48' Morris 2008

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PRICE REDUCTION! A truly exceptional piece ofcraftsmanship from one of the finest modern American yacht builders. KISMET is two boats in one: a bespoke cruising yacht with attention to detail shown at every turn, and a Bermuda-ready ocean racing machine, with a Hall Spars carbon rig, North Sails inventory, and winning track record with her two owners. IRC rating in 2015 was 1.126 If you are not prepared to sacrifice elegance, craftsmanship and beauty just to go fast, this is a boat that should be on your short list. Motivated seller.

United Yacht Sales New Jersey would love to guide you through a personal showing of this 48' Morris 48 2008. This yacht for sale is located in Mamaroneck, New York and priced at $599,000. For a showing please contact us by filling out the form on this page and we will get back to you shortly!






Cruise Speed:


Max Speed:


Range NMI:



13' 10"

Engine Details:

Yanmar 4JH4-TE

Engine 1:

2008 2600.00 HRS 75.00 HP

Engine 2:

2008 2600.00 HRS 75.00 HP

Engine Fuel:

Inboard Diesel

Fuel Capacity:

140 GAL

Water Capacity:

121 GAL


ACCOMMODATIONS: The interior layout accommodates 7 people in 3 private sleeping areas, with 2 additional berths on settees that pull out to provide comfortable single berths. All berths feature lee cloths. A large head forward to port is connected to the master cabin. A second head aft includes a separate stall shower, which can double as a wet locker on deliveries. The U-shaped galley is aft of the forward cabin & head to port, with a settee & storage opposite to starboard. The dinette & nav station, under the raised portion of the salon, have abundant light & visibility to the outside. Interior Finish: The interior of the boat is finished in a Herreshoff style w/white bulkheads & contrasting satin-varnished cherry trim Teak & holly cabin sole w/latched lift-outs for service access below (entire cabin sole removable for complete access to bilges) Cabin sole lift-outs, chart table, bunk top lift-outs, galley & ice box lids secured for knockdowns w/latches Decolite balsa-core bulkheads minimize weight Hull sheathing in satin-varnished cherry battens Overhead finished with cherry battens Four loop varnished cherry handrails on overhead Doors are cherry-style & rail w/flat cherry panels Door frames are cherry w/arched top & mitered corners Locker doors are cherry-style & rail w/flat panels Hanging locker doors are cherry-style & rail w/louvers Interior lockers lined w/cork Cherry companionway ladder w/teak treads Lee cloths on starboard settee, port aft cabin berth, V-berth & starboard aft cabin berth Ultrasuede cushions w/slip covers for all Cushion foam upgrades (Visco-Elastic) on all sleeping berths Custom protective floor covering for cabin sole while racing Forward cabin: V-berth w/removable filler, shelves w/fiddles port & starboard, 4 large drawers below w/drop doors below for access to hull, large hanging locker w/2 fiddled shelves above, cork lining to starboard, bureau forward between berth & hanging locker, bureau port aft of berth, countertop & locker above, 2 drawers & a drop front below, bulkhead-mounted reading lights at forward & aft ends of berth, cherry-framed 12V fans mounted at forward end of berth Hull clad w/varnished cherry sheathing; large s/s overhead hatch trimmed in varnished cherry w/retractable screen & shade, 3 s/s opening port lights,2 rectangular hull port lights w/cherry trim rings port & starboard, overhead dorades w/internal screen & airflow control Forward head: High-pressure laminate-covered bulkheads, molded fiberglass floor w/integral sump & grate Scandvik oval s/s sink w/Scandvik mixer faucet, vanity cabinet w/locker door, Corian countertop w/satin-varnished teak trim, large teak-framed mirror on bulkhead with rod light above, outboard storage cabinet w/shelf & sliding doors,2 s/s towel bars Fixed shower w/acrylic doors, Scanmix thermostatic mixer control Wilcox Skipper manual toilet; holding tank w/Y-valve, deck pump-out & manual pump-out Small overhead s/s hatch, opening port,overhead dorade w/internal screen & airflow control Main Salon: Large comfortable elevated U-shaped dinette to port aft of galley, outboard berth in dinette area pulls out to create more sleeping area (outboard leaf of table folds down to act as lee board); fixed