Norwalk Connecticut USA|
"Chanteclair" is a stunning Hinckley Sou'Wester 42, owned by a very knowledgeable yachtsman. She has been set up for cruising in comfort with reverse-cycle heat/air conditioning. Continually updated through the years, she includes recent electronics, sails, rigging, head stay, etc. She is maximized
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Yanmar 4JH2E FWC|
|Length over all:||42'|
|Maximum draft:||9' 1"|
|Fuel capacity:||60 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||160 Gallons|
Hull & Deck
Flag Blue Awlgripped topsides
White gelcoat deck with Camel Brown non-skid
White double boot top
Gold leaf cove stripe
Day Green bottom paint
Varnished teak exterior trim
Kevlar/E-glass hull and deck (Dupont knit hybrid fabric) reinforce the hand laid blister resistant vinylester resin laminate
Additional strength per weight is created where the hull is cored with Airex.
High stress areas have the core deleted and reinforced with additional laminations.
A 6 hull flange receives the deck that is then fiberglassed and thru-bolted in place.
Custom faired fiberglass centerboard with bronze leading edge - Raised and lowered with centerboard pennant cockpit winch.
Centerboard slot closure
Carbon spade rudder - GMT (2002)
Stainless steel bow stem head with integral chocks
Stainless steel bow pulpit and stern pulpit with integrated fold-down stainless steel stern boarding ladder
Stainless steel stanchions with double lifelines and gates
Varnished teak toe rails and exterior trim including eyebrows, handrails, dorade box and aft lazarette box.
Two (2) double-opening smoked plexiglass hatches with varnished teak frames and screens
Two (2) opening ports and four (4) fixed ports
(2) Stainless steel dorades with white painted interiors in varnished teak double dorade box with center storage hatch
Stainless steel double dorade guard rail
Stainless steel deck hardware including spring line cleats
The large T-shaped Sou wester 42 cockpit is well laid-out for shorthanded sailing but also comfortably accommodates a large crew.
Varnished teak capped cockpit coamings
Four (4) stainless steel trimmed coaming pockets openings
Teak cockpit sole.
Varnished teak companionway hatch
Custom fiberglass instrument pod over the companionway houses the sailing instruments
Engine and systems switches flush mounted in cockpit helm well with plexiglass covers
Molded-in nonskid topped, watertight lift-top cockpit seats offer sail and storage lockers.
Large sail locker is port aft - includes anchor storage davits and anchor line rack.
Custom shelves in cockpit locker, sail locker and lazarette add lots of extra storage.
Helm visibility is not hindered by the dodger.
Edson wheel steering pedestal
Stainless steel 46 wheel steering with elkhide covered rim
Pedestal mounted engine controls
Stainless steel binnacle with Ritchie compass in chrome binnacle cover
Stainless steel binnacle guard
Custom fold-down helm step
Lewmar #52 secondary winches are easily reached single-handed.
More amenities include
White dodger - Zippered front window and elkhide covered stainless steel grab rail
Bimini top - with stainless steel supports that can fold down, out of the way aft
Bimini spray screen - zips between bimini and dodger
White cockpit cushions
Hinckley varnished teak cockpit table - folding, binnacle mounted
Hinckley varnished teak mug holder - binnacle mounted
Lewmar #550 primary winches are mounted forward
From the Cockpit forward and down the companionway steps, the interior accommodations can sleep up to seven in two cabins and aft quarterberth, and includes one head, a galley, main salon, and separate nav station.
Satin-varnished cherry interior
Teak and holly cabin sole with polyurethane high gloss varnish.
White overheads with lightweight Klegecell backing and varnished cherry trim.
Integral varnished cherry handrails outboard
Cruisair 16,000 BTU reverse-cycle heat/air conditioner - runs from shore or generator power
Dome and Frigast stainless steel interior lighting
Excellent ventilation and natural light via ports and overhead hatches
Weather covers for all berths
Lee cloths - for main cabin and quarterberth
COMPANIONWAY to cockpit:
Companionway has four steps with teak treads that lead to the accommodations below:
Steps can be removed for access to the engine aft
Custom teak port and starboard handrails at the companionway.
