SWAN 46 sold by Yeoman Yachts:


  • Year:

  • Model:

    SWAN 46
  • Location:

    Jamestown, RI


  • Model:
    1985 SWAN 46
  • Hull Number:
  • LOA:
    46 ft 0 in
  • Beam:
    14 ft 5 in
  • Draft:
    6 ft 0 in
  • Displacement:
    31300 lb
  • Ballast:
    11400 lb
  • Keel:
  • Engine:

WIND DANCER is a shallow draft (6’), Scheel keel version of this most popular Swan 46. WIND DANCER is hull number 41 of over 100 Swan 46s built over a 14 year production time period. 

It is hard to imagine a Swan 46 in better condition than WIND DANCER! Over recent years WIND DANCER has received new teak decks, new engine, new sails, new rigging, new electric winches and most recently, new electronics. Fully air conditioned, WIND DANCER is literally ready to place your groceries aboard and go sailing. Priced for a speedy sale, offers are encouraged.


Solid fiberglass, white gel coat hull

Single blue sheer and waterline stripes

Hull compounded and waxed (2019)

Blue antifouling

Scheel keel (6 foot draft)

Fiberglass spade rudder

Stainless steel stern boarding ladder



Cored fiberglass white gel coat deck with blue combing stripe

Teak overlay (2009)

2 x cockpits

Deck access anchor locker

Deck salt water wash down in anchor locker

1 x port side cockpit locker

2 x stern lazarette lockers, 1 port side for the 2 propane tanks

Companionway in forward cockpit

Anodized aluminum toe rails

Stainless steel stem head fitting with single roller

Stainless steel bow and stern rails

1 x 19 stainless steel double lifelines

Lifeline gates port and starboard

Wheel steering with pedestal and stainless steel guard

Leather wrapped wheel

Lofrans electric Falcon FK001740, 1500watt, 24 volt windlass with chain gypsy and rode winch. Top cleat and brake.

3 x pair of mooring cleats, forward, midship and aft.

2 x pair of aluminum genoa tracks with Harken cars

Radar antenna post on starboard transom

Teak cockpit table

Dodger over companionway


Spinlock triple line stopper port and starboard side


All Lewmar black anodized

2 x #65, ST, electric reversible primary

1 x #46, ST, 2SP mainsheet forward of aft cockpit

2 x #46, ST, 2SP utility coachroof

2 x #52, ST, 2SP halyard coachroof

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Sleeps 6. 2 in each of the 2 sleeping cabins and 3 in the main saloon. 2 heads. Hand rubbed, varnished teak interior throughout. Teak and holly cabin sole (varnished, 3 coats, top and bottom, 2012). Off white vinyl headliner.


Offset double bunk to port with new foam (2012) with ample locker space under.  Fold up pipe bunk to starboard. Seat to starboard. Aircraft lockers to port. Lockers aft to port. Hanging locker aft to starboard.


Located aft of the forward cabin and on the port side. White fiberglass unit to half height. Dometic Electric head. Sink with pressure hot and cold water. Telephone type shower. Teak shower grate.


"U" shaped settee to port with pilot berth out board. Straight settee to starboard with shelving and lockers outboard. Tan upholstery. Entertainment center starboard side with Polaroid HDMI TV and DVD player. Fixed table on centerline with folding leaves each side.


Located aft of the saloon and on the starboard side. Forward facing. Double seat. Surrounded with navigation and communication instruments as well as the electrical panel. Chart storage. Drawers.


Located aft of the saloon and on the port side in the walkway to the aft cabin. Double stainless steel sinks aft and outboard with pressure hot and cold water. Next forward is the Force 10, propane, 3 burner stove with oven. Iceberg side loading fridge and Iceberg top loading freezer.


Access to the engine space is from under the companionway steps and from a removable panel in the galley. Treads on companionway steps replaced (2012).


Offset double bunk to starboard with new foam (2012) with a quarter round seat to port. Vanity forward and on centerline with mirror. Hanging locker to port. Lockers to starboard. Drawers under bunk. Storage under bunk and between bunk and seat. 2 fans.


