Prestige Yacht Sales - East Greenwich, RI
3 Division Street
East Greenwich, Rhode Island, US, 02818
Tel:860 625-2456
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2018 Dufour 56 Exclusive

location icon Centerport, United States
Year 2018
Length 56 ft

Privately Owned, Premium Version With Extensive Options

Bright, Contemporary & Beautifully Finished

Capable Of Crossing Oceans Or Ultra-Comfortable Cruising

A Sailor's Sumptuous Retreat


Year Built 2018
Category Sail
Length Overall 56'3 ft
Beam 16'7 ft
Max Draft 7'2 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID DUFG0275D818
Keel Fin Keel

Once onboard, a wide companionway complemented by 2 long handrails permits safe and simple entrance to the salon. Below, you’re greeted with well crafted, medium oak Moabi bulkheads and furniture, extensive cabinetry storage and complementary fabrics.  Near 7 feet of headroom plus expansive hatches and portlights brighten the space offering a very contemporary feel. Beyond appearances, this Dufour Galley Forward signature design is spacious, innovative and the most practical of all production 50-plus footers.

  • 3 Cabin - 2 Head Arrangement w/ Additional Stacked Bunk Stateroom - See Layout In Images
  • Electrically Controlled Convertible Dinette Table - Seats Up To 8
  • Electric Freshwater Heads
  • Air Conditioning / Heat - 4 Zone - 40KW
  • Wester Salon Cushions
  • Fusion/Bose Premium Audio System - Salon & Cockpit Speaker
  • Dufour Signature Towels

Forward Stateroom

  • Optional Offset Bed w/ Full Foam Mattress & Extensive Drawer Storage Below
  • Dressing Settee w/ Vanity & Makeup Mirror
  • Large Hanging Lockers
  • Private Head w/ Shower Forward
  • Generous Assortment Of Bin Lockers & Shelving

Aft Staterooms

  • Port & Starboard - Similar In Dimensions - Port Cabin Has Private Head Access
  • Multiple Opening Ports & Hatches
  • Full Foam Mattresses
  • Generous Hanging Lockers
  • Bin Locker & Shelf Storage


Forward of the salon, a full athwartship galley takes advantage of the mid-ship beam and stability.

  • Extensive Corian Countertops w/ Fiddles
  • Full Capacity Standing Fridge / Freezer
  • Additional Chef's Under Galley Workplan Refrigerator
  • 3 Burner Stove & Oven
  • Microwave Oven
  • Opening Hatches
  • Generous Lockers & Shelf Storage Throughout

Modern hull design with plumb bow increasing waterline length and additional beam carried aft with hardened chines for robust design volume and additional stability.

  • Shoal Draft Keel
  • Retractable Bow Thruster
  • Jet Thruster© Stern Thruster


Wide level decks are easily navigated while underway.

  • Flush Deck Hatches
  • Canvas Sunning Pads For Forward Deck
  • Ladder - Lifeline Gates
  • Optional Dorade Box
  • Anchor Windlass
  • Automatic Anchor Washdown


Twin Helm design allows simple, shorthanded control under sail putting the primary winches and instruments at your fingertips on either tack. Forward, the remainder of the cockpit is reserved for the comfort of guests.  A broad table with teak drop leafs also includes a built-in Stainless Drawer Refrigerator.

With the beam-wide Electronic Transom lowered, a broad platform is created with a cooking station designed into the transom featuring an Eno Plancha outdoor grill, sink and prep countertop. A perfect solution for onboard barbecuing.

  • Excellent Forward Visibility
  • Teak Cockpit & Swim Platform Decking w/ Soft Grey Calking
  • Full Cockpit Cushion Set /Inc Backrests
  • Cockpit Transom Shower
  • Outboard Engine Bracket

Taking full advantage of the latest trends toward automation onboard larger production sailboats, the 56 is suitably equipped with the following for safe, comfortable short-handing and ease of sailing.  All winches are electric and the rigging is suitably outfitted.

  • Roller Furling Mast / Mainsail
  • Self Tacking Jib
  • Code Zero w/ Loop Line Drive Furler
  • Electric Primary Winches - T-55s
  • Electric Secondary Winches - T-55s
  • Electric Companionway Winches - T-50s
  • Versatile German Mainsheet System
  • All Lines Led Aft To The Safety Of The Cockpit


  • Full Dodger
  • Full Cockpit Bimini w/ Connector To Dodger
  • Custom Canvas Deck Cover - To Gunnels

Complete Raymarine Electronics Package Seamlessly Shares Data, Navigational Information & Functions Between The Two Helm Positions & Nav Station Below

  • Magnetic Compasse
  • 2 - Raymarine 12" HybridTouch Color Chartplotters - At Helms
  • Raymarine Radar
  • Raymarine Multi Display
  • Raymarine Autopilot
  • Raymarine VHF w/ AIS & Remote Mic

A complete and self sufficient electrical system offers reliable power dockside or underway.

AC Shore Power

  • 50 Amp Service
  • 10 KW Fisher Panda Generator
  • AC Switch Panel
  • Shore Power Cord
  • Combi Battery Charger
  • Volt Meter

DC House Power

  • DC Switch Panel
  • Volt Meter
  • System Integrated Inverter
  • 7 Deep Cycle Batteries
  • Upgrade 150 HP Volvo - Very Light 370 Hours
  • 4 Blade Folding Prop - Shaft Propulsion
  • Manual & Electric Bilge Pumps
  • Tank Level Indicator
  • Misc Handling Gear
  • Misc Safety Gear
  • 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.
Additional Contact Information

Contact - FLETCHER RYAN at 860 625-2456 - Talk / Text

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