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St. Francis 44 MkII 1999
for sale 
$269,000

CONTACT: melanie@suncruising.com / 305-807-4096

Builder: St. Francis Marine / South Africa

Designer: Angelo Lavranos

Model: MkII (increased bridgedeck clearance and curved cabin top for more headroom)

Year Built: 1999

Construction: Fiberglass / Vacuum-bagged closed cell foam core

LOA: 13.45m / 44 feet

Beam: 7.20m / 23 feet 7 inches

Draft: 1m / 3.4 feet

Air Draft: 18.9m / 62 feet (fits ICW mast height)

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Sails & Rigging

Sails

  • Neil Pryde fully battened mainsail, heavy off-shore Dacron built to Tradewind specs for off-shore passages. https://www.neilprydesails.com/images/pdf/Tradeswind%20Spec%20Overview.pdf 

  • Sunbrella stack pack constructed in 2021 by Yacht Canvas of Annapolis with Lazy Jacks.

  • UKSails 10 oz dacron offshore 105 jib purchased in 2017 with a new UV cover made in November 2023 by Turbulence LTD in Grenada. 

  • Asymmetrical spinnaker, condition unknown stored in forepeak.

 

Rigging

  • Dyneema lifelines. New 2018.

  • Standing rigging was completely replaced in 2018 by West Marine Rigging. Mast was also unstepped, inspected, and refurbished at that time. 

  • Tides Marine sail track on mast/ New April 2024.

  • Standing rigging and chainplates were inspected again by Horizon Yachts in Grenada, November 2023.

  • Running rigging was replaced with all Dyneema line in 2012. The exception being the mainsheet and traveler which are in decent shape but would perform better with replacement. 

  • Port and Starboard Lewmar 50 self-tailing winches.

Engines 
&
Steering

Engines

  • Twin Yanmar 40HP 3JH3CE installed midships. (NOTE: St. Francis 44’s are normally powered with twin 27HP Yanmars, but Majestic was commissioned to have extra power, she is one of a kind in this aspect)

  • Yanmar SD31 saildrives.

  • Port engine: 1750 hours / Starboard engine: 1550 hours

  • Extremely well maintained engines. Impellers replaced annually. Fuel injectors are cleaned and serviced regularly. Outdrives serviced annually. Oil and coolant changed annually. Heat exchangers replaced in 2019 and serviced annually. Raw water coolant tank and exhaust elbows replaced in 2019.

  • Engines had a professional compression check in 2022.

  • New fixed 2-blade propellers 2021.

  • Last overall maintenance was November 2023, plus saildrives serviced. 

 

Steering

  • New rudders and rudder posts custom made by Foss Foam November 2021.

  • Steering cables replaced and entire steering system inspected by Port Annapolis Marina, November 2021.

  • Raytheon autopilot.

Dinghy

  • 2023 Highfield aluminum RIB 360 (11’ 10”) with Sunbrella UV chaps custom made 2023 by Turbulence LTD Grenada. 

  • 2017 25hp Yamaha EFI outboard. The dinghy can plane with 800 pounds of gear or people.

  • 6 gallon gas tank concealed in bow locker

  • Stainless steel security chain and small stainless steel Mantus anchor. Long painter and clip new 2024

Power

Batteries

 

Solar

  • Majestic is set up to run all systems long term completely off solar.

  • 3x 420W (1260W total) Mission monocrystalline solar panels. 

       New 2021. These solar panels form the hard top roof for the cockpit. 

 

Inverter/ Charger

  • Victron MPPT SmartSolar 85A/150V. Bluetooth connectivity, LiFePO4 compatible. New 2021.

  • Victron SmartShunt. Uses bluetooth connectivity to monitor with a smartphone so you can see exactly what you are consuming and generating. New 2021.

 

  • Magnum energy inverter /charger 2500w.

 

  • Dual 30 amp shore power plugs. One dedicated to reverse cycle air conditioning and heating and one for the house bank. 

  • Four 30 amp shore power cords. 

  • One 50 to twin 30amp pigtail. 

  • One 30 amp to twin 120v /15amp pigtail

 

  • Victron SmartCharger portable backup charger. Bluetooth connectivity and LiFePO4 compatibility. New 2023.

On Board 

  • The boat is set up to run long term completely on solar. 

  • Multiple 12v sockets for fans or other devices and USB charging in each room.

  • A purpose-built charging bench with 15 charging ports for all 12 volt chargeable devices like headlamps, fans, iPads, Kindles, power tools, etc.)

Electronics

Navigation

  • B&G Vulcan chartplotter with premium charts for entire Caribbean. New 2019,

  • B&G WS320 wireless wind sensor. New 2022.

  • B&G Radar. New 2019.

