1977 Post 42 Sportfish

Status Used
Sales Status
YW ID 3786774
Class Sports Fishing Boats
Boat Location Old Saybrook, CT, US

Do not miss this 1977/2018 Post that has been completely redone!!! The owner has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars into this boat and thought they would keep it forever, but they are ready to move up to a larger size.

The current owner has spared no expense on this 42 Post and there is an extensive list of upgrades/repairs. Below is a walk through with some of the upgrades done.

-Exterior: Hull painted Fighting Lady Yellow in 2018, Topsides and Cabin Housing also done. All bow hatches have been replaced with Bowmar (new screens and sunshades on interior also). Horn replaced along with new windlass and anchor (rode color marked for depth). Bottom just blasted, barrier coated and bottom painted black. Props redone for best performance specs, spare set included.

-Electric Crane on bow to lift Zodiac with 15 hp Johnson. Custom cover also included.

-Flybridge: Pipe welders tower with new isinglass (front and sides) and also a new vinyl top. New rolled and pleated seating with custom covers.

-Electronics: 12″ and 8″ Garmin Screens, 24 mile Furuno open array radar, (2) VHF radios, depth and fish finder.

-Engine Room: Engines replaced in 2001 with big block fuel injected GM 502’s (approx 500 hours), reverse oil pump system to pump or fill both motors, remote starters and hour meters for both. 20 gallon electric hot water heater, 7.5 Westerbeke generator, dripless shaft seals and fire suppression system in engine room and generator compartment.

-Cockpit:Aft Sunshade and aft curtain (white). Removable fighting chair that doubles as a dinette table. Teak covering boards with lighting underneath. Full swim platform with boarding ladder. Built in cabinet for storage and fishing gear. Two step boxes with storage. **Cockpit also has 2nd station, but it is disconnected**

-Galley: Custom Corian countertops with drop in sink and soap dispenser. 3 burner electric stovetop with oven below and stainless steel hood with LED lights above, built in microwave in cabinet, and lots of storage. New Teak and Holly floor and new side paneling.

Salon: New Carpets 2018. High/Low table has been refaced along with all built-in cabinet tops including wet bar. Windshield has been closed in, fiberglassed, insulated and finished. Built in stereo system with speakers built into the headliner. Flat screen TV. Barrel chairs and L-shaped couch have been redone. All new surrounding side panels. Custom Corian table with storage added.

-New upper and lower reverse cycle Head/Air Conditioning system with separate electric heat system.

-Master Stateroom:Starboard side cabin converted from two single berths to a single queen. Custom wainscoting and cabinetry. Built in TV and DVD player.

-Forward stateroom was converted to (3) bunks

-Head:Brand new head system with holding tank. Corian countertop with stand up shower, glass door and seat.

Also included with the boat is a large dock box, lines and fenders, filters, spare parts, spark plugs, plug wires, cans of teak sealer, etc…

This boat is a must see, call us today to schedule a showing. It is currently stored in a heated indoor building so weather is not a problem!


  • Make Post
  • Model 42 Sportfish
  • Model Year 1977
  • Price 129900.00
  • Condition Used
  • Category Power
  • Class Sports Fishing Boats
  • Hull Material Fiberglass
  • YachtWorld ID 3786774
  • Location Old Saybrook, CT, US
  • Boat Name Getaway


  • Length 42
  • Length Overall 42
  • Beam 15.75 ft
  • Max Draft 3 ft
  • Dry Weight 33,000 lb


  • Fuel Tank Capacity 500|gallon
  • Water Tank Count 1
  • Water Tank Capacity 120|gallon


  • Number of single berths 3
  • Number of double berths 1
  • Number of cabins 2
  • Number of heads 1
  • Total Engine 2

Engine: 1

  • Model 502
  • Year 2001
  • Type unleaded
  • Fuel Type Gas
  • Power 420|horsepower
  • Hours 500

Engine: 2

  • Model 502
  • Year 2001
  • Type unleaded
  • Fuel Type Gas
  • Power 420|horsepower
  • Hours 500
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.