53 Extended Deckhouse
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A very popular model, the Hatteras 53 Extended Deckhouse is an enhanced version of the classic Hatteras 53 Motor Yacht (196988) with a restyled flybridge, extended full-beam salon, and inside bridge access. The heart of 53 Extended Deckhouse is her enormous full-beam salon174 square feet of living area compared to the 53 Motor Yachts 112 square feet. A partition separates the wheelhouse from the salon, and centerline teak doors open to a small aft deck area. The mid-level galleythree steps down from the deckhouse levelfeatures large counter spaces, abundant storage, and a booth-style dinette for four. Forward is a guest stateroom (or crew cabin) with over/under bunks and private head/shower. Aft of the split engine rooms, to port, is the guest stateroom with twin berths. A full head with stall shower is opposite. Further aft, the full-beam master stateroom has a walkaround queen berth, dressing table, and ensuite head with shower. The flybridge is greatly enlarged from that of her predecessor with an updated helm console and additional lounge seating. Detroit 465hp 6V92TA dieselsor 450hp 8V71TI enginescruise at 1516 knots.
Overview Handsome big-water motoryacht with classic Hatteras profile, executive-class amenities offered 1980s luxury on a grand scale.
Features Spacious three-stateroom layout boasts huge full-beam salon, three full heads, home-sized galley with dinette opposite. Galley pass-through to salon is a nice touch. Split enginerooms provide easy access to motors, pumps.
Comments Small aft deck is perfect for line-handling. Many have been fitted with after-market stabilizers.
Performance Standard GM 465hp diesels cruise at 15 knots (18-19 knots top).