Parameter Spec
Length Overall 53'3"
Length on Deck 48'9"
Length on Waterline 41'5"
Beam 40' 4"
Displacement 38,000 lbs.
Ballast 12,500 lbs.
Tankage - Water, approx. 300 gallons
Tankage - Fuel, approx. 200 gallons
Sail Area (100%) 1,179 sq. ft.



Hand-laminated 24 oz. woven roving alternated with 1.5 oz. mat. Insulated hull to designer's specifications is standard. All Bulkheads and floors are bonded to the hull. Teak and holly cabinsoles are standard, as are teaklined lockers.


Single unit hand-laminated 24 oz. woven roving alternated with 1.5 oz. mat. Balsa sandwich core construction. Non-skid surface molded in on housetop. Teak decks bedded in Thaikol using steel self-tapping screws.

Spar & Rigging

All required blocks, U.S. Stainless steel standing rigging, Dacron running rigging, Triple halyard stoppers, Triple Deck organizers, U.S. Aluminium spars, Nicro/Fico sailtracks, Internal halyards, Boom gallows, Mast guards.

Propulsion & Steering

Black iron fuel tanks, Raycor fuel filter/water separator, 2:1 Borg Warner reduction gear, Instrument panel in pedestal, Hydraulic steering system, Emergency steering tiller, 90 HP Diesel Engine, 36'' SS destroyer wheel, Pedestal guard, 70 amp alternator, Tree bladed propeller.

Electrical System

2 110 amp/hour batteries, Heavy duty battery selector switch, 12V & 110V breaker switch panel with 4 meters, Aqual Signal type navigation lights, 12V hot & cold pressure water pump, 12V bilge pump with auto switch, 12V shower pump, 3 12V fans, Numerous 12V dome lights, Brass bulkhead swivel lights, Marine battery charger, 30 amp shore connector, 4 cabin nightlights, Red courtesy lights.

Plumbing System

Marine head with holding tank, Pressure hot & cold water in the galley and WCs, Manual fresh water and salt water foot pumps in galley, 110V hot water heater plus heat exchanger from engine cooling system.


Stove compartment SS lined, Large divided refer/freezer with Lexan shelves and double door toploading as well as front access, Urethane foam insulation 4'' thick, Marble galley countertops, Cutting board with laid inside plastic, Large drawers and storage lockers, Microwave cabinet.


Teak and holly cabinsole, Interior bulkheads covered with solid teak vertical staving, All ceilings covered with solid horizontal teak battens, Marble countertops in galley and WCs, Customer-selected cloth covered 4'' cushions, Teak salon table and chart table, Five coats of polyurethane varnish, hand rubbed.


Bronze, electrically bonded to ship's bonding system.

Portlights, Hatches & Ventilation

12 bronze self-draining opening ports with screens, 6 large fixed windows with bronze exterior frames and teak interior frames, 5 aluminium opening hatches, 3 large and 2 small, 6 SS dorade ventilators with bug screens.


The spacious interior of the Liberty 49 is available in several configurations, one of which is shown here. This unique flexibility allows you to fulfill your own individual space requirements. We will help you design a creative utilization of space which will result in exactly the right layout for your boat. The floor plan below is our standard layout with its great aft cabin, shower and tub in the aft head, and forward den/guest room quarters. The design you choose will result after careful consideration of your cruising and liveaboard needs.