Beneteau 57

230,000 Tax Paid | Port Hamble near Southampton United Kingdom


  • Make Beneteau
  • Model 57
  • Year 2003
  • LOA 57ft/17m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Cutter
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Shaft Drives
  • Layout Centre Cockpit
  • Berths 10
  • Cabins 4
  • Aft Cabins 2
  • Ancasta Ref 28219
  • Name Risque Business


For Sale - Beneteau 57 built in 2003 lying Port Hamble, near Southampton. Bruce Farr designed blue-water cruiser. This beautiful cutter-rigged centre cockpit yacht is equipped to a very high standard. She has teak-laid decks and cockpit, fully battened mainsail, electric winch, 11.5KVA generator, bow thruster, Maxprop, Raymarine Nav pack and more. Sold by us new to her one private owner, this yacht has not been chartered and VAT is paid. In March 2020 she had a topside polish, the teak decks were cleaned, the hull was taken back to bare gel coat, primed then anti-fouled and new anodes were fitted. Engine and generator were all professionally serviced in December 2019. She was also professionally cleaned inside and out. Available for viewings most days by arrangement with Port Hamble office - - tel 0044 (0) 2380 450000



Beautiful centre cockpit blue water cruiser built in 2003
Designed by Bruce Farr

GRP hull in Steel blue colour
Teak decking to side decks, cockpit sole and superstructure
Wheel steering in cockpit (not bulkhead)
Cherry stained Douka internal wood
Iroko parquet flooring

LOA: 17.60m
LWL: 15.00m
BEAM: 4.93m
DRAFT: 2.60m

All figures approximate


Classical mast 9/10ths fractional - aluminium anodised - keel stepped - three spreader / Cutter rigged
Rigid boom vang
Boom useable as Cargo Boom with upgraded system to greatly enhance usability
Stack pack slab-reefing with full battens and cars and lazyjacks
Facnor genoa furler
Facnor staysail furler/self tacking staysail
Standing rigging replaced 2018

Mainsail fully battened
North Sails Code 0 on furler (hardly used)

Lewmar 66 ST genoa sheet winches
Lewmar 48 ST electric halyard winch
Lewmar 48 ST winch


SLEEPS UP TO TEN PEOPLE IN FOUR CABINS PLUS SALOON (one owner's cabin forward, two guest cabins aft and side crew cabin)
Owners suite forward with large centreline double bed, hanging wardrobes, plenty of drawers, lockers and stowage and private en-suite bathroom with toilet, shower and hand-basin
Two double guest cabins aft both with hanging wardrobe, stowage and their own private en-suite heads with hand-basin and toilets plus shower
Day heads/shower with toilet
Side crew cabin with two bunk beds and washer/ dryer

Main saloon has large seating area in Pavois Bleu upholstery, including a Technika LCD TV/DVD as well settee to starboard with coffee table and a spacious and fully equipped navigation area to starboard

Galley to port aft of saloon is exceptionally spacious and comfortable both in harbour and at sea
Equipment includes double s/s sink with mixer tap, four-burner gimballed oven, exhaust fan, 130L front-opening s/s fridge, 110L GRP freezer with top access, 220v microwave, 220v dishwasher and plenty of storage

The spacious cockpit with cockpit table which has a cool box locker
The aft deck has the teak-laid folding boarding platform with remote control
Stainless steel swimming ladder with wooden steps


880hrs to July 2020
Shaft drive with three-bladed Maxprop propeller
Bow thruster with remote control at helm

11.5 KVA generator approx. 555hrs July 2020
Large amount of gel batteries incl.
Service Batteries 24volt. 3 x 130ah plus 3 X 140ah = 410 AH
Navigation Batteries. 12 volt. 2 x 130ah = 260AH
Engine start 12volt. 1 x 110 ah
Genset start 12volt. 1 x 75ah
Shore power

Hot and cold pressurised water throughout
Hot and cold shower on platform

Stainless steel stemhead fitting with 2 anchor rollers
Lofrans Electric Albatross 1500W 24v windlass with remote control
75lb CQR and 70m chain

Fuel 480 litres
Extra fuel tank 185 litres
Water 1000 litres
Holding tank to central heads

All figures approximate


Raymarine Electronics package
Radar RL80C with Radome and cable on mast
AIS transmitter and receiver
Raymarine hydraulic autopilot
ST290 System and Display, ST290 Speed/depth/wind transducers, ST290 graphic display
ST290 Analogue wind, ST290 Rudder Angle Indicator, ST290 Multi-display at chart table
NAV 6 Navtex

Navy blue sprayhood
Navy blue mainsail stackpack cover
Wheel and cockpit table covers
Warps and fenders
Fusion radio with waterproof speakers in cockpit and saloon
Cockpit cushions
Beneteau crockery
Ribeye 280 dinghy with 6hp Mariner outboard (Serviced 2019)

MCA horseshoe set
Radar reflector
Fold-flat safety harness points
Safety lines along deck
8 man Avon liferaft in cannister (Serviced 2018)
Flares New 2019

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