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1992 Freedom 45 center cockpit

Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada


"Perfect Storm" , a Gary Mull designed Freedom 45 center cockpit, offers a spacious and most comfortable interior. Rigged to be easily sailed single-handed with electric winch and self tacking jib. This vessel features a blue painted hull, Stainless steel ports and an uncluttered deck with a freestanding carbon fiber spar, wing keel, shoal draft.  75HP Yanmar diesel engine.  

Nicely painted blue hull, white painted cabin top and new synthetic teak side decks.

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Basic Boat Info

Price: US$69,000 (Sale Pending)
Boat Name: Perfect Storm
Make: Freedom
Model: 45 center cockpit
Year: 1992
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 45 ft
Length Overall: 45 ft
Waterline Length: 34'5 ft
Beam: 13'6 ft
Max Draft: 4'11 ft
Dry Weight: 27,500 lb
Ballast: 9,500 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH2-HTBE
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 75hp
  • Propeller Type: 2 Blade
  • Engine Hours: 1490


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 130 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 120 gal
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 15 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Center Cockpit


Sunnybrook Yachts
Sunnybrook Yachts


Sunnybrook Yachts
130 Marina Rd, Suite 202 PO Box 546
CHESTER, Nova Scotia, CA, B0J 1J0
Tel:902 444 4500
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 include two private staterooms, two heads, gourmet galley, and proper nav station with large main salon. There is 6'6" headroom in the main salon and sleeping for six. 

The FORWARD CABIN has a vee berth with insert and private access to the forward head. A large, lit, cedar lined hanging locker and numerous drawers and bins provide ample storage. Three opening portlights and a large overhead deck hatch provide a bright and airy space. The FORWARD HEAD includes a shower, teak grate, ceramic sink, newer electric marine toilet with Y-valve for overboard discharge(newer SS holding tank). There is access to this head from the main salon and private access from the fwd cabin. The MAIN SALON is very spacious with a straight settee with bar and bookcases to port and and storage cabinets.  To starboard is an "L" shaped settee with a two leaf dinette table that will sit at least 6 comfortable for dinner. Cabinets and a bookcase provide an elegant detail outboard of the stbd settee. The large U-shaped GALLEY is aft to port and open to the main salon. The NAV STATION has a comfortable seat, large chart table with organized storage inside, a file drawer, and electronics mounted on panels within easy reach. In the passageway aft is a 5.4 cu ft insulated freezer box, a wet locker, and engine access panels inboard. The OWNER'S STATEROOM is wonderful with its very large centerline island berth, vanity locker, large cedar lined hanging locker, berth face drawers and bureaus outboard, and a private, en suite head with stall shower. Seven stainless opening ports and a large overhead deck hatch make this stateroom a wonderful retreat. 

The Freedom 45 makes a great long distance cruiser with many drawers, lockers, bins and other storage. There are three large hanging lockers, two of which have aromatic cedar linings. Numerous opening stainless portlights and aluminum deck hatches make this boat bright and well ventilated. The interior has varnished cherry bulkheads which have aged with a lovely patina, ash hull ceiling strips, and varnished teak and holly sole panels. Many custom features including laminated cherry/ash curved door frames and a companionway ladder with curved treads accent this lovely interior. 

Newer white/cream vinyl upholstery and newer aft cabin mattress; newer head liners.


The spacious U-shaped galley is conveniently located adjacent to the companionway close to the cockpit. It is also open to the main salon so the cook is part of the party but not in the way. There is a large stainless sink with integral washboard. A 5.3 cu ft ice box is well insulated and cooled with Grunert hold-over refrigeration. A freezer box is installed to stbd in the passageway aft. The locker doors over the counter fold down to serve as additional counter space. The three burner stainless Force 10 propane stove with oven and broiler is self-sparking and gimballed. A microwave oven is installed and there are ample provisions for storage and a custom waste basket access. 


