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2017 Hinckley Talaria 43 MY

Portsmouth, RI


Prepare to be captivated by the unique allure of WILLOW, a 2017 T43 like no other. WILLOW exquisite design and recent customization make her an exceptional offering in the world of luxury yachts. Her impeccable condition, thoughtful features, and striking Kingston Grey hull set her apart from the rest. Whether you're cruising the open waters or entertaining in style, Willow has been built to impress.


Essex Boat Works is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Hinckley Yacht Brokerage.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: WILLOW
Make: Hinckley
Model: Talaria 43 MY
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Hinckley Yachts
Designer: Hinckley Design Group/Michael Peters
Construction: Composite
Boat Hull ID: THC43032D717
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 43 ft
Length Overall: 43'9 ft
Beam: 14'6 ft
Max Draft: 2'4 ft
Displacement: 28,000 lb
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: C8.7 Common Rail Diesel
  • Drive Type: Jet
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 650hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 719
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: C8.7 Common Rail Diesel
  • Drive Type: Jet
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 650hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 719
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 1,300hp
Cruising Speed: 32 kn
Maximum Speed: 36 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 500 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 42 gal


Heads Count: 1
Total Liferaft Capacity: 6
Drive Type: Jet
Trim Tabs: Yes
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Jet Boats, Express Cruiser, Jet Boats

Steering System
Joystick Control

WILLOW is the embodiment of bespoke luxury within the Talaria 43 range. Her distinguished features include a striking Kingston Grey hull and faux teak transom and mast, elevating her to a league of her own. With winter storage and the Hinckley Yachtcare package already taken care of, she is not only beautiful but well-prepared for your next adventure.


Key Features:

  • WILLOW stands as a testament to custom craftsmanship. Originally built for a four-time Hinckley owner, she boasts an array of custom features. The 2021 Kingston Grey hull and faux teak mast and transom enhancements further elevate her allure.
  • A "galley-up layout" and Hinckley's patented frameless glass aft enclosure create a space that seamlessly blends the outdoors with the indoors. The teak cockpit sole with traditional black seam caulking adds to the elegance, while the upgraded Cat 650-hp engines ensure smooth, powerful performance.
  • WILLOW offers comfortable living and lounging spaces with an u-shaped surround cockpit seating option. The Apple TV system, linked to both TVs, and onboard cellular Wi-Fi system provide entertainment at your fingertips. Abundant storage throughout ensures a clutter-free environment.
  • The Talaria 43's innovative glass aft enclosure to the pilothouse disappears at the touch of a button, allowing for a seamless transition between open-air and enclosed cruising. Large opening hatches and sliding side windows contribute to an open and airy atmosphere.
  • Below deck, WILLOW features a large master cabin with a centerline queen berth, and a second guest cabin. Both cabins share a well-designed head with a separate stall shower, ensuring a comfortable night's rest.


Recent Work:

WILLOW has undergone recent maintenance and enhancements, ensuring she's in pristine condition for her new owner. The refinishing of all varnish and teak, new Start and House batteries, a 500-hour CAT engine service, and a hull painted Kingston Grey with an Oyster White boot stripe in 2021 demonstrate a commitment to her impeccable upkeep. The faux teak mast and transom, along with an upgraded JetStick heading sensor and modem, further enhance her appeal.

WILLOW is more than just a yacht; she's a testament to design, luxury, and superior maintenance. Don't miss the opportunity to own this unique and meticulously cared-for Talaria 43. Contact us today to schedule your private viewing and embark on a new level of yachting excellence with WILLOW.

  • Topsides:  Kinston Grey (22/23)
  • Deck and House:  Polar White 341 gelcoat deck with Oyster White painted Awlgrip non-skid to match deck, also on rooftop.
  • Bottom Paint:  Interlux Micron extra dark blue
  • Bootstripe:  Single progressive in Alexseal Oyster White



The Hull was manufactured using Hinckley DualGuard® Composite Construction- Aramid fiber/E-glass outer skin. Corecell M Foam for core. Carbon fiber inner skin. Laminated with Vinylester resin using Seaman Composite Resin Infusion Molding Process (SCRIMP®).



