Mangusta motor yacht Papillon now for sale with Fraser
by Malcolm Maclean
The 28.25 metre motor yacht Papillon, has had a central agency change and is now listed for sale by Andrew Bond at Fraser in London.
Built in GRP by Italian yard Overmarine to a design by Stefano Righini and Bureau Veritas classed, Papillon was delivered in 2006 as one of the yard’s Mangusta 92 Open series. Accommodation is for eight guests in four cabins consisting of a full-beam master suite, two doubles and a twin, all with en-suite bathroom facilities. In addition, the port double suite has a bathroom that can be sectioned off to act as a day head.
The aft deck of this yacht for sale has a large sunpad measuring four metres square, a dining table seating six to eight guests, seating on a bench seat and four occasional chairs. Double stainless steel and glass doors lead into the main saloon with a bar and serving area to starboard and a built-in seating area to port, while the coffee table features a built-in backgammon board. Varnished teak flooring leads to the dining area with more casual seating, and the entire saloon can be flooded with daylight via a four metre long sliding sun roof.
Outside deck areas are spacious and feature a forward sunbathing area fitted with a foldable Bimini top and a sound system.
Powered by twin MTU 2,400hp diesel engines linked to twin waterjets, this Mangusta 92 is capable of a top speed of 36 knots and comfortably cruises at 32 knots.
With just one owner since new and maintained with no expense spared, Papillon is located in France, asking €1,495,000.