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1986 Hallberg-Rassy 49

East Cowes, Isle of Wight


From renowned boat builders Hallberg-Rassy in Sweden, this proven Ocean sailing design. Beatrice C boasts hydraulic furling sails (overhauled in 2009) and the easy to handle sloop rig. 

Inside her cavernous interior presents in excellent condition and provides very comfortable living accommodation. Extra sea berths in the saloon and a relatively low freeboard for her size, she is also ideal for passage making.

Basic Boat Info

Price: £145,000
Tax Status: Paid
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 49
Year: 1986
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hallberg-Rassy
Designer: Olle Enderlein
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel
Range: 833.4 km


Length: 49'1 ft / 14.96 m
Length Overall: 49'1 ft / 14.96 m
Waterline Length: 41'0 ft / 12.5 m
Beam: 14'6 ft / 4.42 m
Min Draft: 7'3 ft / 2.2 m
Displacement: 18,000 kg
Ballast: 8,100 kg
Single Berths: 5
Double Berths: 1
Twin Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Model: TAMD41hd
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 150hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2005
  • Engine Hours: 3300
Cruising Speed: 7.00 kn
Propeller RPM: 2200
Maximum Speed: 8.50 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 765 L
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 1,400 L
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity:
Holding Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers, Ketch


Jonathan Taylor
Transworld Yachts Sailing Ltd


Hamble Point Office
Hamble Point Marina School Lane, Hamble
Southampton, GB, SO31 4JD
Tel:+44 (0)23 8045 4000


GENERAL:  Fitted out in mahogany to the traditional Hallberg-Rassy style.  All joinery below finished with satin varnish.  Teak and holy inlay on floor, with removable carpet throughout boat (Unused carpets also supplied).  Deluxe upholstery, all renewed 2009 and curtains to all portlights and skylights. Beatrice C has nine berths in total, all with fitted lee-boards. The two additional berths in the saloon are fitted with lee-cloths.

SALOON:  L-shaped sofa berth to starboard with large dropleaf table on the centreline, opening centre section for bottle storage.  Storage behind backrests with pilot berth to port and starboard.  Bookshelf and cupboards to port with Stereo, TV, brass reading lamps, clock, barometer, scatter cushions. Large fridge under galley work top 

GALLEY: To starboard of companionway with double stainless steel sink, hot and cold pressurised water as well as manual pumped fresh.  Gimballed 4 burner, and very large oven, Taylor cooker with burners, hot plate, grill and oven.  Ready to use storage above and below work surfaces.  Pots and pans stowage beneath cooker and drawers for cutlery.  MicroCombi oven.  Three food cooling units; Large fridge under galley work top, second smaller fridge on port side and good sized Freezer.

CHART TABLE: Storage for charts beneath table and in specially designed chart lockers.  Seating with storage below.  Navigation and communication instruments on panel in front of table.  Switch panel and circuit breakers aft of seat, along with locker and hanging lockers.  Opposite these lockers is access to engine room in the walk through to aft cabin. Cool unit behind navigators seat which can be used as a freezer.

AFT CABIN:  One double berth to starboard with large berth to port for use as passage making berth. Hanging locker and bureau with drawers.  Lockers port and starboard above berth.  Storage beneath.   1 opening skylight and three opening portlights.  Headroom 6'4" or 1.93 m.

AFT HEADS COMPARTMENT:  Separate shower stall with teak grating.  2 opening portlights.  Lockers above and below porcelain wash basin.  Mirror.  Lee electric vacuum toilet with stainless steel holding tank and optional fresh water intake.

FORECABIN:  Two berths length 6'9" or 2.05m.  Large sail locker beneath.  Lockers above and below as well as hanging locker.  Opening skylight and portlight.  

STB FORE CABIN:  Twin berth cabin stowage beneath lower berth. hanging lockers, 1

FORWARD HEADS COMPARTMENT:  Lee electric vacuum toilet with holding tank and fresh water intake, separate shower stall, porcelain wash basin mirror and storage lockers above and below. Teak grating and opening skylight.

