Network Yacht Brokers Antibes
New Listing
  • Manufacturer: Oyster
  • Price: €115,000
    VAT has not been paid on this boat
  • Location: South of France
  • Year: 1987
  • LOA: 53'0" (0.00m)
  • Beam: 15' 0'' (0.00m)
  • Berths: 7
  • ID no.: 42F7606860
  • Cabins: 3
  • Aircon: yes
  • Heating: yes
  • Heads: 2
  • Showers: 2
  • Watertank Size: 1136 Litres
  • Engine Make: Perkins
  • Horsepower: 80|horsepowerhp
  • Drive Type: Sterndrive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel

Broker Remarks

Classic 1987 Oyster 53 ketch. Solid and spacious boat built for the serious yachtsman and worldwide blue water cruising. The famous Oyster brand are well known for their sea worthiness and high quality construction. Lying south of France and available for viewing immediately she is waiting for her next adventure.



Seven berths in three cabins, plus the saloon. Interior joinery finished in teak. Mattress covers.


Double berth to starboard with drawer unit and hanging locker. Settee to port.

FORWARD HEAD/SHOWER                

Shared forward head to port with toilet, washbasin, shower, and lockers. Toilet discharge and intake hoses (2004).  


To starboard with two single upper and lower berths, hanging locker, shelves, and bureau.


Centreline double berth with settee to port, hanging locker, and storage. Full-size mirror. Access to port en suite heads.

Head/shower, situated to port with electric Par Jabsco toilet (2004), washbasin, and shower. Washer/spinner located behind shower. 


Featuring a starboard teak table, incorporating drawers and locker within the pedestal. The table is hinged to fold out to double the size.

A horseshoe settee surrounds the dining table to starboard and a coffee table and settee are to port.

Forward to port is a bar locker with glasses and bottle racks.

The forward settee is removable to provide a full-length berth on the port side settee.



To starboard with plentiful workspace and lockers. 

  • SINKSTwin stainless steel sinks
  • COOKER/HOB : 4-burner cookers with oven and grill            
  • Microwave oven
  • REFRIGERATOR/FREEZER: Grunert 110V fridge/freezer
Mast & Rigging, Winches, Spinnaker Gear, Sails

MAST and RIGGING            

  • Cutter rigged ketch
  • Hood Stoway mainmast, keel-stepped with double spreaders
  • Profurl headstay (2001)
  • Profurl cutter furling stay (2001)
  • Boom vang
  • Standing rigging, new 2006


Lewmar winches:

  • 4 x #16 Mizzen
  • 2 x #48 Staysail
  • 2 x #65 primaries
  • 2 x #52 Furling
  • 1 x #52 Mainsheet
  • 1 x #16 Traveller
  • 1 x each #43, #30, #46 main mast

SPINNAKER GEAR               

Twin spinnaker poles with vertical stowage and line-drive hoists.


Gould NZ:

  • Main, new 2012
  • Genoa 125%, new 2012
  • Staysail, new 2012
  • UV strips renewed on furling sails (2004)

Hood Sails:

  • Spinnaker, new 2012
  • MPS, new 2012
  • Mizzen staysail
Additional Information


GRP hull moulded to Lloyds’ approved design specification. All through-hull fittings replaced with stainless steel (2001).

HULL FINISH                      

Hull ‘Flag Blue’ topsides and barrier coat (2004). Teak rubbing strake with stainless steel strip.


Fiberglass deck with balsa core moulded to Lloyds’ approved design specification. Deck saloon.

DECK FINISH: Treadmaster decks.

KEEL: Shoal keel.

RUDDER: Fully protected skeg-hung rudder.


Bruce 30kg (65lb) anchor with 107m (350’) ½” chain.

Bruce stern anchor with chain and 92m (300’) warp.

WINDLASS: Maxwell 3500 electric windlass (2001).


Lewmar deck hatches and ports. Deck hatches replaced in 2001. Gebo hullports.

CANVASWORK: Sprayhood/dodger, cockpit cushions.

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. 

DECK PLUMBING: Hot and cold freshwater deck shower, electric deck wash pump.

COCKPIT: Mug/glass rack

Mechanical and Rigging


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Disclaimer : offers the details of this vessel for sale but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information contained in the specification or warrant the condition of the vessel or equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered for sale subject to no prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.