United Kingdom | 2019

Fairline Squadron 53 for sale

General information

Fairline Squadron 53
Name of Boat
16,92 m / 55,51 ft
4,52 m / 14,83 ft
21,00 tonne
2 412 liters
Fresh water
550 liters
Max speed
34,00 kn


A unique opportunity to purchase this pre-owned 2019 Fairline Squadron 53 with only 40 hours use with a huge saving from the retail price!

Sold new and handed over by us in July 2020 this full specification Squadron 53 has re-entered the market as the first owner has just traded up to a larger Fairline.

This is the three cabin galley-up version of this popular model, finished in high gloss walnut, essential leather and warm Dove grey oak flooring. She has a full Med spec with large generator, air-con, passerrelle, mooring capstans and bimini top.

Powered by twin Volvo D11 725 Hp engines, with bow & stern thruster and a full Garnim electronic package this boat this boat is ready to go but with a huge saving from the retail price and the balance of the manufacturers warranties.

She is currently laying ashore at our Swanwick office with viewing highly recommended. A full video tour of this boat is available.

This Squadron 53 is a Bates Wharf Stock boat, therefore she will be sold through our Dealer Approved scheme, so the peace of mind of a new boat purchase with the pre-owned saving!

The team at Fairline Southampton look forward to hearing from you.



  • Anchor chain locker 
  • Anchor winch (electric) 
  • Anchor winch controls 
  • Bathing platform ladder 
  • Calibrated anchor chain (50m / 27.3 fathoms) 
  • Ensign & staff
  • Fender set 
  • Foredeck drinks holders 
  • Foredeck glazing 
  • Foredeck stowage lockers
  • Foredeck seating 
  • Fuel fillers 
  • Full set of IMCO navigation lights 
  • Handrail 
  • Hot & cold water transom shower 
  • Moulded non-slip deck surface 
  • Remote control searchlight
  • Riding light 
  • Self-stowing Delta® anchor (25kg) 
  • Stainless steel aft fairleads 
  • Stainless steel bow fairleads 
  • Stainless steel bow, cockpit, stern & twin spring cleats
  • Stainless steel gunwale with rubber inserts 
  • Stainless steel pulpit 
  • Teak laid bathing platform 
  • Twin horns 
  • Water filler 
  • Windscreen washers 
  • Windscreen wipers

Flybridge & Second Helm Position

  • 12V weatherproof socket
  • Access hatch
  • Adjustable/tilt steering wheel 
  • Bilge pump warning lights & audible alarms 
  • Bolstered helm seating 
  • Bow thruster controls
  • Drinks holders 
  • Echosounder & speedometer/distance log repeater(s) with sea water temperature read out 
  • Electronic single-lever throttle & gear controls for port & starboard engines 
  • Fire extinguisher 
  • Flybridge bar unit with refrigerator & sink 
  • Garmin GMI 20 digital multi-function instrument system with colour display  
  • Helm positioned to port for visibility through flybridge hatch 
  • Hi/Lo teak table 
  • High speed magnetic compass 
  • Instrument covers 
  • Moulded non-slip deck surface
  • Powered steering 
  • Radar mast 
  • Remote anchor winch controls 
  • Remote control searchlight with controls at both helm stations 
  • Repeat autopilot controls 
  • Repeat engine bay fire extinguisher controls 
  • Repeat flybridge engine instrumentation, controls & electronics 
  • Rudder position indicator 
  • Seat base covers 
  • Seating adjacent to helm 
  • Teak laid flybridge steps 
  • Trim tab controls 
  • Twin helm seats
  • Upholstered seating area with table, convertible to cushioned sunbathing area
  • VHF radio incorporating intercom 
  • Wind-deflecting screen with grab rail

Helm Position

  • 12V socket 
  • Adjustable/tilt steering wheel 
  • Bilge pump switches with integral operating warning lights & audible alarms 
  • Black mesh windscreen covers 
  • Bow thruster controls 
  • Companion seating opposite helm with table 
  • Controls for engine bay fire extinguisher system 
  • Drinks holders 
  • Electronic single-lever throttle & gear controls for port & starboard engines 
  • Fuel gauges 
  • Full engine instrumentation inc; tachometers, temperature gauges, audible alarms & engine hour meters 
  • Garmin GHP 20 autopilot system 
  • Garmin GMI 20 digital multi-function instrument system with colour display 
  • Garmin VHF 300i marine radio
  • High speed magnetic compass 
  • Opening window 
  • Overhead glazing 
  • Powered steering 
  • Red night-light illumination to helm 
  • Remote anchor winch controls
  • Rudder position indicator 
  • Searchlight controls 
  • Switches for navigation & riding lights, windscreen wipers & engine bay extractor fans 
  • Trim tab controls 
  • Twin helm seats

Electrical Systems

  • 230 - 240V 50Hz 
  • All 240V, 24V & 12V circuits (where applicable) protected by circuit breakers with main electrical load control panel 
  • Heavy duty circuit breakers
  • Isolating switches to all batteries 
  • Onan® 9.5kW generator

