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    £ 45,792
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    Beneteau - First 40.7 for sale

    Sailing BoatsRacing BoatsBeneteauFirst 40.7

    EU VAT Not paid

    Video walkthrough available on request

    Well maintained

    2019 Saildrive seal replaced

    This beautiful blue hulled Beneteau First 40.7 is found ready to sail away with a good inventory including racing and cruising sails.

    The Beneteau First 40.7 is a very successful design with over 700 sailing worldwide.

    She is powered by a Volvo MD 2040 38hp with 2 blade folding prop, serviced annually. Accommodation is provided in 3 cabins and the saloon, offering space for up to 10 people. 

    Equipped with a good set of Raymarine electronics with i70 repeaters.

    Broker comments

    This professionally maintained First 40.7 combines a sleek and sophisticated racer with all the comforts of a luxurious cruiser.

    Her Bruce Farr-designed hull and powerful rig provide excellent performance on the race course, cruising or in port.

    The extra-roomy cockpit features removable lockers that provide more space and less weight for racing.
    Dimensions and Tankage

    LOA     11.99m

    Beam  3.75m

    Draft   2.4m

    Air draft         17.88m

    Fuel volume (total)   135litres

    Number of fuel tanks            1

    Fuel tank material     Stainless Steel

    Water volume (total)            300 Litres

    Number of water tanks         2

    Water tank material  Plastic

    1999 Volvo MD2040 38hp

    2 balde folding prop

    Sail drive

    Sail drive seal replaced - 2019

    New heat exchanger housing - 2019
    Sails and Rigging

    Fractional Sloop

    Standing rigging type -  Rod Rigging

    Standing rigging age -  2013

    Running rigging type - Mixture of Dyneema Halyards and Braid

    Running rigging age - Various


    Main sails

    Cruising - Dacron Cruising main – used

    Racing – Doyle Pentex with Taffeta Heavy Main – used

    Racing – North 860-M Carbon/Aramid Light main – 2010 - Good condition, not used much


    Cruising - Dacron No1 – used

    Cruising - Dacron No3 – good condition

    Cruising - Dacron No4 – very good condition

    Racing – Banks Carbon Light No1 – almost new, only used a few times

    Racing – McWilliams Pentex with Taffeta Heavy No1 – used


    Cruising – Sobstadt Cruising – good condition

    Racing – Kemp 0.75 light – good condition

    Racing – Kemp 1.5 heavy – good condition


    Storm sails x 1
    Deck Gear

    Lewmar Self-tailing Manual winches

    6 Fixed mooring cleatt

    Anchor - Delta (new)

    Anchor weight           20kg

    Chain material           Galvanised Link chain

    Chain length              Approx 25m

    Warp length               Approx 25m
    Navigation Equipment

    Raymarine C80 GPS Colour Plotter

    ICOM VHF ICM432G with mic

    Digital yacht 1000 Class B Trasnponder and Receiver AIS


    Raymarine Digital i70’s and repeaters (Wind/ speed/ log/ depth)

    Navigation lights - Stern, Bow and Tricolour

    Safety Equipment

    Liferaft - Plastimo ORC

    Flares (some out of date)

    EPIRB - GPS Locator beacon with fixed mount

    Horseshoe  x2

    Danbuoy x1

    Fog horn

    1st Aid kit

    Electric bilge pump

    Manual bilge pump

    Emergency tiller


    3 double cabins plus additional bunks in saloon (10 total)

    1 heads with manual toilet 

    Interior wood finish type - Cherry

    Upholstery type

    Saloon – White Faux leather    

    Cabins – Textile

    (Spare set a navy covers for all seats available)






    Freezer (Small one within fridge)
    Recent Maintenance

    March 2020

    Lift out, scrub, antifoul and topsides polish

    New domestic battery



    New anchor

    New heat exchanger housing

    Rudder removed and bearings serviced

    Engine seawater seal replaced

    Lift out, scrub, antifoul and topsides polish


    Nicolle Associates offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
    * This vessel is EU VAT not paid.
    * As always photographs do not do justice so a viewing is highly recommended.
    * This boat is lying in Beaulieu, UK.
    * © 2020 Nicolle Associates
    ...Read full description
    SubcategoryRacing Boats
    Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
    Year built1999
    Sales statusavailable
    LOA11.96 m/39 ft
    Length12.5 m/41 ft
    Width3.73 m/12 ft
    KW38.0 hp
    No. of cabins3
    No. of berths7
    WC & bathrooms1

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