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Cuckoos Nest II
65' Sumerset Houseboat 1993

$ 159,000

Rare New England Opportunity: The Perfect Liveaboard! Highly customized 65" Sumerset houseboat offered turnkey and ready for year round living in Boston! This luxurious floating home boasts great amenities such as huge top deck, 4 season enclosed bow "porch", large aft-deck, fully applianced kitchen, washer and dryer, surround sound system, newer 2-Ton all-season heat pump for year round comfort, 2 bedrooms plus separate office (convertible back to a 3rd bedroom if desired) 1 1/2 baths and too many others to mention here. She is only offered due to owner relocation abroad and is in excellent condition. Cuckoos Nest II offers true waterfront living at a fraction of the cost of her real-estate counterparts. She is a must see and awaiting your visit.


  • Builder: Sumerset
  • Model: Houseboat
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 65 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 65 ft
  • Price: $ 159,000
  • Beam: 14'
  • Category: House Boats
  • Water Capacity: 160 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 190 gals
  • Engine Details: MerCruiser 5.7L Bravo II
  • Engine 1: 1993 512.00 HRS 350.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1993 516.00 HRS 350.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Gas/Petrol

Entering starboard and forward is the enclosed 4 season porch with full clear enclosure than can be opened. Proceeding aft through double glass sliding door is the full beam salon/galley in a country kitchen arrangement. The lower helm station is immediately to starboard. Located portside is a U-shaped soft fabric couch area with coffee table opposite of which is the media wall with concealed electrical panel and space for a large wall mounted flat screen TV. This area is wide, open and airy and features a custom antique barn board ceiling with accent lighting and embedded speakers. Further aft and to port is the very spacious and workable U shaped galley with full sized fridge, oven/stovetop, microwave and dishwasher. Opposite and to starboard is a dining area currently with high top table and 2 chairs. (a table for 4-6 could be easily substituted  here) Proceeding aft through the center hallway the port guest stateroom is found with elevated double bed and ample storage closet and drawers. Opposite and starboard is the full bath with enclosed tub, sink with vanity and newer Raritan Atlantes electric macerating head. Aft and again to port down a couple of steps is the 3rd stateroom currently setup as an office. This area is directly below the guest stateroom above. Further aft down the hallway after the bathroom is the closet housing the Whirlpool washer and dryer. Proceeding aft down the hallway is the master stateroom suite with ensuite private head with sink/vanity and second Raritan Atlantes macerating head with wall mounted control panel. To port is the queen berth with double reading lights, overhead ceiling fan and window above headboard. 2 nigh tables flank the berth.  Opposite wall features large hanging closet.   The aft wall is a large sliding door which leads out the private owner's deck. This deck features engine access hatches, full indoor/outdoor carpeting and spiral stairwell leading up to the flybridge deck. The second access to this deck is provided by a side stairwell located forward and to starboard next to the foredeck porch entry. Beautiful custom blinds adorn the entire vessel and climate control is by forced hot/cold air ducting sourced by heat pump.

  • Reclaimed 230 y/o Hemlock Barn Board Ceiling/Walls- Salvaged from a VT barn
  • Restoration Hardware Interior Lighting
  • Re-upholstered Valance in Marine Blue throughout Salon/Galley/ Dining area
  • Custom Drapes and Roman Shades
  • Custom Interior Shutters (master) and Wood Blinds (throughout)
  • Solar & UV Reflective Blinds (salon, galley)
  • Upholstered sectional U shaped sofa with throw pillows
  • Coffee Table
  • Wall to wall carpeting
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Full Size Stack Washer/Dryer
  • Full Size Refrigerator Coil Stove Top
  • LG Microwave
  • Full sized Dishwasher
  • Stainless steel sink with pullout faucet/sprayer
  • Chestnut High Top Pub Table w/ Custom Cut Glass Top
  • 2 Matching High-Top Pub Chairs
  • Custom Made Etched Glass doors for Hutch/ Wet Bar
  • LG Glass-front Wine/Beer Cooler
  • Twin MerCruiser 5.7 Liter V-8 Bravo II Outdrives
  • Westerbeke 12.5 KW Generator
  • Battery Charger
  • Dual MMC Controls
  • Depth Finder
  • Rudder Indicator
  • VHF Marine Radio
  • Halon Fire Extinguisher System
  • Top-of-the-line 7 zone All-Boat Sound System (Wireless Airplay, AM/FM Stereo)
  • 2013 Carrier 3.5 Ton Central Heat/AC
  • Auxiliary 35 amp In-Duct Coil Heat Booster
  • Newly Insulated Ceiling and Hull
  • 2-100 Gallon Fuel Tanks 2-80 Gallon Fresh Water Tanks
  • 2-80 Gallon Holding Tanks
  • 20 Gallon Hot Water Heater
  • 2-50AMP Shore Power Plugs and cables
  • New Condenser/Air Handler/Plenum/Duct-work
  • Central Surround System Set-up for Wi-Fi Control for Living Area and Top Deck
  • Electro-Guard Corrosion Control System (NO NEED FOR ZINCS)
  • New Raritan Atlantes Electric Heads (one with Vortex Vac and Smart Flush Digital Control Panel)
  • CO Detector
  • Last Season Complete Top Deck Dremel and Gel Coat Maintenance
  • 3 Massive Hull Hatches (Approx. 450 sq.ft. of Below Deck Storage)
  • Swim Platform & Ladder
  • Fully Furnished 3 Season Bow Porch with Ceiling Fan and Full-Zippered Optical Grade Isinglass
  • NEW Temperpedic Queen Mattress & Box spring in guest stateroom
  • Flybridge w/Newly Reinforced Marine Canvas Bimini Top
  • Party Top w/Rope lights and 2 Full-Size 45° Flag Poles
  • Included:  Top Deck Furniture (table, chairs, 6 chaise lounges, 2-8’ Marine Fiberglass Dock Boxes)
  • All Interior Furniture
  • Full-Size Propane Outdoor Grill w/ Side Burner
  • Several dock lines
  • Various Fenders
  • Stern Storage Locker, All Documentation/Owner’s Manuals
  • Various Spare Parts, paint, materials, Engine related parts

* Engine 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.





Our Sumerset listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 65' Houseboat. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Ron Housman who can answer all questions about the boat for you. 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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photo of Starboard View


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