With over 120 built, the Viking 50 is a exceptionally high quality and well-proportioned sport fisherman with angular good looks common to all modern Viking designs. While she may be considered small by current tournament-boat standards, she is full-sized in terms of features and performance as have been designed for over 50 years by the renowned Wilson family of boat builders bare steeped in the traditions of Viking Yachts.
One of the fastest boats in her class, her twin 820hp, 10 cylinder MANs will deliver a cruising speed of about 26 knots with a top speed of 30 knots and are famous for being exceptionally strong long-life engines.
This yacht has the preferred 3 stateroom layout and the luxurious master cabin is amidship where the ride is best. The VIP guest cabin has ensuite access to the guest head and all berths are at least 7' in length and able to accommodate the tallest. The salon layout is perfect for entertaining while keeping track of children and the galley is completely open to the dinette and salon areas... all on the same level.
The cockpit features include a huge in-deck refrigerated fish box and bait box, bait station with sink, a Pompanette fighting chair with rocket launchers. The wide side decks lead to the massive foredeck and anchor platform. The bridge layout is superb with bench seating for 8 and two comfortable full size helm chairs. The stand-up engine room is accessed directly from the cockpit with good outboard access.
The yacht received an extensive refit of the interior and many updates have been supported with an open checkbook including Elite wall coverings, granite counter tops for the galley, salon and heads. Also an Onan 15KW generator, underwater lighting and new plumbing. Just added this year, a new Hotpoint 14.6 cu. ft. refrigerator with a top freezer and a 40" wide screen HD TV. The bottom has been barrier coated with fresh antifouling paint and both engines and generator were serviced in the Spring of 2016.
Upon your visit, you'll undoubtedly come away impressed with the remarkable condition and upgrades of this well maintained tournament yacht that would be just as suitable for either general entertaining or memorable family outings.
Stepping aboard through the transom door you'll immediately notice her surprisingly spacious cockpit featuring a fighting chair, refrigerated fish and bait boxes, cockpit tackle center with bait sink and tackle drawers along with both fresh and saltwater wash downs. The aft bulkhead supports the ladder to the flybridge and engine room access hatch.
The flybridge has been updated with two custom Nautical Design helm chairs, bridge enclosure, and two cushioned benches that easily seat six and all are in perfect condition.
Upon entering the salon, the entertainment center, minibar with liquor locker, and the yachts' electrical panels are enclosed in the varnished teak cabinetry on the starboard side. you'll find a spacious L-shaped sectional sofa with seating for six immediately to port. Along the starboard side are generous amounts of varnished teak cabinetry for the entertainment center and extra storage. Opposite to port, the large sectional sofa seats six comfortably.
The galley is to port and has a large island granite countertop with a built-in two burner stove/oven, new Hotpoint refrigerator with overhead freezer, stainless steel sink with designer faucet, garbage disposal, built-in Sharp Carousel Convection oven, and plenty of storage for galleyware. The vinyl flooring is in like-new condition for easy cleanups.
The dining area is directly across from the galley on the stbd. side and provides another large L-shaped sofa and table for meals, board games and entertainment. The new 50" wide screen TV is prominently positioned above the dining area.
Moving forward and down the carpeted companionway stairs you'll find the luxurious cabins, head compartments, laundry closet, and additional storage cabinetry and closets.
Immediately to starboard is the amidships master stateroom featuring a queen sized walk-around berth, his and her reading lamps on built-in varnished cabinetry nightstands, mirrored headboard, TV, accent lighting, large dresser along the stbd. wall. individual stateroom climate controls, and a separate mirrored makeup vanity with an upholstered stool. The spacious ensuite head compartment boasts a large granite topped vanity with generous storage below, a large mirror, a stall shower with folding doors, electric Vacuflush toilet, accent lighting, exhaust fan, and recently updated Elite wall coverings.
Forward from the master cabin is the stbd. VIP guest stateroom featuring a very spacious ensuite head compartment, Elite wall coverings, large hanging closet, TV, over/under 80” berths with custom covers, mirrored headboard, bedding storage below the lower berth, individuaL stateroom climate controls and accent lighting.
The guest head, accessible from both the VIP stateroom and the companionway, boasts another full sized mirrored vanity with sink, generous storage below, stall shower with folding doors, electric Vacuflush toilet, Elite wall coverings, and accent lighting.
The third guest cabin is directly across from the master on the port side with over and under 80” long berths with custom covers, a hanging closet, individual stateroom climate controls,and accent lighting.
The stack washer and dryer are enclosed in a companionway closet on the port side. The galley and head compartments have easy cleanup vinyl flooring. The yacht underwent a recent interior refurbishing with Elite wall coverings and carpet throughout.
Viking's engineering includes both of her MAN 820hp, 10 cyl. Engines (Mdl. #: D2840 LE401) being mounted on longitudinal steel "I" beams that are supported by very strong intermediate bulkheads which ensures the engines will remain perfectly aligned to optimize their thrust and minimize vibration.
Owners personal belongings, fishing rods, tackle and tools are excluded from a sale.
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.