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2013 Hallberg-Rassy 48

Hamble, Hampshire


The Hallberg-Rassy 48 Mk II is the ultimate cruising yacht in her class.  Described as 'the best Hallberg-Rassy ever built', this example has it all. Bow thrusters, stern thrusters, hydraulic furling sails and electric winches, water maker, generator, the list goes on.
All built to the highest standards with the highly desirable centreline owners berth and secure sea-galley. Relax in the spacious saloon with family and friends complemented by retractable 40" TV and discreet sound system.
LIHU is currently lying in Hamble, UK. 
Call us now on +44 (0) 2380 454000 for more details or to arrange a viewing.

Basic Boat Info

Price: £575,000 (Sale Pending)
Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: LIHU
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 48
Year: 2013
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hallberg-Rassy
Designer: Germán Frers
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 48'0 ft / 14.63 m
Length Overall: 49'2 ft / 14.99 m
Waterline Length: 43'5 ft / 13.23 m
Beam: 14'11 ft / 4.54 m
Max Draft: 7'10 ft / 2.38 m
Min Draft: 7'8 ft / 2.34 m
Displacement: 18,500 kg
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Ballast: 7,750 kg
Electrical Circuit: 24 V
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 1
Twin Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Rope Cutter: true
  • Model: D3-110
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Folding
  • Year: 2013
Displacement Type: Dry Load


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 800 L
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 910 L
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 80 L
Holding Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Cruisers, Center Cockpit, Sloop
More Info : Manufacturer Website


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


Traditional Hallberg-Rassy fit out in mahogany with finish in satin varnish. Teak sole boards with holly inlay under blue carpets. De-luxe light blue upholstery throughout with light coloured pleated blinds to all portlights and Ocean-Air sky screens to all ceiling hatches. Air-conditioning throughout via two separate compressors by Climma.

Excellent ventilation with dorade vents in the coach roof. All windows in the superstructure are opening as well as 5 large opening deck hatches. The hull is insulated with Divinycell foam and the inside of the moulded hull is lined with mahogany slats providing an air barrier between soft furnishings and the GRP.


Traditional V Berth with infill to make this a versatile twin/double cabin, considerable stowage beneath suitable for sails, awnings and other bulky items. Stowage above in lined lockers for personal effects and large hanging locker. Reading lights to berths and large hatch to foredeck. Oceanair skyscreen to opening deckhatch


Two bunk cabin with stowage beneath the lower bunk and the top bunk lifts pullman style if the cabin is being used for one. Stowage in outboard lockers, vanity unit and hanging locker. Reading lights to both berths, opening portlight in side of coach roof and opening deck hatch above with Oceanair skyscreen..


Free access from any part of the boat, the heads and shower compartment has a separate shower stall with plexiglass door, Corian surface with wash hand basin, lockers above and below. Holding tank, shower tray pumps directly overboard.


The saloon comprises a large L shaped settee berth to starboard with rounded corner. To port straight settee berth with 40" retractable TV outboard. Stereo/DVD player with hidden speakers. The saloon table is a large folding leaf table to starboard of centre with bottle stowage. Stowage behind seating and lockers above. Excellent lighting options in the saloon with fixed lights in the deck head. Oceanair skyscreen to opening deck hatch


The chart table is positioned to port at the foot of the companionway steps and comfortably accommodates a half folded Admiralty chart. There are 5 drawers and an instrument shelf plus extensive book shelf space in the walkthrough. 12v/24v distribution panel with tank and battery monitoring and charge control systems ready to hand. Furuno multi function display for use with Furuno chart plotter and instruments Top opening freezer located aft of navigators seat.


The galley is position to starboard at the bottom of the companionway steps. Worktop in plexicore with strong mahogany fiddle rails.  An all stainless steel Force 10 gas cooker with a 3 burner hob. Deep stainless steel double sinks, top opening fridge.  Ample ready to use stowage in lockers and shelves above and below the work surfaces.


