Whiteaker Yacht Sales
1035 Riverside Drive
Palmetto, Florida, US, 34221
Tel:Office 941-776-0616 or Nancy's Cell: 713.859.4978
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1997 Navigator 53 Classic

location icon Saint Petersburg, Florida
Year 1997
Length 53 ft

Gorgeous Navigator 53 Pilothouse

with Low Engine Hours!

This upgraded Navigator Classic 53 is truly a unique vessel. Featuring the highly sought after two stateroom layout, which offers a much larger master cabin than the traditional three stateroom layout. The salon sole has been upgraded with Amtico Teak and Holly which brings a warm and rich feeling to the cabin. And, has an added bonus this Navigator 53 has a custom hardtop and shade enclosure making the Flybridge the perfect place to enjoy a day on the water. 

Since taking ownership, the current owners have upgraded the vessel quite nicely. If you're looking for a comfortable, sea-kindly motor yacht, you won't want to miss this one. She won't last long!!!!


And Much More....


Year Built 1997
Category Power
Length Overall 53 ft
Beam 15 ft
Max Draft 4'6 ft
Cabins 3
Cabin Headroom 6'6 ft
Double Berths 2
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID NVY53C38G697
Deadrise Angle 15 °
Drive Type Direct
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 860 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 605 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 170 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 70 gal
Dry Weight 42,500 lb
Windlass Electric

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: TAMD72A
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 430hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Aluminum
Year: 1997
Engine Hours: 589
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: TAMD72A
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 430hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Aluminum
Year: 1997
Engine Hours: 590
Engine Location: Starboard

The interior of this gorgeous yacht is through the aft cockpit sliding glass doors. Upon entering the spacious, well lit Salon, you are greeted with a panoramic view through wrap around salon windows.The salon and galley areas have been upgraded with the installation of custom teak and holy Amtico wood flooring. The leather sleeper sofa, leather chair, stainless bar stools are all brand new. This area truly does offer the owner a rich, cozy environment for living aboard or entertaining.

The Galley is forward of the salon and separated by a serving counter with two barstools. All the appliances are new including an upright refrigerator/freezer, convection oven/microwave and electric stove top. The engine room accessed is located in the galley as well. 

The Pilothouse is two steps up from the salon area. With large wrap around windows the views are spectacular. Rather your enjoying a meal at the large dinette table or enjoying the view while underway this area offers an open feel. A sliding glass door to starboard gives access to the bow of the yacht.

The well laid out Flybridge is accessed from the pilothouse. This area is surrounded with U-shaped bench style seating and a full shade enclosure. Aft of the flybridge is a nice area for storing the tender.

The Staterooms are accessed from the pilothouse and down a flight of stairs. The two stateroom layout is the most popular Navigator model. Because of the two stateroom layout, the Master Stateroom has a much larger feeling and openness to it. With a walk around queen berth, two large hanging closets, numerous storage drawers and a built in washer/dryer this area will rival your bedroom at home. The master ensuite head is very roomy and offers a full stand up shower.

Forward is the Guest Stateroom with a queen berth, a huge hanging locker and storage drawers beneath the berth. 

The aft cockpit with it's 100 square foot of space is an excellent area for entertaining, enjoying a beautiful sunset, outdoor dining or anything else you might enjoy aboard a yacht. With LED ceiling lights, a full shade enclosure, the aft deck offers the owners another area to enjoy the water.   


