1972 Hatteras 42 Convertible

Blue Chip

YACHT DETAILS: 1972 Hatteras 42 Convertible








Deltaville, VA
$69,950 USD
42 ft
15 ft
15.5 ft









671 Natural
(1) 400|gallon
(1) 150|gallon
(1) 150|gallon


“Blue Chip” is a remarkable example of fine craftsmanship that has withstood the test of time and kept in loving hands since her conception.
 She has not been chopped up in an attempt to change with modern era, leaving her with the same original beauty she started with. 

 The sellers wish to seek out her next custodian who will have the same energy and dedication to maintain her unequivocal beauty. 

 Please call to schedule a viewing with the understanding that this is indeed a once in a lifetime opportunity to own such a fine vessel.

The Hatteras 42 Convertible will appeal to every sport fisherman and serve as a wonderful family cruiser all the same.

 The flybridge is large and has forward facing and side seats, comfortably cushioned with vinyl covered polyfoam. Seats are long enough for most people to snooze or sunbathe. There are full instruments and controls on the bridge. Lighted constellation compass. Dual lever controls. Windshield. Stainless steel safety rails. Adjustable helmsman and co-helmsman seat.Protected space in console for electronics. The late Ben Hurley of Hurley Hatteras, Urbanna, Va. added a custom, forward facing radar arch with electronics and control switch panels. He also added a custom molded fiberglass bowsprit.

 The cockpit has a custom bimini and adds additional living space for fishing, relaxing or entertaining.


  •  Custom Forward-Facing Radar Arch (Hurley Hatteras) with Electronics Station and Kenwood Speakers
  • Original Wooden Locker Doors on Helm Station and Front Storage Replaced with Maintenance Free Custom Cut Starboard
  • Dual Helm Chairs with Custom “Blue Chip” Cushions (Cushions 2022)
  • Helm Seat Covers (2022)
  • Full Flybridge Cover (2022)
  • All New Cushions on Flybridge (2022)
  • Stainless Steel 16″ Four Spoke Wheel
  • Chart Table
  • 3 Rail Mounted Stainless Rod Holders
  • 6 Drink Holders


  • Anchor Washdown (New Pump 2022)
  • Deck Boxes X 2 with Covers
  • Hatch Covers (2023)
  • Safety Bow Rail
  • Custom Integrated Fiberglass Bow Pulpit (Hurley Hatteras)
  • Bow Pulpit Cover
  • Mounted Boat Hook
  • Ideal Windlass (New 2015)
  • Approximately 250′ 1/4″ Chain
  • Delta Anchor 50lb (Primary)
  • Danforth 20H Anchors X 2 (Spare)


 The salon is spacious and boasts a 10’4” window to window beam width, the length from aft to forward bulkhead is 10’, and headroom is 6’4”. The sliding glass tinted windows are screened, both port and starboard, offering generous light and excellent viewing. The sofa opens to a full size bed. The salon floor is carpeted. Overhead recessed lights. Wet Bar and Icemaker. The lower controls are located in the forward starboard corner. Chart deck area is 24 sq. ft affords space for accessories. Custom Hatteras Dining Table (Original to Boat). Entrance to galley is only two steps down. 

 The galley is easily accessible and offers the cook easy engagement with guests in the salon while attending to his/her cooking needs. It is an efficient, spacious galley, with a three burner electric stove, oven with rotisserie. Overhead hood with exhaust fan. The full size Galanz  upright refrigerator-freezer (New 2022) is comparable to those found in larger cruisers.  Countertops are pressure treated laminate. Stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurized water system. 110V outlets for appliances. Glass rack. Storage lockers have approximately 8 cu. ft of storage. 110V lighting with 12V safety lights. Overhead screened hatch. Amtico composite flooring. Entrance doors to master stateroom, head and to bow stateroom.  The master stateroom is spacious and comfortable, has two full size bunks with foam mattresses, one athwartship, and one fire and aft. Four drawers under the fore and aft bunk and another under the lower bunk, provide approximately 11 cu. ft of storage space. Hanging locker has approximately 18 cu. ft of storage space, and a full length mirror on the door. There is a door to the head and a door to companionway (opposite galley). Deck is carpeted, one screened portlight and one screened overhead hatch. Berthlight, 110V duplex outlet. Headroom 6’ 4”.

 The master head is large and complete with entrance from the galley and from the master stateroom. The stand-up stall shower has a door. Raritan Crown Electric Head. Vinyl flooring. Attractive wall coverings. The built-in vanity has a vitreous china basin, a medicine cabinet with mirror and fluorescent light above. 110V duplex outlet. There is better than 3 cu’ of storage space for linens and supplies in the base of the vanity. It has an electric toilet. There is an exhaust blower for better ventilation.

