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2004 Hallberg-Rassy 40



The Hallberg-Rassy 40 is a Germán Frers designed, blue water sailing cruiser of highest quality from the world-famous Swedish boatbuilder.  EOWYN is equipped for Ocean passages having circumnavigated in the World ARC 2010/11.  She has SSB, Radar, AIS, Watermaker and much more.  Now located in Grenada, W.I. please contact the office on +44 (0) 2380 454000 to make arrangements to view.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $225,000 (Sale Pending)
Tax Status: Not Paid
Boat Name: EOWYN
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 40
Year: 2004
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hallberg-Rassy
Designer: Germán Frers
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 40 ft / 12.19 m
Length Overall: 40'8 ft / 12.4 m
Waterline Length: 36'3 ft / 11.05 m
Beam: 12'7 ft / 3.84 m
Max Draft: 6'8 ft / 2.04 m
Min Draft: 6'7 ft / 2.01 m
Displacement: 11,000 kg
Cabin Headroom: 6'3 ft / 1.91 m
Ballast: 4,100 kg
Single Berths: 3
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Rope Cutter: true
  • Model: D2-55
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 55hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Folding
  • Year: 2004
  • Engine Hours: 3500
Displacement Type: Dry Load


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 433 L
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 460 L
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 70 L
Holding Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers, Sloop, Center Cockpit


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


All interior woodwork in light mahogany matt silk finish.  Locker doors with solid wood frames and ventilation above.  The floor is varnished teak with inlaid holly stripes.  The saloon ceiling has ivory paneling with mahogany stripes and the ceilings in remainder of boat have ivory headlining.  The cushions on all berths rest on unvarnished, well ventilated boards to avoid condensation.  Handholds throughout the boat.  The boat is carpeted in blue, new in 2016, the curtains and the upholstery are blue.  Webasto diesel fired cabin heating with outlets in aft cabin, saloon and forward cabin.  All interior light are LED.

Blue upholstery in main saloon.  On port and starboard side there are 2m/6’ 7’’ long settee berths, both with backrests with upper hinges.  On both sides the whole width of the berth can be used for sleeping accommodation.  Lee cloths to both berths.  Between the settees is a dropleaf table with bottle stowage in centre section.  Book shelf.  Pioneer AM/FM radio/CD with mp3 facility and auxiliary input for iPod, with speakers in saloon and cockpit.  Headroom in saloon 1.92m/6’ 3½’’.  3 no Hella Turbo fans.

Working surface in white laminate with all round mahogany fiddle rail and additional full length fiddle.  Insulated refrigerator with 6 storage baskets and 12v Isotherm water cooled ASU with eutectic plate for chilling and ice making.  Deep, double sink with hot & cold pressurised water.  Drinking water filter.  Fresh water foot pump as reserve.  Salt water pump.  Eno Gascogne two burner gas cooker with oven, gimballed.  230v and 12v sockets.  LED lights above working area.  Cutlery drawer.  Bread board.  Stowage for saucepans and other kitchen utensils.  Waste bin.

Bulkheads and lockers in white laminate.  Teak grating.  Wash basin and work top in composite stone.  Mirror.  Separate shower with watertight shower stall. 12v shower waste pump.  Manual pump action marine toilet.  Stainless 70 litres holding tank, emptied by gravity or by deck pump out.  Cupboard above and below washbasin.  Ventilation through opening porthole, opening deck hatch as well as a fixed vent. Cofrano fan.  Headroom 1.93m in the shower, 1.92m in heads compartment.

Two 2.05m/6’ 9’’ long berths with stowage above and below.  Hanging locker and vanity unit.  Infill cushion between the berths.  Opening skylight with curtain under.  2 no. Hella Turbo fans.  Mirror behind door.  LED lights fitted.

Chart table seat with spacious chart table.  Shelf with space for mounting instruments.  Electric switch panel to the left of the navigator.  Drawers and stowage slots.  Bookshelves towards the engine room.  2 no. Hella Turbo fans.

Rubber sealed two-door access to the engine room off the walkthrough.  Hanging locker to starboard.  Headroom maximum 1.83m/6’.

Single berth to port, double berth to starboard.  Stowage room below and above.  Mirror.  Seat between the berths.  Charging docks for included Icom and Horizon handheld radios.  3 no. Hella turbo fans.

Mechanical Systems

Volvo Penta D2-55 55 HP 4 cylinder, fresh water cooled, normally aspirated marine diesel engine.  New gearbox 2016
Approximately 3500 engine hours at January 2019
Shaft drive with 3 bladed 2 speed Gori feathering propeller, fixed 3 bladed propeller as spare
New cutlass bearing 2009
Ambassador Stripper 3 bladed rope cutter
Speedseal cover to raw water impeller pump
Anti vibration prop shaft coupler
Single lever engine control at binnacle
Additional Amptech 12v 125A alternator with Amptech regulator
Charging to domestic and engine batteries are on separate systems which can be combined with a crossover switch

Sleipner Sidepower 6HP bow thruster with foot switches at steering position

Wheel steering with leather covered s/s/steering wheel
Cardan linked rod steering
Hydrovane windvane steering

