£ 34,995
Beneteau - FIRST 35S5
ad ref. BS04231FF
£ 34,995
Vat Included / Paid

Beneteau - FIRST 35S5

Sailing BoatsBeneteauFIRST 35S5United Kingdom

Remarks :
1989 Beneteau First 35s5
“Basha” is a 1989 Beneteau First 35s5 that offers great sailing performance as well as the luxury comforts of a cruising yacht. She is being offered for sale with an extensive equipment. Having the capacity to sleep six in three cabins and the saloon she makes an ideal race boat or fast family cruiser. A 2018 survey report is available on request. A very well-presented yacht.

Accommodation :

The Beneteau First 35s5 offers 6 berths in three cabins and the saloon. The forward cabin with its arched opening door with a double berth with storage beneath, with one wardrobes and stowage space. Aft of the forward cabin is the saloon which has a central saloon table with drop leaves supported by machined aluminium plinths which allows up to six people to sit around the table in comfort. It also provides easy access either side of the table to the forward cabin. There is lots of under seat storage and additional storage behind the saloon cushions, plus substantial number of storage lockers above the seating area. Upholstery is finished in white. Aft of the saloon and to starboard is the L shaped navigation station with a large chart table, instrument panel and storage for books and guides. There is an array of instruments. Opposite the navigation station to port is the galley which consists of a gas cooker with oven and grill, 12V fridge, stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water supply from engine. Ample storage. Aft of the navigation station is a separate heads compartment with marine toilet, wash basin and shower. Aft of the galley is a large double berth with hanging locker and storage beneath. The saloon and cabins are all noticeably light and airy.

Inventory :
Deck Equipment
  • Anchor 35lbs CQR
  • Mainsail bag and lazyjacks
  • Sprayhood
  • Named cockpit dodgers
  • Halyard bags
  • Bathing platform
  • Boarding Ladder
  • 5 x Fenders
  • 4 x Mooring warps

Navigation Equipment
  • Compass
  • Depth
  • Speed/Log
  • Windspeed/Direction
  • VHF Radio with handheld remote for the cockpit
  • Autopilot - Raymarine ST4000 tiller pilot
  • GPS/Chartplotter (Garmin 751)
  • Electronic charts
  • Navigation lights
  • Paper charts
  • Barometer

Safety Equipment
  • 5 x Fire extinguishers
  • Engine Room fire extinguisher
  • Fire blanket
  • Gas alarm
  • 2 x Jackstays
  • 2 x Harnesses
  • 2 x lifejackets
  • Deck light
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy
  • MOB Sling
  • Drogue
  • Liferaft 4 person serviced 2019
  • Manual and electric bilge pumps
  • First aid kit
  • Radar reflector
  • Flare pack
  • 4 person inflatable dinghy
  • Honda outboard engine


Fin keel, tiller steering

History and Construction

Built by Beneteau in 1989 in France to a design by Phillip Starke/Jean Berret. White GRP hull and decks with moulded in non-slip surfaces. Cast iron fin keel. Tiller steering. Aluminium toe rails. Self-draining cockpit. Deep coaming with integral lockers and ventilated gas bottle stowage. All lines are led aft to the cockpit.


Mechanical :
Sails and Spars

Fractional rigged Bermudian sloop with Sparcraft silver anodised aluminium deck stepped mast and boom. Stainless steel rod standing rigging, with twin spreaders. Terylene running rigging replaced as required. Slab reefing mainsail. Furling headsail system. Alloy spinnaker pole. Mast and standing rigging was professionally inspected April 2018 report is available on request.


2 x Sheet winches

2 x Halyard winches



1 x Mainsail (year unknown Elvestrom good condition)

1 x Mainsail (used and in serviceable condition)

1 x No1 Genoa (Vectran, Jeckells 2020 good condition)

1 x No2 Genoa

1 x Spinnaker (Ripstop, Jeckells 2019 used only once)

Mechanical Systems

Located under companionway is a Perkins Perama, 3-cylinder 29HP inboard diesel engine. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to a folding 2 bladed propeller. The engine has been regularly serviced, last serviced professionally April 2019. 60 Litre plastic fuel tank. Will cruise at 5 knots and has a maximum speed of 8 knots. Last out of water maintenance March 2019.

Electrical Systems

3 x 12 Volt batteries (1 x domestic, 1 x engine, 1 x Fridge) charged via engine alternator, 240-volt shore power system with ring mains, battery charger and full cabin lighting, inverter fitted wattage unknown.

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ModelFIRST 35S5
Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Year built1989
Sales statusavailable
LOA10.67 m/35 ft
Length10.67 m/35 ft
Width3.35 m/11 ft
Categoryfin keel
Engine manufacturerperkin perama
No. of engines1
Material hullGRP
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