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1997 Jefferson 46 Marlago Motoryacht

Fort Pierce, Florida


Broker's Comments

Major $20k Price Drop 3/24 

GREAT OPPORTUNITHY FOR 2024 Winter Florida/Bahamas/Looper cruising/liveaboard cruisers ! !


Engines just profesionally serviced week of January/2024 including (2) NEW Turbos, (2) NEW Aftercoolers and oil change, Boat sea trialed with mechanic onboard on and Engines turned their full 2350 RPM's, All pressures and temps good, No vibrations and ready to take you on your journey to the islands or around the Great Loop

About the Boat

The Jefferson Marlago 46 Motoryacht features classic lines, roomy covered sundeck and spacious interior layout featuring full beam aft master with tub, Forward Vee-Berth with 2nd head, mid level galley with bar, wood flooring throughout and bright light maple interior finish, Her hardtop covered aft deck is very roomy with a wetbar with refrigerator and sink and storage and wing doors to easily access wide side decks for docking and line handling. Her flying bridge is spacious with an aluminum/weblon hardtop to shield owner/operators from of the direct sunlight , a "like new" 4 sided enclosure, pedestal helm and companion seats and plenty of room for entertaining underway or at the dock. The boat is in very nice condition with low hours.  Her owners use her like a trawler and cruise her comfortably at 10-11 knots at an economical 10 GPH fuel burn.  Although owners chose to cruise at 10-11 she can be run at a faster cruising speeds in the 16-18 knot range and  19-20 knots wide open throttle depending on conditions/load etc.

Anyone considering a comfortable cruising and/or liveaboard boat should definitely take a look.  She is well maintained, engine room is very clean and orderly and engine room space makes daily maintenance checks etc. a breeze.  Great engine room access under forward cabin steps(steps lift up) and there are also some hatches cut out in salon/galley area for quick inspection.

 "Escargot"  and will make a great liveaboard cruising "Great looper" or elegant and comfortable winter sunny and warm Florida waterfront "home away from home" 

About the Model

A great looking boat with classic profile, a roomy interior layout that combines a lot of space into a 46 ' boat. She features mid level U-shaped galley with over counter, eye level, stainless refrigerator and freezer, great counter space and storage and aft in the salon and a breakfast bar with 3 bar stools and overhead galley storage separates the galley from the main salon, both staterooms are spacious  with the master aft with a centerline berth and plenty of storage and the ensuite head includes a tub. The guest stateroom is forward and features vee berths with it's own head. The guest head also serves as the boat's day head with private access from the forward cabin and also access via the companionway.

Basic Boat Info

Make: Jefferson
Model: 46 Marlago Motoryacht
Year: 1997
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: JEF46218E797
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 46 ft
Length Overall: 46 ft
Beam: 15 ft
Min Draft: 3'10 ft
Dry Weight: 34700 lb
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: 6CTABM
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 420hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 4 BladeBronze
  • Engine Location: Port
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 1997
  • Engine Hours: 1,222
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: 6CTABM
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 420hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 4 BladeBronze
  • Engine Location: Starboard
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 1997
  • Engine Hours: 1,187
Total Engine Power: 840hp


Fuel Tank Capacity: 420 gal
Water Tank Capacity: 200 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts, Aft Cabin, Flybridge


Gary Voller
Florida Coast Yacht


Florida Coast Yachts
2010 Harbortown Dr
Fort Pierce, FL, US, 34946

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.

Accommodations and Vessel Walkthrough

Salon and Galley

As you enter the salon down 3 steps from the aft deck immediately to starboard is  a very functional U-shaped galley with ample countertop space, storage over and under, Summit side by side stainless refrigerator freezer built in above counter at eye level. the galley features a double stainless sink, GE Profile microwave oven, Galley Maid three burner 120-volt stove with oven and broiler, Trash compactor and the forward galley counter serves as a breakfast bar with 3 bar stools. the salon is bright and cheerful due to large side windows and a light maple/birch interior woodwork. There is wood flooring throughout interior. To port is a stylish sofa and to starboard there is a comfortable chair. The salon features Flat screen TV and Stereo and there are ample storage compartment lockers.

