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  • 1998 Merritt 58 Sportfish


    Pompano Beach, FL, US
    • 2 Heads
    • 2 Engines

    ISLAND ROVER Is Hull #63 From Merritt Boat Works And The Fifth Boat Of The Popular 58’ Series Of Which Thirteen Were Built. ISLAND ROVER Was Built With A Three Stateroom And Two Head Layout And A Pickled Teak Interior. With Just Over 2000 Hours Since Major Overhaul On The Dependable Caterpillar Engines, ISLAND ROVER Is Ready For Either Serious Tournament Fishing Or Family Cruising And Entertaining. Maintained By A Knowledgeable Full Time Captain And Merritt’s Boat Yard. The Owners Plans Have Changed And Have Made This Boat Available For Sale And It Is Easy To See At Merritt’s.



    Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Merritt's Boat & Engine Works Brokerage.

    • Last updated Nov 22nd, 2023


    Quick Specs

    Builder: Merritt
    Country: US
    Category: Power
    Model: 58 Sportfish
    Model Year: 1998


    Heads: 2

    Hull Information

    Hull ID: MBN58063E898
    Hull Material: Composite


    Length: 58 ' (17.68M)
    Draft: 5.5 ft' (1M)
    Beam: 18.42 ft' (5M)


    Cruising Speed: 26 Knots
    Fuel Capacity: 1480 G. 5602 L.
    Water Capacity: 330 G. 1249 L.
    Holding Tank: 60 G. 227 L.


    Engine 1

    Engine Make: Caterpillar
    Engine Model: 3412
    Engine Type: Inboard
    Power HP: 1,350
    Fuel Type: diesel
    Engine Hours: 2,020

    Engine 2

    Engine Make: Caterpillar
    Engine Model: 3412
    Engine Type: Inboard
    Power HP: 1,350
    Fuel Type: diesel
    Engine Hours: 2,020



    • Mezzanine seating in cockpit
    • Main engines have 2000 hours since major overhaul
    • All varnish stripped and built back up - 2021
    • Front mask completely ground down and re glassed and painted - 2021
    • New bow thruster installed - 2021
    • New SpotZero unit - 2021
    • New remote direct expansion A/C units installed - 2021
    • New on deck bait wells and Hooker pumps 



    • Generators: (2) - Phasor  |  Hours: 1580 Port / 1950 Starboard
    •  Output:   24 KW
    •  Shore Power: Two - 50Amp, single phase 240 Volt 60 Hz
    •  Batteries:   (6) - Lead Acid  
    •  Main Engine   (2) - 24 Volt
    •  Generator Starting:   (2) - 24 Volt
    •  General Service:   (2) - 24 Volt



    • (5) - Dometic remote direct expansion units - new 2021
    • 24,000 BTU - Salon
    • 16,000 BTU - Galley
    • 12,000 BTU - Master Stateroom
    • 10,000 BTU - VIP Stateroom
    • 6,000 BTU - Crew Stateroom
    • (2) New A/C saltwater pumps - 2021



    • Watermakers inc. WMS 1500 water maker
    • SpotZero unit
    • Side Power bow thruster
    • (2) Headhunter Mach 5 fresh water pumps plus one spare
    • Merritt oil change system with two reservoir tanks
    • Racor fuel filtration for main engines and generators
    • Jabsco 24V blackwater pump plus one spare 
    • JunnAir air compressor
    • FillRight fuel transfer pump plus one spare
    • Atlantic Marine 20 Gal hot water heater
    • (2) Charles battery chargers
    • Hynautic Steering System
    • Bennett trim tabs
    • Dripless shaft seals
    • Engine room freshwater wash down 
    • Port and Starboard cockpit refrigeration/freezer compressors
    • (4) under water lights 
    • Halon automatic fire extinguishing system 



