Cruisers 2011 Jeanneau 53 boat for sale at a glance:

  • Offered by Seattle Yachts for $280,000
  • Powered by single 2011 Yanmar 4JH4-HTE1
  • The boat located in Annapolis, Maryland
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This Jeanneau 53 yacht features a three-cabin, three-head layout with a shoal keel and in-mast furling . The cockpit is well laid out and extremely spacious, and the accommodations are also spacious and luxurious.

This will be a comfortable and enjoyable yacht for long-distance cruising and entertaining.

Generator - AC - Bow Thruster - Electric Winches - Inverter - Radar - AIS - Large Sail Locker

All new thru-hulls 2023 and all new house batteries 2024

Surveyed in fall 2023

Manufacturer's Description

AN EXCLUSIVE AND LUXURIOUS WORLD AWAITS YOU Enter the world of Jeanneau Yachts! The elegance created by Philippe Briand and Garroni Design positions the Jeanneau 53 as a sailboat of exception in the range of yachts over 50 ‘. The comfort on board, the level of finish, and the perfect ergonomics were carefully designed to make every moment aboard special. Numerous deck hatches and portholes flood the inside with light emphasizing the rich materials found throughout: leather, stainless steel, and finely varnished woodwork. The Jeanneau 53 offers a level of standard equipment unequaled in her class. A luxurious lounge sits opposite a wide and comfortable dining area and just forward of the spacious, well-equipped kitchen. Each interior layout features optimized ergonomics and storage. With numerous interior layouts, the Jeanneau 53 has been designed to fit every need.

Boat Specs

Make/Model Jeanneau 53

Year of Manufacture 2011

Hull Identification Number (HIN)

LOA (Length Overall) 52’8”

LWL (Length at Waterline) 45’9”

Beam 15’7”

Draft 5’10”

Air Draft (bridge clearance) 71’2”

Displacement 32,926 lbs

Keel Type - Cast Iron Bulb

Ballast - 11,852 iron keel

Hull Construction: Material, Process (e.g., fiberglass hand-laid, sandwich construction)

Deck Construction: Vacuum bagged Injection Mould - Prisma Process (The deck of the Jeanneau 53 is the largest mass-produced injection fiberglass part in the world.)

Date of Last Survey: July 2023

Rigging and Sails

Mast - Z. Spars Deck stepped, aluminum, in-mast furling - with double spreaders - air draft 71’3”

Boom - Aluminum

Standing Rigging: 1x19 stainless wire

Running Rigging Condition - serviceable - needs longer genoa sheets

Sail Inventory:

In-mast furling main sail - Dacron - Original

Roller furling genoa - Dacron - Original

Winches: 2x Harken 2-speed Size 46 - one manual and one electric

Primary 2x Harken 2-speed Size 70 Electric

Traveler: Harken Traveler - forward of the dodger

Vang System - rigid vang adjustable from the cockpit

Deck and Cockpit

Deck Material - Teak

Helm: Dual helms with Lewmar leather-wrapped stainless steel wheels

Seating: Teak seating with sunbrella cushions

Bimini/Dodger: Bimini, dodger, and connector - Taupe

Ground Tackle: Rockna Anchor with chain and rode, Secondary Fortress FX 37 with chain and rode

Windlass: Lewmar with hand remote in the anchor locker and controller at port helm station

Deck Cleats: 6x 16” deck cleats

Swim Platform/Ladder: Stainless retractable swim ladder with teak steps

Lifelines: 26” high stainless steel lifelines

Deck Hardware: Spinlock clutches, Harken blocks and cleats, genoa cars adjustable from the cockpit

Davits: Kato Davits with Harken blocks and raised stern light

Kato Outboard Lift

Rail Mounted Outboard Bracket

Hatches: 6x Lewmar Deck Hatches, 4x Lewmar opening ports

Shades and Screens for Windows/Hatches - Shades/screens for hatches need replacing

