1998 Aldenboat56 For Sale

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1998 Alden

Price: US$319,000

Propulsion Power
Type Downeast, Flybridge
Length 56’
Hull Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Diesel
Year 1998
Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States
1998 Alden

Custom built by Alden Yachts this 56' Flybridge Motor Yacht is equipped with Caterpillar diesels and single steering station on the bridge deck. Built with a Standard of Excellence rarely seen in yachts today the salon is more open and inviting .The Styling and Craftsmanship is only exceeded by the Seaworthiness of her High-Performance Planing hull. Featured by the C. Raymond Hunt Deep-V hull design providing unmatched offshore sea-keeping performance; hulls that allow the owner to power through chop and sea conditions that keep other boats at the dock. Grace, Comfort, Power, Quiet all describe the ride and performance of a 56 Alden and DOMICILIUM is a perfect example of all these qualities. Owned by a highly conscientious owner, upon boarding you will notice the time and attention to details from the spacious cockpit to the immaculate soundproof engine room to the large interior including salon with new fabrics,, galley with new appliances, and three staterooms with new fabrics. The Flybridge allows for a comfortable seating with new cushions and outstanding view for family and guests. This 56 Alden will cruise comfortably in excess of 20 kts powered by twin CAT engines. Only the finest materials and gear are used in the creation of an Alden 56 yachts, and each is handcrafted to the highest level of finish and craftsmanship. For the discriminating yachtsmen who demand the very best. Call for a Showing Today!!

Full Specs

Boat name



Make: Alden
Model: Downeast Flybridge Motoryacht
Condition: Used


LOA: 62' 0''
Beam: 23' 0''


Make: Caterpillar
Model: 3196
Year: 1998
Type: Inboard
Fuel: Diesel
Drive Type: Stern
Engine Hours: 1913
Engine Power: 660hp
Engine Location: Starboard
Make: Caterpillar
Model: 3196
Year: 1998
Type: Inboard
Fuel: Diesel
Drive Type: Stern
Engine Hours: 1905
Engine Power: 660hp
Engine Location: Port


Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 150 gal
Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 715 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 40 gal


Number of heads: 2


Drive Type: Stern



  • Teak And Holly Sole
  • Vinyl Overhead
  • Thirteen Overhead Lights
  • Wet Bar (Starboard Aft) With:
  • Sink With Hot And Cold Water Faucets
  • Vinochill Wine Cooler In Teak Cabinet
  • Four Stereo Speakers
  • Fireboy 3A40BC Dry Chemical Fire Extinguisher
  • Sliding Window (Port And Starboard)
  • Fixed Window (Port And Starboard)
  • Mini blinds
  • Custom Valances With Matching Lambrequins
  • Leather Sofas With Storage outboard
  • 2 New single chairs port
  • Teak High/Low Table With Foldout Top
  • Counter With Storage (Port Aft)
  • Overhead Grab rail, (Centerline)r
  • Cruisair Air Conditioning Control


  • Teak Steps W/ Non-Skid Teak Strips
  • Five Courtesy Lights In Steps
  • Storage Under Steps
  • AC And DC Electrical Panel
  • 2 DC Voltmeters And Ammeters
  • 2 AC Voltmeters And Ammeters
  • Northern Lights Generator Control Panel
  • Tank Tender Fuel And Water Gauge
  • Fireboy Fire Extinguisher Discharge Alarm
  • Battery Cutoff Switch


  • Teak And Holly Sole
  • Vinyl Overhead
  • Two Port Holes
  • Corian Counter
  • Molded Sink Hot And Cold Water Faucets
  • Teak Cabinetry
  • Gaggenau 4-Burner Electric Stovetop
  • Fagor under counter oven 2017
  • Dishwasher - Bosch 2017
  • Refrigerator - Fridgedaire 2017
  • Hot Water Heater - ElectricStorage Cabinets (Port Outboard)
  • Cruisair Air Conditioning Controls

Stateroom Port

  • Teak And Holly Sole
  • Vinyl Overhead
  • Single Berth Outboard
  • Reading Light At Berth
  • 2 Overhead Lights
  • Porthole
  • Opening Hatch
  • Stacked Clothes Washer And Dryer (General Electric)
  • Night Table With Storage
  • Air Conditioning Unit Under Cabinet

Below Galley

  • Shower Sump Pump {2}
  • Head Discharge Diverter
  • Holding Tank
  • Fresh Water Selector Valves
  • 120 Volt Freshwater Pump
  • 12V freshwater pump
  • SS water tank

Stateroom Starboard

Teak And Holly Sole

  • Vinyl Overhead
  • Single Berths (Port And Starboard)
  • Reading Light At Each Berth
  • 2 Overhead Lights
  • 2 Portholes
  • Hanging Locker With Light
  • Matching Fabric To Bedspreads And Pillow Shams
  • Night Table With Storage
  • Air Conditioning Unit Under Outboard Berth
  • SS Fresh Water Tank under

