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Symbol 50 Pilothouse

2008 • 52' (15.85 m) • Power

$574,900 USD

Are you in the market for a high quality, cruising/live-aboard pilothouse that has been well maintained and set up for cruising? Look no further!
She was a northern boat on Lake Champlain until 2015 and it shows. Roomy three staterooms, two heads with custom stain finished teak wood with beautiful joinery. Symbol is known for numerous upgrades and maintained with an open checkbook.
A few of the many features:
Naiad Stabilizers (Full service Jan 2017)
Side Power 24 volt Bow Thruster
All A/C units replaced in past 5 years
4000 watts Xantrex Inverter - 18 AGM batteriesAll Batteries replaced in 2020
KVH Satellite TV - Glomex Cell/VHF Receiver Router
Twin Caterpillar Acert C9 - 557 hp with 2320 hrs
Galley Maid Water Maker (1/18)
Spare props with installation kits
Marquipt 1000 lb Davit - installed 1/17
2015 SR-12LX Flexboat 12 ft dinghy w/30hp Honda outboard
Custom anchor snubber and towing harness for dinghy
All window frames removed and re-bedded 8/18
New shaft seals 1/17Bottom Job in 2020
New stainless-steel Spade 99 lb anchor
Full engine service - All Cat Recommended ServiceReplaced Drive Discs and Exhaust Tubes 2020
This Symbol is in turn key condition and ready for her next cruise. Call today to set up your personal showing. She will not last long!


Vessel Information

Builder: Symbol
Model: 50 Pilothouse
Model Year: 2008
Category: Power
Sub Category: Pilothouse, Motor Yachts
Condition: Used

LOA: 52' (15.85 m)
Engine Info: Caterpillar Acert C9 Direct diesel 557|horsepower Inboard 2008 2320

Location: Oriental, NC US
City: Oriental
Country: US

Additional Information

Custom interior decor with designer fabrics, blinds and cushions with corian countertops. Teak and Holly sole in the Galley and Heads. Wide walk around decks with S/S handrails. Spacious boat deck for Tender. FRP Radar Arch with S/S hinge. Covered Aft Deck with Lazarette. FRP Swim Platform with S/S ladder and hot cold transom shower. Upper and lower Helm Stations.

Features and upgrades:
Naiad Stabilizers (Full-service Jan 2017)
Side Power 24-volt Bow Thruster
All A/C units replaced in past 5 years
4000 watts Xantrex Inverter - 18 AGM batteries All Batteries replaced in 2020
KVH Satellite TV- Glomex Cell/VHF Receiver Router
Twin Caterpillar Acert C9 Diesels - 557 hp with 2320 hrs
Algae X fuel treatment on each Engine and Generator
Northern Lights 12kw Generator ? 2750 hrs
Twin Racor Fuel Filters
Water Maker Installed 1/18
Spare props with installation kits
Marquipt 1000 lb. Davit - 1/17
2015 SR-12LX Flexboat 12 ft dinghy w/30hp Honda outboard
Custom anchor snubber
Custom towing harness for dinghy
All window frames removed and re-bedded 8/18 Pilothouse Windows were rebeded in 2020
New shaft seals 1/17
Bottom job in 2020
New stainless-steel Spade 99 lb anchor
Full engine service 2000 Hr Service Completed
Numerous spare parts and cruise kits for engines and generator
Newer under counter freezer in galley and ice maker in salon
New Full Size Whirlpool Refrigerator Freezer in galley
New custom insulated top down or bottom up blinds in salon
50 amp Cablemaster
Spare twin 30-amp shore power cords with 50 amp adaptor
(1) Icom IC-M412 VHF and New Icom M 424G on Flybridge
(2) Garmin GPSMap 7212 flybridge upper and lower stations
Furuno 1715 24nm range Radar
Furuno Navnet Vx2 GPS, Sounder, Plotter
(2) Simrad AP24 Autopilot with remote controls
(2) Furuno RD-30 Depth Sounder upper and lower helms
Garmin 740 Chartplotter, VHF radio, anchor with chain/rode for dinghy
(2) Weems and Plath SOS lights 5
Line cutters/spurs on both shafts
Large inventory of life vest, throwables, lines and fenders
GE Washer and Dryer located in Master
Central Vacuum
Boran Trash compactor
GE Convection Oven
Kenyon 3 burner electric stove
Torrid Hot Water heater 30 gal
Additional Companions Chair Added on the Bridge


