1985, Freedom Yachts 44 Cat Ketch

Freedom Yachts 44 Cat Ketch1985

62500.00Charleston, SC

  • Year: 1985
  • Length: 44'
  • Price: 62500.00
  • Located in Charleston, SC
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
  • YW# 3037060

Olive Juice as purchased by her current owner in October 2014. Over the next three months she underwent significant improvements prior to a Bahamas cruise. She got all new canvas and sail covers, all new interior cushions and a new Awlgrip Paint job. She has spent the last year n the Bahamas and is  currently for sale only because her owner has purchased a larger performance catamaran.




Engine Brand:Yanmar
Engine Model:4JH-TE
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power:55|horsepower


Fresh Water Tanks:(0 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (0 Gallons)

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.


The custom interior differs from other Freedom 44s in that the area forward of the galley has 2 swivel chairs on the port side of the salon with a cabinet between.  A 3 leaf table is mounted on the forward side of the galley and a settee runs alongside the starboard salon and includes cabinets and storage.

The forward cabin has a large V berth with hanging lockers and drawers.  Aft of the salon, port and starboard, are two cabins both with double berths.

  •  Bulkhead mounted diesel heater
  • 6 deck hatches
  • Composting head
  • Shower

Deck and Hull

  • Maxwell 2200 windlass
  • Bruce 66lb. anchor with 230ft. chain and 250ft. nylon rode
  • 65lb plow anchor with 230ft. chain and 250 nylon rode
  • Large Fortress storm anchor
  • Avon rib dinghy with all accessories
  • Merc 4 stroke dinghy motor
  • Transom mount prop generator
  • Dripless shaft stuffing box
  • AutoProp H5 feathering prop
  • LifeSling overboard rescue system
  • Copper infused epoxy paint over 7 layer barrier coat
  • 4 tyype 1 lifejackets
  • Elk hide steering sheel
  • Self-tailing winches with all lines led aft
  • Bimini top and dodger (2015)
  • Kiwigrip deck non-skid (2014)
  • Jack lines
  • Spare 2 and 3 blade fixed props
  • SS boarding ladder
  • 2 propane tanks
  • Bosun''s chair
  • Mast climber system
  • Wind scoops




  • 3 burner Force 10 propane stove with oven
  • Grunert refrigerator and freezer
  • Stainless Steel double sink
  • Manual sea water and fresh water pumps



  • 2 Garmin 5 GPS units, one wired to the auto-pilot and one to the VHF
  • 2 spare Garmin 5 GPS units
  • Raymarine autohelm ST-60 tridata with 4 multi displays
  • Raymarine autopilot 6000
  • ICOM VHF IC-M504 with remote speaker in main cabin and at the helm
  • ICOM IC-802 SSB
  • 2 VHF antennas
  • Raymarine RL70 radar
  • PCR 1500 all bank radio with remote control head for use with a PC
  • Jensen stereo with remote in the cockpit
  • Pioneeer cockpit speakers
  • 22in flat screen TV with DVD
  • Oregon Scientific weather station


  • 6 golf cart 6v batteries wired in 3 battery banks - 660ah total
  • 100 amp engine regulator with multiphase regulator
  • Group 75 engine starting battery (2014)
  • 30 amp shore power
  • Magnum 2500 charger/inverter
  • Spare wire, electrical parts and bulbs
  • New wiring

Sails and Rigging

  • Carbon fiber masts
  • Fully battened sails mounted on tracks
  • Main and Mizzen sails with 2 jiffy reefs each, each reef reducing sail area by 20
  • Stack Pack and lazy jacks
  • Staysail
  • Sail repair kit
  • All new Sail Covers 2015