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56' Ocean Alexander 1987

$ 574,999

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Introducing "SeaSHINE," a classic 1987 Ocean Alexander 56' Motor Yacht that has been extremely well cared for including over $475,000 spent in upgrades of the yacht in the last few years. SeaSHINE is a unique classic yacht that has been fully re-powered and has 4 staterooms, 4 heads, and a 6'6" stand-up engine room all in her 56' length and 18' beam. She is a wonderful combination of classic lines with spacious modern living and modern power. She is fully equipped, incredibly livable and her low engine hours are ready for you to take on your next cruising adventure.

As you step aboard SeaSHINE you will be greeted by the timeless elegance of this 56' Ocean Alexander Motor Yacht. SeaSHINE was designed by famed naval architect Ed Monk, Jr. and then built in Taiwan with a commitment to superior craftsmanship. The yacht features exquisite teak woodwork and fine joinery, showcasing the attention to detail and quality that defines Ocean Alexander yachts of the era.

United Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Great Loop Yacht Sales. 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


  • Price USD:$ 574,999
  • Builder:

    Ocean Alexander

  • Model: --
  • Year:


  • Location:

    Brunswick, Georgia, United States

  • Type:

    Power Yacht

  • LOA: 56 ft 3 in
  • Display Length: 56 ft
  • Beam: 18'
  • Yacht Category

    Long Range Cruiser

  • Water Capacity: 250 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 1430 gals
  • Engine Details: Detroit D Series 60 6062T500
  • Engine 1: 2008 1400.00 HRS 700.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 2008 1400.00 HRS 700.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
  • Days on Market:

As you embark on your journey through SeaSHINE, prepare to be enchanted by its abundance of amenities and luxurious details. With its generous 18-foot beam, this remarkable yacht offers a spacious interior that encompasses four staterooms and four heads, each featuring its own separate stall shower. The master stateroom, located aft, provides a private haven of luxury accessed via its own stairway and features a lavish king-size berth. Three additional staterooms are situated forward and can be conveniently reached through a stairway from the pilothouse.

One of the standout features of SeaSHINE is its walk-in engine room, nestled in the aft stateroom companionway. This remarkable space is truly a dream come true, boasting an impressive headroom of 6 feet 6 inches, ensuring ease of movement and accessibility.

Among the other highlights of SeaSHINE, you'll find a spacious aft deck that invites relaxation, a large and comfortable salon that exudes space and elegance, and a full-size galley-up complete with a U-shaped dinette and table, ideal for culinary endeavors. The yacht also boasts three helm stations, offering versatility and convenience, along with a well-appointed flybridge that provides ample seating and a fiberglass hardtop, ensuring shade and protection from the elements.

SeaSHINE's accommodations have been thoughtfully designed to ensure utmost comfort and privacy for all guests on board. The master cabin is a haven of relaxation, featuring a spacious, walk-around, king-size berth, a private head with a stall shower, and ample storage space for personal belongings. The VIP cabin offers a luxurious, walk around queen berth and an ensuite head for added convenience and privacy. The third stateroom is designed with a single berth accompanied by a desk, providing a versatile space with great storage and shelving options. Across the companionway, you'll find its private head, which doubles as a convenient day head. The fourth stateroom, located in the bow, offers comfortable v-berths and an ensuite bathroom with a separate stall shower. Throughout these accommodations, the teak wood paneling creates an atmosphere of warmth and elegance, adding a touch of sophistication to the overall experience.

The salon of SeaSHINE is designed to provide panoramic views of the surrounding beauty, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the oceanic environment. The spacious leather sectional, encircling a large coffee table, offers ample seating for relaxation and socializing. For entertainment, a custom-mounted high-definition 55" Samsung QLED Smart TV is available, ensuring a delightful viewing experience. The salon is equipped with top-of-the-line electronics and surround sound, further enhancing your onboard entertainment options.

