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1982 Bristol 40

Milford, United States



 Motivated Owner!  Bring Offers

A classic Ted Hood design with a solid teak interior. Bellorphon has undergone a major refit in 2016-2017. The topsides have been faired and repainted a dark blue. The bottom was soda blasted, epoxy coated and repainted. The decks were repainted in Bristol Cream. All varnish was wooded and 12 coats of Epiphanes applied. New wood hatch covers were added. All upholstery is new The headfoil and roller furler, Harken, have been added.  Low engine hours,400, fully serviced winched, all ports removed rebedded and new glass installed, mast rewired, all was done professionally

She will need some additions such a  holding tank, new regulator for the propane stove and modern electronics otherwise she is in top shape. The owner has had a change of plans. But here is your chance to own a modern classic in top-top condition.


Basic Boat Info

Price: $38,000
Make: Bristol
Model: 40
Year: 1982
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Full Keel


Length: 40 ft
Length Overall: 40 ft
Waterline Length: 27'6 ft
Max Draft: 5'5 ft
Displacement: 17,580 lb
Ballast: 6,500 lb
Single Berths: 3
Double Berths: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Westerbeke
  • Model: 4-107
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 40hp
  • Type: Inboard


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 31 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 130 gal


Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Yawl


George Middleton
Please contact George for a personal inspection or for further details on this listing. or call George on his cell phone 203-984-1625
Prestige Yacht Sales


Prestige Yacht Sales
48 Calf Pasture Beach Road
Norwalk, Connecticut, US, 06855
Tel:(203) 353-0373

Sails and Rigging.

Original Tanbark sails, rarely used

All reails Refurbished at Hathaways

New Harken Mark II Roller Furler

New Headfoil

All rigging, inspected in 2016

Mast Re-ired

Black Dodger


Electrical and Instruments

New battery charger

2 New batteries,

110 shore power

Fixed and Handheld VHFs

Ray Marine ST 60 Depth and Log



Westerbeke 4-107

400 Hours

New zincs,


Sea Strainer

Control cable.


V-Berth Forward

Manual Head to Port, No Holding Tank.

Hanging Lockers to Starboard

Main Salon, Folding Table, Settee/Berths Port and Starboard Shelves Behind

All new Beige Upholstery


Quarter Berth


 Four Burner Propane Stove and Oven

Will need a New Tank and Regulator

SS Sinks

H/C Pressure Water

Top Loading Icebox

Exterior 2016

New Imron Dark Blue Hull

Hull Faired and Primed

Red  Boot top

Bottom soda blasted, epoxy Primed and Three coats of Ablative Bottom Paint

New Wood Hatch Covers, 12 Coats Epiphanes

All Ports Removed, Polished and Re-bedded.



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.

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