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1986 Southern Cross 53ft 53 Cockpit Motoryacht

William P. Ragusa
Engel & Völkers Yachting


53' (16.15m) Southern Cross

1986 53 Cockpit Motoryacht - Used
Fort Myers, FL USA

This do it all vessel is the Australian Hatteras of the Great Barrier Reef. Three Stateroom, two head floor plan forward, she has the room for family or friends, and range to enjoy the ride. A One Level Salon, offers a Large Galley center and Lower Helm Forward. Twin 6V71 Detroit Diesels, 20kW Kilop

Created Date: 05/11/2022 Last Updated: 05/11/2022

  • $ 375,000
    $ 484,914
    £ 310,623

Vessel ID: 2788859

HIN: 12345

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Updates and Upgrades

  • 2022 Complete Oil and Filter Service, Late Feb 2022
  • Impellers Replaced on Main Engines and Generator, Late Feb 2022
  • 2021 Shafts Repacked with Graphite Packing, Sept 2021
  • New Holding Tank Monitoring System, Aug 2021
  • 2020 Lower Helm Hydraulics Serviced March 2020
  • June 2019 Fuel Tanks Drained and Cleaned
  • 24V Battery Charger Replaced
  • 12V Battery Charger Replaced
  • Updated All Switches at Lower Helm
  • Props Tuned
  • 2010 Repainted with AwlGrip at Rybovich-Spencer


Southern Cross is one of the Very Few to include a One Level Salon Aft, Galley Mid Ship, and Pilothouse Helm Forward, rarely found in the similar Hatteras models.


  • Marbru 17k BTU Air Conditioner with Digital Control at Pilothouse Helm (New June 2019)
  • Wood Mini blinds
  • Overhead Lighting
  • L-Shaped Sectional Sofa to Port
  • Maple Folding Leaf Table
  • (2) Barrel Chairs to Starboard with Folding Teak Table
  • 32” LCD Flat Screen Roku Smart TV
  • Stereo Receiver with Bluetooth

Galley – Mid-Ship

  • U-Shaped Galley
  • Overhead Lighting
  • Corian Countertops, epoxy coated Feb 2020
  • Center Deep Well Sink with Designer Faucet
  • Amtico Teak and Holly Sole
  • Aft Counter Electric Radiant Cooktop Aft, Sept 2021
  • Electric 24” Oven
  • Pullout Oster Microwave Oven and Toaster Oven
  • (5) Storage Drawers
  • 110v Outlet with USB Charge Ports
  • Forward Counter Above Counter Storage Forward
  • 110v Outlet
  • (2) Premium Refrigerator/Freezers Forward Under Counter

Wet Bar – Starboard of Galley

  • Corian Countertop
  • Top Loading Wine and Glass Storage Forward
  • Raritan Ice Maker
  • Additional Storage Lockers

Master Stateroom Aft

  • Center Line Queen Berth with Memory Foam Mattress
  • Webasto 9k BTU Air Conditioner with Digital Control (New June 2021)
  • Dual Wardrobe Lockers to Port
  • Large Port Storage Shelf with Ample Drawer Lockers Below
  • 32” LCD Flat Screen TV to Port
  • Overhead Storage Lockers
  • Portlights with Privacy Curtain
  • Storage ottoman at foot of Berth
  • Night Stands with Reading Lights and Storage Drawers
  • LED Lighting
  • 110v outlets

Master Ensuite Head - Starboard

  • (2) Privacy Doors to Enclose Area
  • Forward: Enclosed Head Area with Glass Door
  • Dometic Electric Flush Head
  • Overhead Light
  • Overhead Storage Lockers
  • Opening Stainless Steel Port Light with Glazed Glass
  • Molded in Trash Locker
  • Tile Sole
  • Center Vanity with Sink and Faucet
  • Lighting
  • Towel Rings
  • Storage Under Sink
  • Tile Sole
  • Aft Enclosed Shower with Glass Door
  • Shower Wand with Hot and Cold Water
  • Molded in Seat with Storage Below
  • Overhead Light
  • Opening Stainless Steel Port Light with Glazed Glass
  • Tile Sole

