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2005 Cranchi Atlantique 48 - 48'

Year 2005
Length 48ft.
Price USD $265,000
Type: Pre-owned
Location Ft. Lauderdale,
Hull Material Fiberglass/GRP
Engine type Twin
Fuel Diesel
Contact Information
Builder: Cranchi
Designer: Cranchi
Beam: 14 ft 2 in
Max Draft: 4 ft 1 in
Dry Weight: 34000 lbs
Engine(s): Volvo
Engine Model: Penta 480
Year: 2005
Fuel: Diesel
Hours: 798
Engine(s) HP: 960 HP
Cruising Speed: 21 knots
Fuel: (402 Gallons)
Water: (148 Gallons)
Holding Tank: (60 Gallons)
Hull Shape: Deep Vee

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Builder: Cranchi
Designer: Cranchi
Flag of Registry: United States
Hull Shape: Deep Vee
LOA: 48 ft 0 in
Beam: 14 ft 2 in
Minimum Draft: 4 ft 1 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 1 in
Dry Weight: 34000 lbs
Total Power: 960 HP
Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Volvo
Year Built: 2005
Engine Model: Penta 480
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 798
Engine Power: 480 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Volvo
Year Built: 2005
Engine Model: Penta 480
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 798
Engine Power: 480 HP
Cruising Speed: 21 knots
Maximum Speed: 26 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: (148 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (402 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (60 Gallons)
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2


Boarding SUNSET DRIFTER is from the port or starboard gunwale on a fixed dock or from the extra wide swim platform on a floating dock.

The same level cockpit offers both loose and built-in seating.  A cocktail table, flybridge overhang for sun protection, gentle steps to the Flybridge and a double opening door into the Salon.

The Salon has a wood planked sole with a curved settee and table to port and an entertainment center and loveseat to starboard.  Next forward is a bar with drink fridge.  One half step up and forward is the Galley area to port and to starboard the Lower Helm with excellent visibility.

Forward and down three steps are two twin bunks to starboard with the dual access Guest Head next forward.

To port is a double berth Cabin that shares the Guest Head.

Forward is the Master Cabin with a queen size centerline berth and a private head with a stall shower.

The Flybridge reached from the Aft Deck is fully covered with a Bimini top.  It features a starboard side helm, ample portside seating and a forward enclosure.


The Salon of SUNSET DRIFTER is entered via twin sliding glass doors. 

Immediately to starboard are three cabinet doors and a drawer.  The center two doors house the yacht’s stereo gear and include a Denon AM/FM/AV receiver, a Denon DVD player a KVH TracVision receiver and various remotes. Above is a Clarion AM/FM/CD receiver for the exterior areas of the boat. 

Next forward is a two person loveseat that are actually upholstered stools to use at the table, with a pop up 32’ LED TV behind.
To port is a large C shaped leather settee with a fixed height round table that coverts to oval size for dining.

Next forward to starboard is a two door locker with liquor storage and a U Line refrigerator/icemaker within.  The countertop above is protected with a removable liner.  To both port and starboard are cabin side windows protected with Roman shades.  A full set of matching drapes covers the large glass aft door.

Also in the Salon is a wood planked sole, a surround sound speaker system, digital A/C control and five halogen mini spots above.


The open to the Salon Galley, is one step up and to port.  It is C shaped and includes the following features:

Wood planked sole
Blue Corian countertops
3 Burner glass top cook top
(2) Undermount stainless steel sinks with Corian covers
Removable spray faucet
Stainless steel backsplash
Isotherm stainless steel refrigerator with small freezer section behind a cherry door
Sharp carousel microwave behind a cherry door
(3) Cherry cabinet doors
(1) Cherry drawer
Opening side window
Hinged top storage cabinet forward
(2) Overhead halogen mini spot lights

Lower Helm

Adjacent to the Galley but one step up to starboard is the fully equipped Lower Station. Equipment includes:
Tilt wood helm wheel
Volvo single lever electronic controls
Volvo “Take Control” panel
Raymarine handheld VHF w/ remote speaker
12 Volt accessory outlet
Raymarine E0120 plotter/radar/depth
Raymarine ST6001 smart pilot
Raymarine ST 290 remote panel
Raymarine ST 290 LCD screen at gauge panel
Volvo analog gauges, tach, hour meter, temp. oil pressure, volume
Volvo alarm panel
QL Bow thruster control
Ritchie 4” magnetic compass
Chart flat locker
Opening side window
Overhead light
Ships electrical panel
Windlass control
Wiper control
(3) Bilge pump control
VDO rudder angle indicator
Trim tab controls
Wood planked sole

Main Accommodation Companionway

Down two wood steps are the Lower Cabins.  To starboard is a Twin Cabin with adjoining head. To port is a Double Berth Cabin and all the way forward is the Master.

