Major Price Reduction !!! The most extensive parts and inventory package on the market. She is ready to go anywhere...
Blue Heron offers the most attractive options for a bluewater cruiser - Hallberg-Rassy's distinctive hardtop, Selden Electric In-Mast Furling, Lewmar electric winches, Bowthruster and the most comfortable easy chairs you can imagine. Combine all those with Marineair air conditioning, Spectra watermaker, Wind generator, and new electronics. Blend those options with a lovely grace and style and you have created an award winning, headturning vessel.
This HR43 represents a great opportunity to own a proven, very well maintained vessel in Great condition, well above average, fully-equipped and Ocean ready with many recent upgrades.
Owner is and has been constantly upgrading and staying on top of service and maintenance and has spared no expense to keep "Blue Heron" in this Beautiful Turn key condition.
New Cutlass Bearing for 2013, and an extensive spare parts inventory.
Specializing in Quality Cruising Yachts
Please contact Listing Agent - Roger Johansson 1-800-871-1333 or 410-867-9022
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Designer: German Frers
Flag of Registry: United States
LOA: 44 ft 6 in
Beam: 13 ft 5 in
LWL: 38 ft 7 in
Minimum Draft: 6 ft 7 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 7 in
Displacement: 28000 lbs
Ballast: 9950 lbs
Fresh Water Tanks: (172 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (104 Gallons)
Number of twin berths: 3
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2
Interior woodwork in light mahogany with matte finish. Floor of varnished teak with inlaid holly stripes. Carpeted throughout except for galley. Curtains on all portlights. Sunscreen/bug netting for larger opening hatches. Eleven (11) well placed Hella fans throughout the boat. Saloon A comfortable L shape settee with hinges on backrests for additional storage. Fixed dinette table with top opening storage. 2 easy chairs to starboard. Headroom 6'5".
Aft Stateroom Very comfortable upgrade mattresses with storage underneath for double and single berths. Hanging lockers and stowage above and below. Fitted mirror with vanity tray. Seat between berths.
Aft head compartment Separate shower, Quiet flush electric head, opening port for additional ventilation.
Guest Stateroom 2 7' long berths with very comfortable upgrade mattresses, ample storage above and below, hanging lockers. Hatch and opening porthole.
Forward Head Compartment Teak grating, china wash basin, large mirror, laminate bulkhead and countertop. Separate shower. opening porthole and hatch. Quiet-flush electric head.
Working surface in Corian with strong, all round fiddle rail. Extra deep, double sink. Crockery locker and cutlery drawer. Bread board. Room for saucepans and other kitchen utensils. There are special places for the waste bin and other items. Hot and cold pressurized water with accumulator tank for more even flow.
Force 10 stove
Electric gas switch
Rail mounted propane grill
Spectra Watermaker -Newport 400 (new feed pump 2009)
New Mag Drive for Spectra Watermaker 2011
Additional Seagull fresh drinking water filter
Isotherm Refrigerator -well insulated, water cooled electric compressor
Separate Isotherm Deep Freezer with dual thermostat
11 gallon hot water heater
Under cabinet light under sink Dec New 2012
Manual Foot Pump
Electronics & Navigation Equipment
Furuno MFD12 NavNet 3D Chartplotter 2010
Furuno DRS4D Ultra High Definition (UHD) Digital Radar with 4Kw Radome 2010
Furuno Autopilot (NAV Pilot 511) with whitlock drive and one completely independant Autopilot system with linear drive and remote at outer chart table.
Furuno FA50 AIS Transponder (sends and receives) 2010
Furuno MM3-WRL-DHD Ext. Hard drive with global charts 2010
Mastervolt 110V/100 Amp battery charger and 1-80amp charger (new 2011)
Mastervolt 2000w Inverter 12/2000-117V
Mastervolt Shunt with EZView Display Battery monitoring system (new 2011)
5 Gelcell Service Batteries-600AHR total (2007)
DCC4000 Battery monitor Factory installed
1 Wet-cell starting Battery w/ Parallel Switch
(2) 70amp Alternators w/external Mastervolt 3-stage regulators that can be combined to 140Amp or run separately
Air Breeze Wind Generator 2010
(4) Solar panels (15 watts ea) (removable modules for top of hard dodger) 2010
Lighting upgraded to LED bulbs (2011)
Deck, coachroof, toerail, cockpit seats, cockpit floor and side trims in top quality teak laid in silicon rubber. Also teak hand rails full length of superstructure. Strong stem fitting with integrated anchor roller. Electric windlass with capstan. Two strong cleats forward, aft and midships. Double stainless lifelines. Opening gates port and starboard. Two scuppers on each side which drain rain water overboard just above waterline to prevent dirt strips on the hull. Deck inlets for water and diesel tanks are on opposite sides to avoid errors. Hatches in foredeck, toilet compartment, saloon and in aft cabin. 13 aluminium framed port holes, 12 of these are opening. A stainless steel swan neck fitting by the mast for problem free threading of existing and additional mast cables. Pulpit and pushpit have opening for easy access on board. Stowage in aft deck lazarette locker. There is a separate gas locker to starboard. Integrated bathing platform in transom.
