The Humber 42, designed by John Bennett, has classic yet modern lines with excellent sea keeping qualities. Custom built by F. Booker Marine to a very high standard, with amazing attention to detail throughout, she is a spacious, practical and comfortable motor yacht for those who appreciate the very best. Boat valeted, antifouled and new Strippers fitted - ready for the season! Only for sale as the owner is downsizing. Asking price reduced - must be viewed!
Viewing by appointment through our Suffolk Office 01473 659 681.
The interior is fitted out to a very high standard with cherry joinery. Conolly hide upholstery in saloon, Alcantara in cabins Removable fitted carpets. There is full standing headroom throughout, good ventilation and plentiful stowage.The accommodation offers six berths in three double cabins. In the forecabin, island double berth. Opening hatch to deck. En-suite heads compartment with quiet flush electric toilet (freshwater flush), shower and washbasin. Holding tank. Plenty of hanging space and stowage lockers. Dressing tables port and starboard. Mid cabin to starboard with two single berths. Also en-suite to forward heads. Galley to port. Three ring electric ceramic hob. Electric combi convection oven with built in microwave. Large stainless steel refrigerator. Built-in chest freezer. Concealed waste bin. Denby dinner/tea service with custom built stowage. Twin stainless steel sinks with pressurised hot and cold water. Hot water is provided by the Eberspacher heating system or the engines. 80 gallons freshwater capacity. Extractor fan. Steps up to saloon area. Helm position to starboard with full instrumentation and electronic displays. Bench seat for helmsman and navigator. Dinette to starboard with fold-out table. Work top and stowage lockers opposite. TV. Radio/CD player. Steps down to aft cabin. In aft cabin, large island double berth. Dresssing table. Hanging lockers and excellent general stowage. En-suite heads compartment with quiet flush (freshwater) electric toilet, shower and washbasin. Holding tank. From saloon, steps through sliding doors up to large aft deck, ideal for alfresco entertaining. Eberspacher diesel fired hot air central heating. Reverse cycle air conditioning.
Located below the saloon soleboards in well insulated compartment, twin Sabre Perkins M300Ti six cylinder 300hp turbo charged diesel engines. Single lever controls with duplicate controls on flybridge. Electric start. Shaft drive to four bladed propellers. Trim tabs. Freshwater cooled via heat exchangers. Automatic fire extinguishers in engine space. Exhaust alarms. Engine hours approximately 1650. 200 gallon fuel capacity giving approximately 150 mile range at 18 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed at half load 23 knots. The engines have been professionally serviced throughout their life by William Harvey of Harvey Marine Services. 6hp Sidepower bowthruster. Westerbeke 7kVA diesel generator.
Custom built in 2000 by F. Booker Marine on the John Bennett designed Humber 42 hull. White GRP planing hull with spray chines. White GRP superstructure with flybridge and good sized aft deck. Bathing platform with boarding ladder. The radar arch and VHF antennae can be folded down to reduce the air draft where necessary. Twin rudders. Wheel steering. Full duplicate controls and helm at flybridge. The wide side decks and substantial guardrails make the decks safe and easy to use. All seacocks inspected, serviced and replaced as required 2014.
By separate negotiation:
The company normally acts as broker for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.
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