Located forward of the aft cabin and on the starboard side. Same as forward head.

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Yanmar 4JH4TX2 (2010) 

Transmission (2010)

Max prop V (2010)

Stainless steel propeller shaft (2010)

Prop shaft Shark line cutter (2012)

Fuel system (ex tanks) replaced (2012)

Dual Racor 500 fuel filters (2012) 



Spectra Watermaker

Fresh water pressure pump, motor, pressure switch and diaphragm

Water heater serviced

2 x Rule electric bilge pumps

2 x manual Whale Gusher 8 pumps

2 x Dometic Electric heads

Black water, stainless steel, holding tank for forward head only (2012)

Forward head hoses and "Y" valve replaced (2012)

Head macerator pump (2012)

Foot pumps replaced (2012)  

Shutoff and check valves on foot pumps (2012)

Galley sink pump (rebuilt 2012)

Galley faucet replaced (2012)

SMXir reverse cycle air conditioning with digital control pad in saloon and aft cabin

1 x 10,000 btu unit aft cabin

1 x 16,000 btu unit saloon and forward cabin

5 x dorade vents with cowls

3 x mushroom vents

11 opening ports

8 deck hatches



Electrical panel at navigation station for 24 volt and 110 volt

110 volt shore power system

110 volt outlets through interior

24 volt outlet at navigation station

2 x shore power cords

2 x shore power deck connectors

4 x house batteries

1 x engine start battery

Inverter/battery charger

Blue Sea Systems battery monitor

Heart Interface Link 2000R

Overhead light fixtures replaced with metal LED lights in original teak bezels (2012)

Reading lights

Navigation lights LED (2012) 



Raymarine Hybrid Touch screen at helm station.

Raymarine Hybrid Touch screen at navigation station.

B&G H3000 wind, speed and depth instruments

2 x B&G H3000 displays at navigation station

2 x B&G displays forward end of aft cockpit

2 x analogue magnified AWA and AWA forward end of aft cockpit

2 x B&G displays, 1 each side of companionway

Fusion MS-AV750 stereo system at nav station. Fusion MS-NRX200i in cockpit

West Marine submersible hand held VHF150

Iridium sat phone

Icom IC-M700 Pro SSB

Icom IC-M506 VHF

Simrad autopilot AP24 head at navigation station

Simrad autopilot AP25 head at helm station

Polyplaner stereo

Speakers throughout interior

Speakers in cockpit



Aluminum Nautor mast and boom

Double spreader mast

Stainless steel Navtec rod rigging

Rod rigging replaced in about 1995 and reheaded in about 2005

New running rigging

Harken mainsail track with bat cars

Third reef line added (2012)

Trisail track

Deck light

Steaming light

Aluminum with carbon Forespar whisker pole

Aluminum strut

Harken headsail roller furling

Navtec hydraulic panel in cockpit for vang, backstay, babystay and inner forestay

Lazy jacks for mainsail (2012)


North mainsail with Harken bat cars and full length battens (2009)

North 140% roller furling genoa with ATN (2009)


Hood asymetrical spinnaker with sock and launch bag


Storm jib


Hood mainsail

120% genoa

100% genoa

Hood, 0.75oz spinnaker

Hood, #1 Mylar racing genoa w/turtle

Hood, #2 Mylar racing genoa w/turtle

Hood, #3 Mylar racing genoa w/turtle



Achilles RIB (2007)

Mercury 8hp outboard engine

Global fix EPIRB (recertified 2012)

Winslow 6 person liferaft in a cannister on a cradle fwd of companioway (recertified 2012)

MOM8 (recertified 2012)

Suncor 45lb plowmaster stainless steel CQR anchor



Mooring lines


Boat hook

Emergency tiller

Weems and Plath clock and barometer

Blue Sunbrella canvas wheel cover

Blue Sunbrella mainsail cover

Sun awning from mast to backstay

Winter cover



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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Keith Yeoman

Yeoman Yachts

T: +1 401 846 1090


Yeoman Yachts LLC

449 Thames St, Newport,
Rhode Island 02840, United States
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