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Haines 42 Elegance – from £315,900


A spacious cruiser offering generous accommodation and living space both inside and out, the Haines Elegance has been specifically designed for the inland waterways of Europe.

Large en-suite cabins and a vast open plan saloon / galley area. Vast upper deck steering position with seating provided for more than eight. A boat that must be seen to appreciate the true volume of the accommodation provided.



Forward Cabin – Large double berth or twin v-berth arrangement, with drawer space below. Hanging wardrobe, shelving around berths. Adjoined to en-suite toilet with a separate toilet / shower compartment with wall mounted shower mixer and head, a manual toilet to waste tank sitting on a Avonite plinth, a round ceramic wash basin, tall mixer tap, cupboard storage, and Avonite to worktop and shelving.

Galley – An ergonomically friendly galley with vast amounts of storage and worktop space, delivering a very useable home-from-home area to prepare meals, drinks and snacks for all those welcome guests. A large 200 litre stainless steel refrigerator / freezer gives ample room for those much needed provisions. A stainless steel gas hob and oven, along with 2 square sinks and mixer tap, generous cupboard space, shelving and a cutlery drawer complete this important area of any craft.

Saloon – A light and airy space with generous seating, the saloon area offers a lower steering position with convenient side door access. Comfortable settees that enable you to see all around through the large expanse of glass windows that surrounds you. As with all Haines craft the large opening skylight and the large openings to the windows, allows the fresh air to flood into the boat, bringing the outside in. Drawer storage, a cocktail cabinet, a large hanging locker and an optional recessed TV above the aft bulkhead complete another superb entertaining space.

Master Cabin – With full head height and a large 6’6” x 5’ island berth, with drawer space below. Full length hanging wardrobe, and dressing table with further drawer storage. Adjoined to en-suite toilet with a separate shower, with its bi-fold shower screen and wall mounted shower mixer and head. The en-suite toilet compartment has a manual toilet to waste tank sitting on a Avonite plinth, a round ceramic wash basin, tall mixer tap, cupboard storage, and Avonite to worktop and shelving.

Mid Aft Cabin – Large double berth with foot space into recessed space below saloon floor, with drawer space below. Full height hanging wardrobe, shelving alongside berth. Access to master cabin toilet through door in companionway opposite.

Aft Deck – A centrally located helm position provides a fantastic all round view of the craft. With Silvertex vinyl cushions to helm and navigator seat, and around the u-shaped seating with its drop-down table. An outdoor sink and refrigerator helps when alfresco dining. The exterior push-pit adds safety to a stunning deck space made for entertaining. The optional barbecue, Bimini or sun-loungers complete everything you would possibly need to enjoy this spacious deck area. Why not add fold-up bikes to your specification, cleverly accommodated in a lockable bathing platform storage locker.

  • Overall length 42 ft 6 in / 12.95 m
  • Beam 12 ft 9 in / 3.89 m
  • Air draft 9 ft 6 in / 2.90 m
  • Draft 2 ft 8 in / 0.81 m

Eight-berth aft cabin cruiser
Single shaft drive diesel
Suitable for river and estuary use
Bonded frameless windows
Choice of interior timber finishes
Flexible layout options
Ideal live-aboard or boat for extended cruising
Large upper deck seating and dining area
Wide non-slip decks
GRP bathing platform with steps to aft deck
Optional folding curved screen
Speeds to 8kts
RCD Category C

Full specification

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