Ocean Star 56.1 - Kudo - NOW SOLD

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Ocean Star 56.1 - Kudo - NOW SOLD


Best known in the sailing world, Ocean Yachts deliver sailing performance in comfort and the Ocean Star 56.1 follows this tradition. Designed and built in Greece for the European charter market, these yachts are proven ocean passage making yachts offering a strong lines and comfortable interior fitout. 

Kudo is an exceptional example having undergone a huge makeover in the UK prior to setting off on her ocean passage to Australia late 2017. Some of the features on board include 5- zone air conditioning and a water maker, and he is also equipped with a generator and even a washing machine!

Kudo's owner completed an extensive re-fit and engine overhaul prior to leaving the UK en route to Australia. This included replacing the standing rigging, engine overhaul, new inner staysail furler, new Dacron main, new fridge, new microwave, new touch screen plotter with AIS and radar, all new batteries, new anchor chain (100 m) and much much more. 

She offers a 4- cabin, 4 head layout with a Master cabin and en- suite forward of the saloon. There is an additional skipper/ crew cabin near the bow which doubles up as a storage cabin. The saloon maximises the wide 5m beam offering cosy u- shaped saloon settee to port and equally large u- shaped dining area with additional sofa seating to stbd. 

The deck cockpit layout is well spaced out with a large collapsible cockpit table. The twin helm stations feature contoured teak seats and are within arm's reach of the two Harken primary electric S/T winches. 

Kudo is a really great example of a spacious, comfortable and very well equipped liveaboard blue water cruiser and comes complete with inflatable dinghy and outboard. Please check out her inventory and take a tour on board on her dedicated YouTube video

For more information and to arrange a viewing in the Pacific or Australia please contact us.