dining table w/folding leaves, drawer, liquor storage; chart storage locker w/long single-drop front door outboard above dinette seat backrests. Starboard settee forward of raised salon opposite galley has pull-out to make wider berth, 2storage lockers above backrest fore & aft w/varnished sheathing between, hull port light w/cherry trim ring centered between lockers, book shelf built in below, large raised windows, 2 overhead hatches LCD TV built in a cherry frame mounted on aft bulkhead Nav Station: Forward facing nav station w/opening top for chart storage, 2 drawers, book storage, upholstered bench seat w/storage drawers under Custom electrical panel for 12V & 110V systems mounted in locker outboard, shelving & cabinet for mounting electronics (Raymarine plotter/radar display, B & G instrument display, VHF, SSB) Port Aft Cabin: Double quarter berth offset to port w/lee cloths, shelf outboard, hull port light w/cherry trim ring, hanging locker w/shelf above, s/s hanging rod w/cork insulation on hull, bureau aft of hanging locker w/shelves & fiddles, foot locker, countertop locker,small overhead hatch, 2 fans Aft Head & Shower: High-pressure laminate-covered bulkheads, Corian countertop, satin-varnished teak trim, large sliding-door cabinet outboard of toilet w/shelf, wet locker w/acrylic doors Vacuflush head system Scandvik oval s/s sink w/locker below, wood frame mirror, toilet paper holder, soap dispenser, Corian toothbrush & cup holder, 2 s/s towel bars Separate shower compartment w/molded fiberglass floor, integral sump & grate, wall-mount shower head, Scanmix temperature-controlled mixer valve Starboard Aft Cabin: Single berth w/shelf above, hull port light, cherry hull sheathing, storage, remote engine panel, emergency bilge pump GALLEY: Secure U-shaped galley to port 2 steps down from raised salon Corian countertops w/cherry fiddles Custom storage locker for coffeemaker, thermos & coffee mugs on aft bulkhead above sink Custom tilt-out trash bin Highly-polished deep double s/s sink, Seagull X-1F water filter, 2 Whale foot pumps (1 for fresh, 1 for salt) Seafrost DC refrigeration system (refrigerator & freezer have separate top-loading hatches, large capacity, adjustable custom shelves) Second freezer built into aft leg of dinette w/own Sea Frost DC compressor system & 2 evaporator plates Overhead storage locker at forward end of galley above ice box has full-width shelf, open shelves below locker w/rod light mounted to underside Force 10 3-burner propane stove w/thermostatically-controlled oven & broiler, s/s stove guard bar, optional cutting board w/fiddles fits on top of stove (stored in slot directly forward of stove) Pot locker below stove, full-length storage locker w/sliding doors outboard of stove Hull port light w/cherry trim ring centered outboard of stove Sliding storage outboard below port light, outboard cabinet forward of port light Microwave oven mounted aft of port light Large s/s overhead hatch incorporates retractable screen & shade Potable Water: 2 S/S tanks w/inspection ports total 125 gal. water capacity Water supply manifold w/full-flow ball valves 10 gal. S/S water heater (engine/110V) Shurflo Smart-Sensor pressure water system pump Spectra Ventura 150 water maker w/MPC automatic control unit Propane: 2 10 lb. Propane tanks Tee from propane system w/hose to BBQ grill Xintex propane system monitor & solenoid w/sniffer mounted below galley stove ELECTRONICS & NAVIGATION: ICOM M504 VHF at nav station, full-function remote VHF mic at pedestal B&G H3000 instruments w/Performance Processor Package interfaced w/GPS, auto pilot & radar, also includes USB cable run to connect a computer; 2GFD displays mounted in sea hood adjacent to analog wind & magnified wind displays, 1GFD display mounted at nav station, 3large 20/20 displays mounted in custom bracket on aft face of mast, Raymarine 125 GPS sensor B&G H3000 auto pilot system w/Simrad hydraulic drive unit and B&G gyro compass B&G Vision wireless remote for auto pilot & instrument system Raymarine E80 radar/chart plotter at nav station Raymarine E80 radar/chart plotter at pedestal Raymarine AIS receiver & transmitter Raymarine 2KW radar antenna mounted on radar post at stern ICOM M802 SSB at nav station w/AT-140 tuner mounted in lazarette Iridium satellite phone at nav station LCD display at the Nav Station Multiplexer at