Beneteau First 21.7 (2006) for sale in Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom

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The Beneteau First 21.7, located in Burnham-on-Crouch, UK, is a 2006 model known for its lift keel design and is in excellent condition. With an overall length of 6.38 metres and a beam of 2.46 metres, this well-maintained boat boasts new standing rigging, reefing lines, a stackpack, and a recently serviced Yamaha 6hp outboard engine. Accommodating four in one cabin, its interior is light and airy, featuring a single ring gas hob, sink, and ample storage. The boat is rigged for both symmetric and asymmetric spinnakers, including a fully battened mainsail and furling jib. Additionally, it comes equipped with comprehensive electrical systems, navigation aids, a 12V battery, and a transom-mounted solar panel. Safety equipment includes manual bilge pumps, a fire extinguisher, and a grab bag with flares. The sale includes a galvanised four-wheeled road trailer serviced in 2019. Viewing is by appointment through the Essex Office.

General information
Beneteau First 21.7
Used sail boat for sale
Groupe Finot
Length overall
6.38 metres
Length waterline
6.25 metres
2.46 metres
1.78 metres
1,305 kg
Lifting Keel
Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom

About this Beneteau First 21.7


A tidy example of these well-known lift keelers in really nice condition.  The present owner has kept the vessel well maintained and she benefits from new standing rigging, reefing lines, stackpack and recently serviced outboard. 

Viewing by appointment at our Essex Office 01621 785600


The simple accommodation offers four berths in one cabin - double berth forward and two quarter berths. Single ring gas hob. Sink. Storage around galley and under berths. Striped upholstery forward and leatherette aft. Hull ports. Non scratch saloon floor. Light and airy interior. 

Spars & Sails

Fractional rigged Bermudan sloop. Deck stepped alloy mast and boom by Z-Spars. Stainless steel standing rigging (New 2024). Fully battened mainsail. Stackpack (New 2024). Dyneema tapered halyards and Dyneema sheets. Dyneema backstay. All control lines lead aft (Reefing Lines and Outhauls New 2024)

  • Transom Cradle for Mast Lowering
  • Harken Winches 
  • Rigged for symmetric and asymmetric kites
  • UK Sails - Fully Battened Mainsail
  • Ullman - Furling Jib
  • Ullman - Gennaker & Deck Bag
  • Gennaker Pole 

Mechanical Systems

Located on transom bracket, Yamaha 6hp outboard engine, Battery Charging (Recently Serviced) Separate fuel tank.

Electrical Systems

  • 12 volt battery
  • LED Cabin Lighting 
  • USB Charging Points
  • Transom mounted solar panel 25w and charge controller 
  • Battery Isolator, Fuse box and wiring replaced in 2023 

Deck Equipment

  • Anchor with 10m of Chain & 15m Rope
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guard wires
  • Sail cover
  • Sprayhood
  • Halyard bags
  • Winch Handle Pocket 
  • Boarding ladder
  • Various warps and fenders
  • Padded Seat Cushions 
  • Swimming Ladder

Navigation Equipment

  • Masthead navigation lights 
  • Nexus Navigation -  Wind (True & Apparent) - Boat Speed - Water Depth & Temp
  • Masthead Wind Sensor
  • Raymarine Autohelm ST1000
  • Fusion audio with independent cabin and cockpit speakers 
  • VHF radio with masthead ariel 

Safety Equipment

  • Two manual bilge pumps
  • Fire extinguisher 
  • Grab bag with flares

Additional Equipment

  • Galvanised four-wheeled road trailer
  • Sparewheel and trailering board
  • Serviced 2019
  • Trailer plate 2000KG


White GRP hull with style stripes.  Alloy toe rails.  White GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip decks.  Lifting keel.  Twin lifting rudders.  Tiller steering.  Aft self-draining cockpit. 

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 Yamaha
Fuel capacity
23 litres
Maximum speed
11 kph
Cruising speed
9 kph
Broker/Dealer Information

Clarke & Carter - Essex

Burnham Yacht Harbour
Burnham on Crouch
United Kingdom
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