Starboard Side Guest Cabin

Entered from the forward end, there are two berths separated by a cherry nightstand with a drawer and cabinet door.  Each berth has a reading light.  At the foot of the starboard berth is a Sharp 14” LCD TV and a cedar lined hanging locker with two drawers, four shelves, and a KVH Direct TV receiver.

Between the berths in a cherry surround is a 24V Clarion AM/FM/CD player.

Also in this cabin are two speakers, digital A/C control, two overhead mini spots and an opening porthole behind drapes.

Forward is access to the Guest Head.

Guest Head

Two access doors, one from the Starboard Cabin and one from the Centerline Companionway allow this Head to serve both cabins and as a day head.

The curved vanity has one storage cabinet below a Corian countertop with an undermount stainless steel sink.  Four mirrored medicine cabinet doors are above the sink. Above the sink is a frosted opening porthole. The toilet is a Vacuflush model.

The shower has a curved Plexiglas sliding door, a handheld and wall mounted shower fixture, a light, an exhaust fan and a teak grate sole.

Also in the Head is a teak sole, an A/C vent, full size dressing mirror and two additional halogen lights.

Portside Guest Cabin

The Portside Guest Cabin has a double berth with an upholstered headboard and a beveled edge mirror behind.  Inboard a cherry cabinet that serves as a nightstand with a Clarion AM/FM/CD player.

Outboard is an additional cherry cabinet with a Sharp Aquos 14” LCD TV above.

Next forward is a cherry door, cedar lined hanging locker with two shelves and a KVH SAT TV receiver.

Also in this cabin is a porthole with drapes, two stereo speakers, a reading light, a carpeted sole, dressing mirror and two additional halogen mini spots.

Master Cabin

All the way forward is the Master Cabin with queen size centerline berth.  At the foot of the berth are two large storage drawers.

At the head of the berth is a padded headboard, an oval mirror, two reading lights and accent lights.  Over the berth is a round deck hatch with a sliding sunscreen shade.

Above the padded hull liner are two stainless steel dead lights with sheer curtains and full drapes. Shelves port and starboard terminate aft into a hanging locker, two cabinets and a drawer to port.  And a hanging locker and three cabinets to starboard.  Aft is a 20“ Sharp Aquos LED TV above the bed is an attractive ceiling panel with five halogen mini spots.  Aft to port is access to the private Head.

Also in the cabin are digital A/C controls, a Clarion AM/FM/CD Stereo, two stereo speakers and an access hatch in the sole to the bow thruster.

Master Head

Entered via a curved cherry door is the private Master Head.

The curved vanity has one storage cabinet below a Corian countertop with an undermount stainless steel sink.  Four mirrored medicine cabinet doors are above the sink. Above the sink is a frosted opening porthole. The toilet is a Vacuflush model.

The shower has a curved plexiglass sliding door, a handheld and wall mounted shower fixture, a light, an exhaust fax and a teak grate sole.

Also in the Head is a teak sole, an A/C vent, full size dressing room and two additional halogen lights.


Fiberglass nonskid decks
Integral bow pulpit
Cast anchor chute w/roller
Lofrans electric windlass with all chain rode & wireless remote
Bruce 44 lb. plow anchor
Freshwater washdown in anchor locker
Hinged hatch to anchor locker
Unique walkthrough bow rail
Welded stainless steel bow rails with integral dual fender holders port & starboard
Life line at bow rail aft of fender holders
Bow sun pad with cover and new cushions
Round deck hatch into Master
(2) Windshield wipers/washers
Blue Textulene windshield covers for front & side windows
Remote spotlight
International Navigation lights
Stainless handrails at house sides

Aft Deck/Cockpit

Faux teak over fiberglass sole  (Replaced March 2019)
Built in L shape seating with Lazarette storage below & new cushions
Six step stainless & teak ladder to Flybridge
Center opening stainless steel door to Salon
Deck hatch to Engine Room
Hinged transom door
Hand bilge pump control
Port & starboard side pilaster lockers
(4) Overhead stainless steel trimmed lights
Teak overhead grab rails
Cocktail table mounts under engine hatch
(2) Step removable boarding ladder
Port & starboard molded steps to side decks
Dock line locker starboard of bench seating
Transom locker to port
Twin mounts for stainless steel Magma gas grill
(2) Stereo speakers
Full three side zippered blue Sunbrella storage cover
Low level courtesy lights
Deck drains
Storage under port side gunwale
Stainless steel porthole into Lazarette
4 ½â€ Molded swim platform with teak decking & removable blue Sunbrella cover
Stainless steel folding swim ladder
Cantilevered tender chords
Electric locker with 50 amp Cablemaster, shower & telephone TV hookup at starboard side swim platform
Sink & storage cuddy under starboard side gunwale