  • Grunert AR 50 refrigeration and freezer 

  • Stainless propane three burner stove with oven and broiler 

  • Microwave 

  • Fresh water hand pump/water mkr tank 



  • Garmin 1280 GPS 

  • Raytheon 10X Radar 

  • Standard Horizon Matrix AIS/GPS VHF

  • Linear drive autopilot

  • SSB radio with copper ground plane and Dyna plates

  • Navman speed, depth & wind instruments(repeater at chart table

  • Satellite 406 EPIRB 

  • Ritchie SP5 compass 

  • Stereo 


  • Northstar chart plotter at helm and chart table

12v DC and 110v AC systems run from a custom Bass electrical breaker panel near the nav station. Panel hinges out for easy access to wiring behind. Panel has DC and AC meters for voltage and amperage. Dual battery selector switches help to isolate the engine start from the house bank of batteries. There are two battery banks with a total of three 8-D batteries(no batteries included); two in the house bank and one engine start. Dual alternators mounted on the engine aid in charging. Wind generator.There is a full bonding system. Inverter.

Lighting in the Freedom 45 is nicely designed with reading lights(LED), overhead red/white lights, indirect flourescent lights, and floor level courtesy lights. 

Mechanical and Plumbing

Engine access is excellent with doors on all sides. Fuel and water tank capacities are increased substantially from the standard. Racor fuel filter. Groco sea water strainer. Lighted engine room is well insulated and boat runs quiet. Tool storage shelf built-in over the engine. Refrigerator compressor is mounted on sliding shelf in engine room for easy maintenance. 

Hot and cold pressure water to two heads, galley, and transom shower. Through hulls all double clamped to bronze seacocks(all rebed) which are bonded. Pressure system uses Jabsco accumulator tank for even water flow.


  • Two blade feathering MAX prop 

  • Oil changing pump in engine room 

  • 12 gallon hot water heat 

  • City water hookup - regulated 

  • Electric and manual bilge pumps 

  • Webasto Airtop heater 

  • Pur Power Survivor 35 watermaker feeds to third independent water tank 

  • Manual holding tank discharge pumps 

  • Transom shower 


Sails, Rigging, Deck & Hull

Freedoms are famous for the simplicity of the rig. There is no cruiser better designed or built for shorthanded operation. All sail controls are handled easily with a two speed ELECTRIC WINCH so raise, reef, sheet, vang, both main and jib from the safety of the cockpit. The main is fully battened and kept in control with lazy jacks. The jib is the Camberspar which is self tacking and very efficient. Storm trysail and storm jib were added for the cruise. Spare main with cover. Newer running rigging and blocks.

  • Harken Battcar luff system for main 

  • UK fully battened main - 1999 

  • Spare mainsail
  • UK camberspar jib - 1999 

  • Storm trysail - 1999 

  • Storm jib - 1999 

  • Solid Hall Spars Quick Vang 

  • Firdell radar reflector on mast 

  • Spare main halyard installed 

  • Whisker pole 

  • Windex at masthead 

  • Seawolf electric anchor windlass w/remote 

  • Extended anchor roller 

  • Foredeck light 

  • Masthead LED tri-color light 

  • 2 Solar vents in deck hatches 

  • Carbon Fibre mast with new fittings
  • Custom stanchion bases
  • New hatches and port guards


  • Dodger with grab rail

  • Bimini 

  • Cockpit bolsters 

  • Cockpit table and cup holders 

  • Barbecue 

  • Edson outboard bracket 

  • 45# plow anchor with 220' chain rode 

  • Dock lines and fenders 

  • Lifesling 

  • Metal storage cradle
  • Emergency Beacon 

  • Monitor wind vane autopilot 


  •  AB Rigid hull fiberglass bottom Inflatable with 15 HP Mercury motor

    Davits on the Stern

  • Canvas winter cover (2019) 


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

Sunnybrook Yachts is a professional yacht dealership and brokerage firm with eleven brokers located in boating areas from Newfoundland to Ontario.

Sunnybrook has been providing yacht sales expertise since 1990, with over two hundred years of combined experience and representing new yachts from Alerion, Back Cove, Island Packet, Jeanneau, J/Boats, Leopard, NorthCoast and Tartan Yachts.

In addition to new and pre-owned yacht sales, Sunnybrook can provide service and refit management with a full time, year round service team in Chester that focuses their efforts on our clients yachts. The service team’s capabilities include all aspects of commissioning new vessels, yacht refit and repair along with captain services.

For an appointment to see the boat or if you have any questions, please email us at or try our office at 902.275.2424.

Listing Broker: Chris Power

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