Beneteau First 29 Was: £14500 Now £11,500
This 1984 Beneteau First 29 with a shoal draft fin keel has a practical and sea kindly design that will feel safe in heavy seas. A well equipped example of the First 29, she has been well maintained and is in good condition for her age. The internal headlinings are just being repaired and the hull is in the process of being polished and antifouled for the start of the season (February 2015) The First 29 is a fast and comfortable family cruiser with a large cockpit. The boat does require a lot of TLC, Owner is open to reasonable offers.
A viewing can be arranged through our Kent Office by calling 01634 571605.
6 berths in 3 cabins with approx. 6' max. headroom. V berth with in-fill forward in separate cabin. Two settee berths in saloon with drop leaf saloon table. Galley aft to port with two burner gas stove, grill and oven. Galley sink with foot pump water supply and chopping board cover. 12v fridge. Forward facing chart table aft to starboard with separate seat. Heads compartment aft to starboard behind chart table seat. Jabsco marine toilet & wash basin. Blue upholstery. Teak and holly stripe floorboards.
Fractional rigged sloop. Z-Spars silver anodised aluminium mast and boom 1984. Spinnaker pole, Stainless steel standing rigging year 2000. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail. Rotostay headsail furling system. 2 x self tailing sheet winches. 2 x halyard winches. 1 x other winch. Adjustable backstay.
The Beneteau First 29 is powered by a Yanmar 2GM20, twin cylinder, 18hp diesel engine located under companionway. Raw water cooled. Shaft drive to a two blade fixed propeller. Single lever Morse controls. 24 litre fuel capacity.
2 x 12 volt batteries (2005/10) charging from the engine alternator.
Shoal draft fin keel
Built in 1984 by Beneteau to a design by Groupe Finot, white GRP hull with red style stripes. Aluminium toe rails, white GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip to deck, fin keel, spade hung rudder, tiller steering, aft self draining cockpit. Owned by the current owner for the past 12 years, won several trophies in its class.
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Chatham Maritime Marina
Chatham, Kent ME4 4LP