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Millars Of Fife Gentlemans Motor Yacht

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16.24m (53'3")


Wood carvel

Underwater profile
Bilge keels


2 x Diesel 79hp, New Holland Fords (1996)

North central scotland


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Extra Details

Designer Millars
Builder Millars
Lying North central scotland
Fuel capacity 1,200.0 ltr (264.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 1,200.0 ltr (264.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Last survey 27/06/2008


Engine 2 x Diesel 79hp
Engine make and model New Holland Fords (1996)
Engine Hours Engine1: 144 engine2: 64
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 10 knots
Generator output 10.5KVA
Engine spares tick

Complete re-wire of 12volt and 240 electric systems was also completed


LOA 16.24m (53'3")
LWL 14.37m (47'2")
Beam 4.88m (16'0")
Draft Min 1.75m (5'9")
Displacement 40,000kg (88,200.0lbs)
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 8 batteries charged by: engine, shore power,, generator


Construction Wood carvel
Underwater profile Bilge keels
Finish Paint finish

Current owners bought Wigeon in 2004, completed a major re-fit on the boat, including the fitting of four new ribs plus strengthening strings to mid-ship section. The complete deck and hull was re-caulked using modern day marine sealants, the fitting of a Kubola boiler and complete wet central heating sealed system.
All windows and windscreens fitted with double glazed and toughened units.
All superstructure sanded back to bare wood and 11 coats of Deks Olje applied


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 4
Cabin(s) 3
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Icebox tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Carpet tick
Curtains tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Microwave tick

The installation of 12 volt Waeco refrigerator and separate freezer.
The vessel has a complete security system ,including surveillance camera's and Alarm.
Complete sectional boat cover.
New water tanks.
Aft cabin,forward cabin and deck saloon restored to original condition,including the fitting of new shower ,electric toilet and wash hand basin.
Complete handmade bespoke galley, to include 4plate induction hob, a Panasonic flatbed oven /microwave and Panasonic microwave/oven,stainless steel sink with hot and cold water,solid new mahogany floor and a hand-made cherry dining table.
Adjacent to galley ,a wet room including shower, electric toilet,and stainless steel wash hand basin.
Opposite wet-room an office with built in safe which leads to master cabin which includes a king size bed, built in wardrobes,underfloor heating at each side of bed,storage shelf and full length seating.
All lower deck cabins and galley are insulated and finished in teak,mahogany and cherry wood.
The forward cabin has built in leather seat complete with small library area.
The galley and deck saloon dining areas are upholstered in top grade leather.
The deck saloon has a 8foot by 3 foot original teak dining table and enjoys underfloor heating with a matrix fan,a built in bookcase with original leaded glass, and writing bureau.
All interior wood work is teak with new mahogany floor.
The forward deck has an extending teak dining table, with six teak reclining chairs complete with loose cushions.
To the rear of the wheelhouse there is a built-in 3 person teak seat complete with shelter.
Whilst the Boat was out of the water in Kerrera in the Boatshed, all works which were carried out to the finest specifications were overseen and inspected by Marine Surveyor who completed out of water survey.

4 burner Electric cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Wind tick
VHF tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick
Fish Finder tick

Deck Gear

All-over cover tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick

Electric windlass
2 anchors
dinghy (unknown year)
(Hard Dinghy)
5hp outboard, Honda, Short Shaft (unknown year)

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Boarding ladder tick
Security Alarm tick
Emergency steering tick

3 bilge pumps (0 manual / 3 Electric)

Replaced marine instruments including navigation equipment,radio and forward looking underwater sonar,wind indicator.

Broker's Comments

This is a fine example of a gentleman’s Yacht Ideal for Live aboard or holiday retreat.
She has an excellent pedigree and is much sort after.
The owners have heaped a considerable sum of money and love care and attention on this vessel, as can be seen from the specification. Definitely worth coming to see , dont miss the opportunity to own this boat.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Millars Of Fife Gentlemans Motor Yacht has been personally photographed and viewed by Edwin Malcoim of Boatshed Scotland. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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