Owners Cabin

Forward Stateroom

  • Teak And Holly Sole
  • Vinyl Overhead
  • V Berth With Filler
  • Matching Fabric To Bed Spread And Pillow Shams
  • Shelf With Storage (Port And Starboard)
  • Lift system to access storage under berths
  • Hanging Lockers With Lights (Port And Starboard)
  • 2 reading Lamps On Forward Bulkhead
  • 4 Overhead Lights
  • Overhead Hatch With Screen
  • hydraulic lift system to access storage under berths
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Cruisair Air Conditioning Control
  • Air Conditioning Blower Under Berth
  • Bow Thruster Under Sole



Teak and Holly sole

Shower head on hose

Porthole or overhead hatch

Teak counter top


H/C pressure water

Separate shower stall w/frosted door


Windless - Lewmar Electric

  • Custom canvas Covers for toe rail, windows , seats all in tan
  • Cockpit Cover

Fiberglass Non-Skid Deck

  • Stainless Steel Bow Rail
  • Vinyl Coated Lifelines Port And Starboard - Stainless Stanchions
  • Suncor 60lb Plow Anchor W/ 100ft Of Chain
  • Lewmar Windless - 2 Deck Switches
  • 2 SS Bow Cleats (Port And Starboard)
  • 2 Water Fill Ports (Port And Starboard)
  • Waste Outlet (Port forward)
  • Diesel Fill (Port Aft)
  • 3 Windshield Wipers
  • 2 Horn Trumpets (House Hardtop Starboard)
  • Nav Lights
  • 2 Shore Power Inlets - Marinco 50 Amp 250/125 Volt (In Hatch Forward)
    at transom swim platform each with retractable cord
  • 2 Dockside Water Connectors FWD and AFT
  • 2 SS Handrail Above Window (Port And Starboard)
  • Freshwater And Saltwater Washdown At Bow


  • Fiberglass Deck w/ Non-Skid
  • 3 Steps Up To Salon And Side Decks
  • SS Seven Step Ladder To Bridge (Starboard)
  • Teak Inwhale Boards
  • Gunwale Storage Locker (Port And Starboard)
  • Stern Cleats W/ Chocks (Port And Starboard)
  • Transom Door (Port)
  • SS Flag Staff Holder
  • Shower Head On Hose
  • Gunwale Rod Holders (2 Port And 2 Starboard)
  • Live Well Starboard On Transom

Bridge Deck

Bridge Deck is protected by a Hard Bimini with 2 hatches, glass windshield, hard sides w/ windows and canvas back

Teak bridge table

New upholstery on 2 settees 2018

Mast With Forward Navigation Lights And Anchor Light

  • Radar Screen
  • TV Antenna On Hardtop
  • ACR Spotlight
  • Fully Enclosed Hardtop With full surround
  • 2 Air Conditioners With 2 Thermostats
  • Non-Skid Deck
  • Hardwood Headliner
  • Two Overhead Hatches
  • Six Overhead Lights
  • Richie Powerdamp Compass
  • Analog Instruments - Oil Pressure And Tachometer
  • GPS - Garmin 7405.
  • Caterpillar Computer Display Screen
  • Autopilot - Robertson AP300X
  • Bennett Trim Tabs With Position Indicators
  • Mathers Electronic Controls
  • Bow Thruster Control - Side Power
  • Windlass Control - Lewmar
  • Horn Switch
  • Radar - Simrad 96 Mile
  • Dataline Digital Depth Recorder
  • Raytheon Wind Speed Direction Indicator
  • ACR Search Light Control
  • Straight Bench Seat Port w/new cushions 2018
  • Stereo Speakers Port And Starboard
  • Folding Table With Cherry Top (Canvas) Cover
  • Refrigerator 2017


Aluminum Diesel Fuel Tank

  • Hydraulic Steering Actuator
  • Automatic Bilge Pump (Electric)
  • Autopilot Feedback Sensor
  • Trim Tab Reservoir And Control Unit
  • 5 Batteries new 2020 5 8D 1 gen start group 27 all maintenance free
  • Generator -Northern Lights ML844LHE20K 4 CYL 20KW 3598 hours
  • Bilge Pumps - 4 Electric 1 Manual
  • 110 Shore Cord
  • Air Conditioner - Cruisair 4 Compressors

Engine Room

Paragon Freshwater Pump With Inline Strainer And Accumulator

  • Freshwater Filter
  • Hydraulic Steering Reservoir With Pressure Gauge
  • SS Hot Water Tank With Heat Exchanger
  • 30.5-Lb. FE241 Cylinder
  • 3 Battery Cutoff Switches
  • 2 Mathers Clear Command Control Boxes
  • Northern Lights 20KW Generator
  • Fiberglass Muffler To Generator
  • 12 Volt Battery 2020 generator start
  • 2 Fuel Filters To Each Engine
  • Fuel Supply And Return Manifold, Port And Aft
  • Engine Room Blower (Port And Starboard)
  • 4 -12 Volt Batteries 2020 2 Port 2 Starboard
  • 1 12V battery 2020 in FWD cabin wired in tandem for 24V bow thruster
  • 2 Air Conditioning Compressors (Starboard Forward)
  • Battery Charger
  • Air Compressor To Horn
  • Air Conditioning Raw Water Circulating Pump
  • Twin Caterpillar 3196 Diesel Engines


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.

This listing is courtesy of the BoatWizard MLS and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.