The Deck features E-glass outer and inner skin with closed cell foam core. Laminated using Seaman Composite Resin Infusion Molding Process (SCRIMP®). Pilothouse roof top has painted non-skid to match deck color.

  • Tapered gloss varnished teak toe rail with Hinckley profile. 
  • Custom open stainless steel bow chocks integrated with profile
  • (8) Stainless steel cleats: two 12” bow cleats, two 12” stern cleats and four 10” pull up style spring cleats
  • Eight fender pad eyes (four each side), on side decks, for hanging fenders. Stainless steel half round chafe strip on teak toe rail at each pad eye location
  • Stainless steel chafe strip mounted across transom/deck corner
  • Transom swim ladder handle painted to match
  • Transom portside door and cockpit coaming door starboard
  • Anchor Locker:  molded into foredeck with flush gas-spring assisted hatch houses the electric windlass package and fold-out anchor roller system. 
  • Varnished teak eyebrow with signature Talaria symbol molding around cabin top
  • Gloss varnished teak handrails on the cabin top, pilothouse top and aft end of pilothouse
  • Hinckley mast with mounted floodlight to aft deck and antenna painted to match rooftop
  • Five opening stainless steel hatches all with Skyscreen® privacy and insect screens. Three on the cabin top. Two oversized electrically actuated stainless steel hatches in the pilothouse.
  • Four elliptical ports on house sides
  • Stern mounted varnished teak 4’ flag staff and varnished teak burgee staff with mount at bow


Swim Platform:  Hinckley-designed fiberglass swim platform with teak treads and telescoping three step stainless steel swim ladder mounted under platform for easy access to and from water


A large custom cockpit provides outside seating and lounging with excellent flow between swim platform and pilothouse.  The addition of her custom transom filler seating with cushions has created an outdoor “u-surround” seating area that is perfect for entertaining groups of family and friends.


  • Optional teak decking on cockpit sole with traditional black caulking lines
  • Cockpit cushions finished in blue and white striped fabric
  • Forward starboard cockpit amenity has a concealed drawer above refrigerator.
  • Mast mounted aft deck floodlight
  • Transom fender storage.
  • Starboard amenity in forward end of cockpit by coaming door is custom clad in gloss varnished teak top with storage drawer, Isotherm drawer refrigerator, and storage cabinet below, concealed behind gloss teak louver locker doors.
  • Varnished teak cockpit coaming with opening side boarding door on starboard side
  • Molded step with teak tread below coaming door with storage beneath
  • Cockpit shower with single lever mixing valve near transom door opening
  • Large opening hatch in cockpit sole opens for full engine room access
  • Cockpit cover finished in Stamoid Cream
  • Deck shower – directly to port of transom door

The Pilothouse is the primary living and entertaining space and incorporates the helm area forward to starboard, the galley to port and a comfortable dining and lounging area with twin L-shape settees. 

Separated from the cockpit by a retractable glass enclosure the pilothouse can be a separate climate controlled space or opened up to connect seamlessly with the cockpit.

Moving forward down the curved steps that have step lighting to starboard is the distribution panel behind a transparent door.  Forward is the Guest Cabin to starboard with a hanging locker and a settee that converts into a comfortable double berth.

Opposite the guest cabin is the Head, with access from hallway and a separate stall shower.

Forward is the Master Cabin featuring a centerline queen berth with storage drawers below and deep hanging lockers aft port and starboard.

The air conditioning air grills to the master stateroom (2), guest stateroom (1) and pilothouse are Hinckley custom-made in solid cherry allowing them to blend with the rest of the cabin.


The Pilothouse features excellent visibility in all direction through the fixed windows forward, the large electric sliding side windows and the frameless retractable glass aft enclosure.  The Helm Area is to port forward with two Stidd seats, and the raised Galley is opposite to port.  Aft are opposing L-shaped settees.  The interior is finished with satin varnished cherry with a matte finish teak and tulipwood sole and sound absorbent material in the overhead.  The pilothouse is fully air conditioned and heated or can be opened up with ample fresh air and light from the large windows and aft glass enclosure.


