Contest 55CS Windfall

PRICE €365,000

Boat Make: Contest

Boat Model: 55CS

Boat Length: 16.75 m

Engine Power (hp):

Keel Type: Wing keel

Hull Material: Polyester sandwich

Blue water cruiser with all comfort you wish on and below deck

This very well maintained Contest 55CS is a true blue water cruiser equipped to the highest standards of the famous, family-owned, Dutch yard, which celebrates her 60st anniversary in 2019! Staying on board is a true pleasure with all the comfort items you will need like, generator, watermaker, airco and heating. The fully hydraulic operated sails enables to sail her easily by a couple.With her C-shaped settee on starboard and the two arm chairs on port side, "Windfalls" saloon layout deviates from most other 55cs' and is therefor a unique opportunity in todays market.(preliminary brochure).

Hull shape: Vacuum infused round bilged hull in flag blue
Rudder: Balanced rudder in skeg
Steering system: Whitlock Reflex steering system with 1067mm wheel
Windows: GEBO Thermopane double glazed tinted glass windows in superstructure, acrylic portholes in aluminium frames
Displacement: Approx. 26.000 kg
Ballast: Approx. 8.870 kg
Vertical clearance: Approx. 26 m
Hull number: 55010
CE-category: CE-A, Unlimted ocean going

All layers of antifouling and primer removed and renewed in winter 2015/2016 (5 new layers of Gell Shield, 1x Interspeed and 2x Micron antifouling (International)) All through hull fittings renewed in winter 2015/2016

Material, colours: Classic teak interior
Curtains: Blue upholstery with beige curtains and beige carpet
Saloons: Spacious saloon with large c-shaped settee and two armchairs on port side
Cabins: Owners cabin with double berth aft, double berth forward, side cabin with bunk bed
Berths: 6 in cabins + 1 in saloon
Headroom: Approx. 2.00 m.
Television: Flatscreen TV with electric pop-up system in saloon and remote control

Pantry in passage with corian worktops, combi washing machine and dryer, 6x rollo's, dimmer ceiling lights, etc.

Engine, electrics, water
Power: 135 HP
Fuel tanks: Approx. 1000 ltr.
Cooling system: Indirect cooling system
Propulsion: Maxprop 3-bladed self-adjusting prop with stainless steel shaft
Fuel consumption: 10 ltr/h
Measuring instruments: RPM, temperature, voltage, oil pressure
Voltage: 24V - 220V
Dynamo: Yes
Water system: Pressurized hot and cold water system
Water tank & material: 2x 500 ltr.
Waste water tank: 1x 50 ltr. at aft heads
Water maker: Yes
Shorepower: Shore power with hubble connection
Tachometer: Yes
Water tank gauge: Yes
Fuel tank gauge: Yes
Temperature gauge: Yes

Second alternator 75A/24V, hydraulic Hurth gearbox, spare fixed 3-bladed prop, de-bug filter

Rig and sails
Sailplan type: Sloop/cutter rigged
Winches: Anderson: 2x manual 40ST at mast, 2x manual 46ST for main sheet, 2x electric 68STEFS for genoa and 2x electric 46STE for cutterjib
Genoa: North Sails spectra dyneema with UV-ply in white and North Sails cover
Genoa reefing system: Reckmann RF90-2/R30 hydraulic furling genoa system
Jib: De Vries cutterjib with North Sails cover
Gennaker: De Vries Sails gennaker with snuffer
Number of masts: Proctor mast painted white

Rigg refit in 2016 by Hall Spars; mast, boom, spreaders, spinnaker pole and boomvang repainted in white and renewed running rigging, running backstays (Spectra), Proctor spinnaker pole, Nemo hydraulic boom and backstay adjuster, Lewmar commander 200 hyrdaulic pump, Halogen spotlight in boom

Navigation and electronics

Radar/reflector Cyclops II, R&R combi antenna Pacific (GSM/VHF/TV/radio/SSB/Wheaterfax incl. Windex and DSC-A module)

Anchor windlass: Electric Simpson and Lawrence 3000 windlass with remote control and chain counter
Boat cover: Cockpit tent (2016) and steering wheel cover
Swimming ladder: Yes
Swimming platform: Yes
Dinghy: AB Rib Model 10VS
Outboard engine: Suzuki 9.9HP
Davits: 2x Simpson 125swl stainless steel davits

Covers for all winches, windlass, liferaft, hydraulic hoses, Reckmann furlings and Lewmar hatches, hot/cold shower at stern, teak cockpit table, teak seats on pushpit, fresh water connection in cave locker, Novalift pushpit crane


Electric bilge pumps in prop shaft, engine room, salon bilge and anchorchain locker

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