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Red Castles
42' Little Harbor 42 Whisperjet 2000

$ 149,000

Red Castles is a Little Harbor 42' 42 Whisperjet listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Roger Cole. Roger can be reached at 1-727-460-0228 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Saltwater Fishing and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

42 Ft. Little Harbor Whisperjet 2000

Incorporating modern construction technology with old world charm, the Whisperjet series of performance cruising motor yachts are a breath of fresh air in a world of look alike boats.

Notable upgrades to the boat include a Custom Flybridge control station with full controls and electronics and an air conditioned lower helm area with Garmin Electronics. The shallow water capabilities with the jet drives are very impressive, and her styling truly commands attention.

Price Reduced again 11-7-2019. Owner is anxious for offers.


  • Price: $ 149,000
  • Days on Market: 186
  • Builder: Little Harbor
  • Model: 42 Whisperjet
  • Location: St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 42 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 42 ft
  • Beam: 12' 6"
  • Category: Saltwater Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 80 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 400 gals
  • Engine Details: Yanmar 6 LY2M-STE
  • Engine 1: 1999 1850.00 HRS 480.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1999 1850.00 HRS 480.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

"Red Castles" sleeps 2 in the forward full beam queen berth. The salon convertible dinette can sleep two also. There are two separate head compartments with showers.

Forward berth is full beam. Shelves over berth port and starboard. There are two hanging lockers, several drawers and lockers for storage.

Galley is aft along the portside.

There two identical matching heads, with showers, port and starboard aft in salon.

Below decks feature a teak and holly cabin sole and beautiful cherry wood cabinetry.

Three steps up is the air conditioned bridge deck with large L-Shaped settee and teak table. The table converts to another double berth. There is a chart table, Stidd helm seat and ice chest. The entire bridge deck lifts through a mechanical assist for easy access to engine room.

Down two steps is the cockpit with 2 bench seats at stern. A hot and cold shower is at the stern. The bridge deck and cockpit soles are laid teak. Interior joiner-work is cherry. Counter-tops are Corian.

Galley is portside.

  • Norcold 110/12-volt refrigerator undercounter
  • Two-burner electric cook-top
  • Microwave oven built into shelf
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Hot and cold pressure water

Helm is to starboard.

  • Patented Hinckley/Little Harbor JetStick steering system that incorporates steering, jet and bow thruster into one for unsurpassed control and maneuverability, updated computer (new 2011)
  • Stidd helm seat
  • Teak chart table
  • Dual Yanmar oil/temp/RPM gauges with alarms
  • Trim tabs
  • Backup JetStick override panel
  • Windshield wiper/washer controls
  • 110 V outlet
  • 12 V outlet
  • Overhead lights on dimmers
  • Anchor windlass control panel
  • Fuel tank gauge
  • Helm position indicator
  • Momentary battery parallel switch
  • Stainless steel steering wheel with teak trim

Electronics are flush mounted to dash panel and include the following:

  • (2) Garmin 4212 Multi Function Displays
  • Raymarine ST 6000 + Autopilot
  • Raymarine ST60 Digital Tri-Data
  • Standard Horizon VHF
  • Rudder Angle Indicator
  • Bennett Trim Tab deflection indicator Gauges
  • Electrical system engineered in accordance with ABYC standards
  • 12 V DC, 110 V AC systems
  • Northern Lights 6 KW generator with 1,400 hours as of May 2019
  • Control and Distribution breaker panel with volt and amp meters
  • Tinned wire throughout
  • Split loom fire retardant cable conduits
  • 110/220V, 50 amp shore service with 50’ cord
  • Reverse polarizing indicator
  • 12 V cabin lighting, (8) stainless steel dome lights, (4) Danish reading lights, (2) fluorescent lights
  • 110 V outlets in galley and head
  • Courtesy lights in cockpit
  • Engine room light

Cockpit Helm Deck Area has a separate air conditioning system.

Aluminum framed windshield with opening center window, side windows, and  lexan enclosure for complete weather protection of the helm area.

Custom Aluminum Marlin Tower with Fiberglass hard top and full controls.

Teak overlay decking in raised helm deck area, rest of the boat is non skid Awl-Grip coated.

  • Kevlar-reinforced fiberglass hull with vinyl-ester resin, Corecell A550 core and bi-directional E-glass
  • Molded deck, stern seat, swim platform, steering console, instrument box and settee
  • Structural carbon fiber grid stringer system
  • Rub rail with stainless striker, molded
  • Awlgripped hull, Flag Blue (2014)
  • Awlgripped non-skid deck, Moon Dust
  • White gelcoat deck, trim, waterways, deckhouse and cockpit sides
  • Stainless steel bow rail
  • Swim ladder
  • Varnished teak caprails and trim
  • (6) Opening portholes with screens
  • (4) Opening deck hatches with screens, shades
  • Stainless steel handrails on deck house Hard top
  • Nicro vent in head
  • Anchor locker
  • Maxwell anchor windlass with control at helm and on deck
  • (8) Stainless steel cleats
  • (2) Bow chocks
  • FRP Anchor Pulpit
  • Anchor with 150’ chain
  • Weather enclosures for bridge deck
  • Live well 
  • Cockpit cover
  • Twin Yanmar 480 HP diesels (1,850 hours, 5/2019)
  • Bow Thruster
  • MicroComander Electronic engine controls (2 Station)
  • Hamilton 292 WaterJets
  • JetStick steering system with manual backup
  • Generator, Northern Lights 6 kW (1,453 hours)
  • WhisperJet sound barrier in engine compartment
  • (2) Bronze raw water strainers
  • Hydraulic steering
  • (2) Racor filters
  • Trim tabs
  • (3) Automatic bilge pumps
  • Automatic FE-241 fire extinguisher in engine compartment
  • Bronze ball valve thru-hulls below waterline
  • 6-Gallon hot water heater
  • High water bilge alarm
  • (2) Vacu-Flush heads with holding tank and gauge
  • 16,000 BTU MarineAir air conditioning in cabin
  • 10,000 BTU Marine air conditioning at helm area

There is a custom built "Pipewelders" Marlin Tower which gracefully incorporates the fiberglass hardtop into the flooring for the upper control station. This area features two helm seats, an integral Buggy Top, and an electronics box.

  • Micro Commander Electronic engine controls
  • Steering System with destroyer wheel
  • Dual Helm seats
  • Full Yanmar engine displays with start and stop
  • Garmin Navigation display 4208
  • Icom VHF
  • Joy stick controls
  • ACR Spotlight controls

*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.


Our Little Harbor listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 42' 42 Whisperjet. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Roger Cole who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


United is the largest professional yacht brokerage firm in the world with over 150 yacht brokers in our network. By listing your boat or yacht for sale with us, all 150+ brokers on our team will be notified immediately which greatly increases the chances that your boat may sell before it ever even hits the market. With hundreds of used boats and yachts sold each year, there is no better team than United to help with the listing and sale of your vessel.


Buying a boat or yacht can be a daunting experience with so many available boats on the market. Let the team at United take the guesswork out of your boat search by enlisting one of our professional yacht brokers. Not only will we listen to your needs about budget, docking and storage, and how you plan on using your new boat, but we will do the research for you by looking through the MLS, researching the history of every listing, and negotiating on your behalf. From survey to acceptance, the team at United Yacht Sales is with you every step of the way.


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