Beneteau First 26 Cruiser/Racer built in 1985 to a Groupe Finot design. Excellent layout below decks with aft cabin, chart table and open plan saloon. Lifting keel version allowing the shallower areas of our beautiful water ways to be explored. Outboard version with electric start and controls mounted in cockpit. Comes complete with yard trolley.
This boat is now ashore for the winter with the cushions and sails removed. Those wishing to view should be aware of this and that use of a ladder is required to access the vessel. To arrange a viewing please call 015394 88050
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1
Manual bilge pump
Electrical Circuit: 12V
GRP hull, deck and superstructure with lifting ballast keel and tiller steering. White hull with non slip decks and beige and red decals. Boat is removed from the water every winter and underwater areas are regularly maintained. Deep self bailing cockpit with deep locker to starboard. Anchor well forward with anchor chain and warp.
Vessel powered by a 8hp Yamaha 4 stroke outboard engine situated on a fixed bracket at transom. The advantage of this system is that there is no smelly diesel inboard next to your head in the aft cabin and the servicing costs are substantially reduced. Single lever engine control in cockpit with electric start and choke.
Bank of two, 12V batteries situated beneath the companionway steps. These are recharged via the engine alternator or the solar charger.
Rigging & Spars
Bermudan sloop rigged yacht with deck stepped aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging and Terylene running rigging. All lines led aft for ease.
Slab reefing mainsail
Roller furling genoa
Four berths in two-cabin layout. One double in large aft cabin, one double in open plan fore peak. Separate L-shaped galley area on portside with stainless steel sink with fresh cold water, cool box and ample stowage space. Vessel has a gas fuelled 2-burner hob with oven and grill.
Enclosed heads area on starboard side of companionway with sea toilet, holding tank and wash hand basin. Hanging hooks for waterproofs.
One of the few boats on the market that has a proper chart table with seat and chart stowage. 12V panel with isolators at nav station.
Central drop leaved wooden table. Comfortable fabric covered seating.
Anchor with chain and warp
Manual bilge pump
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.