Guest Stateroom and Head 


Forward of the salon and down a couple steps to port is the day/guest head with access via companionway and private entry into guests stateroom. Across to starboard is a large closet.  The guest stateroom is forward and features good sized vee berths, hanging lockers and generous storage. There is a private entrance to guest head. guest head features stall shower, vanity and electric head.

Master Stateroom

Aft of the galley is the spacious master stateroom with queen walkaround berth, generous storage in lockers and drawers. Flat screen TV, large opening window in transom for fresh air. The large ensuite head features a tub/shower, vanity, medicine cabinet and electric head 

Aft Deck and Flying Bridge

The aft deck area has a fiberglass hardtop and is the location to gather to enjoy the weather and scenery and stay shielded from the sun. There is a built in wet bar with sink, refrigerator/icemaker and a table and chairs to sit and enjoy wine and cheese while observing your waterfront surroundings.  There is a boarding gate aft to access the swim platform or to lower the dinghy for a cruise or quick trip ashore.  The aft deck is fully enclosed but rolls up to enjoy nice weather.

The dinghy is a 1 year old West Marine RIB 310/ 10' 2" /No outboard as it was recently stolen when owners were up north and the dinghy is stored on an electric/hydraulic davit for easy in/out of the water.


Up a couple steps to the flying bridge you'll find 2 centerline pedestal helm and companion seats.  Aft tp starboard is an L-shaped seating lounge with storage under. The centerline helm gives great operational visibility, the enclosure is in "as new" condition and you can host a large group in comfort underway.  The bridge is fully enclosed to weather and the aft bridgedeck is a great place to store kayaks etc.  

Deck and hull/Additional Equipment
  • Flying bridge Aluminum/weblon Hardtop
  • Aft Deck Hardtop
  • Wing Doors to access sidedecks from aft deck
  • Heavy duty stainless bow and safety rails
  • Fiberglass Swim Platform
  • Electric/hydraulic dinghy davit, Swim Platform mounted
  • Anchor Pulpit
  • Anchor Windlass Maxwell 2200 12-volt anchor windlass with dual foot switches, remote control to Bridge and engine compartment mounted overload breaker.with approx 200' 5/16/ chain 
  • Rocna Stainless Steel anchor
  • Magma Stainless Steel Grill mounted on foredeck
  • Fenders and docklines

  •  Retractable stainless steel boarding ladder at the swim platform

  •  50 amp shorepower cord with cable retraction system 

  • Two 50-30 amp splitters

  • Miscellaneous minor engine and system’s spares 

  •  Glendinning engine synchronizing system

  •  Dual radar arch floodlights

  •  Vessel wired for telephone and cable TV

  • Fishing rod holder

  •  Vacuum cleaner

  •  Flat screen TV in master stateroom

  • Samsung flat screen TV in main salon

  • Sundeck wet bar

  • Hot-cold shower at transom

  •  Reverso oil change system

  •  Walker Air-Sep crankcase breather system.

  •  50 watt marine grade stereo at flybridge with West Marine flush   mount stereo speakers.

