Paul White
Sea Change Yacht Sellers
45 Lafayette Rd. Unit 214
North Hampton, NH, US
Office: 855-922-4877

1986 Bluewater Coastal Cruiser 42
Boat Type: House Boat Address: Ford City, PA, US Price: $39,000


Located in Ford City, PA, this beautiful, 1986 Bluewater 42 Coastal Cruiser has been meticulously cared for but it's current and previous owners.  Her twin 350 (270 hp) Crusaders run perfectly.  Easy to open up and easy to close up!  Easy boarding on starboard side at dock level.  Five star galley and salon including double barrel stainless sink, fridge, freezer, convection microwave oven, AC/heat, front, large V-berth with full head and shower, rear large berth (queen) with full head and shower/tub combo.  Lots of storage space everywhere, tv hook ups in salon and rear berth.  Generator, new macerator pump, dual helm stations,  Cabin is all one level except front berth and head.  Fly bridge is open at rear and partially enclosed at helm. Comfortable seating all around.  Walk around deck with stainless railings, windlass, anchor pulpit, ample number life jackets and dock lines inlcuded.  

Fantastic boat for river cruising and entertaining family and friends.  Must see to appreciate!   Seller looking for quick sale due to health problems!



Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Sandy Shores III

Hull Shape: Monohull

LOA: 42 ft 6 in
Beam: 14 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 1 ft 11 in
Displacement: 22000 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 14 ft 6 in

Total Power: 540 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Crusader
Year Built: 1986
Engine Model: 350
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Engine Hours: 2500
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 270 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Crusader
Year Built: 1986
Engine Model: 350
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Engine Hours: 2500
Engine Power: 270 HP

Cruising Speed: 14 knots
Maximum Speed: 22 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: (130 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (240 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (5 Gallons)

Board via starboard side to entry well; forward to foredeck or aft and up to upper deck with enclosed flybridge helm forward and open sun deck aft; back down easy access stairs to starboard side salon sliding door entry; step into spacious and open salon with free standing furnishings and entertainment center; aft to starboard side galley with and abundance of counter and cabinet space and convertible U-shaped dinette to port; forward and down to stateroom with centerline berth and ensuite head. 

Sleeps 2 owners and guest in 1 stateroom, plus 2 dinette and 2 sofa berths for a total of 6. 

You will love this extra large galley/dinette area with everything in arms reach for cruising and entertaining. Large refrigerator and a separate freezer. She boats an almost unheard of amount of counter and cabinet space for a 42' vessel! 

3 burner electric stove w/oven 
H/C pressurized water system 
Deep double sink 
Water heater 

Electrical System 
Kohler 7.5kw Generator 
Battery parallel switches 
Battery bank 
12/110 Volt lighting system 
Master electrical panels w/breakers 
110V AC/12V DC electrical systems 
Dockside power cable 
Battery Charger 

Deck & Hull
Fenders and lines 
Windshield wipers 
Remote controlled search light 
Flybridge wetbar w/u-line icemaker 
Life jackets 
Swim platform 
Windlass w/remote 
S/S Side stanchions 
Bow pulpit 
Radar arch 
Flybridge enclosure 

Halon fire control systems 
Hydraulic wheel steering 
Bennett Trim Tabs 
(3) Hour meters 
(4) manual/elec. automatic bildge pumps 
Fresh water cooling system 
(3) bilge blowers 
Engine room sound insulation 
Engine room light 

SCYS Disclaimer
Sea Change Yacht Sellers, LLC offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant any aspect(s) of the condition of the vessel. All buyers are advised to seek the advice of a qualified surveyor(s) to investigate the condition of the subject vessel. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. 



Basic Information

Manufacturer: Bluewater Vessel Name: Sandy Shores III
Model: Coastal Cruiser 42 Boat Type: House Boat
Year: 1986 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color: White
Location: Ford City, PA, US Designer:
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

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Location Map

Paul White
Sea Change Yacht Sellers
45 Lafayette Rd. Unit 214
North Hampton, NH, US
Office: 855-922-4877