The HELM area has a matte varnish cherry clad instrument pod and shelf outboard:

  • Custom Black Bezel Gauge package including VDO Ocean Lin J1939 gauges.
  • Includes a single CAT® Marine 7” touch screen Smart display at helm.
  • There is a 14” teak rimmed steering wheel with stainless steel spokes and Hinckley Talaria center hub in matching matte finish.
  • JetStick II® outboard – with Hinckley H-lock automatic positioning and steering – fingertip control of steering, motion (fore, aft and side) and position.  Upgraded heading sensor.
  • Engine single-lever control outboard


Two Stidd helm seats at helm on a custom raised seat box for both helm chairs has chart/misc. storage drawer under.  The helm seats have powder coat on seats and pedestals to match upholstery.  Seats upholstered in navy leather with white piping.  The Helm seat has power fore/aft adjustment with manual up/down and the Passenger helm is full manual fore/aft/up/down.  There is a stainless steel footrest forward.


Aft Pilothouse:

  • Two opposing L-shaped built-in settees with cushions in Perennials Square Dance Ash
  • Storage under the settee seats and pilothouse sole hatch
  • Starboard forward armrest custom cabinet houses “shadow-hidden” Samsung 32” smart TV
  • Two overhead varnished cherry handrails provides secure handhold moving through pilothouse
  • (6) Stainless steel recessed drink holders: two at helm and two in each aft corner of the pilothouse settee seat back shelf
  • Three fixed frameless forward windows - Three heavy-duty electric self-parking wipers on the pilothouse windows, with intermittent wiper controls and fresh water windshield washers.
  • Two large power sliding opening windows in concealed stainless steel frames that incorporate integral water drain and have controls port and starboard
  • Two oversized stainless steel overhead hatches with electric actuators with switches at helm and integrated roll out screens and shades
  • Overhead LED lights on dimmer provide excellent adjustable lighting
  • Two single outlets (1-port, 1-stbd) - in the outboard settee faces near corner concealed
  • Pilothouse sole cover in Sunbrella Toast




The Galley is located up, in the forward port area of the pilothouse, and benefits from excellent light and ventilation with direct connection to the main entertaining portion of the boat.  Customized storage is provided in drawers and lockers under the counter and helm seat.


  • Corian Vanilla countertop over customized cherry full-overlay paneled cabinetry
  • A countertop flush Corian cover hides the polished stainless steel undermounted sink with folding Scandvick single-lever faucet
  • A second countertop flush Corian cover hides the cooktop which is aesthetically painted black
  • (2) Large refrigerator drawers with freezer and ice maker under the countertop forward with custom latches.
  • (3) Large drawers under the countertop aft
  • (1) Single door accessing under the sink
  • Slide out trash container under sink
  • Spice or glass storage in lockers outboard of counter under windows
  • All galley light switches and outlets in alcove outboard of counter
  • 110v outlet



HELM ELECTRONICS/Navigation Equipment:

  • Raymarine gS Navigation System with gs remote keypad
  • (2) Raymarine gs165 Chartplotter displays
  • Raymarine P70RS Autopilot
  • Raymarine Radar - 48” HD open array
  • Raymarine AIS650 Class B transceiver with receive & transmit
  • Standard Horizon CMD-31 VHF
  • Sirius Satellite Weather and Radio Marine Receiver for Raymarine Navigation system
  • VHF Antenna and dedicated AIS gps antenna - painted to match the deck color
  • Wireless network - creates an onboard Wi-Fi hotspot for multiple Wi-Fi devices using Proxicast LAN-Cell 3 high performance 3G/4G/LTE cellular router & modem - compatible with the AT&T network.
  • Wideband 695-3000 MHz Omni-Directional 3G/4G/LTE exterior antenna for extended data range
  • Ritchie 4 1/2” compass




  • Two 4th gen 64GB Apple TVs with one 2TB Apple Airport Time Capsule for onboard movie storage and video streaming access points for both TVs onboard
  • Apple MS-NRX300 remotes and USB charging ports.
  • 32" Samsung UNLED 1080p SmartTV –with Apple TV primary video source in custom pilothouse  cabinet
  • Samsung 24” HD LED TV mounted in master cabin
  • Fusion SiriusXM satellite radio module
  • All Fusion signature series speakers with classic grills:
  • 2 x Fusion MC-CL602 6” full range speakers - Master Stateroom
  • 2 x Fusion MC-CL602 6” full range speakers - Pilothouse
  • 2 x Fusion SG-F77W 7.7” Signature Series Classic coaxial marine – cockpit.
  • Pilothouse and cockpit speakers are painted to blend with Awlgrip


Located down a companionway to starboard forward of the pilothouse, the Guest Cabin is accessed through a cherry pocket door and provides accommodations for two people and is finished in satin varnished cherry and a matte varnished cabin sole.


