Grand Banks


$719,000 USD

Vancouver, BC

Capable of 20 plus knots while running quietly and efficiently or cruising more economically and leisurely at 8 knots, the Grand Banks 47 Europa offers the best of both worlds.  Fast sport cruiser speed combined with the livability, comfort and features of a long range trawler. The design of a Europa yacht with the aft cockpit, salon, lower helm station and galley all on one level, walk around covered side decks, and a large upper deck and flybridge creates a yacht with a very liveable, comfortable and spacious layout with a bright, open and airy feel throughout. Quality, Performance, Sophistication, Elegance, Reliability, Comfort, Luxurious, all synonymous with this and every Grand Banks yacht. Gioia is equipped with options and features ideally suited to coastal cruising in the Pacific Northwest.  Easily handled by a cruising couple she is equally suited for long term cruising or  weekend visits to marina or yacht club outstation.  Continually maintained and with many recent upgrades by her current owners her highlights include: Twin C-9 567hp Caterpillar Diesel Engines with (1465 hours) Onan 8 kW Generator with sound enclosure (1300 hours) Hurricane Hydronic Diesel Furnace  Furuno Electronics Package 12' Walker Bay centre console tender with 40hp Tohatsu outboard Two Stateroom and Two Head Layout

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Location Vancouver, BC
Condition Used
Category Trawlers
Overall Length 49' 5"
Year 2007
Hull Material Fiberglass
Hull Beam 15' 9"
Engine Power 1134 HP
Bridge Clearance 20' 9"
Displacement 51,000 pounds
Displacement Half Load


Fuel Tanks 600 gallon
Water Tanks 260 gallon
Holding Tanks 77 gallon

Engine 1

Make & Model Caterpillar C-9
Type Inboard
Fuel diesel
Power 567 horsepower
Hours 1463
Transmission Direct

Engine 2

Make & Model Caterpillar C-9
Type Inboard
Fuel diesel
Power 567 horsepower
Hours 1465
Transmission Direct
Manufacturers Provided Description


The all-new 47EU is the next generation Heritage Series yacht, designed and built for today's discerning yachtsman. Step aboard, set your course and you know immediately that it's a Grand Banks: rock-solid reliability, balanced by graceful lines and gracious interiors. The essence of yachting, captured in fine craftsmanship at every turn. Push forward the throttles and you begin to discover new surprises: soon you're nearing 22 knots, riding smooth and trim atop its modified deep-V hull. Inside it's broader, brighter. Outside it's another great day for a cruise. 




Throughout Gioia


The Grand Banks 47 EU aft cockpit, salon, lower helm station and galley are all on one level, giving the yacht a very liveable layout, an open feel, and outstanding ocean views at anchor and underway, both for the captain at the helm and guests aboard.

Enter the salon from the cockpit via a large, windowed sliding door. There is a second entry door at the starboard side deck accessing the helm station. 

Like all finely crafted Grand Banks yachts “Gioia” features exquisite teak woodwork with stainless steel hardware and teak and holly stripe flooring. Soft furnishings are neutral throughout. Granite counter tops and designer window covering complete the look.

  • Updated designer soft furnishings and window coverings - new 2019
  • Vimar switches and receptacles
  • Teak and Holly soles






There is an L-shaped settee to port with storage underneath and a teak Grand Banks hi-low fold out table that opens from a cocktail table to a dining table. Starboard there are two teak armchairs with an entertainment console between containing a television lift and bar cabinet with glass and bottle storage.   Further forward a teak end table, with storage and a freezer.  All around many windows are opening with screens, and a centre opening windshield on electric actuator.

  • L-shaped settee, with storage underneath 
  • Hi-Lo folding table
  • Two occasional upholstered teak arm chairs
  • Entertainment cabinet with power lift for Sony Bravia flatscreen television
  • Bose sound system with sub-woofer and custom 5-speaker system
  • Bose sound system CD player
  • Bar cabinet and glass storage
  • Storage cabinets and drawers
  • Opening windows and drapes
  • Overhead teak handrail
  • Sliding teak framed door
  • CO and smoke monitors


Lower Helm Station

Opposite and to starboard of the galley is the lower helm station with a wide 36” leather bench seat, a flip up teak step, large storage locker, and door to the starboard side decks.

  • Navigation and communication electronics, (details listed below)
  • Electronics console wrapped in Ultra-leather 
  • Engine instrumentation and gauges
  • Grand Banks teak steering wheel
  • Built in adjustable 36” ultra leather helm seat
  • Storage drawers
  • Power actuated opening windshield
  • Bow thruster control
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Air horn
  • Trim tabs control
  • Windlass control and digital chain counter
  • Trolling valves
  • Ritchie compass
  • Wiper controls
  • CompuTank Tank Monitor 
  • Holding tank level indicators and macerator pump control
  • Battery parallel switch
  • AC and DC breaker panels
  • Generator control panel
  • Inverter control panel




The enhanced GB Version III L-shaped galley layout is elegant and functional and features sumptuous granite counter tops, an electric cooktop, and stainless steel sink.  The fridges and freezer have teak doors adding to the elegant, clean design.  A remarkable amount of storage with drawers, a slide out pantry, overhead lockers, lazy susan, and additional custom cabinets.

