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Description

2006 Lakeview Houseboat 55′

Rare opportunity to own a great 3 bed/2bath floating home in highly desirable Fox Point in beautiful Providence, Rhode Island!! This highly affordable waterfront home is a fabulous alternative to much higher priced land based alternatives in the area. “PARADISE FOUND” is aptly named-offering all of the comforts landlubbers enjoy such as:

  • Full year round central heating/AC with a residential TRANE Heat pump
  • Fully equipped galley/kitchen with full-sized appliances (dishwasher, oven, full range, full sized fridge, etc.)
  • Large house sized country kitchen/living/dining room with a true house-like feel
  • Huge expansive upper deck with great views and room for 50 people!!
  • Partial upper deck hardtop made of construction grade aluminum roofing material (no canvas top to worry about)
  • High end home-style toilets that flush electrically at the push of a lever
  • Residential style over/under washer and dryer for the luxury of at home laundering
  • Full “basement” for tons of extra storage (suitcases, bulk items, etc.) and easy access to home systems
  • Beautiful high end window blinds throughout
  • Beautiful wood floors throughout
  • Third stateroom currently used as walk-in closet/storage – can be converted to office if desired and still can offer a third sleeping quarters with a twin bed
  • King sized master berth, Queen size guest berth with options for more sleeping in salon if desired
  • Two additional main decks fore and aft for more outdoor enjoyment options

If you’ve always dreamed of living aboard a boat or simply want to upsize and upgrade from a smaller houseboat, you owe it to yourself to come see and experience this fine example of what a liveaboard vessel should be! Call for your viewing today!

Disclaimer

HMY Yacht Sales, Inc. is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by United Yacht Sales - RI / CT / New England Area.

Specifications Add to Favorites

Name: Paradise Found
Current Price: $199,000
Year: 2006
Engine Model: --
Length: 55 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: --
State: RI
Draft: 3 ft
Fuel Capacity: 80 Gallons
Fuel Type: --
Engine Manufacturer: --
Beam: 15 ft
Max Speed: 10 kn
City: Providence
Country: US

Vessel Overview

Vessel Walkthrough

Entering the forward deck one has a full beam large area to enjoy with ample room for lots of furniture. Moving aft through sliding glass door is the main entrance to the expansive interior. To starboard is the fully equipped helm, to port is a large living room with TV and L-Shaped couch seating and sizeable coffee table. Moving aft and to starboard is the fully equipped galley with L-Shaped counter with room for 2 breakfast stools and full work surfaces. There is also a work/storage island in this area. Opposite and to port is a dining table and built-in hutch with open glass cabinet above, counter and cabinet storage below. Moving aft centerline is the centered hallway. To starboard is the guest head with vanity and high end marine head and storage cabinets with built-in linen storage shelves above. Opposite to port is the queen berth guest stateroom with hanging locker/closet. Moving further aft is the en-suite master with full head to starboard and king berth to port. The aft bulkhead features sliding glass door out to the private aft deck for private outdoor enjoyment. Master head features full home sized shower/bathtub with sliding glass doors as well as the washer and dryer and more storage. There is a spiral stairwell from the master aft deck to access the upper deck which can also be accessed by the starboard side stairwell which emanates from the starboard side of the foredeck.

Main Salon:

Large full beam salon features large “living room” to port and forward with L-Shaped couch, entertainment center and coffee table. Large picture windows abound offering lots of natural light. Wood floors and recessed lighting are additional features. There is also a good sized dining table to port and aft with large built-in glass door hutch on the aft bulkhead. Ample electrical outlets are present with hatch access to full length mechanical/storage space below the floor.

Galley:

  • Large L-Shaped faux-stone finished countertop featuring two stool breakfast sitting area
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Full sized Whirlpool Fridge/Freezer with automatic Ice Maker
  • Full sized Whirlpool 4-Burner stove/full sized oven below
  • Large Whirlpool Microwave above stove
  • House sized Whirlpool dishwasher
  • U-Line ice maker/freezer (ice maker inop - used as an extra freezer)
  • Recessed task lighting
  • Ample 120v GFI protected outlets
  • Attractive work island with storage

Master Stateroom and Head:

  • King sized berth
  • Large picture sliding glass door out to private deck
  • En-suite full bathroom with full bathtub, shower, linen storage, washer and dryer
  • Hanging closet and built-in drawer storage
  • Sliding pocket door for total privacy (all rooms have pocket doors for space saving)

Guest Stateroom:

  • Queen berth
  • Picture window with window treatment
  • Hanging closet
  • Privacy door
  • Bathroom directly across the hall for convenience

Third Stateroom:

  • Private stairwell down
  • Single twin bed aft
  • Sizeable area forward currently used as walk-in closet
  • Closet area convertible to either office or additional berth
  • Extra storage closet

Deck:

  • Two decks - forward and aft
  • Full overhangs on both lower decks
  • Aluminum tubular guard rails on both decks
  • Large integral swim platform with docking pads for auxiliary tender/boat
  • SS mooring cleats fore, mid and aft port and starboard
  • Water deck fill
  • Blackwater Pump-out fitting
  • Upper deck full aluminum guard rails with woven Sunbrella horizontals
  • Upper deck partial hard top with building grade Aluminum roof

Electronics and Helm:

  • Hydranautics Bow and Stern Thruster
  • Fireboy automatic fire suppression system monitor
  • Full engine controls and monitoring gauges
  • Stainless steel destroyer type steering wheel
  • (3) Bilge pump manual/auto switches with “on” indicating red lights
  • Various 12v switches for blowers, nav/anchor lights, etc.
  • Xantrex remote battery charger monitoring panel
  • JVC CD/AM/FM radio
  • Uniden Solara waterproof VHF Radio with external coil corded mike
  • Searchlight remote control
  • Remote Generator start/stop control
  • Shore power/Generator heavy duty power switch

Electrical:

  • (2) 50amp/110/220v Shore power inlets
  • 12vdc Electrical panel with circuit breakers
  • 110/220v electrical panel with circuit breakers
  • 110v Lighting and 12v lighting throughout vessel
  • 12.5kw Westerbeke generator
  • Xantrex 12v battery charger with remote monitoring panel

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment:

  • Mercruiser inboard/outboard stern drive motor and drive assembly (approx. 50 hours)
  • TRANE XB13 3-Ton residential style heat pump for Heat/AC year round
  • ICOM water purifier
  • (2) 80 Gallon water tanks
  • (2) 80 Gallon black water tanks (one for each marine toilet)
  • 12v Fresh water pump for tank water usage
  • Dockside water inlet for city pressure water usage
Broker's Comments

This is a must see boat for anyone looking for luxury living on the water at a fraction of the cost or waterside real estate. "PARADISE FOUND" can be your find-just call Ron for more details and lets get the conversation going for your next home!

Mechanical

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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