• Price$129,000
  • Length42'
  • MakeGrand Banks
  • Built1986

Fort Myers, FL

This 1986 model Grand Banks 42 MotorYacht, THE ONLY WAY, is now available! She features two staterooms two heads & utility room. The VIP stateroom is forward with ensuite head and shower, a very spacious aft full beam master stateroom featuring a walk-around island berth, desk w/ stool, ensuite head and separate stall shower. Her utility room is forward to starboard, across from large U-shaped galley, featuring a washer/dryer and deep freezer.THE ONLY WAY has great bones and is ready for a little TLC to bring her cosmetics up to date. Engine room is pristine and shows much newer. She is a two owner boat; first owner bought her new and kept her until second owner, who is a 5 time new GB owner, purchased her two years ago.She is priced attractively for immediate sale.


  • Current Price$129,000
  • Year1986
  • Length42'
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Fuel Capacity300|gallon
  • Beam14.08 ft
  • Location (city)Fort Myers
  • Location (state)FL
  • Location (country)US

Essential Information

  • MLS® #7206321
  • Model42 Motoryacht
  • Builder
  • TypePower
  • Sub-TypeMotor Yachts, Trawlers
  • StatusActive


  • # of Cabins2
  • # of Heads2

Engine 1

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeCaterpillar
  • Model3208
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power210|horsepower
  • Boat Engine Location CodeStarboard

Engine 2

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeCaterpillar
  • Model3208
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power210|horsepower
  • Boat Engine Location CodePort


Step aboard this traditional Grand Banks 42 MotorYacht through the starboard side door at the lower helm. Her salon features plentiful seating, L-settee to starboard and large settee to port which converts to a double berth, folding teak table and ice maker. Located forward in the salon is a breakfast bar with two teak stools, overlooking the down galley. Heading down below three steps is the spacious U-shaped galley to port with a utility room to starboard featuring washer/dryer and deep freezer. The VIP Stateroom is forward and features a V-berth and en suite head and shower.Looking aft in the salon, stairs down to the full beam master stateroom (aft cabin) features walk-around queen berth with desk w/stool, plentiful storage, head and separate stall shower.

THE ONLY WAY features a spacious sun deck, perfect for deck chairs, table, deck box, etc. Her flybridge features a second helm station, fore and aft facing bench seating, extra space for lounge chairs as well, and bimini for sun shade.

