1966 Huckins Linwood 58 in Jacksonville FL
Latitude Yacht Brokerage is proud to list this Beautifully maintained Linwood 58. Elusive has been in the same ownership for over 35 years and has been stored under cover at the Huckins yard where she has been maintained with an open checkbook and regularly updated but still keeping with her beautiful charm and original features. You will not find a Huckins on the market today that has benefitted from 2 refits but still holds all the charm from the day she was launched
Elusive can sleep 8 guests in 3 staterooms plus a convertible settee for two in the salon. The master stateroom is aft with twin berths and an ensuite head with stall shower. Forward to port is the 2nd cabin with 2 bunk beds. Opposite to starboard is a guest head which also serves as a day head. Up a few steps is the main salon. Moving forward and down 2 steps steps from the salon is the galley and dinette followed by the forward guest stateroom with upper and lower bunks.
The helm station is on the centerline with a two person bench seat. to port and a single helm seat for the Captain. Aft of the companion seat is a wet bar with built in U-Line Icemaker .There is an L-shaped settee located aft and to starboard with a large coffee table. The entire bridge deck is air conditioned. Access to the cockpit is through a door on the port side aft.
Please review the full listing and call the listing broker to get the full history on this beautiful classic Huckins
BASIC BOAT INFO
Boat Name: Elusive
Model: Linwood 58
Length Overall: 58' 0"
Beam: 13' 2"
ENGINES / SPEED
Engine #1 Specs:
Make: Detroit Diesel
Engine #2 Specs:
Make: Detroit Diesel
Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 685|gallon
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 250|gallon
Holding Tank Capacity: 30|gallon
Boat Class: Antique and Classics, Downeast
Phone: 773 870 6444
Twin berths with 3 drawers beneath each berth
(2) built-in 6 drawer night stand/dressers
Vanity and mirror
(2) Hanging locker
(2) Reading lights
Center line aft door to aft deck and cockpit
En suite head w/stall shower
2 bunk beds
(2) reading lights
Guest Stateroom Forward
Heads and shower
The galley is forward and down three steps from the salon on the port side. On the starboard side is a dinette which seats four comfortably.
Elusive is powered with a pair of 8V71N motors with the Huckins V Drives giving her a cruising speed of approx. 17 knots .
3 Blade propellors
Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning in all cabins and helm area
Air compressed Horn
Electric bilge pumps
Electric sump pumps
Fresh water pump
The hull is double planked diagonal Philippine mahogany bonded with Resorcinol resin and then sheathed with 20 oz. fiberglass cloth set in epoxy. This composite wood construction is similar to cold molded wood construction of today. The frames are sawn white oak and the keel and keelson are laminated white oak. The decks and cabin tops are sheathed with 10 oz. fiberglass cloth set in epoxy.Notable Extras
Elusive has been maintained by Huckins Yacht Corporation and kept at their facility under cover and has been getting routine maintaince every year. In April of 2023 all the batteries were replaced along with a new 32v smart charging system.
Cell 773 870 6444