  • Settee/berth cushions upholstered in Perennials Crepe Du Jour with storage below
  • Sheer locker over varnished cherry ceiling battens outboard of berth for additional storage
  • Imtra Hobart Chrome reading lamp
  • Overhead deck hatch provides natural light and ventilation and includes recessed retractable screen and shade
  • Settee/berth cushions upholstered in Perennials Crepe Du Jour with storage below
  • Aft cabin has a deep hanging locker.
  • Matte finished traditional teak and tulipwood cabin sole



The Head is accessed from companionway opposite the guest cabin and is finished in satin varnish above the counter and Oyster White to match the deck below the counter and in the shower stall

  • Gloss varnished cherry countertop with under mounted polished stainless steel sink and Grohe single-lever faucet
  • Full-faced mirror on door of medicine cabinet over vanity
  • Full-length mirror on forward bulkhead
  • Vacuflush marine head with holding tank monitor
  • Recessed trash can with cover in countertop outboard of head
  • Separate shower enclosure with plexi-glass door, teak slatted seat
  • Additional storage outboard of seat in shower with varnished teak trim
  • Single-lever shower mixer with adjustable height removable shower wand and recessed varnished teak soap holder
  • Fixed port over counter with Awlgrip trim ring
  • Overhead deck hatch with integrated retractable screen and shade for additional natural light and ventilation
  • Overhead LED lighting in head and shower.  Head light incorporates dimmer.



The large and comfortable Master Cabin is finished in satin-varnished cherry and matte finished cabin sole with a centerline queen berth, steps on either side and ample storage in lockers and drawers

