Beneteau First 44.7. Launched 2004
If you are looking to tick both boxes, well here's your boat!
An extremely competitive Bruce Farr design club racer as well as a well-appointed and comfortable family cruiser.
This boat punches above its weight both on the racecourse or cruising the coast.
Inside there are 3 cabins, 2 heads, spacious living quarters, L-shaped galley and 6'4"of headroom throughout, all within this quick sailing boat.
The extensive inventory includes a comprehensive instrument package (Raymarine) including chart plotter and auto-pilot, as well as a full set of racing sails (Doyle) and cruising sails, 5 spinnakers - one of which has only been up once, carbon pole and electric hydraulic backstay.
The keel and rudder were professionally fared with underwater skin fittings fared into the hull when the vessel was commissioned.
New standing rigging was completed in December 2017.
New Harkin foil fitted early 2020.
Also, to make life easier it comes with oversize primary winches in the cockpit.
In cruising mode, there are a full set of canvas covers, cockpit cushions, spray dodger (new), stainless steel BBQ - all under 2 years old as well as an electric anchor winch and Norths boat cover.
Meticulously maintained, both mechanically and structurally, by both the original owner and now the second owner.
This boat is well worth a look and represents excellent value.
For a Covid safe appointment contact exclusive agents RAMYB 0419 633 345.
This boat is ready to go.
Family, Cruising, Racing
Farr Yacht Design
Beneteau Yachts France
4 Cylinder Yanmar diesel 55 HP, with Sail Drive and three blade folding propellor
440 litre across 3 tanks
L shaped with Stainless steel sink, two burner gas stove/oven, chest fridge, microwave
2 burner stove, gimbled oven and Microwave
Hot Water System
Preasure hot and cold water off engine and 240V
Double (Pullman) V Berth forward with ensuite, nav station to port, fold down dinette to starboard, galley to starboard, head/shower to port, twin double cabins aft
X3 including cockpit shower
TV's x2, Stereo-Rockford Bluetooth USB with saloon and cockpit speakers
Wheel, Main, Full Boat Cover, New Spray Dodger, Hatch tent and sun awning
CGR Anchor + spare, 60 m chain, deck wash,
To AYF Cat 7 plus EPIRB, flares, Liferaft for 6 pax (new in 2015 but out of service), 2 personal EPIRBS
Electric and manual
Yes, new in 2015; out of service
VHF radio, Rochford Bluetooth stereo, 200W fold up solar panel. 240V shore power with battery charger and outlets
Raymarine E Series Chart Plotter, Raymarine wind instruments, speedo, depth sounder; ST6001 autopilot
Main Doyle Carbon
Jib #1 Doyle Carbon
Jib #2 Doyle Carbon
Jib #3 Doyle Carbon
2x cruising No1's and #3
Spinnaker symmetrical x4 (1 near new)
Asymmetric spinnaker (North)
Mast / Rigging
Double swept spreader, 7/8 rig, twin groove Harken forestay(as new), carbon spinnaker pole, electric/hydraulic backstay and removable lazy jacks. Standing rigging replaced in 2017.
New bow sprit for assy and anchor storage, Self Tailing Harken winches: 64x2 S/T(oversized primaries), 48x2 S/T, 44x2 S/T. Teak laid in cockpit. Gas barbeque for transom, cockpit cushions, swim ladder, fenders, mooring lines etc