The Beneteau Antares 8 is a very popular weekender and a great boat for coastal cruising with excellent seaworthiness, all round visibility from the wheelhouse, a forward cabin with double berth, separate heads compartment and a safe and spacious cockpit. Flexible seating arrangement that can also be converted to a double berth. This Beneteau Antares 8 has easy access to the Nanni 200hp diesel engine. Hull anti-fouled and polished, new anodes fitted February 2018.
Dimensions & Construction
Dimensions LOA: 25 ft 4 in Beam: 9 ft 7 in Dry Weight: 6614 lbs HULL
Composition: Monolithic laminated polyester Hull counter moulding completely laminated in polyester White gel coat Semi-floating lower hull with extended V bow Keel allows for beaching (props and propeller guards optional)
Composition: Sandwich (Polyester resin - Glass fiber) Balsa core Surfaces with diamond-tip type non-slip covering White gel coat Part deck counter moulding at forward peak laminated in
polyester White PVC sheer rail guard along the hull-deck join
DECK EQUIPMENT Navigation lights = 1 all-round light on collapsible samson post
- Bi-colour navigation light Water draining scuppers on the catwalks (waterproof cockpit
fitted with a canvas cover to aft (optional))
MOORING LINES - GROUND TACKLE Stainless steel bow fitting Self-bailing mooring locker with closure hood and clench ring 4 Aluminium cleats (L 250mm / 10’’): 2 forward, 2 aft
SAFETY ON DECK Stainless steel half open pulpit surrounding the cockpit up to
the cockpit steps 2 Stainless steel handrails on wheelhouse uprights 2 Stainless steel handrails on wheelhouse hood
Cockpit dimensions = 2,40 m x 1,85 m / 7’10’’ x 6’1’’ Self-bailing cockpit 1 Large lockable locker in cockpit bottom assisted by 2 gas
pistons Gas box fitted into the wheelhouse starboard side upright Additional cockpit fittings (see optional extras) Gunwales in plain solid wood 2 Rod holders 2 Stainless steel fairleads Fuel deck filler on stern deck Cockpit gate Stainless steel swim ladder fixed to stern deck Lighting from 1 ceiling light
Engine & Tankage
Engine Nanni T4 200hp (147kw) Cruising speed 14 knots Max speed 21 knots The transmission is of a shaftline type 4 blade propeller Cable steering Engine available = Base TOYOTA (Nanni) T4 200 (200 HP / HP - 147 Kw) Trapdoor for access to engine compartment in wheelhouse floor Cover assisted by 2 gas pistons Engine compartment soundproofing with 40 mm / 1-1/2’’ thick leaded foam Rotation moulded plastic fuel tank (Capacity = 300 l / 79 US Gal) Fuel filter fitted with decanter Sea water filter Air intakes for engine hold cooling Seawater pump overhauled Sept 2019 Tankage: Fuel 300 litres Water 100 litres Holding tank 80 litres ELECTRICITY 6 funtion 12 V electrical panel 12 V socket 1 12 V 110 Ah battery for engine starting 1 Service battery 12 V 110 Ah Battery switch Power distributor Access to battery compartment through companionway steps Navigation lights = 1 all-round light on collapsible samson post - Bi-colour navigation light Lighting from 5 ceiling lights 2 Bilge pumps: 1 Manual pump, 1 Electric pump 1 Electric pump for shower draining
Accommodation for four people comprising of two double berths. Galley with stainless sink, pressurised hot and cold water, gas cooker and fridge. Heads with sea toilet and shower. INTERIOR: Paragon Beige upholstery (Saloon + Copilot seat + Cabin) Woodwork Alpi Mahogany Parquet type laminated floors
Headroom: 1,98 m / 6’6’’ Wheelhouse with translucent glass windscreen Blue-tinted opening side windows in PMMA 2 leaf aft window door in translucent PMMA Electro-polished aluminium frame with lock 2 Electric windscreen wipers Inside curtains (Windscreen, side windows and aft window
STEERING STATION (TO STARBOARD) Pilot console with space for electronics 6 funtion 12 V electrical panel Steering compass Rev counter Fuel and engine gauge indicator 12 V socket Oddment locker Steering wheel Encased side engine control 1 Padded pilot seat mounted on slide rail (translatory
adjustable). PVC Cushions Woven Beige Large storage cupboard under pilot seat Pilot footrests Lighting from 1 ceiling light Two seater co-pilot bench to port, facing forward, Corrado
GALLEY (TO STARBOARD) Laminated kitchen worktop Wooden flap to protect worktop Stainless steel sink Cold water mixer tap under pressure Fixed 2 hob cooker Front-opening 42 L icebox (refrigerator optional extra) Cutlery drawer 1 Storage cupboard with rubbish bag bracket
SALOON (TO PORT)
Headroom: 1,98 m / 6’6’’ Large saloon (capacity = 4 persons) convertible into double
berth (2,17 m x 1,17 m / 7’1’’ x 3’10’’) Multi-position forward bench seat (Co-pilot / Saloon / Berth) Large storage compartments under the forward bench seat Oddment locker Wooden saloon table Lighting from 1 ceiling light HEAD VERSION (TO PORT)
Headroom: 1,81 m / 5’11’’ Sliding door Polyester sink Storage cubbyhole Shower hose Mirror Marine toilet Rigid holding tank (Capacity = 88 l / 23 US Gal) Access trapdoor to water heater (optional extra) and to central plumbing Deck house opening porthole Lighting from 1 ceiling light
Headroom: 1,83 m / 6’ Double berth (2,15 m x 1,65 m / 7’1’’ x 5’5’’) Hanging locker Storage under berth Separation from forward cabin with a rail curtain Storage cubbyholes in hull skin Deck house sunroof with fitted mosquito net Lighting by a ceiling light and 2 reading lights
Main steering compass Icom DSC VHF new August 2019 Chart plotter combined GPS speed and log Echosounder New Tranducer March 2019 FM Radio Clock and barometer Nav lights Anchor with chain and warp Electric windlass Bathing platform with shower Boarding ladder Rod holders Electric bilge pump & manual bilge pump Warps and fenders.
Boat is currently afloat and can be viewed 7 days per week at Clyde Marina, Ardrossan.
In this case we are acting as brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and / or to have an engine trial conducted, which if carried out by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part. Note to seller and purchaser: If the boat you are selling or purchasing is registered, please ensure that the registration is completed after the sale of the boat. If the purchaser wishes to cancel the registration is the duty of the seller to contact the Registry and inform them that the registration is to be cancelled. If the purchaser wishes to continue with the registration, it is the duty of the purchaser to complete the relevant forms and post off the bill of sale to the Registrar.
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