  • Vitrifrigo Refrigerator/Freezer NEW 2019
  • Samsung Convention Oven/Microwave NEW 2019
  • Force 10 Three Burner Electric Stove NEW 2019
  • Double Deep Sinks
  • Moen Faucet NEW 2019
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Solid Surface Counter Tops
  • (2) Bar Stools NEW 2019
  • Stainless Garbage Can NEW 2019
  • Tons of Storage
Mechanical and Plumbing
  • Wesmar Bow Thruster
  • Bennett Hydraulic Trim Tabs
  • Glendenning Synchronizer
  • Stainless Steel 2" Prop Shafts w/Dripless Seals
  • (3) Aluminium Fuel Tanks (605 Gallons)
  • Port Fuel Tank NEW 2016
  • Racor Fuel Filters
  • (1) 16,000 BTU Forward Air Conditioners
  • (1) 16,000 BTU Pilothouse Air Conditioner NEW 2020
  • (1) 16,000 BTU Salon Air Conditioner NEW 2020
  • (2) Rule 1500gph Bilge Pumps
  • Raritan 20 Gallon Water Heater
  • Shurflow Aqua King II Purified Freshwater Filters
  • (2) Copper Sinks & Moen Faucets in both Heads NEW 2020
  • (2) Vacu Flush Toilets NEW 2020
  • Sanitation Hoses NEW 2020
  • GE Washer Dryer NEW 2019
  • 12 Volt D/C & 110 Volt A/C electrical System
  • Kohler 13.5KW Generator w/588 Hours
  • (2) 8D AGM Bow Thruster Batteries
  • (2) 8D AGM  Batteries
  • (1) Group 31 AGM Battery
  • ProNautic 24-30 Battery Charger for 24 Volt  Bow Thruster
  • Xantrex True Charge Battery Charger for 12 Volt System
  • Glendenning Cable Cablemaster
  • Marinco 50 Amp Shore Power Cord
  • Led Exterior Lighting
  • Guest Spotlight
  • Garmin 4210 GPS Chartplotter
  • Garmin 741xs Chartplotter NEW 2020
  • Garmin Phantom Radar NEW 2020
  • Garmin Reactor 40 Autopilot NEW 2020
  • (4) Garmin GMI20 Multifunction Displays NEW 2020
  • Maretron Wind Indicator
  • Standard Horizon VHF Radio Lower Helm
  • Garmin VHF Radio Upper Helm
  • Standard Horizon HX300 Handheld VHF
  • (2) Plastimo Offshore Compasses
  • KVH Tracvision
  • Samsung Salon TV NEW 2019
  • Vizio Forward Stateroom TV 
  • Fusion Marine Radio Upper Helm NEW 2019
  • Fusion Sub Woofer Upper Helm NEW 2019
  • (2) Fusion Upper Helm Speakers New 2019
  • (2) Bose Speakers Upper Helm

Entire Boat Compounded and Waxed March 2021


  • Fiberglass Hardtop Upgrade
  • Fiberglass Radar Arch
  • Surround U-Shaped Cockpit Seating
  • Full Phifertex Shade Enclosure NEW 2019
  • Dinghy Cradle
  • Broward System Dinghy Davits w/Motor Hoist
  • LED Lighting
  • Numerous Storage Compartments


  • Full Phifertex Shade Enclosure NEW 2019
  • (4) Deck Chairs
  • Hardtop/Canvas
  • Double Sliding Glass/Screen Salon Doors
  • LED Over Head Lighting NEW 2020
  • Over Head Fishing Rod Holders
  • (3) SS Fishing Rod Holders
  • Engine Room Hatch
  • Fiberglass Swim Platform
  • Transom Door
  • Freshwater Shower
  • Shore Water Connection


  • SS Bow Rails and Hand Holds
  •  Pilothouse Sliding Glass/Screen Door to Bow
  • (4) SS Fender Holders
  • Deck Hatch
  • Bruce 30Kg w/All Chain Rode
  • Electric Windlass w/Foredeck & Remote Controls
  • Anchor Washdown

Owner's personal items not listed here are not a part of the sale. Details of this vessel are offered in good faith but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. While efforts are made to keep this listing up to date, information provided at the time of listing is subject to change if the vessel is on the market for an extended time.  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

Available for Co-Brokerage to FL LICENSED BROKERS ONLY.

Showings by Appointment Only!

Call Nancy Ballard at 713-859-4978 or email: nancy@whiteakeryachtsales.com