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1977 Gibson 42 For Sale

$44,400
Stock #208381 -
Available
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$44,400

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Boat Details

Year:
1977
Type:
Power
Brand:
Gibson
Category:
Houseboats/House
Model:
42
Length (LOA):
42'
Beam:
12'
Draft:
39"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
208381
Location:
Mobridge, South Dakota
(near Bismarck, ND)
Status:
Available
Generator:
Yes
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Reason for Selling:
No longer using the boat
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1977
Brand:
Mercruiser
Model:
351 Cleveland
Size (each):
255 hp
Hours:
--
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Completely remodeled! Everything replaced!"

1977 Gibson 42 Houseboat

This classic Gibson has been lovingly maintained and now prepped for the new owners! Will that be you?

Why not take advantage of this great opportunity to set up your new vacation "home on the water". You know your family will love you!

A real memory m...more

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1977 Gibson 42 House in Mobridge, South Dakota

Stock #208381

1977 Gibson 42 Houseboat

This classic Gibson has been lovingly maintained and now prepped for the new owners! Will that be you?

Why not take advantage of this great opportunity to set up your new vacation "home on the water". You know your family will love you!

A real memory maker for the extended family and friends.

This would also be great to rent out on AirBnB! Its a novel experience for people who enjoy travel.

Comfy main salon with 360 views of the water.

Generous galley and plenty of storage.

Single head with pump out.

GENSET is a Generac 7500KW modified with exhaust out the back and fans to circulate air in the engine area mounted


For over 40 years, Gibson Boats produced a hybrid cross between a houseboat and a cabin cruiser and thanks to the Cawthornes from South Dakota, the Gibson tradition and boating legacy will live on.

Information On Condition

1977 Gibson 42 - classic old school houseboat with a lot of life left in her.

The boat has been restored and so you can be assured you'll have a solid boat to enjoy.

"Completely renovated 42 foot houseboat, Almost everything gone through and replaced with new.
Twin engines run nice, excellent boat, I shrink wrap it to protect it every year" per Seller

Approximate boat location: Mobridge, South Dakota

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Basic Details
Year:
1977
Type:
Power
Brand:
Gibson
Category:
Houseboats/House
Model:
42
Length (LOA):
42'
Hours:
--
Stock #:
208381
Location:
Mobridge, South Dakota
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1977
Brand:
Mercruiser
Model:
351 Cleveland
Size (each):
255 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
185 gals
Cruising Speed:
10 mph
Config.:
Inboard
Bilge Pump:
Carbureted:
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
Two
Shift Cables:
Recent
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
42'
Beam:
12'
Max. Draft:
39"
Bridge Clearance:
12' 6"
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
Navigation Lights:
Deck Features
Upper Deck:
Bimini:
Two
Deck Painted:
Recent
Deck Painted:
Recent
ElectricalElec. Components
12 V DC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Deck Lighting:
Horn:
Accommodations & Passengers
Water Capacity:
150 gals
Waste Capacity:
25 gals
Generator:
Yes
(Generac 7500 KW)
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Carpet:
Countertops:
Curtains:
Head:
Stove / Oven:
Sofa:
Refrigerator:
RV Model
Interior Painted:
Recent
Interior Painted:
Recent
LED Lighting:
Recent
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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