unmistakable Oyster deck saloon eyebrow styling profile
Perforated aluminium toerail, mooring and cockpit cleats
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit grabrails and gateway midships stanchions
Stainless steel davits for tender at the stern
Large lazarette and two additional storage lockers
Lewmar alloy framed deck hatches, opening hullports and Gebo alloy framed portlights in coamings

Rig

CUTTER RIG
Seldén keel-stepped mast with in-mast furling and solid strut kicker.
White finish to Seldén mast, boom, kicker
Manual furling for genoa and staysail handled with electric winch in cockpit

SAILS
Furling mainsail by Ocean
Furling genoa by Ocean - Dacron
Furling staysail
Storm sail
New furling blister

WINCHES
2 x Lewmar 58CST - electric
6 x Lewmar 40 CST - manual
1 x WinchRite motorised winch handle

Accommodation

SLEEPS FIVE GUESTS IN TWO CABINS
Head compartment in the bow with toilet, sink and shower. Triple cabin aft of this with a double and a single berth.
Master cabin aft with centreline double bed and ensuite head compartment with toilet, sink and shower.
The saloon is light and spacious with seating to port and to starboard and a folding dining table.
The walk through galley is to starboard, leading to the aft cabin and the chart table is to port.
Full width owners cabin aft with centreline double berth, small settee, hanging locker and dressing table. There is plenty of stowage space in various drawers and lockers.
En-suite heads with toilet, wash basin with mirror and separate shower stall
Teak interior and teak faced ply with off white vinyl headlinings and Alcantara upholstery in saloon and aft cabin
Teak and holly cabin sole

Galley equipped with
Force 10 cooker with oven and grill
Frigomat front opening fridge
Ttop opening freezer
Sink
Ceramic filter for drinking water

Machinery

ONE YANMAR 3H TURBO DIESEL ENGINE
3 bladed prop with Aquadrive
8 PS bow thruster
Alternator 1500 APH 24 V

ELECTRICS
Honda generator
Mastervolt inverter 24/1500 220V
Shore power 220V
12V and 24 V
Mastervolt battery charger

WATER SYSTEM
Hot and cold pressurised water throughout

TANKAGE
FUEL 550 litres
WATER 750 litres
HOLDING TANK 50 litres

GROUND TACKLE
CQR anchor with 100m of 12mm cahin
10kg Fortres anchor
Lewmar electric anchor windlass

Inventory

NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT
Major compass
ST60 log/ speed
ST60 wind indicator
Raymarine E70 GPS
Plotter
ECR406PLB EPIRB (currrently not in use)
ICOM VHF
ST6001+ autopilot
Raymarine R80
Garmin 12XL hand held GPS
Installation for satellite phone

EXTRA INVENTORY
Zodiac 290 Rib from 2012
Yamaha 4-stroke 4 HP outboard
Full cockpit enclosure
Extended bimini over cockpit and aft deck
Plans for construction, plumbing and cabling
Transparent sun protection covers for deck saloon windows
Washing machine

SAFETY INVENTORY
5 llifejackets
5 harnesses
Fire blanket
Fire extinguishers
Wire cutter
6-man life raft (expired)

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