Boat Details

52′ Irwin Center Cockpit Ketch

$225,000.00

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Description

Yachtworld Number: 2426-2294460
Year: 1984
Located In: La Paz, BCS, Mexico
Hull Material: Fiberglass

The Irwin 52 was quoted by the factory as “the ultimate world cruiser” and it was Ted Irwin’s original vision for a deck salon style boat. This beamy ketch rig cruiser has comfortable motoryacht style interior accommodations, yet still has excellent performance under sail. She has a relaxing enclosable cockpit space, wide side decks for easy access to the foredeck and raised bulwarks to keep the water off the deck. She has three cabins each with a private head. The master stateroom has a centerline queen berth aft and a separate shower/tub in the head. Irwin 52’s are one of the most popular 50 plus foot boats built for cruising with over 250 hulls built. This boat is loaded with an incredible amount of cruising gear and ready to make your dreams come true. Be sure to click on full specs to see all she has to offer.

Currently located in one of the best places on earth to begin your cruise La Paz in Baja CA South, Mexico, the gateway to the Sea of Cortez. Dozens of beautiful anchorages with white sand beaches, crystal clear warm waters, many within a days sail of downtown La Paz. Come let the experts in yacht ownership here in Mexico, show you how easy and tax free your next purchase can be!

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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La Paz Yachts
Division of Mazatlan Marine Center
Marina de La Paz
La Paz, BCS, Mexico 23000
011 52 (612) 123-1948
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Full Specs

Builder: Irwin
Designer: Ted Irwin

Dimensions
LOA: 58 ft 0 in
Beam: 15 ft 6 in
LWL: 44 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 7 ft 0 in
Displacement: 46000 lbs
Ballast: 16000 lbs
Headroom: 6 ft 4 in

Engines
Engine Brand: Perkins
Engine Model: 6 354
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1675
Engine Power: 130 HP

Cruising Speed: 8 mph @ 1700 RPM

Tanks
Fresh Water Tanks: (500 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (270 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (20 Gallons)

Description

The Irwin 52 was quoted by the factory as “the ultimate world cruiser” and it was Ted Irwin’s original vision for a deck salon style boat. This beamy ketch rig cruiser has comfortable motoryacht style interior accommodations, yet still has excellent performance under sail. She has a relaxing enclosable cockpit space, wide side decks for easy access to the foredeck and raised bulwarks to keep the water off the deck. Irwin 52’s are one of the most popular 50 plus foot boats built for cruising with over 250 hulls built.

She has three cabins each with a private head. The master stateroom has a centerline queen berth aft and a separate shower/tub in the head. This boat is loaded with an incredible amount of cruising gear and ready to make your dreams come true. Click on full specs to see all she has to offer and start your cruise from the Paradise of La Paz in Baja CA Sur, Mexico.

Accommodations
The layout for this vessel features 3 staterooms, two fwd, a large master cabin aft, raised salon amidships, galley to stbd and a Nav St to port. 6 ft. 4 in. headroom.The comfortable owner’s cabin aft features a centerline queen berth with Froli mattress system, hanging locker, shelved locker, drawer storage under berth and in port bureau. Additional storage can be found inside the bench seating, under berth and stbd cabinets. To port there is an adjoining head with vanity, SS sink, house style toilet, linen closet; features a large shower and a bath tub combination w/instant continuous hot water.

The open and spacious salon offers large windows, teak cabinetry and teak and holly soles. There are two contemporary leather recliners with ottomans to stbd and a leather L-shaped settee, expandable dining table and Nav St to port. A washer/dryer, inverter and heating system are located in an alcove aft of the Nav St. abundant storage is found throughout with a liquor cabinet to stbd and a wet locker behind the companionway.

The well equipped galley to stbd features a deep SS double sink w/Shureflo Extreme Series water pump that provides quiet, smooth, pressurized water. A filter system provides clean safe drinking water. You have options for cooking; there’s a 3-burner propane gas stove and oven or a combination microwave convection oven w/built in grill. A 14 cu.ft. refrigerator/freezer can store adequate provisions for any length cruise. A separate icemaker insures cold drinks at the end of the day. There is a large quantity of prep space and storage throughout the galley including a custom dish rack w/dishes.

