This Boat is Off Market

  • Off Market
  • $250,000  originally $274,500
  • Sail / Catamaran
  • Manta / MKII
  • 2004 / Used
  • 42'8" / 21'
  • 2004 Volvo MD 2030D
  • 2004 Volvo MD 2030D
  • Diesel

Catamaran 2004 Manta Mkii listed by Denison Yacht Sales (Off Market)

  • Last advertised price $250,000
  • Powered by twin Volvo MD 2030D
  • Off Market since Apr 16th 2020

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This 2004 Manta 42 Mark II is a great example of the finest production cruising catamaran ever built. She has been designated as such by the prestigious editorial board of Sail Magazine in their article The Top 10 Cruising Catamarans in their July 30, 2019 issue.

The sellers of S/V Allergic to Cities were so sold on her abilities that they have owned her TWICE! new initiates to the cruising lifestyle in 2006-2009 and again, as returning cruising veterans in 2014-present. This boat has proven to be a worthy traveler over the past several years as her current owners have spent several winter’s cruising the Windward and Leeward chain of islands from the upper to the lower Caribbean and back.

And now, with great reluctance, the sellers age and lifestyles have afforded the offering of this fine vessel to new owners to enjoy. Allergic to Cities represents all the comforts and styling cruisers seek in a seaworthy yacht. They have been diligent in upgrading electronic systems and maintaining the mechanicals, as well as creating an extremely comfortable cruising platform.

Be sure to take a close look at this offering. She will sell soon and will reward her new owners with a reliable, safe and trustworthy time afloat..


L-Shape Settee with teal Ultraleather upholstery and large storage under. Matching ottomans with storage Large adjustable corian table Full-size wet hanging locker with drains Sharp 19' Flat Screen TV Clarion MP309 Stereo/DVD/AM/FM/CD Player 12 V DC Fan Interior Stereo Speakers


U-Shaped galley to Port Adler Barbour top-loading 12V, 10cu ft fridge and freezer (60/40) Force 10 burner stove with oven and storage locker below Microwave oven Corian countertops Large integrated corian sink with corian cover Built-in countertop access trash depository/cover Fresh water foot pump Seagull IV fresh-water filtration filter 12V galley exhaust fan Complete set of serving ware Complete set pots and pans 20lb Propane tank with shut-off solenoid 12V fan

Nav Station

Chart table with storage area below Garmin GPS Map 478 Chart Plotter/AIS Standard Horizon GX2150 VHF/AIS with Matrix VHF Radio Mastervolt Inverter/Charger Controller Electrical panel with system breakers and electrical generator controls RV Power Products SB50 Remote Solar Display Spectra MPC 300 Water Maker Controller 12V, Phone and NMEA Outlets

Owners Stateroom (Port)

Owners Master Stateroom is aft. Private head forward with separate shower. Companionway between stateroom and head with multiple custom built-in bookcase and optional storage cabinet.

Queen size Select Comfort 50/50 air mattress (Separate controls) Large cedar-lined hanging locker Large drawers (4) Deep cabinet with shelving Overhead Reading Lights CruiseAir A/C Controls Stainless steel opening port-lights with screens and shades Overhead hatch with shade and screen 12V fan

Owners Head and Shower

Jabsco QuietfFlush electric marine fresh-water toilet Separate large shower stall with shower head Vanity with Corian countertop, sink and storage below Mirrored medicine cabinet Stainless steel opening portlight with screen and shade 12V fan

Aft VIP Stateroom (Stbd)

Queen berth facing athwartship Cedar-lined hanging locker Large drawers (3) Reading lights (2) Storage cabinet Overhead lights Overhead hatch with screen and shade Stainless steel opening port-lights (2) with screens and shades 12V fan

Forward Guest Stateroom

Double Berth Large locker with shelving Custom overhead storage cabinet Overhead stainless steel nhatch with screen and shade Stainless steel port-light with screen and shade Overhead lighting Reading Light 12V fan

Guest Head

Jabsco QuietFlush electric marine fresh water toilet Vanity and Corian countertop Separate shower area with shower head and controller Storage cabinets below sink and adjacent to vanity Stainless steel opening port-light with screen and shade 12V fan


Splendide Washer/Dryer combo with storage cabinet below

Electronics and Navigation Equipment

BG Vulcan 12” Touch Screen Chart Plotter (NEW 2019 @ $4500) BG 3G Radar (NEW 2019 @ $2000). Raymarine ST60 Tri Data Raymarine ST60 Wind Speed/Direction (New Nov 2019 @ $450) Raymarine ST6001 Auto Pilot Controller. Amec Camino AIS class B with Cubo 162 Antennae Splitter (NEW 2017 @ $1000). Standard Horizon VHF Radio with AIS Receiver GX2150 Matrix AIS. Intellian i3 Direct TV Dome on Arch ACDC Marine Electronics Custom Ignition Switches, Water Temp /Oil Pressure/Tach (New 2019 @ $1500) ICOM M34 Floating/Waterproof Handheld VHF Radio. ICOM M-710 SSB Radio with AT140 Tuner. Hi-Gain Antenna (VHF) on Radar Arch and Mast. MasterVolt EasyView 5 Control Panel Monitor for MasterBus Network (NEW 2018 @ $1000). (2) Stereo Speakers in Salon and (4) Waterproof Speakers In Cockpit. Clarion MP309 Stereo/DVD/AM/FM/CD player tuner. Sharp 19” flat screen TV in Salon
Ritchie 5” Powerdamp Compass.

