Hatteras Sportfish Yacht Wild Child up for Auction
by Malcolm Maclean
The 26.21 metre sportfish motor yacht Wild Child, currently listed for sale by Fraser in Florida asking $1,795,000, will be auctioned on April 17th, 2020, with the bidding opening at $1,000,000. Details available here.
Built in GRP by US yard Hatteras, Wild Child was delivered in 2003 with an extensive refit in 2018. A svelte interior panelled in high gloss cherry wood accommodates eight guests in four cabins comprising a master suite, VIP suite and two twins convertible to doubles. All guest cabins have entertainment centres, LED television screens and en suite bathroom facilities while a further two cabins sleep up to four crew members.
In the main deck saloon, to starboard is a large U-shaped settee while to port is a cabinet with ice-maker, glass andbottle storage, two matching occasional chairs and a large flush mounted 58-inch LED television screen. Further forward is a large gourmet galley to port and across to starboard is a dinette catering for casual dining through the day.
On the bridge deck to starboard, aft of the wheelhouse, is a steering station with Murray products, fixed pedestal mount stool with cushion and cover. To port is a bench with a folding leg rest and aft is a pair of sunbed loungers. The decks are teak.
The enclosed flybridge is accessed via the saloon or aft deck. Features include electronically operated Stidd chairs, a wet bar, two very comfortable L-shaped loungers, and a dining table. The upper aft deck features a low-profile refrigerator/freezer, barbecue grill, a large seating area, and a full control station. Twin 1,800hp MTU diesel engines deliver a cruising speed of 20 knots topping out at 24 knots and she is fitted with Naiad zero speed stabilisers.