Network Yacht Brokers Chichester
  • Manufacturer: Humber
  • Price: £64,950
  • Location: Chichester Yacht Basin
  • Year: 1989
  • LOA: 40'0" (12.19m)
  • Berths: 8
  • Draft: 2.82
  • Keel: Semi Displacement
  • ID no.: 03736
  • Cabins: 3
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heads: 2
  • Engine Make: Sabres
  • Horsepower: 275hp
  • Drive Type:
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Cruise Speed: 18 knots approx.
  • Top Speed: 26 knots approx.

Broker Remarks

HUMBER 40 - "Bosscat" Built in 1989, GRP hull, deck and superstructure, twin Sabres 275HP diesels low engine hours serviced 2017,gear boxes rebuilt 2017, stern glands done 2017,  amazing accommodation of 8 berths in 3 cabins new 2016, 2 x w.c. compartments, heating, equipment includes Cetrek GPS, autopilot with flybridge repeater, Furuno 1800 radar, 2 compasses, log, speedo, depth, navtex weather, VHF, Icom 505, generator, shore power, electric windlass, etc etc. Used by the Humber pilots this famous hull for her sea keeping qualities and beautiful accommodation  with her teak satin  finish, needs to be viewed to be appreciated. Anti fouled 2017, owner has spent £15000.


Her interior is finished in teak satin wood
New carpets and curtains
Lights in most cupboards and coloured lights to both double bedrooms
Under water lights to rear of boat

Total berths 8 in 3 cabins with full headroom and 2 x w.c. compartments.

Main saloon with "U" shaped settee with coffee table with folding leaves to starboard, small sofa to port, drawer unit and cupboard unit to port.

Helm position with full instrumentation, steering wheel and comfortable seat with storage under.

Galley to port, well appointed U shaped layout, ample storage, worktop, four ring gas hob new oven 2016, new microwave, double sink, fridge, fit new domestic waste gauge.
new 3 gang socket to galley, dehumidifier, tv fitted with booster.

Forward cabin - large double berth.

Mid ships cabin with twin berths, drawer unit and storage.

Aft cabin with King size double berth with ensuite, storage and dressing table.

New basin and tap to stern w.c
Both wc repiped 2016
2 lounge reading lights
Double table and 4 chairs and cushions
DVD player
Serviced heating 2016

Mechanical and Rigging

Twin Sabres 275 diesel inboard engines with circa 2000 engine hours
Cruises at approx. 18 knots
Maximum speed approx. 26 knots
Engines serviced in 2017
Both gear boxes rebuilt in 2017
Stern glands replaced in 2017


Navigation and electronis:
Cetrek GPS
Cetrek 727 autopilot with flybridge repeater
Furuno 1800 radar
2 x compasses
Log/speedo/depth sounder with flybridge repeater
Navtex/weather receiver
Swiftech VHF radio
JVC radio
Icom 505 on flybridge

Electrics and equipment:
Fischer Panda generator
Shore power
Batteries - engines 2 x 125 amp/domestic 1 x 135 amp.
Ice box
Gas alarm
Fire extinguishers
2 x manual bilge pumps
2 x electric bilge pumps

Bruce anchor 30m of fixed chain with 50M of warp
Electric windlass
Flybridge cover
Two large lockers on aft deck
Horseshoe lifebuoys x 2
Rudder indicator
New motor and wiper blades
New anodes 2017
New awning 2016

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