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3248 Elwood Drive ............ Racine, WI 53406
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1987 Ericson 35 
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Gulfstar 43 ketch sailing ........  This is a highly desirable boat in very good condition condition.  She has always been kept in Lake Michigan.  She has been lightly sailed and well cared for.  This is a spacious, light interior with a spacious vee berth forward stateroom and a huge head with a separate shower area.  Quality built in the United States. Stored each winter under a custom canvas cover.  A great sailing boat with a luxurious interior designed by Bruce King.

The interior is spacious, with plenty of opening ports and hatches for light and ventilation.  The woodwork of beautiful teak andGulfstar 43 spacious salonthroughout the boat, with the blue upholstery adds to the ambiance. She has a teak and holly cabin sole.   There is built-in storage everywhere!

Start forward, there is a large stateroom forward with a spacious vee berth and plenty of storage to make a cruise comfortable. There is a small settee to port to use for dressing.

The head is next aft and has a separate shower area (a rarity in a boat of this size).  Across from the head is a large hanging locker and much additional storage.

Next aft is the elegant salon with a U-shaped dinette to port with a beautiful mahagony dining table and a settee to starboard.  The blue upholstery on the settees looks good with the beautiful woodwork  There are individual  storage cabinets behind the port and starboard settees, with shelves for additional storage. There are overhead hatches and opening ports with screens for ventilation and light.  There are plenty of brass reading lights scattered about the boat in all the right places for reading and entertaining,

The sit down, forward facing nav station has a generous working surface for all of your charts and reference materials.  The forward end of the quarterberth serves as seating for the nav station.  The instruments are mounted in easy to read positions..

The generous quarterberth is behind the nav station with opening ports and reading lights..... a great space for sleeping or relaxing ....

Across from the nav station is the galley. She has deep oversize S.S. sink with hot and cold pressure water system, manual fresh water and manual sea water pumps. There is a Gas Systems 3 burner stove CNG ,  gimbaled  with oven,  great counter space, plenty of storage for all of your galley equipment. Gulfstar 43 galley She has a huge top loading icebox with Adler Barbour refrigeration.

Features at-a-glance
LOD .................... 35' 6"
Beam .................... 11' 4"
Draft ...................... 4' 11"
Displ .......... 13,000 # approx.
Ballast ........  5,200 # approx. lead ballast

ElectronicsGulfstar 43 aft stateroom Autohelm autopilot, Garmin GPS Chartplotter, Si-Tex loran, stereo, VHF radio, depth sounder, speed and distance log.

Deck and Hull
Aft cockpit with bimini, anchor with rode, bow pulpit and double lifelines, navigation lights, fenders and lines, spreader lights, swim ladder, lifesling, T-shaped cockpit wilth wheel steering and pedestel, teak cockpit table, cockpit cushions.  Custom made canvas winter cover new in 2001.  Two blade feathering prop.

Sails and Rigging
Sloop rig, aluminum spar with the main mast stepped on the keel, internal halyards, Harken roller furling, S.S. standing rigging,  mainsail, new 135 genoa in September 2003, new mainsail cover September 2003, spinnaker pole, traveler.

Mechanical & Electrical
Universal 21 hp diesel FWC,  electric control panel with circuit breakers, 12V ships system, 110V AC system, 2 battery system switch, engine alarms, emergency engine stop, bilge blower, bilge pump

This boat is a must see for anyone looking for a comfortable and well found cruising boat.

This owner is downsizing  ..  Email for more info !!