Edwards Yacht Sales

1993 DeFever Offshore Cruiser

  • 44 ft
  • Trawler
  • Miami, FL, US

Yacht price



Eagle's Nest is a classic, but newer, DeFever 44 with stabilizers in good condition. She offers fuel efficient Perkins 135 hp main engines, Kohler generator, fuel polishing system and a custom king size berth in the master stateroom. Her sellers liveaboard each winter and then store her each summer. They are wrapping up their cruising plans and are now preparing to move ashore year-round. She is a Great Loop capable boat.


Basic Information

Offshore Cruiser
Miami, FL, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
Vessel Name:
Eagle's Nest
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Dimensions & Weight

44 ft - 13.41 meter
15 ft - 4.57 meter
Draft - max:
4 ft 7 in - 1.4 meter
Bridge Clearance:
17 ft 10 in - 5.43 meter
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Fuel Type:
135 (Individual), 270 (combined)
Max Speed:
10 MPH

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
900 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
350 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
20 gallons - 1 tank(s)


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44' DeFever Vessel Walkthrough

Entering the salon from the sundeck, you will find the under counter refrigeration starboard aft, lounge chair to starboard, lower helm and side deck access door starboard forward, galley port aft, settee with table to port and another lounge chair and side deck access door port forward. The master stateroom is aft and the guest stateroom is forward with access to the engine room.

The headroom in the salon is 6'7", guest stateroom is 6'7", the master stateroom is 6'4", the master stateroom shower is 6'5", the sundeck is 6'3", the flybridge is 6'11" and the engine room headroom is 5'4".  The master stateroom berth is 7'3" long and the guest berths are 7' long.

44' DeFever Accommodations
Eagle's Nest offers a full-beam aft master stateroom with ensuite head and enclosed shower, and a guest stateroom forward, which also has an ensuite head

44' DeFever Salon
The large salon offers wrap-around seating with hi/lo folding teak table to port, Ekornes stressless lounge chair and ottoman and chart drawer/counter port forward, side deck access doors on both sides forward, Ekornes stressless lounge chair and ottoman to starboard, teak parquet sole, reading lights, shelves and large side windows with curtains and blinds.

44' DeFever Galley

The galley is located port aft in the salon and offers opening side and aft windows for plenty of light and ventilation. There is also plenty of counter space and storage.

- Princess Gourmet Euro-Kera ceramic 3-burner electric cooktop

- Kenmore convection/microwave oven

- Tundra and Dometic under counter refrigerators

- GE Profile dishwasher

- Double stainless steel sinks

- Wine glass rack

- Storage cabinets and drawers

- U-Line icemaker

- Teak parquet sole

44' DeFever Dining
Dining space is available at the salon table and the sundeck table.

44' DeFever Master Stateroom
The full beam aft master stateroom offers a centerline KING size berth, nightstands, hanging lockers, walk-in closet, storage drawers and cabinets, desk/vanity, teak parquet sole, reading lights, six portlights and two transom hatches with curtains for loads of natural light and ventilation, fans and an ensuite head with enclosed shower.

44' DeFever Guest Stateroom
The guest stateroom forward offers a v-berth with insert, overhead deck hatch and four portlights with curtains for plenty of natural light and ventilation, bound carpet over teak parquet sole, hanging locker, storage drawers and cabinets, shelves, fan, reading lights and ensuite head.

44' DeFever Laundry
- Splendide 2100XC washer/dryer

44' DeFever Lower Helm

The lower helm is located starboard forward in the salon and offers a side deck access door for easier docking and line handling and full helm.

44' DeFever Flybridge
The huge flybridge offers a full console forward with storage underneath, benchseats port and starboard with storage underneath, Pompanette helm seat, bimini, Radar arch, benchseat with storage underneath starboard aft, console cover and non-skid decks.

44' DeFever Sundeck
The sundeck offers a teak deck, hard top, aft gate to the swimplatform ladder, same level side deck access, teak deck furniture, sun shades, wetbar forward and fresh water washdown.

44' DeFever Audio/Visual Equipment

- Samsung flat screen TV in the salon

- Sony BDP-S370 Blu-Ray player in the salon

- Jensen and Pioneer speakers on the flybridge

44' DeFever Electronics

- Garmin GMR 18 Radar

- Garmin 4212 multi-function display on the flybridge

- Simrad Robertson AP26 autopilot at the lower helm and AP25 on the flybridge

- Simrad Robertson IS11 speed/depth display at the lower helm

- Robertson Dataline rudder angle indicator at the lower helm

- Ritchie Powerdamp magnetic compass on flybridge and at the lower helm

- Standard Horizon Eclipse DSC VHF on flybridge

- Standard Horizon Titan+ VHF at the lower helm

- Weems & Plath clock and barometer in the salon

- Wifi and cell signal boosters

- Intercom system

44' DeFever Electrical System

- Kohler 12.5ROFOP63 10.6 kW generator with approximately 563 hours

- StatPower TrueCharge 40+ battery charger

- 50 amp shore cord

- 12 vdc outlet at the lower helm

44' DeFever Engine/Mechanical Equipment

- Twin Perkins 6.354 135 hp main engines with approximately 1,797 hours on port and 1,783 hours on starboard

- Borg Warner Velvet Drive gearboxes

- Morse engine controls

- Glendinning engine synchronizer

- Sea chest

- Work bench

- Dual Racor 75/900MAX fuel filters with vacuum gauge for each main engine

- Racor 500FG fuel filter for each generator

- Racor 900FH fuel polishing/transfer system

- Algae-X magnetic fuel conditioning system

- Fuel manifold

- Hydraulic steering system

- Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning/heating system (3 units)

- Naiad 160 stabilizer system

- Seaward 11 gallon water heater

- Electric heads

- Wema tank gauges

- New main engines and generator exhaust system (2016)

44' DeFever Deck Equipment

- Maxwell 2200 anchor windlass with foot controls

- Fortress FX-55 anchor

- Single stainless steel anchor roller

- Foredeck storage boxes

- Raw water washdown on foredeck and fresh water on aftdeck

- Stainless steel rails forward and on each side

- Teak cap rails on stainless steel stanchions on teak toe rails aft

- Stainless steel deck hardware

- Stainless steel fender racks forward

- Non-skid decks forward and sides and teak deck on the sundeck

- Windscreen cover

- Boarding gate each side

- Teak swimplatform

- Teak and stainless steel swimplatform ladder

- Stainless steel swim ladder

- Marquipt boarding ladder

44' DeFever Tender

- Avon 12' RIB

- Yamaha 15hp 2-stroke outboard (2008)

- Stainless steel davit

44' DeFever Safety and Fire Equipment

- Fire extinguishers

- Rule bilge pumps

- Lifesling2 Overboard Rescue System

- First Alert smoke and carbon monoxide detector

44' DeFever Exclusions

- Sellers' personal belongings

- Artwork

44' DeFever Disclaimer
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

Co-Brokerage Commission Split Policy

All our listings are available for co-brokerage on a 50-50 commission split agreement when the selling broker shows the listing and attends the survey. If the selling broker requires a courtesy showing and we are available to conduct a courtesy showing on our listing, the co-brokerage commission split is 60% listing commission and 40% selling commission. If the selling broker does not attend the survey, the co-brokerage commission split is 70% listing commission and 30% selling commission

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