REDUCED TO BE THE NEXT AND BEST MORGAN OUT ISLAND 41 SOLD!
Fair Winds is an excellent example of a 1980 Morgan Out Island 415 Ketch with custom pilothouse. Fresh 2019 bottom paint. Recent service on diesel engine and generator. Very well maintained by 2nd owners. Vessel comes with original owner's manuals in German and English. Many custom features and upgrades on this 1980 Morgan Ketch Pilothouse 415 Out Island including 6kw Northern Lights Generator with sound shield, 220W Solar Panel, KISS Wind Generator, 2000W Pure Sine-Wave Inverter/Charger. Custom fish-cleaning station, electric 2000lb dinghy lift. Comfortable, clean and well maintained makes this vessel the top choice for serious sailors and liveaboards. With her shallow draft and ketch rig with low bridge clearance, yet excellent ballast to displacement ratio, this Morgan 415 OI is as well-suited for Intracoastal cruises as she is for Caribbean passagemaking and getting in and out of some beautiful harbors that most other 40' sailboats will never experience.
She was re-launched in March after several months on the hard in early 2019 getting fresh bottom paint and all of her running gear and through-hulls thoroughly inspected, and is now ready for her next cruising adventure. Fair Winds is turn-key ready for new owners to provision and go cruising or for use as your new floating condo at your favorite marina.
Call today to schedule a personal inspection. You won't be disappointed!
Call Central Listing Agents: Team Messina
Lee Messina, CPYB Cell: 941.350.9020, Lee@ProYSi.com or
David Messina, Cell: 727.647.2262, David@ProYSi.com
Upon entering the three (3) cabin layout of this 41 Morgan Out Island 415 Pilothouse Ketch, you will immediately see that it is roomy, bright and comfortably inviting. The dual-entry interior is accented with beautiful varnished teak and a teak and holly sole. Immediately to port is a passage way leading aft to the master stateroom. Along the passage way and to starboard is the engine compartment which also houses the generator in a sound-shield. Continuing aft is a large master stateroom. The queen size bed is arranged athwartship. There is a private head with a standup shower, electric toilet, vanity and mirror. Storage is plentiful in the master stateroom.
Returning to the passage way and forward is the spacious salon. To port is a Navigation station with a large chart table and easy access to electronics. To starboard is a well- equipped functional galley with drawers and cabinets. Going forward to starboard is the dinette with a U-shaped settee and varnished teak table. The dining table converts to a double berth. To port is a comfortable long settee that converts to a single berth. Forward is a private stateroom with two (2) bunk beds, a private head w/ stand up shower, vanity, mirror and electric toilet. There is cool/heat air conditioning w/thermostat controls.
With the customized pilothouse, cruising in the most challenging weather is amazingly easy in this 1980 Morgan Out Island 415 Ketch. Stay dry and warm due to its custom construction of fiberglass, aluminum, hard Styrofoam and safety glass panes, for a clear 360-degree view. From the water retention system designed into the roof, to the newly upholstered cushions, and all the newer navigation system controls, this enclosure really makes life on the water easier, dryer and more enjoyable for all. Seating for up to 8-10 people, means everyone can join in on the fun of sailing. The pilothouse is equipped with 6.5" speakers just waiting for your stereo to be installed
This well equipped Navigation station includes all the navigation tools you will need to have a safe and productive journey. Under the navigation table find a Top-loading cooler. Storage for any and all your needs. Flip up stool. Equipment includes VHF, & HAM radios (needs repair) Large table surface for chart plotting.
Come down from the forward Companionway stairs into the salon and follow the hall way port to aft master stateroom suite, or use the aft Companionway from the cockpit to directly enter the Master Stateroom of this well-cared-for and updated 41 Morgan Out Island 415 Ketch 1980. Here find beautiful teak cabinetry throughout cabin and head. Shelves and storage abound. With her large athwartship double berth, with numerous lights throughout. All added features make this a great get-away.
Vanity with Stainless-steel sink and faucet. Newer electric flush toilet. This makes this beautifully-appointed wet head a great place to clean up after a fun day of swimming and diving.
