55′ Lagoon 55

Priced to Sell



Twin Diesel
Hull Material

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55′ Lagoon 55 ‘Flying Ginny’

This 55 Lagoon 55 was built for the original owner of the Moorings using both Fiberglass and Kevlar.  ‘Flying Ginny’ is the popular 8 guest charter Version, with private double crew cabin and head.  Priced for a quick sale ‘as is, where is’, this Lagoon 55 used to be a succesful crewed charter yacht business!

This boat was originally commissioned by Charlie Carey the founder and former owner of the Moorings.

She was built and finished to his exacting specification built mostly from Kevlar with a foam core on the deck and balsa in the hull. She has stood the test of time better than any and is a real head turner. Inviting remarks and praise wherever she goes.

Her looks are only surpassed by her sailing performance. Designed by the legendary multihull designers of VPLP

She has a great turn of speed and easily cruises in the double figures whilst the wine glass sits motionless on the table. 

  • Flying Ginny VII features 4-guest cabins, each with an ensuite heads as well as separate crew accommodations with a private head as follows: All Interior flooring NEW 2016.

    Crew Accommodations: Located in the forepeak of the port hull and is accessed from an overhead deck hatch. This cabin features a double V-berth with storage underneath followed by locker and drawer storage located along the hull sides. A small head is located aft and features a head, molded vanity cabinet with wash basin and shower.

    Two Aft Guest Cabins: The aft guest cabins are mirror image. Both cabins feature queen-size berths with storage underneath and hanging lockers outboard and forward at the entrance to the cabins. Each cabin has a settee inboard with storage underneath. Enclosed, ensuite heads are located inboard and forward in the guest cabins. The head compartments each feature a molded vanity cabinet with washbasins, electric marine fresh water flush toilets and a wet type shower arrangement. Wash basins, taps and all surfaces new in 2016.

    Two Forward Guest Cabins: The starboard forward guest cabin features a queen-size double berthwith storage under and followed aft by a hanging locker and cabinet storage inboard, and a settee with storage underneath. An enclosed head compartment follows aft in the outboard section Enroute to the galley. The port forward guest cabin finds over/under single berths arranged longitudinally and outboard. An ensuite head lies athwart ship forward of this cabinThe head compartment has an electric marine toilet, molded vanity cabinet with washbasin, and wet-type shower. Wash basins, taps and all surfaces new in 2016.

    Galley: The galley lies amidships in the starboard hull with step down access from the salon. The galley is configured longitudinally with sink and cabinet storage inboard and refrigerator and range outboard, all arranged in a set of over/under cabinets fitted in the spaces. Additional galley storage is provided under the settee sections of the main salon. The amidships portion of the port hull contains the yacht’s electrical and navigational panel. Below this is cabinets containing service manuals. Extra storage for paperwork and pantry is contained in the outboard cabinets situated between the cabins, above which is a wine rack. All work surfaces were new Corian in 2016. The sink, taps, and Force 10 oven all new in 2016.

    Main Salon: The main salon occupies the entire bridge deck area forward of the cockpit. The salon area shows an upholstered C-shaped, aft-facing settees positioned forward under the windscreen. In-between the seats is a pullout drink cabinet. A pedestal mounted table is arranged on the starboard side wrapped by the settee system, and a coffee table to port. All settees have storage areas within showing access through the seat cushions. Step ways down to the hulls are positioned at the after end of the salon. All new teak flooring in the salon in 2016.

    Salon upholstery was new at the end of 2015. All new drapes and curtains 2015; all sole boards throughout the boat is real teak and Holly which has been continually varnished and kept to the highest level.

  • Sea recovery water maker with new membranes and pressure vessels in 2015 makes 65 gallons per hour.

    220V fridge and freezer system with forced convection system freezer gets down to -25 degrees c

    Force 10, 4-burner propane stove with oven new 2016

    Microwave oven – built in, new 2016

    Large Propane BBQ grill – with removable pole attachment 1 month old.

    Pressurized hot and cold freshwater system

    Water heaters new 2015

    Toaster Coffeemaker blender food processor etc, etc

    Breadman bread maker

    All of the galley ware, utensils and linens for charter service are of very high standard I.e. All clad pots and pans.

    Eight new sets of 300-count bed sheets, new in 2017

    Eight new sets of towels for each stateroom, new 2017

    New pillows and throw pillows 2016

  • Vitrifigo 12-volt/110 volt self switching cockpit drawer refrigerator – new oct 09

    U-line icemaker new 2015

    Grainger water chiller and purifier, with faucet and sink for chilled and purified drinking water.