  • Built in microwave/convection oven 
  • Eurokera 3 burner electric cook top
  • Coolmatic under counter refrigerator
  • Waeco freezer in teak cabinet under helm seat
  • Stainless steel sink with cover
  • Single lever faucet
  • Granite counters
  • Custom glass and dish storage lockers
  • Cabinet and drawer storage





“Gioia” has sleeping accommodations in two private staterooms.  The master cabin is forward with a centre-line queen berth, abundant storage in hanging lockers, cupboards and drawers, reading lights, overhead hatch with screens and shades, opening port lights. There is a private ensuite head with stall shower, fan, and opening port lights.

The guest cabin is too starboard with twin athwartship berths,  drawers and hanging storage, opening port light and hatch, with screens and easy access across the hall to the private guest / day head with shower stall, fan and opening port light. 


Master Cabin

  • Center-line island queen berth
  • Under berth storage and drawers
  • Hanging lockers port and starboard
  • Full length mirror
  • Opening hatch with screen and shade
  • Stainless reading lights
  • Opening portlights with screens and drapes
  • CO monitor and alarm
  • Hurricane furnace thermostat
  • Anchor locker access


Master Ensuite

  • Sealand vacuflush head, with individual vacuum generators
  • Vanity cabinet with granite counter and stainless sink
  • Separate shower stall
  • Storage drawers and cabinets
  • Mirror
  • Towel bars and rings
  • Opening portlights with screens and blinds


Guest Cabin

  • Twin athwartship berths
  • Hanging locker
  • Drawer storage
  • Opening hatch with screen and shade
  • Opening portlights with screens and drapes
  • Stainless reading lights
  • Panel access to helm electronics


Guest and Day Head

  • Vanity cabinet with granite counter and stainless sink
  • Separate shower stall
  • Sealand vacuflush head, with individual vacuum generators 
  • Storage lockers and cabinets
  • Mirror
  • Towel bars and rings
  • Opening portlights with screens and blinds



Main Deck and Hull


The large covered aft cockpit and the wide covered side decks provide comfort and safety when moving about the boat or gaining access through openings in the stainless steel railings on port, starboard and the aft. There is an opening transom door with teak step to the swim platform.

The spacious cockpit lazarette houses the diesel furnace and abundant storage space. There is a large storage box and two smaller lockers on the foredeck. 

Access to the boat deck and flybridge is via the gently sloped stairs from the cockpit. This stairway is hinged to reveal engine room access below.           

  • Anchor platform with double bow roller
  • Lofrans Tigress Windlass with three station controls
  • 60 lbs. CQR anchor and 300 feet of 3/8” galvanized chain
  • Self draining anchor locker
  • Saltwater wash down on foredeck
  • Foredeck storage lockers, port and starboard
  • Fiberglass deck box and teak bench seat
  • Covered walk around side decks
  • Stainless steel handrails on teak cap rails, with entry gates port and starboard
  • Stainless steel cleats and deck fittings
  • Navigation lights
  • Cockpit and side deck courtesy lights
  • Teak clad staircase to flybridge
  • Engine room access hatch, with hydraulic lifts, directly from the cockpit
  • Aft deck propane locker
  • Rail mounted Magma stainless barbecue
  • Fresh water hot and cold aft cockpit shower
  • Cockpit and side deck courtesy lights
  • Hinged transom gate
  • Teak flagpole with stainless holder
  • Teak transom planking
  • Ladder to lazarette storage
  • Hurricane diesel furnace, in lazarette
  • Teak swim platform
  • Stainless steel and teak swim ladder
  • Stainless socket fitting for custom down riggers - aft deck
  • Sunbrella canvas covers for cap rail and transom - new 2018
  • Teak folding table and chairs
  • Assorted dock lines and fenders
  • Canadian Coast Guard safety equipment




The stairs from the aft cockpit provide access to the open and spacious flybridge and boat deck.  Features include an L-shaped settee to starboard with storage underneath, a teak table, a smaller bench-style seat and wet bar with ice maker to port. Twin Ultra leather Stidd helm seats are to starboard with forward-facing bench seating to port.  Further aft, the custom stainless steel hinged radar arch and sitting athwartship is the davit crane and tender storage 

