It makes a difference when a boat is stored inside a heated building every year its been in existence. Every year. No shrinkwrap rubbing on the hull. No condensation. No extreme temperature fluctuations. Its like the boat has been on display in you living room.
Clean boat, immaculate varnish, smooth bottom, updated electronics, seasonal use, and always carted for Escape is as close as you're going to get to a new boat in its vintage.
Selling only because of health. Escape has been much loved and is ready for someone to new to enjoy in a manner you can only do with the innumerable Fortier 26.
Lots of options. Lots of opportunity.
Sleeps 2 with Marine toilet with holding tank.
L.O.A.: 26' 9", Beam: 10'0", Maximum draft: 2' 6", Displacement: 6500 lbs.
Engine: Volvo 225 hp D4 diesel with only 302 hours.
VHF, Raymarine plotter, Compass.
Hard top with full enclosure, teak swim platform, teak anchor platform, tiller steering with engine controls on the stem, full backseat with cushions, (2) 12v batteries, (2) fuel tanks, total of 100 gallons, (2) teak cockpit boarding steps, electric bilge pump, four opening ports, Volvo hydraulic transmission, fresh water cooling,
All exterior teak is varnished, core cell construction throughout, spotlight on hard top, gull sweep, electric horns, anchor with chain and rode, several docklines, fenders with covers, ensign and staff.