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Used Whitby 42 Center Cockpit Sailboat For Sale 14 pictures

Boat Description

The Whitby 42, designed by Ted Brewer, was built by Whitby Boat Works in Whitby, Ontario. Approximately 200 were built before production moved to Florida in 1983. As noted in Sailing magazine - This sturdy, commodious and affordable ketch is a good choice for anyone contemplating serious cruising and living aboard.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Gypsy Rover

Builder: Whitby
Flag of Registry: United States
Keel: Full

LOA: 42 ft 0 in
Beam: 13 ft 0 in
LWL: 32 ft 8 in
Minimum Draft: 5 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 0 in
Displacement: 23500 lbs
Ballast: 8500 lbs

Total Power: 85 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Perkins
Year Built: 1973
Engine Model: 4.236
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 3200
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 85 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: 3 (190 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 (100 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 (20 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 2
Number of twin berths: 2
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

Wind speed and direction
CD player

Battened mainsail
Furling genoa
Storm jib

Steering wheel
Spinnaker pole

Inside Equipment
Hot water
Marine head
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Battery charger

Electrical Equipment
Shore power inlet
Electrical Circuit: 12V

Outside Equipment/Extras
Cockpit cushions
Outboard engine brackets
Radar reflector
Solar panel
Swimming ladder
Electric windlass

Genoa cover
Mainsail cover
Spray hood
Bimini Top


Sleeps Six. Forward cabin features a V berth with storage above and below. Next aft is the forward head which features a vanity andsink. Opposite the head to starboard are hanging and storage lockers. The main cabin which is next aft features an L-shaped settee with storage outboard. The U-shaped galley is next aft to port. Opposite the galley is a chart table with seat. A passageway aft leads to the owners stateroom which features a queen sized berth and private head with vanity and sink. Along the passageway aft is a work bench, chart storage area and engine room


– Force Ten propane 2 burner stove with oven
– Norcold refrigerator that operates on 110v, 12V or propane.
– Pressure water system with stainless steel sink.

Electric Systems

– Honda 3kw generator
– 30 amp shore power coard
– Battery charger
– Two solar panels

Electronics and Navigation Systems

– Horizon Standard VHF Radio
– Garmin Depth Finder
– Garmin 440S Chart Plotter
– Garmin 182C Chart Plotter
– Autohelm wind Direction and Speed
– Compass


– Barlow and Lewmar Winches
– New 40 lb Danforth Anchor with Rope Chain
– New 75 lb CQR Anchor with Rope Chain
– Simpson Lawrence Windlass

Additional Items

– Engine Hours Since Total Rebuild 3,500 - Top endjob in 2014
– Edson Pedestal Steering
– Mack Cruising Sails - All in Good Shape
– New Bimini Top and Stainless Steel Frame
– Aluminum Dive Ladder
– Wood Burning Stove
– 10 CaribRidged Inflatable Dinghy withOutboard
– Bottom Painted 6 Months Ago
– New Chain Plates 5 years ago
– Numerous Spare Parts


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.

Approximate boat location: Port Charlotte, Florida