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Admiral 38

North Carolina
US $170,000






38 ft

Hull Material


Engine/Fuel Type




About this Boat

This is 4 Cabin and 2 Head version of the proven Admiral 38 model.  FERMATA has been thoroughly enjoyed by her current owner in the coastal waters of North Carolina with several offshore excursions to Florida and Bahamas.  She has been given several upgrades and is ready to be enjoyed by a new owner. This is a unique opportunity to get a well cared for, ready-to-go liveaboard capable cruiser.

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  • Designer: Alex Simonis
  • Keel: Fin Keel


  • LOA: 38 ft
  • Beam: 23 ft
  • LWL: 36 ft
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Additional Details


FERMATA has 2 aft cabins; they each have 2 cabinets, a shelf and storage space under the queen bed and the seat. The master suite is located on the port side. The 2 forward cabins have a double bed, one cabinet and a “bin” in the forepeak. The cabins also have hanging lockers and there are two additional hanging lockers in each hull. There is high quality cherry wood finishes on the hatch trims, nav station, cabin doors and galley’s cupboards. There is also a beautiful cherrywood table in the saloon and a round table in the cockpit. 
There are 2 heads: each has a stand-up shower, one has a JABSCO toilet and the other a  new Composting system, cabinet and high quality stainless steel taps.
The aft cabins’ engines are sound proofed. 
Salon and cockpit cushions.

Deck and Equipment

Sail Drives (New in 2017)

Hard top bimini (New in 2017)
Cockpit cushions
Swim ladders
Sunrise Multinets trampoline
Stainless steel stern Dinghy davits
No dinghy or outboard 
Canvas bimini full enclosure requires modification for new hard top 
Recently detailed and waxed
Added spot light at starboard bow with cockpit control
Added Horn
Winslow Type A6 manual

Life raft

5 x Anderson winches
45 lbs CQR anchor with 250 feet of chain (painted in 20 foot increments)
45 lbs CQR anchor with 90 feet chain.
LOFRANS Cayman Electric Windlass

Ground tackle: CQR 45 on bow roller & CQR 45 in locker
Anchor windlass: LOFRANS CAYMAN electric with bow foot control
Safety: flares, horn, bell, life jackets, life rings

Electronics and Navigation

Steering Gear: Mechanical single station wheel (Whitlock)
Full Raymarine interfaced instrument system including radar, GPS, and autopilot, C-Map chips for Raymarine GPS in navigation station
Compass: 6" PLASTIMO 
Raymarine Hybrid Touch Axiom Pro9S Chartplotter
ST5000 Autopilot
Raymarine E92129 Radar
Icom M-710 SSB at nav station
ST60 Tridata
ST60 Windvane
JVC Surround Sound system with CD and MP3 player (Sirius compatible)
4 Speakers inside and out
One ICOM VHF Radio and one Hand Held VHF Radio
Shakespeare antenna


12V energy-efficient/under-counter compact fridge a Large freezer/chiller 12V
SIMEV Four burner propane stove with gas oven
12 Gallon hot water tank with heat exchanger


LED lighting throughout (2014 upgrade) 
110 Volt (2KW) Magnum True Sine Inverter 6 x 110 v sockets isolating transformer - 110v or 220v
One x 130 watt Kyocera Solar panel
Numerous 12 v sockets
10 6 volt AGM batteries
Battery charger: 125 amp automatic
Shore power
Starting batter for each engine
1 x 150 amp alternator
2 x 55 amp alternator
3 SBoost 3000i MPPT solar charge controls (New 2014)
3 Dual DC Disconnect & Breaker Panels – Solar in to controller, solar out to battery (New 2014)
Plumbed for watermaker
Hot and cold fresh water transom shower
Bilge pump: 4 Automatic, 1 Manual
Heads: 1 JABSCO manual seawater and 1 Composting electric head

Sails and Rigging

New Mack Pack - Main Sail Stack pack. Sail Cover (Jan 2016)
New standing rigging (Jan 2016)
Shamrock full-battened sail main with BAT CARS and 110 Genoa on roller-furler with blue sac cover. 
Full Spinaker
Brand new Parasailor from ISTEC - The Downwind Company complete with easy snuffer and sailbag ($8000 value)
Running rigging: Dacron
Winches: 2 Anderson 40 s/tailing, 2 speed p/s coamings. 2 Anderson 28 s/tailing, 2 speed p/s mast

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

This listing is courtesy of the BoatWizard MLS and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.

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