1983 Chesapeake 40 Gloucester Marine Bay Deadrise

Miss Amy Used Boat For Sale | ID# 2770197

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Scott James

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Miss Amy

40' Chesapeake 1983

Chesapeake 40 Gloucester Marine Bay Deadrise 1983 For Sale in Cape Charles, Virginia

$124,900

Cape Charles, Virginia

Dimensions

  • Length Overall: 40'
  • Beam: 12' 6"
  • Maximum Draft: 2' 8"
  • Dry Weight:

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel: 184 gal
  • Water: 60 gal
  • Holding: 60 gal

Engine Information

  • Engine 1 : Detroit Diesel 8.2l - 215hp
  • Engine 2 : Detroit Diesel 8.2l - 215hp

General Description

"Miss Amy" is truly a unique vessel. Built in 1983, this is a twin diesel powered, solid fiberglass hull, but nearly everything else in the boat has been replaced, during the course of several re-fits. Wonderful layout. Huge cockpit with Entertaining space for a crowd, with perfect accommodations for Two, yet easily sleeps Four. High end interior with Cherry Cabinetry and Teak Parquet flooring. Private Lower cabin with Head/Shower, Dinette (converts into a sleeper), mini galley. The Major re-fit was between 2002-05, with recent updates. Awlgrip paint job (top to bottom), new windows, new anchor windlass, new head (converted to freshwater flush in '15), new shower, new water heater, New Onan diesel generator, New Heat/AC (Replaced again '15), new Garmin electronics ('15), all new memory foam mattress, new Custom window blinds, new 8D batteries and charger (12/19).

Virtual Tour

Partial List of Refit Upgrades

"Miss Amy" is a one-of-a-kind, custom finished classic example of a Chesapeake Bay Deadrise style cruising boat. What makes her unique is her solid fiberglass hull and twin engines. This combination offer lower cost of ownership and easy handling when compared to her wooden, single screw siblings. Below is a partial list of the Re-fit highlights:

  • Hull painted with Awlgrip "Ice Blue"
  • Decks repainted with Awlgrip "Snow White"
  • New Snow White rubrail with Stainless Steel insert
  • All through hull fittings removed, replaced as necessary and rebedded
  • All fresh water plumbing replaced with Pex hoses and connections
  • New 35 gallon water tank
  • New Force 10 Marine 6 gallon water heater
  • New Jabsco Par Max fresh water pumps and accumulator tank
  • Completely rewired (Both AC and DC systems) with tinned copper wiring
  • New pilothouse and lower cabin windows 
  • New deck hatches
  • Jabsco quite flush toilet (recently converted to fresh water flush)
  • Macerator pump for overboard discharge of holding tank
  • Cutlass bearings updated
  • Heater Craft model 500-H cabin heater (Bus Heater style)
  • 2005 Onan 5kw diesel powered generator
  • Racor Primary fuel filters for Mains and Generator
  • Fuel Tank switching manifold
  • Sound Down engine box insulation
  • Main fuel tank (92 gallon) new in 2005
  • Engine mufflers new in 2005
  • St Croix Davit system (mounted to transom)
Engines and Generator

"Miss Amy" is a one-of-a-kind, custom finished classic example of a Chesapeake Bay Deadrise style cruising boat. What makes her unique is her solid fiberglass hull and twin engines. This combination offer lower cost of ownership and easy handling when compared to her wooden, single screw siblings. Below is a partial list of the Re-fit highlights:

  • Hull painted with Awlgrip "Ice Blue"
  • Decks repainted with Awlgrip "Snow White"
  • New Snow White rubrail with Stainless Steel insert
  • All through hull fittings removed, replaced as necessary and rebedded
  • All fresh water plumbing replaced with Pex hoses and connections
  • New 35 gallon water tank
  • New Force 10 Marine 6 gallon water heater
  • New Jabsco Par Max fresh water pumps and accumulator tank
  • Completely rewired (Both AC and DC systems) with tinned copper wiring
  • New pilothouse and lower cabin windows 
  • New deck hatches
  • Jabsco quite flush toilet (recently converted to fresh water flush)
  • Macerator pump for overboard discharge of holding tank
  • Cutlass bearings updated
  • Heater Craft model 500-H cabin heater (Bus Heater style)
  • 2005 Onan 5kw diesel powered generator
  • Racor Primary fuel filters for Mains and Generator
  • Fuel Tank switching manifold
  • Sound Down engine box insulation
  • Main fuel tank (92 gallon) new in 2005
  • Engine mufflers new in 2005
  • St Croix Davit system (mounted to transom)
Electronics and Navigation
  • Garmin 741XS (color Multi Function Display)
  • HD Radar antenna
  • Sounder/Fishfinder
  • GPS/Chart Plotter
  • Icom M502 VHF Radio
  • Azimuth Digital compass
  • Boss 822UA stereo AM/FM/CD/MP3
  • (4) KLH stereo speakers
  • (2) Sansui 20 inch color HDTV receivers (One in Pilothouse and one in Master Berth)
  • Toshiba DVD player, connecte to both HDTV's
  • Digital TV antenna
  • (2) cockpit spreader lights
  • Anchor Windlass with helm remote
Accommodations
"Miss Amy" is set up to easily sleep 4 adults. Two in the private forward Master Cabin plus two more on the Dinette, which converts into a sleeper that is 54" wide. The filler cushion for the Dinette/sleeper is conveniently stored in a large compartment beneath the raised dinette floor. The Forward master cabin has an overheat hatch for fresh air and natural light, there are custom cherry cabinets above the master berth, and a 20 inch HDTV mounted to the forward bulkhead.

The Fresh water flushing toilet is located down and to port, This is a Jabsco quite flush toilet, with custom countertop, Custom vanity and vessel style sink and a single lever Delta faucet. There are mirrors on two walls and a medicine cabinet and a larger storage cabinet.

The shower stall is across the hall from the head. With a custom acrylic "rain glass"shower door, and FRP walls, this shower is easy to wipe down and keep clean. A Delta single lever faucet (with wand),  plus a towel bar for hanging wet items.
Salon and Galley
The main salon has satin finished cherry paneling, with beautiful Teak Parquet flooring (also in a satin finish). To port is an L-shaped sofa that is covered in Flag Blue ultraleather upholstery. There is a hi-low table with a Corian Top and a polished stainless steel leg.

The L-shape Galley is across from the dinette and aft of the main helm station. Custom Cherry Cabinets and the same Blue Corian counters as the dinette table. Samsung stainless steel microwave oven, Stainless steel sink with Delta single lever faucet, under-counter Refrigerator Freezer (new in 2015).

There is a Sansui 20 inch HDTV Monitor mounted in the corner, easily viewable from the entire pilothouse/salon.
Electrical

Twin 8D Main engine batteries and Battery Charger are new (12/19) and are connected to Perko Switches. Shore power is supplied by a single 30 amp shore power cord. There is an onboard Galvanic Isolator and a Blue Seas Transfer Switch.

  • (2) 12 volt cockpit spreader lights
  • (6) 12 volt cabin reading lights
  • LED navigation lights
  • Anchor and Stern lights
  • 12 v receptacle at the stern
  • Independent Generator start battery