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1981 Jefferson 42 Sundeck Motor Yacht

Stuart, Florida


Correct owner has owned the boat for 15 years, in which time she has had an extensive re model. This includes : epoxy deck seal with west marine anti slip deck system 5x stainless steel port lights, engine and gear box re builds, new hardwood galley flooring, and new hardwood stateroom flooring, still original shiny gel coat on hull, Over the years we have had her bottom epoxy sealed. She is powered by two Lehman 120 hp engines giving her a very economical 7- 8 knots cruising speed. Just over 1000 hours only on each engine. (Recently serviced) The boat is in exceptional shape, with the teak being of the highest quality. Recently had bottom paint applied and new zincs She has a raised aft deck with stateroom en-suite shower room and head. Plenty of head room even for the tallest person. She has a forward cabin with two bunks, the bottom bunk being wider would possibly sleep two also with en-suite head. Large galley with fridge, cooker and plenty of storage. She carries 200 gal of water in S/Steel tanks 600 gal of fuel in 4x tanks giving her over a 1500 mile range also comes with full tanks of diesel. She is easy to maintain. There are two hydraulic steering positions cabin and bridge The boat is fitted with a navico helm auto pilot. She is fitted with top of the range Simpson S/Steel dinghy Davits able to lift heavy dingys Diving platform with S/Steel ladders. Comes with full selection of fenders and ropes Great boat for anchoring out with Lewmar and 66lb Bruce type anchor Has Lewmar 1000lb stainless steel windlass with 200 ft of 5/16 bbb chain Comes with two vhf radio’s plus one hand held radio. Very eco friendly boat with the diesel generator swapped out for a solar wind inverter system but can be easily swapped back to a diesel generator if preferred. The boat is turn key ready for another trip to the Bahamas

Basic Boat Info

Price: $89,900
Make: Jefferson
Model: 42 Sundeck Motor Yacht
Year: 1981
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 44 ft
Beam: 14'2 ft
Max Draft: 3'8 ft
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Ford Leahman
  • Model: 120 HP
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 120hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Alloy
  • Year: 1984
  • Engine Hours: 1194
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Ford Leahman
  • Model: 120 Hp
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Alloy
  • Year: 1984
  • Engine Hours: 1256
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 120hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 600 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Trawlers, Motor Yachts


Mark Rosen
Email Mark at
Brightwater Yacht Brokers Inc.


Brightwater Yacht Brokers Inc.
311 Channel Drive
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, US, 08742
Tel:(732) 456-2050

Additional Contact Information

Mark Rosen

609 558 5858 cell

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