433 litres in two tanks, one 225 litres below the floor, 2nd tank with 208 litres under the starboard sofa
Volvo-Penta primary fuel filter

Water capacity is 460 litres in two stainless steel tanks, both under the saloon floor, the aft tank holds 185 litres, forward tank 275 litres
40 litre hot water calorifier
Pressurised hot & cold water to galley and heads
EchoTec 260DML 12v watermaker, 50 litres/hour, with fresh water flush, all housed in engine room
Electric emergency bilge pump
Automatic electric bilge pump
Manual bilge pump

2 no 12v battery banks
One bank dedicated engine start
Domestic bank total 405 amp hour wet batteries (2015)
High output Alternator, Amptech 125amp, charging domestic bank only
230v Shore power connection
Sterling 25 amp charger
1000 watt inverter
DCC 4000 battery control system
2 x 60 watt solar panels
Duogen water and air driven generator with regulator

Webasto Airtop 3900 Diesel, 3.5 kW, with outlets in saloon, forward cabin, heads compartment and aft cabin

Spars and Sails

Silver anodised spars by Selden
Deck stepped three spreader, near mast head sloop rig with discontinuous 1x19 stainless steel wire rigging - standing rigging replaced January 2017 (backstay 2010)
Selden rodkicker with gas spring
Selden in mast furling with control lines taken back to cockpit
Milwaukee 24v powered winching system for use with in mast reefing and all other winches
Stainless steel bowsprit for asymmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker pole with track on mast and hoist
2 no. Twistle poles
1 no. Spinnaker halyard, 2 no Genoa halyards

North furling main (2011)
Elvstrom furling main (2004)
Elvstrom tri radial genoa (2004)
North G2 asymmetric spinnaker in blue and gold (2006)
Ratsey & Lapthorn light twistle (2004)
Ratsey & Lapthorn heavy twistle (2004) – can be used as an upwind yankee
Crusader storm jib in orange with built-in forestay (never used)

Deck Equipment

Side decks and toerail in solid teak
Cockpit seats, cockpit floor and side trims in teak
Teak hand rails along the full length of the superstructure
Solid teak pushpit seats with cushions
Teak outboard bracket
Stemhead fitting with twin anchor rollers
Lewmar electric anchor windlass with footswitches on foredeck
Delta anchor with 70m chain (chain 2016)
Stowage in anchor locker for fenders and lines
Mooring cleats forward, aft and amidships
Protective brass strips to all cleats
Double stainless steel guardwires with entry gates P and S
Hatches to forecabin, saloon and in aft cabin
11 aluminium framed port holes, 10 of these are opening
Integral bathing platform at transom
Glass windscreen in aluminium frame
Canvas sprayhood over windscreen (new 2012)
Canvas sprayhood extension to cover entire cockpit
Canvas folding bimini with mesh side and rear screens (2011)
Canvas rain shield canopies for forward and aft hatches
Lewmar self -tailing winches for sheets, halyards and in mast furling
Wichard boom brake with preventer line/fore guy arrangement rigged to port and starboard with turning blocks and jammers
Twistle universal joint in stainless steel with all rigging and preventer lines

Navigation Equipment

Suunto binnacle mounted steering compass with light
Raymarine ST60 Multi function display at helm
Raymarine ST 60 Log, Wind and Depth mounted above companionway hatch
Raymarine RL70C colour plotter/radar/fishfiner mounted at nav. station
Raymarine Radar antenna fitted on mast
Raymarine L760 colour fishfinder with plotter/radar repeater at outer chart tables Raymarine ST7001 Autopilot with control at helm
NASA AIS receiver at chart table
ICS Nav 6 Navtex with repeater function for main instruments
Garmin GPS 126 at nav. station
Echopilot Bronze forward looking echo sounder at helm


Raymarine Ray230E 2 station VHF, located nav. station and cockpit with additional speakers
VHF antenna at masthead
Icom M802 SSB with insulated backstay antenna
Iridium antenna routed to nav. station (Iridium phone not included)
Icom handheld radio
Horizon handheld radio

Safety Equipment

BFA 6-man IOR/ORC liferaft in canister with protective cover (out of test)
Raymarine lifeTag Man overboard System
2 x Lifebuoys
Man overboard rescue hoop
Jonbuoy recovery module (2015)
Jackstays in webbing on deck
4 x harness attachment points in cockpit
Pilot mini gas alarm with sensor below cooker
Firdell Blipper 210 radar reflector
Emergency tiller

Dinghy and Outboard

Caribe LHT-9 9ft RIB
Tohatsu 5hp 2 stroke outboard with 2 no. fuel tanks


Aluminium 10 lb cylinder in gas locker with regulator and gauge (USA fitting)
Camping GAZ 6 lb cylinder in gas locker with regulator


As the yacht has circumnavigated there is a substantial amount of spares and ancillary equipment included in the sale


The boat is delivered with a CE certificate and a CE plaque for category A (unlimited ocean voyages)


Transworld Yachts 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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