From the aft deck, the vessel is entered through dual sliding stainless-steel doors into the bright and airy salon. To starboard is a large, comfortable settee and a teak high/low folding table. To starboard is two barrel chairs. Large, tinted, safety glass windows allow natural lighting to fill the large salon as well as offer views of the surroundings.
Custom carpeting is utilized throughout. Moving forward and to port, the U-shaped galley is situated within the salon when conversation can flow between the galley and owners/guests lounging in the salon. Storage abounds in the Symbol 50 Pilothouse. The galley utilizes many drawers and cabinets for lots of provisions. The galley has all of
the features of home including, trash compactor, three burner stove, Whirlpool refrigerator and freezer, microwave/convection oven, under counter deep freezer and stainless-steel sink. Moving forward and up a couple of steps, one finds the pilothouse with a sliding door to port and starboard both with sliding screens. To port is a large settee and custom teak high/low table. The helm is thoughtfully laid out and comfortable. All of the electronics and navigation equipment are within hands reach. From the pilothouse, the
staterooms below deck are accessed through a spiral companionway to starboard. The VIP stateroom includes a full sized island berth along the centerline with hanging lockers, cabinets, and drawers. Private access to the guest head is located to starboard and aft. The guest head includes vanity, vacuflush head, stand up shower stall, and good storage. Moving aft, the full beam master features a centerline queen berth, cedar-lined hanging lockers, drawers and cabinets. The large master head is situated to starboard and includes a large shower stall, vanity, lots of storage and vacuflush head system. The GE washer and dryer are conveniently located in the master stateroom.

As with the other features, her galley has been well equipped for extended voyages. Storage of provisions and gear rivals that of a much larger vessel. Additionally, she includes features such as dishwasher and trash compactor that are not typically found on yachts of her size. The bright, open, and airy arrangement of the galley allows for flowing conversations throughout the galley and salon.
Three (3) Burner Electric Stove Top (240VAC)
Whirlpool refrigerator and freezer
Broan trash compactor
Stainless Steel Sink
GE Convection Microwave Oven
Under counter Deep Freezer (1/18)
Corian Countertop
Teak and Holly Sole
Ground Fault Interrupter (GFCI)Receptacle
Tons of Storage

Aft Door in Tinted Safety Glass with Polished Stainless Steel Frame
Side Windows in Tinted Safety Glass with Aluminum Frame
Overhead Finished with Padded Vinyl
Gloss Varnished Interior Finishing
Teak Veneer Bulkheads
Teak Veneer Paneled Locker Doors/ Drawer Face
Custom blinds with insulation and can be drawn from top or bottom
Wall-to-Wall Carpet with Sound Deadening Under
Indirect Lighting under Valance
Teak Hi/Lo Table
Single Matching Recliner
U-Line Ice Maker
45' Samsung TV with Sonos Sound Bar

Master Stateroom
Wall to Wall Carpet
Teak Veneer Bulkheads and Countertops, High Gloss Varnish
Lined Hanging Lockers (3) with courtesy Lights
Queen Size bed with Custom Innerspring Mattress
2 Night Tables
2 Reading Lights
2 Port Holes with screens
Drawers -14 Total
Mirrors and Shelves
Indirect Lighting under Valance
Escape Hatch into Pilot House
Master Head
Mirrored Cabinet with Shelves
Teak Veneer and Corian Countertops and Sink
Electric Air Extractor
Separate Shower Stall with Seat
Porthole with Screen
Vacuflush Head
Ground Fault Interrupter (GFI) Receptacle
Teak and Holly Sole

VIP Stateroom
Wall to Wall Carpet
Teak Veneer Bulkhead and Countertop, High Gloss
Wood Paneled Hanging Locker with Courtesy Lights
Storage under Mattress
Drawers under Double Bed
2 X Portholes
2 X Reading Lights
Indirect Lighting under Valance
Aluminum Hatch with tinted Lexan Top and Covered Screen

VIP Head
Wall Cabinet with Shelves
Electric Air Extractor
Corian Countertop with Sink
Porthole with Screen
Vacuflush Head
Separate Shower with seat

Electronics & Navigation
Ritchie 5" Compass Flybridge
Engine Alarms and Bilge Water Alarms
Sensotex Fuel, Water, Waste Level Monitor
Windshield Wipers X 3 and Washers
Naiad Marine 6FT2 Stabilizer System
Caterpillar Engine Synchronizer
Sidepower Bow Thruster
(2) Garmin GPSMap 7212 flybridge upper and lower stations
Furuno 1715 24nm range Radar
Furuno Navnet Vx2 GPS, Sounder, Plotter
(2) Simrad AP24 Autopilot with remote controls
(2) Furuno RD-30 Depth Sounder upper and lower helms
(2) Icom IC-M412 VHF upper and lower helm

Gloss Varnished Interior Furnishing
Teak Veneer Bulkheads
Chart Drawer
Teak and Holly Sole
Helm Station Complete with Controls and Alarms
Stairway leading to Flying Bridge
Windshield Wipers (3) and Washers
Main Electrical Panel
Settee with Adjustable Teak Table
Helm Chair
Pilot House Starboard and Port Side Door with Screens

