'Asterie', a Hallberg-Rassy 42 Sailboat for Sale

by Dave Evans & Robyn Hawkins
(Spain)

'Asterie' at anchor

'Asterie' at anchor

'Asterie' is a classic Hallberg-Rassy 42E sailboat - the 'E' signifying that she is the Olle Enderlein designed version. She's a true bluewater cruiser providing excellent sea-keeping and has a build quality that is renowned in the sailing world. She's been owned by her current owners since July 2019 and has been well maintained and updated throughout her ownership.

'Asterie', built in 1989, provides 6-8 comfortable berths in three cabins and has 2 separate heads. Wheel steering with a traditional long keel and extremely well-equipped. She's powered by a Beta 75hp diesel engine, fitted in 2011.

Specifications
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 42E
Year: 1989
Boat Name: Asterie
Hull Number: 227
Style: Centre Cockpit
Type: Sailing Cruiser
Rig: Sloop
Condition: Used
Hull Material: Fibreglass (GRP)
Number of Engines: 1
Fuel Type: Diesel
LOA: 12.93m / 42’ 5”
LWL: 10.50m / 34’ 5”
Beam: 3.78m / 12’ 4”
Draft: 2.05m / 6’ 8”
Displacement Weight: 11,500 kg / 25,353 lbs
Keel Weight: 4,500 kg / 9,920 lbs
Keel Type: Encapsulated Long Fin Keel
Accommodation: 8 berths in 3 cabins
Tax Status: Tax paid

Design Ratios:
Sail Area/Displacement: 15.8
Ballast/Displacement: 39.1
Displacement/Length: 277
Comfort Ratio: 37.2
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.7

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Engine
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The Engine Compartment

Engine Make: Beta Marine
Engine Model: V3600-ET02
Primary Engine: Inboard
Drive Type: Shaft Drive
Year: 2011
Hours: 956.2 (engine still in use so hours will increase)
Power: 75hp
Propellor Type: 3 blade
Propellor Material: Bronze
Rope Cutter: Yes
Cruising Speed: 8 knots (1500 rpm)
Maximum Speed: 9 knots (2500 rpm)

Tankage
Fuel: 395 litres / 87 gallons (1 x 250 litres and 1 x 145 litres) – steel
Water: 725 litres / 161 gallons – steel
Holding Tank: 40 litres / 8.8 gallons – steel – forward heads only

Deck Equipment
  • 25kg Rocna anchor (new 2019), 60m of 3/8 chain & 30m Nylon 20mm warp;
  • Danforth anchor;
  • 45lb CQR anchor;
  • Electric Lofrans 1000 watt anchor windlass;
  • Electric Primary Genoa Sheet Winches (2017) – New Genoa Sheets (2020);
  • 2 x Lewmar 55 electric winches (cockpit: headsail sheets);
  • 7 x Lewmar 40 manual winches (cockpit: 2 x main sheet, 1 x mainsail, 2 x just behind the cockpit for the cruising chute; mast: x2 for various halyards);
  • Electric In-Mast Furling System (2018);
  • Vetus Bow Thruster with foot controls at helm;
  • Boom Car Replaced & Upgraded;
  • Reinforced King Post;
  • Cockpit Clutches (all replaced 2018);
  • 6 x Stainless Steel Deck Cleats;
  • Lewmar Piston Powered Vang (2017);
  • Warps;
  • Fenders;
  • Boathook;
  • Bespoke Stainless Steel & Teak Bathing Platform (2015/16);
  • Stainless Steel Boarding Ladder (2015/16);
  • Outboard Engine Bracket;
  • Stainless Steel Bimini Frame with Blue Canvas Bimini Cover (2015 – excellent condition);
  • Fully Enclosed Blue Canvas Cockpit Tent with Stainless Steel Frame.


Spars and Sails
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The Cruising Chute

  • Electric In-Mast Furling System (2018);
  • Seldon Genoa Furling System (2018);
  • Jeckells Genoa (2019);
  • Jeckells In-Mast Furling Main (2019);
  • Cruising Chute with Snuffer & Sheets (excellent condition);
  • Storm Jib (Hood – 1989);
  • 10mm Stainless Steel Standard Rigging (2014);
  • Sta-Lok Fittings & Backstay Tensioner;
  • Cutter Stay for Storm Jib;
  • Spinnaker Pole


Navigation Equipment
  • Navigation Lights (port and starboard bow lights new 2021);
  • C. Plath Steering Compass;
  • Raymarine E120 Chart Plotter with Integrated Radar (charts need updating);
  • Raymarine AIS 650 Transponder/Receiver;
  • Raymarine ST70 Auto-pilot and Smart Wireless Controller;
  • Raymarine ST60+ Compass;
  • Raymarine ST70 Multi-Function Display (log, speed, depth);
  • Raymarine ST60+ Wind Instrument;
  • ICOM Radio – IC M506 with Dual Station (Chart Table & Cockpit);
  • Radar;
  • Weather Station;
  • McMurdo ICS NAV6 Navtex (new but not working yet);
  • Saloon Bulkhead Plastimo Compass;
  • Various Paper Charts


Safety Equipment
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The Flare Pack

  • Zodiac 6 Person RORC Liferaft with Solas HRU Release (service due 04/21);
  • McMurdo SmartFind Plus 406 GPS EPIRB (2017);
  • Offshore Flare Pack (2020: all flares dated to 12/2023 apart from 2 x orange smoke which are dated to 12/2021 );
  • Electric Bilge Pump;
  • 2 Manual Bilge Pumps;
  • 2 x Lifebuoys;
  • Danbuoy;
  • Jonbuoy (service due);
  • Fog Horn;
  • 5 Wichard Cockpit Clip-On Points;
  • Guardwire and Jackstays;
  • 4 x Fire Extinguishers;
  • 1 x Engine Room Auto Fire Extinguisher;
  • 1 x Fire Blanket;
  • Carbon Monoxide Alarms


Electrical Power
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Wind Turbine

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1 of 2 Solar Panels

  • 6 x 12v 110ah AGM Batteries (2018);
  • 2 x 12v 110ah Engine Batteries;
  • SilentWind PRO Marine Wind Turbine (2020);
  • 320 w (2 x 160w) Solar Panels (2020);
  • Victron MPPT BlueSolar Charge Controller with Bluetooth for monitoring (2020);
  • SilentWind Wind and Solar Hybrid Charge Controller (2020);
  • Victron Pure Sinewave Phoenix 12 | 800 Inverter (2020) – needs to be installed;
  • Battery Monitor (2020);
  • Battery Charger;
  • 240v Shore Power System & Cable;
  • Bulbs replaced throughout boat where possible for LEDs (2020)


Tender and Outboard
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Dinghy & Outboard

  • Yamaha F9.9J Outboard (2020);
  • 12 litre Fuel Tank (2020);
  • Honwave T32-IE Tender (2020);
  • Honda wheel kit fitted by the dealer (2020);
  • 2 Paddles (2020);
  • Seat (2020);
  • Carry Case (2020);
  • Dinghy Anchor with rode and bag (2020)


More pics...
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Heads with Shower Compartment

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Navigation Station

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The Galley

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The Forepeak

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The Cockpit


For more information or to arrange a viewing, please get in touch with us (Dave and Robyn)!

We look forward to hearing from you!


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