De Groot 42
De Groot 42 for sale | 43'9" | 1974 | 2x diesel 80hp | Steel Construction | Full-Displacement underwater profile | 6 sleeping berths | Boat REF# 257424
|Builder||De Groot of Holland|
|Fuel capacity||352.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks|
|Water capacity||352.0 USG Total - 5 Tanks|
|Holding tank capacity||16.5 USG Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||2 x diesel 80hp|
|Engine make and model||Mercedes OM 314 (1974)|
|Engine Hours||Not Recorded|
|Prop(s)||3 Blade Bronze (Rope Cutters)|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||2.2 USG /hour At Cruising Speed|
|Cruising speed (approx)||7 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||10 knots|
3000 hours engine use since rebuild in 2000.
Filter change (12) June 2015
8 new anodes 2017
Video of engines being started from cold showing oil pressures and also sown at running temps from both upper and lower hemp positions are shown in the media section.
12 volt, 6 batteries charged by: engine, shore power
Taken out of the water every 3 years to have hull cleaned, 5 primer coats, 2 intermediary coats and 2 topcoats below water line.
Last out 2017 when re surveyed.
Overall length inc bathing Platform is 44ft
Lengthe without Bathing Platform is 42ft
Length of hull in the water is 40ft.
|Total # of berths||6|
|No. of double berths||1|
|No. of single berths||4|
|Heads||1 heads (Electric)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
1 Eberspacher and 1 webasto diesel fired heating systems
4 burner propane Stove
|VHF DSC radio|
Underfloor gas detection
Electric lofrans windlass
492'2" of chain
4 bilge pumps (0 manual / 4 electric)
BSC Until 2021
Dutch Steel cruiser kept in good condition by her previous owners.
She is a very clean boat with exceptionally clean engines and bilges.
She had a full pre purchase survey in
She is currently used a s a "live aboard" by her current owners and she is an ideal long stay cruiser with 2 heating systems, and 240v shore power.
A good size galley with 4 burner cooker is on the port side opposite a newly created dining area.
The current mooring is available should the new owner wish to keep her in her present location near Loddon Norfolk.
This boat has a very welcoming feel and is an ideal retreat either permanently or to escape the busy lifestyle.
She is Broads Licensed and has a BSC until 2022.
Anyone looking to enjoy serious longer term cruising abroad or wanting a luxury live
aboard this boat has to be seen.
There is a full photographic record of the intensive upkeep of this boat along with original manuals, service history and so on.
She has new upholstery, had blinds fitted to all windows and had 2 new electric toilets fitted.
The mooring is available at a cost of only £1600 per annum.
You could be living aboard for an all in cost of only £50 per week!
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.