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2011 Jeanneau 53

Annapolis, Maryland



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This Jeanneau 53 yacht features a three-cabin, three-head layout with a shoal keel and in-mast furling.  The cockpit is well laid out and extremely spacious. The accommodations are also spacious and have a luxurious feel.  This will be a comfortable and enjoyable yacht for long-distance cruising and entertaining.  

Generator - AC - Bow Thruster -  Electric Winches - Inverter - Radar - AIS -  Large Sail Locker 

Basic Boat Info

Make: Jeanneau
Model: 53
Year: 2011
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: IRISH133D111
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Bulb Keel


Length: 53 ft
Length Overall: 52'8 ft
Waterline Length: 45'9 ft
Beam: 15'7 ft
Max Draft: 5'10 ft
Displacement: 32,926 lb
Bridge Clearance: 71'2 ft
Ballast: 11852 lb
Electrical Circuit: 110v
Double Berths: 3
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH4-HTE1
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Propeller Type: 3 BladeBronze
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 2011
Displacement Type: Dry Load


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 63 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Plastic
Water Tanks: 3
Water Tank Capacity: 83 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 3
Holding Tank Capacity: 23 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers


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410-739-4432 Visit for a step-by-step guide to buying a boat.
Crusader Yacht Sales


Crusader Yacht Sales
7350 Edgewood Road
Annapolis, MD, US, 21403
Tel:(410) 269-0939

Manufacturer's Description

AN EXCLUSIVE AND LUXURIOUS WORLD AWAITS YOU Enter the world of Jeanneau Yachts! The elegance created by Philippe Briand and Garroni Design positions the Jeanneau 53 as a sailboat of exception in the range of yachts over 50 ‘. The comfort on board, the level of finish, and the perfect ergonomics were carefully designed to make every moment aboard special. Numerous deck hatches and portholes flood the inside with light emphasizing the rich materials found throughout: leather, stainless steel, and finely varnished woodwork. The Jeanneau 53 offers a level of standard equipment unequaled in her class. A luxurious lounge sits opposite a wide and comfortable dining area and just forward of the spacious, well-equipped kitchen. Each interior layout features optimized ergonomics and storage. With numerous interior layouts, the Jeanneau 53 has been designed to fit every need. 

Boat Specs

Make/Model Jeanneau 53

Year of Manufacture 2011

Hull Identification Number (HIN) 

LOA (Length Overall) 52’8”

LWL (Length at Waterline) 45’9”

Beam 15’7”

Draft 5’10”

Air Draft (bridge clearance) 71’2”

Displacement 32,926 lbs

Keel Type - Cast Iron Bulb

Ballast - 11,852 iron keel 

Hull Construction: Material, Process (e.g., fiberglass hand-laid, sandwich construction)

Deck Construction: Vacuum bagged Injection Mould - Prisma Process (The deck of the Jeanneau 53 is the largest mass-produced injection fiberglass part in the world.)

Date of Last Survey: July 2023


Rigging and Sails

Mast - Z. Spars Deck stepped, aluminum, in-mast furling - with double spreaders - air draft 71’2”

Boom - Aluminum 

Standing Rigging: 1x19 stainless wire

Running Rigging Condition - serviceable - needs longer genoa sheets

Sail Inventory: 

In-mast furling main sail - Dacron - Original 

Roller furling genoa - Dacron - Original

Winches: 2x Harken 2-speed Size 46 - one manual and one electric

Primary 2x Harken 2-speed Size 70 Electric 

Traveler: Harken Traveler - forward of the dodger

Vang System - rigid vang adjustable from the cockpit


Deck and Cockpit

Deck Material - Teak 

Helm: Dual helms with Lewmar leather-wrapped stainless steel wheels

Seating: Teak seating with sunbrella cushions 

Bimini/Dodger: Bimini, dodger, and connector - Taupe 

Ground Tackle: Rockna Anchor with chain and rode, Secondary Fortress FX 37 with chain and rode 

Windlass: Lewmar with hand remote in the anchor locker and controller at port helm station

Deck Cleats: 6x 16” deck cleats

Swim Platform/Ladder: Stainless retractable swim ladder with teak steps 

Lifelines: 26” high stainless steel lifelines

Deck Hardware: Spinlock clutches, Harken blocks and cleats, genoa cars adjustable from the cockpit

Davits: Kato Davits with Harken blocks and raised stern light

Kato Outboard Lift 

Rail Mounted Outboard Bracket

Hatches: 6x Lewmar Deck Hatches, 4x Lewmar opening ports 

Shades and Screens for Windows/Hatches - Shades/screens for hatches need replacing

