The Beneteau First 285 is a superb little cruise-racer from the Beneteau stable. Equally at home on the weekend club racetrack as she is family cruising, this design is a real all rounder. This Beneteau First 285 has been well maintained and is well equipped.
Built by Beneteau to designs by Jean Marie Finot
GRP Hull and deck
Volvo Penta 2002 18 hp marine diesel
Two blade propellor - new 2013
Speed approx 6 knots
Two 12v batteries
Charged by engine alternator and 240v shore power
Sloop / Fractional rig
Aluminium mast and spars
All controls led back to the cockpit
Slab reef mainsail with three reefing points
Blue sail cover and lazy jacks
Furler for genoa
Bow sprit for spinnaker/cruising chute (removable)
Fully battened mainsail by Hyde 2012 .
Furling headsail - UV strip replaced 2012
Cruising Chute Seateach 2011
Two 2-speed Lewmar winches
Two single speed Lewmar winches
Autohelm 2000 Raymarine
VHF (DSC) Standard Horizon with AIS receiver
2015 Garmin 556s chart plotter /GPS 2012
Wind/Speed Log and Depth sounder
Nav Lights and LED mast head lights.
Two double berths and one single in saloon
Forward cabin with two single / one double berth
Saloon with single berth to starboard
Table with drop leaves
Ample storage in lockers and shelves
Chart table with electrical panel and storage under table
Galley with Plastimo oven and 2 burner hob
Deep cool box
Heads compartment with marine WC and handbasin
Wet locker behind
Aft cabin with double berth
Pressurised water system 100 litres
Stereo radio and cd player with Ipod input
LED saloon and cabin lights
CQR anchor chain and warp 30m
Blue Spray hood
Warps and fenders
Manual bilge pump
2 Dry powder Fire Ext.
Telescopic yacht legs which makes it easy to stand the boat upright on land or beach.
|Mooring Country:||United Kingdom|
|LOA:||8.74 m/29 ft|
|Length:||8.84 m/29 ft|
|Width:||3.02 m/10 ft|
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