    • Varnished teak console with single lever controls in helm
    • Two Merritt helm chairs
    • Three large bench seats with storage underneath
    • Insulated drink box in forward dash
    • Fresh water wash down in forward dash
    • C-Worthy bridge enclosure
    • Lights in underside of hardtop
    • Fuel gauges in console
    • Fuel transfer switch in console
    • Bilge pump and high water alarm panel in console
    • Furuno 25 kw radar
    • Simrad auto-pilot
    • Garmin rudder indicator
    • Furuno sounder
    • Garmin 8612
    • Flir night vision camera 
    • ACR spotlight
    • Ritchie compass
    • Standard Horizon VHF
    • Bow thruster controller
    • Two Miya-Epoch US-9 teaser reels in overhead
    • Seven rod holders on aft bridge rail



    • Single lever controls
    • Fore and aft spreader lights under tower floor
    • Courtesy lights under tower floor
    • Furuno NavNet
    • Furuno RD-30 multi display
    • StandardHorizon VHF
    • Freshwater wash down hose
    • Kahlenberg horns



    • Mezzanine seating
    • Teak decks and covering boards
    • Walk through tuna door
    • Built in fish box in teak cockpit deck
    • Eskimo ice machine in lazaret plumbed to fish box
    • Lazaret hatch forward of fish box
    • (2) In deck live bait wells plumbed through bottom
    • (2) Scott Alvarez on deck fiberglass bait wells 
    • Scott Alvarez sea chest box in lazaret with (3) Hooker 4500 GPH pumps
    • Gaff and mop lockers under gunwales
    • Fresh water wash down
    • (2) Merritt freezers under mezzanine seating
    • (2) Merritt refrigerated boxes in mezzanine deck
    • Insulated drink box
    • Tackle storage in mezzanine
    • Four Electric reel outlets  (2)12v - (2) 24v
    • Rocket launcher with eleven rod holders and prep area with two drink holders
    • Offset stanchion for rocket launcher
    • Engine room access in mezzanine
    • (6) Rod holders in covering boards
    • Jack Hopewell tuna tower with three rod holder steps in both legs
    • 36 Ft Rupp triple spreader outriggers 
    • Rupp center rigger
    • (2) Miya Epoch US-9 electric teaser reels in bridge overhead
    • Lights and speakers in cockpit overhead



    • Electric sliding door in teak bulkhead leading in from cockpit
    • Port side wrap beige leather sofa with teak coffee table
    • Sofa cushions hinged for easy access to storage underneath
    • A/V cabinet with new 32” Samsung smart TV with Crestron controller to starboard aft
    • Occasional chair forward of A/V cabinet
    • Poseidon custom window blinds
    • Dinette table with granite top and seating for four to starboard forward
    • Storage under dinette seating
    • Galley to port forward with under counter appliances and granite counter tops
    • Stainless steel double sink with disposal unit
    • Merritt custom side by side freezer and refrigerator under counter forward
    • St. George four burner range with hinged granite lid under aft countertop
    • Slide out storage drawers and pots and pans cabinet
    • Teak paneled cabinets forward with slide out drawers underneath
    • Convection microwave inside forward cabinets
    • Slide out drawers with ample storage in forward cabinets
    • Teak flooring in galley area and under dinette



    • Four stairs and a teak handrail leading forward to three staterooms and two heads.
    • Laundry center with Whirlpool stack unit in companionway forward of crew quarters.



    • Located to starboard - aft 
    • Over/under single berths with reading lights
    • Hanging locker with two storage drawers underneath



    • Located to port - aft
    • Double berth with an upper fold down single berth pullman above
    • Three storage drawers and storage area under berth
    • Large hanging locker forward 
    • Access through door to head and shower
    • Marble countertop in head
    • Large shower with glass doors trimmed in stainless
    • Teak flooring in head



    • Located forward
    • Queen sized berth
    • Hanging locker and six drawer vanity to starboard
    • Large hinged mirrored cabinets with new Samsung 32” Smart TV behind
    • Ample storage under hinged berth
    • Ensuite head and shower forward with marble countertop
    • Large shower with glass doors trimmed in stainless
    • Teak flooring in head



    • Muir 24v windlass
    • 50’ Galvanized chain with 300’ 3/4” nylon rope 
    • 80 Lb Suncor stainless steel anchor



    • Owners personal items - fishing tackle - tools



    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.