Voluminous spaces, four 3-speed fans, eleven hatches and sixteen portals provide excellent ventilation and comfort for middle latitude cruising. The wide expansive decks, spacious cockpit, extraordinary amounts of storage, motor yacht interior w/warm teak woodwork and the many newly installed appointments make this vessel a very comfortable cruiser/live aboard boat.

Galley

  • REFRIGERATION: Adler-Barbour CU-200 14 cu.ft. w/thermostatic spillover. New cold plate 2018, new module 2019
  • FREEZER: Same as above
  • STOVE: Seaward/Hillerange 3-burner propane gas w/oven
  • MICROWAVE: Sharp Carousel Microwave/Convection oven w/grill
  • SINK: SS Double
  • WATER SYSTEM: Shureflo Extreme Series 4.0 water pump w/Smart Sensor and Shureflo Waterguard Filter System
  • WATER HEATER: 20 gal 110V/diesel
  • WASHER/DRYER: Spledide combo, in excellent shape
  • OTHER: Fireboy S-2A Propane Detector and solenoid controller
Electronics

  • RADAR: Raymarine Radar/Chartplotter RL7C (software upgrade/HSB 2006). Davis radar reflector, spreader mount.
  • VHF: Standard Horizon GX2100 w/AIS in Nav St, inc. hailer and intercom (2010). Standard Horizon RAM3 remote microphone in cockpit
  • AUTO PILOT: Raymarine G3 Smart Pilot w/ST600R remote controller/rudder indicator
  • GPS: Raymarine Raystar 114 DGPS
  • COMPASS: Ritchie Navigation flush mounted
  • STEREO: Kenwood
  • TV/DVD: Visio HDTV in salon (new 2018), Toshiba 19” HDTV w/buit in DVD in master cabin. Shakespear Seawatch Digital TV antenna
  • DEPTH SOUNDER: Raymarine ST60 w/removable sensor
  • WIND SPEED & DIRECTION: Raymarine ST60 w/removable sensor
  • SATELLITE NAVIGATION: NT+PC Planner software w/USB cardreader and blank data chip for data transfer
  • OTHER: Raymarine ST60 Graphic Display
  • Raymarine Type II Long Linear Drive Actuator
  • Pelican 7060 12v LED rechargeable flashlight binnacle mount
Electrical

  • BATTERIES: (6) Optima 12V House, 2016
    (1) Optima 12V Start, 2016
    (4) Smaller House. 2019
  • BATTERY SWITCHES: Blue Seas Dual Circuit and 300 amp switch
  • BATTERY MONITOR: Xantrex Link 2000 inverter control and dual battery monitor w/temp sensor (new 2019)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: 110v AC circuit breaker panel w/analog monitors and a 3 position master switch, numerous citcuits w/GFCI outlets and one inverted circuit w/3 outlets. 12v DC circuit breaker panle w/analog and digital monitors; house batteries are independent of start but can be combined in an emergency
  • INVERTER: Xantrax Freedom Marine Combi 20 2000 watt / 110 amp Smart Charger
  • BATTERY CHARGER: Professional Mariner 60 amp for main engine and gen set)
  • SMART REG: Balmar MC-612 Max Charge and Sunforce 30 amp
  • SOLAR PANELS: Sharp ND-123UJF 123 watt
    (2) New panels 150 watts added in 2019
  • DOCKSIDE CABLES: (2) 110v 50 ft. 30 amp with Y-adaptor
  • GENERATOR: Westerbeke 7.7 Kw w/392 hrs.
  • ALTERNATOR: Balmar 210 amp, new 2019 plus rebuilt backup
  • OTHER: (2) Attwood 12v Inline blowers
  • (1) 110v Squirrel Cage blower
  • Main engine alternator replaced in 2019
Mechanical

