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Beneteau - First 40
This Beneteau First 40 is a very well equipped example in nice condition . Built in 2011, she has been kept in good order by her 2 owners & has been constantly updated. In addition to her racing ability, she has a surprisingly light & spacious interior with eight berths in 3 cabins & saloon, separate heads with electric WC & cabin heating. In addition to her original suite of sails, in 2015 she had a new main, #2,#3,#4,S2, S4 & Storm Jib with her main & #2 being Uni-Titanium. Also in 2015, she also had a new rod rigging as well as Mast Mounted Raymarine wireless instruments. This First 40 is a now a highly competitive racer but she can still be enjoyed for cruising. She has a Fin with T Bulb keel, a carbon Spinnaker Pole and is currently MCA coded & equipped for Cat 2 races. VAT is also reclaimable on the selling price. Main Specifications Stock Number : ABS 1300 Year of Build : 2011 Designer : Bruce Farr & Associates HULL Length : 12.24m / 12.51 m with sprit LWL : 10.67m (35’0” ) Beam : 3.89 m ( 12’9” ) Draft : 2.48 m Keel Type : Fin Keel with T Bulb Dry Weight : 8238 kgs Engine : 1 x Yanmar 3J5HE – 40 HP Diesel No of Berths : 8 VHF : Garmin 2001 DSC VHF Plotter : Garmin GPS Map 750 Instruments: Raymarine Removable Wireless Instruments with Mounts on Mast Auto Pilot : Garmin GHC 10 Autopilot AIS : AIS 600 – Class B AIS Transceiver Main Features NO OF BERTHS: 8 SALOON SINGLES: (2) Single berth starboard/ port saloon NO. OF CABINS: (3) AFT DOUBLES: (2) HEADROOM: 1.85 m DIMENSIONS: 1 Double Bed (2.00 x 1.50m) FORWARD CABIN: 1.84 m DIMENSIONS: 1 Double Bed (2.05 x 1.60m GALLEY: L-shaped kitchen COOKER: ENO (2 hob oven cooker on mounting) NO OF HOB BURNERS: 2 GAS: (1) Gas bottle locker to port; pressure reducing valve and safety tap with oven/ grill FRIDGE: (1) Vitrifrigo Model: BN100 – BNT; Compressor: ACC GD30FDC; Power: 42W; Input Volts: 12-42Vcc ICEBOX: Yes - 100 Liter Icebox drained by foot pump SINK: (1) Rectangular stainless steel sink in galley; (1) Mixer tap cold water FORE WASHROOM: (1) HEADROOM: 1.86 m MARINE TOILET: (1) Yes - WC Quiet Flush Electric Toilet WASH BASIN: Cold water mixer/ shower hose under pressure CABIN HEATING: Webasto Marine Comfort Airtop Evo UPHOLSTERY/ COLOUR SCHEME: Cream Leatherette (saloon) INTERIOR CONSTRUCTION/WOOD TYPE: Alpi Blond Oak; parquet type laminated floors Electrics VOLTAGE: 12 volt circuit/ 12v socket / 220v AC ELECTRICAL PANEL: 12 v Electrical panel (breaker; voltmeter; water gauge; fuel gauge; battery warning; fuel warning. KEY IGNITITION: Control panel in cockpit BATTERY CHARGER: Yes NO OF BATTERIES: 2 service / 1 engine CAPACITY: 110 Amps METHOD OF CHARGING: Alternator ALTERNATOR: 12 V 80 Amps Engine MODEL: 3JH5E – 40 HP FUEL: Diesel CONTROL SYSTEMS: Engine throttle and control panel to starboard COOLING SYSTEM: Heat exchange TRANSMISSION: Sail Drive DRIVE TO PROP: Shaft TYPE OF PROP: Fold away dual-blade propeller Tankage NO OF FUEL TANKS:1 MATERIAL: Roto Moulded diesel tank between two aft cabins under berth CAPACITY OF FUEL TANKS: 138 Litres NO OF WATER TANKS: 3 MATERIAL: Roto –Moulded under the port/ starboard saloon bench seats & forward cabin CAPACITY OF WATER TANKS: 260 L HOLDING TANK: Yes (1), 80 L Water System PUMPS: Electric & Manual (1 Manual and 1 Electric bilge pump) WATER PUMP: Pressurized electric water pump; accumulator tank; inline