Hallway Mid Ship

  • Aft Linen Closet: Wood Slat Doors
  • (3) Storage Shelves
  • Clothes Rack
  • Opening Port Light
  • Electrolux Washer
  • Electrolux Dryer (Currently Out for Servicing)
  • Forward Closet: Wood Slat Doors
  • (3) Storage Shelves
  • Clothing Rack

VIP Guest Stateroom Mid Ship

  • Offset Queen Berth with Memory Foam Mattress
  • Storage Under Berth
  • Marbu 12k BTU Air Conditioner with Digital Control for VIP and Froward Stateroom (New June 2019)
  • Wardrobe Locker Forward
  • Overhead Storage Lockers
  • Portlight with Privacy Curtain
  • Night Stand with Reading Lights and Storage Drawers
  • 110v outlet

Guest Head Mid Ship

  • Mirrored Vanity with Medicine Locker
  • Counter top with Sink and Faucet
  • 110v GFCI Outlet
  • Electric Flush Head
  • Storage Under Sink
  • Tile Sole
  • Forward Shower Seat
  • Shower Curtain
  • Shower Wand
  • Opening Port Light with Glazed Glass
  • Overhead Storage Locker
  • Towel Ring

Forward Guest Stateroom

  • V-Berths with Memory Foam Mattresses
  • Storage Under Berths
  • Bookshelves Port and Starboard
  • Opening Overhead Hatch
  • Access to Anchor Line Locker Forward
  • Overhead Storage Lockers
  • Portlights
  • (2) Reading Lights
  • Mirrored Bulkhead
  • Mirrored Wardrobe Locker with Counter and Storage Drawers Below

Electronics and Helm Details

  • Raymarine Digital Dome Radar
  • AIS System, Sept 2021


  • Raymarine 12” MFD with GPS/Chart/Radar/Fish Finder
  • Si-Tex Autopilot Control (Getting Serviced at Si-Tex)
  • West Marine Marine VHF Radio
  • Dual Hynautic Steering and Throttle Controls
  • Spot Light Remote Control
  • Hydraulic Steering with Stainless Steel Wheel
  • Full Engine Instrumentation
  • Clarion Remote Stereo Control
  • Venturi Windshield
  • Stainless Steel Safety Railing
  • Storage under Helm
  • Captain’s Chair
  • Wet Bar to Port with Stainless Steel Sink, Faucet, and Cutting Board


  • Helm Station Completely Rebuilt June 2019
  • Updated Gauges
  • Additional VDO Electronic Tachometers
  • Raymarine 16” Hybrid Touch MFD with GPS/Chart/Radar/Fish Finder
  • Raymarine 9” Touch screen MFD with GPS/Chart/Radar/Fish Finder
  • Si-Tex Auto Pilot control
  • Icom IC-M127 Marine VHF Radio
  • Ritchie In-Dash Compass
  • Leather Pedestal Helm Chair with Foot Rest
  • Center Windshield Wiper
  • Under Helm Storage to Port
  • Overhead Lighting
  • 110v Outlet
  • Hydraulic Steering with Stainless Steel Destroyer Wheel
  • Bilge Alarm System: Fwd, Mid, Engine, and Aft
  • Dual Hynautic Steering and Throttle Controls
  • CruiseAir 12K BTU Air Conditioner with Digital Control


  • 20kW Kilo Pak/Isuzu Generator with 600hrs
  • Main AC 220/110v Panel Port Aft of Salon with Remote Gen Start
  • Main DC 12v Panel at Pilothouse Helm
  • Water Heater
  • Main Engine 24V Start Battery Banks
  • Generator 12v Start Battery Bank
  • SamlexPower 24V 40amp Battery Charger
  • Guest ChargePro Dual 10amp Chager


