2009 Hanse 540e

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Yacht Overview

Make: Hanse

Model: 540e

Year: 2009

Length: 52.83′

Located In: Saint Petersburg, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8691784


Meticulously maintained and extensively cruised Hanse 540e for sale. This boat has all of the equipment needed to continue its journey with you. No expense has been spared from top to bottom on this boat. Only one owner from its first launch until now. If you are looking for a turn key boat, this is the boat for you. All systems are in place and operational. Many features you will see on this boat are custom after market additions. Come see it for yourself! 

Full Specs


LOA: 52.83
LWL: 47.92
Beam: 16.08 ft
Maximum Draft: 6.42 ft
Displacement: 41,226 lb
Ballast: 12,804 lb
Bridge Clearance: 86.08 ft


Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 110
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 110|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (100 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (150 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 3 (7 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 3


Fuel tanks all stainless steel:

Main diesel tank 100 gallons

Reserve diesel tank 30 gallons

Reserve diesel tank 20 gallons

Auxiliary fuel bladder 50 gallons

3 holding tanks, each 7 gallons (1 for each head)


All 3 bedrooms include their own bathrooms with showers. Lots of storage throughout the rooms. All have large enough beds to accommodate two people. 

Safety/Emergency equipment

* Life rafts - 2 each, 4-person, Viking RescYouPro (new 3/2019)

* Radar reflector - EchoMax EM 230

* Jack lines - 1 1/2” reflective webbing, port & starboard, full length of boat * LifeSling 2 throwable/floatable life-saving system

* Security pad eyes - 4, at both helms and cockpits


- 1 ACR global fix, V4 EPIRB, Category II

- 1 ACR global fix, Pro Category II

* ‘Abandon ship’ bag with additional water and hand-operated water maker * Fire extinguishers

- 1 HFC automatic system, engine/generator room,

connected to FireBoy engine/generator/blower shut off controller

- 4 110 Mariner systems, 1 in each of 3 cabins and 1 in salon - 3 10-lb. Pro 10 extinguishers,

1 each in forward cabin, cockpit, and lazarette - 2 fire blankets at galley area

* Emergency bilge pumps

- 3 4000 GPH Rule 12v pumps - in forepeak, at foot of mast, and in bilge area - 2 2000 GPH Rule 12v pumps - at port and starboard bilge areas

- 2 500 GPH pumps - 1 in lazarette, 1 trash pump

- 1 Jabsco 6000 GPH 110v, portable

- 4 bilge water alarm floats,

at forepeak, bilge, battery compartment, and engine compartment - 1 manual fixed bilge pump, in cockpit

* 3 CO2 detectors, 1 at each cabin

* 2 smoke/fire detectors at main salon/galley

* Wood plugs of various sizes, for through-hull failure * 2 Sea anchors/drogues

* Emergency steering tiller

Ventilation and Climate Control

4 (four) CLIMA reverse cycle air conditioning units (cooling/heating) - 16,000 BTU, in salon

- 14,000 BTU, in master cabin

- 10,000 BTU, in galley and starboard aft cabin - 8,000 BTU, in nav station and port aft cabin

4 (four) electronic thermostats.


 2 (two) remote controls. All heads have vents.

3 (three) Lofran fans, w/ speed control and red & white LED lights (at salon, galley, and nav station)

6 (six) HELLA 2-speed fans

All hatches with retractable sun/mosquito screens. Sun shades on all ports/windows.


All electronics newly installed Jan. 2023, including backbone wiring (unless otherwise noted).

