Hardy 42

KEEN INTEREST (under offer)

Keen Interest is for sale by her original owner and a very keen member of the Hardy family. The yacht is maintained to exacting standard early viewing is recommended

Asking Price, VAT paid

Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars they should not be relied upon as being accurate and are intended as a guide only and do not constitute any part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey.

Model and make of engine:
Twin MAN D0836 L401 engines 450hp each (331kw)/2300rpm each

General arrangement

Saloon – U-shaped seating all finished in beige Alcantara. Forward part of seating converts to forward facing high level seat for 2 people when underway.Teak side unit plus storage for TV. Unique free standing saloon table which converts to low level coffee table. Floor access hatch to engine
room. 2 side deck access doors.

Lower Helm – Fully adjustable helm and navigators seats with suspension. Electronic engine controls, navigational instruments and overhead switch panel. Large chart table and chart locker on starboard side.

Galley – Full electric galley.Induction hob with oven and separate microwave. Double s/s sink unit. Extensive lockers and fridge.

Exterior – Wide safe one level walk round decks with bulwarks and solid high s/s guard rail. Side and stern gate boarding points. Aft gate leads to boarding platform. Large lazarette aft deck storage locker. Quarter deck access from port and stbd, storage lockers, table and seating. From quarter deck access to flybridge. Central upper helm position with navigational and engine instruments. Extensive lockers for storage of flybridge seating cushions.

Forward cabin – Large single berths with storage lockers below. Hanging wardrobe and drawer storage. Access to anchor locker behind mirror and watertight hatch. Opening roof window / hatch with fly screen and blind. En-suite forward heads with basin and shower.

Aft Cabin – Island double berth, vanity unit, wardrobes and draws. En-suite heads with basin and shower.

Utility area – with large fridge and freezer.


Location of YachtIsle of Wight
Launched2009- Delivered March 2011
Length (Hull)12.8m (42 ft)
Overall length14.02 (46ft)
Beam4.3m (14ft 4 in)
Air draught (mast down)3.6m (11ft 10 in)
Draught1.2m (3 ft 11 in)
Displacement 14 tonnes
Engine hours585
Fuel Capacity1750lt (385 gallons)
Water Capacity546 lt (120 gallons)

Electronic engine control system
Compass helm and flybridge
Diesel fired central heating system
FM radio/CD player with speakers
Top entry refrigerator in saloon
Electric anchor winch, anchor and 60m. chain cable
Holding tank for both toilets with electric pump put
Swimming ladder
Hot and cold transom shower
Flybridge console cover
Windscreen and door covers
Galvanic isolator
Eltrim trim tabs
Ensign, staff, warps, fenders & gel repair kit
240v AC shore supply system & charger
Electric demisting for fwd wheelhouse windows
Red light above chart table for navigation
Teak decks side, aft and flybridge
KAB suspension helm and navigators seats

Twin disc 5065 MX gearboxes in place of standard
Upgraded electrical system – 4kW x 24v Generator 300Ahr/24v. AGM domestic batteries supplying 2 x 3kw x 240v AC inverters. Separate start batteries. 80amp battery charger.
Induction hob for galley in place of standard
Hydraulic bow thruster – two speed – and basic hydraulic system
Additional hydraulic pump –( one on each engine )
Hydraulic windlass
Side wheelhouse window electric demisting
Dehumidifier in dedicated locker
6-man liferaft in holder on transom
Compass swing
Teak decking on forward coachroof
2 colour signwriting
Aft deck table and seating
MCA approved lifebuoy and light with floating line
Extractor fans in both heads
Aft deck flood light
Corian galley worktop
Full flybridge cover
Modified chart table area (wooden ’sunroof’ to give galley more light in port
Chart locker in top of hanging locker in fwd cabin
Forward bunk infill to make double
Saloon TV with retractable stand
TV aerial, amplifier & 2 sockets
Grab handle on mast up to steps by flybridge
Aft facing camera on mast - linked to lower helm plotter
Grab handle & shelf on back of flybridge helm seats
TV in aft cabin
Centre aft deck locker
Flexitek at upstairs helm and entrance stairs
Stern seating full set of cushions and back rests
New beige carpets
New electric radiators in both heads
New Fusion stereo system DVD and speakers
Remote to flybridge helm

Raymarine SPX-30 Autopilot system
2 x Raymarine SP70 Pilot controls
Raymarine hydraulic pump type 1 24v
Raymarine seatalk NG back bone kit
2 x Raymarine ST70 colour displays
Raymarine ST70 anemometer pod
Raymarine arm anemometer transducer
Raymarine smart speed/depth/temp transducer
Raymarine Cam 100 mast mounted camera
Raymarine Ray240E DSC/VHF with remote station
2 x Raymarine 16inch plotter (saloon). New Raymarine AXIOM 16S 1 x PRO - 2018
Raymarine plotter (flybridge). New Raymarine AXIOM 16 - 2018
Raymarine 4kW 48 inch HD digital open array scanner
Raymarine AIS receiver linked to plotters. New Raymarine AIS 650 + AIS100 - 2018
Raymarine Raystar 125 GPS
2 x New Raymarine transducers - 2018
Fuel polishers
Rope cutters
WIFI set up
Copper coat on hull 2017
Full service every year
Seagul water filter