Fiberglass nonskid sole
Aft L shaped seating with newer cushions, storage below & cover
Mounted pedestal cocktail that folds to half size
Fiberglass radar arch
Tracvision M-3 SAT TV Dome on Edson pedestal
Raymarine Radome antenna on Edson pedestal
(2) GPS sensors on wings of Edson pedestal
Stern flag & socket
Raymarine facing CCTV camera
Hatch & safety railing at Flybridge/Aft Deck stairs
Full blue Sunbrella Bimini top (foldable with covers)
Portside bar unit with Kool box, stainless steel sink & storage
Portside two person seat forward with newer cushions & cover
Molded Helm seat two storage cabinets, drink holder, new cushions & cover- adjustable fore & aft
(4) Infinity Stereo speakers
Plexiglass venturi windscreen
Polycarbonate forward side enclosure
Deck drains
Port & starboard stainless steel hand rails


Located to starboard all the way forward. The Helm includes the following equipment:

Tilt wood wheel
Helm cover
Volvo electronics single lever controls
Volvo key switches
Volvo “Take Control” panel
QL Bow Thruster controls
Bennett trim tab control
Raymarine E-120 GPS, radar & depth
Raymarine ST-6001 Smart Pilot
Raymarine ST-290 data display
Raymarine hand set type VHF
Windless control with chain counter
Searchlights controls & Flybridge/cabin selector switch
Full VDO/Volvo analog gauges, tach hour meter, oil pressure, temp, voltage
Volvo alarm panel
VDO rudder angle indicator
Ritchie 4” magnetic compass
Mount for iPad to use in navigation
Rearview mirror for ICW motoring

Engine Room

(2) Volvo TAMD 75 P-A, 480 HP, 2600 RPM
Entered via a hatch in the Cockpit sole
“Starboard” step over generator gives easy access
24 Volt Engine Room lights
Freshwater washdown
(2) Racor 900 fuel filters
Spin-on Racor for generator
(2) Engine block heaters
Coolant recovery bottle for generator
Twin disc MG5075 1.77 to 1 transmission ratio
Single full beam fuel tank
Hatch & 3 step ladder for Salon hatch above
Stainless steel stringer beds
(2) Marine Air 220 volt chillers 24,000 BTU each
Small in line stainless steel engine mufflers
11 Gallon water heater
(2) Hand oil pumps
(2) Fire control bottles
Village Marine “The Squirt” Reverse Osmosis watermaker 300 GPD
(2) 24 Volt Jabsco freshwater pump


SeaStar steering ram
(2) Underwater lights
(1) Underwater camera
Huge amount of storage
DC lighting
Autopilot pump
Rudder feedback unit for AP & VDO indicators    
Trim tab actuator
Opening stainless steel porthole
Some sisterships have a small single crew cabin here


US 60 Hz electrical system
12/24 Volt DC system
110/220 Volt AC system
14 kW Fischer Panda generator in sound enclosure 900 hours
Digital AC volt & amp meters at main panel
Digital DC volt & amp meters at main panel
Fischer Panda generator panel & main panel
(9) Breaker protected AC circuit at main panel
(26) Breaker protected DC circuit at main panel
(2) Key operated battery switch at main panel
Shore/generator selector switch at main panel
(2) 8D house batteries
(2) 4D engine start batteries
(1) Group 27 generator battery
24 Volt 40 amp Victron Centaur battery charger
Electrical bonding system

2018 Yard Visit Details

In October of 2018 SUNSET DRIFTER visited a local yard where: 

The bottom was painted with Micron CSC black
Zincs were replaced 
Hull sides were waxed
Prop speed applied to shafts and props
New trim planes installed
Port and starboard cutlass bearings replaced

Head Room

Salon 6' 5"
Galley 6' 6"
Companionway between Galley & Lower Station 6' 10"
Master 6' 4"


SUNSET DRIFTER is an excellent example of a Euro Cruiser Sedan. Setting her apart from her sisterships, she was built as a 60 Hz US model without a passerelle.

She offers three staterooms, an on deck Galley and a huge Flybridge.

Economical Volvo power can be found in an immaculate Engine Room.

Seriously for sale as owner desires to move up!


Roll up tender and outboard
Sea Ray table on Aft Deck
(2) Aft Deck chairs
Flybridge portable cooler
Dive gear
Personal effects

While every effort was made to list all pertinent included equipment aboard SUNSET DRIFTER, there are some personal belongings aboard.  Prospective purchasers should assume any item not specifically mentioned herein will not convey at closing.


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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