  • Bimini Top
  • Radar Arch with Lighting and Stereo Speakers
  • Large L-Shaped Seating to Port with Storage below
  • Large Sette Seating to Starboard with Storage below
  • Fiberglass Table
  • Stainless Steel Propane Grill Aft with Tank
  • Marquipt Davit – 1500lbs Capacity Aft
  • Aft Stainless Steel Wrap Around Safety Railing


  • 360 Walk-around
  • Mid Ship Entries, Port and Starboard
  • Teak Cap Rail
  • Stainless Steel Bow Rail with Teak Toe Rail
  • Aluminum Rub Rail
  • Overhead Lighting
  • Aluminum Cleats: (2) Mid Ship, (2) Bow with Line Chocks
  • Large Bow Seating with Storage Below
  • (2) Stereo Speakers
  • Spotlight
  • Canvas Windshield Cover
  • Electric Windlass with Chain, Line Capstan, and Cleat to lock Anchor
  • Windlass Deck Controls
  • Fiberglass Bow Pulpit
  • Bow/Anchor Washdown
  • Pilothouse Doors, Port and Starboard

Aft Deck

  • Stainless Steel Rail Aft with Teak Top Rail
  • (2) Teak Chairs with Cushions
  • (2) Stereo Speakers
  • Sliding Companionway Door to Salon
  • Access to Flybridge via Stainless Steel Ladder with Teak Steps
  • Starboard Back Down Station Dual Hynautic Shift and Throttle Controls
  • Storage Below
  • Bottle and Drink Holders
  • Port and Starboard 50amp Shore Power Connections


  • Wet Bar with Sink, Faucet, Storage and Pressure Water Inlet
  • (3) Stainless Steel Rocket Launchers Mounted to Aft Deck Railing
  • Center Transom Door with Separate Flip top
  • Fiberglass Swim Platform
  • (2) Aluminum Cleats with Aluminum Hawse Pipes
  • Aluminum Line Chafe Protection
  • Molded Entry Steps Port and Starboard
  • Molded Companionway Steps to Aft Deck to Port
  • Washdown
  • Fish Box/Storage Centerline with Access to Lazarette


  • Access to Rudder Posts
  • Large Storage Space Port and Starboard
  • Centerline Fuel Tank
  • Bilge Pump with Float Switch

Engine and Mechanical Details

  • AirSep System on Main Engines
  • Access Via Door in Cockpit
  • Standup Engine Room
  • Port and Starboard Fuel Tanks with Storage Shelve Above
  • Sea Strainers for Main engines, Generator, A/C Water Pump
  • Overhead Rod Storage
  • Dual Racor Fuel Filters with Crossover for Each Main Engine
  • Racor Fuel Filter for Generator
  • Under Water Exhaust
  • 1HP Water Pump for Air Conditioners
  • Water Maker (In-Operative)

1986 Southern Cross 53ft 53 Cockpit Motoryacht

William P. Ragusa

Engel & Völkers Yachting

837 5th Street South
Naples Florida 34102 USA


William is a lifelong boater from Long Island, New York, who spent over 35 years in the Information Technology industry.

From working with the newspaper on Long Island to owning his own Antivirus software and having his own offices overseas, he is well-versed in meeting and exceeding the needs of his clients. From the United States to Dubai and back, William knows how to please and get the job done. William’s relocating to the South Florida area allowed him to create his network of clients before joining Engel & Völkers Yachting team. Recreational boating, and deep sea fishing throughout the Atlantic and Florida seas, he has developed his love for boating, leading to his relocation to the South Florida area to enjoy more of the boating lifestyle. William is excited to continue his career in yacht sales with Engel & Völkers Yachting team. All these experiences, travels and professional sales has given William a unique and uncommon edge to line his clients up with the boat that suits their family the best for their intended use. He is ready to help you find the yacht of your dreams or upgrade into a larger or possibly smaller yacht that now suits your intended needs.

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