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2013 Marlow-Hunter M-H 40

Kilmarnock, Virginia


Asking Price:  $172,000

  •  Lightly used; very sharp
  • Extensive "Marlow-package" upgrades
  • Two private stateroom; electric heads
  • 2-zone AC/heat
  • Extensive Raymarine electroncs

Coastal Cruiser, Bay Cruiser or Recreational Club Racer, this exceptional 2013 Marlow-Hunter 40 is a beautiful super clean yacht.  She is NOT an ex-charter boat, just a lightly used yacht.  A discerning buyer will immediately recognize this fabulous opportunity. 

She has had 2 owners with the current owner having purchased the M-H 40 in 2015.  The deck, cockpit and interior cabins have been beautifully maintained.  Very low engine hours (325 hrs), the yacht has the "Marlow" upgrades of solid teak down below making for a beautiful interior, Bose sound system, DVD, CD and all Raymarine electronics. 

This is an exceptional yacht at an exceptional price with a motivated seller waiting for a motivated buyer!


Neptune Yacht Sales and Services is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Crusader Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $172,000
Boat Name: Festina Lente
Make: Marlow-Hunter
Model: M-H 40
Year: 2013
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Marlow-Hunter
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: MHL40107B313
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Other


Length: 40 ft / 12.19 m
Length Overall: 41'3 ft / 12.57 m
Waterline Length: 36 ft / 10.97 m
Beam: 13'2 ft / 4.01 m
Max Draft: 5'2 ft / 1.58 m
Min Draft: 5.17 ft
Displacement: 19,700 lb
Bridge Clearance: 65'1 ft / 19.84 m
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Dry Weight: 19,700 lb
Ballast: 6,027 lb
Electrical Circuit: 12 V
Single Berths: 1
Double Berths: 3
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH5KM
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 54hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
  • Year: 2013
Cruising Speed: 7 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 50 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 90 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 40 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Sail
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Sloop, Racers and Cruisers

  • 2 Staterooms - Fore and Aft:  7 People
  • Center Line Berths
  • Seating in both Staterooms
  • Hanging Lockers - 1 Cedar Lined
  • Solid Teak Floors and Hull Liners
  • Main Salon:
  • New (August 2020) Ivory Dura Leather "U" Designed Settee with Drop Down Table for conversion to Double Berth.
  • Opposite Side Settee with conversion to a Singe Berth
  • Tan Dura Leather Settee Seating 
  • Flat Screen TV mounted on forward bulkhead w/ CD, DVD player
  • Opening Over Hatches
  • Solid Teak Floors and Hull Liners
  • Heads:  Fore and Aft
  • 2 Electric Jabsco Toilets
  • AC/DC Outlets
  • Corian Vanity Tops
  • Folding Seats
  • Each head has a Hot/Cold Shower
  • Forward head has a Frosted Glass Shower Door & Shower Curtain
  • Aft  Head has Partial wall with Shower Curtain
  • Opening Ports  

Galley: "L" Designed 

  • AC/DC Outlets
  • Force 10 Gimballed 2 Burner Stove Top /w Oven
  • Double SS Sink/Pressure Hot/Cold Water
  • Corian Counter Tops with Sink Covers for extended counter space
  • Back Splash
  • Counter Top Waste Access
  • SS Handrails/Retaining Harness Bars
  • 2 Refrigerator/Freezer Under Counter
  • Lots of Cabinet/Drawer Space with Easy Access Behind Counter Top
  • With Lighted Dish Rack section
  • Opening Ports
  • Solid Teak Floors and cabinets


  • An all Raymarine System including Autopilot, Chartplotter, i70 Multidata displays at helm stations and companion way arch. 
  • ICOM VHF w/ Command Remote Microphone in Cockpit
  • Bose Sound System w/ Cockpit Speakers/CD Player/DVD Player
  • AC/12 Volt DC Electric Panels
  • Magnum Extreme Inverter
  • Battery Charger
  • 2 Zone 24,000 BTU Air Conditioner
  • House/Engine Battery Compartments and Switch
  • Bilge Pumps/High Water
  • 2 30 amp Shore Power w/ Cables
  • Electric Windless with Remote 
  • Pressurized Hot/Cold Water System




  • Upgraded 54 HP Yanmar Diesel with Easy Access
  • 325 Hours 
  • 50 Gallon Tank
  • Cruising Speed of 7-8 knots
  • 3 Bladed Prop
  • Fire Suppression 


  • Dual Helm Station with Leather Covered Wheels
  • Centerline Instrument Pod with Teak Fold Down Cockpit Table and Drink Holders
  • Instrument POD/Table Cover
  • SS Stern Rail Seating w/ Teak Seats
  • 2 Lewmar Self-tailing #46 Cockpit Winches 
  • 2 Lewmar Self-Tailing #40 Cabin Top Winches
  • Halyard Stowing Wells
  • SS Cockpit Arch w/ Main Traveler and Bimini Frame
  • Dodger with Connector to Bimini
  • Shower Station
  • Drop Down-Walk Through Transom w/ Swim Platform
  • Storage Lockers and Propane Locker
  • Cockpit Cushions - White with Blue Trim




  • Stern Railing
  • SS Hand Rails on Dodger
  • Cabin Top SS Hand Rails
  • Dorade Vents on Cabin Top
  • Opening Hatches on Cabin Top for Galley, Main Salon, Heads
  • Anchor Roller - Plow Anchor
  • Lewmar Windless and well
  • SS Bow Pulpit
  • Double Lifelines with 2 gates
  • Molded Non-Skid
  • SS Rails at Main Companion Way
  • Shoal Draft Keel
Sails and Rigging

Sails and Rigging:

  • Seldon Spars and Vang
  • In-Mast Furling Mainsail 
  • B&R Fractional Rig Design
  • Swept Aft Double Spreaders
  • Furlex 200 S Roller Reefing
  • Doyle Main Sail and 110% Headsail
  • Recessed Halyards Lead to Cockpit with Cabin Top Stoppers




Potential purchasers should assume that any items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Engine hours are approximate, may be reported verbally by the seller, and are recorded at the time and date of the original listing of this vessel. Owner's use during the time of this listing may affect the total engine hours upon a prospective buyer's inspection. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his/her agents or his/her surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes or withdrawal from market without notice.

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