Photo of similar boat. A good ex VAT example of a Beneteau First 44.7 built in 2004 with a Volvo D2-55HP diesel engine. She was originally commissioned for racing and has had her foils faired to templates from Farr Designs. This boat has a large sail wardrobe and extras including cabin heating. Available to view near our Head Office at Port Hamble (near Southampton) 7 days a week at short notice.
Engine Brand: Single Diesel
Engine Model: Volvo D2 55hp
FIRST 44.7 BUILT IN 2004 BY BENETEAU, FRANCE Cruiser racer built to designs by Farr Yacht Design Commissioned April 2004 **main photo of sister vessel**
CONSTUCTION : White GRP hull, deck and superstructure with grey livery Teak laid cockpit seats Wheel steering Deep fin keel (professionally faired to templates) Spade Rudder and skin fittings professionally faired
NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT Steering compass Raychart 530 7" colour chart plotterGPS Raymarine ST 6001 autopilot Raymarine MAXIVIEW repeaters at base of mast Raymarine ST 60 (logspeeddepth) Raymarine ST 60 wind Raymarine ST 60 multi function repeater Simrad RD68 DSC VHF
GENERAL EQUIPMENT CD radio with watertight cockpit speakers Warps and fenders Sony CD radio player
55HP VOLVO D2 55 DIESEL ENGINE Saildrive to three bladed folding propeller Spinlock engine control
TANKAGE Water 400l - 90gal (Two 100l tanks amidships, and one 200L tank aft) Fuel 200l - 45gal Holding tank to aft heads
ELECTRICS 12v switched batteries Batteries charged by engine alternator 240v shore power
WATER SYSTEM Pressurised hot and cold fresh water to galley and heads Water heated by immersion and calorifier"
FRACTIONALLY RIGGED SLOOP Aluminium mast and spars Slab reefing "German" mainsheet system Carbon spinnaker pole Navtec hydraulic backstay Tuff Luff forestay Furling forestay
WINCHES Two Lewmar 54 self tailing genoa winches Two Lewmar 44 self tailing mainsheet winches Two Lewmar 44 self tailing halyard winches
SAILS: Mainsails- Racing main Cruising main Headsails- Sobstad 145% Heavy #1 Sobstad 145% Light #1 Sobstad 145% Med #1 Sobstad 100% #3 Sobstad 90% #4 Furling genoa Sanders No. 3 Dacron Genoa - new 2010 Spinnakers- Sobstad .5oz fractional spinnaker Hyde Sails .75oz Masthead Spinnaker Sobstad 1.5oz fractional spinnaker Sobstad Orange Dacron Storm Jib and Tri-Sail
SLEEPS EIGHT IN THREE CABINS PLUS SALOON Twin aft cabins with storage cupboards and lighting Forward owners cabin with off-set double berth, storage cupboards, lighting and en-suite head Saloon with table and semi-circular settee to starboard which converts to a large double berth Galley area to starboard equipped with twin stainless steel sinks, Eno two burner gas stoveoven and Frigoboat refrigerator Main head equipped with shower and hand basin Navigation area to port Interior joinery in Beech with IroiseFiesta Ona Ecume upholstery Interior joinery re-varnished under warranty Oct 2009
Eberspacher cabin heating
We have known this boat since she was new and can recommend her as huge value for money.