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2007 Custom Nat Benjamin 42' Ketch

Great Barrier Island

NZ$450,000

One of a kind Custom 42' Ketch designed by Nat Benjamin and professionally built in the USA in 2007 to a very high standard.  Full cruising yacht ready to sail anywhere.  Very strong build with many custom and bespoke features.  The hull is fibreglass with a cedar core (1 1/4” western red cedar with two layers of 18/08 by directional glass in epoxy).  Boatbuilder owner who has been meticulous at looking after her.

Sail wardrobe includes a furling jib, stay sail (with boom), main and mizzen all by Doyle Sails USA.  All sails, hatches and cap rail have all new canvas covers.  Wind scoop and full awnings for main and mizzenmast.

Cutlass Bearing Replaced September 2022 and two coats of antifouling applied at the same time,.  More photos showing the interior etc will be added soon.

Rigging inspected August 2021.  Condition report from January 2022 also available to view.  Note from surveyor who provided the condition report "Destiny is an extremely well built and presented yacht.  Her construction is robust and very well found.  The yacht is a credit to her owners and easily rates as one of the best examples that the undersigned has inspected".

Currently on a mooring at Great Barrier Island, but will come over to Auckland for viewings from time to time.  Contact us to get Auckland based viewing dates.

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Make: Custom
Model: Nat Benjamin 42' Ketch
Year: 2007
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Richard Haslet
Designer: Nat Benjamin
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Full Keel

Dimensions

Length: 42 ft / 12.8 m
Length Overall: 47'11 ft / 14.6 m
Beam: 12 ft / 3.65 m
Max Draft: 6'7 ft / 2 m
Displacement: 13,500 kg
Electrical Circuit: 12v
Single Berths: 3
Double Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH3-TE
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 75hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Feathering
  • Engine Location: Center
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 2007
  • Engine Hours: 1,500
Cruising Speed: 6 kn
Propeller RPM: 2000

Tanks

Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 75 L
Water Tanks: 3
Water Tank Capacity: 150 L
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 26 L

Other

Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Stock Number: BY1755
Boat Class: Ketch
Convertible Saloon Indicator: 1

Contact

Brent Rubbo
The Marina Brokerage Ltd

Office

The Marina Brokerage
1 Ara-Tai Road, Anchor Building
Auckland, NZ, 2012
Tel:+64 (09) 534 7196
Disclaimer
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.


Disclaimer
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
Brent Rubbo
Mobile 021945152
Email brent.rubbo@marinabrokerage.co.nz
www.marinabrokerage.co.nz