Hatteras motor yacht Vesper sold
by Malcolm Maclean
The 30.48 metre motor yacht Vesper, listed for sale by Bob Cury at RJC Yacht Sales, has been sold with the buyer introduced by John Haucke at HMY Yacht Sales.
Built in GRP by US yard Hatteras to a design by Jack Hargrave, Vesper was delivered in 2002 and has been consistently well maintained since, including a full interior refit in 2018. In addition, both main engines received a $400,000 full extended W-5 overhaul earlier this year. Her interior features cherry wood panelling with marble and onyx detailing throughout. She accommodates eight guests in four cabins consisting of a full-beam master suite, VIP suite, double to port and a convertible twin to starboard, all with flatscreen televisions and en-suite bathroom facilities.
The large saloon features a plush sofa, custom made coffee table, two end tables and three additional leather chairs. Entertainment amenities include a 46-inch Toshiba flatscreen television, stereo/CD sound equipment and there is a sunken granite-topped wet bar with an ice maker and fridge. Forward of the lounge area is a formal dining area which includes a large custom teak inlaid dining table and eight matching chairs. Further forward still is a country kitchen style galley fitted with a breakfast bar and dinette for casual breakfasts and snacks.
The rich look of cherry wood continues in the pilothouse with wood plank flooring and wood cabinetry, and includes an L-shaped lounge with table. Allowing owners & guests to entertain in style, the flybridge features expansive deck seating, a wet bar and barbecue grill, complete with EZ2C curtain enclosures. Her top speed is 24 knots and she boasts a maximum cruising range of 745 nautical miles at 18 knots with power coming from two 1,800hp MTU 16V2000M90 diesel engines.
Vesper was asking $2,995,000.