For Sale LeLanta Luxury Sail Yacht
The Schooner Lelanta was custom designed as a private yacht in 1929 by the prestigious yacht designer JohnG. Alden of Boston and was built of steel by well renown G. deVries Lentsch in Amsterdam, Holland. Lelanta started her career in the famous 1930 Fastnet race in England and continued cruising and racing throughout England, Brittany, France and the Mediterranean for the next thirty-five years.
In 1966, after her first trans-Atlantic crossing to the Caribbean, Lelanta entered the luxury charter trade and happily sailed pampered guests throughout the West Indies. The seventies found Lelanta summering in New England, Maine & Nova Scotia, then with visits in Bermuda, continuing to winter in the Caribbean. In the nineties Lelanta was hauled at a famous New England shipyard, professionally surveyed and completely rebuilt as per survey including hull plating, ports, complete ships electrical, tankage, plumbing, engine & generator systems, sails, rigging and electronics. The plush interior was hand crafted in the original style in solid Teak and Butternut accented with inlaid leaded glass cabinetry and antique lamps and artwork collected throughout Europe.
In 2002 Lelanta was re-launched, virtually a new 1929 Alden Schooner. After summering in the Hampton's, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, Lelanta sailed again for the Caribbean with her owner for the winter.She continues to spend he summers in the Northeast and is based in Tortal, BVI for the winter and is available for charter.
General Interior Lay-Out ( See drawing) :
- Full navigation area aft to starboard.
- Owners cabin with queen bunk, settee, bureau & hanging locker aft to port
- Main head with shower next forward to port
- Galley next forward to starboard
- Main Salon amidships with settee and dinette area
- Port guest cabin with (2) single bunks forward
- Starboard guest cabin with (2) single bunks forward
- Forepeak : Crews quarters, head with toilet & sink, Storage & Paint Locker
- All cabins have opening ports, fans and electric and oil lighting
Disclaimer: These particulars are a general guide to give a broad description of the yacht. They are not intended to constitute part of an offer or contract. All photographs, measurements, plans and specifications referred to are given as a guide only and should not be relied upon for the purchase or charter of this yacht. The copyright of all details, photographs and deckplans remains the property their respectful owners.