Listed at $399,000

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Available for Sale48 Open48' 1998 Uniesse 

Only Uniesse 48 Open available in North America!

Very Upscale Three Stateroom (Sleeps 5)/Two head yacht that cruises at 27 knots!

With its 48,000-pound displacement and a 15-foot, 4-inch beam, the nearly 52-foot-long Uniesse 48 Open is about as seaworthy as they come. American naval architect Fred Hudson leads Uniesse’s design team, and his influence is reflected in the combination of American construction techniques and Italian styling. This unique blend is reflected in how every Uniesse is put together. The 48 Open’s mechanical components are from United States manufacturers the engines to the bilge pumps and the air conditioning to the galley appliances, you don’t have to worry about obtaining parts or service.


26 North Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Sandy Hook Yacht Sales. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


LOA: 48' (15 m)
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Location: New Jersey, Sea Bright, United States
Build Year: 1998
Builder: Uniesse
Model: 48 Open
Type: Express Cruiser


The interior cabinetry on the 48 Open is constructed of an African wood called Tanganyika. It is finished in high gloss and has an appearance similar to birch, which helps gives the space a light, open feel. The interior joinerwork is meticulously crafted — and the doors and drawers work as beautifully as they look. The galley is to starboard of the main saloon, which offers a comfortable U-shaped lounge served by an adjustable table.

Luxury Retreat! Three staterooms are provided aboard the 48. The master features a queen-size pedestal berth with three storage drawers at the foot and a compartment under the mattress. To port, there’s a large hanging locker. Tanganyika wood accents extend through the space, reflecting the wash of light coming from the large overhead hatch. The second stateroom is abaft the galley and contains a pair of twin-size berths. The third cabin is opposite it, on the starboard side. Although it only has a single berth, there’s standup headroom in the forward half. Two heads serve the 48 Open.

Helm includes a full array of electronics:

Garmin 8212

Garmin 5208

Garmin HD Radar

Flir Night Vision - Pan and Tilt

Robertson AP20 Autopilot

Vetus Bow Thruster

Remote Spotlight

Fusion Stereo

Over the past two years, this owner has made some sizable updates, including:

  • Four new air conditioning units, hoses, pump, thru hull fitting
  • New freshwater pump
  • New expansion tank
  • New 11 gallon hot water heater
  • New shower sump
  • Replaced fuel injectors on MAN engines
  • Replaced thru hull engine intakes (seacocks)
  • New Lofrans Windlass
  • Reconditioned props
  • Installed new exhaust hoses
  • New exhaust dumps and gaskets
  • New MAN Turbo Bends
  • Kohler 13.5 KW Generator with 594 hours

Engine Notes

Top speed of boat: 38mph


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.

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