nav station to manage inputs for computer & nav data 2 Mobri radar reflectors Entertainment: Alpine AM/FM stereo w/built-in DVD player,2 Sonance speakers & 2 Alpine speakers for interior,2 Alpine waterproof cockpit speakers, IPOD interface kit Sharp Aquos LCD TV mounted in main salon in cherry frame (interfaced w/stereo & DVD player) (includes cable run to computer location in nav station) Shore inlet for cable TV ELECTRICAL: 5 AGM batteries new July 2017 (4 4D house, Optima starting) 12V/110V Systems w/combined Mastervolt panel consistingof breakers, illuminated labels, digital voltmeter, digital amp meters Polarity indicator, main breakers, battery manager, switches & cross connect system for emergency starting 140 amp Engine alternator w/Ample Power smart voltage regulator Second 160 amp alternator, spare Ample Power multi-stage smart regulator, Powerline regulator Mastervolt 2000 watt sine-wave inverter, separate Mass 80amp charger w/remote panel AC outlets in galley, aft head, forward cabin, main salon, aft cabin, plus 6 extra outlets DC outlets in cockpit winch pocket, nav station, plus outlets in foredeck locker & pedestal 9 Extra 12V outlets throughout boat 2 Two-pin DC inlets in sea hood for solar panels Shore power inlet, shore power cord Navigation lights including running lights & stern light (upgraded to LED), combo steaming/foredeck light Upgraded Lopolight LED w/strobe light in lieu of standard tri-color masthead light Halogen spreader lights Halogen flood light at top of radar post Swivel reading lights, dome lights (red/white lights), rod lights throughout boat Courtesy lights at base of companionway ladder & in stair riser entering salon, plus 6 additional courtesy lights Fans located throughout boat with dedicated circuit breaker on electrical panel Boarding light below bottom transom step Copper bonding strap for ground & lightning protection SSB bonding Waterproof switch panel in cockpit for exterior lights HULL & DECKS: Hull Construction: 2013 Flag Blue Awlgrip hull, white Awlgrip boot stripe, recessed cove stripe w/gold leaf detail;Interlux 2000 barrier coat below waterline, red bottom paint; white gel coat deck w/tan non-skid Hull is laminate of Kevlar/E-glass glass laminate layer in both outer & inner skin over 1 Corecell core using Hydrex vinylester resin Hull deck joint is solid glass hull shelf bedded to deck w/3M 5200 & mechanically fastened every 4" Sugar scoop stern w/integrated steps to cockpit, mount for swim ladder 6 Hull port lights Gray gel coat bilge Jim Taylor designed externally fastened lead keel w/deep balanced carbon fiber spade rudder & rudder post Forespar Marelon-type reinforced plastic seacocks Deck Construction: Deck is laminate of E-glass over 2.54 cm Corecell core utilizing Hydrex vinylester resin White gel coat deck, tan non-skid Forepeak storage separated from forward cabin by watertight bulkhead, fiberglass flush-mounted hatch to forepeak Deck Hardware: All deck fasteners drilled & tapped Hardware bedded & bolted through deck w/backing plates Teak dorade boxes with s/s cowl vents, removable s/s guards, screens & sliding draft controls 6 Manship s/s hatches w/Ocean-Air Skyscreens 8 Opening glass port lights through cabin side in lieu of fixed ports Second opening port light in starboard cockpit well 4 Bent glass laminated safety glass windows port & starboard,3 flat glass laminated safety glass forward, upgraded Low-E glass for salon windows 2-Piece s/s folding ladder at transom Teak toe rails, hand rails & dorades All teak has custom sun covers, including toe rails S/S deck fills w/integral folding levers for all fuel, water & holding tanks Custom s/s chain plates w/removable cover plates Cockpit: Canvas dodger, bimini & connector Racing dodger Teak drop boards w/storage bag Halogen boom light w/dimmer switch Upgraded Edson Visions II series pedestal w/Ritchie compass & through shaft wheel brake, single lever control, s/s guard 60" wheel Cockpit drains w/sizing to meet ORC requirements 3 Sail lockers with s/s gas pistons Shelf in starboard lazarette locker to store life raft Transom shower SAILS & RIGGING: Cruising Sails: 2008 North Spectra Norlam full-batten main w/2 reef points & Dutchman system 2008 North Spectra Norlam roller furling jib Racing Sails: 2014 North 3Di 780 main 2009 North 3DL #1 genoa 2012 North 3DL #2 genoa 2012 North 3DL #3 jib 