|Base Color||Bronze, Nickel|
|Blade Finish||Dark Wood, Medium Wood|
|Blades Sold Separately||No|
|Bulb Base||Candelabra (E12)|
|ETL Rating||Dry Location|
|Energy Efficiency (CFM / Watt)||57|
|Fan Control Type||Pull Chain|
|Light Direction||Down Lighting|
|Light Kit Included||Yes|
|Location Rating||Dry Location|
|Low Ceiling Adaptable||Yes|
|Number of Blades||5|
|Number of Bulbs||2|
|Shade Color||Cream, White|
|Sloped Ceiling Compatible||Yes|
|Suggested Room Fit||Living Room|
|Watts Per Bulb||60|
A traditional design make this 42" fan an ideal accent for any room. The Hunter Kensington ceiling fan comes equipped with five reversible blades, allowing you to change the fan's look without having to replace a thing. A glass bowl-style light fixture and two 60-watt bulbs are also included with the fan to provide convenient lighting. Powered by a high performance, WhisperWind Motor it delivers ultra-powerful air movement with whisper-quiet performance so you get the cooling power you want, without the noise you don't.
- 5 Reversible Fan Blades
- 3" Downrod
- Pull Chain Control
- Bowl Light Kit with (2) 60W Candelabra Bulbs
- Canopy and Mounting Hardware
- WhisperWind Motor - The WhisperWind motor, available on most Hunter Fan models, delivers ultra-powerful air movement with whisper-quiet performance. Trust WhisperWind to produce the cooling power you want without the noise you don’t.
- Dust Armor - Dust Armor is Hunter’s patented nanotechnology which repels dust from hard to reach fan blades. Dust Armor coating has been applied to the blades of this ceiling fan, reducing dust build up by up to 58% compared to conventional fan blades.
- New Bronze finish features reversible Dark Cherry and Medium Oak blades
- Brushed Nickel finish features reversible Cherry and Maple blades
- 3 Speed Energy Star® Rated Reversible AC Motor
- Installer's Choice® three-position mounting allows flush mounting for 8 foot ceilings, standard mounting with downrod, or angled mounting for vaulted ceilings
- Light kit installation is optional - includes matching cap for non-light use
- Sloped ceiling compatible with additional downrod (sold separately)
- Hands-free hanging system makes installation easy and reduces wobble during operation
- Limited lifetime motor warranty
- Blade Span: 42 Inches
- CFM High: 3302
- CFM Medium: 1734
- CFM Low: 1183
- Max Amperage: 0.47
- Blade Pitch: 13°
- Standard Installed Height: 17.92"
- Close-to-Ceiling Installed Height: 12"
- Canopy Diameter: 6.49"
- Sloped Ceiling Compatible: Yes (With additional downrod)
- Location Rating: Dry (Indoor)
- Voltage: 120 (US Line Voltage)
- Light Kit Type: Bowl
- Number of Bulbs: 2
- Bulb Type: Incandescent
- Watts per Bulb: 60W
- Bulbs Included: Yes
Suggested Downrod Lengths:
- 9 Foot Ceiling - 12 Inch Downrod
- 10 Foot Ceiling - 18 Inch Downrod
- 11 Foot Ceiling - 24 Inch Downrod
- 12 Foot Ceiling - 36 Inch Downrod
- 13 Foot Ceiling - 48 Inch Downrod
- 14 Foot Ceiling - 60 Inch Downrod
- 15 Foot Ceiling - 72 Inch Downrod
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Our SKU: Kensington 42
This product is listed under the following manufacturer number(s):
- Brushed Nickel
- New Bronze
*Denotes a finish or option that has been discontinued
6 Questions from the Community
You would need the Hunter Vaulted Ceiling Mount Part number 22178. Depending on the finish you want Hunter offers the Hunter Downrods-36.
I would need this fan to be installed on a slope, ie a vaulted ceiling. Also I need an extention to drop it down from the celing about 3 feet. Can that be supplied?
A. You would need the Hunter Vaulted Ceiling Mount Part number 22178. Depending on the finish you want Hunter offers the Hunter Downrods-36.
The Hunter Kensington 42 can be hooked up to a dimmer switch but it needs to be a Hunter wall control switch like the 27183.
can the fan's lighting be connected to a dimmer switch?
