• Nelson 42'

    'Sabre Blue'

    Nelson 42' commissioned in 1988. Extensively refitted in 2017/18 including remodelling interior, new wheel house seating and all bunks and seats reupholstered, new curtains. All galley hardware, fridges, cooker, taps all replaced and additional fridge added in wheelhouse. Touch screen Raymarine E series fitted, including on deck repeater screen. AIS, Radar, depth, speed, autohelm. New VHF. Cabins all reupholstered and aft toilet replaced. Sea cocks changed where necessary. All overhead hatches replacedw ith Lewmar Ocean hatches. New isolator switches installed and batteries all replaced with sealed batteries. New inverter and new charger. Fuel tanks all opened cleaned and resealed with new gauge senders installed. All fuel piping replaced and valves replaced as necessary. Aft cockpit Bimimi installed and new seating and table installed. External steering position seat replaced. New starter motor fitted and new alternatorss for both engines. Engines are two Ford Sabre 250s, each having done approximately 1,000 hours. Recent survey report available.


  • LOA: 41'6" / 12.68m
    Beam: 11'1" / 3.38m
    Draft: 3'0" / 0.9m
    Year: 1988
    Hull Material: GRP

  • Engines: 2 x Ford Sabre 250s
    Accom: 6 berths
    Builder: Seward Marine
    Designer: Thornycroft
    Location: South Coast
    Price: £110,000

  • For further information
    Please Contact:

    Steve: +44 (0) 780 320 2311
    Harry: +44 (0) 777 868 2909

  • Accommodation

    6 berths, 2 rings, grill, oven. 2 burners. 1 sink. 2 toilets. 580L Water capacity. 2 tanks. Wood cabin flooring. Webasto heating. Curtains. Stereo/Radio/CD.


    Nelson 42' built in 1988. 14.74 Gross Tonnage. Blue Hull & deck material GRP. Single skeg keel config. Twin rudders.

  • Engines

    2 Ford Sabres 250s, approx 1,000 hours run. Water indirect cooling. 5 blades. Aquadrive Scattra drive to prop. Cruising speed 15kts. Max speed 21kts. 4 tanks. Engine services February 2019.


    6 batteries 24V date 2018, Navigation lights, 3 windscreen wipers.

  • Nav Equipment

    Compass, Log/Speed, Depth. VHF/SSB, GPS on plotter. Chart plotter Raymarine E-series. Integral GPS, Autopilot, Radar, Clock/Barometer, AIS navigation.

    Deck Equipment

    Pulpit/Pushpit rails, bathing ladder & platform. Cockpit cover, Anchors-main, KG Kedge, 50m chain. M.Warp, 5 bilge pumps, Cockpit cushions, Mooring warps/fender. 2 boat hooks. Dinghy & oars, outboard motor.

In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not in any way guaranteed. These particulars are intended as a guide only and they do not constitute a term of any contract. Prospective buyers are advised to check the specification and condition of the vessel for themselves, and where appropriate, at their own expense, to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and sea trial and/or to have an engine trial conducted.