    The water maker produces a staggering 140 parts per million water purity,

Raymarine autopilot – hydraulic pump to rams, new rams and hoses 2016

Raymarine ST60 depth sounder – new ‘10

Raymarine ST60 knotmeter – new ‘10

Raymarine ST60 wind speed & direction – new ‘10

Raymarine e120 plotter – on port helm rotating bracket, networked to flat screen tv at chart table and radar – new ‘09

Furuno GPS

Icom with GMDSS VHF radio with cockpit remote.

Plastimo 5” binnacle compasses

Toshiba 22” flat screen TV w/built in DVD player – port salon – new ‘08

Sony and Memorex DVD players in salon

Sony Digital audio and video control centre at nav station with speakers salon cockpit and bow

Sony XA-250 CD disc changer

Sony Vaio laptop computer networked to flat screen TV with wireless mouse and keyboard.

15’ Caribe RIB dinghy with a 70 HP Yamaha 4-stroke OB – new 2015

New Trampolines   2016

Topside paint was new 2016

Main cross beam and longitudinal beam were stripped and repainted 2015

Hulls awl gripped 2015

New Seats on the bow pulpits 2015

New Teak transom steps 2015

New Aft deck Teak decking 2015

New Teak cockpit chairs 2014

Dinghy davits

Full cockpit bimini (2015) with removable/ role able isinglass windows New 2016

Custom cockpit cushions – new 2015

  Lofrans Tigres windlass – new 2015

Delta Plow with 250 ‘of 3/8” chain – new 2017

Bruce anchor as kedger

16KW northern lights generator – new ‘10

Trace engineering inverter/charger

Six 4D Gel type (12-volt) batteries in two banks for the house New 2015

Two engine-mounted alternators

Two 50-amp, 250VAC shore power cable

Equipped for cruising with an aluminum, deck-stepped, fractional sloop rig

Mast fully stripped painted and resided with led lights – Sept ’10, 8 more lights added 2017

ProFurl roller furling gear on headstay

Harken BattCar system for mainsail

New Mainsail Pack 2016

1×19 stainless steel wire standing rigging with Norseman end terminals

4 x Harken 56 twin speed winches in cockpit 2 on mast 1 powered on deck at foot of mast for halyard

1 x Harken 46 twin speed on mast for outhaul and reefing lines – all rebuilt and serviced ‘10

All new halyards ‘10


            Full battened Doyle Dacron mainsail

Roller furling headsail

Quantum AP asymmetric spinnaker with sock – new ‘09

Doyle Stackpack mainsail storage system

Twin 48 HP yanmar 4JH2MW diesel engines with approximately 7,000 hrs as of February 2017

New Starters Engine mounts, Fresh water pumps, Exhaust Elbows in 2017

Five ac systems on board as follows (all Cruisair except the starboard aft unit):

1 x in each aft cabin (stb side new mermaid system ‘09)

2 x in salon that feed salon and forward cabins and galley New 2015

1 x in crew cabin

2 NEW rudders and rudder shafts new 2016

All through hull fittings replaced 2016

Conventional propeller

Three blade fixed propellers

Two station hydraulic steering

265 gallons of water in integral fiberglass tanks

190 gallons of diesel fuel in two stainless steel tanks – under aft berths

Electric fuel transfer pump to move fuel between the two tanks, New2015

Two 12-gallon Raritan water heaters – new 2014

Four freshwater flush Jabsco quite flush toilets for guest heads, New 2015

One manual toilet for crew head new 11

Two Rule 2000 GPH automatic electric bilge pumps

Two Rule 500 GPH automatic electric maintenance pumps

Two 1500 GPH electric bilge pumps

Two manual Gusher pumps

Five portable dry chemical fire extinguishers mounted throughout cabin spaces – 3 automatic fire extinguishers in generator and engine spaces.

Stand alone, battery powered smoke detectors

Ten Type-1 Adult PFD’s; 2-Child PFD’s

Full flare kit

Two thermal protective aids

Portable air horn

Well stocked first aid kit

12 man PPIRB in rail mount bow with hydrostatic release new 2010

Fully equipped with a full range of snorkel gear

Two tandem inflatable kayaks

2 Stand up paddleboard 11 ft long

Wake board

Water skis

Mono skis

Wake skate

Airhead three person tube


Yacht name
Flying Ginny
LOA: 55ft
Beam: 30’2ft
Draft: 3ft 11in
Engine Brand: Yanmar 4JH2ME
Engine Horsepower: 48
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel

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