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Beneteau - First 285

Sailing BoatsBlue Water CruisersBeneteauFirst 285

A rare lifting keel example of the Beneteau First 285, a boat that offers separate forward and aft cabins and suitable for family cruising and or racing, by virtue of her comfortable accommodation and sprightly performance. The lifting keel is perfect for those who sail in shallower areas, her ability to dry out on her twin rudders is particularly useful.


Powered by a Volvo 18hp diesel engine and equipped with a recent mast and standing rigging, this is a craft that will provide plenty of fun for family and friends, cruising or racing.
Construction:


GRP Hull, deck and superstructure

Last antifouled - Winter 2018/19

Tiller steering with twin rudders

Lift keel with stub

APPROXIMATE DIMENSIONS:

Length Overall: 8.58m (28'1")

Length Waterline: 7.39m (24'3")

Beam: 3.00m (9'10")

Maximum Draft: 1.94m (6'4")

Minimum Draft: 0.66m (2'2")

Displacement: 2,794kg (6,160lb)

Ballast: 959kg (2,115lb)
Rig


Fractional sloop rig

Aluminium mast (New c2015)

Stainless steel standing rigging (New c2015)

Slab reefing with 2 reefs with lines lead aft to the cockpit

Selden rod kicker

Adjustable backstay tension

3 x Tracks for No 1, No 2 and No 3 sails

No 1 tracks adjustable from the cockpit

Running replaced on a rolling program

Running rigging for spinnaker

WINCHES:

1 x Lewmar 7 mast winch

2 x Lewmar 8 halyard winches

2 x Lewmar 30 self tailing primary winches

SAILS:

Dacron mainsail

No 1 and No 2 Genoas in Dacron

No 3 in cruising laminate
Machinery


Volvo Penta 2002 18hp diesel engine

Cruising speed: 6 knots

Shaft drive to two bladed folding propeller

Ambassador rope cutter

Volvo single lever throttle/shift

ELECTRICS:

2 x 12v batteries with isolator switches

Charged by engine alternator

Shore power ring main

TANKAGE:

1 x 32 litre (7 gallon) fuel tank

1 x 120 litre (26 gallon) water tank

WATER SYSTEM:

Pressurised water system
Accommodation


Sleeps 6 in two cabins and the saloon

Propex gas fired warm air heating

FORWARD CABIN

V berth, with storage below, converts to a large double berth

Storage shelves

Overhead hatch to deck

SALOON:

2 x Settee berths with storage below the starboard settee and behind the back rests

Wooden drop leaf saloon table

Overhead hatch to deck

CHART TABLE:

Large chart table with chart storage

Electrical distribution panel

Hanging locker

Chart reading light

GALLEY

Stainless steel sink with cover

Top loading cool box

Optimus two burner gas cooker with oven and grill

High and low level storage lockers

Shelf with fiddles

AFT CABIN:

Large double berth

Seat with storage below

Hanging locker

Shelves

HEADS COMPARTMENT:

Jabsco sea toilet

Handbasin with storage below

Wet locker

Cup holder

Mirror
Inventory


NAVIGATION AIDS:

Plastimo Contest bulkhead compass

Tacktick wireless instrumentation with solar charging

Garmin ECHOmap CV GPS chart plotter/fish finder

Kelvin Hughes Husun 55 VHF with remote speaker in the cockpit

Echopilot depth finder

Navigation lights

GROUND TACKLE:

CQR anchor with chain and warp

GENERAL EQUIPMENT:

Man overboard recovery sling

Manual bilge pump

Fenders and warps

Barometer

Stainless steel pulpit and pushpit

Pioneer stereo radio/cassette player  
Disclaimer
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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ManufacturerBeneteau
Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
CurrencyGBP
Year built1988
Conditionused
SaleTrade
Sales statusavailable
LOA8.56 m/28 ft
Length8.53 m/28 ft
Width3 m/10 ft
KW18.0 hp
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