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48' CHB Sundeck Motoryacht



The CHB 48 Aft Cabin Motor Yacht, is modeled after the popular Hatteras Motor Yacht. She is thoughtfully designed with a spacious interior, 3 stateroom/3 head layout, an abundance of storage and spacious aft deck. Handcrafted teak cabinetry, hand carved teak doors and teak parquet floors throughout give it a luxurious feel.  

This vessel will cruise very efficiently at 8 to 9 knots while giving you a spacious interior. The  optional lower helm allows for cruising in all types of weather.


  • Make: CHB
  • Model: Sundeck Motoryacht
  • Year: 1988
  • Length: 48ft
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
  • Located In: Emeryville, CA
  • Category: Power
  • Class: Aft Cabin
  • LOA: 48 feet
  • Beam: 15.33 feet
  • Max Draft: 3.83 feet
  • Displacement: 32000 pounds
  • Total Engines: 2
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: Caterpillar
  • EngineModel: 3208T
  • EngineYear: 1988
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • EngineHours: 1133
  • Engine 2
  • EngineMake: Caterpillar
  • EngineModel: 3208T
  • EngineYear: 1988
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • EngineHours: 978
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 125 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 2
  • Water Tank Capacity: 100 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 2
  • Single Berths: 3
  • Double Berths: 1
  • Cabins: 3
  • Heads: 3

Additional Descriptions


The main salon is forward of the aft deck and down 4 steps. Multiple opening windows, as well as a large windshield, let in substantial light and make the room bright. The lower helm is located to starboard to give the captain an alternate place to navigate. The salon features a full size couch for relaxing and 2 additional chairs with ample storage.


The galley is located forward of the salon and down three steps. To starboard, there is a large dinette with book shelves and drawer storage. The dinette converts into a berth for added sleeping options. Two opening ports are located above the dinette for even more light and ventilation. To port, there are multiple cabinets and drawers for storage, as well as a dedicated waste bin. A large, double sink and faucet round out the galley. Aft of the galley is access to the engine room under the stairs that lift up. Galley amenities include:

  • 3 - burner propane stove and oven with 2 NEW propane tanks
  • Norcold 115vAC/12vDC reefer/freezer 
  • Sharp microwave oven
  • Teak cabinetry including large pantry
  • U-Line reefer and sink on aft deck

The forward guest stateroom features an over/under bunk providing flexibility over a double berth. There is ample storage in multiple drawers and lockers. There are opening ports and a hatch for light and ventilation while underway or at anchor.

The guest head is forward of the galley to port and is large and spacious. There is the capability for this head to have a shower. For natural light and ventilation there is an opening port in the head.


The mid-ship stateroom/office is located aft of the salon, down three steps. The stateroom sleeps one and has a desk. There is a hanging locker and multiple drawers for storage. An opening port provides light and ventilation.

The mid-ship head is directly across the companionway from the stateroom. This head features a large open layout with an opening port.

There is a stackable Frigidaire washer/dryer (may be inop) unit to the starboard just forward of the stateroom door. 


The master stateroom is located aft of the mid-ship stateroom. This full beam stateroom is a very large and open room. It features a center island queen bed. There is a built in make-up table/vanity with swing out seat on starboard side. There are 3 hanging lockers and two dressers that provide ample storage. There are 4 opening ports and a large aft hatch that create a bright and airy feel. There is also an ensuite head with a large separate stall shower.


The huge aft deck is entered through either port or starboard large carved wood weather tight doors. You can also go through a door and down a few steps from the aft deck to enter the salon. The spacious deck has a built-in wet bar with a sink and refrigerator, as well as locker storage. It is large enough to accommodate real household furniture making for a wonderful entertaining area that is comfortable, but open and spacious at the same time. There are two large and comfy overstuffed chairs for relaxing and a large, round table for dining.

Brand new canvas and screens make it livable all months of the year.

There is a fresh water hot/cold shower on the swim platform that is accessed through a gate and down a ladder from the aft deck.


The flybridge is forward and up 4 steps from the aft deck. It is accessed through a weather tight hatch and door. The Sunbrella full enclosure is brand new and commands a 360 degree view, enabling easy docking and handling of the boat.

For guests, there are multiple bench seats with cushions and storage under providing a nice entertaining spot while underway or at rest. There is an electric davit aft and above the flybridge.

  • Molded fiberglass construction
  • Solid fiberglass hull with hard chines and full length keel
  • Molded nonskid fiberglass decks
  • Stainless steel safety rails
  • Fiberglass radar arch
  • Stainless steel fender racks on bow rails
  • Fiberglass swimstep 
  • Covered aft deck w/fiberglass hard top and NEW Sunbrella and eisinglass/screen enclosure
  • 2 overstuffed lounging chairs
  • Wide side decks with wood carved wing doors to aft deck
  • NEW Flybridge full enclosure 
  • Bow pulpit with anchor roller
  • Maxwell 12v DC anchor windlass
  • CQR Plow Anchor with 200' chain and spare new rope rode
  • Dinghy davit on aft deck hard top
  • Bronze through-hulls w/ball valves and seacocks
  • 16x stainless steel portlights on hull sides and transom
  • Swim ladder
  • Flybridge helm with controls, gauges and alarms
  • Furuno FRS-1000 radar at upper and lower helms
  • Simrad ST 6002 auto pilot at lower helm
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio with ram mike at lower helm
  • Speaker control system with speakers in salon and aft deck (plug in phone)
  • Northern Lights 12.5kW generator in sound shield with 1024 hours
  • AC/DC circuit breaker panel
  • DC sub-panel at flybridge
  • 2X 30 amp shore power service
  • 1x Group 24 12v battery
  • 4x 8D wet cell 12v batteries
  • Battery shut off switches
  • Professional Mariner automatic battery charger
  • 12v lighting throughout
  • 2x 375 hp Caterpillar 3208T with approx 1133 hours port and 978 hours stbd
  • Northern Lights gen with 1024 hours
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Fuel tank sight gauges
  • Cruise Air Heating and Air Conditioning (inop)
  • Trim Tabs (inop)
  • Hydraulic steering
  • 2x Rule 1500 automatic bilge pumps
  • Automatic Halon 1301 engine room fire protection system
  • 20 gal water heater
  • Graco water system pressure tank
  • 3 electric heads (2 NEW) with holding tank and macerator pump
  • 2 shell lamps 
  • Misc bedding
  • Misc kitchenware
  • Big screen TV (stowed in forward cabin)
  • Guest cabin desk stool

Additional Features


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. Buyer should assume that 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, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Broker Details

Wayne Goldman

Wayne is what we call a lifetime boater. His love for the water started at a young age. He can remember sitting on his dad's lap as a baby, cruising on his parents 21' Chris Craft. Fast forward to present day, Wayne currently lives on his 49' Grand Banks docked at the Rubicon Yachts brokerage docks at Emery Cove Yacht Harbor. Wayne has traveled and sailed all over the world and has extensive experience with sailboats and powerboats, both large and small. He has owned more boats than he can count and having gone through this process so many times himself, he is the perfect person to help you find the yacht that fits your criteria and lifestyle.

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