Splendid III

1985 50' CHRIS CRAFT

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Highly Customized Classic

This Constellation Is Nothing Like The Rest!

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Splendid III is a highly customized and upgraded version of the classic Chris-Craft 500 Constellation. 

Her owners of the of the past six years have spent a considerable amount of time and money making this the best Constellation on the market today.  She has  been transformed into a modernized and self sufficient cruiser that is at perfectly suited for life away from the dock. 

She's got a massive amount of living space, having two salons, three staterooms and three heads (each with separate showers).

Her owners have unexpectedly fallen in love with a larger vessel, so Spendid III is available immediately.

 

See the full specs section of the listing for a complete list of equipment, but here's a few highlights:

 

  • Vetus Bow Thruster (NEW 2019!)
  • 20KW Kohler Genset with Automatic Starting System
  • Five Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners
  • 1,800W Solar Array, 2,800W Inverter and 900AH AGM house bank.  No Need To Rely On The Genset! (NEW 2017)
  • Custom Aluminum Dinghy Storage Platform with Davit, Swim and Anchor Platforms (NEW 2017)
  • Custom Hard Top w/ NEW Full Isinglass Enclosure (NEW 2018)
  • Three Staterooms and Three Heads (all electric heads)
  • Complete Lectra San Holding Tank Treatment System
  • Bilge Dry System (NEW 2017)
  • Complete Electronics + Four Backup Cameras!
  • So Much More.... 
Boat Name
Splendid III
Dimensions
LOA: 50 ft 0 in
Beam: 15 ft 3 in
Minimum Draft: 4 ft 4 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 4 in
Displacement: 54000 lbs
Engines
Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Detriot
Year Built: 1985
Engine Model: 6V92
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Location: Port
Engine Hours: 1386
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 550 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Detroit
Year Built: 1985
Engine Model: 6V92
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 1383
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 550 HP
Tanks
Fresh Water Tanks: (160 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (600 Gallons)
Accommodations
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 3
Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

Full Specs

Galley

 

  • Custom glass tile counters and backsplash (NEW 2015)

  • Teak parquet flooring

  • Frigidaire full size refrigerator (NEW 2015- runs off inverter and solar panels)

  • Dish Washer

  • Electric range with oven

  • Full size microwave (NEW 2015)

  • Trash compactor

  • Instant hot water

  • Garbage Disposal

  • 8’ headroom

  • Plenty of natural light

  • Magma BBQ Grill



Upper Salon

 

  • Lift-up wet bar with storage

  • Ice Maker

  • Separate air conditioning

  • Sectional sofa with recliner (NEW 2016)

  • Wooden blinds on all windows

  • Stain resistant carpeting with posturepedic pads (NEW 2018)

  • Access from entryways from port, starboard and aft

  • Small sundeck for line handling

  • Custom folding seat on sundeck

  • Two built in wall heaters

  • Track lighting

  • 32” Television with Sound Bar

  • Cube storage seats

  • Artwork



Lower Salon

 

  • Separate air conditioning unit (New 2015!)

  • Dinette with wrap around seating and two chairs

  • Carpeting replaced in 2018

  • Custom tiled cabinetry and counter tops (NEW 2015)

  • Beautiful coffee table with under lighting

  • Leather love seat

  • Indirect valance lighting

  • Day head with electric toilet located down the hall.    Head is plumbed to an Pura-san waste treatment system.

  • 30” LED Television

  • Stereo with multi zone speakers throughout vessel

  • Wrap around windows with mini blinds



Master Stateroom

 

  • Queen size centerline berth

  • Mirrored cedar lined Walk in closet

  • Mirrored storage aft

  • Mirrored Vanity with dimming lighting and seat

  • Private head with large mirrored separate shower/ bath

  • Electric head w/ Pura-San waste treatment system

  • 22” Television

  • Air conditioned

 

 

Forward Stateroom

 

  • Two over/ under double berths

  • Splendid Washer/ Dryer combo (NEW 2017)

  • Forward head electric toilet and separate shower

  • 24” Flat screen television

  • Plenty of storage

  • Air conditioned



Study/ Third Stateroom

 

  • Sofa seating w/ fold down berth to convert office into over/under berths

  • Office desk and storage

  • Air conditioned

 

 

Heads

 

  • Three Raritan electric heads

  • All three heads are plumbed to two separate lectra-san units

  • Almost all head plumbing has been replaced

  • Three fully separate showers

 