Simrad -

NSS 12 Evo 3S multi-function chart plotter, C-MAP, US enhanced (in cockpit)

NSX 309 XDCR America (at nav station), C-MAP

HALO 20 radar (in gimbaled base)

NAC-3 autopilot computer, controlling Simrad mechanical autopilot (back-up system),

and B&G hydraulic T3 ram and pump, connected to independent quadrant

(primary system)

AP 44 rotary autopilot controller (at helm station) NEP-2 network expansion port

B&G -

5 (five) Triton 2 multi-digital displays (at helm location, in cockpit) 2 (two) Triton 2 multi-digital displays (at nav station) (2019)

Wind sensor 608 (at masthead)

VHF Standard Horizon GX 2400, 25w, AIS/GPS (at nav station) w/ wireless RAM microphone and antenna (in cockpit)

Shakespeare VHF antenna mast antenna

ICON M 802 single sideband, w/ remote antenna tuner

KVH TracPhone V3-HTS phone/Internet (at nav station) (2019. Needs service.) Iridium Extreme satellite phone, w/ remote antenna, charging base, and wired handset

(at nav station)

Iridium Go, w/ external antenna (at nav station)

Fusion stereo receiver audio MS-BB 100, w/ remote control NRX 300 (at nav station), and

secondary remote control (in cockpit). Wireless connectivity to Apple or Google. 2 speakers in cockpit, 2 speakers in main salon.

Custom stainless steel mast, located at port side transom: - Radar antenna on gimbaled base

- Remote control spotlight

- KVH antenna

- Wave WiFi Rogue ProWiFi extender

(connects to a computer [not included] at nav station)

- Sirius music/weather antenna, wired to nav station (not currently connected) - Iridium Internet antenna


Mainsail: Doyle ‘Hydranet’, new in 2018,
with 5 full custom-tapered battens, with Harken cars, 3 reefs

Doyle heavy duty StackPack sail cover, w/ lazy jack attachments & adjustment points Headsails:

Doyle ‘Hydranet’ genoa, 105%, w/ vertical leech battens, never used. North Sails storm jib

North Sails Self-tacking jib, w/ vertical leech battens North Sails ‘Code Zero’ headsail, w/ Karver furler,

North Sails asymmetrical spinnaker w/ sock

Rigging/Sailing Gear

Date of last rigging inspection: 12/2022
Includes every shroud and wire, all terminals, chain plates, mast tangs, spreader connections at mast and tips, running gear, halyards, blocks; connections and function of the VHF antenna, wind instruments, masthead running/anchor lights, strobe
light, and spreader lights.

Main lower shrouds and turnbuckles replaced: 3/2019
All halyards brand new (main, jib, spinnaker, staysail) (2023)
All sheets and control lines brand new (main, jib, outhaul, reef lines) (2023) Removable Spectra inner headstay
‘future fibers’ ECsix custom running back stays, new in 2019

Rigid boom vang

2 self-tailing electric Lewmar 65 winches, w/ winch handles 2 self-tailing electric Lewmar 54 winches, w/ winch handles

12 SpinLock halyard and sail control clutches

Anchoring Systems

Retractable anchor roller, into anchor/windlass locker
Lewmar V4 windlass, 12 volt, with gypsum drum inside anchor locker Lewmar windlass wired control, at anchor locker
Lewmar up-and-down anchor switch, at helm station
Lewmar chain counter, at helm station
330 feet of galvanized 10-mm (3/8”) anchor chain. (New, 2021) Lewmar “Delta” galvanized anchor, 70 lbs.
Fortress FX85 aluminum anchor and storage bag (new)
400 feet of 1-inch, 3-strand nylon anchor rope
Saltwater anchor/deck wash down hose, with holder, at anchor locker


Engine: Yanmar 110 hp diesel (Hours:1475)

Main engine control panel, w/ temperature and oil pressure gauges, lights, alarms

FloScan Series 7500/7600 MultiFunction Meter, including tachometer, fuel burn rate, and total consumed gallons, and hour run meter.

Mechanical transmission

AquaDrive isolation system with 1.5-inch stainless steel shaft.
Custom cutless bearing and dripless-style shaft seal (new, 12/2022)

4-blade bronze feathering Max Prop (new, 2019)

Northern Lights 9 kw, 120/240 v diesel (Hours:1030) Automatic intake and exhaust blower.

