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Clipper Marine Yacht Sales

Island Packet 420 - SOLD

Ben Nichols - +44 (0)1489 550583

2004 Island Packet 420 - SOLD



Name: 'Manakoora'
Builder: Island Packet Yachts
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Location: Swanwick, United Kingdom


LOA: 44'7" (13.59m)
Beam: 14.25 feet
Displacement: - -
Draft: 14.25 feet


Make / Fuel: Yanmar diesel
HP: 75.0
Cruising Speed: - -
Max Speed: - -


Fuel: 606 litre
Water: 946 litre
Holding: 227 litre

2004 Island Packet 420 - SOLD

2004 Island Packet 420 fitted with a Yanmar 4JH3TBE (75hp) diesel engine on shaft drive with circa 1,500 hours. "Mankoora" has been fastidiously maintained and has had just one owner from new. She comes complete with a great specification including Generator (new in 2018), Webasto heating, Bamer electric Furler for headsail, full cockpit enclosure and second cockpit tent for winter storage. A full suite of Raymarine navigation equipment including E80 at chart table and E7 (2016) in the cockpit. She has just been serviced in October 2020 and antifouled in September 2020. 

She is new to the market and reluctantly for sale as age is forcing the owner to move to power. 

Please contact Ben Nichols on 07825 747 652 or email to arrange a viewing 7 days a week in Swanwick Marina

Manufacturer Provided Description

The Island Packet 420 is the latest generation of Island Packet designs, and embodies a host of proven design and construction features that have evolved over years of boatbuilding experience and via feedback of thousands of owners. Representing a significant evolution from earlier models in this size range, the IP420 delivers the combination of seakeeping, safety, stability and speed coupled with the comfort, liveability, and value that makes Island Packet Yachts Americas Cruising Yacht Leader. The Island Packet 420 received the award for 'Best Full Size Cruiser' in the 2000 Boat Of The Year competition as conducted by Cruising World magazine.

Standard Equipment fitted

Hull Design / Lamination Technology

  • Exclusive, integrally molded Full Foil Keel® provides a combination of strength, stability, control, shallow water access, and passage making performance unrivaled by any other contemporary keel design, and helps protect both rudder and prop from debris and groundings

  • Integral one-piece hand-laminated hull and keel provides the strongest possible construction. Maximum impact resistance from 100% hand-laid, knitted fibreglass infused with a proprietary pressure-fed resin application system

  • Hull unified with molded interior structural grid for maximum strength

  • Gelcoat — PolyClad30 — specially formulated for superior protection against osmotic blistering (10 Year Limited Warranty). New formulation also provides superior gloss retention and high resist­ance to fading and crazing

  • Deck cored with PolyCore® - Island Packet's proprietary material virtually eliminates rot and delamination (10 Year Limited Warranty — an industry first and exclusive)

  • Deck attached to integrally molded hull flange with bolts, lock nuts, gasket & urethane adhesive sealant. Deck hardware backed with aluminium plates throughout. Extensive molding details for all deck hardware

  • Two-tone deck: low-glare light ivory with integrally molded low-glare tan diamond pattern slip-resistant surface

Rig / Sails

  • Sails: Roller furling main for the standard in-mast system, 110% roller furling high clew genoa in Quantum's® high modulus Dacron

  • Roller furling staysail in high modulus Dacron® with Hoyt® self-vanging boom for improved performance and superb adaptability

  • Genoa and staysail on Harken® furling systems

  • Mainsail gear, including halyard on mast, led to Lewmar® 30CST winch. Main sheet traveller w/4:1 control system led to cockpit. In-mast furling/outhaul lines, main sheet, and spare main halyard led to cockpit through stoppers to Lewmar® Ocean Series 44CST winch

  • Genoa halyard winch on mast - Lewmar® Ocean Series 30CST. Two genoa sheet winches — Lewmar® Ocean Series 54CST

  • Two secondary winches — Lewmar® Ocean Series 16CST

  • One staysail sheet winch — Lewmar® Ocean Series 16CST. Staysail halyard winch on mast — Lewmar® Ocean Series 8C

  • Mid-boom sheeting for unobstructed cockpit & dodger installations

  • Sail control lines accessible from the cockpit

  • Cockpit storage bins for all sail control lines

  • 10" chrome-plated lock-in winch handle

Cockpit / Deck

  • Integral swim/boarding platform with folding stainless steel swim/boarding ladder

