$240,000 | East Hampton NY

General Description

The Dufour 56 Center Cockpit is an incredibly fast sailing yacht. At 56 feet and 35,500 lbs displacement and the sail area to drive her at hull speed, she is an exhilarating ride. She is custom rigged with an inner forestay in addition to the furling genoa she is ready for ocean sailing.

This is not your typical Dufour in any way or form. The first Prestige models was personally built for private use by the company’s founder Michel Dufour.

The Dufour 56 is designed as an extremely well balanced hull shape with a powerful aft section for lift and minimal wetted surface fore-drive.

With 54.5 feet of waterline length she is virtually all waterline. She is designed for performance on all points of sail with speed andmaneuverability whether you want to go race around the buoys or traverse the oceans of the world.

The Dufour 56 has performed amazingly well in ocean racing and she is a cruisers joy because shereally sails. The Dufour 56 Center Cockpit is a modern performance cruiser first designed in the mid nineties.

She is one of the first boats in the Grande Large series. She is modern, sleek and very sexy.

Notable Upgrades

  • Rebuilt 24 volt alternator
  • New house batteries (6x 750ah)
  • New starter battery (1x 750ah)
  • New starter on engine
  • Rebuilt autoplit (new course computer, new linear drive, new head screen)
  • New depth transducer and head unit at helm
  • New Raymarine 9” axiom plus chart plotter
  • New AIS, integrated into axiom plotter
  • New masthead and secondary VHF antennae
  • New Victron solar controller
  • New Victron battery monitor w/ Bluetooth, and smart shunt
  • New propane lines for force 10 three burner with oven range
  • Completetly rebuilt new engine from Volvo - Engine Model: TMD31B

Flagler Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by VIYB Ltd. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel

General Information

  • Manufacturer Dufour
  • Model Year 1993
  • Displacement 38500


  • Cabins 6


  • LOA 56
  • Beam 16
  • Draft 6


  • Fuel Capacity 156|gallon
  • Water Capacity 300|gallon