DESCRIPTION & DETAILS
Alexander Marine Australia are proud to present the 2009 Custom 92' Expedition Motor Yacht 'Texas T' to the market as worldwide central agents.
Texas T' is an impressive steel long-range expedition motor yacht that is presented in immaculate condition having been meticulously maintained throughout her life by full-time crew. She is offered for sale by her first and only owner. She was built in Brisbane Queensland Australia with a view to long-range comfortable and economical cruising. She has achieved that brief traversing the South Pacific and Asia logging an impressive 60,000 plus nautical miles visiting such exotic destinations such as the Chagos Archipelago, Maldives, Myanmar, Andaman Sea, Similan Island, Phuket, Phang Nga Bay, Phi Phi Islands, Krabi, Manus Island, New Hanover, Papua New Guinea, Louisiade Archipelago, Fijian Islands, Swains Reef, and the Whitsundays.
When stepping onboard fishermen and diving enthusiasts will be impressed by her practical teak-laid swim platform and spacious fishing cockpit featuring a large plumbed live bait tank, rod holders, custom bait board and saltwater washdown. In the port corner of the fishing cockpit, you will observe a custom made electric stainless steel BBQ and sink. Underfloor this area is complete with bulk cruising storage and a dedicated dive bottle storage rack for 6 bottles. A removable euro awning provides shade to this area when required.
From the starboard side of the fishing cockpit, via a few curved steps, you enter the spacious aft deck entertainment haven which is well protected from the elements by way of the flybridge/boat deck overhang and removable breezeway mesh panels where required to block the sun or for added privacy. This area features dual molded lounges across the stern, a large eutectic under counter drinks refrigerator to starboard, and an oval-shaped custom made timber dining table that comfortably seats eight people. On the forward bulkhead of this area, you will find storage cabinets and drawers plus a rubbish bin recess. Overhead an impressive drop-down rod locker is concealed in the ceiling for storage of your offshore rods!
With security in mind entry to the saloon is via a keypad, thereafter an impressive stainless steel framed electric door slides open to reveal a spacious saloon area and galley immediately to port. The flooring is a polished hardwood timber throughout the saloon and pilothouse. The joinery throughout the boat is a combination of Tasmanian oak complemented by wedge accents and features for a modern yet timeless ambiance. The galley is open to the saloon area as well as the aft deck via a large stainless steel framed top-hinged hopper window, which ensures nobody feels isolated from the other guests. Immediately to starboard and opposite the galley is the interior dining area which has a lounge bar feel courtesy of the two compact tables, with seating up to eight people. The galley features generous bench space for food preparation, quality appliances and a trash compactor for extended time away from the dock. There is ample refrigeration space onboard for those long expeditions via a full-height French door Mitsubishi refrigerator/freezer/icemaker located in galley, an additional in the lazarette, you have available a sizeable custom stainless steel eutectic front opening double door refrigerator and freezer.
Moving forward in the saloon, when it's really time to relax, you have a spacious L-shaped lounge to starboard complete with a glass coffee table, and a cozy reading space to port including a small dedicated reading library. You may care to fix yourself a drink as you walk past the ship's bar to port which is complete with glass storage, spirits display rack and a glass door under counter wine fridge. Her saloon hi/lo 47" flat-screen TV is located to port adjacent to the library, as is access to the on-deck day head which has the added benefit of being able to be accessed from the port side deck in addition to via the saloon. The day head is spacious and tiled so as it can be used by guests who are fishing and or have just come out of the water.
Forward of her saloon, you enter her impressive pilothouse, which is suitably equipped with (all new) quality navigation equipment for worldwide exploration. Communications hardware includes HF, VHF and KVH Satellite phone equipment. In addition to her Navigator helm seat for the captain, other guests or crew in the pilothouse can keep an eye on the passage via the forward-facing bench seat in this area. Pilothouse doors to both port and starboard allow quick access to her wide walk-around side decks and up onto the bow when required.
The crew quarters are accessed via a staircase down from the port side of the wheelhouse, comfortably sleeping three crew. Accommodation consists of a twin cabin room with over and under-bunk beds, a captain's double bed. These cabins share an ensuite. The ship's laundry facilities are located in the crew area.
Immediately prior to entering the pilothouse, opposite the lounging area on the centreline of the boat, access to the guest accommodation is via a beautiful timber curved staircase. On arrival down onto the guest accommodation foyer, you will four cabins plus a large full height storage cabinet. At the aft of this area, you enter the full beam midship master cabin which features a large ensuite complete with a full-size bathtub and a separate tiled shower stall with a curved glass shower screen. There is also port and starboard guest cabins featuring over and bunk beds both with ensuites, The forward VIP features an island double to starboard with ensuite.
Forward of the pilothouse, she features a Portuguese bridge design island module - for shedding green water overboard in heavy weather and likewise for handy storage. Her foredeck features dual oversized anchors and anchoring equipment.
Her flybridge is an additional spacious all-weather entertaining area. This area is teak laid and is air-conditioned for your comfort when required. A large gloss teak high table seats eight and is positioned forward and to starboard in this area. Further aft guests can enjoy mirrored L-shaped lounges or selected individual bucket chairs. So as to keep everybody hydrated the flybridge is complete with a glass door wine refrigerator, front opening bar refrigerator, U-line icemaker, and a handy prep sink. Access to the flybridge is both either the internal curved staircase down to the saloon or via a ladder down to the cockpit (if your guests are wet).
Aft of her flybridge hardtop the spacious boat deck which is large enough to carry various water toys and is equipped with a 5.8m Swift center console RIB- with surplus storage space available for additional kayaks and water toys. For the serious fisherman and when entering unchartered secluded coral cays (remembering this boat is a genuine go-anywhere exploration machine!!), 'Texas T' is equipped with a masthead Crows Nest complete with instrumentation and engine controls offering 360-degree views as you pick you way into your preferred anchorage.
'Texas-T' is powered by commercially rated twin Cummins QSM 11's which have proven to be extremely economical and ultra-reliable. The engine room is a spacious area and includes a workbench and utility sink. 'Texas-T' is an Australian Registered Ship and also commercially registered with AMSA.
Disclaimer: All specifications in this presentation are provided for information only and particulars herein are obtained from sources believed to be correct, but not guaranteed. Buyers should satisfy themselves with respect to accuracy.