A wine cooler is conveniently located in the salon's wet bar, allowing you to keep your favorite beverages at the perfect temperature. The salon wet bar features high-end white quartz countertops, adding a touch of luxury to the space. One of the standout features is the beautiful hammered copper sink with a custom faucet, which adds both style and functionality to the wet bar area. The wet bar cabinetry and etched glass divider contribute to the elegant and well-appointed ambiance of the salon.

To enhance the overall experience, the large sliding doors at the stern of the boat can be opened, seamlessly connecting the salon to the aft deck. This open arrangement allows cool ocean breezes to flow through the space, creating a refreshing and inviting atmosphere. The aft deck, in turn, becomes an extension of the salon, providing a delightful shaded and covered porch area for you to enjoy.

A wine cooler is conveniently located in the salon's wet bar, allowing you to keep your favorite beverages at the perfect temperature. The salon wet bar features high-end granite countertops, adding a touch of luxury to the space. One of the standout features is the beautiful hammered copper sink with a custom faucet, which adds both style and functionality to the wet bar area. The wet bar cabinetry and etched glass divider contribute to the elegant and well-appointed ambiance of the salon.

The galley on SeaSHINE is a chef's dream, combining functionality with elegance. It boasts new, beautiful white quartz countertops that not only provide ample workspace but also add a touch of sophistication to the area. The galley is well-equipped with top-of-the-line appliances, ensuring that all your culinary needs are met.

One of the standout features is the residential-size stainless Samsung refrigerator, offering plenty of storage space for your fresh ingredients and beverages. Additionally, a stainless trash compactor is included for convenient waste management. The Miele dishwasher makes cleanup a breeze, allowing you to spend more time enjoying your meal and less time on chores.

The galley is equipped with an under-mounted large stainless steel sink, perfect for food preparation and easy cleaning. A large 4-burner range with a griddle, provided by Jenn Air, provides versatility and enables you to cook gourmet meals with precision. For quick and convenient heating, a Sharp microwave/convection oven is also available.

To create a cohesive and elegant design, the quartz countertops extend from the galley to the salon wet bar, ensuring a seamless and visually appealing transition between these areas.

The mechanical equipment of SeaSHINE has undergone meticulous upgrades to ensure top-notch performance and reliability during your cruising adventures. The installation of Detroit/MTU Series 60 engines, along with new quick shift electronic controls, guarantees exceptional power and smooth operation.

To enhance the cruising experience further, SeaSHINE is equipped with two Westerbeke generators, one rated at 12.5 kW and the other at 15 kW. These generators provide ample power for all your onboard needs.

Inside the engine room, you'll find easy access to all machinery, allowing for convenient maintenance and inspections. The meticulous maintenance and upgrading efforts extend to additional features such as the fuel polishing system, which helps maintain fuel quality for optimal engine performance.

NAIAD stabilizers are installed to ensure a comfortable and stable ride, minimizing the effects of waves and providing a smooth cruising experience. The presence of bow and stern thrusters with controls at all three stations allows for effortless maneuvering, even in tight spaces or challenging docking situations.

Safety is a top priority aboard SeaSHINE, and the comprehensive set of safety equipment includes Halon fire extinguishers, engine room fans, bilge pumps, and Bennett trim tabs for optimal control and stability.

The vessel is also equipped with a Drain Vac stainless central vacuum system, providing convenience and efficient cleaning. Additionally, the Xantrex 3000-watt inverter charger ensures reliable power management and allows for the operation of various onboard electrical systems.

With its meticulously maintained and upgraded mechanical systems, SeaSHINE guarantees exceptional performance, reliability, and safety, enabling you to fully enjoy your time on the water.

SeaSHINE is equipped with a robust electrical system designed to provide reliable power throughout your journey. The yacht features twin Westerbeke generators, one rated at 12.5 kW and the other at 15 kW, they are known for their dependability and ability to deliver a consistent power supply.