  •  Main cabin stereo system with multiple speakers

  • Coil hose

  • Stainless steel fender holders

  •  Courtesy lighting 

  • Dual foredeck washdown spigots

  • Telescoping aluminum boat hook

  • W&P ship’s clock, matching barometer and temperature gauge

  •  Vinyl flybridge cushions

  • Spare 2000 and 500 gph submersible bilge pumps 

  • Spare water pump and air conditioning seawater pump 

  •  Custom stainless steel side boarding ladder

  • Fuel transfer pump

  • Sundeck table and two chairs

  • Dockside pressure water

  • 10' 2" Dinghy (west Marine 310 RIB) with 9.9 HP Mariner Outboard 



Engines, Engine Room/Mechanical details
  • Twin Cummins 6CTA8BM Diesels with 1226/1191 Hours
  • Engine serial Numbers: 45203260; 45164239
  • NEW Turbos and aftercoolers and oil changed January 2024
  • Fresh water cooling Engines and Generator
  • Seastar hydraulic steering
  • Walker air seps
  • Fuel transfer pump
  • Reverso Oil change system
  • Bennett trim Tabs
  • Air Conditioning/Heat: 3 Cruisair reverse-cycle air conditioning units (7,000, 12,000 and 16,000 Btu compressors) in the engine compartment with dedicated 120-volt seawater cooling pump, in-line strainer and remote air handlers. SMX-II microprocessor-type thermostat controls
  • Auto fire Extinguishing system
  • Raritan R-20 Hot water heater
  • 2 2/1/4 inch SS Shafts S
  • Auto fire Extinguishing system
  • 2 26X26 Bronze 4 blade Props
  • 2 Marine Gear: Twin Disc MG507-A1 1.98:1 Ratio
  • (2) Rule 2000 and one 360 gph 12-volt submersibles, the larger equipped with an automatic float and manual override switching with remote indicator lights and audible alarms. Also provided was a manual diaphragm type pump equipped with a bilge terminus strainer
  • (2) heads equipped with upgraded Jabsco electric marine grade toilets that were plumbed with a "Y" valve and vented siphon break loop for discharge direct overboard or to the holding tank. Provision was made to empty the holding tank via deck fitting for dockside pumpout and secondary 12-volt macerator pump to empty while at sea 
Electrical systems
  • 110 Volt Shorepower via 50 amp connection and cable
  • 12 Volt Ship Power
  • 15KW Westerbeke generator with 2056 Hours/Serial Number: 411561D609
  • 2000 watt inverter/Professional Mariner Combi 2000PS combination 30-amp charger/2.0kw sinewave inverter
  • Professional Pronautic 12.60P Battery charger
  • 8  Batteries
  • 50 amp extension cable
  • Battery condition indicator display
  • Garmin 9X3 GPS map (New)
  • Garmin GPS 1210 (Backup)
  • Simrad Auto pilot
  • Standard Horizon VHF Radio
  • Flat Screen TV salon
  • Salon stereo
  • Small flat screen Master stateroom
  • Power TV antenna mounted on radar arch
Dinghy and Davit

Dinghy is a  West Marine RIB 310/ 10' 2"  (1.5 years old)/No outboard as it was recently stolen while owners were away. The tender is secured above the swim platform by an electric/Hydraulic Dingy davit for ease of in/out of the water. Dinghy has never been registered and original Manufacturer's Certificate of Origin will convey to new owners.



A RIB targeted at performance enthusiasts. Our West Marine Single Floor RIB-310 is light, quick to plane and fast.


Weight Conscious: Single-floor design weighs 30 lbs. less than a double-floor model so it’s definitely faster with the same power. At only 113 pounds, it’s easy for two average people to lift out of the water. The boat is rated for a maximum of 15 hp.


Rough Rider: The deep-V fiberglass hull cuts through chop for a dry comfortable ride.


Space Craft: Single-floor is sturdy and has the room to hold plenty of cargo or people. It’s rated for three passengers or 1,144 lbs. and comes with a bench seat.


A Little Care: The tubes are made for the conscientious buyer who can store the boat out of the elements. 


Standard Features: Built-in davit pad eyes are factory installed and the boat comes with oars, a seat, an inflation pump and a repair kit.




  • Application: Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat
  • Length: 10’2”
  • Beam: 5’2”
  • Stowed Dimensions: 9’3” x 3’9”x1’7”
  • Weight: 113 lbs.
  • Capacity: 1,144 lbs./3 passengers
  • Tube Material: PVC
  • Tube Diameter: 16.5”
  • Number of Chambers: Three
  • Max HP: 15 hp
  • Hull Shape: Deep-V
  • Hull Material: PVC
  • Floor Material: Fiberglass



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 Contact Information
Contact Listing Broker, GARY VOLLER @ 772 321-4872 to arrange viewing or to discuss the boat in detail