1987 Gulfstar 50 Sloop

ID# 3939723

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Yacht Overview

Make: Gulfstar

Model: 50 Sloop

Year: 1987

Length: 50′

Located In: Little River, SC

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8264656


Huge price reduction! Make offer! This Gulfstar 50 Center Cockpit Sloop was designed and built as a solid and voluminous yacht which is at home in the tropics and sailing in the trade winds. Lost Shaker features a walk-over, center cockpit configuration with large private stateroom and ensuite head aft of the cockpit while forward is a traditional layout with dedicated navigation station/office, huge galley with large refrigeration and freezer capacity. Nicely appointed salon with V-berth and additional head.  This vessel  has had many upgrades in recent years including new 80 HP Yanmar Engine, new 5.5 kw Next Generation generator, new standing rigging, mast un-stepped and serviced, new water maker, new sheets and halyards, new furler, new Strong Track system, new electric main winch, new fuel tankage, all new deck hatches, wind generator and solar, dripless shaft seal, hull paint, utility arch with davit system, new water heater, cockpit enclosure, Zarcor Companionway doors, updated electronics. This vessel is ready to cruise and is located Mid-Atlantic in Little River, SC. Call today Capt. John Schwab @ 910.393.9262 or Capt. Beth Schwab @ 910.443.1196 to schedule a showing. 

Full Specs

Boat Name

Lost Shaker


LOA: 50
Beam: 14 ft
Maximum Draft: 6.5 ft
Displacement: 42,000 lb
Bridge Clearance: 58 ft


Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 4JH80
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 80|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (420 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (125 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (32 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 4
Number of heads: 2

Starting in the fore-cabin, there is a large double V-berth with shelving outboard and drawers below, aft of the berth to starboard is a large cabinet with rack for hanging on one side and shelves on the other. There is access to the anchor locker on the forward bulkhead and shelf storage above the berth on both sides. Aft and on port is the door to the forward private ensuite head. There is a vanity with stainless steel sink and lots of cabinet storage below as well as outboard above the marine toilet. On the aft wall is the entrance to the separate shower stall which also has a door into the main salon. Moving aft into the main salon to starboard is another large hanging locker followed by a comfortable settee with shelf storage outboard, while opposite and to port is an C-shaped settee around the dining table and with shelf storage outboard. Aft and to port in the main salon is a U-shaped galley with very deep, twin stainless steel sinks inboard and facing forward, a Corian top work surface beside them above a deep, top-opening storage space. The new stainless steel, Force 10 3-burner stove with oven is next aft and outboard and then three, top-opening refrigeration boxes aft and across the back of the galley. There is ample cabinet storage below the sinks and stove as well as above the refrigeration units and the stove. Opposite and to starboard of the galley is the navigation/office dedicated cabin with everything needed within reach. There is a Whirlpool Washer unit tucked neatly under the companionway ladder. The aft master stateroom is accessed from the cockpit with its own companionway. To port of the companionway is a large head with separate shower area, opposite and to starboard is a large double-doored cabinet with hanging locker on one side and shelves on the other. The queen-sized bed is located aft and athwartships with drawers below and shelf storage outboard. There is a mirror on the aft bulkhead which makes the cabin seem even more spacious. The whole interior has headroom of 6'8" and is very spacious. The many overhead hatches and side ports provide excellent ventilation and plentiful natural light. 

  • Double Stainless Sink W/ Pressure H/C  Water
  • 11 Gallon Hot Water Heater 120 VAC and Engine Heated
  • Force 10 Propane 3 Burner Stove/Oven (New 2021)
  • Sea frost Refrigeration/Freezer 3 Top Loading Compartments (120 VAC and Engine Driven)
  • Corian Counter Tops
  • Outboard Shelve Storage And Below Counter Cabinets
  • Magic Chef Microwave
  • Sea Pro Watermaker 
  • Whirlpool Clothes Washer 

  • 30 Amp 120 VAC Electric Service
  • Dedicated Breaker Panel
  • Voltage And Amperage Meters
  • Reverse Polarity Indicator
  • Next Generation 5.5kw Diesel Generator
  • Main Engine Alternator Charging 
  • Magnum MS 2812 2800 Watt Inverter/Charger
  • 8 Lifeline GPL-4CT AGM Type Batteries
  • 1 Group 27 Starting Battery
  • Kyocera Solar Panels (2 X 260 Watt)
  • Rutland Wind Generator
  • Main Battery Rotary Dis-Connect Switch Gear
  • Galvanic Isolator
  • Cruiseair Air Conditioning Main Forward Cabin Only

  • Garmin GPS Map Model 5212 Plotter, Sounder, Radar (Helm)
  • Garmin AIS 600 Transponder
  • Plastimo Binnacle Compass (Helm)
  • Raymarine ST 6002 Auto Pilot (Helm)
  • Raymarine Wind (Helm)
  • Icom HM-157B Remote Command Mic (Helm)
  • Icom IC M706MKIIG Single Side Band (Nav Station)
  • Pactor Modem SCS-PTC-1 (Nav Station)
  • Icom IC-M422 VHF Main Radio (Nav Station)
  • ACR Global Fix EPIRB Mounted Nav Station)
  • Uniden Hand Held VHF Radio 

Deck/Sails Rigging
  • Rocna 40kg Primary Anchor With 300' 3/8" Chain Rode
  • Ideal Model ALW 12 Volt Electric Anchor Windlass
  • Custom Heavy Stainless Deck Rails and Stanchions
  • Stainless Standing Rigging (Replaced 2021)
  • Custom Aluminum Stern Arch With Integrated Dinghy Davit System
  • Outboard Hoist
  • Trifold Stainless Boarding Ladder For P&S Deployment
  • Dedicated Propane Locker W/ 2 Tanks
  • Center Cockpit Partial Hardtop W/ Full Enclosure And Sunshades
  • Rutland Wind Generator
  • Solar Panels (2 X 260 Watt Kyocera) (Arch Mounted)
  • Cockpit Halyard and Sheet Winches (1 Dedicated Electric)
  • 120% Genoa On Furlex Furling System 
  • Strong Track System For Mainsail  
  • Mainsail New in 2009 W/ 2 Reef Points Fully Battened 

Additional Features
  • Zar Mini Dinghy And 15 HP Yamaha Outboard 
  • Recent Bottom Paint May 2021
  • USCG Safety Gear
  • Light Blue Awlgrip Hull
  • Anchor Wash Down System On Bow
  • BBQ Grill On Rear Deck Rail
  • Portable Electric Winch System W/ Adapter
  • Large Capacity Fuel And Water Tankage
  • Zarcor Companionway Doors Forward And Aft
  • Loads Of Spares And Stores

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.
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