  • BILGE PUMP: (2) Rule 3700 gph w/float switches/high water alarm, (1) Gusher manual
  • RAW WATER SEA STRAINER: Perko
  • FIRE EXTINGUISHING: Fireboy Automatic Halon system in engine room, (5) Kiddie extinguishers, (2) 3A 40BC extinguishers, (3) 1A 10BC extinguishers, Kiddie carbon monoxide alarms and smoke detector/alarm, carbon monoxide smoke detector
  • FUEL FILTERS: (2) Racor 500 w/auxiliary fuel pumps
  • FUEL SHUT OFF: Emergency engine alarm
  • LUBE OIL SYSTEM: Jabsco Quick oil change system for engine, gen set and transmission (new 2018)
  • HEAD TYPE: (3) Raritan PHII household style toilets (new Raritan parts for each toilet included)
  • HOLDING TANK: (1) 20 gal. fwd, (1) 22 gal. aft and Jabsco Macerator Pump for overboard pump out
  • HEATER: ITR Hurriacane II Hydronic heating system – heats vessel and instant hot water showers
  • PROPELLER: 22 x 24 x 1¾
  • STEERING: Cable SS, emergency tiller
  • TRANSMISSION: Borg Warner Velvet Drive
  • WINDVANE: Davis
  • SHAFT: SS
  • OTHER: Numerous spare parts including an injector, pumps, impellers, belts and filters
Deck and hull

  • ANCHOR: 110 Bruce CHAIN: 100 ft. 3/8 in. BBB chain (2016)
  • ANCHOR: 65 Bruce CHAIN: 100 ft. 3/8 in. BBB
  • ANCHOR WINDLASS: Lewmar H3 w/chain gypsy and capstan
  • ANCHOR DAVIT: Heavy duty, built into bowsprit
  • NAV LIGHTS: Aqua Signal, LED bulbs bow and stern
  • SPREADER LIGHTS: (5) TACO LED, controlled from master strm or binnacle (2010)
  • LIFELINES: SS stanchions and vinyl covered lifelines
  • GATES: SS w/Pelican hooks
  • LADDERS: 2-step boarding, custom heavy duty SS swim
  • PULPITS: SS bow, stern, mast and binnacle
  • DINGHY: Avon 310 Hypalon RIB 12.5 ft. dinghy, (3) fuel tanks, oars, spare prop, folding anchor and hand pump. Honda 20 HP 4-cycle OB w/electric start and hydraulic lift
  • DINGHY DAVITS: Custom SS w/Dutton Lanson 12v load/offload winch
  • DECK WASH DOWN: Shureflo Extreme Pro Blaster w/strainer
  • COVERS & CURTAINS: Hatches, winches, sails, windows, binnacle, dinghy, grill, cockpit cushions and pillows, dodger and bimini w/Isinglass covers (all Sunbrella)
  • DECK MATERIAL: FG
  • OTHER: Bottom paint 2018
    2017/2018 New non-skid on deck
    10 lbs. FG BBQ propane tank mounted to stern pulpit (new 2019)
    (2) New FG propane tanks in locker
    Fenders w/covers
    (2) sets dock lines 3/4 in.
    Custom deck box w/cover 10 sq. ft.
    (16) Atkins & Hoyle aluminum portals w/screens
    (11) Atkins & Hoyle aluminum hatches
    (6) SS cleats
    Chain locker in bow drains overboard
Sail

  • TYPES OF SAILS: Main, new stitching in 2019
    Mizzen
    120% Genoa, inspected and repaired in 2019, new Sunbrella in 2018
  • SAIL AREA: 1421 sq. ft.
  • MAINSHEET TRAVELER: A-Frame, leads to cockpit
  • ROLLER FURLING: Harken for Genoa
  • WINCHES: (2) Maxwell #28 2-speed ST, (4) Maxwell #22 2-speed ST, (2) Maxwell #16
  • BOOM VANG: Forespar rigid (2010)
  • MAST: Aluminum
  • STANDING RIGGING: SS 3/8 in. Main ¼ in. Mizzen
  • OTHER: Lazy jack system for Main
    New Sailpacks added to both main and mizzen
Safety Equipment

  • LIFEJACKETS: Misc. lifejackets
  • LIFE RINGS: Jim Buoy horseshoe life ring and line
  • LIFERAFT: Revere Elite 8-person offshore w/auto deploy (2010, serviced 2017)
  • USCG SAFETY PKG: Olin 12ga flare kit
  • EPIRB: ACR Rapidfix 406 w/auto deploy (2004)
  • JACK LINES: Double
Additional Equipment

  • (2) Flexsteel leather recliners and ottomans
  • (4) Caframo Sirocco 12v cabin fans w/3-speeds and 4-timer settings
  • (4) Perko rod holders
  • Froli mattress system
  • Foam pads and covers ( new 2015)
  • Abandon Ship Bag (no contents)
Exclusions

  • Artwork in main salon
  • Inflatable life jackets and tethers
  • Power and hand tools
  • Personal property not listed or attached to vessel