Edwards Yacht Sales presents this Center Cockpit 1985 Custom Offshore 40 BY Nautical Development boat for sale.

  • This Custom Offshore 40 BY Nautical Development offered at $89,000
  • Powered by single Phasor (kubota) K3-7.0KW / 50 hp / 750 hrs
  • The boat located in Ruskin, Fl (map below) and ready for viewing
  • The listing has been updated and on a market since Nov 22nd 2021

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This is a well equipped, updated, nice, clean  40' Offshore Center Cockpit.  Can sleep 7 in 2 staterooms and convertible settees.  She has been well maintained and has had continual updating.   Solid fiberglass hull, She has NEW water heater,  a sandblasted, barrier coated and painted bottom in 2021, newer electronics , no blisters, her gelcoat is still with a nice shine and her interior is clean and updated.  Large master stateroom with a centerline berth. 
Originally designed by Lee Creekmore, Steve Lippincott purchased the molds and built them  in St. Petersburg, FL , 1983 - 1985  She is hull number 21 of 14 built (started with hull # 9),  Solid vessel and ready to cruise. Offers
Notable Features;Slip available for next ownerWater Heater new 2021Bottom sandblasted, barrier coated and painted 2021
Engine new 2014 1350 hoursNew Stove, electronics,  cutlass bearing, hoses, clamps, dripless shaft log,  LED lights throughout, etc. 2018-2021Walker Bay dinghy/motor mounted on transom davitsSolar Panel 300 wattWind Generator 500WGenerator
2 Mermaid AC Units  (forward 13,500btu unit new 10/2021)

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The 13+' beam in the Offshore 40 is ideally suited for extended periods of living aboard. She can sleep 7 in 2 cabins and the convertible salon settees. Tasteful teak paneling and teak and holly sole throughout.  

The master stateroom is aft with a large, comfortable centerline queen berth, a large cedar-lined hanging locker, generous storage space, an overhead hatch, two opening ports, a private entrance to the head plus a privacy door to the salon.

The head is aft to port and can be accessed from the master stateroom or the salon. It features a marine toilet, vanity with sink, a separate stall shower complete with a teak shower seat, curtain and bulkhead mounted shower unit, and opening port plus storage for toiletries.

The salon is mid ship with port and starboard facing settees (starboard settee makes into a berth to sleep two, port settee sleeps 1,  there is a teak cocktail table and a teak dining table which are both removable,  storage rack, and a full size nav station with chart storage, VHF,  just forward of the head

The galley is amid ship to starboard with double (deep) stainless steel sinks, a new three burner propane stove with oven, Microwave, Cold plate refrigeration with  lots of storage lockers and cabinets for food and dishes.

Engine / Generator access is good with removable panels on both sides plus behind the companionway steps.

The forward stateroom features a V berth, hanging locker, storage  and ensuited sink.

The vessel has a teak and holly sole, beautiful  teak paneling, newer upholstery,  helo fans,  6'4" headroom, three overhatches and 8 opening ports. The interior of this vessel has new LED lights throughout, shows very little use and is free from diesel or head odors found on many boats.


Cold Plate Freezer and refrigerator  

Microwave oven

Deep double stainless steel sink

3 Burner Stove Oven (New 2017)

Lots of counter space, drawer and cabinet storage

Coffee Maker


Garmin GPS Map 7610 xsv Color Chart Plotter, with depth sounder,  Radar (new 2018)
Garmin 4kw HD Radome (New 2018)
Garmin Autopilot, Interfaced (New2018)
Garmin Wind Direction and Speed, (New 2018)
Lowrance Link 8 VHF with DSC (New 2018)
Standard Horizon Hand Held VHF
Plastimo Compass, newer
Sony CD/AM/FM with 10 CD Changer


Universal generator 

2 8D AGM Batteries, 1 Grp 31 AGM Generator Battery

500 w Wind Generator

300 W Solar Panel

110 Volt AC electrical system

12 Volt DC electrical system

Xantrex Charger

Battery parallel switch

2 Newer 30AMP Dockside electrical cable, 1 12', 1 50' 

12 Volt lighting system, mostly LED

Engine room light

(7) 110 Volt receptacles


Bottom sandblasted, barrier coat applied and bottom paint 3/21
Solid fiberglass hull construction
Manual Whale Bilge pump
9.5ft Walker Bay Dinghy
Tohatsu 9.8 HP 4 stroke outboard with transom mount
Transom Dinghy davit
Custom swim platform
LED Nav lights

Plough primary anchor with 200' chain rode, 
Danforth secondary anchor with rode
Fresh water washdown aft
Propane grill
Closed cell cockpit cushions, nice shape
Wood ships wheel.  Original Stainless Steel ships wheel included
Sunbrella pedestal cover
Bimini  and Dodger all canvas and Strataglass new 10/21
Deck has been Awlgripped

Sails and Rigging

Stainless standing rigging

Mainsail New 2017 and 110% Genoa  sails  

Asymmetrical Spinnaker

Fully batten main with two single line reefing points.

Lazy Jacks

Harken roller furling

Sheets and lines lead back to cockpit.

2 stainless Lewmar winch handles 

Custom line and winch storage bags mounted at companionway

2 Lewmar 48 and 1 Lewmar 30 self tailing winches.

2 Lewmar 24's on mast


  –  Phasor 50HP (Kubota) new 2014  1375 hours  Receipts available

  –  New Sea Strainer 2021, many clamps and hoses replaced 2021
  –  Ample spares, Hoses, belts, filters, impeller, etc.
  –  Cutlass bearing New 2018
  –  Dripless Shaft Seal New 10/21

  –  2 Mermaid A/C, Forward 13,500 btu New 10/21,  Aft 5000 btu, new 2013
  –  Custom fresh water flush on each unit
  – Three blade bronze propeller 
  – Two independent automatic bilge pumps,  one Whale manual bilge pump,
  –  6 gallon hot water heater, NEW 6/21
  – Some ball valves replaced
  – Racor fuel/water separator on main and generator



Some decorations

Personal Items


EYS 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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