This is a Beneteau First 45.5, 1991 Year Model, A Charter Version Providing Ten Berths, a Deep Fin Keel, Wheel Steering, Slab Reefed Main Sail and a Perkins 55hp Diesel Engine.
Designed and built by Beneteau, Chantiers in France.
LOA: 14.20 mtrs / 46'5"
LWL: 13.70 mtrs / 44'9"
BEAM: 4.25 mts / 13'9"
DRAFT: 2.15 mts / 7'0"
GRP White Hull, Decks & Coach Roof.
The Hull was Epoxy Treated - Date TBC
Deep Fin & Skeg Keel.
Sailspar Aluminium Mast & Boom.
Stainless Steel Rod Standing Rigging (Last Replaced in 2010).
Stainless Steel Pulpit & Pushpit.
Double Bow Stainless Steel Anchor Roller.
Perkins 4 Cylinder 55hp Sea Water Cooled Diesel Shaft Driven Engine.
Cruising Speed: 7 knots.
Maximum Speed: 10 knots.
Engine Hours: 3214 (As of June 2015).
Engine Last Serviced - 2014.
Fuel Tank Capacity: TBC
Entering the boat via the stepped down companionway leads into a large saloon area, chart table and a U shaped seating area with an oval table that converts to a double berth on the starboard side.
LED Saloon Overhead Lights, Sony Bravia Flat Screen Television, Bose Speakers and a JVC Stereo.
On the port side there is access to a heads equipped with a Jabsco marina sea toilet, wash basin, shower, mirror and storage locker. Further forward on the same side is a linear galley equipped with a Smev gas cooker / grill with a 4 hob burner, two stainless steel sinks, 12v Fridge and ample storage cupboards.
Further forward there are two cabins with two bunk berths in each and a second heads accessible from both cabins.
This boat also has two aft double berth cabins.
Eberspacher Cabin Heating & Programme Controller.
White Fabric Upholstery and Dark Rosewood Joinery.
Plastimo Steering Compass.
Goiot Electric Anchor Windlass, Anchor, Chain & Warp.
Raymarine C90W (2012 - At Chart Table)
Standard Horizon Matrix AIS GX 2100 VHF Radio.
Tacktick MN 100 Speed, Depth & Wind Instruments.
Stainless Steel Boarding Ladder.
Warps & Fenders.
Bilge Pumps (Automatic & Manual).
2 x Fire Extinguishers.
Brass Clock & Barometer.
Dinghy & Outboard Engine.
Carbon Spinnaker Pole.
2 x Genoa Lewmar 56 Winches.
2 x Spinnaker Lewmar 46 Winches.
4 x Coachroof Lewmar 43 Winches.
7 x Clutches on Port Side Coach Roof.
8 x Clutches on Stb Side Coach Roof.
Adjustable Genoa Sheet Cars.
Adjustable JP3 Backstay.
Harken Main Sheet Traveller.
Main Sail - Quantum Laminate (2005).
Harken Genoa Furling System.
Blade No. 2 Sail (2005).
Genoa No. 1 (2005).
Genoa No. 2 (2004).
Genoa No. 3 (2004).
240v Shore Power & Lead.
1 x Double 13amp Socket in Saloon.
2 x Life Buoy Horse Shoes.
Stainless Steel Ensign Socket.
Rescue Throwing Sling.
Electric 240v Water Heater.
Pressurised Hot & Cold Water.
Water Tank Capacity: TBC
This yacht has been owned by the vendor since August 2008, during his ownership the stainless steel rod rigging has been replaced (2010), the boat has been completely re-wired and a Raymarine C90 fitted.
It was last lifted out for re anti-fouling and replacement of anodes TBC
3A Harbour Quay
Sovereign Yacht Harbour, Eastbourne
East Sussex, BN23 5QF