Beneteau First 305

Beneteau First 305

£10,000 ONO

Full specification

*****PRICE REDUCED*******

Although the vessel is sound in construction she requires some TLC to fully rejuvenate her.


Located under companionway in soundproofed and vented compartment. 1987 Yanmar 2GM20F, twin cylinder, 18hp marine diesel engine. Freshwater cooled. Electric start. Shaft drive via P-bracket to folding two-bladed propeller. Single lever engine controls. 27 litre fuel capacity. Approx. 5 knots cruising speed.


Two 12V batteries in two banks charging via engine alternator via split charge relay. One 110ah battery new June 2021. 240Vshore power charger. Solar panel with charge controller to both batteries. 12V switch panel.


Plastimo Contest bulkhead mounted compass
ICOM 505 DSC type VHF radio with Navico cockpit speaker
NASA Clipper echo sounder (new 2021)
Autohelm ST30 speed
Autohelm ST50 wind speed/direction
Autohelm ST4000 autopilot
Garmin GPSMap 750s colour plotter in cockpit
Garmin GPS128 GPS at chart table with Nasa Clipper cockpit repeater
NASA Target Navtex Pro-Plus (requires new antenna)
Kenwood radio player
Clock and barometer
Bow/stern, steaming, anchor and tricolour navigation lights


Two fi re extinguishers (new 2021)
Fire blanket (new 2021)
Mast mounted radar refl ector
2 x lifebuoys
Electric and manual bilge pumps
First aid kit


Plough type anchor with 30m chain and warp
Sowester 25lb kedge anchor
SL Horizon 600 electric anchor windlass
Sprayhood in blue with extra windows
Stainless steel and teak swim ladder
Five fenders
Various mooring warps
Cockpit table
Outboard motor stowage bracket to aft rail
3 x floating cockpit cushions


Masthead bermudan sloop rig. Deck stepped silver anodised aluminium, single spreader mast and boom by Z-Spars. Stainlesssteel standing rigging, new in 2010. Terylene running rigging, led aft to Spinlock clutches. EastReef behind the mast mainsailfurling system. Furlex headsail furling system. Spinnaker pole. Whisker pole. Short bow sprit. Two Lewmar 40 sheetwinches. Two Lewmar 8 secondary winches on coachroof.
Furling Mainsail - Dolphin Sails - 2013 - Good - Valeted January 2021
Furling Genoa - Dolphin Sails - 2013 - Good - Valeted January 2021
Asymmetric spinnaker with snuff er - Good
Spinnaker - Old


Six berths in three cabins with full headroom. V berth forward with hanging locker. Two settee berths in saloon with folding leaf table. Galley to port with Plastimo Neptune 2000 gas cooker with two burners, grill and oven. Double stainless steel sinks with covers and new mixer tap. Isotherm 12v fridge unit to insulated ice box. Large forward facing chart table to starboard opposite galley. Separate heads compartment aft to starboard with Jabsco marine toilet (new June 2021). 40 litre holding tank. Aft cabin to port with large double berth and hanging locker. Aft cabin deck linings require attention in places.
Pressurised hot and cold freshwater supply to galley sinks, heads basin and shower. Larger than standard fresh water capacity of around 300 litres and new tanks in 2019. Water heated via calorifier and 240V immersion heater. Wood head lining to saloon. Teak and holly saloon floor. Blue and white striped upholstery. Two 12V sockets for phone charging.

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Fin Keel
Keel Type
Fin Keel
Drive Type
Shaft drive

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The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, these particulars are not a part of any contract or offer and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through this Brokerage, who are acting as brokers for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and where appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out surveys, structural and/or mechanical & electrical.