  • Full length, ergonomically shaped cockpit seats, dual deep seat lockers, line storage bins in coamings, helm seat cushion and backrest, insulated storage bin, four harness padeyes

  • Lewmar® "Cobra" geared rack & pinion steering for superior reliability and control. Includes Ritchie® compass with custom Island Packet nav grid, s/s wheel, pedestal guard, provisions for remote autopilot installation, single lever engine control, hinged cockpit table. Emergency tiller with storage brackets in sail locker

  • Sliding companionway hatch with sea.hood and integral electronics pod for dealer/owner installed nav instruments. Latch inside, exterior hasp and lock. Integrally molded dodger mount on cabin top. Solid teak drop boards, centre drop board with safety glass port, board retaining pin

  • Wide side decks, full length s/s cabin top handrails and recessed' foredeck

  • Large anchor locker accessible from forward head, drain to bilge, large divided rode bins with hooks for lines/fenders/gear, and Starboard® shelf to direct chain and rode aft

  • Wide integral bow platform w/exclusive IP designed and patented SeaSafe® anchor rollers for fully captive, low chafe chain/rode guides, quick anchor deployment and secure storage

  • Double lifelines and s/s bow & stern rails, stainless steel flagstaff and holder

  • Stern gate with quick release hook, integral stern rail seats

  • Four 12" mooring cleats, two 10" spring line cleats, chocks and flush mount chafe guard

  • High impact vinyl rub rail with s/s striker

  • Exterior teak treated with Sikkens Cetol®


  • Fifteen opening ports w/screens — polished stainless steel, safety glass. Eight deck hatches. Three Dorade style vents with screens and plugs
  • Select teak hardwoods and veneers for bulkheads, cabinetry and trim. Louvred cabin and locker doors, extensive radius corner detailing, cedar-lined lockers and drawers
  • Furniture quality satin gloss varnish applied to all interior wood surfaces in a multi-coat process
  • Molded fibreglass headliner with a textured finish, teak trim
  • Main saloon with full-length settees, multi-density cushions covered in premium designer upholstery, large storage areas behind and under both settees. Starboard settee converts to double bunk, chart stowage drawer under the starboard settee. Cedar-lined hanging locker w/shelf above. Large drop-leaf table folds against bulkhead rack (w/bottle stowage) for open saloon. Chrome-plated halogen cabin sidelights with individual dimmers. Varnished solid teak and oak sole. Overhead hatches. numerous opening ports, two deck vents and overhead handrails
  • Forward stateroom with privacy doors to saloon and head compartment. Large offset double berth with teak shelves outboard, stowage lockers and cedar-lined drawers under. Aft end of bunk lifts on gas support struts to reveal large blanket tray. Chrome-plated cabin sidelights w/individual dimmers. Large cedar-lined hanging locker with interior shelf, teak bureau, dressing seat. Four opening ports, two overhead hatches, two deck vents. Varnished solid teak and oak sole
  • Forward head with separate shower stall with a folding acrylic door, molded seat, electric sump pump. Vanity with Corian® countertop and s/s sink, wrap-around Corian® backrest for head, storage cabinets above and below, opening port and overhead hatch
  • Aft stateroom with privacy doors to main saloon and head compartment. Large double berth with teak shelf outboard, stowage lockers under. Chrome-plated cabin sidelights w/individual dimmers. Generous cedar-lined hanging locker, bureau with shelf over, two opening ports, overhead hatch. Varnished solid teak and oak sole
  • Aft head with shower, curtain on overhead track, teak seat, electric sump pump. Wrap around vanity with Corian® countertop and s/s sink, wrap around Corian® backrest for head, storage cabinets, opening port and overhead hatch. Door conveniently located near companionway in main saloon plus additional door for private access from aft stateroom
  • Navigation station — large varnished table w/inlay, storage tray, generous nav/electronics panel with master A-C/D-C electrical panels, extra panel space for a variety of owner installed equipment, storage bin, UltraleatherTM covered swing out swivel seat with electric control
  • Galley features large wrap around design, Corian® countertops with integral sea rails on all edges. Icebox with double gasketed lid, gas support struts and latch. Electric drain pump, removable divider, light, pre-wired and engineered for dealer/owner installation of refrigerator/freezer systems, dry storage drawers under. Gimballed 3-burner Force 10® LPG stove w/oven - deluxe safety type with stainless steel, sealed burner top, lift-off cover, stainless steel guard rail w/harness hooks. Pot and pan storage under. Microwave, deep double s/s sink, hot & cold pressure water tap, manual fresh water pump, retractable spray unit, slide out trash bin, teak dish racks & cutlery drawers, opening port, overhead hatch
  • Courtesy/night lights with switch by companionway * Numerous chrome-plated halogen cabin sidelights with individual dimmers * Dome lights in cockpit lazarettes, anchor locker, icebox, engine room, and bilge
  • All interior cushions of upholstery grade, dual density foam covered in choice of premium designer fabrics
  • Removable solid teak companionway ladder with teak treads; engine access from all sides
  • Teak grate located at base of ladder lifts out to reveal dust tray, tray lifts for bilge access with light
  • Storage rack for companionway drop boards
  • Diamond pattern slip resistant sole in galley, heads and companionway area

