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1997 Hunter 42 Passage

Hernando Beach, Florida


(LOCATION: Hernando Beach FL) The Hunter 42 Passage has classic style and luxurious accommodations.  Whether you are planning a weekend getaway, a cruise to the islands, or are planning to live aboard, this 42' Hunter is ready to accommodate.  She features a large cockpit and upscale interior with two staterooms.

On deck we have a spacious above deck center cockpit with bimini top, dodger, cushioned seating and Edson pedestal.  There’s easy access to the swim platform with a transom shower and stainless steel swim ladder.  Sails & Rigging includes: extruded aluminum mast, boom, main roller furling, stainless steel standing rigging, aluminum deck stepped main, genoa roller furling, and self-tailing winches. Auxiliary power is provided by a Yanmar 67-hp  diesel engine. 

The spacious interior is great-looking, well-finished, and extremely comfortable. When you come below you find a large wrap-around convertible settee with a dining table and ottoman. Across the salon we have a forward settee facing the dinette and a full galley aft with wraparound cabinets, Corian countertop, stainless steel three-burner range with oven, refrigerator, freezer, microwave oven, and stainless steel double sink. 

There are two staterooms. The forward guest stateroom features double berth, under-berth storage, cedar-lined hanging locker with drawers, bench seat, shelving, and private head. The aft master stateroom has island queen berth, under-berth storage, cedar-lined hanging locker, dresser drawers, and mirrored vanity. There's an en suite head with vanity and shower stall.

She is a beautiful Hunter 42 Passage that is well equipped, professionally maintained, and ready to sail. Major upgrades were done is March and April of 2016:with the addition of the arch for three solar panels with 750 watts, the dinghy davits, and the Rutland wind turbine. Call now to schedule a showing of this wonderful 42' Hunter.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Always & Forever
Make: Hunter
Model: 42 Passage
Year: 1997
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hunter
Designer: Irwin Design Team
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Winged Keel


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 42'6 ft
Beam: 14 ft
Max Draft: 4'11 ft
Displacement: 24,000 lb
Bridge Clearance: 60'6 ft
Ballast: 7,600 lb
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH2-TE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 67hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 3.48 kn
Maximum Speed: 6.95 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 71 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 150 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 35 gal


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


Peter deSousa

Contact Peter at the number below.

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Please call or e-mail
Peter deSousa
Let me help sell your boat or find your dream boat.

To discuss a position with a premier broker, speak with Peter today at 866-375-7281.
World Class Yacht Sales, Inc.


World Class Yacht Sales
6327 Grand Blvd
New Port Richey, Florida, US, 34652

  • Forward guest cabin with double berth
  • Forward head with vanity and shower
  • Hanging locker
  • Open salon with large oval dinette, settee, and full galley
  • Hanging locker
  • Nav station
  • Master aft cabin with queen berth, settee, ample storage, and en suite head with vanity and shower/tub
  • Sea First top loading refrigerator
  • Sea First top loading cold box freezer
  • Princess 3-burner range with oven
  • Goldstar microwave oven
  • Stainless steel double sink with mixer
Deck & Hull
  • Center cockpit with wing keel
  • 1" stainless steel bow rails
  • 35# anchor with chain and rode
  • Simpson Lawrence windlass
  • Plastimo 6-person life raft
  • Dodger & bimini with stainless steel support
  • Edson pedestal 
  • Cockpit lighting
  • Sun lounge 
  • Custom dinghy davit with solar panels
  • Dinghy with outboard motor
  • Fresh water shower
  • Sugar scoop stern
Sails & Rigging
  • UK Sailmakers dacron main sail
    internally furling in main mas
  • UK Sailmakers dacron 120% genoa
    ProFurler roller furling
  • US Spars extruded aluminum mast
  • US Spars boom
  • Lewmar winches
  • US Spars block & tackle
  • Schaeffer travellers
Electronics & Navigation
  • Analog gauges
  • iCom VHF radio with repeater at nav station
  • Raymarine E80 GPS
  • Raymarine E80 48-mile radar
  • Raymarine ST60+ tri data
  • Raymarine ST6002 autopilot
  • Ritchie Power Damp compass
  • KVH TracVision satellite antenna
  • Samsung TV
  • Sony AM/FM/CD/MP3 radio
Mechanical & Electrical
  • Yanmar, 3-cylinder, direct injected diesel engine
  • Teleflex engine controls
  • Kohler 9EOZ generator
  • Xantrax Freedom 25 inverter/battery charger
  • 750 watt solar panels
  • Katadyn Power Survivor water maker
  • Cruise Air reverse cycle HVAC
    16,000 BTU and 9,000 BTU

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