Stepping aboard PARKER BLUE, the solid feel in the balance and construction draws you in. Aboard the full width molded fiberglass non-skid swim platform a swim step is mounted in water, aft corner recessed stainless steel pop-up cleats for the tender and water toys, large, recessed stainless steel mooring tie-down cleats, port and starboard 75’ shore power cords that will lay within recessed shore power cable safety channels molded into the swim platform with flush, hinged covers help to keep the swim step clear of a possible trip hazard.
Built into the substantial transom is an aircraft-style watertight transom door with a locking stainless steel ‘T’ handle for convenient access to the crew, lazarette, storage and engine room spaces when docked. Handy storage lockers are located port and starboard at the steps to the aft deck. Located in these storage areas is a dockside freshwater inlet, fresh and raw water washdown hose connections as well as freshwater hot & cold transom shower. Situated on the aft deck between the stainless-steel framed LED-lit glass Endurance branded transom gates is the molded-in settee fitted with custom upholstered cushions, pillows, and seat backs. Adjacent and forward the settee is a gloss-finished
cherry wood full-length oval dining table with ebony, holly & rosewood compass rose inlay. The table is mounted atop two removable polished stainless-steel posts affording you the option to stow the tabletop and posts for open deck entertaining.
Positioned above the settee is a pair of Fusion stereo outdoor speakers and directed aft the (2) LED docking lights and a center-mounted Garmin camera streaming video for security to an onboard display. Confident docking is achieved with cleverly concealed engine and thruster control stations located port and starboard at the aft deck. For convenience and functionality, the owners elected to construct Parker Blue with an aft deck day head which includes a Techma toilet, Corian vanity, and floor with drain, mirror, and privacy door.
Crossing over the threshold of a stainless-steel framed sliding glass door with a retractable screen, you enter the salon from the aft deck feeling the breadth and expanse through the interior main deck open floor plan to the pilothouse helm. Large frameless windows port, starboard and forward allowing voluminous amounts of natural light to fill the spaces have built-in window boxes which house custom shades for privacy. Overhead is the custom headliner, stylish Makore cherry wood ceiling feature, LED task lighting combined with dimmable fixtures, soft indirect LED lighting at the perimeter above the windows and Bose speakers. Satin-finished custom raised panel Makore cherry cabinetry highlights the port aft corner of the salon stairway entry to the crew area, end tables, salon manual lift hi-lo table, wine cooler, bar cabinet, storage cabinet for the WiFi router, UPS and cell phone booster and entertainment cabinet to port. The flooring is carpeted with special sound attenuating underlayment and pad. Climate control comfort is provided by chilled water air conditioning with reverse cycle heat as well as diesel furnace outlets.
Up two steps to the galley, is a gloss cherry and holly floor with a custom edge bound carpet that matches the salon carpet leads to the pilothouse and the galley floor is granite that will be heated when operating the diesel furnace zone here. Overhead is the custom headliner, LED task lighting combined with indirect LED lighting above. Satin-finished custom raised panel cabinetry throughout the galley provides an abundance of storage above and below granite counters with acrylic organizers for dishware. A forward offset galley counter for serving is accompanied by (3) custom Makore cherry bar stools with upholstered cushions. All cabinetry door and drawer hardware are matching chrome.
Forward of the galley is the pilothouse with sturdy aircraft-style port and starboard doors port and starboard to the exterior side decks and inside stair access to the flybridge via stainless steel framed glass hatch. The helm has (2) adjustable Pompanette Platinum Series helm chairs with custom fabric and stainless steel pedestals for comfort while cruising, custom cherry wood steering wheel, at the console, is a comprehensive suite of Garmin electronics. Satin-finished custom raised panel cabinetry with storage, port side built-in custom fabric upholstered settee with cherry dinette table on an adjustable
slide with protective glass top and storage drawers built into the table pedestal. The windshield has built-in window boxes which house custom electric shades for privacy. The lighting over the console is switchable between off, bright for tasks or red for night navigation.
