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2003 Sharpe 18x88 Custom Widebody

Hurricane Marina, Silver Point, Tennessee

        If you've been shopping houseboats recently, you know there are precious few vessels of this size, condition and low hours for sale.  Was $349,900, just reduced $20,000 to $329,900!  Located at Hurricane Marina, slip J-2 right along the main walkway.

           POWER FEATURES:   

  • Twin 5.0 MPI V-8 Mercruisers  (only 77 hours)
  • Bravo II outdrives (just completed transom rebuild)
  • HydroNautics bow and stern thrusters with dual controls
  • MMC electronic shifting controls (dual station)
  • 20 kW Westerbeke generator (only 135 hours)
  • Recently replaced 3-ton Trane HVAC system
  • 100 amp electric service with dual 25-foot 50 amp power cords

    EXTERIOR FEATURES:                          
  • This beautiful Sharpe houseboat upgraded with an extra deep hull and insulation in ceiling, floors and doors
  • Custom extended flybridge with full controls and gauges, built-in forward sunning area, dual chaise lounges and built-in side seating (all with vinyl cushions in excellent condition), navy blue Sunbrella bimini and an extended aluminum radar arch   
  • 24' fiberglass party top with rope lights, recessed halogen lighting, two ceiling fans and four aluminum arch supports
  • Fiberglass deck bar setup with sink/hot and cold running water, fridge & extra cabinet doors
  • Aluminum deck furniture includes 4 barstools around deck bar, 1 oval glass table with 4 sling chairs, two chairs with side table and 3 chaise lounges on party deck
  • On forward deck there's one round glass-top table with 4 swivel rockers and a 5th chair with ottoman                       
  • White windows and doors w/tinted glass
  • Navy blue Sunbrella rail canvas
  • 1-1/2 inch aluminum rails with pipe gates on all entrances
  • Side stairs up from forward deck to party deck and a circular stairwell down to stern deck
  • Single PWC bunk with removable 12-volt winch and rails
  • PWC fueling station on stern deck with 100 gallon fuel tank                 
  • 3-foot rear swim platform with telescoping swim ladder under swim platform
  • 3 large built-in storage wall lockers on back deck
  • All exterior windows tinted to help keep boat cool


  • Incredibly nice Sharpe custom build and finish featuring solid maple hardwood cabinets, paneling, solid core six panel doors throughout, and extra-wide crown molding in salon .
  • Large upholstered Norwalk sectional sofa and a swiveling recliner in salon that overlooks a custom entertainment center with lots of storage
  • Galley design combines great cooking/prep space, a full complement of electric appliances and lots of room for family dining
  • Appliances include a Maytag side-by-side refrigerator with ice maker.  Remainder are Whirlpool appliances include a smoothtop stove/range combo, a built-in over-the-range microwave, dishwasher and trash compactor. (additional ice maker not working and presently used as storage)
  • Neutral laminate countertops are installed in the galley area with solid surface countertops located in the vessel's bathrooms.
  • Updated nickle-plated pulls, knobs, hinges, faucets and bathroom fixtures throughout the vessel
  • Galley overlooks a raised dining table with seating for eight and lots of storage underneath for cookware, glassware and serving pieces
  • Custom drop soffit over the dining table has dimmable recessed halogen lighting
  • Sleeps ten friends and family members very comfortably with five separate sleeping areas including a king master w/ensuite, queen beds in forward and stern upper berths, and queen beds in forward and stern cuddy cabins
  • Forward cuddy also features a built-in office area
  • Both bathrooms have lighted vanities with solid surface countertops, lots of storage and  Raritan heads.
  • The guest bath has a neo-angle shower enclosure with nickle-plated hardware and the master ensuite has a roomy 5-foot rectangular shower with nickle-plated double glass doors
  • Extensive lighting and window treatments with padded cornices and custom wooden blinds  
  • Center hall layout
  • Carpet in salon, hallway and in bedrooms with water-proof laminate tile in galley area and bathrooms
  • Large capacity stack washer/dryer located in master bedroom walk-in closet

  • 3000-watt Trace inverter with eight 6-volt deep cycle batteries, remote panel in helm and easily accessible battery maintenance hatch on front deck

  • Auto-tracking satellite system

  • Bose surround system with subwoofer in salon

  • 12 volt AM/FM/CD/AUX with remote and speakers at helm

  • CO detectors in all bedrooms

  • Dual VHF ship-to-shore radios with eight foot antenna

  • Depth finder (twin station)


  • (3) 100-gallon fresh water tanks

  • (2) 80-gallon holding tanks

  • (3) 99-gallon fuel tanks

  • (2) 20-gallon water heaters

  • Rope lighting above front deck and rear deck

  • Halogen flood lights on exterior corners of the boat
  • Ceiling fans mounted above front and rear deck areas, party top(2), salon and master bedroom

  • Fenders, dock lines and some life jackets included

  • Remote spotlight

  • Front and rear coach lights

  • 30 x 3 amp engine compartment battery charger

    Boat just surveyed and replacement value to build a new vessel loaded up like this one today is $700,000.  Just reduced to $329,900.   Don't miss this opportunity to own this beautiful 5-bedroom custom Sharpe houseboat. Call Mark at 615-nine48-7443 or Bobbie at 615-nine48-7448

Basic Boat Info

Price: $329,900
Make: Sharpe
Model: 18x88 Custom Widebody
Year: 2003
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Aluminum


Length: 88 ft
Length Overall: 88 ft
Beam: 18 ft
Cabins Count: 5

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Mercruiser
  • Model: 5.0 MPI
  • Drive Type: Stern
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 240hp
  • Type: Inboard/Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Aluminum
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 69
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Mercruiser
  • Model: 5.0 MPI
  • Drive Type: Stern
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 240hp
  • Type: Inboard/Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Aluminum
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 69
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 480hp


Fuel Tanks: 3
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 3
Water Tank Capacity: 80 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 80 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Stern
Boat Class: House Boats


Mark O'Neill
Center Hill Marine Brokerage has an excellent inventory of high-quality pre-owned houseboats. If you don't see what you're looking for, please call and we'll do our best to find it for you.
Center Hill Marine Brokerage


Center Hill Marine Brokerage
7732 Indian Springs Dr.
Nashville, Tennessee, US, 37221

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.

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