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J Boats - J/122

Lightly used and fully equipped example of these great looking, stable and versatile cruiser / racers with head turning performance. As well as being one of the most successful 40’ IRC yachts of her generation, the J/122’s configuration has proven immensely popular with the double handed / cruising fraternity. 


  • Length overall: 40’0” (12.19 M)
  • Waterline length: 34’7” (10.55 M)
  • Beam: 11’9” (3.63 M)
  • Draft (cast iron fin keel with lead bulb): 7’3” (2.20 M)
  • Displacement: 6800 Kg


  • Diesel (aluminium tank): 28 Gal (130 Lt)
  • Fresh water: 38 Gal (172 Lt)

Mechanical and electrical

  • 40 hp Volvo Penta D2-40 diesel engine with saildrive and 2 blade folding propeller
  • Full Volvo Penta instrumentation and single lever control
  • Lewmar wheel steering with self-aligning performance rudder bearings and emergency tiller
  • 12 volt electrical system (2 x 80 Ah domestic batteries and 1 x 70 Ah engine battery) with engine 115 Ah alternator, distribution panel, isolator switches and console socket
  • 230 volt shore supply with cabin sockets and Cristic battery charger
  • Automatic electric bilge pump
  • Pressurized hot and cold fresh water system (calorifier / immersion)
  • Holding tank
  • Eberspacher cabin heating
  • Fusion MS-IP600 marine stereo with cabin and cockpit speakers

Spars and rigging

  • Hall Spars carbon fibre keel stepped mast with double swept back spreaders and adjustable mast step
  • Sparcraft Grand Prix aluminium racing boom with Holt Nautos solid vang
  • Carbon fibre retracting bow sprit
  • Discontinuous s/s rod standing rigging with Sailtec hydraulic backstay adjuster and Harken jib furling system (below deck furling drum)
  • High performance braid running rigging
  • Harken deck gear including mainsheet traveller and adjustable jib tracks
  • Harken 50ST 2 speed primary winches (2)
  • Harken 46ST 2 speed secondary / spinnaker winches (2)
  • Harken 46ST 2 speed halyard / reef line winches (2) with Antal clutches (8) on coachroof
  • Boom cover

Sail wardrobe (North Sails 3DL)

  • Slab reefing mainsail with Antal track system
  • Heavy no. 1 genoa
  • Medium no. 1 genoa
  • No. 4 jib
  • Code 1 jib
  • Storm jib
  • Trisail
  • A0, A1.5, A2, A3 and A4 asymmetric spinnakers

Navigation equipment

  • Garmin GPSMap 4010 chartplotter with cockpit repeater
  • Navicom RT-650 DSC VHF radio with cockpit speaker and Hawk masthead antenna
  • Raymarine ST6002 autopilot
  • Tacktick MN100-2 wireless multifunction displays (speed / depth / wind etc) in cockpit (2) with Micronet Maxi multifunction displays on mast (3) and Micronet remote display
  • Silva pedestal compass
  • LED navigation lights including chart table, steaming and masthead tricolour / anchor lights

Accommodation (3 cabin layout)

  • Spacious satin mahogany interior with accommodation for up to 8 crew in 4 cabins including saloon
  • Forward cabin with V berth and deck hatch
  • Separate heads compartment with Jabsco marine toilet, wash hand / shower and direct access to forward cabin
  • Open plan saloon with large full width dinette arrangement forward (2 settee berths with lee cloths)
  • “L” shaped galley to starboard with gimballed 2 burner gas cooker / oven,  2 x s/s sinks, top loading chest fridge and waste bin
  • Chart table opposite
  • Twin aft cabins with large double berths
  • Overhead deck / ventilation hatches and opening port lights in all cabins provide adequate ventilation
  • Companionway steps up to large well laid out self-draining cockpit with good access to side decks
  • Good stowage throughout yacht including hanging lockers in fore / aft cabins, cockpit lockers (2) and removable transom locker


  • Waveco inflatable tender with 2.3 hp Honda 4 stroke outboard motor
  • 6 man Ocean Safety liferaft in valise (requires servicing)
  • Trem Security Rope rescue line
  • Lifebelt with light
  • Sprayhood
  • Wheel / pedestal cover
  • Portable s/s boarding ladder
  • Manual fire extinguishers (2)
  • Whale manual bilge pump
  • Fire Blanket
  • First Aid kit
  • Flare pack
  • Fortress kedge anchor with chain and warp
  • Warps and fenders


In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.

Category:Sailing Boats
Manufacturer:J Boats
Mooring Country:United Kingdom
Year built:2012
Sales status:Sold
Length:12.19 m/40 ft
KW:40.0 hp
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