12 Volt

  • Voltage dropper from domestic batteries

24 Volt

  • Batteries - 2 x heavy duty batteries exclusively for port engine starting 
  • Batteries - 2 x heavy duty batteries exclusively for starboard engine starting 
  • Batteries - 4 x heavy duty batteries wired in parallel supplying domestic services & port engine starting 
  • Circuit breaker for anchor winch 
  • Emergency battery coupling system permits each engine to start from opposite battery bank 
  • Regulated battery charger

240 Volt

  • Polarity check & earth leakage protection system 
  • Power points throughout fed from shore power or generator 
  • Regulated 75amp charger for domestic batteries
  • Shore power supply 
  • Spare circuit breakers for optional equipment


  • 12V heavy duty weatherproof socket 
  • Access to lazarette 
  • Access to side deck 
  • Bathing platform lights 
  • Boat hook 
  • Deck level lighting 
  • Drinks holders
  • Engine bay access hatch with stainless steel gas struts 
  • Fender stowage 
  • 'J' shaped cockpit seating with adjustable backrest to make sunpad 
  • Life raft stowage 
  • Manual bilge pumps 
  • Mooring warps 
  • Mooring warp stowage 
  • Port side access 
  • Single level floor from cockpit to saloon 
  • Teak laid floor throughout self-draining cockpit 
  • Teak table with drinks holder 
  • Transom gate 
  • White vinyl cover

Hullform & Construction

  • Antifouling protection to hull 
  • Bow thruster 
  • Deep 'V' forward 12.5° deadrise aft
  • Design, layout & detailing by the Fairline Design Team 
  • Feature windows with opening portholes 
  • Full length moulded spray deflectors 
  • Hull/deck joint bolted & bonded 
  • Integrally moulded engine bearers 
  • Isophthalic gel coat backed by isophthalic resin-rich powder-bound glass mat 
  • Resin infused cored hull & liner with hand-laid deck & components 
  • Polyurethane foam cores throughout deck for strength & thermal insulation


  • 40" Samsung TV with Fusion AV750 DVD/Radio & wireless connectivity 
  • Coffee table converts to dining table 
  • FAIRLINE EDITION durable tumblers (set of 6)
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Sideboard with stowage 
  • Sliding patio door to cockpit 
  • Sofas to port & starboard with stowage


  • Avonite work surface 
  • Chopping board to sink infill 
  • Crockery stowage 
  • Extractor fan
  • FAIRLINE EDITION melamine dinner service (24-piece, 6 place settings) 
  • Fire extinguisher 
  • First aid kit 
  • Full height fridge/freezer 
  • Induction hob 
  • Integrated waste bin 
  • Microwave combi oven 
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Random oak floor 
  • Sink with hot & cold mixer tap 
  • Stowage cupboards & drawers


  • Access to electrical control panel 
  • Access to master cabin, guest cabins & day head
  • Handrail 
  • Lighting to stair risers 
  • Space for (optional) domestic appliance

Accommodation Master Cabin

  • Aluminium venetian blinds 
  • Double bed with storage drawers 
  • Feature windows with opening portholes 
  • Mirror 
  • Overhead feature lighting 
  • Reading lights 
  • Sofa
  • Vanity unit with stool 
  • Wardrobe

Master En-suite

  • Aluminium venetian blinds 
  • Avonite vanity unit locker & basin with hot & cold pressurised water 
  • Electric silent-flush freshwater toilet 
  • Extractor fan 
  • Full set of bathroom fittings 
  • Full size shower with seat & hinged door 
  • Large hull window with single opening port hole 
  • Mirror 
  • Mirrored lockers 
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Random oak floor 
  • Shower tray automatic pump-out system

Forward Guest Cabin

  • Aluminium venetian blinds 
  • Bedside table 
  • Double bed with storage drawers
  • Escape hatch to foredeck 
  • Feature windows with single opening porthole
  • Overhead glazing with blind 
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Reading lights 
  • Wardrobe with mirrored doors

Forward Cabin En-suite/Day Head

  • Aluminium venetian blinds 
  • Day access 
  • Electric silent-flush freshwater toilet
  • Extractor fan 
  • Full set of bathroom fittings 
  • Full standing height shower with hinged door 
  • Mirror 
  • Mirrored lockers 
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Random oak floor 
  • Shower tray automatic pump-out system 
  • Vanity unit locker & basin with hot & cold pressurised water

Port Guest Cabin

  • Aluminium venetian blinds 
  • Bedside table 
  • Feature windows with single opening porthole 
  • Full length berths x 2 
  • Mirror 
  • Overhead lighting 
  • Reading lights 
  • Wardrobe