Accessed via double doors inboard of walkthrough, the engine space is well sound insulated with composite density material protected by perforated aluminium sheet. The engine space houses the generator and has its own sump to prevent contaminated spillage to the main bilge


The aft cabin is the master suit on the Hallberg-Rassy 48 in this case there is a large centre berth with seating to starboard and dressing table to port. There is extensive stowage in the aft cabin including a vanity unit plus ample lockers and shelves. Oceanair skyscreen to opening deckhatch


The aft heads and shower are en-suit to the aft cabin, there is a separate shower cubicle, handwash basin in Corian surface, marine toilet with holding tank plus opening portlight




Mechanical and Electrical Systems

Volvo Penta D3-110 5 Cylinder Marine diesel engine
Hydraulic Reduction gearbox, single lever control
Aquadrive thrust bearing to reduce vibration and noise
Stainless steel drive shaft with rope cutter
Three blade, two speed Gori Prop (folding with overdrive)
Fixed three blade propeller as spare
Rope cutter in stainless steel
Twin Racor fuel filters with water alarm
Sleipner Side Power bow and stern thrusters


Pressurised, hot and cold water throughout the yacht
55ltr Calorifier heated by engine and 230v immersion heater
Hot and cold shower at bathing platform
High capacity, double action, manual bilge pump
Automatic electric bilge pump on level switch
High capacity electric emergency bilge pump operated from the cockpit
Deck wash pump
ENWA MT3200 watermaker (133 l/hr) with auto flush and service valves


Three battery banks:
24volt service bank 480amp/hrs
12volt service bank 230amp/hrs
12volt engine start bank 100amp/hrs
Two engine driven alternators:
One 140amp x 12volt charging both 12volt banks
One 110amp x 24volt dedicated to 24volt service bank
Battery chargers:
Mastervolt 12v/35amp ChargeMaster for 12v service bank
Mastervolt 24v/100amp MASS charger for 24v sevice bank
Emergency engine start 12v battery parallel switch
Mastervolt MasterView battery monitor and charge/inverter controller
Mastervolt 24v/2500w Mass inverter
Shore power cable 
230v consumer unit with RCD
230v outlets in all cabins also at galley and chart table
Mastervolt Whisper 10 Ultra low revving diesel genset 230v/50hz


Spars and Sails

Selden triple spreader mast and boom
Selden hydraulic furling for main and jib
Lewmar 45 EST winch for outhaul
Lewmar 65EST genoa sheet winches
Hydraulic backstay tensioner and vang with manual pump in cockpit
Removable bowsprit
Whisker pole


Elvstrom Gitter Spectra 480 furling  mainsail
Elvstrom E-Flex furling working jib with UV protection
Furling gennaker with equipment and removable bowsprit



Navigation and Communication

Pedestal mounted steering compass
Furuno NAVpilot 711 type II
Furuno TZT14 Multifunctional 14" displays at helm and outer chart table
Furuno MU-150HD Multi-Purpose display with NavNet 3D at chart table
Furuno Multi FI-50 for speed & depth plus FI-50 Wind above companionway
Furuno 2.2kW 3D Radar radome
Furuno FA-50 AIS
Furuno FM-4721H VHF with additional control unit
Furuno NacvNet 3D MOB keypad
Aquasignal foghorn in mast
AIS-Pacific 3G Antenna
Pioneer Stereo/DVD player with two speakers in saloon
Sea & Synphony speakers in the cockpit
LED Nav lights including Tricolour & Steaming lights
Wempe barometer and clock in chrome



Deck Equipment

Traditional Hallberg-Rassy centre cockpit configuration with solid teak laid decks to all surfaces
Solid teak cap rail on low bulwark protecting side and aft decks
Solid teak handrails from cockpit to fore and aft deck
Solid teak cockpit table and outboard bracket
Stainless steel pullpit and pushpit, stainless steel stanchions and double guardwires with access gates port, starboard and over the transom, large stainless steel mooring cleats fore, aft and midships
The cockpit is protected by the classic Hallberg-Rassy hardtop with tempered glass windows (forward window opening) and teak laid deck on coach roof and hardtop
Electric primary and mainsheet/outhaul winches
Lewmar electric anchor windlass with foot switches and control at helm
Stainless steel anti chafe strakes at mooring cleats and rubbing strake
Radar pole mounted on aft deck
Canvas extension to hardtop to enclose cockpit
Bimini with stainless steel frame and closable window
Outboard bracket on pushpit
Sea & Symphony speakers in cockpit
Shower at bathing platform
Deck wash pump
2x 3kg gas bottles
LED tri-colour with anchor light
Various warps and fenders



Safety Equipment

All the safety equipment listed in these details is sold in good faith and as seen, service dates and suitability for purpose must be established by the purchaser, no warranties can be offered by the vendor or broker.

6 man liferaft  in a canister mounted on coach roof
Life Buoy and inflatable Dan Buoy
Radar reflector Ecomax 230
Harness points in cockpit
Lifelines on deck
4 dry powder fire extinguishers
High capacity emergency bilge pump
Furuno MOB keypad




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

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Transworld Yachts offers the details of vessels in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of any vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. All vessels are 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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