"The Grand Banks 52 Europa is a fine, long-range cruiser with superb entertainment and living spaces. With accommodation for six adults, this yacht has the space and dependability cruising boaters demand. Backed by decades of Grand Banks history and refined boatbuilding techniques, the 52 Europa provides you with superior long-range cruising without skimping on luxurious living. One look at the spacious salon and pilothouse and you’ll see why the Grand Banks 52 Europa was designed with families and friends in mind." ~ Yacht and Boat
Da Tiki Mon in a good example of this classic design. Since 2013 all maintenance has performed by Hinckley in Stuart, FL and Front Street Ship Yard in Belfast, ME. Da Tiki Mon is ready to cruise comfortably, safely and elegantly.
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"Built on the same proven semi-displacement hull as all the Grand Banks, the Grand Banks 52 Europa is built with the quality and attention to detail that Grand Banks is famous for. The Europa series of Grand Banks offers covered aft and side decks, and an expansive main saloon which opens onto the aft deck." ~ Grand Banks 52 Europe Brochure
Da Tiki Mon has a hand laid fiberglass hull with with a gel coat outer layer
On deck Da Tiki Mon has molded fiberglass decks with teak decking applied over on the aft cockpit, weather decks, fore deck and bridge deck with the exception of the aft portion of the bridge deck, bridge deck sides and coach roof that are all two tone painted decks. The teak is in good overall shape with a few bungs missing.
Moving aft of the covered forward bridge station is an out door seating area with wet bar. This area has:
Aft of the seating area is a working deck with built in bunks for a dinghy, fender racks and Brower Systems 800 pound capacity boom for tender.
Stepping down the companionway from the bridge deck you enter the partially covered cockpit. This wide open space offers a great deal of versatility as there is no molded furniture on this deck. The area does feature:
Moving forward under the covered weather decks you notice:
The fore deck is well protected inside the stainless steel railings and pulpit and offers good work space and additional leisure area. Also of note:
The interior of Da Tiki Mon is the standard layout. Her varnished teak interior with varnished teak parquet sole, and teak valances gives dhow the quality and care that she was built with.
Entering the salon through the double sliding teak doors into a spacious main salon which has an L-shaped dining table to starboard with a double drop leaf table and (2) additional upholstered chairs for seating up to 6. This area also features:
Turning to port is a large bench seat with upholstered fitted cushions and matching throw pillows. The area also boasts:
Just forward of the seating area is a functional dinette with forward and aft facing bench seats with upholstered cushions and a teak table with built in cup holders. Also seen around the dinette:
Moving back to the starboard side of Da Tiki Mon’s salon and opposite the dinette is the galley with lots of light and counter space. The L-shaped counters allow a full functioning galley with:
Continuing forward on the main deck you enter the pilot salon with fantastic open space, opening doors to the weather decks port and starboard as well as a dedicated captain’s seat and space for crew. This area also features:
Forward of the pilot salon to port is the companionway down to Da Tiki Mon’s cabins. Well lit, with built in teak hand rails and additional storage the passage down to the cabins is safe and comfortable. At the bottom of the steps and to port is the VIP cabin, guest cabin and day head. With over head hatch and large opening stainless steel port light this area offers great ventilation and light. Also featured in this central head:
Just aft of the head but connected is the walk-in shower.
Stepping out of the central head and moving forward you will enter the VIP cabin with its v-berth, large opening overhead deck light and opening port lights, port and starboard, this cabin has great light. Also featured:
Stepping out of the VIP Cabin and heading aft directly to starboard are the over/under washer dryer in a closet accessible from the hall connecting all cabins. Just aft of the washer closet and to starboard is the guest cabin featuring:
As you exit the guest cabin and continue aft down the companionway to the master cabin you notice again the dedication to safety on Da Tiki Mon with the teak had rail over the cabin door and hard rail that runs down the starboard bulkhead. Once you enter the master cabin you rally see how brilliant this design is. Featuring a large centerline queen bed, upholstered settee and vanity, this area is very luxurious and includes additional features:
The master cabin also boasts the separate head and shower to port just forward of the vanity is the access to the master shower:
The master head is located opposite the shower on the starboard side of the master cabin and features:
12-Volt DC System
120-Volt AC System
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