  • Helm station with navigation electronics and engine instrumentation
  • Hinged electronics panel allows secure stowage of electronics
  • Teak-rimmed stainless steel steering wheel
  • Twin Leather Stidd helm seat plus forward facing bench seat 
  • Large storage lockers under helm console
  • L-shaped settee with storage under
  • Grand Banks teak table with stainless steel pedestal
  • Wet Bar with stainless sink and storage cabinet underneath
  • Courtesy lighting
  • Hinged stainless steel arch
  • 800 LB capacity Steelhead WD800 electro hydraulic davit
  • 12' Walker Bay Generation Lite tender - 2019
  • 40hp Tohatsu outboard engine - 2019
  • Teak decking
  • Canvas Bimini top
  • Sunbrella canvas covers, helm seat, table, settees and console


Electronics and Navigation

  • Furuno Navnet dual setup with a bridge repeater including radar, GPS, AIS, autopilot and depth sounder
  • Furuno Navnet II (black box) to twin Nautical 12” displays at lower helm and single Nautical 12” glass display at upper helm
  • Furuno autopilot with remote control
  • Furuno 24-mile Radar with open-array Radome
  • Furuno Navnet GPS / Chartplotter 
  • Furuno Bottom Contour Depth Sounder and Fishfinder 
  • Icom MC604 VHF Radios at upper and lower helm stations 
  • Monrad antennas 
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Ritchie compass


Electrical System


  • Onan 8 kW Generator with sound enclosure.  1300 hours
  • 125 / 250 volt AC 
  • Alternators on each engine
  • Xantrex  PS 2512M Inverter / Charger
  • Professional Mariner Charger
  • (2) Lifeline 8D-12VDC AGM house bank - new March 2022
  • (2) Lifeline 4D-12VDC AGM house bank - new March 2022
  • (2) Lifeline 8D-12VDC AGM start battery - new March 2022
  • (1) Lifeline AGM 100amp generator battery - new March 2022
  • Battery Parallel Switch
  • Battery Isolation Switches
  • Galvanic Isolators and ProMariner ProSafe 1 Monitors
  • 50-Amp shore power with foredeck and aft cockpit connections
  • (3) Electric bilge pumps (2) manual bilge pumps


Engines and Mechanical


The engine room is accessed via a ladder from a hatch beside the helm, or by lifting the flybridge stairway in the aft cockpit.  The space is organized and thoughtfully designed with easy access to all mechanical equipment, generator, batteries, etc.  There is plenty of room for additional storage, spare parts and tools.The twin C-9 Caterpillar engines are turbo charged, after cooled, and electronically controlled common rail fuel injected engines.  The 567hp provide excellent fuel efficiency at the low cruise, all with quiet and smoke free performance.  The superb engine room insulation, soft motor mounts and a shaft saver coupler contribute to a surprisingly quiet interior salon while underway.

  • Twin C-9 567hp Caterpillar Diesel Engines with 1465 hours
  • Caterpillar engine monitoring analog displays with alarms and gauges at upper and lower helm stations
  • Twin Disc Transmissions each equipped with trolling valves
  • Morse throttle and shift controls
  • Capilano Teleflex hydraulic steering, two station 
  • Bennett hydraulic trim tabs with dual helm controls
  • Side Power 12V DC bow thruster
  • Racor fuel filters on each engine with valves and fuel transfer manifold
  • Fiberglass fuel tanks
  • Underwater exhaust discharge with idle bypass muffler 
  • Tides Marine dripless shaft log with spare seal 
  • Delta-T demister engine room ventilators 
  • Engine room sound insulation
  • Engine room fresh water faucet
  • AC fluorescent lighting 
  • DC Lighting
  • Automatic engine room fire suppression system
  • Reverso electric oil change system
  • Hurricane diesel-fired hydronic heater, with hot water tank heat exchanger, and multi zone temperature controls.
  • Seaward 20 US gallon hot water tank, heated by AC power and diesel furnace heat exchanger


Recent Maintenance

  • Diesel furnace cooling flush and service - December 2018
  • Annual service, fluids and filters all engines - May 2020
  • Hull and cabin waxed and polished - 2020
  • Haul out, bottom paint and zincs - 2020
  • New start batteries - February 2022
  • Brightwork refinished - February 2022



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.


All personal property is excluded unless specifically identified and included in the sale agreement and listing specifications. Personal property refers to all items not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, furnishings, and recreational or entertainment items. Advertisements, marketing materials, and/or other photography may depict the vessel with personal property, however, such personal property is excluded unless otherwise specifically included as provided herein.

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Disclaimer: 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 investigatge such details as the buyer desires validated. Price, if shown, may not include applicable state or government fees, taxes, destination charges, preparation charges, or finance charges (if applicable). Final actual sales price may vary depending on options or accessories selected. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, manufacturer revision, or withdrawal without notice.

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