  • High speed GPS and compass integration to allow radar/chart overlay. 

  • AIS integration from VHF radio to display vessels. 

  • Raytheon depth sounder. 

  • LED masthead tricolor and steaming lights. New October 2023.

  • Dual Electronics XGPS150A Multipurpose Portable Universal Bluetooth GPS Receiver allows any iPad or laptop to become chartplotter.

 

Communications

  • Starlink satellite dish mounted on aft arch wired to dedicated pure sine wave inverter and router. Purchased new 2022.

  • Standard Horizon VHF radio with AIS feed to chartplotter mounted at nav station. https://a.co/d/9spb117 

  • 2 Standard Horizon portable VHF radios with GPS location. https://a.co/d/1owmXOA 

  • Wireless solar-powered security camera integrated with Starlink for remote monitoring from any location.

  • Peplink Mobility 42G, 7-in-1 5G Ready Cellular and Wi-Fi Antenna System with GPS receiver. https://a.co/d/hN7xhfB . New 2022. 

  • weBoost Drive Reach RV / Cell phone signal booster kit. https://a.co/d/4Sv4fvE New 2021.

  • Ambient Smart Weather Station mounted on aft arch. New 2021.

       https://a.co/d/0ZhtwAc

Galley

  • Majestic has a large galley down in the port hull with ample counter space and ventilation.

  • New sinks installed in 2022.

  • Force10 brand 3 burner propane stove + oven. Fully functioning but needs to be lit with lighter and shows age.   

  • 130 liter stainless steel Frigoboat refrigerator with separate compressor. https://www.coastalclimatecontrol.com/shop/Frigoboat-MS130R-All-refrigerator-cabinet-p413466010  

  • Minus40 115 liter freezer. New 2018. Specifically designed for solar energy installations in hot climates. Superior insulation and efficient 12V DC refrigeration system provides minimum power consumption while giving top cooling performance.

  • Hot running water is electric and engine driven/ 10 gallons.

  • Loads of seaworthy storage for provisions and at hand ingredients. 

  • Additional pantry space in converted space aft of galley. Majestic can provision for many months comfortably in both shelf stable goods and cold storage. 

Interior Features

Aft Starboard

  • Single cabin with twin bed. Closet space with shelves, and storage under vanity and bed. Ceiling panels are frosted plexi with remote control LED colorful lighting. One large hatch and one small side port for ventilation and light.

  • Vent for reverse cycle air conditioning/ heat.

  • 12v and 120v outlets for fans and devices plus stereo and speaker.

  • Flex-Space for potential composting head. We removed the head so our kids would have one less thing to break and more space for toys. Thru-hull was sealed but the sink is still plumbed. Space can be converted into a head again or used for storage or anything you need. One side port for ventilation. 

 

Midships Starboard

  • Outer wall is lined with bookshelves and storage.

  • Inner wall is engine access, flex-space, and more storage. 

  • 1 large hatch and 1 small side port for ventilation and light.

Forward Starboard Cabin

  • Queen sized athwartships bunk with new 2020 Tuft & Needle mattress

  • Oversized storage in 4 lockers adjacent to bunk. Deep bookshelf over bunk. 

  • Reading light with USB charging port + 12v plugs at head of bunk.

  • Installed Hella fan + 2 small hatches and 1 large hatch for excellent ventilation and natural light.

  • Vent for reverse cycle air conditioning/ heating.

  • Under mattress tool storage. 

  • Custom built charging bench at foot of bed for multiple device charging.

  • One deep hanging closet locker, vanity with storage, and one deep multi-shelf locker.

 

Forward Starboard Head

  • En suite head with Jabsco saltwater flush, full sized toilet. New May 2024. 

  • Medicine cabinet, wall shelving, under sink storage, and 3 large storage lockers.

  • Bathtub with shower.

  • One small side port and one large side hatch for ventilation. 

  • Holding tank and plumbing new 2021, 35 gallon capacity.

  • Access to forepeak storage through shower/tub area.

Salon

  • Red ultrasuede settee seats 6 people with deep under table storage. 

  • Wrap around tinted solid glass windows, recently re-sealed. Exterior snap on sun shades. 

  • 4 ceiling lights on a dimmer. One large LED light at entry. 

  • 2 opening hatches for ventilation.

  • Nav station with breaker panel and space for additional electronics or television. 

  • Deep shelf storage behind the settee.

  • Batteries and 16,000 BTU reverse cycle air conditioning/ heat under settee with large vent in corner behind settee. 

  • Plynyl flooring by Chilewich. https://www.chilewich.com/architects_designers/bamboo-floor-in-camel.html 

 

Aft Port

  • Ample work room and pantry. This space was originally a cabin/ head but we converted it into flex-space for work/ school space and storage for provisions. Space is a blank slate with many possible uses and a huge amount of storage.

