Hunter 40, 1985, New Orleans, Louisiana, Back on market 3/2/11, $57,500 Price reduced 9/18/11 to $51,300, SOLD 10/26/11

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1985 Hunter 40

  • LOA 40'
  • LWL 37'6"
  • Beam 13'5"
  • Draft 6'6"
  • Bridge Clearance 58'6"
  • Engine Yanmar 44HP
  • Fuel:40 gallons
  • Water:110 gallons
  • Holding: 20 gallons


  • A great live aboard layout with 2 private staterooms. The master stateroom is aft with a large centerline queen berth and custom mattress. There are two large hanging lockers and lots of storage for necessities of life. There is private access to the aft head and shower. There are 2 - 12 volt fans, 2 opening hatches and 4 opening ports in the aft cabin which provides for light and ventilation. Storage is provided on both sides of the cabin and under the berth itself. Moving forward, the galley is to starboard and navigation station to port. Next to the navigation station is a large settee and on the starboard side is a huge wrap around settee and centerline drop leaf table. The port settee can accommodate one sleeping guest and the starboard settee could accommodate an additional guest. Continuing forward is the guest stateroom with hanging locker and plenty of room to dress or read in privacy. There is a private forward head and shower. There are a total of 5 - 12 volt fans along with 2 - 12 volt vent fans and 2 solar fans to keep the air moving.


  • L shaped galley features double stainless steel sinks, hot and cold pressure water. There is lots of storage and counter space for galley utensiles and supplies.
  • Front loading Norcold refrigerator/freezer
  • Top loading Adler Barbour refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • 3 burner propane stove with oven.
  • 110 volt 4 gallon water heater that is also heated from the engine.


  • Autohelm ST7001
  • Danforth magnetic compass
  • Autohelm ST 50 Depth
  • Autohelm ST 50 Speed
  • SSB antenna and ground plane
  • Furuno Radar
  • Apellco 5200 DSC VHF at Nav Station
  • Icom 403 VHF at helm
  • Kenwood Marine Stereo with CD changer & Ipod Connect
  • 20" Flat Panel TV with DVD
  • Weems and Prath Clock and Baronmeter


  • 12 Volt DC distribution system
  • 2 8D AGM house batteries
  • 2 Group 27 Engine start batteries
  • Battery parallel switch
  • 100 amp Balmar alternator with regulator and monitor
  • 110 volt distribution system
  • Shore power cable
  • True charge battery charger
  • 2000 Watt inverter/charger
  • Reverse cycle 16,000 BTU Marine Air conditioner/heater
  • Mase 4.0 KW Generator

    Sails & Rigging

  • Main sail is full batten with 3 reef points.
  • Genoa is 130% with Harken roller furler.
  • Standing rigging is stainless steel rod rigging (Navtek) and there is a
  • hydraulic adjustable backstay installed.
  • Main halyard winch is a Maxwell 25 two speed self tailing winch
  • Genoa halyard is a Maxwell 24 two speed self tailing winch.
  • Genoa sheet winches are oversized Lewmar 55 two speed self tailing winches.
  • There is a rigid boom vang and all the canvas is in good condition.

    Deck & Hull

  • 2 anchors, one is a CQR type with 150' chain and 150' rode. The second anchor is a danforth with 30' chain and 200' rode.
  • Windlass is an electric Sprint 1000
  • The cockpit is large and roomy with comfortable cushions and a fold down table.
  • An arch with the traveler moved to the top of the arch serves as support for the Bimini/Dodger combination.
  • 2 dinghy davit
  • Transom ladder
  • Swim ladder
  • Fenders, jack lines, safety equipment and a hand held spotlight on board.
  • WaterTender 9.4 Dingy

    Hi Alison, It has been sold. Thanks.

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