2x Caterpillar Model 3406E 800Hp. An elegant cruising yacht well suited for serious cruising up and down our coast.
Basic data of the President Legend 700 Skylounge
- Seller:Sea Independent
- Model:Legend 700 Skylounge
- Ship's name:Folie Deux
- Motorization:2x Caterpillar Model 3406E 800Hp
- Category:Motor Yacht
- Year of construction:2005
- Material:GRP (Polyester)
- Experience: Family holidays, (Semi) permanent residence, Blue water cruising, seagoing, Weekendcruiser, weekends aboard
- Length:70.01 feet
- Width:19 feet
- Draught:5 feet
- Variable draught:No
- Country: Canada
- To view in sales harbour/showroom: No , Vancouver, Canada
- Price:£ 1.359.044 VAT Not paid ($ 1.798.000 VAT Not paid)
- Account Manager: Marcel Borgmann
- Boat specifications in PDF: Download here
Folie Deux is a striking yacht. The President Legend 700 Pilothouse Skylounge is spacious, elegant at every turn, well optioned, and well maintained. She stands ready for comfortable year round cruising. This is a high quality yacht with distinctive, handsome lines, accentuated by a Portuguese bridge on the main deck and on the Skylounge deck. The interior finish is superb with exceptional attention to detail. Powered by twin 800 hp Cats for reliable and economical cruising at 16 knots. Wesmar stabilizers and Wesmar bow and stern thrusters ensure guest comfort in a sea way, and operator comfort in a tight marina. Three generous staterooms, an office, and crew quarters that can easily stand as a comfortable fourth stateroom. Enjoy year round cruising in warmth and comfort with the Kabola diesel furnace hydronic heating system, the unique salon fireplace, a beautiful French parlour stove, and the reverse cycle air conditioning.
Folie Deux has been maintained to a very high standard since new, and is now is being offered by her second owners. She is weird to the market and is truly a must see vessel.
Canadian duty has been paid.
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- Designer: Bill Garden
- Shipyard: President
- Draught: 152 cm
Displacement: 55 tonnes
From the cockpit, enter via double stainless steel doors to the saloon, a warm, welcoming, space with luxurious finishing.
Up a couple of steps, the salon gives way to the galley, forward and to port, with full size appliances. The dining area is in the country kitchen forward of the galley, with port and starboard doors to the side decks.
Also on this main deck, there is a handy guest / day head midships to starboard.
Forward and to starboard, a gently sloped staircase descends to the accommodation area with a broad foyer giving way to three staterooms and two heads.
Or up, just ahead of the day head to the skylounge deck with lounge area, helmet station, wet bar, and access to the upper side decks and aft boat deck.
Aft are crew quarters with another head, a useful workspace / utility room, and entrance to the engine room.
Exceptionally crafted cherry cabinetry throughout with maple and cherry cabin soles
Central diesel heat and reverse cycle air conditioning throughout
Direct and indirect lighting throughout
Owners personal effects, books, charts, art work and clock and barometer.
- Berths: fixed: 0
Accommodations are in three staterooms plus a crew's cabin aft.
The spacious Country Kitchen forward is an open and airy design. With granite countertops, beautiful cabinetry, and all the right cooking equipment, the U-shaped galley's layout offers the chef plenty of space to prepare afternoon snacks or gourmet meals.
GE Profile Side-by-Side refrigerator/freezer
GE Profile Spacesaver microwave oven
U-line 18 bottle of wine
Double stainless steel sink with Insinkerator and Grohe faucet
Custom overhead and floor perimeter lighting
Bosch propane cooktop with solenoid switch
Miele under counter oven
Broan trash compactor
Granite counter top and serving bar
U-shaped dining settee with cherry table and windows all around
- Brand: 2x Caterpillar 3406E 800 HP
- Engine hours: 1,400
AC and DC power services the vessel through circuit breaker panels with appropriate voltage and ampere gauges. 110VAC is provided by 50 Amp shore connection, by the genset, or, based on available house bank battery power, through the inverter.
At sea, the batteries are charged by engine or generator driven alternators and while at a dock, by the inverter / charger via shorepower.
