This Boat is Off Market

  • Off Market
  • $159,000  originally $189,000
  • Power / Motor Yachts
  • Carver / 500 Cockpit Motor Yacht
  • 1996 / Used
  • 49' / 15'
  • 1996 Cummins 6CTA 8.3M2
  • 1996 Cummins 6CTA 8.3M2
  • 420 hp
  • 1735 hrs
  • Diesel

Motor Yachts 1996 Carver 500 Cockpit Motor Yacht listed by Pier One Yacht Sales (Off Market)

  • Last advertised price $159,000
  • Powered by twin Cummins 6CTA 8.3M2 / 420 hp / 1735 hrs
  • Off Market / since Jan 25th 2018

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This is a nice and clean, well cared for 50 Cockpit Motor Yacht.

Carvers 3 Stateroom/ 2 Head layout with
large convertible Dinette that will sleep (2),
makes a total sleeping capacity for (8).

Twin Cummins Diesels will cruise her at 20 knots all day long.
Engines and Genset service just done 10/2017.
Fresh bottom Paint 11/2017.

She has been continuously maintained, serviced and
updated by her current owners of 10 years.

Offers encouraged
as owners are moving down to smaller vessel.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name

Builder: Carver
Hull Shape: Modified Vee

LOA: 49 ft 7 in
Beam: 15 ft 4 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 7 in
Displacement: 43100 lbs
Deadrise: 14 at Transom

Total Power: 840 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Cummins
Year Built: 1996
Engine Model: 6CTA 8.3M2
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 1735
Engine Power: 420 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Cummins
Year Built: 1996
Engine Model: 6CTA 8.3M2
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Location: Port
Engine Hours: 1739
Engine Power: 420 HP

Cruising Speed: 20 knots
Maximum Speed: 24 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: (200 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (688 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (78 Gallons)

Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

Accommodations Overview

This spacious and comfortable motor yacht has a (3) stateroom layout and can sleep (8). With the Salon / Dinette and Galley on one level, entertaining is easy. And with the Galley aft, there is better access to the Sun /Aft Deck and Flybridge. The Master Stateroom is down aft with en-suite Head and separate shower and private access to the aft Cockpit. The VIP Stateroom is forward with private access to the Guest / Day Head. The other Guest Stateroom is forward. Dining area seating converts to sleep (2). The Cockpit leads up to the Sun /Aft Deck, which leads up to the Flybridge.

  – Neutral dcor.
  – UltraLeather upholstery.
  – Maple wood trim and cabinetry.
  – Solid surface countertops.
  – Neutral carpeting and runners (2008).
  – LED Interior overhead lights with dimmers (2008).
  – All windows / frames rebuilt 2007 and tinting added.
  – Laundry center.

Salon / Dinette Areas

Spacious Salon and Dinette are open and airy and forward of the Galley.

  – J-shaped sofa with UltraLeather upholstery to starboard.
  – Storage shelf behind sofa.
  – Accent pillows.
  – Custom cabinetry.
  – Ceiling-mounted Samsung 25 flat screen TV (2015).
  – TV antenna (2015).
  – Storage in sole.
  – Air-conditioning with digital control.
  – AC/DC breaker panel.
  – Windows with screens open in Salon and Galley for cross ventilation.
  – Water monitor.

Dinette Area

  – Seating for (6) to port, forward of the Galley across from Salon seating.
  – U-shaped seating with UltraLeather upholstery (2007) converts to double berth.
  – Accent pillows.
  – Adjustable hi-low table for dining or entertaining.
  – Reading lamps.


The U-shaped Galley is aftto port as you enter the vessel from the Sun / Aft Deck.

  – Norcold full-size upright refrigerator with separate top freezer (power inverter replaced 2014).
  – Euro K (3) burner Electricstove top and oven (NEW 2017).
  – Built-in Samsung convection/ microwave oven (2011).
  – Compact dishwasher.
  – Solid surface countertops.
  – Lots of counterspace.
  – Double sink.
  – Faucet (2013).
  – Hot and cold pressure water (freshwater pump replaced 2015).
  – Storage drawers and cabinets above and below counter.
  – Electrical outlets.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Fast recovery water heater (2014).

