This Little Harbor 40 is in magnificent condition. Her proud, long term, 2nd owners have given her extensive upgrades and refit work over the past three years including re-awlgripping the decks and hull, refinishing of brightwork, replacement of pumps, addition of Espar Cabin Heat, new starboard engine and much more!! Winter 2010/11 she is being entirely re-finished from the waterline up! All new awlgrip surfaces on her hull, house decks etc., all brightwork refinished and an entire new canvas package!
"A Certified Professional Yacht Broker and Past President of the Yacht Brokers Association of America, Bill holds an Unlimited Master Mariner's License and has over 40 years experience in marine fields. Bill has been a broker with ECYS since 1998.".
Please contact Bill Full, CPYB at 207-846-4545
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Little Harbor
Designer: Ted Hood
LOA: 40 ft 0 in
Beam: 12 ft 6 in
LWL: 36 ft 6 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 0 in
Gorgeous full varnished teak interior with varnished teak and holly sole. Excellent natural light and ventilation with six opening stainless steel ports and three opening hatches, all with screens, additionally there is excellent 12 volt lighting throughout. The accommodations can be heated or cooled via reverse cylce A/C when dockside or heated via the Espar diesel cabin heat system.
Starting forward is the owners stateroom featuring an island queen berth below which there are two full storage drawers. To port and starboard aft are two generous hanging lockers and there are additional under deck storage lockers and 2 additional lockers with shelves forward.
Next aft is the main salon and galley. To starboard is a full length settee done in off white leather. There is also a custom fitted sunbrella cover for the upholstery for cruising in warmer climates. Storage in bins below the settee and behind the seat back while there are lockers and bookshelves over.
To port is the L Galley featuring Hillerrange 3 burner propane stove with oven, Adler Barber 12V refrigeration, Panasonic Microwave, single basin sink with H&C pressure water. Excellent counter space (Corian) and storage in 5 lockers and 4 drawers.
The head is aft and to port and features
LPG electric solenoid
Espar DL5 diesel cabin heat had complete overhaul 05'
Boston 5" Brass clock & barometer
Alpine AM/FM stereo
Alpine 6 disc CD changer
Speakers both cabins and helm deck
14" Magnavox flat screen TV 04'
DVD player 04'
Omni directional TV antenna
Wired for 12 volt DC and 110 volt AC service. A Heart Freedom 1800 watt inverter provides 110 volt AC service when off of the dock. All batteries were replaced in August 05'. The 12 volt and inverter service is via deep cycle 6 volt golf cart batteries wired in series
12 volt DC
Switch panel with breakers
Volt & Amp meters
8 6V golf cart batteries 05'
3 31 plate engine start batteries
2 110 amp alternators
Outlet at helm
110 Volt AC
Switch panel with breakers
Volt & Amp meters
50 amp shore power connection
50 amp 50' shore power cable
30 amp 50' shore power cable
40 amp battery charger
Water heater (also engine supplied)
Heart/Freedom 1800 watt inverter/charger
All electronics are located at the helm station. The chart plotter is on a custom PC platform and while the primary use is navigation it can be used as a pure PC for e-mail etc.
Furuno 4kw open array radar
12" Custom PC Color Chart display 04'
GPS Sensor 04'
B&G Network speed/log/depth/temp 04'
Icom M-302 VHF 04'
Autohelm 7000+ autopilot upgraded 04
3 Windshield wipers
Bennett trim tabs with indicators
Twin 300 HP Cummins turn 21 X 26 Nibral wheels on 1 1/2" Aquamet shafts through 1.5 to 1.0 reduction gears. The starboard engine was replaced summer 05' following an aftercooler failure. The engine hours noted are the AVERAGE engine hours between the two engines. The Starboard engine has app 300 hours on it and the port engine has app. 2100 hours on it . The aftercooler has been replaced on the port engine as a precautionary measure and the engine was given full servicing by a Cummins Rep. The listing broker has sea trialed the vessel and she is smooth and quiet with comfortable conversation on the helm deck from idle through wide open throttle.
Racor fuel filter
Fireboy fire protection
Fuel & Water Guages
Electronic lift for engine hatch
PYI dripless shaft seals
3 electric bilge pumps
1 manual bilge pump
This remarkable sea boat is conventionally driven vs. jet drive. Consequently she is a better sea boat in a following sea and has more positive handling at low speeds. The owner reports a 22-23kt cruise at 2200 RPM burning 14 gph combined when light and 15-16gph when fully loaded.
Hull & Deck
Fiberglass PVC cored bottom and balsa cored topsides with solid fiberglass windows along C/L and inway of running gear and through hulls. Balsa cored fiberglass decks. The hull was awlgripped Flag Blue in 04' and the decks were also re-awlgripped as well with Oyster White with two tone on the non-skid in Moondust.
Wide side decks with convenient hand hold lead forward. There is a large storage locker at the bow. All exterior woodwork was stripped and refinished in 04' with Signature finish which is a multi year varnish replacement and looks like it had just been applied (this after 15 months and a cruise south!!) The transom seats are regular spar varnish and have also been refinished.
Simpson Lawrence electric windlass
33 LB Bruce Anchor
50' of chain and 150' of 1/2 rode
Fresh water wash down fore & aft
This beautifully maintained and proudly owned Little Harbor 40 is on just her second owner. The current owners have had her for several years and cruised her in new England waters with 1 trip south to the Bahamas while the first owner kept her in the Ches. Bay and cruised her south twice. The owner has a pre-paid lease on a building in which to store the boat in South Bristol, ME, if the buyer desires they may have the use of the building at no additonal cost through the '12/'13. winter
The name and personal gear not inventoried above is specifically excluded.
We have prepared a CD with over 50 high resolution photographs of GRATEFUL, please call us and we will mail you one
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Interested in this boat?Toll-free: 877-241-2607Tel: 207-846-4545