1989 16 x 68 Sumerset


Make:   Sumerset
Model:   16 x 68 Houseboat
Boat Name:   Laid Back
Year:   1989
Price:   $149000
Location:   Laurel Lake, KY
Hull Material:   Aluminium
LOA:   68'
Beam:   16'
Engine/Fuel Type:   Gas
Engine #:   2
Engine Hours:   445
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1989 16’ x 68’ Sumerset

Laid Back is a nicely updated and well maintained houseboat.  A wonderful vessel to enjoy the comforts of home while having summer fun.

This boat features a large front deck with table that seats 4, a glider, plus 2 extra chairs. Plenty of room to enjoy the scenery.

Sliding glass doors lead into the the spacious salon. The interior has been completely updated with bamboo flooring throughout. New cabinets, updated window treatments and new A/C are just few upgrades. The salon features a queen sleeper sofa, arm chair coffee table and entertainment center.  On the starboard side is the lower helm.

Galley features side-by-side refrigerator with ice and water in door, smooth top range, and built-in microwave. Added plus is a bar with built in ice maker below the entertainment center. Everything needed to entertain.

Off the galley is access to the guest stateroom with full size bed and closet.

Move down the hall from the galley to find the cuddy with full size bed and TV.

Aft of the cuddy and to port is the bath which includes a vanity, upgraded Tecma head and shower. In the hall to the starboard is a stack washer/dryer. A must on any houseboat.

On down the hall to the Master stateroom with king bed, mirrored door hanging closet and TV.  The master shares the bath with it’s own private door.

Step out onto the back deck through the sliding glass doors.  Area features 3 large hatches that give easy access to the engines and generator.  New 4’ Swim platform features jet ski ramp plus swim ladder. Spiral steps lead to the top deck. Back deck also has a full enclosure.  Room to enjoy the water in comfort.

Top deck is the place to be. Forward is a full flybridge with sport top and a new 24’ hard top offers shade. There is a table with seating for 6, 2 chaise lounges and 2 large storage boxes. Everyone will love the slide. The top deck was recently repainted with pitthane paint and will offer years of enjoyment.

Laid Back has been updated and is ready for you to start enjoying relaxing days on the water. Call today to make this houseboat yours.  Summer is calling.  Are you ready?


  • Oak interior

  • New bamboo flooring throughout

  • Queen Master Stateroom w/ Closet and Drawer Storage

  • Full size guest Stateroom w/Closet

  • Full size Cuddy

  • Full Bath

  • Front Deck Table w/seating for 4

  • Updated window treatments


  • Whirlpool side by side refrigerator w/ice and water in the door (New)

  • Whirlpool  smooth top range w/ oven (New)

  • Tappan 30” Built-in Microwave

  • Bar w/U-line ice maker

  • All new cabinets

Entertainment Equipment

  • 43” Vizio Flat Screen TV (in Salon)

  • Samsung Blu-ray player (Salon)

  • Satellite TV system  

  • 32” Vizio TV flat screen TV (Master Stateroom)

  • 20” Emerson flat screen TV (Cuddy)

Top Deck Features

  • 2 Chaise Lounges

  • New 24’ Hard Top

  • Flybridge w/ sport top

  • Table w/seating for 6

  • Slide

  • 2 Large storage lockers


  • Hydraulic Steering

  • VHF Radios

  • Remote Spotlight

  • Depth sounder

  • Rudder indicator

  • Inverter remote panel

Hull, Deck & Construction

  • 16’ wide x 68’ LOA

  • 3/16” 50/52H32 Aluminum hull construction

  • 4’ Swim deck w/jet ski ramp and ladder (New)


  • 50-amp Electric Service

  • 2500 Watt Trace Inverter 6 Batteries

  • CO Detectors in each Sleeping Area

Engines & Mechanical

  • Twin Volvo Penta 5.0L Duo Props 445 Hours

  • 12.5 KW Westerbeke Generator 1690 Hours

  • 2 – 40 Gallon Fuel Tanks

Additional Information

  • 2  80 Gallon Fresh Water Tanks

  • 20 Gallon Hot Water Heaters

  • 2 80 Gallon Black Water Tanks (Unused)

  • New HVAC system

  • New upgraded Tecma head

  • New pitthane paint on roof

  • New complete vinyl wrap on sides of boat


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