To ensure efficient charging of the yacht's batteries, SeaSHINE is equipped with Victron Energy Centaur battery chargers. These chargers are designed to optimize the charging process and maintain the battery bank's health.

For power management and seamless operation of various onboard electrical systems, SeaSHINE is equipped with a Xantrex 3000-watt inverter charger. This device efficiently converts stored battery power into usable AC power, allowing you to operate appliances and equipment even when shore power is not available.

In addition to its electrical systems, SeaSHINE offers convenient laundry facilities on board. The separate washer and dryer are located in the aft stateroom companionway, providing easy access for laundry needs during your voyage.

SeaSHINE is outfitted with an impressive array of entertainment and navigation electronics to enhance your onboard experience and ensure safe navigation. The yacht features the Furuno NavNet3D plotter GPS, sounder, and radar systems.

SeaSHINE is equipped with a Garmin 1242xsv unit, known for its advanced features and reliable performance. This unit provides additional navigation and charting capabilities, complementing the yacht's existing navigation systems.

To maintain communication and safety at sea, SeaSHINE features Standard Horizon VHF radios. These radios allow for clear and efficient communication with other vessels and shore stations, ensuring a reliable means of contact during your voyage.

To enhance maneuverability and ease of docking, SeaSHINE is equipped with bow and stern thrusters. Controls for the thrusters are located at each of the 3 helm stations.

To ensure a comfortable and stable ride, SeaSHINE is equipped with NAIAD stabilizers. These stabilizers reduce roll and improve stability, enhancing your comfort while underway.

For entertainment options, SeaSHINE features a satellite TV antenna, allowing you to enjoy a variety of programming and stay connected to the world even while at sea.

To enhance safety and situational awareness, SeaSHINE is equipped with an AIS unit. This Automatic Identification System helps to track and identify nearby vessels, providing valuable information to ensure safe navigation and collision avoidance.

With its comprehensive range of entertainment and navigation electronics, along with its advanced maneuvering and stability systems, SeaSHINE offers a well-equipped and enjoyable cruising experience.

SeaSHINE is equipped with a range of deck equipment that enhances both functionality and aesthetics. The teak aft decking provides a beautiful and durable surface for outdoor relaxation and entertainment.

On the flybridge, a hardtop with hard panel ultra clear enclosures provides protection from the elements, allowing for comfortable cruising in various weather conditions. Stidd helm chair offer ergonomic seating for the captain, ensuring comfort and control during navigation. A Stidd companion chair is also available, providing additional seating for guests. An L-shaped settee with a table creates a cozy and inviting space for socializing and enjoying the surrounding views.

In the pilothouse, a Stidd helm chair with contrast piping details offers comfortable seating for the captain, ensuring optimal visibility and control during navigation.

SeaSHINE is equipped with a davit with low profile and chocks, allowing for easy launch and retrieval of tender or water toys. A fender rack provides convenient storage for fenders, keeping them readily accessible when needed.

For anchoring, an Ideal windlass with a 3/8" chain ensures efficient and secure anchoring. A Danforth anchor is included as part of the anchoring system.

Triple Kahlenberg air horns are installed on SeaSHINE, providing a powerful and distinctive sound signal for communication and safety purposes.

A transom door allows for easy access to the swim platform and water activities. A custom stern ladder offers a convenient way to access the water for swimming or boarding watercraft.

SeaSHINE features a swim platform, providing a spacious area for enjoying the water and facilitating water-based activities.

A freshwater washdown system is available, allowing for easy cleaning and rinsing of the deck and equipment.

All port lights on SeaSHINE are made of high-quality stainless steel and are equipped with stainless steel screens. This ensures durability, resistance to corrosion, and protection against insects or debris.

With its well-designed and high-quality deck equipment, SeaSHINE offers functionality, convenience, and a touch of luxury for an exceptional yachting experience.  

SeaSHINE is a Great Loop veteran having recently completed the near 7,000 mile journey as well as extended Bahamian cruising in comfort and safety. 

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

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.


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