Extra bow roller
Brass strips to all mooring and spring cleats
Shower at bathing platform
Deck washdown pump
Folding ladder at platform
CQR 60lb Anchor with 230' 3/8" chain-chain new in 2011
Delta 55lb Anchor with 50' chain and 250' rode
Granny bars at mast
Pocket for winch handle at mast
Deck fittings for halyards in front of mast
Teak pushpit seats
Fixed anchor el winch with remote control at steering stand,Serviced and Lubricated Dec 2012
Additional hand remote for anchor winch at bow
Laminate construction of hull: isophtalic gelcoat and isophtalic polyester. Hand lay-up method, insulated above water line with Divinycell PVC-foam against heat and cold. Integrated rubbing strake with brass strip. Blue decorative band in in upgraded awlgrip. Strong engine foundations of GRP for effective sound insulation. Deck and coachroof areas and also cockpit are of sandwich construction, solid in parts, laminated to the hull. Hull and deck joint are joined by overlapping laminate.
Engine & Mechanical Equipment
Volvo Penta D2-55 Naturally aspirated Diesel. 3 bladed Gori folding prop with overdrive serviced 2013 including new coat of prop speed Sidepower 95 Bowthruster
Webasto Diesel Heater-5 outlets for cabins, heads and saloon,Serviced by authorized dealer Dec 2012
Electric oil change pump
Double Racor filters with selector valve and vacuum gauge
(2) Marineair A/C units -1 10,000 BTU's and 1 12,000 BTU's
High water alarm
El High capacity bilge pump with manual switch at outer helm
High capacity manual bilge pump
El bile pump with float switch
Emergency start at starting battery
Fire alarm in engine room
Shaft seal New 2010
New Cutlass bearing 2013
Sails & Rigging
Selden electric In-Mast Roller furling with Elvstrom Offshore vertical batten Main. Triple spreader rig by Seldén. Turnbuckles from Hasselfors, aluminum protection tubes from Seldén, blocks and electric winches from Lewmar. Windex wind indicator and anchor light on mast top.
Full Rigging Inspection and Service with Rig Down carried out by Authorized Selden Dealer Dec 2012
MainElectric Furling motor sent out to Selden for recomended inspection and service including New seals, Clean and service furler Dec 2012
Genua Furler disassembled inspected and serviced, New furling line installed Dec 2012
New Blocks and Tails for Running backstaysDec 2012
Elvstrom130% Gitter Spectra Genoa, Serviced and Washed -Dec 2012
UK Halsey 130% Genoa (backup)
Working Jib - Good Condition
UK Halsey Asymetrical Spinnaker, New Turtle 2012
Selden Electric In-Mast Furling
Stowable Cutter Stay
Furlex Jib roller
Spinnaker Rigging-Pole, Halyard and removable Bowsprit
Insulated Backstay with cable to nav station
Lewmar #53 Electric Primary Winches (2)
Lewmar #40 Electric Main sheet/Outhaul/Jib roller Winch
Lewmar #40 Aux. Main sheet Winch
Lewmar #40 Halyard Winches (2)
Seldén rodkick with gas spring
Hydr backstay tensioner Rebuilt Fall 2010
All Running Rigging replaced 2011
Hallberg-Rassy's signature Hardtop with laid teak on Roof
Avon 6-Person Liferaft (Recertified-2010)
Radar Reflector Blipper 210
ACR EPIRB (Recertified-2010)
Leecloths- 2 aft cabin, 2 forward cabin, 1 port saloon
Lamp at Radar pole
Removable arm on radar pole
Bimini with forward awning, side and rear panels, New Bimini 2013
Custom Cockpit cushions
Lewmar Folding Steering Wheel
3 Fittings for Lifebelt in cockpit
Teak step behind steering wheel
Pocket for winch handle in cockpit
Drink table at steering wheel
Varnished washboards and outer chart tables
Varnished teak on wheel pedestal
Custom canvas screens for hardtop
Canvas covers for exposed varnished teak
CARIB 8ft rib dinghy with 8 HP Yamaha Outboard
Extensive spare parts inventory
Complete detailng inside and out including polish and wax fresh coat of bottom paint 2013
Offering the most popular options for a bluewater cruiser - Hallberg-Rassy's distinctive hardtop, In-Mast Furling and the most comfortable easy chairs. Add in her Marineair air conditioning and Newport Spectra watermaker, blend with a lovely grace and style and you have created an award winning, headturning vessel.
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?Tel: 1-800-871-1333 or 410-867-9022