Network Yacht Brokers Hamble
  • Manufacturer: Princess
  • Price: £880,000
  • Location: Southampton
  • Year: 2003
  • LOA: 75'0" (22.86m)
  • Beam: 20' 0'' (6.09m)
  • Berths: 10
  • Draft: 1.61
  • ID no.: 66F6900675
  • Cabins: 4
  • Aircon: Yes
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heads: 5
  • Showers: 4
  • Watertank Size: 305 Litres
  • Engine Make: MAN
  • Horsepower: 1300hp
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 1280 Litres

Broker Remarks

'Lucky Ash' is a prime 2003 Princess 23M fitted with twin MAN D2842 LE 404 1300hp diesel engines with circa 1,400 hours. The 23M is the one-time flagship of the Princess range and it really shows. She has incredible amounts of space both inside and out and a specification second to none including bow and stern thrusters, air conditioning, generator, Tracvision TV system, flybridge crane etc . 'Lucky Ash' has clearly been loved and is for sale due to the owner wishing to upgrade. 


Genrall Overview

The Princess 23M is the ultimate family boat with her highly sociable lay-out. The saloon is light and spacious and accommodation comprises full-width owner's stateroom, a large forward stateroom and two further en-suite guest cabins. She is also the ultimate long-distance cruiser for dedicated sailors. Faultless seakeeping, power-assisted hydraulic steering, high-speed rudders, a bow thruster and electronic engine controls make this boat a delight to sail.

  • 10 Berths in 4 cabins plus twin aft crew cabin
  • Full beam double berth master stateroom with walk in wardrobe, spacious en-suite facilities, and jacuzzi
  • Double forward guest cabin with private en-suite facilities
  • Third double guest cabin to starboard with en-suite access to day head
  • Fourth guest cabin to port with pullman berths 
  • Large saloon area with a comprehensive upper galley and separate dining area with 8 chairs
  • Twin aft crew cabin with en-suite facilities
  • Classic cherry interior woodwork, gloss finish
  • Cottonwood galley worktop
  • Teak and maple floor to master bathroom
  • Cream leather upgraded interior upholstery

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.

Mechanical and Rigging

Man D2840 LE404 200 x2 (2003)
Shaft Draft 


ONAN 22.5kW diesel generator in own sound shield with water-cooled and specially silenced exhaust with 2660 hours recorded as of August 2017


Hydraulic bow and stern thrusters with dual station controls
KVH TracVision M5, with dummy opposing dome to radar arch
Seafire automatic fire extinguisher system
GSM phone antenna
Intercom system to all cabins
Trim tabs
Shore power and cables
Fresh watermaker 156 litres/hour)
Continental 220V / 240V sockets
4 x heavy-duty batteries for engine starting
6 x heavy-duty auxiliary batteries
Engine alternators charge both banks of batteries via blocking diodes
2 x 75-amp 24v float battery chargers connected to the auxiliary battery bank
5-amp, 24v float battery charger connected to the engine start batteries
Remote battery master switches with controls at main switch panel
Circuit breakers on all circuits
24v to 12v voltage dropper for certain navigation and radio circuits 20/240 Volt:
Automatic fire extinguisher situated by generator linked to main fire extinguisher system
50-amp shore support inlet (2 if air conditioning is fitted)
Generator/shore support change-over system
Polarity check system
Earth leakage safety trip
Circuit breakers on all circuits
Power points (240v) in: - owner's stateroom - port and starboard cabins - galley (2 double) - saloon area - forward stateroom - crew cabin
Shaver points in all bathrooms
Air-conditioning with digital controls to all cabins
Eberspacher boat heating system with separate temperature controls to all cabin
Neff 6 place dishwasher
Neff 4 burner ceramic hob
Neff conventional oven and grill
Full height fridge with freezer drawer and built in icemaker
Broan trash compactor
Bosch washing machine
Bosch dryer
Saloon refrigerator
Cocktail cabinet
Clock and barometer
LG HD TV to master stateroom
Sony tuner / radio / CD player to master stateroom
Manhattan DVD player to master stateroom
Securikey safe to master stateroom
Panasonic HD TV to forward cabin
Denon sound system to forward cabin
Samsung HD 1080p TV on a raise / lower mechanism to saloon
Pioneer DVD 5.1ch surround sound system to saloon
Panasonic Blu-ray player to saloon
Electrical privacy screen to lower helm station
Galley and helmsman's doors
Third station hydraulic bow and stern thrusters, engine and anchor controls fitted to aft cockpit
Teak flybridge, side decks, cockpit and bathing platform
Stern mooring winches with foot control
Flybridge tender crane (400kg) also spans transom platform
Hydraulic passerelle
Flybridge wetbar including sink and BBQ
Refrigerated cool box to flybridge
Blue canvas aft enclosure curtains, blue dingy cover and blue fly-bridge furniture canvas
Blue flybridge bimini top
Sony waterproof speakers to flybridge
White vinyl deck, aft deck and fly-bridge cushions piped with blue
U-shaped seating to flybridge
Avon Adventurer 4.0m with a 40HP Yamaha outboard, Jockey seats, running lights VHF radio anchor and A frame
Furuno Nav Net II multifunction displays x 2 (2011) linked to Furuno array radar scanner to lower helm
Furuno Nav Net multifunction displays x 2 (2011) to upper helm
Raymarine ST60 depth to lower helm
Raymarine ST60 speed to lower helm
Raymarine tridata to upper helm
Raymarine ST60 multi to upper helm
Dual station ACK remote control searchlight
Dual station Raymarine ST6001 + autopilot
Dual station Simrad RS87 DSC VHF and handset
Furuno digital Navtex

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Disclaimer : boatpoint Ltd 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.