Prestige Yacht Sales
48 Calf Pasture Beach Road
Norwalk, Connecticut, US, 06855
Tel:(203) 353-0373
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1982 Bristol 40

location icon Milford, United States
Year 1982
Length 40 ft


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A classic Ted Hood designed Yawl, Bellorphon has undergone a major refit in 2016-2017. The hull has been faired and repainted dark blue. The bottom was soda blasted, epoxy barrier coated and repainted. The decks were repainted in Bristol Cream. New wood hatch covers were added. All upholstery is new The headfoil and roller furler, Harken, have been added as part of the refit.  All ports have been removed rebedded with new glass installed.

She need some updates such a holding tank, new regulator for the propane stove and modern electronics. The exterior brightwork needs refreshing.

Her owner has had a change of plans and needs to sell the boat.  This is your opportunity to own a nice boat that has had a large amount of refit completed.  It won't take much to get across the finish line.


Year Built 1982
Category Sail
Length Overall 40 ft
Beam 10'8 ft
Max Draft 5'5 ft
Double Berths 1
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Full Keel
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 40 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 31 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 130 gal
Ballast 6,500 lb
Displacement 17,580 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Westerbeke
Model: 4-107
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 40hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
Year: 1983
Engine Hours: 400
Engine Location: Center
Sails and Rigging.

Original Tanbark sails, rarely used

All sails Refurbished at Hathaways

New Harken Mark II Roller Furler

New Headfoil

All rigging, inspected in 2016

Mast Re-wired

Black Dodger


Electrical and Instruments

New battery charger

2 New batteries 2016

110 shore power

Fixed and Handheld VHFs

Ray-Marine ST-60 Depth and Log

The mast wiring has been updated and replaced



Westerbeke 4-107

400 Hours




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.

Additional Contact Information


Prestige Yacht Sales would like you to know that you can still connect with us!   Contact us to arrange for a virtual viewing and features review via a video web-meeting and let us take you through your favorite model in detail. We can explore features, options and custom specifications.


 Prestige Yacht Sales looks forward to the opportunity to provide the personal one-on-one attention you are accustomed to, without the inconvenience and hassle of travel.


Contact Steve Smith for your private, virtual showing.

Office:  203-353-0373

Mobile: 203-286-3982