This is the most pristine, custom built, Huckins Yacht you will ever find. La Belle Helene is a 62' Linwood that was boathouse kept, on a lift, in the Geogrian Bay and it is absolutely immaculate.
If you are looking for a head turning, high quality, custom "picnic boat" style yacht, look no further, this is the one. La Belle Helene was featured in Power & Motor Yacht and Yachting Magazine, it's absolutely one of a kind and stands out wherever she goes!!
Very Well Maintained 2008 Huckins Linwood 62 With Twin 715 HP Cummins QSM 11 Hamilton Jet Drives
This 2008 Huckins Linwood 62 is pampered by a lifelong boater and dedicated crew members. This yacht has been maintained to such high standards that today, she still shows like a new Huckins. This boat has been lifted out of the out of the water when not in use. The Huckins Quadraconic Hull and her highly maneuverable Hamilton Jets are a few highlights that help to propel buy in the category. The Kohler 20 KW generator located in a fully sound insulated engine room. Davit and 9' Avon RIB with 3.5HP Mercury motor on saloon roof. The layout features 2 comfortable staterooms, his and her bath with adjoining tub / shower, guest stateroom with adjoining head, nicely appointed salon, open galley with custom appliances and a spacious bridge deck perfect for entertaining. African Cherry joiner work throughout and cockpit lounge seating with Bimini top for shade. This Huckins Linwood 62 is an excellent offshore vessel with shallow draft capabilities.
The bridge deck is nostalgic looking and the custom finish is breathtaking. Varnished woodwork, teak and holly sole and polished stainless steel hardware showcase the American boat building heritage that Huckins Yacht Corporation represents. The two lounges aft are complimented by a varnished teak Hi-Low table. There is a full suite of premium electronics and navigation equipment at the helm. Pantograph doors at each side of the helm allow access to the side decks. A built in wet bar with sink and refrigerator are all found on the bridge.
Electronics include: Furuno Depth sounder, Simrad Navnet Autopilot, Furuno 72 NM 4 ft. open array Radar, Ritchie 7" Compass, ICOM VHF radio, Wind speed and direction indicator, Two Furuno Navnet 17” Chart Plotters, Radar Detector, Navigation center, Two on deck cameras, Bose Stereo with Bose exterior speakers, Salon 23'' Toshiba TV/DVD and Master Stateroom 19" Toshiba TV/DVD”.
Aft of the bridge deck and three steps down is the cockpit. There are two large varnished storage lockers on each side of the steps. Cockpit seating is comfortable and complimented by a Bimini shade. Access to the engine room is found here via three large deck hatches. A wide transom door provides safe access to the swim platform.
The salon is located six steps down from the bridge deck. A settee is built into the aft bulkhead and access to the master stateroom is found on the port side of the salon. Forward, a curved bar separates the galley from the salon. There are built in cabinets and a bookshelf, all expertly joined in African Cherry. Large windows surround each side of the salon.
The gourmet galley is found to starboard, two steps down from the salon. There is a large curved breakfast bar crafted from African Cherry that separates the galley from the open salon. All appliances are built in behind grain-matched wood cabinet fronts. Granite Counter tops Built in storage for crystal, china, and flatware, Sub Zero Fridge and Freezer, Dishwasher, Microwave Oven, Ceramic Cook Top.
Two ensuite staterooms which are situated on opposite ends of the yacht. The salon and galley are located between and the bridge deck is six steps up from the salon. High quality Makore African Cherry joinerwork is seen throughout the yacht. The Huckins custom cabinetry and trim is attractive; especially when coupled with the complex curves and book-matched cabinet fronts and drawers. A his and hers bath with adjoining tub compliment the owner’s cabin. Large windows, opening ports, granite counters, cedar lined lockers, and good headroom add to the ambiance.
The master stateroom is located aft, stretches across the yacht’s beam, and is isolated from the rest of the interior. A walk around queen berth is centered on the forward bulkhead. The bed faces a curved dresser which is built into the aft bulkhead. Access to the his and hers head is found on either side of the dresser. The ensuite bath features a large tub and shower. The washer and dryer is located on the starboard side of the cabin. In addition, there are his and hers cedar lined wardrobe lockers and ample cabinetry for storage. Stainless opening ports add natural light to the cabin.
The guest stateroom is all the way forward, located one step down from the galley. The guest stateroom affords complete privacy and separation from the rest of the interior. V berth with a small seat in between accommodates two guests. Cedar lined hanging lockers plus built in storage are found throughout this cabin. There is an ensuite head with large stand up shower.
The engine room is located beneath the cockpit sole. The compartment allows ample space to make maintenance and routine checks convenient. The engine room is fully sound insulated, Twin 715 HP Cummins QSM-11 Diesels, HamiltonJet Propulsion, Kohler 20 KW generator, Bow thruster, 50 AMP Glendinning Cablemaster, 13 gallon hot water heater, Battery charger, Air conditioning with heat, MarineAir Reverse, Cycle Chilled Water, Electric head - Three Raritan Atlantes A-512 Fresh Water,Cockpit hand shower, Swimming ladder, Davits with winch, Cockpit table & cushions, Teak cockpit, Teak inlaid into built-in transom platform, Electric windlass with Anchor package. Fire Suppression System, Bottom Paint