Beneteau First 33.7 for sale

Chatham, United Kingdom

Listed price £29,500 GBP

General information
Beneteau First 33.7
Used sail boat for sale
$36,372 USD | Listed price £29,500 GBP
Name of boat
Ghost Train
Berret - Racoupeau
Length overall
Length waterline
5.29 tons (U.S.)
Fin Keel
Chatham, United Kingdom

About this Beneteau First 33.7


1996 Beneteau First 33.7 £29,500
A popular cruiser/racer with spacious accommodation, all necessary creature comforts and a straightforward rig for relaxed shorthanded cruising. However, they have excellent performance and will shine on the race circuit with a keen crew and go-faster sails. A 2019 survey report is available on request.

Please call our Kent – Chatham Office+44 (0)1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing.


The accommodation offers up to six berths with two separate double sleeping cabins outside of the saloon with 1.81m headroom. Forecabin with double berth with stowage under. Hanging locker. Opening hatch to deck. Separate heads compartment to port with marine toilet, shower and washbasin. Saloon with two settee berths, fixed table with drop leaves and opening hatch to deck. Two opening portlights. Chart table to starboard. Galley opposite with two burner gimballed gas cooker with grill and oven, stainless steel sink and coolbox. 150 litres water capacity supplying hot and cold pressurised water to galley and heads.  Opening ports over galley and chart table. Double aft cabin, opening ports and hanging lockers. Webasto diesel fired central heating.  Cream coloured upholstery.

Sails and Spars

Fractionally rigged Bermudian sloop. Anodised aluminium keel stepped mast and boom by Selden 2016. Ridged kicker. Carbon spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging 2016. Terylene running rigging. Backstay adjuster (manual). Sailspar continuous line headsail reefing. Slab reefing to mainsail with lazyjacks. All lines led aft.


1 x Mainsail (One Sails 2016 good condition)

1 x No1 (One Sails 2016 good condition)

2 x Spinnakers (year unknown good condition)


2 x Sheet winches (Lewmar)

2 x Halyard winches (Lewmar)


Mechanical Systems

Located abaft the companionway, Yanmar 2GM two-cylinder 18hp diesel engine. Electric start. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to 2 bladed folding propeller. Single lever control. Cruising speed 5.5 knots.  Maximum speed 6.5 knots.

Electrical System

2 x 12-volt batteries 2019 charging from the engine alternator, shore power connection with 240-volt ring main and immersion heater.


Deck Equipment

  • Chain/Warp 13m
  • Anchor CQR
  • Mainsail Cover
  • Sprayhood (Grey)
  • 4 x Fenders
  • Winter storage cradle

Navigation Equipment

  • Compass
  • Depth (Raymarine)
  • Speed/Log (Raymarine)
  • Windspeed/Direction (Raymarine)
  • VHF Radio (ICOM IC-M411)
  • GPS/Chartplotter (Raymarine)
  • Autopilot
  • Navigation lights
  • Masthead light


Safety Equipment

  • Fire blanket
  • Jackstays
  • Cockpit harness points
  • Deck light
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy
  • Bilge pump (manual & electric)
  • Radar reflector


History and Construction

This Beneteau First 33.7 was built by Beneteau in 1996 to a design by Jean Berret. White GRP hull with style stripes. Teak toe rail. White GRP superstructure with moulded non slip decks. Teak laid cockpit seating. Deep cast iron fin keel with lead bulb. Spade rudder. Tiller steering with tiller extension. Aft self-draining cockpit.

Boat Insurance

As one the UK’s largest Brokers with over 220 boats for sale we are able to introduce you to Boat Insurance providers that offer all types of Boat Insurance including insurance for Yachts, Sailing Boats, Motor Cruisers, Narrowboats, Inland Waterway Craft, Barges, Houseboats, Speedboats, Rigid Inflatable Boats, Waterski Boats, Jet Skis, Personal Watercraft, Dinghies, Fishing Boats, Commercial Boats, Boats in Build or Refit.

Just call 01634 571605 or e-mail to request an insurance quote for this boat or your current boat.

RYA Training

Clarke & Carter Kent, through its strategic alliance with Elite Sailing, an accredited RYA training centre, can offer Professional and Leisure qualifications at every level from beginners’ to very experienced for both sail or power. This includes from RYA Day Skipper to RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, Offshore and Ocean qualifications giving you a chance to begin, improve or broaden your knowledge and boat handling skills on its fleet of Jeanneau Yachts and various Motorboats. Elite Sailing are also able to offer RYA DSC VHF Radio, First Aid, and Diesel Maintenance courses as well as one to one own boat tuition. Please call Elite Sailing on 01634 890512 to discuss your specific training needs. Please quote promotional code CCK1 when calling to receive details of their exclusive offers to Clarke & Carter Customers.   

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and 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 conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

Read more

1 x Yanmar 2GM
Fuel capacity
12 gallons (U.S.)
Maximum speed
9 mph
Cruising speed
6 mph
Number of cabins
Number of berths
This Beneteau First 33.7 has been viewed 208 times
Broker/Dealer Information

Clarke & Carter - Kent

Mr Peter Norris
Chatham Maritime Marina Leviathan Way
United Kingdom
Please mention that you saw this boat on TheYachtMarket.

Setting the standards in yacht broking and conveyancing since 1912

Find out more

Thank you

Your message has been sent.

Ask for more photos

Email to a friend

Report this boat

Thank you, your message has been sent

Why not register your interest in these similar boats?

We will send the following details to the sellers of the selected boats: Your name, email address, phone number (if provided). your country and which boat(s) you are interested in.

Request More Information

Change units of measure

This feature requires cookies to be enabled on your browser.

Show price in:
Show lengths, beam and draft in:
Show displacement or weight in:
Show capacity or volume in:
Show speed in:
Show distance in: