Beneteau First 31.7 for sale

Southampton, United Kingdom

£49,995 GBP

Tax Paid / Included

Beneteau First 31.7
General information
Beneteau First 31.7
Used sail boat for sale
£49,995 GBP
Tax / VAT status
Paid / Included
Name of boat
Length overall
9.65 metres
Length waterline
8.79 metres
3.23 metres
Southampton, United Kingdom

About this Beneteau First 31.7


Beneteau First 31.7, 2006 model presented in very good condition, finished with light grey hull and white topsides, all of the standing rigging has been replaced and was done in Jan2020, fitted with the yammer 3ym20 diesel with sail drive unit and try folding prop, two full sets of sails, original sails from factory are Halsey sails both main and Genoa and the spinnaker is a code 4 symmetrical, she has all the tackle to fly the spinnaker inc sheets and tweezers, the 2nd set of sails are from North sails and inc a jib and a fully battened main and also an unused storm jib, looked after most of her life on the Hamble by HYS Marine, this year she was freshly anti fouled with new anodes, sail drive replaced and a full service so she really is ready to go, having done only 422 hours she is a rare find in this condition, she has navtex, Raymarine chart plotter and auto-pilot, upgraded fusion sound system, upgraded 30mtr anchor chain, down below she offers great accommodation with lots of natural light penetration, cream seating and light wood, 2 very generous cabins, an ideal family cruiser and race yacht when required, available to view now.

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Sail Area

I : 38.94 ft
J : 11.29 ft
P : 35.43 ft
E : 12.80 ft
Working Sail Area : 574.79 sq ft

Manufacturer Provided Description

Derived from the famous Figaro Bénéteau, this 31 footer is an aknowledged benchmark in cruising as well as racing.

Additional Description

  • Deck plate for detachable forestay.
  • ?Tuff Luff? grooved forestay (in place of genoa furling gear).
  • Wide sprayhood with two frames, in grey.
  • Pulpit with opening forward.
  • Freshwater foot pump.
  • 2 lee cloths.
  • 50 L or 88 L rigid WC holding tank with sea/shore pump-out.
  • Waterproof speakers to cockpit.
  • Varnished soles.
  • Windex windvane.
  • Raymarine 3 display Multifunction Repeaters to mast with ST60 remote control.
  • Automatic pilot: ST6001 Plus controller and computer with compass and LS40 helm drive.
  • Raymarine PC Interface (RS32 input/output series in PC format).
  • Helmsman?s footrest.

Additional Description

Convenient stowage space and handling positions:

  • Teak slatted cockpit seats.
  • Two teak slatted helm seats port and starboard, sloping outwards for more comfort at the helm.
  • Life-raft stowage in aft of cockpit.
  • Large sail locker to starboard.
  • Gas locker.
  • Self-draining cockpit.

Additional Description

  • Woodwork in pear-coloured Mukali.
  • The sole is laminated with black strips.
  • Accommodation layout: 1 owner?s cabin forward, 1 aft cabin, 1head, L-shaped galley.
  • Double berth (2 x 1.40 m) with mattress.
  • Shelving along the hull.
  • Hanging locker.
  • Under-berth stowage.
  • Lewmar T30 opening deck hatch with blind for ventilation and natural light. This hatch also provides an emergency exit to the deck if necessary.
  • Halogen deckhead light.
  • Headroom: 1.82 m.
  • Symmetric saloon with settees and mattress providing two sea berths.
  • Square drop-leaf saloon table with stainless steel base and bottle stowage to centre.
  • Shelving along the hull.
  • 2 fixed hull ports.
  • 1 x Lewmar T30 deck hatch over saloon table.
  • 2 x Lewmar T1 opening ports to coachroof coamings.
  • 2 halogen deckhead lights with independent switches.

Additional Description

The electrical circuit comprises:

  • 1 x 12V - 70 Amp engine battery.
  • 1 x 12V - 70 Amp service battery.
  • 9-switch 12 V electrical panel.

Additional Description

  • Laminated work surface with fiddle that also acts as a handrail.
  • Stainless steel sink.
  • Hot and cold pressurised mixer tap.
  • Stowage under sink with baskets.
  • Waste bin.
  • 12 V (70 L) refrigerating unit with storage baskets, insulated with injected polyurethane foam.
  • Gimballed 2 burner hob with grill and stainless steel protection bar which also serves as a handrail.
  • Stowage lockers for utensils, crockery and food.
  • Lewmar T1 opening port to coachroof coaming above cooker.
  • An halogen deckhead light.

Additional Description

  • Stainless steel pulpit forward with wide space for anchor handling.
  • Bi-colour navigation lights fixed to pulpit.
  • Stainless steel pushpit in two parts with ensign staff holder and closing guardrail.
  • A double row of adjustable stainless steel guardrails surrounds the boat.
  • 8 stainless steel shaped stanchions with flush moulded stainless steel bases (Bénéteau patent).
  • Teak toe-rails surrounding the deck.
  • Two stainless steel handrails bolted to the coachroof.

Additional Description

  • 21 HP Yanmar Sail Drive engine.
  • Engine compartment insulated with alveolate foam.
  • Fuel tank with approx. 30 L capacity and sediment filter.
  • Engine hatch built into the cockpit.
  • Water and fuel filters and sediment reservoir.

Additional Description

  • The hull is single-skinned laminated GRP.
  • A structural inner moulding with uni-directional fabric is bonded and laminated to the hull. Its structural role is important as it takes and absorbs the stresses at pressure points (chain plate tie rods, keel, rudder etc.) and spreads any loads, guaranteeing reduced strain on the hull. The surface to the inner hull makes cleaning easier and provides a better finish.
  • The hull gel coat is grey.

Additional Description

  • The deck is balsa sandwich construction (glass fibre, balsa, polyester resin) for an optimal strength/weight ratio and for good thermal and sound insulation.
  • A roughened non-slip surface increases safety over all deck surfaces.
  • An inner deck moulding is sealed to the deck to round off the finish.
  • The deck is reinforced under deck fittings (winches, tracks, U-bolts, cleats).

The Company 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.

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Fuel capacity
30 litres
This Beneteau First 31.7 has been viewed 138 times
Broker/Dealer Information

Southampton Waters Yacht Sales Ltd

Mr Richard Stead
Unit 7/8 Building 2, Shamrock Quay, William Street
SO14 5QL
United Kingdom
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