  • Access through hatch in cockpit seating

Engines & Sterngear

  • Automatic bilge pumps for forward bilge, engine bay & rudder bay with manual 'on' override 
  • Automatic engine bay fire extinguisher system 
  • Dripless shaft seals
  • Electric engine bay fans 
  • Electro-hydraulic trim tabs with cathodic protection
  • Engine air intakes 
  • Engine bay lights 
  • Engine room soundproofing 
  • Exhaust overheat warning system 
  • High capacity emergency manual bilge pump system with dedicated valves 
  • Manganese bronze 'P' brackets 
  • Manganese bronze propellers contra-rotating 
  • Sea cocks on all inlets/outlets below waterline
  • Stainless steel alloy shafts

Fuel System

  • Changeover valve system enabling each engine to draw fuel from / return fuel to, either tank 
  • Emergency fuel shut-off valves accessible via cable-operated remote control 
  • High capacity water separators & fuel filters 
  • Individual fillers & vents to port & starboard 
  • Twin fuel tanks 
  • Freshwater System 
  • Automatic, pressurised supply 
  • Calorifier hot water system 
  • Water tank

Waste Water System

  • Holding tank (170 litres) with electric macerator pump-out

Factory Fitted Extras

Timber - walnut gloss

High capacity air conditioning with 17.5kW Onan generator

Anchoring upgrade pack: Lewmar semi-automatic anchor system to helm with chain counter, polished stainless 35kg Ultra anchor, 50m of 10mm stainless steel chain & stainless steel bow plate

Flybridge seat base covers

Full set of flybridge covers including aft seat, table helm seats, helm console, forward seat/sunpad

Folding teak cockpit table

Teak foredeck table

Aft deck Lewmar mooring capstans

32" TV to forward cabin, 22" TV to port cabin with HDMI sockets, Fusion radio & wireless connectivity

32" TV to with HDMI socket with Fusion radio & wireless connectivity to master cabin

40" TV with Fusion Apollo entertainment system & wireless connectivity to upper saloon with Fusion & speakers to cockpit

Inverter & breaker - enables AV equipment to run from battery power

Flybridge audio package with Fusion remote, Bluetooth connectivity & 2x Fusion Sound-panel speaker system

Flybridge bar unit including BBQ griddle & icemaker

Dishwasher drawer to galley

Washer/dryer to lobby

Safe with digital keypad

Garmin 800(i) Automatic Identification System

Garmin GMR 24 xHD radome 4kW radar (includes light mast upgrade)

Garmin GPSMap 7612 (12") touchscreen display to upper helm

Garmin GPSMap 7612 (12") touchscreen display to lower helm

Teak-laid flybridge flooring

Powered hydraulic hi/lo bathing platform - 500kg lifting capacity

Exterior mood lighting - blue

Interior mood lighting; 2 bedside table lamps to master cabin, 2 feature wall lights to forward cabin & dimmer switches throughout

Pop-up lighting, intergrated champagne bucket & avonite lid to flybridge table

Proportional electronic bow & stern thrusters

Freshwater deck wash - outlets at foredeck & transom

Cockpit canopy (with integrated windows & door) in Charcoal

Foredeck cushions in Movida Macadamia

Heirlooms bedding set inc. duvet & pillows in White cotton percale with white piping: 2x king size + 2x single

Internally sprung mattress: 2x kings size + 2x singles

Fairline Edition china dinner service (24 piece, 6 place settings)

Fairline Edition durable dinner service (set of 6)

Fairline Edition lead crystal tumblers (set of 6)

Fairline Edition durable tumblers (set of 6)

Robert Welch stainless steel cutlery set (42 piece, 6 place settings)


Layout Lower Deck

3 cabins - forward VIP cabin, port guest cabin, master aft cabin, galley to starboard

Layout Main Deck

Settee to starboard


Hull White

Antifoul Black

Trim/Waterline Silver/Graphite

External cushions Movida Macadamia

Dining Canopy  Charcoal

Joinery & Panelling Walnut Gloss

Carpet (Cabins Only) Regal Welsh Slate

Upper & Lower Saloon Flooring Random Oak Dove Grey

Venetian Blinds Gold Bullion

All cabins headboards Diamond stitch Taupe

Sofas in Wicker White Sands/Shelly Seely

Virtual Reality

See the boat in Virtual Reality here: https://www.bateswharf.co.uk/news/360-squadron-53/


  • Battery charger
  • Cockpit shower
  • Autopilot
  • Electric bilge pump
  • Shore power inlet
  • Stern thruster
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Bow thruster
  • Plotter
  • Washing machine
  • Dvd player
  • Cockpit speakers
  • Bimini top
  • Dishwasher
  • Navigation center
  • Oven
  • Compass
  • Log speedometer
  • Electric head
  • Vhf
  • Gps
  • Microwave oven
  • Hydraulic gangway
  • Deep freezer
  • Depthsounder
  • Radio
  • Heating
  • Liferaft
  • Cd player
  • Air conditioning
  • Tv set
  • Refrigerator
  • Generator
  • Swimming ladder
  • Radar
  • Teak cockpit
  • Cockpit cover
  • Hot water
  • Cockpit table

Contact Information

Please call 01489 576888 for more information

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.
Aug 4, 2021, 7:18:02 PM
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Fairline Squadron 53 for sale
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