Electrical Equipment and Systems

NextGen Power 5.5kW Generator (approx 800 hrs) Dedicated engine 12V start batteries with Isolators and Combiners (6) Lifeline GPL-4CT 220Ah Gel Batteries (1320Ah total). Xantex Linklite Battery Monitor. MasterVolt 12-70/3 Battery Charger (NEW 2018 @ $3000). Solar Panels (total Solar: 685W) RV Systems 50 Solar Controller (2) 65amps Valeo Alternators on Volvo Engines (NEW 2018 @ $1200). (2) Nicro Solar Driven Ventilation Hatch Fans. (2) 50 ft 30amp Shore power cords. Galvanic Isolator/Zinc Saver.


Twin 30HP Volvo Penta MD 2030 Diesel Engines with Volvo Sail Drives- approx. 2000 hrs. (2) CruiseAir HVAC systems with digital thermostats (16K front, 12K aft). Upgraded mufflers on both engines (2018 @ $500) Volvo 3- blade folding propellers with line cutters. NEW Stainless steel exhaust elbows (both Engines 2017 @ $1300) Racor fuel filter system (2018 @ $500). Puratec fuel polisher Reverso Oil change pumps for Main Engines Over-sized air cleaners on engines (2017 @$500). Engine manuals/spare parts. Emergency tiller.


Sails and Rigging

Fully Battened Doyle Mark II Version Main With Full Roach (2012) Self-tacking, Fully Battened Jib with Camber Spar (2014). Asymmetrical cruising Code-0 with Sock and dedicated winch. Doyle Full Main Boom Bag with Lazy Jack System. Harken 12V 44 Two-Speed Electric Self-Tailing Winch in Cockpit. Harken 42 Self-Tailing Manual Winch Garhauer Rigid Boom Vang – upgraded 2019 ($600) Dutchman Boom Brake New Stainless Rigging (2014)

Deck Equipment and Features

Oversized, welded aluminum cockpit super structure with elevated bench seat at rear of cockpit. 360 degree viewing station while underway . Molded console with space for instrumentation and line-bin at Helm Large, solid over-Cockpit aluminum hard top canopy affording easy boom/sail access Maxwell 1500 electric windlass and deck switches. Rocna 55# primary anchor with swivel and 150’ of high-test 5/16’s chain. Rubber anchor chain deck-guard (new 2018 @$600) Fortress FX-23 secondary anchor with 300 feet of 5/8’s nylon rode. Mounted stainless steel steering wheel with wheel brake. Captain’s adjustable Helm seat with foot rest. Cockpit seating with removable seat cushions and backrests. Polycast 3/8” acrylic tinted Salon windows with sun protection louvers. StrataGlass front window shield with zippered center panel for ventilation Custom Sunbrella sun awnings (2016 @ $1500). Vinyl-coated high-quality polyester trampoline between forward bows (NEW 2018 @ $1500) Stainless Dinghy davits, with 6:1 lifting tackle. Sail control lines operable from Helm Anchor saltwater washdown system in forward locker Magma stainless steel propane grill and cover in Cockpit (NEW 2017 @ $750) Molded non-skid on all deck surfaces. (4) Waterproof Cockpit speakers. (3) Large fiberglass storage boxes on stern. Bosun’s chair for climbing mast. Stern hot/cold shower

Safety Equipment

ERIRB-ACR 406 6 -Person life raft (needs current certification) CO2 Alarm systems for both aft Staterooms (2017 @ $400). Manta lightning protection upgrade package. Coast Guard required safety items- fire extinguishers, flares, throwable device, fire blanket Wood/Foam through-hull plugs Jim Buoy throw type floatation horseshoe.


10.5' AB Flat-Bottomed 10VS RIB (NEW 2018 @ $4000) 2019 20hp Yamaha 4-stroke electric start engine (New 2019 @$5000). Power shut-off switch (New 2018 @ $100) Electrically controlled sump style bilge pump (New 2018 @ $200). Navigation lighting installed in console (New 2018 @ $200). AB steering seat/console with associated cabling and steering connectors ( New 2018 @ $2500). Front Locker Storage/Anchor compartment Rear storage bench seat (Upgraded 2018 @ $400)
Heavy-duty hand-pump/bailer

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