2008 Meridian 580 Pilothouse


2008 Meridian 580 Pilothouse

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The 580 Pilothouse was built as the Flagship of the Meridian fleet boasting graceful styling and interior accommodations that rival yachts much larger in size.  The 580 Meridian features (3) Staterooms with a Full-Beamed Mid-Ship Master, (2) well-appointed private ensuites, a spacious salon and distinctive dining area.  Whether you are looking to do extended cruising or live-a-board, this yacht should be given strong consideration.

Now available for sale, ”Grateful” represents one of the finest examples featuring:

  • Transferrable LLC
  • Upgraded 715hp QSM-11M Cummins with low hours
  • 17kW Genset w/ 400 hrs
  • 4kW True Sine Wave Inverter/Charger (New 2018)
  • Sonos Surround System (New 2018)
  • New House and Start Batteries (New 2017)
  • Webasto Diesel Furnace
  • (5) Zone Reverse-Cycle HT/AC
  • Fully Hydraulic and Rotational Davit
  • Bow and Stern Thruster
  • Underwater Lights
  • Custom Stainless Swim Step Rails
  • Records and Services Available


In preparation for Sale, the vessel has just undergone:

  • Full Wax and Detail
  • Extensive Machinery Services
  • Mains, Transmissions and Generator Serviced
  • Engine Room Detailed


This is a wonderful opportunity to own a well-loved and cared for motoryacht that exudes nothing less than pride of ownership.

Number of Engines  
Engine Brand Cummins
Engine Model QSM 11
Engine/fuel type Diesel
Drive type Direct Drive
Engine power 715 HP
Engine Hours 600
Engine type Inboard
LOA 58'
Beam 17'4"
Maximum draft 4'11"
Displacement 59,920 lbs
Cruising Speed 20 knots
Maximum Speed 23 knots
Fresh water tanks 218 Gallons
Fuel tanks 800 Gallons
Holding tanks 74 Gallons


The 580 features a Spacious and Inviting Salon with a Large Sofa to Port with Recliner Option and Swivel Barrel Chair.  Opposing is a curved Love Seat making the Salon comfortable for a small crowd of guests.   Forward of the Salon and to Port is the Large Galley with opposing Dinette.

Up from the Salon is the Large and Commanding Pilothouse compete with powered Leather Recaro Helm Chair and L-Shaped Setteeaccommodating enough for lite dining and fare. From the Pilothouse you can access the fore and aft deck from the side door on starboard.  TheBridge Deck is accessible through an interior open staircase.

Staterooms are accessible down the spiral staircase starboard of the pilothouse helm.  The Master Stateroom is mid-ship featuring a full-beam suite. The master berth is thwart-ship with Queen-sized Mattress, His/Hers Nightstands, Hanging Lockers and Private Entertainment Center.   TheMaster Ensuite features a dressing vanity with sink and private head, tub and shower.

Forward of the Master Stateroom is a full-sized stackable washer/dryer.  Moving forward in the companionway is the Guest Stateroom with L-Configured Bunks.   The VIP Ensuite is to starboard with a large head and shower and private access from the VIP Stateroom.  The VIP Stateroom features a centerline double berth with TV, DVD, opposing hanging lockers, drawers and ample natural light and storage.


The Galley is forward and to port of the salon, is well-appointed and accommodating.

Features include:

  • U-shaped galley with granite-appearance Corian counter tops
  • Stainless Frigidaire Refer/Freezer
  • Kenyon 4-Burner Electric Cooktop
  • GE Trash Compactor
  • GE Electric Oven
  • GE Convection Microwave Oven
  • Double S/S Sink
  • Cherrywood Cabinetry and Overhead/Under Counter Storage
  • Opposing Dinette with Table and Storage Pedestal
  • Cherrywood Galley Sole

Mechanical Systems

The Engine Room is well-organized and spacious with room to work on all sides of the engine(s).   The Generator is easily accessible through the cockpit sole.   Additional equipment includes:

  • Twin 715hp QSM-11M Cummins with 600 hours
  • 17kW Onan Generator with 400 hours
  • 4kW Pure Sine Wave Inverter (New 4/2018)
  • Generator Serviced (5/2019)
  • New Generator RW Impeller
  • New Generator Start Battery (11/2017)
  • New House Batteries (11/2017)
  • Mains and Transmissions Serviced (5/2019)
  • Belts, Filters, Racors Replaced (5/2019)
  • Dual Racor Filters

Electrical and Ancillary Equipment

  • 4kW Pure Sine Wave Inverter (4/2018)
  • 24V 40amp Battery Charger (4/2018)
  • House Battery Bank: (8) 6V (11/2017)
  • 24V Start Battery Bank: (4) Group 31 (11/2017)
  • Generator Battery Bank:  (2) Group 24 (11/2017)
  • Head Pumps Serviced (5/2018)
  • (5) Zone Reverse-Cycle HT/AC System
  • Hydraulic HCR 1600 Fully Rotational Davit
  • Reverso Oil Change Pump
  • Fuel Transfer System
  • Webasto Diesel Heat
  • Red-Dot Style Heating System – Engine Run
  • Glendinning Cable Master
  • 50 Amp / 250V Ship Service

Navigation and Electronics

Electronics are complete for all discerning owners.  Systems Include:

Pilothouse Systems:

  • (2) Northstar 6000i GPS/Chart/Radar/Video Display
  • 48 open array Radar
  • Northstar VHF Command Mic
  • Northstar Depth Sounder
  • Northstar AutoPilot
  • Video Camera Input to Northstar 6000i  (Engine Room and Cockpit)
  • Smart Craft Vessel Systems Monitor (Fuel, Water, Waste, Electrical, Gen, Fuel Burn)
  • Hynautic Steering
  • Twin Disc Electronic Engine Controls
  • Search Light Remote
  • Fully Adjustable Electric Recaro Helm Seat
  • Full Analog Instrumentation
  • Sidepower Bow and Stern Thruster Control with Wireless Remote
  • Clarion M475 AM/FM/CD/MP3 Player with DCZ 625 6-Disc Changer
  • AC and DC Electrical Panels
  • KVH TracVision SAT TV Input and Control

Bridge Helm Systems:

  • (1) Northstar 6000i GPS/Chart/Radar/Video Display
  • Video Camera Input (Engine Room and Cockpit)
  • Northstar AutoPilot
  • TwinDisc Electric Engine Controls
  • Northstar NS100 VHF Command Mic
  • Northstar Depth Sounder
  • Clarion AM/FM/CD/MP3 Remote
  • Search Light Remote
  • Analog Gauges

Bridge and Deck Amenities

  • Dual Bridge Helm Charis
  • Large L-Shaped Settee with Chase Lounge to Port
  • Wet Bar Sink
  • U-Line Refer / Icemaker
  • HCR 1600# Hydraulic Davit
  • Tender Chocks (Stored in Engine Room)
  • Fully Enclosed Bridge Deck
  • Full Covers for Helm, Chairs, Settee, Wet bar
  • Foredeck Sunpad (New 2018)
  • Folding Captain Chairs (New 2018)
  • Custom Stainless Swimstep Rails (News 2018)
  • Lewmar Delta Stainless Anchor with 250’ Chain and 200’ Rope Rode
  • Lewmar Windlass with Remotes at Helm(s) and Foot Pedals
  • Washdown at Anchor Locker (Salt and Fresh)
  • Glendinning Cable Master


West Coast Yachts 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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