FOR SALE – Lake Union Dreamboat “Turning Point”

1928 Lake Union Dreamboat

Lake Union Dreamboat for Sale

Boat Name – Turning Point
Price: US $67,000 $57,000
Location: Seattle, WA

A restored classic yacht with modern systems for at 1 GPH cruising.

“Turning Point” is a fine example of the best of classic yachts. All systems have been modernized. The bilge is dry and the interior is unusually spacious and welcoming. “Turning Point” was painstakingly restored, is well-equipped and ready to cruise. Read the Seattle Times article written on “Turning Point.”


Builder: Lake Union Dry Dock
Designer: Otis Cutting
Flag of Registry: United States
Hull Shape: Displacement
Hull Material: wood (fir above the water line, yellow cedar below)
Engine/Fuel Type: Single diesel

LOA: 42 ft
LAW: 42 ft
Beam: 11ft 6”
Foredeck Length: 24 ft 7 in
Minimum Draft: 3ft 6in
Headroom: 6′ 4” or more throughout boat
Dry Weight: 24,000 lbs

Engine Brand: Isuzu Model: 4JH4-HTE
Engine Power: 86 HP
Engine Type: Inboard
Drive Type: Direct Drive, 1 1/2” shaft
Propeller: 4-blade propeller
Cruising Speed: 7- 8 knots
Fuel Consumption at Cruise: 1 GPH
Maximum Speed: 9 knots
Engine Hours: 360
Gear: Velvet Drive 1.9:1

Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (130 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 (150 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 (30 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 3 plus Galley
Number of heads: 1
Separate chain locker/tool room

Navigational Display –Garman 3200 chart plotter, GPS, depth sounder, knotmeter, integrated radar (radar included, not installed)

Inside Equipment
Electric bilge pumps (2)
Hot water heater (engine and electric)
Marine head
Refrigerator – Freezer (110V)

Electrical Equipment
20A Inverter
Electrical Circuits: 12V and 110V
12V outlets (2)
110 Outlets (14)

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric Plath windlass
Anchor – Danforth with 3/8” chain
Brass Spotlight

Recent Major Repairs/Restoration
-Horn timber replaced
-Multiple planks replaced
-”Belly” of hull refastened
-Foredeck rebuilt
-New galley cabinets
-New floor in salon (old growth fir)
-New electrical throughout
-New stainless steel water tanks

The Lake Union Drydock Story