Boat Details

The Hanse 540e is a powerful and long-legged cruising boat that will eat up the miles effortlessly, providing fabulous accommodation and living areas.Dominus is a rather lovely example with full teak decks, mahogany interior with cream leather and 3 ensuite cabins including a huge owner's suite.



LOA 16.08m
LWL 14.60m
Beam 4.91m
Draft 2.80m
Displacement 18,700Kg

Hull, Deck & Keel

  • Hull built with prepreg fibreglass fabrics in epoxy, vacuum cured with CorecellTM foam, post-cured
  • Light grey hull with dark grey water lines
  • Opening transom
  • Dinghy storage in the aft compartment
  • GRP strongback
  • Hull windows construction of Hull
  • Composite iron / lead keel
  • Standard Performance draft: 2.80 m / 9´2½
  • Stainless steel keel bolts
  • Teak Deck

Deck Equipment

  • Teak on side decks
  • Teak on seats and cockpit floor
  • Teak partly on coach roof
  • Partial moulded non-skid surface on the coach roof
  • Engine control at helm station stb6 retractable mooring cleats
  • Self-draining anchor locker with electrical windlass under deck
  • Flush retractable anchor davit with anchor roller and spring lifting assistance for storage inside the locker
  • Stainless steel cockpit table with acrylic glass and chart plotter bracket
  • Foredeck sail storage
  • Hot & cold shower on aft deck
  • Self-draining cockpit
  • Halyard storage boxes in the cockpit
  • Storage for gas bottle, self draining
  • Stainless steel swim ladder
  • Hinged swimming platform
  • Genoa tracks with pin stop cars
  • Self Tacking jib track, fully integrated in the foredeck
  • Mainsheet on coach roof
  • 2 x 6 sheave deck organisers
  • 12 deck jammers
  • Padeyes for gennaker
  • 7 hatches
  • 2 Flush hatches on the coach roof
  • Opening portholes in cockpit
  • Stainless steel pushpit with navigation light and ensign shaft socket
  • Stainless steel split pulpit with navigation lights
  • Stainless steel stanchions tapered
  • Rail gates on both sides
  • 4 winches in cockpit: 2 electrical all purpose winch 54 AEST on both starboard and Portside halyard position, 1 primary winch 54 AST, 2 secondary winches 46 AST
  • Electric deck wash pump in anchor locker
  • Sprayhood - light grey ( New in August 2018 along with Bimini cover)

Interior & Accommodation

  • High quality marine plywood with Cherry veneer, satin varnish finish. 
  • White bulkheads
  • Wooden door frames
  • Wood / Sandwich doors
  • Maple styled floor squares in the saloon


  • Large saloon table
  • Lockers
  • L-shaped sofa on portside
  • 2 separate seats and side table with storage  to starboard
  • Upholstery in Portofino Cream


  • Solid surface, CoreanTM black quartz with integrated double sink
  • 3-burner LPG stove with oven, gimballed
  • Gas system and self draining LPG bottle storage in cockpit
  • Microwave
  • Extra large fridge of approx. 130 l, top and front loader with light
  • Freezer, front loader, capacity approx. 80l
  • Lockers and drawers
  • Trash can

Navigation Station

  • Seat with storage
  • Locker above chart table for instruments and books
  • Space to mount electronics
  • 110 V / 230 V / 12 V outlet
  • Storage in the chart table
  • Chart light

Forward Cabin

  • Owner cabin with island berth, extensive hanging lockers and drawers including a head and shower unit in owners state room

Aft Cabins

  • 2 double aft cabins with locker space
  • Each cabin with individual head and shower


  • Toilet and shower in forward cabin with electrical toilet
  • Toilet and shower en suite to each aft cabin with manual toilet
  • CorianTM solid surface black quartz with sink
  • Electrical drain pump
  • Mirror
  • Locker & shelves
  • Opening hatch

Navigation Equipment

  • Simrad A150 class B AIS transponder
  • Simrad AP24 autopilot with RFC 35 fluxgate compass
  • RS 82 VHF radio at nav station, hand held AHK82 in cockpit
  • Chart plotter 10" GB40 in cockpit table pod
  • Additional 10" plotter screen
  • Radar radome on spreader
  • Full function graphic display IS20
  • Navigation lights
  • Navigation lights on pulpit and pushpit
  • Steaming light
  • Anchor light
  • Compass illuminated
  • Speedometer and depth sounder on a combi display at each helm

Machinery & Propulsion

  • Yanmar 4JH4HTBE, 81 KW / 110 HP, diesel engine with emergency spares kit
  • Stainless steel shaft
  • Gori 3 bladed folding propeller
  • 1 alternator 12 V / 80 Amp
  • Fuel tank, capacity approx. 375 l
  • Fuel filler on deck
  • Fuel filter / Water separator
  • Engine room sound insulated and illuminated
  • Generator 6.8 Kw
  • Bow thruster Maxpower retractable 7.9 Kw

Rig & Sails


  • 2 spreader silver anodised mast, tapered
  • Boom with 3reefing lines
  • Cockpit light integrated in boom
  • Furling system for jib
  • Main halyard
  • Jib halyard
  • Main sheet
  • Jib sheet
  • Rod kicker
  • Maindrop system with Lazy Jacks ( Beg replaced 2017 )
  • Backstay adjuster


  • I : 70.92 ft 
  • J : 19.58 ft 
  • P : 70.42 ft 
  • E : 21.33 ft 
  • Working Sail Area : 1668.00 sq ft
  • Mainsail and self-tacking jib North Norlam D-cut with Harken ball slide system
  • North asymmetric spinnaker and gear
  • Dyneema main and jib halyards

Plumbing & Tankage

  • Fresh water tanks, capacity approx. 690 l
  • Water filler on deck
  • 40 l water heater, running from engine and immersion heater 110 V / 230 V
  • 375 Litre Fuel Tank 

Electrical Systems

  • Main battery switches
  • Engine battery 12 V / 80 Ah (2017)
  • Service/winch battery bank:12 V / 340 Ah total (2017)
  • Battery charger / Shore power
  • Additional battery charger 12 V / 50 A
  • Isolator switch
  • 2 x 230 V shore supply protected with differential breaker and distribution system
  • Electric switch panel 230V
  • 2 differential breakers
  • Control gauges
  • Voltmeter
  • Electric switch panel 12 V
  • Switches for all onboard electrics
  • Voltmeter and battery control
  • Water / Fuel gauges
  • Outlets 230 V
  • Outlets 12 V
  • Interior lighting

Audio Visual

  • CD stereo system with 4 speakers

Canvas work

  • Sprayhood
  • Bimini
  • Covers
  • Stack Pack

Additional Equipment

  • Honwave Rib with choice of 2 engines 2.5hp & 5hp.

Please Note:

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.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as life rafts, Epirbs, fire extinguishers and flares etc. are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on-board as part of the sale of a used vessel may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner's specific needs.

Whilst we make best effort to obtain documentation from Vendors it is advisable to check what is available before travelling to view or making an offer.

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Hamble Point Marina ,
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The above illustrations are not contractually binding. The financial information contained herein is for information purposes only (by way of example) and may be subject to change by the provider, General Yachting and Leisure Finance Limited. Michael Schmidt & Partner Limited is a Introducing Broker not a Lender and is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Terms and conditions apply. Any loans will be subject to a customer approval, a satisfactory affordability assessment and a good credit history. A security will be placed over your boat in the form of a mortgage. Your boat may therefore be at risk if you do not keep up the repayments on your loan.