Mechanical / Electrical / Plumbing 

  • 75 HP Yanmar® 4JH3TBE turbo diesel - four cylinder, fresh water cooled, rubber isolation mounts on reinforced fibreglass bed with integral oil pan, mechanical fuel pump, high output Balmar® 110 amp alternator with Digital Duo-Charge® controller. 3 blade fixed prop, Racor® fuel filter with water separator mounted to access door in galley. Jacketed fuel lines with swedged and threaded ends. auxiliary electric fuel pump w/momentary.switch for bleeding lines, bronze intake strainer
  • Extensive sound control - premium lead-lined insulation, gasketed doors
  • Five maintenance-free, 12 volt AGM batteries: four for house and one dedicated engine start. Momentary parallel switch in cockpit for emergency starting
  • UL® approved marine pre-tinned 600V colour-coded and numbered wiring throughout
  • Deluxe electrical panel with battery switch, gauges and breakers for D-C & A-C systems, battery test system, indicator lights. Electric pump, LPG, and battery charger controls
  • Two 16 amp, 240V A-C dockside power systems through-two UL® listed Charles® C-Power marine isolation transformers for added safety and flexibility. Inlet breakers, one 50' shore power cord, numerous interior outlets w/RCD protection
  • Charles® 5000 series 40 amp converter/battery charger --, three stage, temperature compensating, UL® approved
  • Recessed cockpit instrument panel with tachometer, hour meter, and engine monitoring system; acrylic cover
  • Electrical D-C grounding system for rig and underwater metals
  • Pressure water system w/hot & cold water service in galley and heads. UL® approved eleven gallon water heater with engine heat exchanger. Insulated hot water hoses throughout. Dedicated shower and icebox drain pumps w/strainers
  • LPG stove system with self-draining storage compartment, remote solenoid, dual safety shutoffs and gauge
  • Fuel, water and holding tanks below cabin sole maximize storage and stability and minimize trim changes with varying fluid levels
  • Fuel, water and waste tanks constructed of welded, baffled, heavy wall marine-grade aluminum (5052-H32). Fuel tank with shut off valve and pre-plumbed for additional pick up/return for deal-er/owner installed generator or heater system. Holding tank with sealed interior. Tank-mounted gauges for fuel and water tanks
  • Heavy duty Rule® 3700 electric bilge pump with auto control and premium, UL® approved Ultimate® magnetic reed float switch UL® approved bronze, thru-bolted, flanged seacocks on all thru-hulls below the waterline, ball valves on thru-hulls in boot stripe
  • Masthead anchor light, foredeck/steaming light and nav lights. Mast pre-wired for VHF antenna cable
  • Pre-wired: anchor windlass and bow thruster cables, fan and speaker wires throughout the interior, refrigeration wire. Messengers pre-run throughout the yacht for additional wiring and electronic installation tasks

Extras fitted to Manakoora

  • Electric anchor windlass
  • 6hp Bow thruster
  • Electric macerator pump
  • S/S Dorades with vents
  • Sprayhood with handrails
  • Full cockpit enclosure
  • Full cockpit tent for winter storage
  • Hawk wind aerial
  • Tri-white at masthead
  • Shower tray for forward cabin
  • Hull anode bonding system
  • Fridge and freezer box
  • Raymarine E80 GPS/Plotter in the saloon at chart table
  • Raymarine E7 GPS/Plotter in cockpit
  • Raymarine radar
  • See-Me active radar reflector
  • Man Overboard System
  • iCom 603 VHF (upper and lower station sockets) featuring loudhailer and automatic fog horn function 
  • Webasto heating system
  • Bamer electric furler for headsail
  • Main sail replaced in 2016
  • Paguro 2KW generator (new 2018)


Clipper Marine offer 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.