£ 14,950
Beneteau - FIRST 30
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£ 14,950
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Beneteau - FIRST 30

Sailing BoatsBeneteauFIRST 30United Kingdom

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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.

Accommodation :

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.

Inventory :
Deck Equipment
  • Delta anchor (2016)
  • New teak cockpit grille (2014)
  • Outboard storage bracket (2014)
Navigation Equipment
  • 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
Safety Equipment
  • 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.

Mechanical :
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.


  • Dacron Mainsail
  • Dacron genoa
  • Spinnaker
Mechanical Systems

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.

Electrical Systems

One 12-volt new battery (2014)1 x battery,Shore power connection and cable

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Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Year built1979
Sales statusavailable
LOA9.14 m/30 ft
Length9.14 m/30 ft
Width2.74 m/9 ft
Draft1.52 m/5 ft
Categoryfin keel
Engine manufacturervolvo
No. of engines1
Material hullGRP
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