Aston Bourne 40

classic centre cockpit cruiser
£32,500.00 ReducedUnder-Offer
  • Boat REF#  ·  305656
  • Length  ·  12.19m
  • Year  ·  1980
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Full-Displacement
  • Sleeping berths  ·  8
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 35hp, nanni diesel (unknown year)
  • Lying  ·  north norfolk broads
Boatshed Norfolk
Boatshed Norfolk
Steve Biggs

Extra Details

Builder Aston
Lying north norfolk broads


Engine 1 x diesel 35hp
Engine make and model nanni diesel (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 3 blade bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots


Length 12.19m
Beam 3.51m
Draft Min 0.61m
Draft Max 0.61m

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 3 batteries charged by: engine


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Paint finish


Total # of berths 8
No. of double berths 3
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 5
Sink 3
Shower 1
Heads 2 heads (Manual)

4 burner propane Stove


Cabin heating
Pressurised water system
Hot water system

4 burner propane Stove

Deck Gear


1 anchors
(mud weight)

Nav Equipment


Safety Equipment

Fume detector

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

Boatshed Norfolk is pleased to be able to exclusively offer, for sale, this Large ex-hire centre cockpit Aquafibre 42 river cruiser. Freshly off hire and fully serviced for the new owner. This is a classic centre cockpit broad’s cruiser offering 5 separate cabins, one of which is the aft saloon which also converts to a sleeping double cabin offering great flexibility and comfortable accommodation for 6+2 people. There are 2 toilets all electric flush, 1 shower, a compact but sociable raised wheelhouse amidships with full sliding roof. She boasts a modern Nanni diesel engine with hydro. The boat appears to be in a well presented condition and offers excellent internal and external space. The full sliding cockpit roof opens the raised cockpit to the elements making this a wonderful cruising boat. This will make great large family river cruiser or an amazing live-aboard home.

Be quick as this boat will sell very fast.
The boat has a current BSS. Should this have les than 1 year remaining the boat will have a new 4 year BSS placed on her for the new owner
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Aston Bourne 40 has been personally photographed and viewed by Stephen biggs of Boatshed Norfolk. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

20 years plus

Why are you selling her?

comming off hire

Where have you sailed her?

norfolk broads

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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