A cruising classic ready to go.

1987 Princess 42 ‘Alexi’

NZ $240,000

Princess 42 in beautiful condition and ready for summer. Alexi is the ideal coastal and gulf cruiser that offers spacious cruising comfort for the whole family with simple operation, economical performance and maintenance.

Step aboard the large easy boarding stern platform that can accommodate your tender into a large cockpit area, perfect for fishing or relaxing.

Upstairs to port leads onto the epic flybridge with solid hard top, a sliding open air sunroof  and all round toughened glass windows for complete weather proofing – complete with rod holders and an arch for aerials.

Inside the luxury continues with a large saloon and 2 cabins. The master has a full size queen bed with custom mattress and comfy seat with good dresser storage. The spacious forepeak cabin has three singles.

The main saloon featuring the dining area, kitchen and full lower helm station is a delight, with feature wooden doors on the refrigerator / freezer and there’s an extra fridge as well. Complete with a stainless bench top and sink, a spotless oven and hob for the ultimate culinary experience.


The Iveco 8361 diesel is very simple and economical to operate and the engine has been continuously professionally maintained. A powerful bow thruster, new Turbo and upgraded hot water cylinder.

Refurbished diesel tanks, new batteries, 2 years old, shaft removed and new cutlass bearings replaced. All professionally serviced for worry free reliability.

The holding tanks and system was completely refurbished. There is absolutely NO boat odour, a sure sign of a well cared for boat.

Much loved by her current family, Alexi presents a wonderful opportunity for a summer of comfort, reliability and a lifetime of memories.

Contact: Stephen Prinselaar 021 447778. or email stevep@truenorthmarine.co.nz for more information.

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Launched: 1987
Model: Princess Redeemer
LOA: 13.2m
Beam: 4.1m
Draft; 1.2m
Hull Type: Monohull semi displacment
Construction: Fibreglass
Displacement: 8 tonne (this was the weight when lifted recently)
Transom: Walk through/duckboard etc

Engine model: Iveco 8361 SRM 10
Engine Hours: ~3900
Drive: Shaft
Prop: 4 blade
Max speed: 17 knots
Cruise speed: 10-12 knots
Fuel Capacity: 1000l
Fuel tank: Stainless x2
Economy: 17l/hr @ 10knots
Water vol: 650l
Tank material: Stainless


  • New turbo.
  • New cutlass bearing, shaft pulled and inspected.
  • Engine professionally serviced regularly.
  • Refurbished diesel tanks
  • Refurbished holding tanks and black water hoses.


  • 4burner stove
  • Oven


  • 1x12v fridge
  • 1x compressor fridge
  • 1x compressor freezer
  • Filter on kitchen water

Hot water:

  • Engine heated


  • Garmin multifunction display, 12” touchscreen gps, fish finder and depth sounder
  • Garmin Auto pilot
  • Reverse camera
  • 1kw transducer
  • 2x VHF


  • Cabins: 2
  • Berth: 7


  • Electric toilet
  • 100ltr holding tank
  • Shower


  • Refurbished master bed to Queen size
  • Custom Queen mattress fitted.

Additional Items included

General extras

General Interior/exterior:

  • Lift up flat screen TV
  • Clears/bimini – in good condition
  • Teak decks just refurbed
  • LED lighting
  • Remote spot light
  • 11.6hp bowthruster
  • Previous owner undertook an extensive refit, details available
Safety Equipment
  • Gas detector
  • 2x fire extinguishers
  • 3 bilge pumps with float switches
  • epirb
Ground Tackle & Tender

Winches: Lectric Anchor Winch

  • 2x Anchor lifts
  • 80m Chain
  • 100m other


  • 3m takacat
  • 8hp Mercury
  • Dingy Davits Duck Board clamps


*Important Information

Please Note:

*The information and specifications supplied here are believed to be correct to the best of our knowledge as provided by the current owner. Potential buyers are responsible for confirming the accuracy of this information. They should inspect the boat and have a professional survey completed.

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