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Motiva 42 Ketch Center cockpit, Classic nice ketch rigged longkeel sailboat, built in steel. The boat has been renovated over a number of years for a large amount and over 6000 hours have been spent on the renovation. It is equipped with the best in equipment and furnished with many fine details which make it suitable for long distance or residential use.

Sander van der Voorn
Yacht Broker


Dimensions   12,75 x 4,30 x 1,80 (m)
Material   steel
Built   1983
Engine(s)   1 x Perkins diesel
HP/Kw   120 (hp), 88,2 (kw)
Lying   not at sales office
Sales office   De Valk Monnickendam
Status   for sale
Vat   paid
Asking price   € 121.500


Type   sailing yacht  
LOA (m)   12,75
Beam (m)   4,30
Draft (m)   1,80
Headroom (m)   2,00
Year built   1983
Launched   1983
Builder   Motiva Yacht Denmark
Country   Denmark  
Designer   Borghegn Yachtdesign
Displacement (t)   18,4
Ballast (tonnes)   cast iron  with epoxy
CE norm   A
Hull material   steel  
Hull colour   blue  
Hull thickness (mm)   4 mm
Hull shape   round-bilged  
Keel type   long keel  
Superstructure material   steel  
Superstructure (mm)   4
Deck plate thickness (mm)   4
Deck material   steel  
Deck finish   teak  
Superstructure deck finish   teak  
Cockpit deck finish   teak  
Antifouling (year)   2019
Dorades   aluminium
Window frame   aluminium  
Window material   tempered glass  
Deckhatch   lewmar
Portholes   yes
Insulation   foam  & rockwool
Fuel tank (litre)   stainless steel  1200
Level indicator (fuel tank)   yes
Fuel daytank (litre)   stainless steel  ca. 40
Freshwater tank (litre)   stainless steel  4 tanks totall ca 6-800 liter
Blackwater tank (litre)   yes
Blackwater tank extraction   deck extraction  
Wheel steering   cable steering  & hydraulic
Outside helm position   cable steering  & hydraulic
More info on paintwork   Hull is painted with blue paint. Deck an superstructure painted with white Hempel Poly Best  
Extra info   Hull above waterline is isulated with 5 cm Rockwoll, under deck with 5 cm fireproof foam. Hull is spartlet with epoxy to give a perfect shape.  


Cabins   2
Berths   7
Interior   teak  
Floor   teak and holly  
Open cockpit   yes
Aft deck   yes
Doghouse   yes
Saloon   yes
Heating   stove diesel  central
Navigation center   yes
Chart table   yes
Aft Cabin   yes
Dining room   yes
Sliding door to cockpit   yes
Galley   yes
Countertop   plastic  
Sink   stainless steel  
Cooker   calor gas  
Oven   yes
Microwave   yes
Fridge   yes
Freezer   yes
Hot water system   220V/engine/heating  
Water pressure system   electrical  
Owners cabin   double bed + single bed  
Bed length (m)   2
Wardrobe   hanging/drawers/shelves  
Bathroom   shared  
Toilet   shared  
Toilet system   vacuum  
Wash basin   in the bathroom  
Shower   shared  
Guest cabin 1   bunk bed  
Bed length (m)   2
Wardrobe   drawers  storage under bunk


No of engines   1
Make   Perkins
HP   120
kW   88,20
Fuel   diesel  
Year installed   1983
Year of overhaul   2004
Maximum speed (kn)   8-10
Cruising speed (kn)   5-8
Engine hours   1761
Engine cooling system   seawater  
Drive   shaft  
Shaft seal   yes
Engine controls   bowden cable  
Bowthruster   electric  Side Power 2012
Exhaust   watercooled  
Propeller blades   3
Propeller shaft material   stainless steel  
Shaft lubrication   grease  
Electric bilge pump   yes
Electrical installation   12v/230v
Generator   wet exhaust  
Start battery   2019
Service battery   yes
Inverter   yes
Shorepower   with cable  


Compass   yes
Depth sounder   yes
Log   yes
Windset   yes
Repeater   yes
VHF   yes
VHF handheld   yes
Autopilot   yes
Radar   yes
GPS   yes
Plotter/GPS   yes
Radio receiver   yes
Navigation lights   yes


Fixed windscreen   yes
Sprayhood   yes
Cockpit cushions   yes
Boarding ladder   steel  
Gangway   yes
Anchor   Bruce  
Anchor chain   yes
Anchor 2   Bruce  
Anchor chain   yes
Windlass   electrical  
Deck wash   yes
Sea railing   stainless steel  
Railing side opening gates   yes
Pushpit   yes
Pulpit   yes
Life raft   older
Safety lines on deck   yes
Radar reflector   yes
Fenders   yes
Mooring lines   yes
Spare parts   yes
TV   yes
TV receiver   yes
Radio-cd player   yes
DVD player   yes
Cockpit speakers   yes
Fire extinguisher   yes
Extra info   Built by previous owner for ocean sailing in 1983. Previous owner have lived onboard for 14 yrs in the Med, Atlantic, Caribean and USA. Bought by owner in 1997 who spend 7 yrs of renovation and rebuilding. Have not sailed much, but have done maintenance on the boat during the years.  


Rigging   ketch  
Standing rigging   wire  
Brand mast   John mast  
Material mast   aluminium  
Spreaders   yes
Mainsail   yes
Mainsail cover   yes
Battcars   yes
Furling boom   yes
Mizzen   yes
Mizzen sailcover   yes
Jib   yes
Genoa   yes
Genoa I   yes
Genoa furler   yes
Cutter furler   yes
Stormjib   yes
Boomvang   gasspring  Rod Kick
Primary sheet winch   Lewmar
Genoa sheetwinches   Lewmar
Multifunctional winches   on masts Lewmar
Gennaker pole   aluminium  
Isolated backstay   yes


These particulars are given in good faith as supplied but cannot be guaranteed and cannot be used for contracts.