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Wauquiez Centurion 40S

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Boat ref 494

Boat Reference 494    
Boat Name Mariblu Build Year 2005
Boat Price 160,000 EUR VAT Status paid
Hull Construction Fibreglass Lying Sardinia, Italy
Builder Wauquiez Designer Berret/Racoupeau
LOA 12.35m LWL 11.11m
Deaft 1.80m Beam 3.85m
Displacement 7200kg Ballast 0kg
Engine(s) Single Engine Horsepower 55
Fuel Type Diesel Fuel Tankage 200 Litres
Water Tankage 200 Litres Holding 85 Litres

General Description

'Mariblu', Centurion 40S, built in 2005 by Wauquiez in France to a Berret/Racoupeau design. GRP hull, foam sandwich construction in white hull colour with white superstructure and teak laid decks, cockpit floor and seating. Shoal draft lead keel. Wheel steering & emergency tiller.
Brochure information: Balsa sandwich construction, 'Infusion' technology, composite structure glassed to the hull… These techniques guarantee a minimum weight and a maximum rigidity, resulting in an excellent ballast/displacement ratio for each Centurion yacht and outstanding performance upwind in any weather, even with a short-handed crew. To better protect each Centurion yacht the external coast of the hull are built using bisphenolic resins. The lead, antimony hardened keel is attached with stainless steel bolts.


Teak varnished interior with beige upholstery throughout. 1.90m headroom. Large owner's cabin forward with double V berth (1.98m x 1.55m), with mattress, hanging locker, drawers under bed, vanity unit with mirror, lockers & drawers and opening hatches. Second double cabin aft, to starboard with double berth (1.98 x 1.90m), mattress, hanging locker, cupboard and storage space, 1 x opening hatch & 1 opening port. Both cabins have 1.90m headroom. Heads compartment, port of companionway, with washbasin, mirrored cupboard and separate, fully enclosed shower cubicle with wet locker & waterproof storage and opening hatch. The spacious saloon (headroom 1.81m) has comfortable U shaped settee to starboard & bench style settee (optional sea berths if required) opposite with 2 part saloon table. Large chart table with curved seat, chart storage, electric panel & console for instruments, lockers & shelf. An L shaped galley has a gimballed 2 x burner s/s cooker with oven and burner cover (doubles as tray), 12V refrigerator, ice box, double s/s sinks with pressurised hot & cold water. Crockery for 6. Curtains on portholes & windows in saloon & cabins. Stereo/CD player. 200 lt water capacity in polyethylene tank (with electric gauge). 42 lt hot water tank with heating from engine or 220v/110v electric coil. 85 lt holding tank. Numerous stainless steel hand/grab rails and halogen lighting, integrated in ceilings throughout. Reading lights at heads of berths, cabin heating.


Yanmar 4JH4CE, 54hp, diesel engine, 580 hours. 3 x bladed Flex'o'Fold folding propeller. 14v/60ah alternator,2 x 12v/140ah service batteries, 12v/88ah maintenance free engine battery, 50a/h automatic battery charger. Electric and manual bilge pumps. Engine control panel & throttle in cockpit, bowthruster.


Sloop rig. Keel stepped anodised aluminium mast, s/s standing rigging, backstay tension adjustment on split backstay. Full batten pre-equipment with ball bearing cars, fully battened mainsail (mainsail and genoa renovated 2011), with self stacking boom cover (needs attention). Headsail furling and 140% furling genoa,Storm jib (2009), Gennaker (2009), 2x Harken s/t 46.2 primary winches, 2 x s/t 40.2 secondary winches and 2 x s/t 46.2 manoevring winches on coachroof. Brochure information: The rig, with its keel stepped mast, is also part of the structure and the interconnected chainplate tie rods ensure a perfect distribution of mechanical & dynamic loads throughout the boat.


Raymarine electronic navigation pack with ST60 log, speed, depth, wind speed & direction,2x repeaters, Autohelm pilot, Raymarine multifunction monitor at chart table with chart plotter and radar,Raymarine VHF with external speaker & antenna.


Electric anchor windlass, 20kg Delta anchor & 30m x 10m chain & 30m warp, stainless steel bow fitting with double rollers, large anchor locker with mooring line attachment. Shore power. Deck shower & bathing platform. Fenders and warps. Sprayhood. Liferaft locker. Safety gear, 2 x Horseshoe Lifebuoys and light, 10 man liferaft, dinghy, outboard, second anchor, some tools, some charts and books, safe, clock and barometer.
Brochure information: An uncompromising selection of the best equipment: the best assembly must rely on its smallest component. This is why every element of rigging and deck equipment, electrical and mechanical systems has been studied in collaboration with the best manufacturers and carefully mounted by experienced specialists.


A beautiful, comfortable cruising yacht she is powerful, fast & sleek. This is a lightly used yacht, the first owner is selling due to the birth of his two children. Topsides repolished in 2011.
Brochure information: A Centurion yacht is designed for her owner's comfort and enjoyment, whether at sea or at a mooring. Space, convenient storage and on-board living pleasure are given priority, as well as an efficient deck layout to easily enjoy, the outstanding sailing qualities of your yacht, in any kind of weather conditions. A very high level of finish, the decks covered by the best teak and truly magnificent interior woodwork, stunning to look at and silky soft to touch are just symbols of the constant Wauquiez obsession for quality.

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In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate, at this own expense, to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part. The vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.