BENETEAU First 32s5, A cruiser/racer with the emphasis on performance, the First 32s5 has an ultra modern interior with a stunning match of polished steel, alloy and teak joinery. And her performance matches her sharp looks - definitely a boat to turn heads. This example is in regular use and has been regularly updated under current ownership for the past 11 years. Upgrades include Eberspacher warm air heating, copper coat and a good compliment of electronics.
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Six berths in three cabins. From forward: Forward cabin with two single berths converting to a double with an infill. Hanging lockers, shelving and deck hatch. Folding doors to saloon with two settee berths with stowage under, folding leaf saloon table between and eye level lockers. Eberspacher D3L warm air diesel heating with 3 outlets.
L shaped galley to port with two stainless steel sinks (hot and cold pressurised fresh water supply, large built-in fridge box, sliding worktop and cooker with two burners and oven. Large amount of galley stowage.Access door to double aft cabin with lockers.
Forward facing chart table to starboard with chart stowage, electrical distribution panel and stowage under seat. Door to heads compartment with stainless steel sink, shower and Jabsco marine toilet.
Blue draylon upholstery throughout. 240V ring mains system.
Fractional sloop rig with double spreaders. Silver anodised aluminium mast and boom by Z Spars, 1989. Stainless steel Dyform standing rigging, new in 2006 with adjustable backstay tensioner. Terylene running rigging, mostly led aft to the cockpit with spinnaker halyard. Whisker pole. Two Lewmar 40 primary winches. Two Lewmar 26 coach roof winches. Slab reefing to mainsail with lazy jacks. Headsail furling system. Main sheet traveller.
Located under companionway. Volvo Penta Located under companionway. Volvo Penta MD2002 18hp two-cylinder diesel engine in excellent cosmetic condition, single lever engine controls. Full engine instrumentation and fuel gauge.
The engine has been serviced annually by the current owner and has proven very reliable under his care.
2 x 12V batteries leisure (new 2016) and 1 12v red flash starter battery charging via engine alternator. Shorepower system with ringmains, battery charger and immersion coil for water heating. Electrical distribution panel. Full cabin lighting.
Built by Beneteau in 1989. White grp hull with style stripes and large sugar scoop type transom. White grp coachroof with moulded non skid decks. Cast iron fin keel with bulb giving a draft of 1.7m. Tiller steering to balanced rudder. Self draining cockpit and anchor well. Teak slats to cockpit seats and sole. Stainless steel coachroof grab handles. Stainless steel rails, stanchions and lifelines. Alloy toe rails. Midship cleats. Large cockpit locker with shelf. Lazarette locker.
Subject to negotiation: Zodiac Fast Roller 2.85M inflatable with Yamaha 4HP 4Stroke outboard.
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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.