Master Stateroom with En-Suite Head

The Master Stateroom is down and aft of the main Salon. Features an En-suite Head with separate toilet and stall shower compartments and a rear entrance to the aft Cockpit. There is a Laundry Center with washer / dryer in companionway.

  – Queen walk-around berth with Sleep Number mattress.
  – Storage under berth.
  – Built-in nightstands.
  – (2) Cedar-lined hanging closets.
  – (1) Cedar-lined closet with shelves.
  – Dresser drawer storage.
  – Small settee.
  – Accent Mirrored wall above headboard.
  – Reading lights.
  – Toshiba flat screen TV (2007).
  – Air-conditioning with digital control.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Port side built-in vanity with solid surface countertop, sink, faucet and mirrored cabinet above with side lighting (flanked by enclosed Head on one side and enclosed stall shower on the other side).
  – Sliding doors for direct access to the aft Cockpit.
  – Washer / Dryer.

En-suite Master Head

  – Separate enclosed head compartment with VacuFlush marine toilet, tank monitor, storage, towel rail and frosted privacy door.
  – Separate enclosed stall shower compartment with molded-in seat, water controls, shower wand, portlight with curtain, shelf with rail and frosted privacy door with towel rail.
  – Hot and cold pressurized water.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Electrical receptacle.
  – Exhaust fan.

VIP Guest Stateroom

The VIP Guest Stateroom is forward with a private entrance to the Guest / Day Head.

  – Centerline queen berth with foam mattress and drawers and storage under.
  – Port and starboard shelf storage.
  – (2) Cedar-lined hanging lockers.
  – Air-conditioning with digital control.
  – Reading lights.
  – (2) Opening portals.
  – Overhead opening hatch.
  – 19 Flat screen color TV.
  – Electrical outlets.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Anchor locker access.
  – Privacy door.
  – Private access to Guest / Day Head.

Guest Stateroom / Office

The 3rd stateroom is to port forward and doubles as a small office.

  – Hide-away upper and lower berths.
  – Built-in desk.
  – Opening portal.

Guest / Day Head

The Guest / Day Head is to starboard forward with private access from the VIP Guest Stateroom or from the forward companionway.

  – VacuFlush marine toilet with tank watch.
  – Vanity with solid surface countertop, sink, faucet and storage below.
  – Mirrored medicine cabinet.
  – Large combination shower / tub with curtain.
  – Storage cabinets and cubicles.
  – Hot and cold pressurized water.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Electrical receptacle.
  – Exhaust fan.
  – Opening portal.

Electronics and Navigation Equipment Equipment

  – Garmin 741XS Color Map / Digital Depth / Color Digital Fish Finder (2017).
  – Raymarine 125 GPS Color Map (2013) integrated with Auto Pilot.
  – Raymarine C70 24 mile Color Radar with Closed Dome.
  – Ray ST6001 Auto Pilot.
  – Standard Horizon Matrix AIS VHF Radio (2012).
  – Standard Digital Depth.
  – Ritchie Compass.
  – Flowscan Units (2007).
  – AM / FM Stereo (2007).
  – Rayline remote Spotlight (inop).

Electrical Equipment and Systems

  – Kohler 13.5kW FWC Diesel Generator (water pump replaced 2015) with sound shield - 2045 hours.
  – (2) 8D Main batteries (NEW 2017).
  – (1) Generator battery (NEW 2017).
  – Battery switches.
  – Battery charger (NEW 2016).
  – AC /DC Electrical breaker panel.
  – 50 AMP Shore power connector and cable.
  – 110 V Dockside power.
  – AC Electrical outlets with GFCI.
  – 12V Lighting.
  – 110 V Lighting.
  – LED Interior overhead lights with dimmers (2008).
  – Dockside television and phone connectors.