Sliding double louvered door locker with shelf storage aft of the companionway steps
This area includes a full-width Main Salon forward, separate Nav station and an aft Quarterberth starboard aft with a full galley opposite to port.
Indigo UltraSuede cushions
Overhead opening hatch with screen
Ports and windows port and starboard with curtains
Integral handrail below port and starboard
NAVIGATION STATION (Aft Starboard):
Immediately to starboard of the companionway, the Nav Station faces forward and features:
Full-size varnished cherry chart table with opening top for chart storage, etc. Nav table has custom built in handhold inboard
Contoured cushioned nav seat opens for more storage
Drawer storage inboard
Custom cabinetry for instrumentation
Soudenberg chart light
Electrical panel outboard
Two (2) dome lights over
Additional locker storage
AFT QUARTERBERTH Area:
Aft of the nav station and separated by a half bulkhead is the open Aft Quarterberth area with:
Single berth with cushions.
Opening port for ventilation
Hooks for hanging foul weather gear
GALLEY (Aft Port):
Opposite the nav station, the U-shaped galley is handy to the companionway and the main salon.
White Formica countertop has abundant work space.
Sliding louvered door lockers include shelving for plenty of storage
Double stainless steel sink with polypropylene cutting board that fits smaller sink
Chrome Grohe fixtures, hot and cold pressure water and Seagull filter
Freshwater hand pump
Custom Hinckley paper towel rack
Custom Hinckley knife rack
Custom teak backsplash
Inboard stainless steel towel rack
Shipmate 3-burner gimballed stainless steel stove with oven set in stainless steel enclosure. A stove cover stows behind the stove and there is a front stainless steel safety bar.
Louvered sliding door locker storage outboard
Countertop accessed bin storage forward
(2) Dome lights
Grunert 12-volt AR-50 saltwater-cooled, refrigerator and freezer - countertop lift-top accessed. Cooling is by: Engine-driven eutectic plates, generator power, or 110-volt shore power
Louvered sliding door locker storage over aft.
Custom Hinckley mug rack
Custom Hinckley glass rack
MAIN SALON, Amidship:
Full-width Main Salon features a traditional plan of settee/transom berths port and starboard and a pilot berth over outboard each.
Sleep up to four (4) persons.
Transom berths pull-out for more room
Large opening main cabin hatch with screen
Frigast 12-volt lights port and starboard
Fans port and starboard
AC/heat vents to starboard
Varnished cherry half-bulkheads separate the main salon from the aft accommodations.
Centerline varnished cherry dining table is drop-leaf style and enables optional dining area for just a few or for a full crew.
Custom built-in liquor storage in dining table.
Pull-out settee/transom berth and pilot berth have cushions upholstered in UltraSuede blue fabric.
Three level chart/magazine/book rack on forward bulkhead
Storage is accessed under the seat cushions
Pull-out settee/transom berth and pilot berth has matching blue cushions bottom and back
Storage is accessed under the seat cushions
Forward is a bureau with a locker over outboard.
Hanging locker is forward of the bureau.
HEAD (Forward port):
Entry to the head is through two separate doors - Private door from the forward cabin and a second door from the rest of the accommodations.
This private head features:
Varnished cherry bulkheads with a tile sole for easy cleaning
White Formica countertop
Stainless steel sink with fixtures including telephone-style shower
Hot and & cold pressure water
Freshwater hand pump
Shower curtain on circular track
Wilcox-Crittendon head with holding tank and pump
Sliding door storage locker outboard
Custom Hinckley stainless steel handrail towel rack.
Opening port with screen
Varnished cherry holder
The Forward Stateroom has two solid cherry doors for separate access from the accommodations aft or from the head.
Comfortably sleeps two in V-berth forward with:
Adapter with cushion can form a double berth if desired.
Mulberry UltraSuede covered cushions include insert
Plenty of storage is offered in:
Drawers under berth
Full-length sliding door lockers outboard over the berths.
Bureau with 3-drawers
Locker over and outboard bureau
Large opening overhead hatch with screen
Two ports with curtains
Double louvered door gives access to the forepeak partitioned chain/rope locker.
