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Gulfstar 45

Lefkas, Greece

Price £64,950 inc Vat

Gulfstar 45 centre cockpit cruiser built in USA 1985 in Florida.  Powerful respected cruising yacht. Accom for 4/7 in two cabins and saloon, two heads. Yanmar 4JH3E 50hp (2003) 1040 hrs , Bowthruster, 5kva gen set, Inmast furling main,  Jeckles sails 2015, rewired 2015, plenty of recent upgrades and improvements. In private British ownership for last 20 years. VAT paid on EU import 2002 £64,950

Boat Details


  • Builder: Gulfstar, Florida USA
  • Construction: GRP


  • Length (Feet): 45
  • Length (Metres): 13.72
  • Beam: 13 ft 2"
  • Max Draft: 5 ft 5"
  • LOA: 45 ft 0"


  • Number of Engines: 1
  • Engine Make: Yanmar
  • Engine Model: 4JH3E
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Hours: 1039
  • Type of Propeller: 3 Blade
  • Total Power: 50 hp


Centre Cockpit
GRP hull deck & structure
White hull
Fin keel fully encapsulated
Last osmosis treatment 2001


Yanmar 4JH3E 50hp (new 2003) # E24751
Hours 1,039
Shaft Drive
3 bladed prop
Vetus Bowthruster
Northern Lights 5kva Gen set


Rewired in Marmaris 2015.
3 domestic batteries (Energizer)
Single engine start and bowthruster batteries (Energizer)
Sterling battery chargers
Charging from shore power, genset and solar panel.
65kw solar panel new Oct 2016


Fuel:      50 gals S/S fitted new in 2016
Water:    2 tanks total of 140 gals
Holding:  Single plastic tank

Rig & Sails

Sloop rigged
S/S standing rigging
Seldon boom new 2014

Jeckels sails new 2015 – only used for a few days.
Inmast furling main.
Furling Genoa

2 x 52ST s spd Lewmar genoa winches
2 x 24ST 2 spd Lewmar halyard winches
1 x 30ST 2 spd Lewmar main winch
1 x Harken electric 40ST 2 spd winch


Accom for 7 in 2 double cabins and 3 in saloon (double/single)
Mahogany and teak joinered interior
2 x Heads (1 electric 1 manual)


Dyson fan heater
Qunda aircon fitted 2015 (hardly used)
GSI cooker/oven with 2 hobs
Fridge (11 cub ft) with integral freezer section (capable of making ice)
Fully equipped with post, pans, crockery and cutlery
Gas piping replaced with copper pipes and gas alarm in 2016
Pioneer music system, smart phone compatible.
TV screen & DVD player


Simpson Lawrence electric windlass
Delta anchor with approx. 220ft chain, 3/8 gauge
Fenders & Warps
S/S teak passerelle
Boarding/swim ladder
Sprayhood integrated with bimini
Deck shower


4 person tender
6hp Yamaha outboard (4 stroke) New not used guarantee until May 2018


Bought by the current British owners in the USA almost 20 years ago, imported in to the EU in 2002 when they returned to sail the Med. VAT was paid on entry.

Cruised in Florida, Bahamas, Virgin Isles, Caribbean, Venezuela, Atlantic crossing to Gib (2002) then Med, Turkey and to Greece.

Title Documents and Tax

Listed below are the documents/or copies of what we have seen on listing this yacht.

British SSR Certificate
Full import documents and papers confirming entry to the EU and VAT payment in 2002
Vendors purchase document from 1998 in USA.
Vessel may need to be sold offshore in international waters to comply with RCD regulations.

Disclaimer and Travelling to Inspect

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith, in this case we are acting as Brokers only.  Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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