1996 Catalina 400 40′


Name: Symphony
Fuel: Diesel
Year: 1996
Cond: Used
Name: Symphony
Length: 40
Boat Type: Sail
Condition: Used
Hull Material: Fiberglass

This might be the nicest Catalina on the market. If you are looking to cruise in style and comfort this just might be your next boat. Heavily upgraded an incredibly well maintained by original owner. 100% freshwater use and always stored in indoor heated storage facility. Cavernous 2 cabin 2 head layout with beautiful trim.  with gray synthetic cockpit decking added recently, Marine Tides Dutchman sail handling system, electric winch for main halyard. Side Power bow thruster, the equipment list goes on and on! Available to be seen by appointment with listing agent.


Large aft cabin sleeps 2, convertible u-shaped dinette sleeps 2, and spacious forward cabin sleeps 2. This Catalina 400 can accommodate 6-8 owners and guests. Also features 2 heads w/showers.

Entering this vessel, behind the companionway steps to port is the large aft cabin w/2 hanging lockers. Next to the companionway steps to port is the private aft head w/shower, opposite you will have the very spacious galley. The sit-down nav station is to port, with a single settee next to it. Opposite is the convertible u-shaped dinette. Moving forward you will come to the private head w/shower, with a hanging locker opposite to starboard and  the spacious forward cabin.

12 Volt fans in all cabins and salon

Master Cabin

  • Large centerline double berth
  • Twin hanging lockers
  • Abundant storage
  • Private aft head access with shower stall and electric head
  • 12V fans

Guest Cabin – FWD

  • Large v-berth
  • Private head w/shower stall and electric head
  • Sink with storage below
  • Separate shower sump
  • 12V fan
  • Custom mattress

Main Salon

The salon features a beautiful varnished teak and holly cabin sole. Also features several opening hatches & ports for plenty of ventilation and lighting. This really creates an atmosphere of luxury!

  • 6’4 head room
  • Large u-shaped dinette
  • Convertible table that lowers to make double berth
  • Single settee to port
  • Custom interior upholstery
  • Ample storage/shelving
  • Cabin hatch Zacor shades and screens. All opening hatches and ports have screens
  • Flat screen television mounted on forward bulkhead with ROKU, VCR and antenna
  • Sound bar for television surround sound


The aft head features a vanity, medicine chest, and shower stall. The head forward features a vanity counter, medicine chest, and shower pan.

  • Both heads are Jabsco  electric flush
  • Electric vents
  • Shower sumps


This Catalina features a spacious and well equipped, u-shaped galley.

  • Separate refrigerator & freezer, each with independent compressors and compressor cooling units
  • Double stainless steel sinks
  • Hot/cold pressure water system
  • 3-burner, propane stove w/oven
  • Built-in microwave oven
  • Custom composite countertops
  • Ample storage
  • Excellent LED lighting
  • Glass and dinnerware rack over prep area

Deck Equipment

  • Stainless steel handrails
  • Stainless steel pulpit and pushpit
  • Stainless steel stanchions w/coated lifelines
  • Anchor locker
  • Dual stainless steel anchor rollers
  • Anchor- Bruce 33lb plow
  • Light grey, contrasting, non-skid, aluminum toe rail
  • Electric anchor windlass with chain and rode
  • Foot switches for windlass
  • 6 Stainless steel mooring cleats
  • 6 opening deck hatches with screens and shades
  • 8 opening ports with screens
  • Non skid walking surfaces
  • Canvas Wheel covers and cockpit covers (1 year old)
  • Custom saloon style teak companionway doors (std drop in leaves also present)
  • Screen for companionway door.
  • Custom cockpit cushions.

Cockpit and transom

The large aft cockpit features twin wheels for safety, visibility and walk-thru stern access. The large table & comfortable seating makes the cockpit a great place to relax, and gather with guests.