She is equipped with a state-of-the-art electrical system that will keep her owners comfortable at sea or on the hook. She is equipped with 50 Amp shore service with a Glendinning Cablemaster... The powerful Northern Lights genset (12KW) includes a sound-shield and is easily accessible in the engine room.
12/24 Volt VDC
120/240 VAC at 60Hz
Four (4) Cruisair Marine-Aire Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning units
Glendinning Cable Master 50 Amp Cable
GFCI throughout vessel to meet NFPA and ABYC standards
Volt meters at helm and main panels
DC safety switches to Batteries
CO alarms and Fire alarms at each cabin
4000 watt Xantrex Inverter Charger and Monitor
Eighteen (18) AGM Sealed Batteries for engine, gen set, bow thruster and house inverter bank

Hull and Deck
As cruising and livability were priorities in the design of the Symbol 52 Pilothouse, the layout of the deck makes movement throughout the vessel comfortable and safe. She has wide side decks with high stanchions, lifelines for comfortable and safe passage from the aft deck to the foredeck and pilothouse. Ground tackle and mooring gear is beefy and includes, remote windlass and washdown. To make cruising even more pleasant, she includes stabilizers by Naiad. These 6 square foot stabilizers actively work to reduce rolling motion in adverse conditions. The stabilizers were recently serviced (1/2017) and ready for action. The Symbol 52 Pilot House includes an integrated swim platform with recessed ladder for swimming, diving, and line handling. The aft deck features a
large lazarette with lots of storage for swimming and diving gear. A watertight, lockable door/hatch provides engine room access from the aft deck. The rudders and emergency steering system can be easily accessed through the lazarette.

Extended Boat Deck over Aft Deck.
Electric Muir Winch with Remote. Control from Pilothouse, Fly Bridge and Bow
99 Lbs Stainless Steel Anchor, Spade Type, with approximately 200 ft chain
Fresh and Saltwater Wash Down
Pulpit and Handrails in Stainless Steel 316
Navigation Lights
Anchor Lights
Shore Power, Telephone Connection and City Water Connection
Swimming Platform FRP Mold-in
Swimming Ladder
Hot/Cold Shower with Flexible Hose in Transom
Raw Water washdown in Transom
Non-Skid Main Deck Thru-Out
Transom Boarding Gate
Bollard Cleats

Engine Area
The engine room is very well designed providing generous access to all machinery and equipment. Recent 2000 service has been completed on the mains and generator was serviced as well.
2 X Engine Room Vent Fans
5 X Fuel Filters (Racor)
Automatic Fire Extinguisher System
Mufflers (For Main Exhaust System above W.L.)
Fresh Water Tap
Bilge Alarms X 3
Stainless Ladder into Engine Room
(2) Fiberglass Fuel tanks
(3) Algae Fuel Treatment units for each Engine and Generator
Molded Plastic Water Tanks
Lighting, 1 X 110 Volts AC and 3 X 24 Volt DC
Marine-Aire Reverse Cycle 4 Zone. Air Conditioning
Naiad 6 Sq. Ft. Stabilizer System
Glendinning Cable Master with 50 Amp Cable
Sidepower Bow Thruster
Audible high-water bilge alarm
DC safety switches to Batteries
Engine, Transmission and Generator. Reversible Oil Change Pump
4000 watt Inverter Charger
Dripless Shaft Logs
Shaft Spurs New Motor Mounts Starboard Motor

Fly Bridge
Her Flybridge is expansive and can be accessed from either the Pilothouse or the aft deck. The comfortable helm puts the skipper within hands reach of all electronics and navigation equipment and provides excellent visibility of the surroundings. Large enough to accommodate many guests, the bridge includes everything needed to entertain.
A grilling station includes an electric grill, refrigerator and icemaker. The dinghy is cradled on the aft section of the bridge and is easily launched via a low profile electric davit.

Stainless Steel Handrail.
Pompanette Seat (1).
Magnetic Compass.
Engine Alarms and Bilge Water Alarms.
L shaped Bench Seating with Dry-Fast Foam Cushions. - New Cushions Ordered - Sept Arrival
800 Lbs Low Profile Davit
Dinghy cradle at upper aft deck with Tie Downs
2015 SR-12LX Flexboat 12 ft dinghy w/30hp Honda outboard with VHF and Garmin Chartplotter GPS
Custom anchor snubber
Custom towing harness for dinghy
Bimini top with Acrylic curtains and dinghy cover
Vinyl covers for Helm chair and helm


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.

Additional Units Included

  • 2015 Flexboat SR-12LX

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