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CABOCHON

ASKING PRICE $1,875,000 USD

The 28.04 metre sailing yacht CABOCHON, is now listed for sale by Ted Fontaine. Built in GRP by Ta Chiao Chu Yachts to a design by Ted FontaineCABOCHON was delivered in 2004 as a Fontaine 92 model and most recently refitted in 2020. She boasts an interior in gloss varnished teak, accommodates six to eight guests in three cabins configured as a master suite and two twins, all with en suite shower facilities.

The large pilothouse, originally designed for inclement weather is light and airy with excellent visibility all around. To port is a U-shaped settee and teak table that seats six, great for informal meals. The full-beam main saloon is open to the pilothouse, so that the pilothouse windows reach over 50 percent of the saloon while two hatches provide abundant extra natural light. To starboard there is a dining area for six and to port is an L-shaped couch with coffee table and a 40-inch LCD television screen connected to a satellite dish as well as to the central navigation computer. In addition to ample dry storage, there is a built-in wine rack, refrigerator and ice maker.

Aft of the pilothouse is a large cockpit protected by a rigid Bimini top and dodger for maximum comfort. There is a U-shaped seating area to port with a teak table that opens for al fresco cocktails or on-deck dining. Under power, a 375hp John Deere diesel engine allows a maximum speed of 12 knots. CABOCHON is listed at the very attractive price of $1,875,000.00. She is presently berthed in Portsmouth, R.I. and wintering in Charleston, S.C.

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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PALIADOR

ASKING PRICE $2,750,000 USD

PALIADOR (ex. CHIMERA) Was designed for performance world voyaging in absolute safety, comfort and indeed luxury, with four owner and guest staterooms and separate crew quarters for four. She was built to the highest standards by Alloy Yachts at the peak of the yard’s legendary craftsmanship capabilities and her original owner enjoyed a dozen years of voyaging to the remote parts of the globe with family and friends, while pursuing his passion for fishing in the farthest reaches. He also maintained the yacht to the highest standards, including a major, all systems refit in 2013.

 

PALIADOR's second owner was equally aggressive in his extended cruising itinerary, completing 65,000 miles in his Atlantic, Mediterranean and Pacific loops, ending up in San Francisco in early 2020. He too, maintained the vessel in pristine Yacht condition, with full refits in the US East Coast, Palma, Mallorca, then a major all systems refit in Aukland, NZ in 2018 with further detailing in San Diego, 2019. Prior to her present ownership and name change to PALIADOR, she underwent yet another comprehensive refit in 2020, including a complete rig rebuild with all components disassembled, fully serviced, lubricated and/or repainted. Concurrently, all standing rigging was replaced and her topsides sanded, faired and painted with Awlgrip. Also, all deck and superstructure was repainted with Awlcraft and all exterior teak trim was stripped, sanded and refinished to perfection.

 

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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Friendship 40-05 SOLITUDE

ASKING PRICE $680,000 USD

 

The Friendship 40 was designed by Ted Fontaine to provide a truly graceful, spirited daysailer that can be easily sailed by one and comfortably accommodate friends and family in her generous cockpit. Relative wide beam, heavier displacement and significant ballast support a powerful sail plan and also ensure a stable and comfortable motion. Her shoal draft of less than four feet allows for docking and anchoring in waters normally off-limits to sailboats.
SOLITUDE was built to very high "superyacht" standards, with exceptional detailing above and below decks, by Friendship Yacht Company in New Zealand.

The Friendship 40 was designed by Ted Fontaine to provide a truly graceful, spirited daysailer that can be easily sailed by one and comfortably accommodate friends and family in her generous cockpit. Relative wide beam, heavier displacement and significant ballast support a powerful sail plan and also ensure a stable and comfortable motion. Her shoal draft of less than four feet allows for docking and anchoring in waters normally off-limits to sailboats.


SOLITUDE was built to very high "superyacht" standards, with exceptional detailing above and below decks, by Friendship Yacht Company in New Zealand.


Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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TENDERLY

Price reduced to $575,000.00

TENDERLY originally named MANAAKI is the first Friendship 40 ever built. She was designer Ted Fontaine’s personal boat for many years and started the luxury day boat genre. TENDERLY is more than a day boat she marries a classically sculpted profile with a high-performance shoal draft underbody. Her spacious, ergonomically perfect cockpit is surrounded by a wide teak coaming, framing an expansive seating area unrivaled in her class.