  • Queen island berth with custom cherry batten headboard and Handcraft System 2 Extra Firm 7.5” mattress and custom mattress cover.
  • Berth cushions covered in Perennials Crepe Du Jours
  • Deep hanging lockers port and starboard aft of the berth
  • Two large drawers under the berth and sheer lockers above the varnished cherry ceiling battens provide additional storage
  • A large overhead deck hatch provides natural ventilation and light and incorporates a retractable screen and shade
  • Overhead LED lights with dimmers and bulkhead mounted Imtra Hobart Chrome reading lamps provide excellent lighting.
  • (2) Fixed portlights with painted trim rings to match cabin gelcoat
  • Headboard hides custom access to forward chain locker
  • LED 24” flat screen TV on starboard aft bulkhead with connection to Apple TV system
  • Separate stereo controls for master cabin
  • (2) single 110v AC outlets – 1 each low into port and starboard hanging locker faces
  • Master cabin speakers are recessed to be flush and painted Medium Brown Awlgrip to blend.
  • House Batteries: Two Lifeline GPL-8D batteries rated at 255 AH total capacity at 24V
  • Starting Batteries: Four Lifeline GPL-31T batteries with approximately 600 CCA at 0° F for starting the propulsion engines and generator arranged in two banks of 24V
  • 24-volt DC and 120/240VAC with thermal-magnetic breakers; volt and amp meters and subpanel for 12v DC loads conveniently located at companionway steps
  • Each engine equipped with a 70 Amp 24 VDC alternator for starting and house bank charging
  • Heavy-duty battery switches for both port and starboard engine starting. Heavy duty manual switch to parallel port and starboard engine starting batteries.
  • Victron 70 Amp 24 VDC 3000W inverter/battery charger for the house batteries.
  • Victron 25 Amp 24 VDC battery charger for starting batteries
  • A grounding buss system and sacrificial zinc anode bonding system
  • One 125/250 VAC/50 amp shore power cord deployed and retracted at cockpit port side via Glendinning cord reel with wireless remote control
  • 110v AC outlets: One in the galley (alcove), one in the head, one in the master cabin, one in the guest cabin, one in the engine room, and one in the pilothouse
  • Generator:  Onan MDKN 13.5 kw generator (394 hours)
  • All 12V outlets USB-style. 
  • Twin Caterpillar C8.7 650-HP diesel engines - with transmission PTO pumps for variable control hydraulic bow thruster
  • Twin Disc transmission with reverse gear and 1.33:1 reduction
  • Hamilton 322 jet drive
  • Sidepower hydraulic bow thruster
  • Autopilot – Raymarine Evolution with model P70RS interfaced to GPS
  • Electronic single-lever control for each Twin Disc engine/transmission.
  • Racor fuel filter/water separator with vacuum gauges and water-sensing alarms for main engines and generator
  • Racor model LG100 in-line fuel/air separators on each fuel tank vent line
  • Dedicated gauges for oil pressure, water temperature, tachometer and fuel level
  • Automatic fire extinguisher system, with automatic engine and generator shutdown. Manual discharge pulls provided.
  • Forced-air exhaust blower in engine room, 24-volt DC
  • Electric lifts on cockpit engine hatch.
  • Oil transfer pump for main engines, transmissions and generator
  • 2 lbs./sq. ft. Mylar faced lined foam engine room insulation with double gaskets on engine hatch cover.  Baffled and insulated engine air intake and custom insulated wet exhaust muffler system.
  • Hinckley’s JetStick® II generation integrated JetStick control system with Hinckley’s “H-Lock” automatic positioning and steering feature; fingertip control of vessel steering, motion (fore, aft and side) and position.
  • Proportionally controlled hydraulic bow thruster with control integrated into JetStick®
  • Power assisted hydraulic steering
  • Hydraulic alarm – for low level hydraulic fluid
  • Dual-cylinder stainless steel trim tab mounted below each jet. Controls and displays at helm station.
  • Air-conditioning with reverse cycle heat: 16,000 BTU to service master cabin, guest cabin, head and shower and 32,000 BTU to service pilothouse.
  • Hot and cold pressure water to the galley, shower, head, and cockpit shower with 100-gallon fresh water tank
  • Stainless steel, 17 gallon tank, heated electrically or by transfer of engine heat
  • 24-volt DC Vacuflush marine head with a 42-gallon polyethylene holding tank and overboard discharge. Remote operated seacock for waste overboard discharge.  Sealand Tankmaster 4 with Tankmaster 4 monitor and Forespar 1.5” ROV seacock integrated system
  • Three 3700 gph 24-volt DC pumps with Ultimate Senior float switches incorporating additional high water alarms
  • 24-volt DC pump with automatic float switch for shower and air conditioning condensate
  • Whale manual emergency bilge pump
  • One Flojet 24-volt DC pressure pump
  • Saltwater and freshwater deckwash:  Shurflo pump with spigot, hose mounted inside the bow located anchor locker
  • Non-metallic composite thru-hull fittings with ball valve seacocks below waterline and above the waterline where appropriate. Bronze ball valve seacocks, thru-hull fittings and sea strainers on propulsion engines
  • 35-lb. Stainless steel anchor, custom polished stainless steel anchor roller, and Maxwell electric windlass mounted in the anchor well in the foredeck. Primary rode is 100’ of 3/8” stainless steel chain spliced to 200’ of 5/8” three-strand 100% nylon line
  • Window covers for front pilothouse fixed windows and side sliding windows in Awntex 160 #ODY White
  • 2-piece Awntex mesh covers for exterior aft pilothouse door/windows
  • All boat and window covers have LOXX fasteners
  • Interior cabin, pilothouse and cockpit sole covers in Sunbrella Toast with weighted binding
  • Mooring cover for entire cockpit in Stamoid Cream
  • ACR RCL-50B Spotlight  - masthead mounted, painted to match Awlgrip-
  • 8” brass bell
  • Four 2-1/2 lb. dry chemical extinguishers
  • Three hand-held flares
  • Six adult Type I PFDs and two youth jackets
  • Docking lines, 40' x 5/8"
  • Coast Guard approved running and masthead lights
  • Four (4) oversized inflatable fenders 
  • Boathook mounted in anchor locker
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.

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