The Beneteau First 235 is an easy to handle, fast, trailerable four berth sailing yacht with large cockpit which is ideal for families. Fitted with a modern 8 hp four stroke Mercury outboard the sale of this Beneteau First 235 includes a four wheel braked trailer
Accommodation is for four persons in two cabins. (Includes the saloon)
The forward part of the vessel has two single berths in the usual 'V' configuration.
A double cabin is at the after end of the yacht and to port.
The 'L' shaped galley is to port at the after end of the saloon and local to the dining area for ease of catering and entertaining.
The dining area will seat a full crew.
The galley is fitted with a two ring gas cooker, cool box, sink. manual fresh water pump.
The private head is equipped with a sea toilet.
The navigation station is to port with aft facing seat.
In the cockpit :-
Main steering compass new Plastimo Mini Contest 2017
Navman echo sounder.
Navman speed log.
Northstar wind speed and direction.
Northstar Explorer R310
Raymarine ST1000 autopilot fitted 2017
At chart table :-
Standard Horizon CP300 GPS chart plotter.
DSC VHF radio telephone.
FM radio CD player
Two sails are listed and are as follows:-
One Genoa (roller reefed)
One Mainsail (slab reefed)
Lazy jacks are fitted
The vessel has a fractional rig and all masts and spars are alloy
All running rigging is in good order
New running rigging for Genoa and mainsail reef lines in 2017
Third reef point and rigging fitted 2017
Standing rigging all checked 2017
Deck mounted spinnaker pole
8 hp Mercury four stroke outboard in good condition and serviced in June 2017
Remote fuel tank
Cruising speed 5 Knots
Maximum speed 7 knots
The ships electrical system is 12 volts throughout
One 12 volt heavy duty battery
240 volt shore power
13 Amp ring main
Large moveable solar panel
Large self draining after cockpit
Access to a stainless steel boarding ladder
Large cockpit locker to starboard
Stainless steel pulpit and pushpit
Full stainless steel guard rails
Navigational lighting to MCA standard.
Two deck hatches
Two primary winches
One control winch
After cabin ventilator
Cockpit centre main
Back stay adjuster
Danforth type anchor with chain and warp
20m galvanised chain new 2016 and previous 20m chain
A selection of warps and fenders
Modifications to rudder brackets to make more secure carried out in 2016
Horseshoe lifebuoy with safety light
Cockpit harness strong points
Manual bilge pump operated from cockpit
There is a trailer included with the sale of the vessel. It should be noted that the trailer should have brakes and bearings checked before being used
The Beneteau First 235 'Cygnet' is in very good condition both inside and out. The yachts saloon has been re-upholstered in a dark blue velvet type fabric with matching blue curtains.
Viewing of this ideal and inexpensive family cruising yacht is highly recommended.