BILLY BUDD Summary
34.25 meters / 112.36 ft
Asking price: €1,995,000 EUR
Introducing BILLY BUDD, an exceptional 112' 22" high-performance world-cruising contemporary sloop built by the renowned Dutch yard, Royal Huisman. With a notable regatta history and 14 years of current family ownership, this all-aluminum yacht has been meticulously maintained and recently underwent a comprehensive refit in 2017, positioning her as a remarkable vessel ready for new adventures on the open seas.
BILLY BUDD's impressive performance stems from her fast hull, carbon fiber mast, and spars, which were completely overhauled in 2010, along with her modern set of sails. Designed for high latitudes sailing, exploration and adventure, this yacht achieves remarkable results in terms of speed and maneuverability. She has proven her abilities by winning superyacht regattas and successfully circumnavigating the globe under her current ownership.
The interior of BILLY BUDD, crafted by renowned designer Pieter Beeldsnijder, exudes a bright and comfortable ambiance. Featuring a split-level layout, the spacious interior boasts an abundance of natural light, creating a welcoming and warm atmosphere. Accommodations on board include a master suite and two double cabins, providing comfortable spaces for up to six guests. The crew is well-catered to, with separate quarters located at the bow.
Fresh from a 2022 refit, BILLY BUDD is in excellent condition and boasts several notable upgrades. The yacht has undergone a hull repaint, ensuring a pristine and attractive appearance. Additionally, the rigging has been replaced, providing enhanced reliability and safety. The comprehensive machinery overhaul guarantees optimal performance in various conditions and situations. Notably, the yacht received a new bank of batteries in 2023, further enhancing her efficiency and reliability.
BILLY BUDD offers a range of unique features and attributes that elevate her status as a world-class yacht. With a Scania 430hp turbocharged diesel engine, she provides a remarkable 3,500 nautical mile range and a top speed of 12 knots. This impressive range allows for round-the-world cruising and long-distance passages, while the storage, fridge and freezer capabilities ensure that provisions remain fresh and abundant throughout the journey.
To complement her spirit of exploration, BILLY BUDD is equipped with a dive compressor, equipment for seven divers, and two tenders. The foredeck features a 4.20m Zodiac with a 40hp four-stroke engine and a 60hp two-stroke Evinrude outboard. A garage and storage space accommodates a 3-meter Zodiac with a Yamaha 20hp four-stroke outboard.
With pretty and elegant lines, BILLY BUDD captivates with her contemporary sloop design. The enclosed center cockpit ensures safe navigation while providing an uncluttered, easy-to-handle deck layout. The raised main salon welcomes abundant natural light, enhancing the spaciousness and overall appeal of the interior.
With her attractive design, comfortable interior and outstanding features, BILLY BUDD represents a unique opportunity to own a strong, safe and reliable world-cruising yacht that promises unforgettable experiences on the high seas.