 

Midships Port

  • Galley spans the center of the port hull. 

  • Galley is open to the aft work room and pantry with no door giving the space an open feel.

  • 1 large hatch and 1 small side port for ventilation and light.

  • Ample counter space and deep shelves for seaworthy provision storage.

  • Vent for reverse cycle air conditioning/ heating.

  • Engine access.

  • See Galley specs above for more details.

 

Forward Port Cabin

  • Queen sized athwartships bunk.

  • Oversized storage in 4 lockers adjacent to bunk. Deep bookshelf over bunk. 

  • Under mattress storage.

  • One deep hanging closet locker, vanity with storage, and one deep multi-shelf locker.

  • 2 small hatches and 1 large hatch for excellent ventilation and natural light.

 

Forward Port Head

  • En suite head with Jabsco manual saltwater flush, full sized toilet / New May 2024

  • Medicine cabinet, wall shelving, under sink storage, and 3 large storage lockers.

  • Bathtub with shower/ tub which holds washing machine. New 2021

  • 1 small side port and one large side hatch for ventilation. 

  • Access to forepeak storage through shower/tub area.

Cockpit

  • Fully protected cockpit with double seating on the sides. 

  • Cockpit table folds down for more space or opens for more table area.

  • Large storage under the cockpit table.

  • Large aft cockpit locker for ample storage.

  • Smaller forward storage locker.

  • New cockpit KiwiGrip non-skid October 2023.

  • New cockpit flooring 2024.

  • 2 small and 2 extra large floor drains.

  • Single helm seat. Large steering wheel with new wrap applied 2024.

  • Hardtop custom made from solar panels and rigid plastic. New 2021.

  • Hard plexi 3/4 dodger owner made 2022.

  • Oversized, factory built, stainless steel arch to hold dingy and additional solar.

  • Full aft swim platform with KiwiGrip non-skid. Newly applied 2023.

  • Freshwater washdown on port side sugar scoop step.

  • Solar powered motion control lighting/ can be positioned anywhere. 

  • Sliding French doors into the salon with detachable, magnetic closing screen. 

Anchoring

  • 65 pound galvanized steel Mantus anchor.

  • 150 feet of high test anchor chain. New 2021.

  • 200 feet of ¾ inch, 3 strand anchor rode. New 2021.

  • Anchor/ mooring bridle. New 2024.

  • Mantus chain hook. New 2021.

  • Electric windlass. Up/ Down switches. New 2024.

  • LED masthead anchor light. New October 2023.

Deck

  • KiwiGrip non-skid throughout. Side decks and cabin top freshly applied October 2023.

  • LED mid-mast deck light. New October 2023.

  • Forward trampoline netting and slides. Netting slides are half heavy duty metal and half heavy duty UV resistant plastic with Dyneema lacing line. All new October 2021.

  • Port and Starboard diesel fuel tanks/ 50 gallons each. Tanks cleaned and polished 2021.

  • Vented propane locker with 3 propane tanks.

  • Port and Starboard forepeak sail lockers for fenders, lines, and sail storage. Top loading access and internal access.

  • Heavy midship cleats port and starboard. 

  • Port and starboard bow seats.

  • Port and starboard bow cleats.

Safety

  • 10 adult offshore USCG compliant PFD’s.

  • 3 adult inflatable PFD’s with integrated harness and safety clip-in lines.

  • Removable heavy webbing jack lines cockpit to forward of mast.

  • Garmin InReach SE+ Satellite communicator. New November 2021. https://www.garmin.com/en-US/p/561286

  • Emergency high-powered portable bilge pump with power cable long enough to reach 12V outlet from anywhere on boat. 

  • Majestic has full set of fire extinguishers, flares, CO2 alarm, and smoke alarm.

Creature Comforts
&
Extras

  • Rainman watermaker. High output 30 gallons per hour. New November 2021. Full set of spares. Gas powered with a dedicated generator. Portable and independent of all systems.   https://www.rainmandesal.com/petrol-water-maker/ 

  • Reverse cycle heating and air conditioning / works on shore power only. 16000 BTU CruiseAir Turbo unit for salon and forward cabins/ New 2019. 14000 BTU CruiseAir unit for galley and aft cabins. 

  • Giantex Washing machine/ New November 2021/  https://a.co/d/4fMjsHV

  • Stereo speakers in the salon and cockpit. 

  • Bluetooth stereo system in salon.

  • Mantus pony dive tank SCUBA set.

  • Sun awnings for foredecks.

  • Range of exterior screens for hatches. 

  • Range of boat hooks and brushes.

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