October Sky is a 1980 Grand Banks 42' Classic listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Eddie Bauer. Eddie can be reached at 1-407-314-6573 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional yacht brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Grand Banks Yachts and similar boats. With over 175 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.
42 Grand Banks Classic - the quintessential trawler. Don't let her age fool you - October Sky is one nice boat. Her decks and brightwork are great, tanks are tight, and she has been lovingly maintained and continually upgraded. October Sky features a generator, bow thruster, reverse cycle heat and air conditioning, excellent electronics and a clean, tidy clean engine room. Fresh bottom job just completed. Cruise comfortably and economically at 1900 RPMs making 8 knots burning just 4 gallons per hour, even with the generator running! OWN A LEGEND!
Guest stateroom forward with Vee berth. Screened, opening hatch overhead. En-Suite head and shower aft to starboard with Groco manual toilet. Two screened, sliding windows in stateroom, one screened, sliding window in head. Up three steps to salon (steps are hinged and teak door beneath provides access to forward portion of engine room). Fully equipped helm station forward to starboard. Bottle and glass storage locker with built in ice-maker, L-Shaped settee, drop leaf yacht table with two chairs aft. Galley forward to port, bench seat aft. Doors adjacent to lower helm and port amidships provide easy passage from the salon to the wide, walk-around side decks, and windows enhance visibility, natural light and ventilation. Hatches in sole are removable and completely open the engine room. Aft and down three steps to master stateroom with berth (78"x 55") to starboard. En-Suite head with electric toilet and stall shower forward to starboard. Opening window in head and sliding screened windows port and starboard in stateroom. Ladder and door with sliding overhead hatch provide direct access to aft deck from master stateroom. From port side main deck up four steps to flybridge. Flybridge features offset helm instrumentation and electronics, back-to-back upholstered bench seating, four-sided enclosure with Strataglass panels. Bimini top for aft portion of flybridge deck. Custom solar screens for all windows. Extremely generous drawer, cabinet, hanging locker and concealed storage throughout. Beautiful, cozy teak interior and parquet sole are exceptionally clean! NICE!!
*Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.
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.