Electronics & Navigation
Recent Garmin 5212 12 Color Chartplotter with Radar overlay
Recent Garmin Radar
Robertson AP-200 Autopilot with remote
Datamarine Offshore depth sounder
ICOM M-700 SSB radio
ICOM M-120 FM/VHF radio
Ockam Package - Boat Speed, Wind Angles, True and Apparent Wind Speed, VMG, etc. - at nav and over cockpit companionway. B&G analog wind over companionway.
Entertainment system includes:
Sony AM/FM/Cassette player with 10-disc CD changer and four (4) speakers - Two (2) interior and two (2) exterior.
Sailing & Rigging
Aluminum double spreader tapered spars are painted to match housetop (2003/4).
Navtec 1 x 19 stainless rod standing rigging (2003/4) with turnbuckle tensioners
Harken mast track with batt slides
Additional #3 track
Tri-sect masthead with Spectra halyards
Stainless steel blocks and genoa tracks
Jib halyard and two (2) spinnaker halyards.
Pro-furl roller furling headstay (2003/4)
Hall quick boom vang
Navtec hydraulic backstay
Cabin top mainsheet traveler
Spinnaker pole and reaching strut - Deck mounted
Full Harken Spinnaker Pkg - Harken pole lift, blocks, 2 sets Spectra guys and sheets, etc.
Recent Doyle Mainsail
Recent Doyle Drifter
Recent Doyle Genoa
Lewmar II winch package:
(1) #550 STC - Primaries
(1) #52 STC - Cockpit Secondaries
(2) #43 STC - Spinnaker
(1) #43 STC - Main halyard
(1) #43 STC - Jib
(1) #43 STC - Mainsheet + centerboard
(1) #43 STC - Pole foreguy and topping lift
(1) #30 STC - Reefing
#2 Genoa - North, 7.8 oz Nordac with UV leech cover (Good condition)
97% #3 Genoa - North, 240 TX (Used)
85% #4 Genoa - North, 8.8 oz + hanks (for Great Lakes racing - not used)
New Doyle Drifter "Geniker" Genoa Spinnaker
Symmetrical Spinnaker - North, 3/4 oz.
Asymmetrical Spinnaker - North, 3/4 oz (2003) with North sock
Reacher Spinnaker - North, .75 oz (1998)
Storm Jib - North, 8.8 oz (Never used)
Dazy staysail - North, 1 oz Norlam
New Doyle Drifter "Geniker"
12-volt DC electrical system
100-amp/hr starting battery (2003) - charged by 65-amp engine mounted alternator
450-amp/hr AGM lighting battery (2019) - charged by 105-amp engine mounted alternator
Battery parallel switch
Voltage meter and ammeter
(6) 12-volt outlets
110-volt AC electrical system:
50-amp/125-volt shore power inlet
50 ft x 50-amp/125-volt shore cord with 50-amp/125-volt to 50-amp 125/250-volt pigtail adapter
Spare 30-amp shore cord
Sentry 40-amp converter
(4) 110-volt outlets
Ample Power management system
Electrical bonding system
1992 Yanmar 4JH2E 46 hp FWC diesel engine with 2:1 reduction gear
Aquamet 22 stainless steel shaft
3-blade Maxi feathering propeller
Racor fuel filter
Oil pressure gauge
Engine temperature gauge
Remote fuel gauge
"Tank Tender" fuel and water tank gauge
Low oil pressure alarm
High water temperature alarm
Fiberglass water-lift type muffler
Oil transfer system
Sound insulated engine room
Fresh and saltwater wash down pump
12-volt electric bilge pump with indicator light
Manual bilge pump
Third bilge pump under cabin sole
Head holding tank with pump
All required MARPOL placards
(3) Fire extinguishers
(2) Propane fuel tanks
Electric and manual solenoid propane fuel shut-off valves
Hot water 12-gallon heater
Emergency tiller steering
Saltwater deck wash down system
Pressure fresh water deck wash down system
Outboard motor bracket - stern pulpit mounted
Varnished teak ensign pole and flush socket
Coast Guard required safety equipment
(2) Horseshoe life rings in stainless steel bracket
Simpson Lawrence electric windlass with chain wildcat.
45#CQR anchor mounted in bow roller chock with 200' x 5/16" chain
(2) Fortress anchors (one folding)
200 x 1/2" anchor rode