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|Location||Ferry Nab, Cumbria, United Kingdom|
|Tax Status||Tax Paid|
|Max Draft||1.2 m|
|Min. Draft||1.2 m|
|Propeller Type||2 Blade|
|Fuel Tanks||1 x 27 litres|
|Fresh Water Tanks||1 x 70 litres|
The Beneteau First 285 is cracking family sailing yacht from this famous French yard. Great first yacht with accommodation for six people in 2 double cabins and the saloon.
Comes with an SBS launching trolley.
GRP Hull, deck and superstructure. Stainless pull-pit and push-pit fittings connected by twin guard-wires. Alloy toe rail. Wing Keel (1.2m draft) and spade rudder with tiller steering.
Volvo 2001 9hp inboard diesel engine. Two blade fixed pitch prop. 2 x 12V batteries charged via engine alternator. 27 litre fuel tank 70 litre fresh water tank.
Rigging and Sails
Fractional rigged Bermudan sloop with deck stepped alloy mast and spars. Stainless steel standing rigging and Terylene running rigging. Slab reefed main with Lazy Jack bag and furling Genoa.
The sail wardrobe includes:
- Furling Genoa
Both sails are said to be in "average condition".
Ruby has 5 adult berths and a shorter child's berth in two cabins and the saloon. The fore-cabin has a double V-berth with infill, one full length and one short settee berth in the main saloon and a generous double aft cabin with hanging locker.
The galley, to port, comes equipped with pressurised cold water, two burner gas hob, grill and oven mounted on gimballs, stainless sink, cool box and a variety of storage lockers.
To starboard there is a rear facing chart table with electronics panel. The separate heads compartment has a sea toilet with holding tank and a wash basin.
Diesel cabin heating greatly extends the comfortable use of the boat into the colder months.
Well equipped for the lake the inventory includes:
- Depth sounder
- Anchor, chain & warp
- Bilge pump
- Navigation lights
- Radio / CD
- Fenders & warps
- Spray hood
- Cabin heating
- Boarding ladder
- SBS Launching trolley
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.