Racor ‘Duplex 500’ main filters, for main engine supply line
Racor turbine filter, for generator
Racor turbine filter, for fuel polishing , w/ polishing pump and fuel transfer pump

Bow thruster, Lewmar, retractable, 12v, 6kw, 8 hp.
Fully serviced 12/2022 (electronics, bellow, and propeller replaced)

-Control panel at helm station, and -Wireless remote control

Electrical Systems

120/240 A/C system
Sources (all inputs and loads are monitored by multiple gauges at the panels):

Shore Power -
50 amp, 65 ft. shore power cord,

w/ Glendinning (retractable, self-storing) CM 7 CableMaster.

Generator, Northern Lights 9 kw
Remote control panel w/ temperature, oil pressure, hours, & voltage gauges

Inverter/charger, Victron MultiPlus 3000/120 (installed 1/2023)

D/C 12v system (fully integrated and operated by Victron products listed below): House bank:

4 (four) 200 amp lithium smart batteries (800 amps total) (installed 10/2021)

List of components -
V.E Bus BMS (battery management system)
1 (one) 100 amp Smart Shunt
1 (one) Color Control GX Panel
Digital multi-control, 200/200 amp GX (installed 1/2023)
1 (one) Cyrix battery charge protect
1 (one) Cyrix battery load protect
1 (one) Orion Smart TR DC-DC 12/12 30 amp (installed 1/2023) 4 (four) Smart Solar MPPT 75/15 solar panel controllers Multi-Plus 3000 inverter/charger (new, 1/2023)

All above devices are connected to each other, and can be monitored remotely via Smart phone or tablet, with WiFi connectivity.

Engine/generator battery bank:
1 (one) Victron AGM 130 amp (installed 1/2022)

D/C Charging
8 SP 78 JB Solbian high-output 78w flexible solar panels

(mounted on bimini top, affixed with custom-built, acrylic panels that zip easily on and off, and can be stored below when not in use)

Hydro generator Watt & Sea Cruising 600
Balmar 120 amp alternator, w/ remote programmable regulator Victron 120 amp inverter/charger
Generator alternator, 15 amp

* Unless indicated otherwise, devices were new in 10/2021.
All interior and exterior lighting is LED, dimmable in salon.


1 (one) IsoTherm Freezer, front loading, w/ stainless steel door
1 (one) IsoTherm refrigerator/freezer, w/ top and front access, stainless steel door 1 (one VitriFrigo refrigerator/freezer, front loading, w/ stainless steel door

Below Decks

Ample storage throughout, under settees, bunks, and floor boards 100% removable floor boards, secured by fasteners
3-burner propane stove w/ oven, stainless steel

Macerator/drain pump for galley sink

2 (two) custom salon chairs -
- can be used as dining chairs

- also can recline

Heads -
3 Techma ‘Silence 2G’ heads, w/ freshwater or salt water flush capability 3 7-gallon holding tanks, 1 at each head

3 showers, each with individual sump pump out

Other equipment

Spectra 'Cape Horn Extreme 330’ water maker (rebuilt 2021) 2 (two) carbon fiber steering wheels
Full-length cockpit cushions, bottoms and backs, acrylic, with

high density foam (new foam, 2020) 4 complimentary outdoor pillows, acrylic covers

2 custom helm chairs, w/ dry locker storage underneath
Bimini top with rollable and/or removable clear curtains, across front and along both full sides Cockpit shades, Textilene, zip on/off, for port, starboard, and aft sides of cockpit
Bags (mesh w/ stainless steel frames) for sheets/lines, at helm station
Custom deck awnings, of durable Stamoid fabric, for -

- Bow
- Deck, port and starboard (attach to sides of boom),

stabilized at after ends with custom carbon fiber pole Custom carbon fiber gangway, 7 ft. long

Dinghy garage, w/ 4 hatched storage lockers Electric winch, for dinghy retrieval
Inflatable, custom, 10-ft.
dinghy, of military-grade hypalon, w/ chaps/covers 15 hp Yamaha outboard engine

Propane locker, forward, w/ 2 10-lb. aluminum tanks, and control panel
Large forepeak, w/ large stainless, multi-drawer tool box and rope hanging/sail storage area

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.