2012 North 3DL #4 jib 2014 North 3Di furling jib 2008 North A2 asym. spinnaker 2008 North Code Zero 2009 North A1 asym. spinnaker 2010 North A2 asym. spinnaker 2014 North A4 asym. spinnaker Other 2008 North dacron staysail 2008 North dacron storm jib 2008 North dacron trysail w/dedicated mast track Winches: Lewmar 64 CCEST electric primaries Lemmar 58 CCEST electric mainsheet Lewmar 44 STC reefing on cabin top Lewmar 48 STEC electric main halyard on cabin top under dodger 2 Lewmar STC at base of mast for jib & spinnaker halyards Spars & Rigging: Hall Spars carbon fiber mast & boom Discontinuous rod rigging Dutchman mainsail system Boom vang w/increased purchase (6:1) Spartite mast wedge Harken Big Boat traveler located on cabin top forward of dodger w/control lines led aft port & starboard (8:1 purchase) Double-ended mainsheet system run to secondary winches port & starboard Harken Big Boat genoa tracks w/stop cars (tracks w/line control cars) Rope clutches on cabin top for main halyard, reef lines, mainsheet & jib furling line Harken M4 headsail furler Masthead windex Removable inner forestay system w/2 halyards, running backstays w/detachable tails Antal storm trysail track Navtec hydraulic backstay adjuster Kevlar backstay w/antenna for SSB bonded to it Boom preventer Asymmetrical tack line (run aft to rope clutch & stand-up block outboard of cockpit) G-0 package w/Profurl EC4000 hoistable furler system includes dedicated halyard, rope clutch on spar, sheets & stand-up blocks for sheet leads; furling line led aft through series of stanchion lead blocks to rope clutch Awlgripped carbon spinnaker pole w/mast storage, mast track deployment w/adjustable car & butt lift system Custom jib in-hauler, hobble strap & crossover blocks forward of cabin top winches ENGINE & MECHANICAL: Engine: Upgraded Yanmar 75 HP diesel engine, upgraded Yanmar SD50 sail drive (2011) Engine compartment enclosed in Thinsulate & cork/aluminum sound-absorbing materials Seafire FE-241 automatic fire extinguisher system in engine compartment w/auto shutdown option for engine & generator Removable gasketed doors to lighted engine compartment have secure easy-open latches & are designed for direct access to all engine service points Second fuel tank with fuel manifold Electric stop & full instrument panel mounted in cockpit Remote engine panel at base of companionway Water pump fitted w/speed seal cover for easy access to impeller 3-Blade Flex-O-Fold feathering prop Dual Racor filter system w/vacuum gauge & water sensor, small LED mounted behind bowl Reverso oil change pump Climate Control: Espar D5L diesel heater w/4 vents Waste & Grey Water: Polyethylene holding tank aft Flexible 14.5 gal. holding tank forward Tanks can be emptied overboard through a seacock & discharge pump or by deck pumpout 2 Separate sump tanks for showers & refrigerator/freezer discharged overboard by Whale diaphragm pumps OTHER: 10-Man Winslow life raft (needs re-pack) Life jackets Flares M.O.M. Drogue & tether line Extensive spare parts Dock lines Fenders w/fleece covers Whale diaphragm bilge pump Johnson 2200 electric bilge pump w/Ultra Safety Systems float switches in bilge sump Ultra Safety Systems high water bilge alarm Aqualarm bilge alarm sounds every time pump runs continuously for more than 2 minutes Edson high-capacity manual bilge pump in cockpit Additional Edson 30GPM manual bilge pump below cabin sole in salon CO2 monitor 2 Dry chemical fire extinguishers Jack lines Ground Tackle: Removable anchor roller built to fit Rocna 45 lb anchor w/150' 5/16" HT galvanized chain &100' 5/8" braided rode Secondary Fortress anchor w/dedicated rode Forward section of forepeak locker divided w/storage for 2 anchor rodes Electric Muir windlass w/manual override & hand-held wired remote (sockets in forepeak & cockpit) Shurflo deck washdown system w/spigot on foredeck Luke storm anchor mounted below cabin sole (zip-tied under captain's cabin) Race Results and IRC: IRC rating of 1.126 (2015) 2nd Place - 2012 Newport Bermuda Race, IRC Class 6 1st Place - 2014 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, CSA 8 3rd Place - 2013 Marblehead Halifax Race, IRC-2

This listing is presented to you courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel.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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