Fenders: 5 x Fenders

Docklines: 6x Docklines

3 x winch handles

1 x boat hook

Engine and Propulsion

Yanmar 4JH4-HTE Turbocharged Diesel

Year: 2011

Horsepower 110

Engine Hours: LCD meter not functioning

Fuel Type: Diesel

Transmission: Yanmar ZF 30 M

Drive Type: Direct Drive

Volvo Dripless Shaft Seal

Propeller: 3-blade fixed, bronze

Engine Room Blower

Primary Fuel/Water Separator

Fuel Tanks: 1 x Crosslinked Polyethylene 63 gallons


Type and Material - Dual Helm Wheel Steering

Steering Mechanism: Cable QuadrantT

Rudder: Single Spade

Emergency Steering System: EmergencyTiller

Plumbing and Water System

Fresh Water Tankage: 3 x plastic tanks 63, 63, and 60 gallons - 186 gallons

Fresh Water Pumps: Jabsco 12v - quick connect attachments

Seawater Pump: Anchor washdown

Hot Water System: 11-gallon water heater - 110v - heats from dockside power, generator, or engine

Bilge Pumps: Rule 2000 gph automatic bilge pump, manual bilge pump at helm station

Shower Sump Pumps - 12v foot activated pumps

Head Systems: Jabsco Electric Freshwater Flush

Holding Tanks: 3 x 19 gallon plastic tank, deck pump out fitting, and overboard discharge

Climate Control

Air Conditioning: Salon Cruisair 16,000 btu reverse cycle heat/air, additional 12,000 btu unit in owner’s stateroom and guest stateroom

Fans: 6 x 12 volt fans

Galley: Refrigeration and Cooking Systems

Refrigeration: Vitrifrigo Top and front loading refrigerator with drain,

Freezer: Independent - Vitrifrigo top opening freezer with drain

Stove Oven: 3 burner gimbaled propane stove/oven


LPG System: LPG shut off in galley, 1 x LPG tank, regulator

BBQ Grill: Rail Mounted Kuuma Grill - portable LPG

Bow Thruster

MaxPower - Tunnel Thruster

Power Source: 24v battery system

Controls: Push-button control at the helm


Shore Power: 110 Voltage 110, 50 Amp, Single 50 amp shore power cord

Generator: Northern Lights Model M773LW3-9KW - 1800 rpm, 1884 Hours

Battery Bank: Total of Seven (7), Group 31, 12 volt AGM Batteries for house/engine starting - All five house batteries New 2024

Four (4) 12-volt AGM batteries in series/ parallel for 24v bow thruster service - New Fall 2023

Battery Monitor System: Xantrex Link Pro

Battery Charger/Inverter: Magnum Sine Inverter Charger

Cristec automatic battery charger

Cristec Battery Isolator

12V alternator - Output unknown

Electrical Outlets: 110-volt GFI - one in each stateroom and salon, 12v owner’s stateroom, nav station, and cockpit table

Cabin Lighting: LED

Deck and Navigation Lights: deck light, nav lights, steaming light, anchor light, stern light is on a separate switch under the helm seat

Stereo System: Kenwood CD player with USB connection, Bose speaker system in salon, and speakers in cockpit

Televisions: Flat screen TV in salon and owner’s stateroom


GPS/Chartplotter: Raymarine C120

Autopilot: Raymarine Hydraulic Autopilot

3 x Raymarine i70 (Wind, Depth, Speed, etc.)

Radar - Raymarine

VHF Radio - ICOM M504 with remote mic at helm

Compass: 2 x Olympic 135

Headroom and Bed Size

Salon Headroom 6’6”

Galley Headroom 6’8”

Owner’s Stateroom Headroom 6”6” Bed 6’2”w x 6’8” l

Aft Staterooms Headroom and bed size - 6’4” Bed 5’4”w x 6’8”l

Safety Equipment

Life Jackets: 13 x Type II

Fire Extinguishers: 2

First Aid Kit

MOB Ring

Dinghy and Outboard Motor

2021 Highfield 12' RIB

2013 Yamaha 9.9 hp OB

Standard Disclaimer

Potential purchasers should assume that any items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Engine hours are approximate, may be reported verbally by the seller, and are recorded at the time and date of the original listing of this vessel. Owner's use during the time of this listing may affect the total engine hours upon a prospective buyer's inspection. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his/her agents or his/her surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes or withdrawal from market without notice.

Approximate boat location – Annapolis, Md
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