Beneteau First 285

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Boat REF# 223750
Price
£14,950.00 Reduced
LOA 8.58m (28'2")
Year 1988
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Berths 6
Engine 1 x Diesel 18hp, Volvo 2002 (1988)
Lying Essex

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  • Contact Steve Booth
  • Telephone +44 (0)1621 744842
  • Mobile +44 (0)7773 767524
  • Email boats@boatshedessex.com

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Extra Details

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Designer Groupe Finot
Builder Beneteau
Lying Essex
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 20.0 ltr (4.4 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 20.0 ltr (4.4 G) Total - 1 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 20.0 ltr (4.4 G) Total - 1 Tanks

Mechanical

Engine 1 x Diesel 18hp
Engine make and model Volvo 2002 (1988)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering Tiller
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 2 Blade Fixed
Fuel consumption (approx) 1.5 ltr (0.3 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 6 knots

Solar Panel new in 2011.

Dimensions

LOA 8.58m (28'2")
LWL 7.39m (24'3")
Beam 3.00m (9'10")
Draft Min 1.60m (5'3")
Draft Max 1.60m (5'3")
Airdraft 12.20m (40'0")
Displacement 2,794kg (6,160.8lbs)
Headroom 1.87m (6'2")
Storage On mooring

Rig

10% discount on rigging

Sloop rigged Z Spars Aluminium spars (1988) with stainless steel standing rigging (unknown year)

Sails

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Mainsail Kemp - Slab (2013) 2 Reefs
Headsail Kemp - Furling (2013)
Other sails Cruising Chute (unknown year)
Storm Jib (unknown year)
Spare Main (unknown year)

Main and Genoa in very good condition - new 2013.

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels

Construction

10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Gelcoat finish

Accommodation

Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 2
Handbasin 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Icebox tick
Curtains tick
Pressurised water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

New Spinflow Nelson Cookers in 2011.
Electric pump for cold water.

2 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
VHF tick
Chart plotter tick
Stereo tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
Echo sounder tick

Standard Horizon CP180i Colour Chart Plotter - New 2013.
Autohelm Speed/Log.
Clipper Depth.
Clipper Wind.

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Ladder tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
2 anchors
(Plough & Danforth)
10.00m (32'10") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of warp
Sprayhood new in 2010.

Safety Equipment

Liferaft tick
Life buoys tick
Boarding ladder tick

1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 Electric)

4-Man Life Raft in Valise - Requires Servicing.

Broker's Comments

This Beneteau First 285 is a modern cruiser offering great sailing performance along with good accommodation, sleeping 4 comfortably and 6 at a push, they make an ideal family cruiser. There is a nice sized aft double cabin, a double cabin forward and then two single berths in the saloon.
This one has a set of Kemp sails purchased 2013 and a Standard Horizon Chart Plotter, also 2013, amongst the more recent upgrades.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Beneteau First 285 has been personally photographed and viewed by Steve Booth of Boatshed Essex. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.

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