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Available for SaleMERLION58' 1969 Chris-craft 

1969 Chris-Craft 58' Roamer Riviera

$50,000 price reduction as owner continues to maintain and make upgrades to the boat. Don’t miss out on this transferable Liveaboard opportunity in a prime Seattle location.

"Merlion" is a beautiful classic Chris-Craft motoryacht that has been refit from stem to stern. Her spacious interior and tons of storage are like no other. Three Staterooms with en-suite heads and a total of five beds including one hideabed and loft forward of the flybridge. Everything about this yacht is high quality and designed for a very comfortable live-aboard experience. Her prime Seattle Lake union moorage is transferable and live-aboard qualified. With gorgeous Seattle views, this yacht is the ultimate package of capability and location! Serious inquiries only, call today for a viewing appointment.

  • New (2022) bottom paint, insurance survey and Audio gauge with excellent results

26 North Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by United 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: 58' (18 m)
Beam: 17' (6 m)
Hull Material: Aluminum
Fuel Capacity: 1,100 gal (4,164 L)
Fresh Water Capacity: 300 gal (1,136 L)
Holding Tank: 68 gal (258 L)
Flag: United States
Location: SEATTLE, United States, Washington
Build Year: 1969
Builder: Chris-craft
Model: Roamer Riviera
Type: Motor Yachts


Vessel Walkthrough

Upper Salon:

  • Full Dining Room and dining table mid-ship
  • Bar fridge, full bar, bar TV, stainless sink with hot and cold water
  • Tons of storage, fully customized
  • Stairway to Flybridge
  • Full couch – hideabed
  • Bar stools
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Coffee Table with cantilevered top
  • Huge and spacious with large windows
  • Curtains and valances
  • Aft door to stern and tender
  • Wall to wall carpet


  • New refer side by side – 2020
  • Induction cooktop – 2020
  • Avonite counter tops – 2020
  • Trash compactor - 2020
  • GE convection, infrared microwave oven - 2020
  • Dishwasher – 2020
  • Full dinette with Avonite table
  • Storage and portlights – huge bilge storage!!
  • LED lighting
  • Television

Master Stateroom:

  • Queen bed
  • Mirrored headboard wall
  • Vanity and mirror
  • Flat Screen TV in custom wall mount
  • Emergency hatch
  • Tons of storage
  • Night stands
  • En-suite head and custom bathtub
  • Custom layout
  • LED lighting

Guest Stateroom:

  • Full head/shower
  • Vinyl floors
  • Vacuflush head
  • En-suite head
  • Double bed and lots of storage
  • Custom wallboard
  • Drawers 7 hanging locker


  • Full canvas and bimini
  • Barbeque and gas fire pit
  • Double helm seat
  • Loft stateroom under helm
  • Full electronics package
  • Seats and covers
  • Storage
  • Fusion Stereo system
  • Windshield wiper forward
  • Smoked door to lower helm
  • Teak rails
  • Solar panels for self sufficiency
  • Trac vision
  • Flat Screen TV
  • 4KW and 10KW open array radars
  • LED lighting on arch
  • Hull: Aluminum; Shape: Hard Chine

Electronics and Helm:

  • Full Raymarine Electronics to include Radar, Chartplotters, AIS, Autohelm etc.
  • Helms completely rebuilt
  • Micro commander controls
  • Side Power Bow Thruster
  • Fusion Stereo system


  • (12) AGM 6 volt house batteries 24 volt - 4000 watt Inverter Battery New 6/2022
  • (6) Group 31 for 12 volt house and separate inverter - 2812 – 2 inverters total
  • Battery boxes built in to engine room flooring for clean look and application

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment:

  • Twin Detroit 8-71 325 HP Diesel Engines with 3,700 Hours
  • Westerbeke Generator – 1,000 hours installed 2020 - 12 kw and sound shield
  • (4) 16K BTU Heat pumps – new in 2019
  • Large clean work area
  • All battery boxes built in (80 GPH)
  • Aqua-matic water maker (80 GPH) New Pump/Motor/Membranes 6/2022
  • Work vice
  • Fire suppression system
  • Extremely clean
  • Allison 2-1 transmissions
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Lift mufflers
  • Fuel Tanks: 2 at 550 Gallons each, total 1,100 Gallons
  • Fresh Water Tanks: 300 Gallons
  • Holding Tanks: 1 at 50 Gallons and 1 at 18 Gallons

Brokeru0027s Comments

This vessel has far too many features and items to list. Truly must see to appreciate.

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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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