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$349,000 (USD) Name: Northstar Cabins: 3 Sleeps: 6 Engine: Twin


Northstar is powered with twin 460 HP Lugger diesels, providing a 15 knots cruise. Accommodations include 3 staterooms (island queen in master), 2 heads w/vac-u-flush toilets, a large salon, and galley. Equipment includes complete navigational gear, Stabilizers, 8 & 20 kw generators, 13′ Novarania Rib w/25 hp Yamaha, Magnum inverter, an enclosed bimini, and much more. Northstar is a fine example of a pre-owned Grand Banks. She is ready to cruise to Alaska and then on to Mexico!



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Scott Blake
(800) 826-1430
Bellingham, WA
Ken Bowles
(206) 554-1642
Seattle, WA

LOA: 50’6″‘
LWL: 48’9″
Beam: 15’5″
Displacement: 60,000 lbs.
Draft: 4’7″
Engine(s): Lugger
Engine(s) HP: 460
Engine Model: 6125A
Hours: 1700
Cruising Speed: 15
Max Speed: 18
Fuel: 1000
Water: 700

Northstar features the 3 stateroom, up galley arrangement. The “FORWARD STATEROOM” features a large V-berth with filler, Panasonic TV, Dressing mirror, 2 teak bookshelves, teak clothes locker, drawer storage, skylight, parquet sole, remote control for the heating and air system, GB reading lights and for safety a fire extinguisher. Just aft and to starboard is the “2nd STATEROOM” with twin Side-by-Side berths (below the forward berth is a freezer/refrigerator), a hanging locker, drawer storage, GB reading lights., dressing mirror, Kenwood stereo speakers with volume controls and a skylight with insect screen. Across from the 2nd stateroom is the “GUEST HEAD”. It features a Vac-U-Flush toilet, cultured marble counter top with a Kohler sink and Grohe faucet, mirror, exhaust fan, holding tank level indicator skylight with insect screen and a stall shower. Up three steps is the “SALOON’. The saloon houses the lower helm station, galley and lounging/entertaining area. The saloons large windows make her light and airy. It’s nice to sit at the large L-Settee and be able to look out and see the surroundings. GB has mastered the seating placement so you can enjoy the view from the bridge or saloon. Just aft of the salon is the “OWNERS CABIN”. The owners cabin features a walk-around queen island berth, large hanging clothes locker, lots of drawer and cabinet storage, it also has an ensuite head. The “OWNERS HEAD” is equipped with a Vac-U-Flush toilet, mirror, drawer storage, cultured marble countertop, Kohler sink and Grohe faucet. There is a stall shower and a separate washer and dryer.
•Entertainment center
•Sony color TV
•Sony VCR
•Sony Stereo W/CD Changer
•Lower helm station
•Teak Parquet Sole
•Central vacuum system
•GB reading lights
•L-settee w/teak yacht table
•42″ wide helmseat
•Port & Stbd entry/exits doors
•Marine Air/Heat system
•Chelsea Clock & Barometer

The galley is located along the port side of the salon. It offers plenty of food preparation space, large double Kohler sink and Grohe faucet, teak drawer and bulk cabinet storage space, also the optional overhead dish lockers. The galley offers the chef a panoramic view while preparing a meal. There are also a total of 4 refrigerator/freezers on board.
•3 burner propane stove/oven
•2 GB refrigerator boxes
•Grunert refrigeration
•Kohler sink
•Grohe faucet
•Perm-a-Pub liquor dispenser
•Nutone blender
•Modern Maid-Toaster
•Princess microwave oven
•Princess 3 burner oven
•Grohe faucet
•Hot & cold pressure water
•Freezer in guest cabin
•Overhead galley cabinets
•Freezer in owners cabin

The electronic package on “Northstar” is very complete. She offers dual Radars, a new Raytheon Chart plotting system, a Furuno CH-28 color sonar system, Robertson autopilot and more.
•Furuno radar
•Furuno CH-28 color sonar
•Raytheon RL80C chart plotter
•Robertson AP200 autopilot
•VDO rudder angle indicator
•Danforth Compass
•Ray420 Loudhailer
•Ray90 VHF
•B & G 921 D.S. & Speed
•Spotlight control
•Mathers Micro Command controls
•Trim tab control
•Windlass control
•Engine synchronizer control
•Lower Helm
•Raytheon R41X radar
•B&G 921 D.S. & Speed
•Ray90 VHF
•Raytheon L760 Chart plotter/F.F.
•Datamarine Wind Speed indicator
•VDO rudder indicator
•Furuno SSB FS-1502
•Cabin Air/heat control
•Trim tab control
•42′ Wide helmseat
•Mathers Micro Command controls
•Morse back up engine controls
•Rule high water bilge alarm
•Windlass remote control
•NAIAD stabilizer remote control
•Trace RC-2000 inverter remote
•Watermaker remote start
•Battery condition indicator
•Northern Lights gen remotes
•Engine synchronizer control

Equipment includes: Magnum inverter, 110V & 12 V engine room lighting, , 8 & 20 kw Northern lights generators. House, generator and engine start batteries.
•Trace 2012 2 kw Inverter
•Lewco 1220 battery charger
•Lewco 1280 battery charger
•Start batteries
•Shore power cords
•8 kw NL gen w/817 hours
•20 kw NL gen w/1262 hours
•AC/DC electrical systems
•House/Inverter batteries
•Fore & Aft power inlets

Deck & Flybridge
Deck equipment includes; A new bimini top with enclosure, a aft bimini top, Seat and helm covers, salon window covers, rail covers, Custom S.S. dinghy chocks, dinghy davit, stainless steel radar arch, Novurania 13′ hard bottom inflatable with a 25 hp Yamaha outboard.
•Bow pulpit w/s.s rails
•60 lb CQR anchor
•13′ Novurania rib dinghy
•25 hp Yamaha outboard
•S.S. Swim ladder w/teak steps
•Lofrans “Falkon”electric windlass
•Glendinning engine synchronizers
•Hot & Cold transom shower
•Fresh water wash down
•Salt water wash down
•Extended swim platform
•Stern anchor and line
•Teak decks
•Fore deck storage locker
•Cable/Phone inlet
•Hot/cold shower on aft deck

The stand up engine room houses twin L6125A 460 hp Lugger diesels, 2 Northern Lights generators, a work bench, s.s. wash basin, refrigeration systems, central vacuum system, Inverter and much more.
•Hurricane hot water diesel furnace
•Glendinning engine synchronizer
•Strom dripless shaft seals
•Lead lined engine room insulation
•Lewco pressure water system.
•Bilge blowers
•Halon 150CG fire system
•Stand up engine room
•Hand held fire extinguisher
•Work bench
•Racor Crossover fuel filter system
•Racor filters for the generators
•Airsep air filters for the mains
•Hydraulic steering
•Raw water sea strainers
•NAIAD stabilizers
•Offshore marine watermaker
•Bennet trim tabs
•Auto bilge pumps
•Manual bilge pump
•Raritan 20 Hot water heater
•Bonding system
•Audio/visual alarm system
•Air conditioning pumps

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.