Mechanical Equipment
  • Drip Pans under Engines
  • Fuel-Water separating Filters
  • Complete Fuel Manifold System
  • Sea Water Cooled Exhaust System
  • Engine Raw Water Intake Strainers
  • Stainless Steel Propeller Shafts
  • Bronze Propeller; three-bladed
  • Bronze Struts with Rudder Bearings
  • Fuel Tanks; Black Iron, Baffled
  • Sight Gauges on Fuel Tanks
  • Water Tanks; Marine Aluminium
  • Seacocks on Thru-Hulls below Waterline
  • Manual Bilge Pump
  • Fresh Water Outlets; Engine Room & Transom
  • Dual Station Throttle & Gear Shift Controls
  • Mechanical Steering, Chain & Cable
  • Emergency Tiller
  • Fiberglass Rudders
Electrical Equipment
  • Alternator, 70 amps, each Engine
  • Alarm Panel; Upper & Lower Helm w/Engine Oil Press., Eng. Temp., Gear Box Temp.
  • Automatic Battery Charger; Lewco Model 1240, 40 Amp
  • Automatic Bilge Pump; 12 Volt DC
  • Battery Selector Switch
  • Bilge Pump Indicator Light
  • Bonding System
  • Circuit Breakers on all Circuits
  • Complete Instrumentation; Upper & Lower Helm; see Lower Helm & Flybridge for details
  • Engine Room Blowers;12 Volt DC
  • Engine Room Lights;12 Volt DC
  • Galley Exhaust Blower;12 Volt DC
  • Generator, Diesel; Onan 8kW w/Sound Shield
  • Generator Amp & Volt MetersSpreader Lights on Mast;12 Volt DC
  • Ground Fault Interrupt Circuit
  • Hot Water Heater
  • Navigation Lights;12 Volt DC
  • Outlets at Upper & Lower Helm,12 Volt DC
  • Pressure Fresh Water System;12 Volt DC
  • Refrigerator/Freezer; 12 Volt DC
  • Remote Charger Panel
  • Reverse Polarity Indicator Light
  • Shore Power Inlets; Bow & Stern, AC
  • Stove/Oven, AC
  • Three Heavy Duty Batteries w/Fiberglass Boxes
  • (2) Deka 708D Commercial 1100 Amp Batteries; House
  • (1) Deka 1231 4D Battery; Generator
  • Windshield Wipers;12 Volt DC w/Washers
Exterior Equipment
  • Gelcoated Fiberglass Exterior
  • FG Anchor Platform w/Pulpit
  • Anchor Windlass with 3 Station Controls
  • FG Anchor Windlass Locker
  • Anchor Chain Locker, Divided for Rope & Chain
  • Teak Decking; Flybridge and Main Deck
  • Teak Steering Wheel
  • Teak Bulwark Cap & Safety Rails
  • Rail Gates; Port, Starboard, Transom
  • Teak Name and Hailport Boards
  • Teak Navigation Light Boards
  • Teak Bow & Stern Staffs
  • Flagpole Holder, Bow & Stern
  • Teak Scrolls
  • Teak Transom
  • Teak Transom Boarding Steps
  • Teak Swim Platform
  • Teak & Stainless Steel Swim/Transom Ladder
  • Teak Gratings Under Flybridge Seats
  • Aluminium Mast & Boom, Hinged
  • Stainless Steel Safety Rails, Flybridge, Aft Deck
  • Stainless Steel Stanchions
  • Stainless Steel Grab Rails
  • Stainless Steel Mooring Bollards; Aft Deck
  • Stainless Steel Cocks & Mooring Cleats
  • Stainless Steel Spring Line Chocks & Cleats
  • Chrome Deck Fillers; Diesel Fuel, Water
  • Chrome Deck Fittings; Waste Pump-Out
  • Chrome GB Step Plates
  • Center Opening Windshield
  • Flybridge Windshields
  • Flybridge Seats & Cushions
  • Electronics Locker; Flybridge
  • Air Horn
  • Fuel & Tank Vents
  • Engine Room Vents; Saloon Housesides
  • Lewmar Skylight Hatches
  • Hot & Cold Shower at Deck Box
  • Saloon Doors; Starboard & Port Side
  • Laminated Safety Glass; All Windows
  • Two Deck Boxes; Aft Deck
  • Forward Deck Box
Interior Throughout
  • AC Outlets Throughout
  • Drapes & Teak Valances Throughout
  • Interior Lighting Throughout; 12 Volt DC
  • Teak Parquet Cabin Sole Throughout
  • L-Settee; Stbd
  • Straight Settee w/Convertible Double Berth; Port
  • Teak Yacht Table; Hi/Lo
  • Two Teak Chairs
  • Dry Bar Cabinet
  • Teak Hand Rail on Saloon Overhead
  • FB Garbage Bin in Saloon
  • Electronics Locker
  • IceMaker
  • GE AirConditioner with Digital Control
  • (2) Helm Doors; Port & Stbd
Lower Helm
  • Furuno NavNet 36 mile radar w/ 4" x 5" screen
  • Garmin 740 S Chart plotter with Fathometer and Ground Speed
  • Simrad AP-28 Autopilot/a WR-20 Remote Control device
  • Icom ICM - 304 VHF
  • Alpine AM/FM/CD player
  • Sumlog Knotmeter
  • Danforth Ritchie Compass
  • Rule Bilge high water alarm
  • Fireboy Carbon Monoxide detector
  • Safety Alert Gas Fume detector
  • Teak Steering Wheel
  • Morse Throttle Controls
Master Stateroom
  • Aft Cabin; Full Beam Master Stateroom
  • Drawers with Exhaust Under
  • Full Size Chart Drawer below berth
  • Handing Locker
  • Island Queen Berth; Walkaround
  • Mattresses; Interspring
  • Teak Bureau
  • Teak Vanity Chair
  • Writing Desk/Vanity

Head & Shower

  • En-Suite Head and Stall Shower; Head to port, Stall Shower to Starboard
  • Cultured Marble Sinks and Counter Tops
  • Toilet, Electric Mansfield VacuFlush
  • Teak Towel Racks
  • Teak ToothBrush Holders
  • Shower with Drain Pumps
VIP Forward Stateroom
  • Mattresses, 6" Foam Fwd, Interspring Aft
  • V-Berth w/Insert
  • Teak Bureau
  • Handing Locker

Head & Shower

  • En-Suite Access to Head and Stall Shower
  • Cultured Marble Sinks and Counter Tops
  • Shower with Drain Pumps
  • Toilet; Electric Mansfield VacuFlush
  • Teak Towel Racks
  • Teak ToothBrush Holders
  • (2) Stainless Steel Sink
  • Single Lever Faucet
  • Sink Cover with Teak Cutting Board
  • Overhead Condiment Locker
  • Teak Dish Locker w/Adjustable Shelves
  • GSI Three Burner Propane Stove
  • Sharp Carousel Microwave/Convection Oven
  • (2) Refrigerators with cold plates
  • (1) Freezer
Utility Room
  • Deeper Freezer
  • Located Forward; Starboard side aft of VIP stateroom & head, across from galley
  • Splendid 2000 Washer/Dryer, Optional Upgrade
  • Storage Drawers & Lockers
  • Garmin 740 S Chart Plotter
  • Danforth Ritchie Compass
  • Stainless steel steering wheel w/ Cable Steering
  • Spare large Teak spoked steering wheel
  • Ships Bell (brass)
Engine Room
  • Twin Caterpillar 3208 210hp with approx. 3,000 hours
  • Onan 8kW Generator w/Sound Shield
  • Teak Grating
  • Fireboy Halon System
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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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