Fairline 40 UNDER OFFER

Vessel NameOcean Challenger   UNDER OFFER

Model: Fairline 40

Price: £45,950

Year: 1983

Lying: Newark Marina



LOA: 12.2m (39ft 9in)

Beam: 3.9m (12ft 8in)

Draught: 0.97m (3ft 2in)


The Fairline 40 flybridge is a capable coastal cruiser with particularly spacious accommodation, this one having the optional aft crew cabin under the aft cockpit providing extra berths or storage.  With the last owner for 10 years the boat has been regularly serviced and antifouled and been used on the River Trent and more recently based on the coast.


Builder – Fairline Boats, Oundle, Northamptonshire


 Designer – John Bennett


Construction – GRP


Underwater Profile – Semi Planing Hull with 3/4 length keel



  • Twin Volvo Penta TAMD 60B  235hp Diesel Engines
  • Shaft Drive
  • 3 Bladed Bronze Propellers
  • 2161 Engine Hours



  • Fuel Capacity – Circa 1215 Litres
  • Water Capacity – Circa 536 Litres



  • 6 Berths in 3 Cabins (plus 2)
  • Forward Master Double  Cabin (with ensuite)
  • Midships Twin Cabin
  • Convertible Double Saloon Berth
  • Crew Cabin Twin Berth


Mechanical / Electrical Equipment

  • Trim Tabs
  • Shore Power
  • 4 x Batteries (2 Engine, 2 Domestic)
  • Battery Charger
  • Immersion Heater
  • Calorifier (for hot water)
  • Heating
  • Pressurised Hot & Cold Water System
  • Dual Single Lever Controls (both helms)


Navigation Equipment

  • Raytheon Radar R20X
  • Navtech Autohelm
  • Plastimo Compass
  • Garmin Fishfinder 140
  • Seavoice 550 VHF Radio
  • Seafarer Echosounder
  • Speed Log
  • Chart Table & Light
  • Radiotelex – Weatherman
  • Instrument Gauges



  • Automatic Bilge Pump
  • Manual Bilge Pump
  • Fire Extinguishers


Deck Fittings

  • Anchor
  • Electric Anchor Windlass (with deck & helm controls)
  • Stainless Steel Pulpit & Grab Rails
  • Stainless Steel Davits
  • Fender Baskets
  • Bathing Platform
  • Bathing Ladder
  • Fenders & Ropes
  • Navigation Lights
  • Searchlight
  • Horns
  • 3 x Windscreen Wipers


Aft Cockpit

  • 2 x Side Steps
  • Cockpit Cover
  • Gas Locker
  • Transom Seating
  • Lazarette
  • Flybridge Ladder
  • Cockpit Light
  • Mira Deck Shower



  • Upper Helmstation
  • Helmseat
  • L-Shaped Seating
  • Stainless Steel Radar Arch


Interior Fittings

  • 4 x Ring Gas Hob
  • Fridge
  • 2 x Stainless Steel Sinks & Mixer Tap
  • Optimus Oven
  • 2 x Jabsco Toilet
  • 2 x Wash Hand Basin
  • 2 x Shower
  • L-Shaped Saloon Seating
  • Sideboard
  • 1 x Saloon Stool
  • 1 x Saloon Chair



Forward Master Cabin - Double island berth with hanging locker, drawers and shelving.  Forward hatch and opening port lights.  Access to

Ensuite - Fitted with toilet, wash hand basin, shower, shower curtain, slatted shower tray, mirror and shaver point.  Opening port light.

Guest Cabin - Two single berths, hanging locker, drawers and 2 opening port lights

Day Heads - Fitted with toilet, wash hand basin, shower, shower curtain, slatted shower tray, mirror and shaver point. Opening port light.

Galley - Large galley area with large windscreens above allowing a light workable space.  Appliances comprise of oven, fridge, double sink unit, gas hob and storage cupboards..  Two opening port lights

Steps lead up to the main saloon and a raised internal helmstation with double seat.

Saloon - L-shaped seating area which will pull out into an “occasional” double berth, plus an extra chair and stool . Opposite is a sideboard with plenty of storage. Engine bay access.

Aft Crew Cabin - Accessed via steps under the transom seating, there are two single berths, wash hand basin and opening window into the aft cockpit.


Latest Service History


  • Engine Service
  • Antifouled Hull


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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