Beneteau Oceanis 331 for sale

Southsea, United Kingdom

Listed price £44,995 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

General information
Beneteau Oceanis 331
Used sail boat for sale
$56,791 USD | Listed price £44,995 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Groupe Finot
Length overall
Length waterline
4.96 tons (U.S.)
Lifting Keel
Southsea, United Kingdom

About this Beneteau Oceanis 331


2001 Beneteau Oceanis 331 £44,995
This Beneteau Oceanis 331 with a lifting keel, wheel steering, twin rudders and bowthruster has spacious accommodation and a good inventory including full cockpit enclosure, Chartplotter, AIS, hot water, anchor windlass and heating. The standing rigging replaced in 2012. She has been well maintained and updated by the current owner who has owned the boat for the past 3 years. 7 berths in three cabins. This Beneteau 331 lift keel is competitively priced.

Viewing by appointment through our Kent Office 01634 571605.

Broker/Owners Comments

This is a great opportunity to buy a well-equipped yacht in good condition that is ideal for the South Coast with its lifting winged keel. This yacht has been sailed along the South and East Coast, across to Holland and Zealand and up to and in the Keel Canal and up to Denmark and Sweden as far as Stockholm. She would make a great family cruiser. Owner is open to reasonable offers.


The Beneteau Oceanis 331 offers 6 berths in 3 cabins with approx. 6'3" max. headroom. There is a double berth forward with hanging locker to port. A saloon with 2 settee berths and drop leaf saloon table. The starboard settee converts to a double berth. Two fixed hull ports. TV Ariel and TV fitted 2016.

It has an Aft facing chart table to port with storage space for books etc. It has a separate heads compartment starboard with Jabsco marine toilet (new pump 2019), 80 litre holding tank (new 2014) and wash basin. The U Shaped Galley is to port with Nelson two-burner gas cooker with oven and grill new 2016, stainless steel sink, 60 litre GRP ice box with 12v refrigeration unit.

The large aft cabin is to Starboard and has a large double berth with hanging locker. Green and cream upholstery. Curtains in saloon. Pressurised hot and cold water system, heated by immersion heater and via calorifer off the engine. 296 litre Plastic water tank. It has a 2KW Eberspacher diesel fired cabin heating system with two outlets. JVC Stereo system.

Sails and Spars

Fractional rigged sloop with single spreader rig. Deck stepped anodised Sparcraft aluminium mast and boom. Sparcraft Spinnaker pole. Stainless steel standing rigging (new 2012). Terylene running rigging replaced since 2013. Single line slab reefing mainsail with Lazyjacks and lazybag with lines led aft to cockpit. Sprung rod kicker. Facnor roller furling system. All lines led aft to Spinlock clutches in the cockpit.


  • 2 x Lewmar self-tailing Sheet winches
  • 2 x Lewmar self-tailing Halyard winches


  • 1 x Mainsail, Dacron, Wilkinsons, 2016  valeted 2018
  • 1 x Furling Genoa, Dacron, 2008 condition good – new UV strip 2013, valeted 2020
  • 1 x Cruising Chute, 2006, with snuffer and launch bag, condition good

Mechanical Systems

Located behind the companionway steps is a 2000 Volvo MD2030 three cylinder 29HP Diesel engine. Electric start. Freshwater cooled. Shaft drive to a 3 blade feathering bronze Volvo propeller with rope cutter. Single lever control. 75 litre plastic fuel tank giving an approximate 250 mile range at 6 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed 7 knots. Engine last service April 2019. Cutlass bearing last changed 2017.



Electrical Systems

Five 80AH 12v batteries (3 x domestic 1 x engine + 1 x Bowthruster ) Smart charging from engine alternator and 20amp battery charger (new 2009) via 240V shorepower supply. 50Watt Solar Panel 2017

Deck Equipment

  • 1 x Anchor, Delta 10Kg with 50m of chain and warp
  • Anchor windlass, electric new 2014
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and stanchions
  • Mainsail cover - Green
  • Sprayhood – Green
  • Cockpit Dodgers with name on
  • Swim ladder, folding– stainless steel
  • 4 x Mooring warps
  • 7 x Fenders
  • Full cockpit enclosure - Green
  • Dinghy - Waveco 204

Navigation Equipment

  • VHF ICOM M605 DSC VHF Radio with AIS and cockpit command mic (2015)
  • Echo Sounder – B&G Quad
  • Log/Speed – B&G Quad
  • Windspeed - B&G
  • Compass – Plastimo
  • Autopilot – Raymarine Evo Wheel pilot (2015)
  • Garmin Chartplotter (2013)
  • Radio/Cd Player JVC (2002)
  • Tide Clock
  • Navigation lights deck level
  • Masthead Tri and anchor lights

Safety Equipment

  • 2 x Fire Extinguishers
  • 1 x Gas Alarm
  • 1 x CO Detector
  • 1 x Fire Blanket
  • 2 x Jackstays
  • 1 x Deck Light
  • 1 x Radar Reflector
  • 1 x Lifebuoy
  • 1 x Bilge pump manual
  • 1 x Bilge pump electric
  • Emergency Tiller


Beneteau Oceanis 331 Clipper built by Beneteau to a Finot Design in 2001. White GRP hull and decks with moulded-in non-slip surfaces. Cast iron fixed ballast fin keel with winglets and lifting centre plate. Steering wheel to twin rudders. Anodised aluminium toe rail. Stainless steel pulpit, pushpits and stanchions. Walk through transom with sugar scoop bathing platform. Teak laid cockpit seats. Emergency Tiller. Last out of the water April 2019 when she was antifouled, anodes changed and hull polished. 2013 and 2016 survey reports available upon request.

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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.

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1 x Volvo Penta MD2030
Fuel capacity
18 gallons (U.S.)
Maximum speed
8 mph
Cruising speed
7 mph
Number of cabins
Number of berths
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Broker/Dealer Information

Clarke & Carter - Kent

Mr Peter Norris
Chatham Maritime Marina Leviathan Way
United Kingdom
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