 The V-berth stateroom has two 6’3″ bunks with foam mattresses and lights over each bunk. It has a stainless steel sink and an enclosed, hidden Raritan Lectra San toilet. The deck is carpeted. The hanging locker has approximately 18 cu. ‘ of space with a shelf near the top. The amount of storage space in the drawers under the bunks and in the locker space beneath the bunks is approximately 9 cu. ft. The rope locker has room for storing gear and ample space for the anchor line. There is a mirror over the sink, a screened port-light both port and starboard and overhead is a screened hatch. The door to the companionway provides privacy.


  •  Princess Three Burner Electric Stove, Oven with Rotisserie and Hood with Exhaust Fan and Overhead Light
  • Sharp Microwave
  • Keurig Coffee maker
  • Deep Stainless Sink with Faucet
  • Opening Screened Deck Hatch
  • Galanz Full Size Refrigerator/Freezer (2022)
  • Upgraded Amtico Composite Flooring
  • Abundant Overhead, Countertop and Undercounter Storage Drawers and Cabinets
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher
  • Custom Wet Bar – Salon
  • Uline Ice Maker – Salon

 Electronics/Audio Visual


  • Garmin 320C Depth/Fishfinder
  • Icom VHF
  • Simrad Autopilot AP26
  • Radar
  • Fusion MS-RA70NSX Marine Stereo with NMEA, Bluetooth and Sirius XM (2022)
  • Interior Speakers X 6 (2022)
  • Northstar 952X GPS/Chartplotter – All Charts From Va. to Bahamas
  • Hailer 
  • Constellation Compass

 Lower Helm/Salon

  • Simrad Handheld Autopilot
  • Icom VHF
  • Vizio 40″ Flatscreen (2023)
  • Bose Surround Sound
  • Satellite Internet (Connection Under SHore Power Connect)


 Northern Lights 8KW Generator (1988 Hours)(New 2000)

  • Interstate 8D-MHD 1400 CCA Battery X 4 (2023)
  • Sentry GL40 40 AMP Battery Charger
  • Parallel Battery Selector
  • Shore Power Outlet (Under Starboard Gunnel)
  • Shore Power Cord 50Amp, 25′ X 2
  • Splitter 50 Amp to Two 30 Amp
  • Cockpit Deck Box X 2
  • Bow Deck Box X 2
  • AFI Electric Horn
  • ACR 100 Remote Control Searchlight
  • Bilge Pumps X 3 (Center Pump 2023)
  • Shower Sump Pump (2022)
  • Freshwater Pump (2022)
  • Exhaust Fan (Master Head)
  • Exhaust Fans X 2 (Engine Compartment)
  • 110V Outlets X 9

 Engine & Mechanical

  •  Twin Detroit 8V71 (P 4642 Hours, S 4433 Hours)
  • Raycor 1000MA Fuel Filter X 2
  • Trim Tabs
  • Hynautic Hydraulic Steering
  • Synchronizing Controls
  • Cruisair Reverse Cycle AC 12,000 BTU – Cabins
  • Dometic Reverse Cycle AC 16,000 BTU – Salon/Galley (2021)
  • SMXII Digital Controls
  • Raritan Quiet Flush Head (2022)
  • SaniGard Holding Tank Vent Filter
  • Water Heater – 5 Gallon


  • Fresh Water Washdown
  • Rod Holder Insert Shore Power Cord Support – White Powder Coated
  • Gunnel Mounted Rod Holders X 4
  • Under Gunnel Rod/Accessory P & S
  • Stern Deck Box
  • Starboard Deck Box with Cover
  • Custom Hatteras Tackle Cabinet
  • Custom Cockpit Sunshade with Frame
  • Transferable Boarding Steps with P & S Mounts
  • Cockpit Sole Fuel Tank Gauge Sight Glass P & S
  • Mounted Boarding Steps Starboard Stern
  • Access Hatch – Lazarette Storage
  • Access Hatch – Battery Maintenance
  • Access Hatch – Automatic Fire Suppression System & Fuel Tank Valve Manifold

 Ownership History & Schematics

 Detailed –History Ownership Records, Electrical & Plumbing Schematics Will Convey To New Owner.

 Safety & Additional

  •  Custom Hatteras Adjustable Table (Original To Boat)
  • John Barbour Print “Golden Dawn” (Shows “Blue Chip”)
  • Tools throughout boat
  • Handheld Fire Extinguishers X 3
  • Automatic Kidde 35 LB Fire Suppression System
  • Flares
  • PFDs
  • Throw Cushions
  • Dock Lines
  • Boat Hook
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Spare Parts Currently In Boat
  • Spare Set Of Props

 Does Not Convey:

  • Artwork (other than “Golden Dawn” John Barbour print – salon)
  • Ninja counter top cooker
  • Owner’s personal belongings


 The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Brokers seeking to co-broker this vessel should contact the listing broker about available commission.










The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Bob Hoefer, CPYB

Your Southern Bay Power Boat Specialist
I build relationships and sell boats…in that order.

YaZu Yachting
Deltaville, VA

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