She has travelled extensively, carried «la crème de la crème» (the best of the best) of the music world and hosted some of the swankiest parties of all time. The Swan 65 Evrika, a yacht that was once owned by Pink Floyd keyboardist Rick Wright, is for sale.
See how the once pride and joy of the legendary rocker looks like now.
The founder of the British rock group has owned the boat for 25 years, having sailed it over hundreds of miles around the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Now anyone can own this beautiful boat, designed by the famous studio. Sparkman & StephensNow anyone can own this beautiful boat, designed by the famous studio, for as little as £450,000.
Built in 1982 by the Finnish shipyard Nautor's Swan. Evrika has had only three owners since she was built in 1982 by a Finnish shipyard. Wright bought her in 1984 after she had been successfully entered in regattas with her first owner for 2 years. She is currently owned by Richard Little, who bought her 5 years ago.
Many remember Wright as a skilled yachtsman and incredibly hospitable host of a brilliant vessel. In the Caribbean, where the rocker had travelled extensively, legends of the lively partying onboard Evrika, where free booze flowed like a river.
The teak deck was refurbished in 2007 and the boat underwent a major refit in 2012, but even after that, much of the original engineering has survived, including the Baby Blake toilets (although they have been upgraded). The equipment and appliances have been repaired or replaced.
She is based on the standard 20-metre Swan 65. Her stylish yet practical interior accommodation includes 4 cabins for 8 people, one of which is ensuite to the owner. The sophisticated galley is equipped with a fridge and gas stove with grill, while the salon, behind the U-shaped dining area, easily accommodates all passengers.
It remains to be seen who will be the lucky new owner of a celebrity navigator's boat?