Swan 53 sold by Yeoman Yachts:


  • Year:

  • Model:

    Swan 53
  • Location:

    Newport - Rhode Island - USA

Sold - Swan 53 FOX

  • Model:
    1988 Swan 53
  • LOA:
    53 ft 0 in
  • Beam:
    15 ft 6 in
  • Draft:
    10 ft 2 in
  • Displacement:
    44000 lbs Full Load
  • Ballast:
    18518 lbs
  • Keel:
  • Engine:
    Volvo TMD 31A

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White gel coat solid fiberglass hull.
Gold sheer stripe.
Double blue waterline stripe.
Fin keel draft 10’2″.
Spade rudder.


Cored fiberglass decks with teak overlay.
Aft cockpit and mid cockpit with bridge deck between.
2 x cockpit lockers.
1 x large lazarette locker.
1 x propane locker under hem seat.
Stainless steel stem head fitting with single stainless steel anchor roller.
60lb CQR anchor with chain.
MOD Falcon electric windlass mounted under deck with chain gypsy and anchor rode winches.
Up and down windlass foot switches mounted on foredeck.
Aluminum anodized toe rails.
Stainless steel bow and stern rails.
Stainless steel stanchions.
1x 19 stainless steel double lifelines.
Life line gate to starboard.
2 x pair mooring cleats, 1 pair forward and 1 pair aft.
Companionway spray hood.
Aft cockpit dodger.
Bimini in aft cockpit.
Stainless steel radar and antenna posts aft port and starboard.
Outboard bracket on stern rail.
Stainless steel fold down swim ladder on stern.
Life raft storage forward of companionway.
2 x pair aluminum anodized genoa tracks.
1 x curved main sheet traveler track.
Pedestal steering with stainless steel wheel and elk hide cover.
Double headsail turning blocks.


All Lewmar except as noted.
4 x #52, ST, 2 speed, halyard on coachroof.
3 x #43, ST, 2 speed, main halyard and topping lift aft of coachroof.
1 x #30, ST, 2 speed, ST, 2 speed car control.
2 x #980.3 Harken/Barbarossa, ST, 3 speed with coffee grinder.
2 x #43, ST, 2 speed, main sheet.
2 x #30, ST, 2 speed, main traveler.
2 x #55, ST, 2 speed, secondaries.

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Sleeps 8 in 4 separate cabins plus 3 more in the main saloon for a total of 11. Varnished hand rubbed teak veneer over marine ply furniture. Teak and holly cabin sole throughout. Floor boards totally removable to gain full access to the bilges. Vinyl over panels headliner.

Large storage bins.
Teak grate on sole.
Large opening hatch over.
Steps on aft port bulkhead to overhead hatch.

Located aft of the forepeak full beam.
White gel coated fiberglass unit to half height.
Lavac head to port.
Sink to starboard.
Telephone type shower from sink.
Teak grate on cabin sole.
Hot and cold pressure water.

Located aft of the forward head.
2 x single bunks, one above the other.
3 x storage lockers outboard.
Hanging locker with drawers forward.
Storage under lower bunk.

Located aft of the shower.
2 x single bunks, one above the other.
3 x storage lockers outboard.
Hanging locker forward with drawers.
Storage under lower bunk.

“L” settee to port.
Bench seat for 2 on centerline with storage under.
Dinette table port side with storage in the base.
Fold down pilot bunk port side.
Storage behind seat backs and under settee.
Lockers to starboard with TV space.

Side load Isotherm fridge forward.
Lockers and drawers forward.
4 x burner Force 10 propane stove.
Top loading freezer aft.
Storage outboard.
GE microwave oven.
Stainless steel work top inboard surrounding double stainless steel sinks.
Hot and cold pressure water.
Pressure sea water.
2 x foot pumps.
Storage under sinks.
Trash locker forward.
Dish draining rack over sinks.

2 x single bunks, 1 to port and 1 to starboard.
Double settee on centerline.
Mirror forward.
Hanging lockers forward port and starboard.

Access from master cabin and from navigation station.
White gel coat fiberglass unit to half height.
Sealand vacuflush head.
Holding tank.
Lockers inboard and outboard.
Teak grate on cabin sole.
Telephone type shower.
Hot and cold pressure water.


Volvo TMD 31A diesel engine.
Morse single lever engine controls starboard side of pedestal.
Engine instruments starboard side of pedestal.

Note, engine was replaced with a used Volvo TMD-31A in 2012. It is believed there are about 2,000 hours on the engine but there is no hour meter to prove it. 


Webasto air conditioning.
7 x deck hatches.
8 x opening ports.
6 x fixed ports.
3 x dorade vents with cowls and stainless steel protection bars.
Spectra water maker
Fans in cabins.


Fresh Water Tanks: Stainless Steel (200 gallons)

Fuel Tanks: Stainless steel (106 Gallons)


110volt AC system.
110volt outlets throughout.
24volt DC system.
Xantrex RS40 sine wave inverter.
AC and DC electrical panel located at navigation station.
Deck light forward side of mast.
Steaming light forward side of mast.


Raymarine 6001 autopilot with remote head port side of wheel.
ICOM Command MIC port side of wheel.
Suunto pedestal compass.
Forward of aft cockpit is:
B&G Hydra 2000 MFD.
B&G analogue wind direction.
B&G analogue magnified wind direction.
B&G analogue wind speed.
B&G analogue depth sounder.
At mast is 3 B&G displays.
At the navigation station is:
Raymarine RN300 GPS.
Raymarine RL80C radar.
ICOM SP-24 speaker.
B&G Hydra 2000.
Windex at top of mast.


Aluminum anodized triple spreader Nautor built mast.
Harken Batt Cars.
Mast steps to goose neck.
Navtec stainless steel rod rigging.
Aluminum anodized Nautor built boom.
Spinnaker pole track on forward side of mast.
Aluminum anodized Nautor built spinnaker pole.
Aluminum anodized Nautor built reaching strut.
Aluminum shroud covers.
Reckmann headsail roller furling.
Removable inner forestay.
Lazy jacks.
Navtec hydraulic boom vang.
Navtec hydraulic backstay
Navtec hydraulic baby stay.
Navtec hydraulic controls panel forward of pedestal.


1 cruising 3 DL mainsail 2006 North
1 150% Dacron tri-radial furling head sail Hood
1 130% Gatorback head sail 2006 North
1 100% dacron head sail 
1 1 heavy storm jib
1 1 heavy storm stay sail
1 1 Tri sail 
1 Cruising spinnaker green/yellow w/sock and collar 
1 .75oz Spinnaker blue 2006 North
1 .75oz Spinnaker green/yellow 2006
1 .5oz Drifter red/white wire luff 2005
1 asymetrical spinnaker 2007 Lithgard


Lifesling in container located to stern rail.
MOM-8 located on stern rail.
Honda 5HP outboard engine.
Toshiba TV.

Canvas winter cover


Owner's clock and barometer

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