Sails and spars

Rigging by SELDEN mast with RECKMANN hydraulic furling.  Sloop rig with double spreaders on mast.   Fore and after lowers, detachable inner forestay with running backstays. RECKMANN furling and reefing headstay system. All standing rigging renewed by a SELDEN agent in 2009. 
Mast overhaul and oxidation treatment in 2003/2004. All fitting removed including standing, running rigging, cleats, winches, masthead fittings, hydraulics etc. Mast and boom resprayed with 3 prep coats and 2 coats AWLgrip finishes.
Spinnaker stows in front of mast.
Solid spring type Selden kicker
Single fixed backstay, removable cutter stay and running backstays.
Additional removable cutter stay also.

1 Mainsail (new 2004)
1 Mainsail (new c.1998)
1 Genoa (new 2004)
1 Genoa (new c1994)
1 Spinnaker (new c.1998)
2x storm sails.
1x Storm main sail using additional tracks up the mast

4 Halyard clutches on mast
1 Spinnaker pole
2 Spinnaker Halyards
Extra Genoa Halyard
2  Lewmar 66 CST primary winches 
2 Lewmar 52 CST winches for mainsheet
2 Lewmar 48 not self tailing - aft coaming
2 Lewmar 43 self-tailing for mainsheet/car

Mechanical and electrical systems

Volvo Penta Marine Diesel TAMD 41HB 140 bhp.
4000 engine hours at 2017 engine service, last full service, Sept 2018. Work includes, strip of heat exchanger and water pump, New exhaust elbow and muffler, rebuild of oil cooler.
Fresh water cooled with single lever Morse control. 
PRM 3/1 reduction gearbox, fitted 2001.
Max prop 3-bladed folding propeller.
1 x 12v 65amp alternator
1x 24v 140amp alternator
Vetus bow thruster installed 2013, new batteries 2017
Westerbeke generator, 6kw @ 1800rpm, full service Sept 2019, 
Webasto cabin heating
Two reverse cycle AirCon units servicing all cabins with separate controls forward and aft.

Four battery banks
4 x 120amp/hr at 24 volts for domestic supply (new 2012)
2 x 140amp/hr at 12 volts for navigation/communication supply (new 2010)
1 x 140ah 12 volt engine and gen start (plus emergency start switch over facility in case of this battery failure, new 2019
1 x 60amp/hr 12 volt dedicated to generator start
All charged by engine driven 12v and 24v alternators

VICTRON Phoenix Multi-plus 24v, 70amp battery charger
3kw continuous inverter and load share control
Sterling battery management monitor.

Deck equipment

GRP hull and superstructure with encapsulated long keel.
Teak deck, side decks and in cockpit.
Teak/stainless steel external trim
Wheel steering and rod steering by Whitlock, serviced 2018
Bathing platform
Gates in guard wires, port and starboard.
2 outboard brackets on pushpit
Granny bars at mast
1 x electric 24 volt windlass with foot operated deck switches fwd and remote fwd.
Sprayhood and fixed windscreen and cockpit extension
Cockpit courtesy light
98lb Delta anchor 80m of s/s chain connected to galvanised chain, total 80m.
Kedge anchor with 12m galvanised chain and 40m warp.
Various fenders of different shapes and sizes.
Blue covers for winches and deck hatches
Boathook, mooring lines and winch handles.

Navigation equipment

Raymarine E80 chartplotter and Radar with Navionics platinum charts (in cockpit)
AIS Transponder linked to E120 chartplotter
Raymarine i60 instruments giving repeaters in cockpit for wind speed/direction, boat speed, depth.
Additional depth sounder.
Raymarine radar
Autohelm Navdata in cockpit.
Raymarine ST6000 autopilot head with mamba drive at steering quadrant.
NMEA feed from Raymarine at chart table
B&G Hyrda 2 depth finder at chart table
Icom IC-M505 at chart table, command mike in cockpit.
ICS Navtext with printer and spare paper

Safety equipment

Transworld Yachts Sailing Ltd recommend that all safety equipment is inspected by suitably qualified personnel before use. Transworld Yachts Sailing Ltd provide no guarantees or warranties for safety equipment supplied with their listings. 

Viking 8 man liferaft, in service to 2021
2 horseshoe liferings
Jackstays, lifesling, MOB recovery system, heaving line, danbuoy and light.
Fire extinguishers x 8 (Two auto extinguishers)
Electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump with additional handle in cockpit.
Yamaha 8hp, two stroke outboard
Avon 320 rib.


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Additional Contact Information

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