  • Custom cockpit cushions
  • Hot/cold transom shower
  • Cockpit table w/leaves
  • Swim platform with 5 step, fold up, stainless steel ladder
  • 2 stern rail perch seats
  • Synthetic decking with custom lettering (lettering can be changed)
  • Dual helms with Edson leather wrapped wheels
  • Port and starboard lazerettes
  • Manual bilge pump at port helm
  • Shorepower connections (port side transom)
  • Shorewater connection with quick connect (port side transom)
  • Phone and cable TV connectors (port side transom)
  • Propane locker on transom (stb side)
  • Storage locker on port side of transom
  • Stern light on pushpit railing
  • Outboard engine mount – teak
  • Padded lifeling covers at stern perch chairs and transom
  • Dodger with frame and canvas

Sails & Rigging

  • Dacron mainsail w/Tides Marine Dutchman system- reshaped and sewn 2021
  • Dacron 155% furling genoa w/U.V. protection – reshaped and sewn 2021
  • Schaefer furling system
  • Double spreader masthead rig
  • Hydraulic boom vang
  • Mainsheet w/traveler
  • Self-tailing winches
  • Sail track on deck
  • 1 Electric Lewmar 40 winch for main halyard
  • 1 Lewmar 40 ST winch
  • 2 Lewmar 58 ST primary winches
  • All winches lubed and maintained yearly
  • 10 clutches on cabin top
  • Running rigging leads to cockpit
  • Garhaur jib sheet adjusters
  • Stainless steel wire standing rigging
  • Aluminum spars
  • 2 pennant halyards

  • Cruisair AC systems- forward unit is 12K BTU and aft unit is 8K BTU. Units operate on individually dedicated pumps
  • PYI Feathering Prop
  • PYI dripless shaft seal
  • PYI vibration dampener
  • Edson steering system
  • Engine shifter/throttle and kill switch at stb helm
  • Side Power 8KW bow thruster with control at stb helm and remote
  • Fresh water cooling system
  • Sea water strainer
  • Fully instrumented engine panel
  • Emergency tiller
  • 2 Electric Jabsco Marine heads w/holding tanks
  • Macerator pumps for overboard
  • Manual & electric bilge pumps
  • High water bilge pump with alarm at galley
  • Refrigerator and Freezer run on independent compressors. Compressors have independent cooling systems.
  • Fuel and water tank gages
  • High water alarm
  • Engine oil electric drain pump
  • Oil, oil filters, and fuel filters changed November 2022
  • Tank Watch waste holding tank and water monitoring system

Electronics & Navigation

  • Garmin GPS at helm with connectivity to AP
  • Raymarine Wind, Speed, and Depth instruments
  • Raymarine ST6000 AP with remote
  • Raymarine Radar with head units at helm and nav station
  • PC Navigation software
  • VHF radio at nav station with remote microphone mount at port helm
  • Combination steaming/down light


  • 40amp Pro-Mariner Triple bank Battery charger with digital monitoring system
  • AC 110V electrical system
  • DC 12V electrical system
  • 12V lighting throughout (LED)
  • 110V shorepower w/dual connection at transom
  • 2 30 amp shore power cords: one for charging batteries, one dedicated to air conditioning system and various adaptors
  • 110V cabin outlets
  • Total of 4 – 6V house batteries. 1- 1000cc amp starting battery, and 1 1000cc amp battery for bow thruster.
  • Lighting is upgraded to LED throughout boat
  • Custom 12V / 110V electrical panel with indicator lights
  • 1500 watt inverter
  • 12v outlet at helm

Additional Comments

This Catalina 400 has only been fresh water sailed. She has been kept in excellent condition throughout, and it shows!


  • Engine Make: Westerbeke 42B
  • Engine Year: 1996
  • Total Power: 42hp
  • Engine Hours: 910
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Drive Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
  • Propeller Material: Bronze
  • Folding Propeller: ✓


  • Dimensions
    • Length Overall: 40.5ft
    • Max Draft: 5.58ft
    • Beam: 13.5ft
    • Length at Waterline: 36.5ft
  •  Tanks
    • Fresh Water Tank: 1 X 107 Gal ()
    • Fuel Tank: 1 X 40 Gal ()
    • Holding Tank: 1 X 36 ()
  • Accommodations
    • Single Berths: 1
    • Double Berths: 2
    • Cabins: 2
    • Heads: 2
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.

Contact Information

  • 847-336-5456
  • pfroman@larsenmarineyachtsales.com
  • Monday – Friday: 9:00AM – 4:30PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM – 4:00PM Sunday: By Appointment