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57' Custom Carolina Sportfish 2003

$ 859,000

Built in 2003 by Bob Sullivan, the Legacy embodies every aspect of the kind of custom Carolina boat that is so hard to find these days. From her classic lines and flare to the ride and fishability, she is truly a rare find in today's sportfish market. Repowered in 2014 with Caterpillar C-12s, she provides a comfortable 24 knot cruise while taking it easy on the life of the motors and the pocketbook. Her cockpit is huge and boasts a spacious and very crew friendly mezzanine. The interior layout is perfect for everyday fishing or for traveling and tournaments. Many upgrades were added by the current owners, including hardtop, teak coverboards and coaming, hull paint, etc..... With plenty of storage throughout the boat, the necessary systems to make it comfortable and efficient, and a soft economical ride, the Legacy is the perfect fit for anyone looking for a solid turn key Carolina boat. Please call for more details... 


  • Builder: Custom Carolina
  • Model: Sportfish
  • Location: Manteo, North Carolina, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 57 ft in
  • Display Length: 57 ft
  • Price: $ 859,000
  • Beam: 17' 6"
  • Category: Sport Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 125 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 600 gals
  • Engine Details: Caterpillar C-12
  • Engine 1: 2014 4100.00 HRS 715.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 2014 4100.00 HRS 715.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

Layout is a center console with actuated electronics panel, bench seating on both sides

5 panel strataglass enclosure 

Release helm chair

Maya Epoch US 15 teaser reels in hardtop bubble

Paneltronics 12V subpanel in console

Garmin GPSMap 7612 Touchscreen Plotter, sounder, Radar with Airmar CHIRP transducer

Garmin 5212 Chartplotter

Si-tex SST-110 Sea Surface Temp gauge

CAT MPD displays

Simrad Auto Pilot

Single lever controls with CAT electronic control system

Caterpillar C-12s (1430hp) 24kt cruise @1800-1850 rpm and burns 40gph / 3 years old / 4000hrs / regular maintenance /new mounts and alignment / new oil, fresh filters, racors, airceps all around / 26kt cruise @1950 rpm

ZF 325-1A Marine Gears / 2:1 ratio 

CAT electronic controls

 12 KW Northern Lights Generator (7000 original hours) fresh oil and filters, running great

Eskimo Ice Maker / just serviced and operating well

 (2) CruisAir 24K and 32K BTU Ac units / just serviced

 (2) Raritan Atlantes toilets / new head pump

 (2) oil change pumps, quick connect fittings and hoses

Headhunter Mach 5 FW pump and new plumbing FW system

 Dripless shaft seals / (2) new seals on each shaft

 Rewired Engine Room / Vanner Box / New Mastervolt 3 bank charger / Most batteries new, all 2015 or newer

Paneltronics 12/24VDC 120/240VAV electrical panel in salon

Jabsco oil change pump

Subzero 700 BR Refrigerator and Freezer drawers

Racor 1000MA filters on Mains / R125 on genset

Hynautic Steering system

 Hot Water heater / 12v and 110v water pumps

 Re-plumbed fuel tank pickups to rear of tank to allow for all usable

 Re-plumbed heads to Y-valve and holding tanks


Custom Teak Mezzanine deck with 8' cushioned seating, 3 large storage / bait compartments, large ice dump and bin, actuated Engine Room access, insulated drink box

Release Fighting Chair

Teak coverboards with rolled coaming

Large transom fish box

Tuna door

Lighting and speakers under overhang and gunwales

Lazarette access hatch 

Non-skid deck

41' Rupp triple spreader outriggers

22 rod holders in cockpit

50 amp service / CA TV Phone

FW and SW washdown with tank fill hookup

Fuel fills on deck




Salon door to Starboard of Centerline enters to landing with tackle centers and countertops on both sides

Teak trim, veneers, valances and cabinetry throughout

Large L shaped custom couches with lift top storage to Port

Long straight custom Couch with lift top storage to Stbd

Galley area forward to Port with sub-zero drawers, E-wave microwave and Princess 2 burner cooktop

Lots of deep drawer storage and cabinetry throughout

Entertainment center forward to Stbd with 46" Samsung Flatscreen TV and Onkyo Dynamic Audio Application Surroundsound system

More drawer and cabinet storage behind TV and on bulkhead face

UV protection tinted windows

Soft stretched headliners with recessed lighting and dimmable switches

Bose speakers throughout

Day head to Stbd at bottom of steps, Full bathroom with Raritan Atlantes toliet, vanity, mirrored cabinetry and shower. Custom countertops and teak pocket door

Rod Storage locker to Port of the steps with Full Size Frigidaire Upright Freezer alongside

Large Crew Bunks to Port

Textured wallpaper and teak trim throughout

Fwd V-Berth is large master stateroom with connected full head. Raritan Atlantes toilet, Vanity, mirrored cabinetry and shower. Custom Countertops. Bed is raised with drawer storage beneath. Custom mattress, storage cabinets on both sides along the walls. Hanging lockers and reading lights

Bomar Hatch on bowdeck above and anchor locker access fwd



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.

This listing is presented to you courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel.

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.


This Custom Carolina listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 57' Sportfish. While this listing is not actively listed with United Yacht Sales, our team would be happy to reach out to the current broker and find the history on the boat. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


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