This 1989 Beneteau First 305 comes with a Volvo 18HP diesel engine, six berths, 2017 standing rigging, 2012 McWilliam fully battened mainsail, 2007 Crusader furling genoa, spare mainsail, spare furling genoa, spinnaker, lazybag, 2016 sprayhood, colour chart-plotter, 2018 tiller-pilot, 2019 keel bolts and more. She has been well maintained and is very easy to handle. She is in very good condition and viewing is recommended!
Serial Number 579
White GRP hull and deck.
Fin keel with spade rudder and tiller steering.
Masthead Bermudan Sloop
Deck stepped alloy mast with a single set of spreaders
2017 Standing rigging
Profurl Furler on the forestay serviced in 2019 including dismantling and reassembling
Rope Running rigging
2012 McWilliam Mainsail (fully battened) with two reefing points, in excellent condition
2007 Crusader Furling Genoa 150% in good condition with new "Weathermax" UV Strip and reconditioned.
Spare Mainsail and Furling Genoa
Storm Jib (unused)
Spinnaker (lightly used)
2014 Navy Blue lazy bag
Spinnaker deck fittings and running rigging
Most of the lines are lead back to the cockpit
Pulpit, pushpit, stanchions and guardrails
Twin roller stem-head fitting
Anchor locker with drain, anchor, chain and warp
Mooring lines and fenders
4 x Mooring cleats
Genoa sheet tracks
Adjustable Mainsheet track (blocks etc. updated in 2019)
2 x Lewmar 40 Self-tailing Genoa Sheet winches
2 x Lewmar 8 winches on the coachroof with 5 x clutch jammers
1 x Lewmar 8 reefing winch at the mast
Teak slats on the cockpit seating
Tiller with 2019 Tiller Extension
2014 Navy Blue Sprayhood
Bathing platform with a swim ladder
In the cockpit
Raymarine Depth sounder
Target Wind speed/direction
2018 Raymarine ST2000 Tiller-Pilot
At the chart table
2009 Standard Horizon CP 300 Colour Chartplotter with C-Map UK/Ireland (new antenna 2018)
MLR Valsat GPS with separate antenna
2008 Icom IC-M411 DSC VHF radio with a 2018 mast antenna and emergency antenna
Teak interior with teak and holly sole .
Forward cabin with a double berth, opening deck hatch, hanging locker, shelving and storage space under the berth.
L-shaped settee in the saloon to port and a settee opposite to starboard (2 x single berths) with storage behind them.
Saloon table with folding leafs,
Brass clock and barometer
L-shaped galley to port with twin stainless steel sinks and cold pressurised water
Shelving and storage lockers
Two burner gas cooker with oven
Double berth in the aft cabin to port with shelf and hanging locker
Fixed window on the transom gives extra light into the aft cabin
Opening porthole in the aft cabin (into the cockpit)
Forward facing chart table to starboard opposite the galley with plenty of storage space
The Heads is aft of the chart table with wash hand basin and access to hanging/wet locker.
Ample stowage throughout.
Reading and over head lighting throughout
Zodiac Liferaft requires a service
2 x Fire Extinguishers
2019 Flare Pack (4 x flares and 1 x Parachute flare)
1 x Electric Bilge Pump
1 x Manual Bilge pump
2 x Horseshoe Buoys
Last surveyed in 2019
2019 Keel Bolts
Preventative epoxy treatment in 2003
Engine mounts replaced in 2007
1 x Engine battery 1 x 2019 Service battery (2016 battery terminals)
Large cockpit locker
2011 Folding 2 blade propeller
Spare 3 blade fixed propeller
2017 Cutlass bearing
Engine serviced and winterised annually
Antifouled in 2019
Stored ashore for 7 months every winter for the last 12 years.
"Ideal coastal family cruiser with a comfortable interior. She is set up for single handed sailing and is in excellent condition."
This boat has been well looked after and is easy to handle. She is priced to sell and viewing is recommended.