A curved stairway with carpeted steps takes you to the foyer landing which is well-lit with LED overhead and courtesy lights in the stair risers. At the base of the stairs is cherry wood and holly floor with a custom marble compass rose inlay floor accent. Satin-finished custom raised panel Makore cherry cabinetry and doors, high ceiling with a hand-painted reverse dome feature, Italian LED light fixtures with matching chrome latching cabinetry and door hardware, art shelf next to the storage closet and directly across is a generous art niche with a custom framed mirror bestows a sense of spaciousness. Located centrally are the separate GE 220VAC washer and dryer.
The full-beam master stateroom is a statement of luxury possessing a king-sized walk-around bed with custom mattress, bedding and pillows, storage drawers and large separate storage compartments below. Large volumes of natural light and fresh air are brought in through custom dual port and starboard horizontal stainless steel portlights with one each side a latching, screened opening, with custom shades for privacy at each portlight. Entertainment features include a wall-mounted Samsung 32” TV with satellite receiver.
The VIP stateroom greets your guest with a queen-sized island pedestal bed custom mattress, bedding and pillows, storage drawers and large separate storage compartments below. Large volumes of natural light and fresh air are brought in through the port and starboard stainless steel latching, screened portlights, with custom shades for privacy and over the bed opening deck hatch with screen and blackout panel. Entertainment features include a wall-mounted Samsung 26” TV with satellite reception.
The port stateroom has a versatile and functional arrangement for guests with side-by-side twin beds (the inboard bed slides to port to make a full-size bed) with custom mattresses, bedding and pillows, storage drawers and a separate foyer entrance to the well-appointed guest head. Opening screened portlight for fresh air and natural light, with custom shade for privacy. Entertainment features include a wall-mounted Samsung 20” TV with satellite reception.
The crew cabin and lounge area are accessed aft in the port salon at a curved stairway with cherry wood treads, at the base of the stairs is Makore cherry wood and holly floor. Another entrance is through the swim step transom aircraft-style hatch and the companionway flooring to the engine room door is rubberized EcoFloor with diamond pattern. The cabin includes an over-under bunk arrangement for guests with desk and stool, custom mattresses, bedding and pillows. Located in the companionway aft of the cabin are the head and vanity to starboard and an enclosed FRP shower stall. Entertainment
features include a wall-mounted Samsung 20” TV with satellite reception.
Entrance to the stand-up Engine Room is through the dual handle latching door with an upper view window. Located within are the twin John Deere 750 hp marine diesel engines each with hydraulic PTO and underwater exhaust. Crossing the Portuguese Bridge area in front of the pilothouse is a cache of storage compartments large enough for fenders is situated below the windshield behind (3) large opening hatches. Directly across towards the foredeck, additional storage compartments for lines, life jackets and deck gear are beneath the foredeck bench seats with custom cushions and canvas covers on each side of the centerline dual opening walk-through hatch with stainless steel safety latch.
The Foredeck is FRP non-skid with perimeter stainless steel oval handrail, welded mid-rail, bow rail with ensign staff, and gunwale mounted stanchions. A deck hatch for the VIP stateroom is located centerline between the Portuguese bridge entry and the Muir hydraulic anchor system. At the bow are (2) polished stainless-steel anchors with 300’ chain each.
For dining, entertaining and relaxing the hub of the flybridge is laid out with a large triangular hi-Lo table with rounded corners and edges, FRP molded L-shape lounge with custom cushions, pillows, and storage below. The outdoor galley includes a 30” DCS propane grill with adjacent propane storage cabinet, Corian countertop with stainless steel grab rail, under-counter stainless steel sink with hot and cold freshwater faucet, storage below, U-Line refrigerator with an integral ice maker. For convenience and ease in cleaning chores, a 110VAC outlet, pressurized freshwater washdown and central vacuum outlet are located at the entertainment center.