A. The Hunter Kensington 42 can be hooked up to a dimmer switch but it needs to be a Hunter wall control switch like the 27183.
The Hunter Kensington 42 can be used with the 27227.
Can I use it with the Hunter CFL remote Model #27227?
A. The Hunter Kensington 42 can be used with the 27227.
The Hunter Kensington 42 does not come with black blades and those would have to ordered separately.
I like the 42" Kensington ceiling fan, but would like the blades in black, can that be done or do you have something similar?
A. The Hunter Kensington 42 does not come with black blades and those would have to ordered separately.
The Hunter Kensington 42 has three mounting positions available. This includes flush mount, with a down rod and from an angled ceiling.
Can this model be installed as flush mount?
A. The Hunter Kensington 42 has three mounting positions available. This includes flush mount, with a down rod and from an angled ceiling.
The Hunter Kensington 42 can be used with any Hunter light kit. The nice thing with Hunter specifically, is their fans are compatible with any of their light kits.
Can a different Hunter light kit be used with this fan? Don't care for candelabra bulb base; prefer A19.
A. The Hunter Kensington 42 can be used with any Hunter light kit. The nice thing with Hunter specifically, is their fans are compatible with any of their light kits.
Hunter Kensington Collection
The Hunter Fan Company makes the following limited warranty to the user or consumer purchaser of this Hunter ceiling fan:
If any part of your Hunter Ceiling fan motor fails during your lifetime due to a defect in material or workmanship we will provide a replacement part free of charge. If no replacement part can be provided for such Hunter Ceiling Fan motor, we will refund the actual purchase price of your fan. If your Hunter Ceiling Fan motor fails at any time within one year after the date of sale to you due to a defect in material or workmanship, labor to repair the defect will be provided free of charge at our nearest service center or our Service Department in Memphis, Tennessee. You will be responsible for labor costs after this one-year period. The foregoing limited warranty applies only to the motor itself, and does not apply to electronic controls such as remote controls, remote control receivers or transmitters used in conjunction with the motor. These electronic control items are included in the one year limited warranty below.
If any part of your Hunter Ceiling Fan other than the motor, glass globes, or light bulbs fail at any time within one year of the date of purchase due to a defect in material or workmanship, we will repair or, at our option, replace the defective part free of charge for parts and labor performed at our nearest service center or at our Service Department in Memphis, Tennessee.
Hunter can be reached at: 888-830-1326 (United States) & 866-268-1936 (Candada)
IF THE USER OR CONSUMER PURCHASER CEASES TO OWN THE FAN, THIS WARRANTY AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY WHICH THEN REMAINS IN EFFECT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE VOIDED. NO WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IS MADE IN RESPECT TO THE GLASS GLOBES OR LIGHT BULBS OR THE FINISH ON ANY METAL PORTION OF THE FAN.
THIS WARRANTY IS IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTIES. THE DURATION OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IN RESPECT TO ANY HUNTER FAN MOTOR OR OTHER FAN PART, IS EXPRESSLY LIMITED TO THE PERIOD OF THE EXPRESS WARRANTY SET FORTH ABOVE FOR SUCH MOTORS AND OTHER PARTS.
This warranty is voided if your Hunter Fan is not purchased and used in the USA. This warranty excludes and does not cover defects, malfunctions or failures of any Hunter Ceiling Fan which were caused by repairs by persons not authorized by us, use of parts or accessories not authorized by us, mishandling, improper installation, modifications, or damage to the Hunter Ceiling Fan while in your possession, or unreasonable use, including failure to provide reasonable and necessary maintenance.
To obtain servicing, contact the nearest Hunter authorized service center or the Hunter Fan Company Service Department, 7130 Goodlett Farms Parkway, Suite 400, Memphis, Tennessee 38016. Please contact us before shipping your fan to us. If we authorize you to ship it to us, you will be responsible for all insurance and freight or other transportation charges to our factory service center. We will return your Hunter Fan freight prepaid. Your ceiling fan should be properly packed to avoid damage in transit since we will not be responsible for any such damage. Proof of purchase is required when requesting warranty service. The purchaser must present sales receipt or other document that establishes proof of purchase.
IN NO EVENT SHALL HUNTER FAN COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES.
SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
THE WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.