Boat Sales International

X-Yachts 562
€250,000.00 (Tax Paid)


Elegant, fast and comfortable!

Beautiful lines from Niels Jeppesen design coupled with the top quality finish and flair from X-Yachts - This is a yacht for the sailing purist and you could be sailing this yacht in time for the Summer!

Launched in 2001 and having one owner from new, she is the "owners" 3 cabin version and has been maintained to a very high standard. With a Leisure furl In-Boom furling system and powered winches she is both easy to handle and a delight to sail. 



Early viewing recommended


  • Boat Make / Model: X-Yachts 562
  • Boat Length: 56.5 feet
  • Year: 2001
  • Located: Barcelona
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine:  
  • Fuel Type:



LOA: 16.98 m
Beam: 4.85 m
LWL: 14.82 m
Draft: 2.85 m
Displacement: 19500 kgs
Ballast: 7400 kgs (Cast iron fin with lead bulb)

General Description

Katalyx is an excellent example of this popular cruiser racer from the renowned X-yachts stable. More than 20 of the X 562 were made between 1999 and 2004. Launched in 2001 and having one owner from new, she is the "owners" 3 cabin version and has been maintained to a very high standard. 

With a Leisure furl In-Boom furling system and powered winches she is both easy to handle and a delight to sail. 

She is located in Port Olympic in Barcelona and the berth is available by separate negotiation. 

Early viewing recommended


Hull/Deck - Isophalic polyester sandwich construction with E glass and Divinycell core.

Solid laminate around the keel reinforcement structure, rudder and all through hull fittings

Structural bulkheads of marine plywood bonded to hull and deck

Watertight bulkhead forward

Galvanised steel girder construction with H frame to take the loads from the keel, mast and rig. 

Hull epoxied from new 

Fin keel


Spade Rudder

Interior Accomodation

  • Owners version with three cabins and three heads 
  • Top quality Teak interior wood with satin varnish
  • Teak and holly varnished floors

From Forward:-

Owner's cabin with king-size bed and two small sofas outboard. Plenty of lockers and hanging space. En-suite heads with separate shower and manual WC. Stowage under the bed

Large saloon with sofa to port and L-shape seating to starboard with large saloon table and three chairs. Ample stowage. Book shelves to port and starboard

Galley to port and navigation area to starboard 

Twin aft cabins each with its own heads and shower. Each cabin has a double lower berth with lee cloth down the centre so it can be used as two singles. In addition each cabin has a fold down Pullman berth giving a total of three berths in each cabin if required. Ample stowage and hanging lockers

The fore deck sail locker also has two additional berths and is accessible from a hatch forward 


  • U shaped galley to Port
  • Corian worksurface
  • Double SS sink with hot and cold pressurised water
  • Seawater pump in galley pressurised
  • Large front opening Isotherm fridge
  • Freezer with top access in corner of galley - Isotherm
  • Force10 stove with 3 burners oven/grill
  • Microwave
  • Nespresso machine
  • Ample stowage and drawer space
  • Blinds to skylights throughout
  • Air conditioning throughout the boat with reverse cycle heating
  • Two Climma compressors for AC
  • Stereo radio 
  • TV on bulkhead in saloon


  • Sparcraft Mast - Fractional rigged with aluminium mast with three aft swept spreaders
  • Rod Rigging
  • Leisure Furl In-Boom furling system for mainsail
  • Navtec 50 Hydraulic multi function panel
  • Hydraulic backstay adjusters Navtec
  • Hydraulic rod Vang Navtec
  • Reckman furling Genoa system
  • Carbon Spinnaker Pole
  • Carbon Jockey Pole
  • Detachable Inner forestay for Hank on Storm Jib


  • New Hood Genoa and Mainsail (2017)
  • Genoa original
  • Racing Genoa (Light weather)
  • Storm Jib & Storm Trysail
  • 2 x Gennakers - Reacher and Runner
  • 2 x Spinnakers - Storm and Light weather


  • Teak laid deck (renovated in 2016)
  • Large sail locker forward accessible from flush teal laid hatch
  • All halyards and lines led back to cockpit
  • Passarelle
  • Bruce Anchor
  • 60m chain
  • Additional Fluke anchor 
  • Lewmar anchor windlass with rope and chain gypsy
  • Fenders and warps etc
  • Large cockpit with sprayhood
  • Cockpit lockers
  • Outboard bracket on pushpit
  • Cockpit table
  • Stainless pulpit and pushpit
  • Stern boarding ladder


  • 2x Harken 44 ST 2 Speed manual self-tailing winches
  • 2x Harken 74 ST 2 Speed electric self-tailing primary winches
  • 2x Harken 64 ST 2 Speed Manual self-tailing winches
  • 2x Harken 53 ST 2 Speed manual self-tailing winches


  • Yanmar 4JH-HTE- 100 HP enigne
  • Engine hours  Approx 2050 
  • Propellor – 3 blade Folding
  • Fischer Panda 10Kw generator
  • Retractable Max Power bow thruster
  • Climma Air Conditioning from two compressors and fan coils
  • Fuel tanks – 2 x 250 lts 1 x 125lt Day tank - 625 lts total 
  • Water tanks – 3 x 300 lts - 900 lts total 
  • Holding tank with Tank watch monitoring system


  • 24v dc and 220v ac electrical systems
  • 12v dc for engine and generator starting
  • Batteries replaced 2018
  • Switch panels with circuit breakers and full monitoring for ac and dc voltages at nav table
  • 220v 75A 24v Mastervolt charger (2014)
  • 220v 25A 12v Mastervolt charger (2014)
  • Inverter 24v - 220v (2014)
  • Alarm system

Navigation and Electronics

  • In cockpit – Raymarine E 12 plotter
  • 2 x ST60 Wind (one at each helm)
  • 2 x ST7000+ pilot controls (one at each helm)
  • 3 x ST60+ Graphic Multi displays over main hatch
  • At chart table - Raymarine E9 Plotter
  • Raymarine radar
  • ST60 Tridata
  • Raymarine VHF 
  • Navtex 
  • RR multi function mast head antenna for VHF, TV, FM and Navtex

Safety and Miscellaneous

  • Twin life rafts
  • Lifesling
  • MOB throwing line
  • AB Rib with cover and outboard mounted on foredeck
  • Yamaha 13.5hp outboard
  • Fire extinguishers
  • 2 x Sun Tents - Small blue & Large white



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.

Contact Jeff Taylor on +44 7778 264858 for more information

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