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1978 Cheoy Lee 40 Midshipman - 40'

Year 1978
Length 40ft.
Price USD $59,900
Type: Pre-owned
Location Georgetown, MD, United States
Hull Material Fiberglass/GRP
Engine type Single
Contact Information
Builder: Cheoy Leee Ship[yard
Designer: A.E.Luders
Beam: 13 ft 8 in
Draft Drive Up: Direct Drive
Displacement: 20000 lbs
Engine(s): Perkins
Engine Model: 4-236
Hours: 907
Engine(s) HP: 85 HP
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Fuel: 1 (150 Gallons)
Water: 1 (150 Gallons)
Holding Tank: 1
Keel Type: Fin

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Builder: Cheoy Leee Ship[yard
Designer: A.E.Luders
Keel: Fin
LOA: 39 ft 10 in
Beam: 13 ft 8 in
LWL: 32 ft 6 in
Minimum Draft: 4 ft 6 in
Displacement: 20000 lbs
Total Power: 85 HP
Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Perkins
Engine Model: 4-236
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 907
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 85 HP
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (150 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (150 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1
Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2
Autopilot - Benmar
Plotter - Stand. Horizon CPF 390I
VHF - Icom
Compass - Brass Binnacle
Furling mainsail - exterior of mast
Asymmetric spinnaker
Furling genoa
Steering wheel - Polished brass
Inside Equipment
Oven - electric 3 burner stove new
Deep freezer
Battery charger
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump
Hot water
Marine head - two
Electrical Equipment
Shore power inlet
Inverter - new 2012
Outside Equipment/Extras
Swimming ladder
Teak cockpit
Cockpit cushions
Cockpit table
Electric windlass
Genoa cover
Spray hood
Cockpit cover


She will sleep up to 6 persons in 2 staterooms and the main cabin. There are 2 head compartments; one with a shower.Her teak and holly sole has been refurbished, and the ceiling is lined with hickory throughout the boat.Cockpit, salon, bunks and tabletop cushions are all recently redone.New glass portholes and fixed portlights have been installed.The large navigation table/workbench has a special zebrawood pull out seat. Polished chrome dorade cowls sit atop rosewood bases and provide ventillation below.All exterior glass trimmed with stainless steel.


She features a teak round table that converts to a double berth. Her refrigeration unit is an Adler Barbour unit (new 2009). There is an electric range and oven, double stainless sink, and pressure hot/cold water throughout the boat.


Her electronics and navigation equipment includes aolished brass binnacle compass, Icom VHF, Standard Horizon CPF 390 I GPS/plotter, and Benmar autopilot. 


Her decks consist of Luan mahogany covered with fiberglass. NO TEAK DECKS.She has a custom stainless steel and teak bow platform, with a CQR 45 anchor with chain and line rode. She has a substantial teak rubrail port &starboard; stainless steel stern swim ladder,and her Lewmar electric windlass was new in 2011. Her brass wheel is striking, as are the polished bronze Lewmar 43 primary winches, binnacle and the deck cleats.All but the binnacle are clear powder coated to keep them looking great with noadditional polishing needed! She features a teak framed hard dodger, with tan canvas top,  bimini and custom cockpit cover. She also has a custom teak transom bench seat, and polished aluminum davits.

She has appropriate docklines and fenders, and navigation lights.

Electrical and Mechanical

She has been completely rewired and replumbed. New heads in both compartments.

Mechanical:  Her Perkins 4-236 engine is 85 HP with only 907 hours. She has hydraulic steering there are two large capacity bilge pumps, a sea strainer, and fuel shutoff .  There is a 30 gal. holding tank with deck pump out fitting.She has a newer prop shaft, and an 18" 3 blade (fixed) propeller.

Electrical: Shore power is supplied through 2 30 amp cords. She has 2 "D" batteries, a battery selector switch, a battery charger and a 1000 watt Xantrex inverter(new2012)

Sails & Rigging

Her spars are all white urethane finished aluminum.She has a furiling mainsail (behind back edge of mast) roller furling genoa and staysail.

She has  Tanbark  and a white sails.There is also an asymmetrical cruising spinnaker(Blooper).Sails consist of the furling main, staysail ,genoa, and mizzen.Three of the white sails are by Hood, and three are Tanbark.


Her safety equipment includes a ship's bell flare kit, life jackets and 3 throwable devices.

She had a new West epoxy bottom and bronze bottom paint in 2013 and repainted again spring  2014.

Seven jackstands are included.

A 10 ft. RIB inflatible with a 7.5 hp 2 stroke Mercury outboard is available at additional cost.

Broker's comments

This vessel has been constantly upgraded by her caring owner. She is a visual treat!

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.
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