The Beneteau Oceanis 343 is a spacious family cruiser with easily handled, well mannered performance. This rare lifting keel version is ideal for exploring the shallow waters of the East Coast and beyond. Two sleeping cabins outside the saloon. Bow thruster, 2017 sails, fully furling rig, complete Raymarine kit and good inventory add up to a really compelling package.
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The layout offers up to six berths with two double sleeping cabins separate from the main accommodation.
In the fore cabin, good sized V berth with stowage under. Opening hatch to foredeck. Hanging lockers port and starboard.
In saloon, dinette to port with settee berth opposite. Fixed table with drop leaf. Chart table to starboard with galley opposite. Two burner gimballed gas cooker with grill. Stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water system. 255 litre freshwater capacity in two tanks. Refrigerator.
Separate heads compartment to starboard with marine toilet, shower and washbasin. Holding tank (70 litres). Aft cabin with large double berth and hanging locker.
Cream leatherette salon upholstery. Wallas diesel fired hot air central heating. Radio/CD player. TV/DVD.
Located behind the companionway, Year 2007 Yanmar 3YM30 three cylinder 29hp diesel engine. Electric start. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to three bladed fixed propeller. New shaft seal 2019. Single lever control. 75 litre fuel capacity in plastic tank giving approximately 200 mile range at 6 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed under power 7 knots. Last owner serviced in May 2019. Hours unknown.
Fractional rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (2007). Terylene running rigging. In mast mainsail furling. Facnor headsail furling system. Lines led aft to cockpit. Two Harken self tailing sheet winches. Two Harken self tailing control line winches. Whisker pole, grp.
Built in 2007 by Beneteau to a design by Jean Berret. White GRP hull with style stripes Alloy toe rails. White GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip to deck. Lifting keel. Twin rudders. Wheel steering. Aft self draining cockpit. The rudders were reinforced 2017. No recent survey. Keel system removed and fully serviced in 2019.
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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.