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1997 Hallberg-Rassy 42F

Falmouth, Cornwall


A well specified and sea worthy yacht suitable for long passages. Easily handled furling rig make her a comfortable and safe yacht for live aboard cruising.

Hydraulic furling headsail and passerelle.  Instrument upgrades and  excellent decks make her an attractive proposition.


Basic Boat Info

Price: £159,500
Tax Status: Paid
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 42F
Year: 1997
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hallberg-Rassy
Designer: German Frers
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: 59
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 42 ft / 12.8 m
Length Overall: 43'4 ft / 13.21 m
Waterline Length: 33'11 ft / 10.34 m
Beam: 12'11 ft / 3.94 m
Max Draft: 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Displacement: 12,500 kg
Ballast: 4,700 kg
Electrical Circuit: 12 V
Single Berths: 3
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Model: TMD 22
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 76hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Feathering
  • Year: 1998
  • Engine Hours: 3200
  • Engine Location: Center


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 420 L
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 685 L
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 70 L
Holding Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 2
Total Liferaft Capacity: 4
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers, Sloop, Center Cockpit


Transworld Yachts
Transworld Yachts are the Hallberg-Rassy dealer for the UK and Ireland specialising in new and used boat sales. We also manage refit and repair projects and carry a range of spare parts and yacht accessories. You can visit us at Hamble Point Marina which is situated at the mouth of the Hamble River, you can phone us on +44 (0) 2380 454000 or visit our website at:
Transworld Yachts Sailing Ltd


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

Domestic Inventory:

The usual Hallberg-Rassy high standard of joinery in Mahogany and finished in a silk hand-rubbed varnish. All locker doors are louvered, bunk tops drilled and mahogany slatting laid just off the GRP hull to minimise the effects of condensation and mildew. Blue/grey curtains and removable mosquito nets to all portlights and skylights. Removable blue/grey carpet throughout to protect the teak and holly inlaid floor. Deluxe blue/grey upholstery. LED interior lighting throughout.
All areas serviced by Clima air conditioning and Webasto diesel heating

FOREPEAK: V-shaped berth with stowage beneath. Lockers and shelving above berths with small vanity unit to starboard. Opening skylight and brass reading lamps. Walk through to saloon and heads with hanging lockers to starboard.

HEADS COMPARTMENT: to port with Marine WC and stainless steel holding tank. Mirror and porcelain wash hand basin with shower attachment. Stowage beneath and to port side of basin. Opening skylight.

SALOON: Setee to starboard and L-shaped berth to port, leecloth and with pull down backrest revealing shelving behind. Port berth makes into double berth. Stowage lockers and shelving to both port and starboard. Table slightly to port.  Strip reading lights and overhead lights plus opening skylight and portlights. Stereo Radio/CD player with speakers in saloon and in cockpit. Clock, barometer and kerosene lamp.

GALLEY: to starboard. Double stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water and fresh water foot pump. Isotherm 12v refrigeration unit and Plastimo Neptune 2000 with two burners oven and grill. Gas solenoid switch. Stowage for crockery and kitchen utensils above and beneath work surface and drawers for cutlery. Opening portlight.

CHART TABLE: with lift up top for charts and drawers for various items. Lift up navigator's seat and small locker to port of chart table, large locker behind providing space for tools, books and other equipment. Barometer. Opening portlight above.

WALK THROUGH to aft cabin also providing access to engine compartment with removable doors.

AFT CABIN with two large berths (110cm & 120cm), with 10cm sprung mattress. Shelving/lockers above both berths. Secure safe.

AFT HEADS COMPARTMENT with Marine WC, stainless steel holding tank and porcelain wash hand basin. Stowage above and beneath. Separate shower stall with opening portlight.

Mechanical Systems:

Engine Volvo Penta TMD 22, 56 kW/76 HP 4-cylinder. (New timing belt 2017)
Stern gland  and cutlass bearing renewed 2018

2 x 12v alternators
3-bladed J-prop reversible propeller.
Fixed propeller as spare
Sleipner 8hp bow thruster with new 140Ah battery in 2014
Bosch 90A generator (New 2017)
12v engine start battery.
4 x 140Ah 12v service batteries.(new 2014)
Special earth fuse
230v shore power lead and deck socket
Mastervolt battery charger and monitor
230v water immersion heater
New fresh water pumps 2018
230 sockets to all cabins
12v distribution panel at chart table
DCC battery control
New rudder bearings and seals 2018 

Spars & Sails:

All spars by Selden.
Double spreader sloop rig.
Furling mainsail.
Bamar electric furling headstay.
Navtec rod kicker
Navtec hydraulic tensioner for backstay (rebuilt 2018)
Spinnaker pole
Spinnaker pole on mast incl. Halyard and Topping lift.
Spinnaker pole winch, Lewmar 24C.
Reefing winch, Lewmar 8C.
2 x halyard winches Lewmar 40 CSTs. 6:1 purchase on the mainsheet.  

Spectra full radial cut Dynema furling mainsail with four full length battens, offshore quality. (New 2008)
Spectra full radial cut Dynema furling genoa 130%, offshore quality (new 2008)
Full radial cut 65g gennaker. (new 2008)
Elvstrom jib with very light use, offshore quality
Anchor sail

Deck Equipment:

Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, guardwires and bathing ladder.
Two stainless steel guard wires  with openings each side for ease of access.
Outboard bracket.
Protective brass strips to all mooring and spring cleats.
Lofrans electric anchor and foot switches on deck.
60lb CRC anchor with 60m of chain.
Extra anchor with 40m of lead rope
Anchor buoy
Self draining anchor locker.
Integral stemhead fitting and double bow roller.
Dorade vent to fore cabin with stainless steel protection bars.
Sprayhood and sprayhood extension.
High-gloss varnished outer chart tables under washboards.
Over boom cover.
Bimini in two part, 1m over wheel and 2m over cockpit.
Side and rear parts for bimini.
Full winter cover in five pieces.
Additional Perspex wash boards.
Shower at bathing platform.
Gas locker to starboard.
2 x gas bottles.
Lazarette on aft deck.
Large cockpit locker.
2 x Lewmar 58 CST self tailing primary winches in cockpit.
2 x Lewmar 40 CST self tailing secondary winches in cockpit.
Solimar steering pedestal with engine controls and Suunto binnacle mounted Silva steering compass.
Cover to steering wheel.
Teak laid side decks, coachroof, aft deck and handrails. (Full renovation 2017)
Additional washboards in perspex.
Almar hydraulic gangway in two parts with remote controls.
Stern ladder
Lift for outboard engine.
6hp 4-stroke Yamaha outboard (New 2018)
Honwave dinghy (New 2018)

Navigation Equipment:

Raytheon Radar
Autohelm plotter
Raymarine 700 AIS (New 2018)
Raymarine E series MFD at wheel
Autohelm multi instrument at chart table
Autohelm wind, log and speed instruments above companionway
Autopilot SP70 with remote control
Shipmate RS 8300 VHF with slave unit in cockpit


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 warrantees for safety equipment supplied with their listings.

Manual and electric bilge pumps
Viking life raft
Lifesling emergency buoy
3 fire extinguishers

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.
Additional Contact Information

Transworld Yachts are the Hallberg-Rassy dealer for the UK and Ireland specialising in new and used boat sales.  We also manage refit and repair projects and carry a range of spare parts and yacht accessories. You can visit us at Hamble Point Marina which is situated at the mouth of the Hamble River, you can phone us on +44 (0) 2380 454000 or visit our website at:

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