Corso Avanti is a very clean Grand Banks 42 Motoryacht whose owners take great pride in their vessel and it shows. The boat has always been yard- maintained top to bottom. She is an Up-State New York boat in excellent condition, truly an opportunity in today's market.
August 2013 ~ (8) New 8D Batteries Installed
Accommodations & Layout
Two staterooms forward, one stateroom aft; two heads; two showers; helm, saloon and galley up.
Features V-berths with filler to make very large berth (king-sized width at the head end), hanging locker to port, drawers beneath berths, a full-length mirror to starboard, shelves, and A/C controls for both forward staterooms. A head with a sink, a stall shower and storage space is located aft to starboard. Also to starboard aft of the head is a pantry with shelf storage and a combination washer/dryer. Opposite to port, is a second stateroom with over & under bunk berths (the upper of which is a stowable canvas berth), a hanging locker, a four-drawer cabinet, and under-berth storage.
To port, four steps up from forward section. It has a Princess three-burner electric stove with oven, a double stainless-steel sink, a Samsung micro-wave oven, an under-counter Norcold refrigerator/freezer, and storage areas.
Full Helm Controls
Located to starboard of galley. Door opens from helm to exterior side deck. Chart table and swivel chair located aft of helm door. Above helm are controls for saloon A/C.
Is aft of helm and chart table. To starboard is a large, L-shaped settee fronted by a drop-leaf table. Large lamp hangs over table. Opposite settee is a built-in counter with a second Norcold refrigerator/freezer and an ice-maker. Aft of counter is built-in-wall liquor cabinet. There are two chairs and a stool.
Is to aft of Main Saloon, and four steps down. It has a walk-around queen berth with an abundance of drawers and storage space. There is a double-door hanging locker on the forward bulkhead with a hidden safe. A head with sink is in the port, forward corner, and a separate shower and sink are in the starboard, forward corner. The Master Stateroom also has its own A/C controls, plus 19’ TV, VCR/dvd player, and AM/FM stereo radio/audio tape player.
Electronics & Navigation Equipment
Raytheon R41X radar
Decca 150 autopilot w/remote on bridge
Engine synchronizer, digital, visual
Standard Horizon hailer & foghorn
Rudder indicator, dual station
Sitex Koden 797 loran*
Northstar 941X gps, interface-ready
Datamarine Offshore 1,000’ depth-sounder
SGC 2000 SSB radio
Datamarine 2730RD depth sounder
Sailor VHF radio
Decca 7” gimbaled compass
ICOM IC-M125 VHF radio with intercom to main saloon
Danforth Constellation compass
*Loran no longer government-supported; could be replaced by lower helm GPS.
Aft Deck Features
Eight-man Beaufort life raft**
Two dunnage (deck) boxes
3.5 cu. ft. Kenmore freezer
Brass ship’s bell
Andersen two-speed hand winch
Two Atkins & Hoyle davits (500 lbs. total)
Teak swim platform
Teak & stainless steel swim ladder
**Not currently certified
Full canvas w/windows and screens
Mast, boom, and rigged steadying sail
Fore & aft-facing bench seats with cushions & under-seat storage
Deck lighting from mast spreaders
Remote for stereo in Master SR
Two survival suits for cold water
Remote for Decca autopilot
Controls for forward windlass
Teak wheel w/canvas cover at helm
Engine instruments & shut-downs
Wide chart deck & GPS station
Compass, & depth sounder digital dial
Mechanical & Electrical Equipment
Galley Maid Windlass (3-station controls); 200’, all-chain anchor rode with 65 lb. Danforth anchor; ca. 45 lb. CQR anchor with 200’ of 5/8’ anchor line. Twin Ford Lehmans, six-cylinder, 120 HP Gold Series (considered the commercial series) diesel engines. 12KW Onan 110/220 four-cylinder diesel generator housed aft of engines, in separate generator room with doors, and its own separate 12-v battery. Starboard engine-operated 100 Amp alternator to charge house batteries. 2.5 KW, 150 Amp Trace inverter/battery charger. Five 8D batteries. 600 gal./day Universal Technology Watermaker, with remote control at lower helm station. Water heater (electric or engine-heated). Electrical and manual bilge pumps.
Four screened deck hatches w/ translucent, teak-rimmed hatch covers (three forward, one aft).
One dunnage (deck) box centered and aft of bow pulpit.
Dual (two-pitch) trumpet horns on starboard w/helm controls.
Six antennae (two for GPS, two for VHF radios, one for loran, one for SSB radio).
Zodiac 10’2” inflatable.
50 amp shore power connections & 50’ shore power cable.