A handsome, classic, Downeast cruiser designed by Royal Lowell, built by Eastern Boats in Milton, NH. Yankee Girl is possibly unique having been custom finished by Judge Yachts of Maryland, with a fully fitted classic interior. Teak trimmed helm deck area and a large cockpit with awning and second control station. Galley, large forward berth and and an enclosed head.
Repowered with a sturdy and reliable 370 HP Volvo TAMD 63-P 6-cylinder diesel with approx. 581 hrs. Cruises at 13kt and max. 15kt. Full (new) electronics, bow thruster and electric anchor windlass.
During 2021-22, Yankee Girl has undegone extensive upgrades at Safe Harbor Dauntless, one of New England’s premier yards, being kept in inside heated winter storage. She has a most attractive Helm Deck, richly finished with varnished wood, a classic Herreshoff style white bead-board headliner, with varnished grab rail and an elegant new teak Hi-Lo table. Further upgrades including new electronics and portlights, were completed in 2023.
The Eastern 31 is a capable New England boat, with excellent sea-keeping, a semi-displacement hull with graceful sheer, hard chines, and a long prop-protecting keel. Over 450 have been built.
Download Listing 1997-Eastern-31 11 5 23
Offered in Essex, CT at $120,000
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