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1989 Catalina 42

Annapolis, Maryland


** REDUCED !! **

One of the most popular designs from the desk of Frank Butler, the venerable Catalina 42 has afforded hundred of owners thousands of hours of cruising comfort.  The popular three stateroom configuration offers maximum versatility for crew accommodations and gear stowage.

With her extensive equipment list and her history of experienced ownership, SAGE stands out among her sisterships as a particularly well-found cruising yacht in this price range.  

Basic Boat Info

Price: $68,000 (Sale Pending)
Boat Name: SAGE
Make: Catalina
Model: 42
Year: 1989
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Catalina
Designer: Frank Butler
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 41'10 ft
Waterline Length: 36 ft
Beam: 13'10 ft
Displacement: 20,500 lb
Ballast: 8,300 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH-2BE
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 44hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 70 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 106 gal


Boat Class: Cruisers, Cutter


Rod Rowan, CPYB
Crusader Yacht Sales


Crusader Yacht Sales
7078 Bembe Beach Road
Annapolis, Maryland, US, 21403

  • Owner's stateroom, forward, with a double pullman berth to port and custom 6" thick mattress. There are hanging lockers and drawer storage to starboard, additional clothes storage, and lee board. The ensuite head is located in the forepeak with a separate shower, marine toilet, vanity with sink, mirror and locker storage.
  • Main cabin, amidships, with a large U-shaped settee/dining area to port and bench seat on centerline. Additional cabinetry and book shelf in main saloon. Just aft is the nav-station with chart table, drawer and locker storage and instrument installation. The in-line galley (see below) is opposite to starboard and runs the full length of the saloon.
  • Two guest staterooms are aft. To starboard is a double berth with extra shelving and fan. The port guest cabin is now a storage room with a small work bench. This cabin can easily be converted back to a double berth cabin. The guest head is to starboard and has shower, marine toilet, vanity with sink, mirror and locker storage.
  • Spacious countertop
  • Ample cabinets and drawers
  • Double SS sinks - with hot and cold pressure water system; manual freshwater footpump
  • Adler Barbour refrigeration (apprx '14)
  • 4-burner LPG stove -w/ oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Interchangeable cutter/sloop -w/ quick-release on inner headstay
  • 9.3oz mainsail -w/"stakpak" flaking system ('09)
  • North 135% furling genoa ('07)
  • Staysail -w/ 2 reefs - hanks onto removable stay
  • Spinnaker -w/snuffer
  • Spare 135% genoa
  • Dutchman preventer
  • 2 whisker poles
  • Lewmar 2-speed self-tailing winches: 2 #52 primary; 2 #40 halyard/reef
  • Milwaukee 24V Li-OH "electric winch grinder"
  • Robertson AP200DL autopilot -w/remote
  • Raytheon R10X radar
  • Garmin 128 GPS
  • Depthsounder
  • Icom 735 SSB/Ham transceiver
  • West Marine VHF transceiver
  • 12V ship's systems - two 4-D and one 8-D AGM batteries ('13)
  • Group-27 engine-start battery
  • Siemens solar panels -w/ controller
  • Heart 2000 inverter
  • AmplePower 135A alternator -w/ regulator
  • Spare alternator  ('15)
  • 110V shorepower -w/cord
  • Dodger and bimini ('09)
  • Monitor steering vane
  • Custom SS radar arch
  • Walk-thru transom -w/ swim platform and folding SS swim ladder
  • Force-10 bbq grill
  • Ground tackle:  66# and 33# Bruce anchors, 45# CQR, Fortress FX-37 anchor, 2 rodes -w/ chain; electric anchor windlass




Potential purchasers should assume that any items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his/her agents or his/her surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes or withdrawal from market without notice.

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