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Southerly 420

This is a unique opportunity to purchase the first ever Southerly 420 centre cockpit yacht built by Northshore Yachts in 2012. Originally built for the owner as a family cruising yacht this spacious vessel can be easily sailed by two whilst accomodating up to 6 people in comfort

Manufacturer Provided Description

Outstanding sailing performance with easy handling, centre cockpit, spacious interior with luxurious accommodation. Rob Humpheys, Designer.


  • Custom B&G system
  • Helm: Zeus 8" multi function display upgraded 2015, autopilot keypad, wireless VHF handset.
  • Mast: 3 x 2020 HVision diplays fitted on mast bracket, 4G scanner on mast bracket.
  • Chart Table: Zeus 12" multifunction display upgraded 2015, RS25 VHF system with alpha fist mic.
  • Companionway: 3 x B&G cruising instruments
  • Misc: AC42 computer, RC42 Rate gyro fluxgate compass. Clas-B AIS system, ZG50 GPS antenna, Lewmat 12V autopilot drive unit.
  • Furuno navtex NX300 with antenna
  • SeaMe radar enhancer
  • Echomax radar reflector


  • Yanmar 4JH5E 53 hp 39.6kW 4 cylinder, fresh water cooled, diesel engine
  • Reduction/reverse gear
  • 80 amp alternator
  • GRP stern tube with water lubricated stern gland
  • Stainless steel propeller shaft
  • Bronze three bladed MaxProp propeller
  • Substantial skeg fitted on centreline to protect propeller and rudders when yacht is dried out.
  • Non metallic fuel tanks - capacity 305 litres/67 gallons, with sediment trap, selector manifold and line filter
  • Non metallic water strainer with removable filter
  • 12 volt electric ventilator
  • Dedicated sound deadened engine compartment with access panels from aft heads compartment and aft cabin for maintenance


  • Pressurised hot and cold water system
  • Mixer tap to galley sink
  • Foot pump to galley
  • Mixer tap in heads compartments
  • Non-metallic fresh water tanks - total capacity 485 litres/106 gallons
  • Electric pressure pump
  • Accumulator tank
  • Hot water provided by engine calorifier unit
  • Electric sump pumps to shower trays
  • One manual bilge pump
  • One electric submersible bilge pump


  • Semi-balanced twin rudders
  • Single 40’’ stainless steel cockpit wheel
  • Mamba steering system and cockpit pedestal
  • Single lever engine control
  • Emergency steering system
  • 6 inch main steering compass


  • Selden fractional rig
  • Double swept back spreaders
  • Selden anodised aluminium spars, finished in silver
  • Internal halyards
  • 1x19 stainless steel wire standing rigging with swage toggle-fork chrome bronze rigging screws
  • Backstay with manual tensioner
  • Self tacking foresail
  • Furlex headsail reefing system
  • Single line reefing led aft to cockpit for mainsail
  • Solid kicker with control line led to cockpit
  • Gas strut upgrade
  • Main halyard
  • Topping lift
  • Kicker, jib sheet, main halyard, topping lift, main outhaul and 3 reefs lead aft
  • Jib halyard at mast
  • New spinnaker halyard 2016
  • Burgee and signal halyards
  • Lewmar size 30 winch on mast
  • Mainsheet led forward to port & starboard cockpit coaming winches


  • Norlam XPsails
  • UV protection strip to foresail
  • Mainsail with four battens and mast sliders
  • New stack pack Mainsail cover
  • Fully battened mainsail system with roller bearing cars
  • Large Genoa


  • Centre cockpit
  • Self draining
  • Laid teak to cockpit seats
  • Laid teak to cockpit sole
  • Cockpit table on forward side of pedestal
  • Good access aft for boarding from the transom
  • Telescopic stern boarding ladder
  • Cave locker in port seat backrest
  • Gas bottle locker in starboard seat
  • Liferaft / fender stowage in cockpit locker to port
  • Perspex sliding hatch, vertically sliding weatherboards with self draining housing
  • Instrument panel above hatchway
  • Two winch handle pockets
  • Two safety harness eyes
  • New cockpit cushions 2013
  • New spray hood
  • New wheel and instrument cover


  • Teak ring deck and foredeck above forward cabin
  • Mooring cleats forward and aft mounted on bulwark
  • Spring cleats amidships with stainless steel chafe guards
  • Stainless steel stemhead fitting with twin bow rollers
  • GRP foredeck locker
  • Electric anchor windlass ,Quick Antares
  • Stainless steel pulpit incorporating navigation light brackets
  • Stainless steel stanchions and guardwires with gates port and starboard
  • Stainless steel pushpit incorporating stern gate, navigation light bracket and ensign socket
  • Fuel and water deck fillers
  • Self tacking foresail track with sheet to cockpit
  • Turning blocks to take reefing lines
  • Mainsheet track with control lines aft of cockpit (new track 2016)
  • Genoa tracks and additional 50 ST winches
  • Four rope clutches to port and five to starboard, for running rigging
  • Two Lewmar 46ST winches at companionway
  • Two Lewmar 46ST winches for mainsheet on aft cockpit coaming
  • Stainless steel grab handles on either side of coachroof
  • Windscreen
  • Cushioned seatbacks to transom seats
  • Bimini
  • Cockpit tent
  • 6 man Liferaft
  • Liferaft cover
  • 2.4m Zodiac RIB with 8hp outboard
  • Simpson LSD75 davits
  • Outboard crane
  • Jonbuoy MOB
  • Rope Bags
  • 20kg Delta anchor
  • 50 metres of chain
  • 30 metres of warp
  • Two fire extinguishers
  • One fire blanket


