Seattle Office: 2601 W. Marina Place Suite D Seattle, WA 98199

  • Year: 1990
  • Length: 48 ft
  • Price: $125,000
  • Located in Seattle, WA US
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
  • YW# 4135433

 "Flying Colors" is a good value for a capable offshore center cockpit sloop, designed for comfortable cruising. The forward cabin offers a V-berth with ensuite head and stall shower. Aft  cabin has a centerline island queen berth with ensuite head and stall shower. Well equipped with Espar diesel heat, Northern Lights generator, Max Prop 3 blade feathering prop, Walker Bay dinghy w/ 9.9hp OB and an offshore life raft, multiple port lights rebedded between 2022-2023, maintenance is up to date, and many recent upgrades.

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Make: Celestial


Length Overall: 48.00 ft
Max Draft: 6.50 ft
Displacement:27.00 lb 27.00
Beam: 13.50 ft


Total Power: 77|horsepower
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 0
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 3350
Engine Power: 77|horsepower


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (280 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (180 Gallons)


Chain locker is forward followed by the V-berth with a port side bureau, starboard hanging locker and a door to the head compartment. Moving aft the passageway has a bureau to port and a second door to the forward head to starboard. The main cabin to port is the settee followed by a chart table and to starboard an "L-shaped" settee with a drop leaf table centerline. Next aft is the "U"-shaped galley area. 

A passageway leads aft from the chart table area, to port, a pilot berth with storage under is outboard, and a wet locker. The engine room access is inboard. Continuing aft the passageway leads to the aft cabin. Cabinets and vanity to port with cabinets to starboard and centerline is the island queen berth. A door to the aft head is in the starboard forward area and has a separate shower stall. 

  • Forward V-berth cabin with head and stand up stall shower, hanging lockers and drawers
  • Island queen berth aft with head and stall shower, hanging lockers ad drawers 
  • Pilot berth - great work bench/storage area when not being used as a berth
  • Teak cabin sole
  • Teak joinery
  • Pull out double berth in salon
  • Custom sheepskin mattress pads fore and aft
  • Custom split pads to accommodate lee cloths
  • Custom fitted sheets fore and aft, split versions to accommodate lee cloths
  • Custom marine inner spring mattress aft
  • Custom teak hatch screens, screens for opening port lights
  • Three Nicro solar vents
  • Custom area carpets
  • Wet locker
  • Seagull water filters in galley and aft head


Mechanical Equipment
  • Espar D7L diesel forced air heat
  • MaxProp 3 blade feathering prop
  • (2) Electric fresh water heads - New 2021
  • Automatic Halon 1401 engine room fire extinguishing system 
  • Aquadrive shaft coupling 
  • Emergency tiller
  • (1) Bilge pump w/ float switch
  • (1) Manual diaphragm
Electronics and Navigation Equipment
  • Autohelm 7000 autopilot w/ ram arm to quadrant
  • ICOM M800 SSB w/ antenna tuner for backstay
  • Raytheon GPS
  • C.A.R.D. for other ship radar detection
  • Furuno weather fax
  • 406 EPIRB connected to Raytheon GPS
  • Multi repeater in aft stateroom
  • Tank tender for fuel and water tanks
  • 20" flat screen TV w/ DV/VCR w/ on deck cable/phone connector
  • MPS plug-in connection 
  • New bi amplified stereo w/ 8 salon speakers and subwoofer
  • Cockpit speakers w/ custom covers
  • 5" Danforth compass
Deck and Hull Equipment
  • Muir 3000 electric windlass
  • 200' 3/8" G4 anchor chain
  • CQR anchor
  • Fortress FX-55 anchor
  • Anchor washdown 
  • Dodger
  • Canvas rail covers & dinghy cover
  • Main boom cover 
  • Genoa leech cover
  • (4) Dorade vents
  • (2) Solar vents
  • Switlik 8 man offshore life raft w/ deck cradle 
  • Walker Bay RIB dinghy w/ sail kit on SS davits
  • 9.9 Suzuki OB 
  • Hot/cold fresh water shower on transom 
  • Transom steps
  • (2) Downrigger fishing mounts aft
  • Foredeck netting on lifelines
  • Teak decks left grey
  • Teak cap rails
  • Custom teak cap rail covers
  • Teak cockpit coaming varnished
  • Teak cockpit table varnished
  • SS stern ladder
Sails and Rigging
  • Port Townsend/Carol Hasse fully battened genoa on Profurl roller furling - excellent
  • Storm trysail on separate mast track
  • Staysail - dacron
  • 1.5oz radial cut spinnaker
  • 1.5oz cruising spinnaker/gennaker
  • 0.75oz radial cut spinnaker 
  • (2) Spinnaker halyards
  • Rigid boom vang
  • Lazy jacks
  • Folding mast steps
  • (2) Lewmar 55ST 3-speed primary winches
  • (2) Lewmar 46 ST secondary winches
  • (1) Lewmar 40 ST main sheet winch
  • (2) Lewmar 40 ST halyard winches
  • (1) Lewmar 30 outhaul/reef winch
  • Removable inner forestay
  • Northern Lights 5kw generator w/ full sound shield 
  • Vectron inverter/charger new 2021
  • (4) Lithium house & start batteries 2021
  • ELCI breakers added
  • Grounding & isolation system
  • Shore power plugs both port and starboard
  • (3) Burner Tasco propane stove/oven
  • GE Spacemaker microwave oven
  • Top load refrigerator with circulation fan and freezer holding plates
Additional Information
  • Haul out & bottom paint fall of 2021
  • New thru hulls 2021
  • Multiple port lights re-bedded 2022-2023 
  • Cabin fans throughout 
  • Assortment of engine and ship spares
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.

Celestial Center Cockpit

Seattle, WA

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