Price Ex Tax; Ex South Pacific

Designer : Ocean Yachts Greece.
Builder : Ocean Yachts Greece.
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 1000 ltr from 3 x 333 ltr tanks - Stainless Steel tanks (3) professionally cleaned Jan 2018.
Hull Construction Material : GRP.
Hull Type : Mono.
Deck Construction Material : Teak laid deck.
Length (feet) : 56.1 feet
Beam/Width (m) : 5.5 m
Draft (m) : 2.25 m
Keel/Ballast : Lead fin keel.
Engine Notes : Engine hours approx August 2018.
Generator : 11 kw Fisher Panda 12.000 NE generator - Serviced by dealer with full new set of capacitors, fuel injectors, high pressure pump -Sept 2017.
Number of Batteries : 4 x Rolls AGM 260 Ah House, 2 x Engine Start, 1 x VHF battery - All NEW Aug 2017. Digital 24 v battery monitor Bluetooth enabled - New 2017.12 v & 24 v alternators for all batteries.
Number of Fuel Tanks : 2
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 600 ltr in 2 x 300 ltr tanks - Stainless Steel tank.
Accomodation Notes : Full set of curtains for all windows. Full set of fly/ mosquito screens for all windows and hatches with Reflective blinds for deck hatches. 5 x aluminium framed perspex deck hatches. Crew cabin has separate access and can be use for storage. Gas Certificate 8/ 17.4 cabins - 4 (2 x double guest cabins aft, 1 x palatial owners suite fwd. And 1 x smaller Skipper/ Crew bunk cabin forward).
Number of Berths : 8
Number of Showers : 4 internal, 1 external, with a full size shower off the master cabin.
Number of Toilets : 4 x Heads (Master suite is extra large)- 2 x electric with fresh water flush, 2 x manual.
Air Conditioning : 5-zone Air Conditioning System 25,000 btu (hot cold) den dependent to each cabin- serviced Aug 2017.
Number of TVs : 1
Stove : ENO 4- burner with grill and oven.
Refrigeration : 1 x Front opening large capacity isotherm keel cooled fridge/ freezer - NEW Aug 2017.1 x counter top fridge/ freezer isotherm 130 with keel cooler.
Number of Sinks : Twin Stainless Steel Sinks.
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Appliances - Washing Machine Soba baby nova 1000. Portable De- Humidifier. NEFF Microwave - New 2017. Water Maker - serviced with new pressure switches - Aug 2017. Hot water system - Pressurised hot and cold water throughout. Transom cockpit shower with hot & cold water. Ripspeed stereo system with interior and cockpit speakers. Sharp 32" Flat screen TV in the saloon.
Anchor / Winch : Lofrans Electric windlass with 10 mm gypsy and hand control wired direct & with cockpit controller. Double stemhead anchor roller.
Bilge Pump : Automatic and manual bilge pumps with 2-zone high water flood alarm. Self bailing chain locker.
Deck Gear : 6 x Harken S/T Winches: 2 x 64 Electric primaries, 4 x 48 (1 Electric halyard). All winches fully serviced - 2018.8 x jammers.
Mast/Rigging : Aluminium triple spreader. Deck Stepped mast. Aluminium with rigid boom vang. Full un stepped mast inspection July 2017. All seacocks and skin fittings replaced - Aug 2017. Gas safe check Aug 2017. Standing Rigging replaced by A2 Rigging - Aug 2017.
Sail Inventory : Doyle Dacron main in lazy bag and three reefing points - NEW Sep 2016. Genoas - x 2 (2014). Spinnakers - Elvstrom Asymmetric in a sock with new bowsprit. Elvstrom Storm Jib & Storm Trysail. Profurl C420 Inner Furler - NEW Aug 2017. New inner forestay and furler with additional structural modifications - Aug 2017. Twin spinnaker poles.
Electrics : All internal lights are LED. LED navigation lights and deck lights - NEW Aug 2017) - New April 2018. Mastervolt 2500w inverter. 12 v USB and cigarette output at chart table.
Electronics Navigation : Raymarine sounder/ log. Raymarine wind instr. Raymarine auto pilot. Full set electronic charts (UK to Australia via Panama Canal) and several cruising/ pilot/ navigation books. Iridium 9555 satellite telephone. Emergency VHF Antenna. SEAME Radar Reflector. Raymarine Lifesaver MOB system linked to plotter. 1 x Centre mounted Binnacle compass, 2 x helm compass on steering consoles.
Dinghy : Inflatable 2.9 m tender - NEW 2018. Tohatsu 9.9 hp 2- stroke outboard.
Covers : 3/4 length full deck awning. Cockpit cushions. Cockpit table cover. Winch covers. Wheel covers. Outboard engine cover. Boom bag with lazy jacks. Bimini (in sock), Dodger (collapsible).
Safety Gear : 5 tethers, comprehensive offshore first aid kit. Offshore Flair pack (exp 2020). Sea drogues, day shapes, not under command lights. Dan buoy. Fire Extinguishers. Jack stays. 2 x horseshoe buoy with drogue, whistle & light. Emergency tiller. . Liferaft 8-pax - serviced 8/ 17.2 x MOB lifesaver bracelet. EPIRB - valid to 2026. 10 Life jackets (150N with harness).
Ground Tackle : Plough Anchor (40kg) with 100 mtrs of 12mm galvanised steel anchor chain - NEW 2017. Fortress FX37 kedge (secondary) anchor.
Watermaker / De-Sal : Water Maker - serviced with new pressure switches - Aug 2017.
GPS : Raymarine E127 hybrid touch screen Chart Plotter - Wi-Fi enabled with 2-way AIS and Radar - NEW Aug 2017.
Has Navigation Lights : Yes
Radio : New VHF antenna and coax - August 2017. Hand held (Waterproof) VHF.
Remarks : Designed in accordance with European Directive requirements and according to EC certification. An extensive survey was carried out late 2017. The gelcoat surface was found to be in a hard and smooth condition with no signs of osmosis detected. New standing rigging Aug 2017. A major engine service was carried out in Aug 2017. Below decks skin fittings all replaced Aug 2017. Receipts available for all major works completed. 2 x Reflex Folding Bikes - New Aug 2017.1 x Emergency scuba dive kit. Tool Kit. Comprehensive set of spares for all systems onboard. Carbon monoxide alarm. 1 Stainless steel folding swim ladder. Gang Plank. Gator propeller rope cutter. Stainless Steel Davitts and with walk through transom. Large folding timber cockpit table with storage and cup holders. S/S BBQ.
Vessel Name : Kudo

Engine 1

Engine Make : LHA-STP
Engine Hours : 3800
Horse Power : 245
Fuel Type : Diesel
Steering : Twin wheels with Whitlock mechanical steering and spade rudder.
Fuel Capacity : 600
Service History : New prop shaft - Aug 2017. New Stern Gland and cutlass bearing - Aug 2017. New gearbox and drive pla
Propeller : Serviced Aug 2017.