Northern Lights 20 kW generator with sound shield
Two 130 Amp alternators for engine and inverter batteries
One 150 Amp alternator for the house batteries
Separate battery banks for house and inverter, engines and genset
House battery bank with 1000 Amp hours
2.5kW Heart Freedom inviter / charger
Magna pure sine wave inverter / charger
2 kW pure since wave inverter
Two three-phase 24V / 40 amp battery chargers
50 Amp shore power cord with Glendinning cable retrieving system
Alternate shorepower connections forward and aft
Engines and Mechanical
Enter the utility room and the engine room from a door on the swim platform or via a hatch and staircase from the cockpit.
There is full standing head room in the machinery space for carrying out all maintenance and service needs. It is clean and well-organized making maintenance less a chore.
Motive power is provided by a pair of 800 hp Caterpillar 3406E diesel engines that provide a comfortable cruise of up to 16 knots.
Twin Caterpillar 3406E 800hp diesels with approximately 1100 hours
Kobelt electronic engine controls with stations
Manual backup engine controls
Racor 751000 Max Crossover dual fuel filtration system for both mains and generator
FireBoy halon fire suppression system
Reverso oil change system
US Water maker: 900 gallons per day
AC engine room air ventilation fans; 120 VAC and 24 VDC
Wesmar bow and stern thrusters
Maxwell 4000 hydraulic windlass
Wesmar CPS 1000 Gyro stabilizing system
Kabola diesel hydronic central heating system throughout the vessel with thermostats in each cabin, crew area, saloon, galley, and skylounge
Cruise reverse cycle heat and air conditioning
Malber separate washer and dryer
Two 70 gallon holding tanks
Fresh water faucet
120 VAC and 24 VDC fresh water pumps
Navigation and electronics
The helmet is located in the skylounge and has all engine and navigation controls close at hand.
Two Stidd helmet chairs
Kobelt electronic engine controls
Bow and stern thruster controls
Trim tabs with trim indicators
Maxwell Autoanchor windlass controller with chain counter
Vessel information / warning panel
Tank Tender level monitors for fuel, fresh water, grey water and waste
DC breaker panel for navigation equipment
Tankwatch 4 level indicators for both holding tanks
Two overhead hatches with Ocean Aire screens and shades
Electronics and Navigation
Two 17" Furuno NavNet screens
NavNet radar and chartplotting
Furuno open array radar antenna
Two Furuno VHF radios
Furuno GPS receiver
Furuno Navpilot autopilot
Furuno RD30 multi function display with depth, GPS info and boat speed
VDO rudder angle indicator
Ritchie 6" compass
Four input cameras, (two on the aft deck and two in engine room)
From the dock or a tender, board Folie Deux by the swim platform and transom. The swim platform is well proportioned, and has five removable staples making for easy and safe boarding.
Stairs up to the teak clad aft deck with a built in settee and beautiful cherry wood table. To port is a wet bar cabinet with U-Line refrigerator with ice maker, sink and storage.
The aft deck is protected by an overhead hard top, being the extended boat deck above. Crew protection continues forward along covered side decks.
Access to the side decks through wing doors, protecting the aft deck from wind and weather. Midships along the side decks are port and starboard boarding gates.
Cockpit helmet station to starboard with steering, engine controls, engine start / stop, and thruster controls.
The transom also houses a watertight entry door to the crew quarters, utility room, and engine room. This area is also accessed via a hatch and stairwell from the aft deck.
Portuguese Bridge with gate to foredeck
Two Maxwell 1200 warping winches in cockpit
Courtesy lighting on at deck and foredecks
Hot and cold shower on transom
Canvas covers for settee and table
Ladder up to boat deck and skylounge
Maxwell 4000 hydraulic anchor windlass
120 lb Bruce anchor with 400' 3/8" HT chain
Stand up chain locker
Fresh water wash down on fore deck
Two deck storage lockers on either side of chain locker
Stainless steel fender racks
Docking cameras on aft deck
Flood lights on aft deck
Folie Deux's boat deck is accessed from the skylounge, or via a ladder from the aft deck. Here is ample room for the tender, and any other cruising gear such as kayaks and bikes, should you wish to add them.
2,000 lb Steelhead davit with power rotation
15' Boston Whaler - a superb tender for fishing or serious exploring
Garmin chartplotter with fish finder
90 hp Yamaha outboard
Tender console cover
BBQ station with Gaggenau grill
Stainless steel safety railing
Hatch with ladder to aft deck
Two Lifesling overboard rescue systems