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2001 80 ft

$ 3,150,000
Hillsboro Beach, FL, US


Owner taking delivery of new 86' Merritt so selling his 80'; recent engine work and paint work makes this Merritt ideal and ready to go!  

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Price $ 3,150,000 USD
Year 2001
Length Overall 80 ft
Draft 5.5 ft (Max)
Beam 20.25 ft
Location Hillsboro Beach, FL, US
Hull Material Fiberglass


Engine 1
Engine Location Port
Fuel diesel
Hours 4000
Engine Make MTU
Engine Model M91
Model Inboard
Engine Year 2010
Engine 2
Engine Location Starboard
Fuel diesel
Hours 4000
Engine Make MTU
Engine Model M91
Model Inboard
Engine Year 2010

Additional Information

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General Layout

The Main Salon features an open Galley to port in a U-shape configuration. There are two(2) refrigerators and one (1) freezer on the forward side of the U with storage/lockers above.  There is a double sink and stove on the aft side of the U with storage cabinets below. Opposite the galley on the starboard side is a counter with ice maker underneath on the aft side, and storage on the forward side.  Two (2) swivel chairs are on the aft side for seating.

To port in the Salon, there is a large U-shaped sofa with coffee table. On the starboard side are two (2) occasional chairs. The entertainment center is located starboard aft. 

Accommodations below deck can sleep 10 in five (5) staterooms with three (3) complete heads.


VIP Stateroom:

  • Queen bed athwartship with additional Pullman berth above, on the port side
  • Hanging locker and vanity to starboard
  • En suite head, vanity and sink and shower forward  

Starboard Guest Stateroom:

  • Aft of the VIP
  • Upper and lower berths

Starboard Guest Head:

  • Situated between Starboard Guest Stateroom and Crew Quarters
  • Head, vanity and sink, and shower

Crew Quarters / Captain's Cabin: 

  • Upper and lower bunks for two (2) crew
  • Privacy door to Captain's berth
  • Separate single bunk aft for the Captain 


  • 2 Whirlpool stacked washer/dryer pairs, port side of the Companionway

Master Stateroom:

  • Port side aft
  • Queen berth
  • Hanging lockers
  • En suite head, bidet, vanity and sink, and shower forward
  • Galley is up, port side in main cabin
  • KitchenAid cocktail ice machine
  • Electric oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Water heater, pressure water system
  • 4-Burner Miele stove
  • Custom Merritt refrigerator
  • 2 Whirlpool stacked washer/dryer pairs in Companionway
  • Aqua Pure galley reverse osmosis system
Electronics & Navigation
  • Simrad autopilot
  • Compass
  • 3 Standard Horizon VHF radios (all channels)
  • SEA 235 SSB single side band radio
  • 3 Televisions
  • Stereo
  • Garmin 7212 12" touch screen chart plotter
  • 2 Garmin 8015 15" touch screen chart plotters/multi screen
  • Multi screen Furuno Navnet VX2 plotter/sounder/12 kW radar
  • Furuno 35 kW S-ban 3-phase radar
Electrical System
  • Battery parallel switch
  • Automatic battery charger 40 amps
  • Dockside electrical cable
  • Phasor primary generator 32 kW with approx 3000 hrs.
  • Phasor secondary generator 32 kW with approx 3000 hrs.
  • Electrical system: 12V DC; 110V, 220V AC
  • Kubota engine, one (1) New in 2010
  • Electrical end, one (1) New in 2012
Fishing Equipment
  • Bait freezer
  • Live well
  • Merritt fighting chair
  • Rupp outrigger
  • Eskimo 600 lbs/per day flake-ice machine
  • Marine Welding 36' tuna tower
  • Transom door
Deck Equipment
  • Anchor
  • Navigation lights
  • Coast Guard Approved Safety package
  • Teak, New in 2012
  • Paint and varnish, New in 2012
  • Freshwater/saltwater deck wash down system
Mechanical Equipment & Engine Details
  • Twin 2000 hp MTU M91 diesel engines with approx 4000 hrs
  • 2 Bilge blowers
  • 6 Automatic bilge pumps
  • Bow thruster
  • Bridge & tower controls
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Engine alarm
  • Emergency engine stop
  • Halon fire extinguishing system
  • Fresh water cooling system
  • Fuel filters
  • Holding/electric heads
  • Lube oil storage and transfer system
  • Trim tabs
  • Synchronizers 
  • 2 Watermakers, Inc., desalinators with 2800 hrs. on each; New membranes 2014

Owner's personal items.

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.

Allied Marine is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by MERRITT'S Boat & Engine Works Brokerage.