Codecasa motor yacht Invader offered for sale
by Malcolm Maclean
The 50 metre tri-deck motor yacht Invader has been listed for sale by Stuart Larsen and Neal Esterly at Fraser Yachts.
Built in steel and aluminium by Italian yard Codecasa to Lloyds class and MCA compliant, she was delivered in 1999. A stunning interior by Franco and Anna Della Role uses a blend of pear wood, sycamore and American cherry to great effect, accommodating 12 guests in six cabins. These consist of a main deck master suite, two doubles and two twins, all with marble en suite bathroom facilities. The en suite gym also serves as a sixth cabin. In addition, there are quarters for 11 crew in six cabins.
The main deck saloon has comfortable sofas and coffee tables to port and starboard with a third table and sofa against the forward half wall acting as a divider from the dining area. The dining room features an oval burl top table with inlaid wood and 10 chairs, while the flooring is artistically executed with marble, inlaid onyx and carpeting.
Forward of the wheelhouse on the bridge deck is a Portuguese bridge and guest lounge area with a semicircular settee, a forward looking round table and four chairs. The wheelhouse has three helm seats, raised bench seating and access to the ship’s office to port. Next aft is the large sky lounge which is actually the main saloon and entertaining area on this yacht for sale, with a fully equipped bar and four bar stools. There are two sitting areas, each with a sofa and upholstered chairs and coffee table.
Forward on the immense sundeck is a sun pad area followed by a large Jacuzzi to port opposite a bar with four bar stools and a teak table with four chairs , offering the ideal location for al fresco cocktails before going down to dinner.
Twin 2,200hp Caterpillar diesel engines give her a range of 5,500 nautical miles and she is fitted with Vosper zero speed stabilisers.
Lying in Vancouver, British Columbia, Invader is asking $15 million.