The Beneteau Antares 6 is a cleverly designed “Peche –Promenade”, diesel powered dayboat/weekender capable of up to 18 - 20kts with an enclosed wheelhouse. Shaft driven with a good sized skeg beneath the engine means she is a stiff and stable platform at sea for both fishing and cruising.
2 berth accommodation, including a separate marine heads, pilot & co-pilot seats and a large cockpit with seating and table.
Designed by the Beneteau Power design team and Sarrazin and built by Beneteau in 2007.
White GRP, semi displacement hull with blue style lines. White GRP deck and superstructure with moulded in non slip and self draining aft cockpit. Stern mounted grp bathing platform. Rubber rubbing strake. Internal GRP structural mouldings. Varnished mahogany internal joinery.
Single Volvo D3 110hp five cylinder diesel engine. Fresh water cooled with heat exchanger. Flexibly mounted in sound deadened compartment beneath cockpit. Reversing reduction gearbox with shaft driven 3 bladed propeller – new 2014. Single lever controls. Disc type rope cutter. 273 engine hours recorded.
Engine serviced 2015 including new filters, fluids, impellor by owners engineer.
120 litres diesel in plastic tank
100 litres fresh water in flexible tank
25 litres hot water –heated by engine and 220v.
12v system. 3 x 12v batteries charged by engine alternator. Isolation switch in engine box. Multi function distribution panel. 12v Interior and navigation lights. 2 x 12v Vetus windscreen wipers. 12v outlet by helm. Sony stereo radio/cd player. 12v Television.
220v system. Shore connection, RCCB, Battery charger, immersion heater, 220v outlet.
Plastimo helmsman’s compass
Raymarine A65 GPS/Chart plotter
Icom IC-M411 DSC VHF radio
Wide side decks with good sized stainless steel guardrails leading to foredeck with draining and opening anchor locker. Stainless steel grabhandles on cabin top. Bow roller with self stowing 10kg Brittany type anchor, chain and warp. Steps into self draining cockpit with C shaped seating and cockpit table. Teak capped aft bulwarks with fishing rod holders and mooring line fairleads. Stern door leading to bathing platform with stainless steel, fold out boarding ladder. Hinged cockpit sole hatch with access to engine and stowage for fenders, warps etc. Blue full cockpit enclosure canopy. New 2012 - requires 1 replacement zip.
2 berths forward. Blue vinyl upholstery, storage outboard and below berths. Opening deck hatch over.
Separate heads compartment with manually operated Jabsco marine toilet. Small galley with cartridge type single burner gas stove. GRP sink with pressurised hot and cold water (added in 2012). Waeco 42 litre front opening 12v fridge.
Enclosed wheelhouse with adjustable (fore and aft) helm and co pilot seats. Helm position with wheel and instruments. Opening side windows to wheelhouse. Sliding rear door access to cockpit.
Rugged and well known for their seakeeping abilities the Antares range from Beneteau has developed over many years and the range has evolved more towards cruising comfort in addition to fishing practicality. The Antares 6 was developed specifically for the day/overnight boater and was the first boat of this size to offer a comfortable interior with a separate heads.
In this instance Fox’s Yacht Sales are acting as brokers for the vendor. The vendor has provided the information enclosed and whilst we endeavour to ensure the accuracy, the details are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed. Any prospective purchaser is advised to check the boat specification thoroughly and to employ at their expense a qualified marine surveyor and/or engineer to check the specification and condition of this craft and its equipment.
Ipswich, Suffolk IP2 8SA