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2003 Catalina 42 MkII

Braintree, Massachusetts


Exceptional cruising is the norm with this powerful and comfortable performer. For a large boat easily run by two this will take you anywhere in style and ease.  WING KEEL IS EASY FOR CRUISING AND IMPROVES THE "RIDE" IN A SEAWAY. Its continuation C425 series is close to sold out and has won multiple awards already. Call to view this exceptional 2 stateroom example in south Boston region.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $139,000 (Sale Pending)
Boat Name: Wayward Wind
Make: Catalina
Model: 42 MkII
Year: 2003
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Catalina Yachts
Designer: Gerry Douglas
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CTYT0832K203
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Winged Keel


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 42 ft
Waterline Length: 36 ft
Beam: 13'10 ft
Max Draft: 4'8 ft
Displacement: 20,500 lb
Ballast: 8,300 lb
Electrical Circuit: 110 V
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH2BE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 56hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 780


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 76.8 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 120.1 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 62.5 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Racers and Cruisers, Cruisers


Dick Waterhouse
Springline Yacht Sales


Springline Yacht Sales
Mystic Shipyard 70 Essex St.
Mystic, Connecticut, US, 06355

Manufacturer Provided Description

The Catalina 42 MarkII has earned an international reputation as the leader in her class. Design, cruising performance, and comfort, all make the Catalina 42 the first choice of sailors worldwide. The hull of the 42 MkII is high volume, and easily driven, with a fine entry, firm midship section, and smooth run aft terminating in a modified reverse transom with an uncommonly spacious and functional boarding platform. This 2 stateroom model features varnished teak jointery, ash hull side paneling, excellent light and ventilation. This model  offering  builds one forward and one aft cabin.  


"V" style berth forward with centerline queen, port and starboard shelving, ample storage under berth and port and starboard settees provide extra seating, easy access to berth. Hanging locker is starboard.  First Head/shower cabinet with sink, vanity is just aft on Starboard side with double access.

Main salon features 'U" shaped seating area to starboard and a large oval table.

To Portside is a single large curved settee with navigation station at forward bulkhead.

Galley: is immediately down companionway to port: Features ample storage, large  Adler Barbour refrigeration cabinet,  Princess 3 burner propane /oven and large counter spaces.  A  double SS sink w Hot and Cold pressure water. 11 gallon hot water heater. A bin outboard is dry storage. Cabinet spaces above galley outboard to port are large and provide a microwave with Toaster oven under. A wine rack is overhead the sink area.

A second head/shower is starboard just aft of midship (ahead of the aft cabin entrance) with head shower, sink and vanity, double access.

Access to generator (behind engine) and more storage is aft of galley.

Aft to starboard is a large double stateroom with ample overhead access, storage locker and good ventilation/lighting complete with overhead "Escape" hatch.

Large well designed cockpit seats 6 comfortably. Edson pedestal steering, with Ritchie compass atop.  SS Grab rail on steering pedestal.

Lazarrette storage Portside, large opening hatch to starboard

Propane storage locker in cockpit

ample seating w cockpit cushions

Walkthru transom with filler panel and folding stern ladder

2 outboard locker cabins on transom

emergency tiller and access in aft cockpit deck plug

Ac shore power access plug

2 stern Chromed engine room /fuel vents


FGRP deck/hull in white

SS stanchions w double lifelines

Three entrance gates: port, starboard and aft for easy access

Aluminum mast and boom

Strong luff system for easy sail hoisting/lowering

Lewmar CST 54 sheet winches

Lewmar CST cabin top halyard winches

Garhauer ss vang 

Garhauer Traveler

SS bow pulpit, and stern pulpits with "Bird" seats port and starboard w cupholders

Garhauer  ob engine hoist

Edson ob mount on stern rail

Folding ss stern boarding ladder

Six Bomar opening deck hatches

SS deck grab rails

Dodger Navy Canvas w ss frame

Bimini w ss frame and connector panel

Outboard adjustable genoa tracks

electric windlass in bow locker

Schaffer headsail furling

all lines lead aft

Anchor is CQR 45# w 60' chain, 250' nylon rode, Maxwell 800 windlass






Yanmar  4 cyl FWC  56hp diesel  approx. 720 hours with Flex-O-Fold  3 blade  

18" propeller.

Keel Details

Keel #1
Keel Type : Wing
Draft: 4.8

Exceptional ride in a seaway!

Sail Area

Standard Catalina Mainsail w Dutchman flaking system

IJPE : 797.00 sq ft
I : 53.00 ft
J : 16.42 ft
P : 46.75 ft
E : 15.50 ft

Head sail is a standard Catalina 135% -original  in good condition

Strong luff system on standard issue Mainsail -original in good condition


Most equipment is Raymarine:

C90 wide screen radar/chartplotter on pod at helm

St 60+ speed, wind, (w true/apparent),  depth

St 6002 Smart Pilot autohelm

Engine control panel w temperature , volts, fuel and tachometer

Single lever shifter/throttle Start/stop button  

Warning lights/buzzer for low oil pressure, high water temperature

 4 -6 volt batteries (2107)  1- 4D starting battery (2014) 1 starting battery genest

110 shore power, 1 50'shore power cord and receptacle, 30 amp

Mastervolt 3.5 KW generator  (diesel) In engine compartment


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.

Additional Contact Information

Springline Yacht Sales is located at Mystic Shipyard in Mystic, CT. Springline Yacht Sales is out to be the most successful new yacht and used yacht dealer in Long Island Sound, Connecticut (CT), New England and the North East. We have new sailboats for sale from Island Packet and Blue Jacket Yachts, Catalina, Tartan, Legacy Power Boats, Elan and Impression by Elan. We also have extensive experience with Beneteau, and Jeanneau sailboats as well as Mainship trawlers. We often have used sail boats for sale or brokerage boats for sale from such manufacturers as Tartan, Pacific Seacraft, C&C, JBoats, Hunter, Beneteau, Sabre, and O’Day, Pearson, Ericson, Hanse, Dufour, Grand Solei, Dehler, Mainship and many more. Most of our clients are right here in the heart of New England:  LI Sound, CT. NY, RI, MA, LI, NJ. However, we have helped people buy sailboats and powerboats and sell sailboats and sell powerboats from as far as NJ, FL, TX, and CA.  Whether you're new to boating, new to sailing, or just new to your boat, SLYS confidence building “Five*Star Delivery” and new boat training program is designed to completely familiarize you with your new boat and its operation.  We are always happy to help you with your brokerage boat as well!  Springline offers extensive and comprehensive boat brokerage services to both buyers and sellers.  SLYS can help you with the purchase of a new sailboat or used sailboat or brokerage boat.  Springline is the best new or used boat dealer in New England and Catalina, Elan, Island Packet and Blue Jacket sailboat dealer in New York and CT.  At Springline Yacht Sales, we know new boats and used boats better than anyone.  SLYS is a CPYB (Certified Professional Yacht Broker) Endorsed yacht brokerage (used sail boat and used power boat).  Our office is just a short drive from Manhattan New York, Westchester County, Fairfield County, Rhode Island, Mass and a quick ferry ride from Long Island, NY.  Whether you are coming from CT, NY, RI, MA, LI, FL, NJ, TX, CA or anywhere else in the USA, we will make it worth the trip!

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