Listed at $99,000

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Available for SaleDesert Rose42' 1990 Jersey 

The 42 Jersey is a solid offshore sportfisherman that is well adapted to fishing or cruising. The cockpit has plenty of room for anglers and fighting chair; the interior is spacious with generous headroom. A good performer, an honest 25 knot cruise and 30 knots wide open.

26 North Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by United Yacht Sales. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


LOA: 42' (13 m)
Beam: 14' (5 m)
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Fuel Capacity: 476 gal (1,802 L)
Fresh Water Capacity: 100 gal (379 L)
Flag: United States
Location: Florida, Palm City, United States
Build Year: 1990
Builder: Jersey
Model: Convertible Sportfish
Type: Convertible Boats
Cruising Speed: 25 Knots
Max Speed: 30 Knots


Vessel Walkthrough

The Master Stateroom is forward with an island double and plenty of storage. Aft to port is the Guest Stateroom with over/under bunks. To starboard is the head with stall shower. Next aft to starboard is the galley with dinette across to port. The galley and dinette are a few steps down from but open to the salon. An L-Shaped sofa with sofa bed is to port in the Salon, ice maker and entertainment center to starboard. Teak cabinetry though out.

Main Salon:

  • Raritan Icer-Ette ice maker
  • Hitachi TV
  • Entertainment center
  • Opening side windows, fixed windows forward
  • Blinds and curtains
  • Overhead and valance lighting
  • FCF remote air conditioning control
  • Air conditioner (2018)
  • L-Shaped sofa with sofa bed and storage (2018)


  • Three steps down from dinette
  • Convertible dinette with cabinet and drawer storage, new cushions 2018
  • Dehumidifier under dinette (2015)
  • Dinette sole carpeting, galley sole wood parquet
  • Galley and dinette down from and open to salon
  • Large stainless steel sink with under cabinet light
  • Sharp Carousel II microwave
  • Three burner Princess stove with oven
  • Whirlpool refrigerator with top freezer (2012)

Master Stateroom:

  • Island double berth
  • Overhead opening hatch
  • Hitachi TV, stereo speakers
  • Overhead, valance and reading lights
  • Shelf, cabinet and drawer storage
  • Two hanging lockers with lights
  • Cabin sole carpet
  • Full length mirror
  • Private entrance to head compartment
  • Air conditioning control
  • Chain locker access
  • Whirlpool clothes dryer

Head Compartment:

  • Vanity with composite sink
  • Mirrored medicine cabinet
  • Stall shower
  • Tecma electric marine toilet (2018)
  • Vinyl sole

Guest Stateroom:

  • Over/under single berth
  • Overhead opening hatch
  • Stereo speakers
  • Overhead light and reading lamp
  • Mirror
  • Drawers and hanging locker with light
  • Air conditioning vent


  • Fiberglass anchor pulpit with anchor chute and roller
  • Danforth style anchor, chain and rode
  • Maxwell Nilsson windlass with foot switch
  • Hause pipe to chain locker
  • Stainless steel bow/side rails
  • Aluminum side deck hand rails
  • Rupp double spreader outriggers with collapsible back bars
  • Center rigger
  • Offset salon door
  • Cockpit storage cabinet to starboard and storage under salon step
  • Bridge ladder, tackle center, drink box and concealed Haier freezer to port
  • Four vertical mounted clearing rod holders
  • Six flush mounted Lee rod holders
  • Marine Concept fighting chair with cushions and footrest
  • Cockpit flood light
  • Stereo speakers
  • Dockside water hookup
  • Fresh and saltwater washdowns
  • Transom door

Helm and Electronics

  • Hydraulic steering; ram rebuilt 2019
  • Factory fiberglass hardtop with stainless steel legs, hatch and electronics box
  • New three sided enclosure 2019; kept in storage
  • Fixed glass windscreen
  • Dual trumpet horn
  • Remote control spotlight
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • Danforth High Speed Constellation compass
  • Garmin 12” GPSmap 4212 (2012)
  • Garmin closed radar array (2012)
  • Garmin echomap CV display
  • Standard Horizon digital depth finder
  • ICOM IC-M127 VHF radio
  • ICOM IC-M120 VHF radio
  • Robertson AP200DL autopilot
  • Spreader lights
  • VDO engine gauges
  • Chart table
  • Pompanette helm and companion chairs with cushions
  • Six bridge rail mounted rod holders
  • Overhead rod racks
  • L-Shaped seat with cushion and storage
  • Bench seat with cushion and rod storage
  • Life jackets and fenders stored under brow
  • Glendinning Synchronizer


  • Central Vac system
  • Water heater (2012)
  • AC/DC distribution panel in salon
  • Remote generator gauges/start in salon
  • Two 30 amp shore power connections with power cables
  • Universal marine generator, 8 KW, 2,094 hours; new heat exchanger 2013
  • C-Charger battery charger
  • New engine alternators 2015

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment

  • Miscellaneous boat and engine spare parts
  • Fireboy Halon 1302 engine room fire system
  • Dahl fuel filters
  • New engine stop solenoids, injectors checked (2020)
  • Detroit Diesel 6-71 TIB Johnson Towers marine diesel engines, 1,900 hours, very clean
  • Stainless exhaust systems and turbos rebuilt (2010)
  • Walker Airseps
  • Blower bypass valves removed
  • Aluminum fuel tanks with mechanical gauges (2012)
  • Remote 5 gallon lube oil fill reservoir (2012)

Brokeru0027s Comments

Bottom and running gear painted, zincs, etc. August 2020.

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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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