1973 KELLY 70′ CUSTOM HOUSEBOAT Louisville, KY
Posted on September 30, 2017 / 354
Price : $169,500
Builder | Manufacturer : Kelly
Condition : Used
Year : 1973
Length : 70ft
Hull Material : Steel
Fuel Type : Diesel
Engine/s : Twin Inboard
Engine Make : Cummins
Engine Model : 470
Total Power : 370hp
LOA : 70'
Beam : 18.5
Max Draft : 3.7
Displacement : 54000
Fuel Capacity : 700


Price Reduced! Looking For An Offer!

In 2000/2012 Major Refitting was Done

Executive luxury is what you and your guest will experience in this magnificent ship. It is exceptional! You can entertain your clients in impressive style or relax as you explore the open waters and quaint harbors with your family. You can do both with this versatile Yacht.

This luxury yacht is self-contained and will enable you to travel to any destination you desire. It provides the quality of the finer things in life that you deserve and have come to expect in life. There is room for the kids or guest. You can do a little fishing, or just cruise in a safe comfortable atmosphere. Start your plans to travel and explore different destinations. You could even travel the loop, inner-coastal or island hoping.

 Everlasting Moon, over the last fifteen years, has been owned, operated and maintained by a very knowledgeable and dedicated couple. Everlasting Moon has been their home and has been constantly upgraded and kept to the highest of standards with an open pocketbook. He is a 100 Ton Captain, has owned and captained many boat in his life. His wife is a Professional Interior Decorator that has her touch of elegance as you can see by the pictures. This is a wonderful and rare opportunity to own a magnificent yacht that has been well-loved and improved over the years of her ownership, including the previous two owners!

She is a heavy built steel-hulled boat. With her efficient design, she cuts through the water leaving no wake making her very fuel efficient. Her burn rate, with generator running, is 7 to 8mph and only burns 3 gallons per hour. Very impressive for a yacht of this size!!

A heavily built, tastefully decorated and specifically designed for live aboard long range cruising, she features tremendous strength and incredible comfort in any climate. The current owner is a very experienced yachtsman having owned several large yachts.  This is THE CLEANEST AND BEST MAINTAINED pre-owned yacht you will find on the market! Call us today and get started in this step up in your boating experience. She is available immediately, and represents an unbelievable value i


(1) Kohler 17kw diesel (low hours)

(1) Westerbeke 20kw diesel (low hours)

Living Space

Hardwood flooring throughout main deck and lower level

Main deck fore to aft:

Starboard and port entry doors, pilothouse area, saloon with dining area, galley to port with white counter tops and white custom cabinetry,  microwave, dishwasher, side-by-side refrigerator, 4-burner range, double enamel sink with garbage disposal, diesel forced air furnace and pantry. On starboard side a master bath with ceramic sink, head and cast iron claw foot tub with shower.  Den has a convertible sofa for guest and a custom cabinet with a motorized lift that conceals a 47” Sony flat screen TV.  Aft, sliding glass patio door opens to an isinglass enclosed back deck, full width.


Lower level fore to aft:

Bow area has 350 gallon stainless steel potable water tank, (2) 20 gallon water heaters, (1) 120volt potable water pressure pump, (1) air compressor with (2) 25 gallon tanks (starboard and port) and chain locker.  There is a solid bulkhead between master stateroom and forward bow compartment.  Master stateroom is full width with built-in closets and dressers starboard and port, with walk-in closet aft to port. Center passage way and off to starboard is a head with sink, separate washer and dryer and make-up mirrored area, lighted.  On the port side a storage room or stateroom.  Stairway going to the lower level to starboard is a library at the end of stairway.  Remaining aft area has a full width bulkhead. That bulkhead has a door with (2) dogs to secure. This door opens to a walk-in, stand-up, engine room with main engines, generators, tanks and storage.

Fly Bridge/Sundeck

Stairway to bridge/sundeck is off of aft deck, starboard side with hatch.  Full instruments at bridge with a Bimini top and radar arch.  Aft of radar arch is a full width open area for storage of tender, dinghy and entertainment. A davit crane for tender with an AC 120volt winch motor is on the starboard side, aft.

Navigation / Electronics

Five-trumpet air horn system

12 ½” diameter bell

Carlisle & Finch 120volt 12” searchlight

 7” 12volt search light

Aquameter, magnetic compass

Remote room temperature gauges for engine room and bow area

Maximum, Brass Anemometer, Barometer and ship’s clock

VHF Radios (2) Uniden (1) Ray Jefferson, Loudhailer (1) Ray Jefferson and VHF Radio (1) Icom, bridge

Furuno, Open Array Radar

Furuno, GPS/WAAS (set up to be linked to personal computer, Nav Chart and AIS systems)

Uniden digital Depth Sounder and Alarm

Converter, AC 120volt to DC 12volt

Digital Potable Water Gauge

Monitor/Cameras, aft and engine room

Sound system, Onkyo and Bose throughout vessel

Quicksilver Galvanic isolators (2) for both 50amp services

Forward automatic battery charger for windless 12volt 8D battery

Engine room, Battery Guard charger for (2) 12volt 8D starting batteries

Ground Tackle / Mooring Lines

Lofrans, Albatross DC 12volt anchor windless with gypsy head and a dedicated 12volt 8D battery

One polished stainless steel 60lb plow anchor with 300’ of galvanized 7/16” chain

Numerous 1” diameter braided nylon mooring lines

Additional Items

All cabin windows on main deck are Double Thermal Pane ¼” glass with dark tint

Two (2) Custom Curved Leaded Glass windows in the saloon area, on starboard and port sides created by the artist, Yuriy

New custom made blinds throughout the main interior of the vessel

Six (6) Portholes in lower level are 14” diameter with hinged bronze covers and (4) dogs to secure each

Vessel hauled out in 2012.  The bottom was sand blasted, primed and epoxied

Vessel in 2012 and 2013 was repainted from water line up including cabin and decks in epoxy paint.

All thru-hull stand pipes and ball valves were replaced during haul-out in 2012

HVAC systems, 2.5 ton central air-conditioning and Diesel forced air furnace heating system

Potable Water Systems are all new throughout this vessel.  Water heaters, pump, PEX piping, fittings, (2) separate brass hot/cold ball valve cut-off manifolds

Wash down system replaced with PEX piping, fittings and brass ball valve cut-off manifold

Built in air mover fans forward and aft on main level to assist with air conditioning and circulation (no need for ceiling fans)

Racor 1000’s fuel filters (3) for main engines and generators


Owner’s personal belongings

Some furniture and items


2008 Novurania (Deluxe 430DL and Yamaha 60hp) and (2) Hobie Discovery Kayaks

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.
Contact Information

Please contact Certified Professional Yacht Broker, Rock, at 989-891-2116 or email at rock@freshwaterboats.com to hear more about this magnificent boat!


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