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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BIRDIE

Price at $695,000.00

BIRDIE is hull number eight of the FRIENDSHIP 40 series of luxury daysailers, a yacht whose concept that has been imitated, but by no means equaled. Uniquely customized and exquisitely appointed, BIRDIE uses electric and hydraulic push-button controls of all the sailing functions enabling this beautiful sailing yacht to be easily handled by one person.  BIRDIE underwent a complete refit in 2019/20 which renewed her to like new condition, she looks and operates like a new boat should.  The size of her cockpit is that what would normally be found on a much larger yacht. The exterior living space creates the perfect venue for a cocktail cruise for 8 guests.   Similar in its concept to a picnic boat or an express cruiser, BIRDIE brings a new sense of ease to a day at sea with unmatched elegance and style. Located in Falmouth MA, Birdie is listed at $695,000.00.

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:

401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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ARABESQUE

ARABESQUE, Custom Friendship 50

Absolute unrivaled quality is synonymous with the Friendship Yacht Company. Incorporating all the elements from his ever-successful Friendship 40, designer Ted Fontaine has created the FRIENDSHIP 50 to be a luxury daysailer / weekend cruiser whose concept has been imitated, but by no means equaled. Custom designed and built for an experienced yachtsman and previous owner of a Friendship 40, ARABESQUE is as exquisitely appointed as a bespoke sailing yacht could be.

All sailing functions are placed within arm’s reach of the helm enabling precision push button control for the mainsail sheeting and furling, genoa sheeting and furling and the Code sail sheeting and furling. The sailing cockpit is as large as would typically be found on a much larger yacht creating the perfect venue for a cocktail cruise for up to 8 guests comfortably situated around the varnished teak cockpit table. This yacht is the sailing version of a luxurious waterfront living room, ARABESQUE brings a new sense of ease to a day at sea with unmatched elegance and style.

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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HARMONY - NEW LISTING/GREAT PRICE

HARMONY is hull number 17 of the 20 Friendship 40’s built. She represents the absolute unrivaled quality which  is synonymous with the Friendship Yacht Company built yachts. This 40 is one of the last built and has by far the most extensive list of options of any boat we built. With new sails and electronics in stalled in the past twelve months, a generator mounted below the hydraulically controlled lifting cockpit sole, two burner cook top and an extensive inventory of equipment and spares. HARMONY represents an excellent value verses building new. Located in Stonington CT.

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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MARAE

MARAE is a 32.9m / 108’ sloop sail yacht built by Alloy Yachts and launched in 2004. Originally named PARAISO, she was the winner of the 2005 International Superyacht Award for Best Sailing Yacht 26 to 36 meters. This luxury vessel's sophisticated exterior design and engineering are the work of Ted Fontaine who is also responsible for her beautiful exterior and interior design. She has recently completed a substantial $4mm+ refit in July 2020 at the Orams Shipyard in New Zealand including an up-to-date Lloyd's Registry Survey.

MARAE’s interior layout sleeps up to 6 guests in 3 rooms, including a master suite, one double cabin and one twin cabin. She is also capable of carrying up to 4 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience. Timeless styling, beautiful furnishings, and sumptuous seating feature throughout to create an elegant and comfortable atmosphere.

MARAE’s impressive leisure and entertainment facilities make her the ideal charter yacht for socializing and entertaining with family and friends. MARAE is available for inspection in Newport R.I. beginning May 29, 2021. She is listed for sale at $6,700,000.00.

Contact her designer, Ted Fontaine at:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

 

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ISABEL

ISABEL, Custom Friendship 75

The extraordinary Friendship 75 ISABEL has just been put on the market. She is an exquisite and unique design, and this listing is a special opportunity. Please call to talk to Ted for more details. Currently located in Newport, RI.

LOA: 75.95'

LWL: 55.03'

Beam: 19.08'

Draft: 7.07' / 15.5'

Please call or email Ted Fontaine for details or for a full listing:
401-241-0673 | ted@friendshipyachtcompany.com

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