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  • Manufacturer: Nelson
  • Location: Gosport
  • Year: 1988
  • LOA: 41'7" (12.68m)
  • Beam: 11' 1'' (3.38m)
  • Berths: 4
  • Draft: 1.22
  • Keel: Semi Displacement
  • ID no.: 2988
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heating: Webasto
  • Heads: 2
  • Showers: 2
  • Engine Make: Ford Sabre
  • Horsepower: 500hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 1200 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 12
  • Top Speed: 21
  • Engine Hours Port: 1000
  • Engine Hours Starboard: 1000

Broker Remarks

Beautiful Nelson 42 with many upgrades in 2017 / 2018 including:  New wheel house seating, all bunks and seats re upholstered, re modelled saloon seating, all galley hardware replaced with new, new touchscreen Raymarine radar/gps/plotter (repeated at both helm positions), fuel tanks opened, cleaned and new fuel pipes, senders, engines serviced Feb 2019, new antifoul March 2019, dinghy and outboard....  Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate how good this boat is.  Call Neil in our Poole office for further details or to arrange a viewing.  01202 669554


  • Saloon:
  • All new upholstery throughout
  • New curtains
  • Seating to port and starboard
  • Helm and co pilot seat
  • Gas detector
  • Webasto heating throughout (Requires servicing)
  • 3 steps leading to aft cabin
  • Aft Cabin:
  • Light an airy with 5 windows and hatch above
  • All new upholstery throughout
  • Twin berths
  • Ensuite with new sea toilet, sink and shower
  • Ample storage below berths and in port and starboard lockers and hanging locker
  • Galley:
  • Down 3 steps from saloon leads you into the dinette/galley area
  • Convertible dinette to port
  • Galley to starboard with new 2 burner gas hob
  • New oven and grill.  
  • New 12v refrigerator with freezer compartment
  • Stainless steel sink and drainer
  • Storage above and below.
  • Forward Heads: 
  • Leading forward from the galley area you find the 2nd heads with sea toilet, shower and sink
  • Forward Cabin:  
  • V berth with storage below.  Hanging locker and further storage

Mechanical and Rigging

  • Powered by twin Ford Sabre diesel engines.  250hp each with approx 1,000 hours
  • Engines serviced Feb 2019
  • Shaft drive
  • Cruising speed 12 knots
  • Max speed 21 knots
  • New isolator switches
  • New inverter
  • 6 x 24v batteries, new 2018
  • New battery charger
  • Shore power
  • New alternators
  • New starter motor 


  • Aft raised helm position/cockpit with seating for 6  
  • Fold out cockpit table
  • Teak decking
  • New helm seat
  • Bimini
  • All overhead hatches replaced with Lewmar Ocean hatches
  • 2 anchors
  • Fenders and warps
  • Bathing platform with ladder
  • Antifouled March 2019
  • New anodes 2019

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