This is a popular Bavaria 42 Cruiser providing spacious accommodation with three double cabins and two heads. Twin Wheel Steering, Deep Fin Lead Keel, Selden In Mast Furling, Volvo Penta D2-55hp Diesel Sail Drive Engine (990 Running Hours), Bow Thruster, Electric Anchor Windlass and Full Raymarine Electronics including Auto-Pilot.
Designed and built by Bavaria Yachts in Germany.
LOA: 12.99 mtrs / 42'6"
LWL: 11.40 mtrs / 37'4"
BEAM: 3.99 mtrs / 13'1"
DRAFT: 2.10 mtrs / 6'11"
GRP White Hull with a Blue Boot-line and GRP White Superstructure.
Volvo Penta D2-55, 55hp Diesel Sail Drive (Gator Replaced November 2011).
Dual circuit cooling with sea water filter.
A Folding Propeller is currently fitted but the owner is going to replace this with the original factory fitted 3 bladed fixed prop and therefore is not included. However, it may be available by separate negotiation.
Isolated Engine Compartment.
Engine Hour and RPM Counter.
Mechanical Hour Counter at Chart Table.
Engine Hours Approximately 990 (As of November 2016)
Cruising Speed: 7 knots.
Maximum Speed: 8.5 knots.
Engine Last Serviced: October 2016
This boat has two double aft cabins. On the port side there is a Heads, equipped with a marine toilet & holding tank, wash basin, shower and storage cupboards. There is also a linear galley equipped with a stainless steel sink, a gas oven with two gas hob burners, an insulated cooling box with an electrical 12v refrigeration unit, an additional refrigerator and ample storage cupboards.
On the starboard side there is a chart table, a cushioned seat and storage beneath. Forward of the chart table and opposite the galley is a U shaped seating area with a large fixed table and a bench seat. (Re-Upholstered in 2011).
The forward cabin has a double berth, double storage wardrobe and an en suite heads equipped with a marine toilet (No connection to the holding tank - just sea discharge), wash basin, shower & storage cupboards.
The upholstery is finished in a blue & white striped fabric, joinery including saloon wood panelling is finished in a cherry wood finish.
Eberspacher 5 kw Cabin Heating with 4 Outlets - December 2015 Remote Control System added allowing the system to be operated by a secure caller ID & PIN by phone call or text.
Hull, Deck, Safety Equipment & Other Inventory
Lead Keel (2.10 mtr / 6'11" Draft)
Ultrasonic Anti - Fouling with 2 Transducers (Located in front of the engine starboard side & in front of the keel port side).
Vetus Bow Thruster.
Lofrans Electric Anchor Windlass & Remote Control.
Teak cockpit floor and teak seat thwarts.
Stainless Steel Pulpit, Pushpit and upgraded RORC guard rails.
Bow stem fitting with a double anchor roller.
Deck Double Spindle Fitted Running Rigging Guides.
11 x Spinlock XTS Clutches.
1 Spinlock XAS Clutch for the Genoa Furler.
Lewmar winch handle x 2.
2 x Lewmar ST48 Winches.
2 x Lewmar ST40 Winches.
6 x Aluminium Cleats.
Self Draining Anchor Locker.
Self Draining Gas Cyclinder container for two gas cannisters.
Teak Cockpit Table.
Removable Centre Transom Seat For Easy Cockpit Access.
Cockpit Shower, Stainless Steel Boarding ladder & deck vent.
Navigation Lights & Deck Light.
2 x Cockpit storage Lockers.
Coaming for Sprayhood.
Halyard stowage space in the companionway area.
Digital TV Antenna.
Marine SSB HF Backstay Antenna. (SWR < (less than) 3 on 80,40,20 & 15 metres bands).
(Please Note - The SSB (Single Side Band) Radio At The Chart Table Is Not Included In The Sale)
FM/CD/Radio Stereo & Speakers in Saloon & Cockpit.
4 x 12volt Batteries.
(1 x 55ah Engine, 2 x 145ah Domestic, 1 x 145ah Bow Thruster / Anchor Windlass).
240volt Shore Power & Cable.
Coach Roof Solar Panel
Solar Panel & Chart Table Instrument Head.
Raymarine E80 Chartplotter with integrated Radar - Display located at the chart table console.
Raymarine VHF (Dual Station) & Cockpit Speaker..
Raymarine Speed & Temperature Transducer.
Raymarine Tri Data Display in Cockpit.
Raymarine Wind Instrument in Cockpit.
Raymarine Fluxgate Compass interfaced with Autopilot & Radar as a Heading Sensor.
LED Anchor Light & Sail Navigation Lights.
Stainless Steel Emergency Tiller.
Rigging & Sail Inventory
Stainless Steel Standing Rigging.
Selden Aluminium Mast & Spars.
Selden Backstay Tensioner.
In-Mast Main sail Reefing.
Furlex Roller Reefing System.
Elvstrom Sobstadt Cruising Cross Cut Furling Mainsail.
Elvstrom Sobstadt 140% Furling Cross Cut Genoa.
Canvas & Cushions
Blue Canvas Sprayhood with Grabrail.
Custom Fitted Bow Coach Roof Sun Bed.
Deck Hatch, Throttle Control & Winch Canvas Covers.
Azzurra is easy to handle at sea as well as close quarter manoeuvring within a marina, 2 wheels, large spade rudder, Vetus bow thruster and an open transom altogether make berthing very simple especially if sailing single handed.
Azzurra is a safe and fast cruiser capable of offshore passages in full comfort.
Rigging perfectly tuned in June 2015.
[A 2nd Elevstrom Sobstadt Fully Battened Tri-Optimal Mainsail, Liferaft and the Chart Plotter Electronic Chart (Western Europe & English Channel) will be included in the sale only if the full price is paid - Not Negotiable]
An excellent example which is very well equipped and has been maintained to a high standard by the current owner who has had ownership since December 2010.
Maintenance works carried out during November 2015 which include:-
This Boat Must Be Seen To Be Appreciated............Viewings Available Be Appointment.
Please note the Chart Plotter Electronic Chart & Liferaft on board is not included in the sale - See owner's comments.
3A Harbour Quay
Sovereign Yacht Harbour, Eastbourne
East Sussex, BN23 5QF