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1979 Beneteau First 30 £14,950
This 1979 Beneteau First 30 has a practical and sea kindly design that will feel safe in heavy seas. This Beneteau First 30 would make a good first-time family boat or suit a couple well. She has 5 berths in two cabins. This yacht is offered for sale in good condition. A new Beta engine was fitted in 1996 New standing rigging fitted in 2014. A 2016 survey report is available upon request. Please call our Kent – Chatham Office+44 - Click here to reveal phone number -
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The Beneteau First 30 offers 5 Berths in two cabins, the saloon has 2 single settee berths and a quarter berth on the starboard side. Good headroom in the saloon leads to the forward cabin which has a double V berth, with good storage space all round. Located between the saloon and the forward cabin on the port side is the marine toilet with wash basin. The main saloon incorporates a central double drop sided table, located on the port side is the galley with sink, a two-burner gas hob with grill. On the starboard side is the chart table. The saloon is finished with wooden floors throughout, with cloth upholstery, curtains and a door separate the saloon from the forward cabin. The cockpit is large for the size of boat and has a reasonable amount of storage space.
Sails and Spars
This masthead sloop has a aluminium deck stepped mast and boom with stainless steel standing rigging with adjustable backstay (2014). Slab reefing mainsail with furling genoa. Spinnaker Pole. 2 x two speed genoa winches, 2 x two speed spinnaker winches, 2 x single speed halyard winches. 2 x single speed reefing and main sheet winches. Sails: Dacron Mainsail Dacron genoa Spinnaker
The Beneteau First is powered by a 1996 Volvo MD7B diesel engine 17hp, Shaft drive to a 3 blade Maxi prop folding propellor, new exhaust overheat alarm 2015, last serviced March 2018, new water pump seals, new impeller, and stuffing box replaced.
One 12-volt new battery (2014)1 x battery,Shore power connection and cable
Delta anchor (2016) New teak cockpit grille (2014) Outboard storage bracket (2014)
Chart plotter Raymarine C125 Simrad RD68/DSC VHF Radiotelex weatherman Raymarine ST40 Speed instrument (2014) Tick tack mn100-2 wind instrument (2014) New Depth impeller (2014) Plastimo compass Garmin 172c GPS Autopilot - Raymarine ST 2000 tiller pilot new 2016
1 x electric bilge pump 1 x manual bilge pump Radar reflector Danbuoy Lifebuoy
History and Construction
This Beneteau First 30 was designed by Andre Mauric and built by Beneteau in 1979. The boat has a GRP hull, deck and superstructure. Cast iron fin keel with spade rudder and tiller steering.
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