Deck Equipment and Features

This multi-deck yacht has easy access from one deck to another. Aft is the functional Cockpit with a walk-thru transom door, an oversized integral swim platform and direct access to the Master Stateroom. From the Cockpit, there are molded-in steps up to the fully enclosed, air conditioned Sun / Aft Deck. This spacious deck area features wing doors to the side decks, a wet bar and seating. On the starboard side is another set of molded-in steps up to the fully enclosed, air conditioned Flybridge. The Flybridge is comfortably arranged with a walk-around Helm console, ample seating, and plenty of storage. The side decks fore and aft are spacious with hand rails. The forward deck is large and has a pulpit with windlass and anchor.


  – Master Stateroom entry doors.
  – Dockside water connection.
  – Salt water wash down system (pump installed 2013).
  – Hot and cold shower.
  – 50 AMP Power connection and cable.
  – Storage box.
  – Dock lines, fenders, life jackets and USCG approved safety package.
  – Courtesy lights.
  – Magma gas grill (2013) (burner and heat dome replaced 2017).
  – Lazarette for additional storage.
  – Transom door.
  – Integrated over-sized swim platform.
  – Swim ladder.
  – Electric davit system for dinghy (davit winch motor replaced 2014).
  – Molded steps to Sun/ Aft Deck.

Sun / Aft Deck

  – Hard top.
  – Full enclosure with screens (2010).
  – Wing doors port and starboard.
  – Textilene roll-up sunshades allow light in / keep heat out.
  – Air conditioning.
  – Wet bar with sink, refrigerator, Raritan ice maker (rebuilt 2016) and bottle storage.
  – Toshiba flat screen TV (2015).
  – (2) Chairs.
  – Small table.
  – 12 V Lighting.
  – Courtesy lighting.
  – Full snap-in carpeting.
  – Molded steps to Flybridge.


The Flybridge is the command center and is comfortably arranged with a walk-around Helm console, ample seating for (8) and plenty of storage. This area offers a full array of electronics and full instrumentation for the Captain.

  – Hard top.
  – Full EZ2CY enclosure (2010).
  – Large Helm bench seating.
  – Large bench seating forward of Helm.
  – Full instrumentation.
  – Engine controls.
  – Chart table and storage.
  – Full snap-in carpeting.
  – Excellent storage.
  – Electrical outlets.
  – Courtesy lighting.

Forward Deck

  – Textilene window covers.
  – Bow pulpit with roller.
  – Maxwell windlass with foot and Helm controls (motor replaced 2014).
  – Anchor locker.
  – (1) Anchor with 200 ft. chain and 100 ft.rode.
  – (1) Anchor with 100 ft. rode.
  – Fender holders with matching fender covers.
  – Opening hatch.
  – Running lights.
  – Spotlight (inop).

Mechanical Equipment and Engine Details

  – Twin 420hp Cummins 6CTA 8.3 FWC Diesel Engines.
  – Port Engine alternator rebuilt 2008.
  – DTX Diesel fuel conditioners installed 2008.
  – Engine exhaust elbows replaced 2013.
  – All Engine hoses and clamps replaced 2014.
  – Heat exchangers and after coolers cleaned 2014.
  – Engine raw water pump rebuilt 2014.
  – (3) MarineAir air conditioning systems with reverse air and digital controls for interior of vessel (Main Salon (circulation pump replaced 2008); Master Stateroom (replaced 2013); VIP Stateroom (replaced 2016)).
  – Pump and strainer front AC installed 2009.
  – (2) Coleman air conditioning systems (Flybridge (2015); Sun /Aft Deck).
  – Racor 900 MA fuel filters - main Engines.
  – Racor fuel filter - generator.
  – Sea strainers.
  – Dripless shaft seals.
  – Oil extraction system.
  – Sea Fire Halon fire extinguishing system.
  – (4) Bilge blowers ((3) blower motors replaced 2017).
  – (3) 12V Rule automatic/manual bilge pumps.
  – Bilge Buster unit (2007) keeps bilge odor-free.
  – Engine Room entrance gas lifts replaced 2011.
  – Engine Room lights.
  – Water system pressure pump replaced 2015.
  – (2) VacuFlush marine toilets (pump motor and bellows in Master replaced 2017).
  – (6) gallon Fast recovery hot water heater (2017).
  – Glendinning Engine synchronizer.
  – Hydraulic steering.
  – Bennett trim tabs (inop).


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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