Alpha 42

£49,950.00 Reduced

  • Boat REF#  ·  262561
  • Length  ·  12.80m
  • Year  ·  1989
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Full-Displacement
  • Sleeping berths  ·  6
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 47hp, Perkins 4108 (1989)
  • Lying  ·  Surlingham
Boatshed Norfolk
Boatshed Norfolk
Gary Travis

Extra Details

Designer Alphacraft
Builder Alphacraft of Brundall
Lying Surlingham
Fuel capacity 225.0 ltr (49.5 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 225.0 ltr (49.5 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 240.0 ltr (52.8 USG) Total - 2 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 47hp
Engine make and model Perkins 4108 (1989)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade Bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.3 ltr (0.5 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 8 knots


Length 12.80m
LWL 12.45m
Beam 3.65m
Draft Min 0.80m
Draft Max 0.80m
Airdraft 2.13m
Headroom 1.85m
Storage On mooring

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 8 batteries charged by: engine, shore power 1.5kw inverter


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Paint finish


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 3
Sink 2
Shower 2
Heads 2 heads (Manual)

2 further single berths can be used in main saloon area.

4 burner propane Stove


Cabin heating
Pressurised water system
Hot water system

2 further single berths can be used in main saloon area.

4 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear

Stern Thruster
Bow Thruster

Electric windlass
1 anchors
5.00m of chain
New winch for anchor

Nav Equipment

Navigation lights

Safety Equipment

Carbon Monoxide detector

2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 electric)

BSC runs until April 2023

Broker's Comments

A very well presented and equipped Alpha 42.

The current owners who bought her in 2008 have added many useful upgrades during their ownership.
She has bow and stern thrusters, Radiators throughout fed by hot water from a Webasto diesel fired heater, calorifier, electric windlass, new galley, full size cooker, oven and grille, interior refurbishment of head linings and aft saloon area.
There are 3 separate cabins offering a minimum of 6 berths each with shower and toilet en-suite.
She has an excellent service record (engine April 2019) and a new BSC certificate issued April 2019.
Ideal for longer stays aboard or living she is presented ready to enjoy.
Her current mooring could be made available to the new owner for a short period at no cost if required until a new mooring is secured.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Alpha 42 has been personally photographed and viewed by Gary of Boatshed Norfolk. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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