SHENANDOAH OF SARK
SHENANDOAH OF SARK
902 (refitted 2018), Townsend Downey
Classic superyacht Shenandoah was born in one of the 20th Century’s most glamorous eras. She has welcomed on board the world’s most powerful families, international royalty and her fair share of smugglers and gamblers. She has raced across oceans and circumnavigated the globe many times.
She has, in a word, lived. And she has been loved. Not just for her renowned elegance but for her supreme handling on the water. That is why Shenandoah is one of the finest yachts sailing today.
Built in 1902 at the Townsend & Downey Shipyard near Staten Island, New York – the work of celebrated maritime designer Theodore Ferris, she became one of Ferris’s crowning achievements and the only one of his designs still sailing today.
The 180 ft three-masted gaff rigged schooner is indeed a tribute to the ‘Golden Age of Yachting’, when grace and elegance were as important as how she sailed. Ferris was inspired by a similar yacht being built in the docks at the time, Meteor III, a phenomenally fast ship belonging to the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, Kaiser Wilhelm II. Born together, they became virtual sister ships.
The highly respected McMullen & Wing won the contract to bring Shenandoah back to vibrant life. Many thousands of hours later the yard’s craftsmanship and the owner’s commitment were rewarded as Shenandoah returned to the water, her hull and acres of varnished teak gleaming, her name emblazoned across the transom highlighted in gold.
- At 120 years old SHENANDOAH remains one of the finest classic sailing yachts in existence
- Traditional with modern comforts and touches
- Steinway mini grand piano
- Flexible accommodation configuration
- Gimbled dining salon table allowing comfortable dining even when underway
• 2 x Laser Dinghies
• 1 x Ribeye A600 Customised Superyacht Guest Tender with Yamaha F115
• 1 x Zodiac Crew tender with 20 hp Yamaha
• 6 x sets of dive equipment
• Bauer Dive Compressor
• 4 x Bicycles
• 2 Stand up Paddle boards
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