 

Lower Helm

 

  • Access to exterior from port and starboard doors to exterior

  • Large bench seating

  • Dedicated air conditioning system

  • Stainless ladder leading to flybridge

  • Engine instrumentation and controls

  • Autopilot controls

 

 

Flybridge

 

  • Custom Aluminum Hard Top (NEW 2018)

  • Full Isinglass enclosure (NEW 2018)

  • Wet bar with Ice maker (Ice maker minor needs repair)

  • Two cushioned L-shaped bench seats port and starboard

  • Large aft cushioned bench sea

  • Oval table to port side

 

 

Deck/ Foredeck

 

  • Custom Aluminum Swim Platform W/ Ladder (NEW 2017)

  • Custom Aluminum Anchor Platform (NEW 2017)

  • Custom Aluminum Dinghy storage platform (NEW 2017)

  • Custom Dinghy lifting Davit.  (300 lbs capacity) (NEW 2017)

  • Collapsible Tide Rider boarding stairs

  • Cushioned seating on bow with sunbrella cover

  • Exterior phifertex covers for forward windows

  • Ideal windlass

  • Fortress anchor with 150’ chain



 

Electrical

 

  • (5) Reverse cycle air conditioning units

  • (2) 50A Glendening power cord management systems- Port and Starboard

  • (6) Six 300W Solar panels mounted on hardtop (NEW 2017)

  • (3) Outback Solar charge controllers (NEW 2017)

  • Magnum 2800W Pure Sine Wave Inverter/ Charger w/ battery monitor (NEW 2017)

  • Magnum Automatic Generator controller-  Starts Genset automatically when batteries reach low levels (NEW 2017)

  • (8) AGM Batteries for house bank (NEW 2017)

  • (4) AGM Batteries for starting (NEW 2017)

  • (2) AGM Batteries for Genset (NEW 2017)

  • (2) AGM Batteries and charger for Bow thruster (NEW 2019)

  • Bilge Dry System keeps bilges completely Dry (NEW 2017)

  • Battery charger for bow thruster (NEW 2019)



 

Mechanical

 

  • Vetus Bow Thruster w/ joystick and wireless controller (NEW 2019)

  • Detroit 6V92TA’s (1382 Hours)

  • Engine synchronizer

  • 20KW Kohler Genset (Hours)

  • Hydraulic trim tabs

  • Fireboy automatic fire extinguisher

  • Oil Change system

  • Fuel transfer pumps



 

Electronics

 

  • (4) Four Backup cameras with dedicated monitor

  • Furuno 48NM open array Radar

  • Garmin 1040 Chartplotter

  • Garmin Side Scan Sonar w/ two transducers

  • Simrad Autopilot w/ two control stations

  • Stereo for salon and flybridge

  • Intercom system throughout vessel

  • Multiple televisions throughout vessel




Items that do not convey:

 

  • Walker bay dinghy w/ outboard motor

  • KVH Satellite Antenna

  • Some personal artwork and lamps

 


Brokers Remarks

Splendid III is a highly customized and upgraded version of the classic Chris-Craft 500 Constellation. 

Her owners of the of the past six years have spent a considerable amount of time and money into making this the best Constellation on the market today.  She has been transformed into a modernized and self sufficient cruiser that is at perfectly suited for life away from the dock. 

She's got a massive amount of living space, having two salons, three staterooms and three heads (each with separate showers).

Her owners have unexpectedly fallen in love with a larger vessel, so Splendid III is available immediately.

 

See the full specs section of the listing for a complete list of equipment, but here's a few highlights:

 

  • Vetus Bow Thruster (NEW 2019!)
  • 20KW Kohler Genset with Automatic Starting System
  • Five Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners
  • 1,800W Solar Array, 2,800W Inverter and 900AH AGM house bank.  No Need To Rely On The Genset! (NEW 2017)
  • Custom Aluminum Dinghy Storage Platform with Davit, Swim and Anchor Platforms (NEW 2017)
  • Custom Hard Top w/ NEW Full Isinglass Enclosure (NEW 2018)
  • Three Staterooms and Three Heads (all electric heads)
  • Complete Lectra San Holding Tank Treatment System
  • Bilge Dry System (NEW 2017)
  • Complete Electronics + Four Backup Cameras!
  • So Much More.... 

 


Disclaimer
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
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The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. This listing is courtesy of a MLS and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.