Sun Quest

Sun Quest

Basic Information

Price: $159,000 USD
Builder: MAPLE LEAF.
Category: Aft Cockpit, Sloop, .
Model: 56
Model Year: 1981
Year Built: 1981

Bradford Marine Yacht Sales
Phone: 954-377-3900
Fax: 954-377-3901



LOA: 56' 0" (17.07)
Beam: 14' 9" (4.50)
Max Draft: 7' 6" (2.29)

Speed, Capacities and Weight

Water Capacity: 800gal (3028ltr)
Fuel Capacity: 400gal (1514ltr)


Total Cabins: 3
Total Berths: 5
Total Berths: 5
Total Heads: 2
Captain Quarters: False

Hull and Deck Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass

Engine Information

Manufacturer: Ford Lehman
Model: 2715E
Engine Count: 1
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Type: Inboard
Propulsion Type: Direct Drive
Horsepower Engine 1: 120

Location of Vessel

Marina del Rey, California United States



Your Day on the Water just got better!

Sun Quest is a Maple Leaf Center cockpit sloop built by Cooper Yachts and designed by Stan Huntingford and represents years of offshore design work. She has the tankage for extended cruising. A cockpit that can easily seat 8 with large open deck space for handling sails and launching dinghies. 

This world cruiser had many upgrades to its systems, received an extremely high level of maintenance throughout and shows superbly. Reliable Ford Lehman Diesel, Bow Thruster and Luke Feathering prop may maneuvering easy.

Fresh Bottom Paint December 2018.



There are three double cabins. The forward v-berth comfortably sleeps two adults, midships cabin sleeps two and a large master aft cabin with queen size bed sleeps two adults. The master cabin has an ensuite head w/electric flush & separate full shower w/mini bath. The forward head has a manual toilet & separate shower.

The main cabin is one of the largest of this size vessel and features the nav. station, u-shaped dinette with seating for eight and the galley has very workable space and storage. There are lockers and cabinets throughout in ash and oak.

There is 7′ headroom throughout the vessels cabins. The sleeping quarters are spaced out with privacy in mind.

5 large opening hatches and 9 opening portholes with fans throughout.


  • Large Galley with plenty of storage
  • Pressure hot and cold water
  • Double Stainless Sink
  • 3-Burner Propane Stove w/Oven
  • Panasonic Microwave
  • Norcold Refrigerator
  • Large cold Plate Refrigerator/Freeze, 12v/110v
  • Trash Compactor

Deck and Deck Hardware

  • Bow Thruster
  • Wheel Steering
  • Engine Controls on Steering Pedestal
  • Emergency Tiller
  • Double Rail Bow Pulpit
  • Lifelines
  • Handrails
  • Ladder
  • Transom Swim Step
  • Anchor w/200' Chain, 280' Rode
  • Bow Roller
  • Electric Windlass

Rigging, Sails and Sail Handling

  • Painted Aluminum Spars
  • Keel Stepped Main Mast
  • Wind Indicator at Masthead
  • Stainless Standing Rigging
  • Internal Halyards
  • Running Rigging Led Aft
  • UK Main
  • 130% Genoa
  • Hood Headsail Furling Gear
  • Hood Mainsail Furling Gear
  • (2) Lewmar 62 Electric Winches
  • (1) Lewmar 30 Electric Winch
  • (2) Lewmar 40 Winches
  • (1) Lewmar 48 Winch
  • Boom Vang


  • Furuno 1831 Radar
  • Com Nav Autopilot
  • Signet Fathometer
  • B & G Knotmeter
  • B & G Windspeed
  • B & G Wind Direction
  • Tic Tac Wind Close Haul Indicator
  • Shipmate GPS
  • Uniden 625C VHF
  • Ritchie Pedestal Compass
  • West Marine Clock
  • Watrous Barometer
  • Watrous Humidity


  • Cockpit Dodger
  • Bimini Cover
  • Winch Covers
  • Window Covers

Additional Equipment

  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Bell
  • Flares
  • Cockpit Table
  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Bosuns Chair
  • Deck Wash Down
  • Dock Steps
  • West Marine RIB
  • 8 HP Suzuki Out board
  • Outboard Davit

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