Last One

  • 42.3333'
  • 1982
  • Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
  • $69,900


The Pearson 424 is a classic Bill Shaw cruising design featuring solid construction, good sailing performance, shoal draft with skeg-hung rudder, a versatile ketch rig, and comfortable cruising accomodations. If you're heading to the islands, sailing in Maine or just looking for a roomy, capable weekender, this boat should be on your list. It features two large private staterooms both with custom quilted mattresses, an exceptional cruising galley with ample counter space & storage, and a roomy cockpit that can accommodate a large family or many guests at anchor. Last One has been well maintained and updated by her knowledgeable and talented owner.

"Last One" has had many upgrades and improvements over the years, including in-mast roller furling, and much of the electrical system has been upgraded and customize of ease of use and longevity. If you're looking for a proven bluewater design, with quality construction, you own it to yourself to inspect Last One.....she's worth a look.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: PEARSON
  • Category: Cruising Sailboat
  • Model: 424 (Ketch rig)
  • Model Year: 1982
  • YearBuilt: 1982
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: N/A
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/7 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 42' 4" (12.90m)
  • LWL: 33' 8" (10.26m)
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 13' 0" (3.96m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: 5' 3" (1.60m)
  • Clearance: 48' 10" (14.88m)
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: --
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: --
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 21,000 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 170 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 35 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 80 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 4
  • Heads: 1
  • Sleeps: 7
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass Sandwich
  • Deck Material: Fiberglass Sandwich
  • Hull Configuration: Long Keel
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: Bill Shaw
  • Hull Color: White
  • Hull Finish: Gelcoat
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Westerbeke
  • Model: 58 HP FWC, 2:1 reduction in v-drive
  • Engine Count: Single
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


Last One has a spacious varnished teak interior featuring 2 private staterooms, a large sea-going galley, a roomy head with shower stall and a unique dual-entry arrangement enabling privacy in the aft cabin.

  • Forward cabin features a large v-berth with a mattress. Includes a dressing table with wash basin, a seat, hanging locker, and bureau. Opening hatch above berth provides light and ventilation.
  • Main Salon features conventional port & starboard settees that convert to a small double. Centerline drop-leaf teak table seats 6 comfortably port & starboard. Shelves and lockers behind settees for books and assundries. More storage underneath. Light colored headliner and large opening hatch keep the salon bright and airy.
  • Aft to starboard is an auxiliary entryway ladder that accesses the deck via a sliding hatch. This allows privacy for the off-watch crew in the aft cabin. Storage lockers underneath ladder.
  • Aft to port is the large U-shaped galley.
  • Across from the galley to starboard is the large head and separate shower. Head features manual marine toilet w/'Y'-valve and holding tank, vanity, SS sink w/ H/C pressure water. There is a large separate shower stall which can double as a wet locker. The shower features a seat with a built-in soak tub underneath.
  • The aft cabin features a large double berth to port with storage underneath, and the nav station to starboard. Nav station has a swing out seat. Excellent engine access available under companionway steps.
  • All interior cushions are in excellent condition
  • Teak & Holly sole is in excellent condition due to constant use of rugs


There is an exceptional U-shaped galley with ample counter space and storage.

  • 3-burnerpropane stove with oven and pull-over cover
  • Large ice box with Adler Barbour 12V cold-plate refrigeration
  • Microwave
  • Salt water galley pump
  • Fresh water pump
  • Large dry storage locker
  • Large and deep SS double sink with auxiliary hand pumps (F/W & S/W)
  • H/C pressure water


  • Marine VHF
  • Raymarine Depth , Speed/Log, Wind speed and angle
  • Cetrek Autopilot
  • Raytheon Radar
  • GPS Gramin
  • Electrical

  • 12-volt DC and 110-volt AC
  • Battery charger
  • 3 sets of 12-volt batteries
  • (2) auto bilge pump; (1) manual pump
  • (2) shore power chord's & AC outlets throughout
  • 12 gallon H/W heater
  • Electroscan treatment system & macerator pump
  • Interior lights switched to LED lights
  • 4KW Kubota Generator
  • Hull and Deck

    • Custom double bow roller on teak bowsprit w/ rigid bobstay
    • 45 lb. CQR on roller with chain and rode, housed in a deep chain locker
    • Secondary  Danforth anchor w/rode
    • Chain/rode electric windlass
    • double lifelines with opening gates
    • Custom opening in transom rail to better access swim ladder
    • Lewmar hatche's (4) and opening port's
    • Recent Dodger & Bimini
    • Second companionway for quick access to main salon and galley
    • Custom Davits
    • Stern anchor winch
    • Propane Barbeque
    • Raised Toe-rail and Rub-rail
    • Edson wheel with brake and controls on pedestal
    • Cockpit table

    Sails and Rigging

    • Self TailingLewmar Genoa Winches
    • Transom boarding Ladder, with walk-through rail gate
    • Harken roller Furling on Genoa
    • Spinnaker with Sail, Sock, and Pole
    • Stoway Main Sail
    • Mizzen Sail
    • Staysail
    • Genoa (135)
    • Spinnaker

    Engine and Mechanical

    Westerbeke 58HP FWC diesel with only 1375 hours. The owner has maintained this Westerbeke over the years and it is in excellent condition.

    Destroyer wheel, binnacle guard, brake, Ritchie compass
    Emergency tiller
    Borg Warner transmission w/V-drive
    Engine gauges w/alarms
    3-Blade fixed prop (Spare three bladed prop)
    Racor fuel filter 
    Groco raw water strainer
    Water temperature, oil pressure, amp/volt gauges
    Water temperature, oil pressure alarms
    (2) Electric & (1) manual bilge pumps
    Fresh water pump
    4 Fire extinguishers 


  • Electric horn on mast
  • Wind generator
  • Fenders, docklines and boat hook
  • (4) Fire extinguisher's
  • First aid kit
  • (10) Lifejackets
  • MOB Lifesling
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Flares, horn, bell
  • LED interior lights
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