From the Cozy enclosed Pilothouse Forward Companionway of this 1980 Morgan Out Island 415 Ketch, the stairs lead down into the galley to starboard with large double stainless sinks, large work surfaces, along with top-loading frig/freezer. Above you'll find storage for plates, bowls, spices, and the 12V frig/freezer with Coastal digital controls. Numerous 120VAC electrical outlets. Above the 2 burner stainless steel propane cook top, and stainless oven, you will find the microwave and additional storage drawers and shelves.
Galley Appliances & Systems:
Reknown among cruisers and liveaboards, the Morgan Out Island 41 Center-Cockpit models, including "Fair Winds", have a spacious Salon with plenty of seating for your crew and guests around the dinette to starboard opposite the Port side single settee/berth with the optional custom leeboard. Both have been recently re-upholstered. Dinette has a beautiful hardwood Varnished Teak convertible table, with plenty of seating for 8-10 people with additional seating on port side single settee/berth. Plenty of overhead storage, and additional storage for all your fishing poles. Also included is a 19-inch TV, and controls for the installed MarineAir 16k BTU A/C unit.
You won't find a better-equipped and updated 415 Morgan Out Island Ketch 1980. Forward is a private stateroom with two (2) bunk beds, a private head w/ stand up shower, vanity, mirror and electric toilet is to Starboard in this forward passageway. There is air conditioning w/ thermostat controls. This private head has a large vanity with storage below and all stainless steel fixtures, sink basin, and newer electric toilet. An opening port window provides light and ventilation.
"Fair Winds," a Morgan 41 OI 415 Ketch with custom Pilothouse has always had that the best of mechanical care and here engine room shows it:
Perkins 62HP Model # 4.154, diesel inboard with approximately 3,500hrs, coupled to a 3-blade straight-shaft transmission drive system. Easy access to the motor through the aft hallway, well-lit engine room.
Northern Lights 6KW, 120/240VAC. Fresh service in 2018, generator is enclosed in a Soundshield for very quiet operation. Runs great. Always serviced at recommended intervals. 1,629 Hrs
Fair Winds has new bottom paint(2019). This 1980 415 Morgan Out Island Pilothouse Ketch has amazingly strong construction that does not include any honeycomb. Originally designed for the charter fleets of Florida and the Caribbean, Morgan constructed these hulls to be able to go aground without any stuctural damage; so it is no wonder that so many have not only survIves the test of time, but continue to be upgraded with never a worry about the integrity of their hulls. Some of her upgrades include:
Other Deck Features include:
Look no further if you want a classic proven Bluewater Ketch with upgraded navigation electronics because this 1980 41 Morgan Out Island 415 with it's custom Pilothouse has a Newer navigation package installed since 2014.
Included in the Integrated Navigation Package:
B&G Navigation System Installed- 2014
This Morgan 41 OI 415 Ketch 1980 has an upgraded electrical system to ensure comfort while underway, in your favorite anchorage, or in your marina slip; capable of producing all the power you need to run refrigeration, Air Conditioning, electronics, lights, and 120VAC appliances.
Fair Winds is equipped with a solar panel charging system, with Maximum power point tracking system. KISS wind electric generator mounted aft on mizzen mast. Optima marine glass mat batteries. Inverter is 120 VAC, at 2000 watts. Reverse Osmosis water maker, and Dehumidifier EVA-DRY 2200 electric mid-size.
Solar Panel System:
This 1980 Morgan 415 Center-Cockpit Ketch is well-equipped for extended cruising and the the sail inventory includes a cruising Spinnaker.
Always well-maintained with lots of preventive maintenance, the Mainsail, Roller-Furling Jib and Genoa were resewn in 2013. They are in good shape today. Full battens on main and mizzen as welll as Lazy Jacks. Rigging all looks well cared for by the owner and has been updated and replaced regularly to ensure safe passages; for which Fair Winds is always ready for her next one!
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.
13205 Gulf Blvd Suite B
Madeira Beach, FL 33708