filter SEA WATER: Yes (sea water foot pump / icebox drainage) WATER HEATING SYSTEM: Yes Sails 2015 Mainsail – UK Sails Uni-Titanium 2015 # 2 - UK Sails – Uni-Titanium 2015 # 3 - UK Sails 2015 # 4 - UK Sails 2015 S2 - UK Sails 2015 S4 - UK sails 2011 StormJib - Quantum Sails 2011 Cruising / Delivery Main & Jib – Quantum Sails Rig KEEL STEPPED: Performance Aluminium Racing Mast 3 aft swept spreaders ( New 2015 ) BOOM: swinging boom track mounted on mast; fixed boom kicking strap MAINSHEET: Sheet trimming type “German System”; Mainsail sheet track in aluminium with ball- bearing traveler in cockpit bottom STANDING RIGGING MATERIAL: S/S ROD – New 2015 MAINSAIL REEFING – 3 Points HARKEN CARBOFOIL KIT CARBON FIBRE SPINNAKER POLE Winches GENOA SHEET WINCHES: (2) Harken 50, 2 Speed, Self Tailing SPINNAKER WINCHES: (2) Harken 50, 2 Speed, Self Tailing RIGGING WINCHES: (2) Harken 50, 2 Speed, Self Tailing Ground Tackle PRIMARY ANCHOR: Delta Type with chain SECONDARY ANCHOR: Delta Type WINDLASS: Electric - Quick 12v with up/ down remote control Navigation Aids STEERING COMPASS Raymarine Wireless & Solar Powered Wind, Speed & Depth Gauges – De-mountable on Mast VHF: Garmin 2001 GPS & CHART PLOTTER: Garmin GPS Map 750 AUTO PILOT: Garmin GHC 10 AIS 600 - Class B AIS Transceiver General Equipment GAS DETECTOR SEARCHLIGHT HORN: Yes FIRE FIGHTING EQUIPMENT: (4) Fire extinguishers (1) Fire Blanket SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Emergency Tiller, Horseshoe Buoys & Floating Light (1) Dan Buoy (1) Throwing Line (1) Pack Flares (1) First Aid Kit NAVIGATION LIGHTS: Navigation lights; (1) Mooring light; (1) Prow light; (1) Stern Light GUARDWIRES/ PULPIT/PUSHPIT SWIMMING LADDER: LIFERAFT Brokers Comments This Beneteau First 40 is in very good overall condition and has the equipment level to make her a very competitive racer. However, she still maintains many of the home comforts that enable her to be equally at home as a fast cruiser that can be enjoyed by all the family. She has the advantage of having been extensively updated by her current owner including new rod rigging, new Harken Carbo Foil, new wireless instruments & an extensive new suite of sails from UK Sails including a Uni-Titanium main & #2. In addition, she still has her original sails that are serviceable. In her cabin she has three separate double cabins and an extra 2 berths in the saloon. She has a separate Heads with quiet flush electric WC, good sized galley & a comfortable, spacious seating / dining area for all the Crew. She also has many home comforts including cabin heating & Stereo CD player & an electric windlass. Whether you are looking for a very competitive racer with a comprehensive sail wardrobe or family cruiser with ability for occasional racing, this Beneteau First 40 is a must for viewing. Currently she is fully MCA Coded & equipped for Cat2 races & Charter & also offers the possibility of reclaiming the Vat on the total sale price. She also has a current endorsed IRC Certificate. She is currently lying in Southampton & viewing can be arranged through Aspire Boat Sales.
Category:Sailing Boats
Model:First 40
Mooring Country:United Kingdom
Year built:2011
Sales status:available
LOA:12.58 m/41 ft
Length:12.58 m/41 ft
Width:3.89 m/13 ft
Draft:2.48 m/8 ft
Category:fin keel
Engine manufacturer:yanmar 3j5he - 40 hp
No. of cabins:3
No. of berths:8
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