  • Four opening deck hatches, size 60, over forecabin and aft cabin, size 10 over forward toilet compartment and forward cabin
  • Glazed opening port in aft cabin coachroof port and starboard
  • Fixed port in aft face of aft cabin coachroof
  • Glazed opening port in aft heads and galley in coachroof sides
  • Fixed ventilator on deck serving heads and saloon
  • Perspex main companionway hatch
  • Pilot house windows and hull ports are toughened glass, bonded into recesses in GRP mouldings
  • Forward outboard window panels of main coachroof are opening


Interior joinery is finished in solid teak and marine faced quality plywood. Linings are fabric covered plywood or GRP as appropriate. Cabin soles are teak V-groove. The main saloon and aft cabin are upholstered in Futura Leather, Birch Corn, with the mastr cabin birth being fitted with 7" sprung mattresses.


  • There are a total of five berths with two in the forecabin, two in the aft cabin and one in the saloon.
  • Twin stainless steel sinks
  • Corian type worktop, Tempest Radiance
  • Pressurised hot and cold water
  • Stainless steel guard rail at cooker
  • Front loading stainless steel refrigerator
  • Top loading freezer
  • Fully gimballed gas cooker with three burners, grill and oven (fail-safe devices on all burners) and electronic gas control
  • 240V Microwave
  • Gas cut off tap
  • Ample storage for crockery and cutlery
  • Cupboards
  • Opening ports to cockpit (2) and side deck (1)
  • Fixed hull port
  • Overhead lighting
  • Seating for eight people
  • Excellent visibility through side and forward windows in coachroof
  • Two forward opening windows
  • Table with folding leaves
  • Stowage lockers port and starboard
  • Bookshelf to port and starboard
  • Slide out berth to port
  • Overhead lighting
  • Fixed hull ports
  • Triple hull ports to port and starboard
  • Concertina blinds to pilot house windows
  • 26" screen TV - Self lifting mechanism behind port side seating
  • Chart table to starboard
  • Seat with storage under
  • Drawers under chart table
  • Instrument console forward of chart table
  • Chart stowage under hinged lid
  • Stowage outboard
  • Overhead light
  • Chart light
  • Main switch panel
  • Battery master switches
  • Wet locker inboard under companionway
  • Large centreline double berth with storage underneath
  • Upholstered seats port & starboard
  • Large hanging locker
  • Bureau with storage space for laptop
  • Shelves port and starboard
  • Three opening portlights
  • Opening hatch
  • One fixed portlight
  • Overhead lighting
  • Two reading lights
  • 18" TV - Bulkhead mounted
  • Concertina blinds
  • Access to steering gear
  • Electric marine w.c.
  • Washbasin with Corian type surround
  • Hot and cold pressurised water
  • Electric shower pump
  • Grating to shower tray
  • Lockers
  • Mirror
  • Glass holder
  • Fixed portlight
  • Opening portlight
  • Access to engine compartment
  • Optional separate shower compartment
  • ‘V' berth, two long single berths
  • Additional single bunk fitted above starboard side V berth
  • Infill to convert to a double
  • Storage under bunks
  • Hanging locker
  • Two overhead lockers
  • Two full length shelves
  • Two fixed portlights
  • Two opening hatches
  • Overhead lighting
  • Two reading lights
  • Blinds
  • Manual marine w.c.
  • Washbasin with Corian type surround
  • Hot and cold pressurised water
  • Separate shower with seat and perspex door
  • Grating to shower tray
  • Electric shower pump
  • Opening hatch
  • Fixed portlight
  • Lockers
  • Mirror
  • Glass holder


  • LED lighting throughout interior
  • LED Navigation lights
  • Eberspacher marine heating to all cabins and wet locker
  • 3 Zone Sonos entertainment system for saloon, aft master cabin and cockpit
  • Copper coat
  • Ultrasonic antifouling
  • Winches serviced annually
  • Engine service by Cutler Marine, annually each March
  • Hull and topsides professionally polished annually
  • New keel pennant fitted 2014


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.


  • Southerly Brokerage & Service


Model: Southerly 420
Model Year: 2012
Tax Status: Paid
Location: Hayling Island, UK
Boat Ref: 5045922
Status: Available
Price: £425,000


LOA: 12.9m (42'2")
LWL: 11.4m (37'6")
Beam: 4.0m (13'3")
Keel Type: Lifting Keel
Draft Min: 0.8m (2'9")
Draft Max: 2.7m (8'11")


Make: Yanmar
Model: 4JH5
Fuel: diesel
Power: 39.7kW (54 hp)
Propeller: 3 Blade, Bronze, Folding