Fenders: 5 x Fenders

Docklines: 6x Docklines

3 x winch handles

1 x boat hook


Engine and Propulsion

Yanmar 4JH4-HTE Turbocharged Diesel

Year: 2011

Horsepower 110

Engine Hours: LCD meter not functioning 

Fuel Type: Diesel

Transmission: Yanmar ZF 30 M

Drive Type: Direct Drive 

Volvo Dripless Shaft Seal 

Propeller: 3-blade fixed, bronze 

Engine Room Blower

Primary Fuel/Water Separator 

Fuel Tanks: 1 x Crosslinked Polyethylene 63 gallons 



Type and Material - Dual Helm Wheel Steering 

Steering Mechanism: Cable & Quadrant

Rudder: Single Spade 

Emergency Steering System: EmergencyTiller


Plumbing and Water System

Fresh Water Tankage: 3 x plastic tanks 63, 63, and 60 gallons - 186 gallons 

Fresh Water Pumps: Jabsco 12v - quick connect attachments 

Seawater Pump: Anchor washdown

Hot Water System: 11-gallon water heater - 110v - heats from dockside power, generator, or engine

Bilge Pumps: Rule 2000 gph automatic bilge pump, manual bilge pump at helm station 

Shower Sump Pumps - 12v foot activated pumps 

Head Systems: Jabsco Electric Freshwater Flush 

Holding Tanks: 3 x 19 gallon plastic tank, deck pump out fitting, and overboard discharge


Climate Control

Air Conditioning: Salon Cruisair 16,000 btu reverse cycle heat/air, additional 12,000 btu unit in owner’s stateroom and guest stateroom 

Fans: 6 x 12 volt fans 


Galley: Refrigeration and Cooking Systems

Refrigeration: Vitrifrigo Top and front loading refrigerator with drain, 

Freezer: Independent - Vitrifrigo top opening freezer with drain

Stove & Oven: 3 burner gimbaled propane stove/oven


LPG System: LPG shut off in galley, 1 x LPG tank, regulator 

BBQ Grill: Rail Mounted Kuuma Grill - portable LPG


Bow Thruster

MaxPower - Tunnel Thruster

Power Source: 24v battery system 

Controls: Push-button control at the helm



Shore Power: 110 Voltage 110, 50 Amp, Single 50 amp shore power cord 

Generator: Northern Lights Model M773LW3-9KW - 1800 rpm, 1884 Hours 

Battery Bank:

Total of Seven (7), Group 31, 12 volt AGM Batteries for house/engine starting - 2019

Four (4) 12-volt AGM batteries in series/ parallel for 24v bow thruster service

Battery Monitor System: Xantrex Link Pro 

Battery Charger/Inverter: Magnum Sine Inverter Charger 

Cristec automatic battery charger

Cristec Battery Isolator 

12V alternator - Output unknown 

Electrical Outlets: 110-volt GFI - one in each stateroom and salon, 12v owner’s stateroom, nav station, and cockpit table

Cabin Lighting: LED 

Deck and Navigation Lights: deck light, nav lights, steaming light, anchor light, stern light is on a separate switch under the helm seat 

Stereo System: Kenwood CD player with USB connection, Bose speaker system in salon, and speakers in cockpit

Televisions: Flat screen TV in salon and owner’s stateroom



GPS/Chartplotter: Raymarine C120

Autopilot: Raymarine Hydraulic Autopilot

3 x Raymarine i70 (Wind, Depth, Speed, etc.) 

Radar - Raymarine 

VHF Radio - ICOM M504 with remote mic at helm 

Compass: 2 x Olympic 135


Headroom and Bed Size

Salon Headroom 6’6” 

Galley Headroom 6’8”

Owner’s Stateroom Headroom 6”6” Bed 6’2”w x 6’8” l 

Aft Staterooms Headroom and bed size - 6’4” Bed 5’4”w x 6’8”l


Safety Equipment

Life Jackets: 13 x Type II

Fire Extinguishers: 2 

First Aid Kit

 MOB Ring

Dinghy and Outboard

2021 Highfield 12' RIB

2013 Yamaha 9.9 hp OB


Standard Disclaimer

Potential purchasers should assume that any items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Engine hours are approximate, may be reported verbally by the seller, and are recorded at the time and date of the original listing of this vessel. Owner's use during the time of this listing may affect the total engine hours upon a prospective buyer's inspection. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his/her agents or his/her surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes or withdrawal from market without notice.

Additional Contact Information
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Crusader Yacht Sales
(410) 739-4432
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