Beneteau First 31.7

34,950 Tax Paid | Location: Swanwick Marina, Southampton
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Summary

  • Make Beneteau
  • Model First 31.7
  • Year 2000
  • LOA 31ft/9m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Sail Drive
  • Layout Aft Cockpit
  • Berths 6
  • Cabins 2
  • Aft Cabins 1
  • Ancasta Ref 33043
  • Name Caramba

Overview

Beneteau First 31.7 is a class of fast cruiser/cruiser racer has proved justly successful. She has sparkling performance when required - with the ability to shed her racing trim and be cruised by a couple. Responsive and precise tiller steering, a fantastically laid out cockpit area and comfortable accommodation below decks, have all been brought together in an affordable package.

White hull 2000 model of this ever popular cruiser/racer by Beneteau. An outstanding all-rounder, she is also an excellent fast family cruiser, whilst maintaining full abilities to race competitively. Inventory includes Volvo 18hp, folding prop, B&G quad/wind, GPS/chartplotter, DSC radio, autopilot, main, genoa & spinnaker, hot & cold water, CD player, etc.

Lying ashore outside our office at Swanwick Marina, for further information or to arrange an apportionment to view please contact Ancasta Swanwick on +44 (0)1489 854455 or email swanwick@ancasta.com

Build

BENETEAU FIRST 31.7 BUILT IN 2000
Popular cruiser/racer built by Beneteau

CONSTRUCTION
White GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Deep Fin keel
Tiller steer

PRINCIPAL DIMENSIONS
L.O.A - 9.61m (31' 6")
Hull length 9.50m (31’ 2”)
L.W.L - 8.80m (28' 9")
BEAM - 3.23m (10' 7")
DRAFT - 1.90m (6' 3")
Displacement - 3,750kg (8,267 lbs)

All figures approximate

Rig

SLOOP RIG
Two-spreader alloy keel-stepped mast
Stainless steel standing rigging - February 2012
Slab mainsail reefing with bag and lazy jacks
Selden Furlex 200S furling forestay
Spinnaker pole

WINCHES
2 x Lewmar ST40 self tailing primary winches
2 x Lewmar ST30 self tailing secondary winches on coachroof

SAILS
GP mainsail - 2009
Mainsail - 2000
GP furling genoa - 2009
Furling genoa - 2000
Spinnaker - 2000
Cruising chute - 2000

Accommodation

SLEEPS SIX IN TWO CABINS INCLUDING ONE AFT CABIN

FORWARD CABIN
Height over berth: 1.75 m
Double berth with infill (2.00 m x 1.40 m) - Foam mattress with blue & white cover
Cubby hole lockers
Hanging locker
Storage under berth
Shelves both sides
Light
Deck hatch with blind

SALOON
Headroom: 1.82 m
Symmetrical saloon with 2 bench seats - Foam mattress with cover
Saloon table with flaps - Bar storage space - Stainless steel under-frame
Cubby hole lockers
2 x Fixed hull portholes
Opening deck hatch
2 x Opening portholes in coaming
Light

GALLEY TO PORT
Headroom: 1.80 m
L-shaped kitchen
Laminated worktop - Beading
Rectangular stainless steel sink with a hot & cold mixer tap
70 litre ice box with12 V Refrigeration unit
Plastimo Pacific 2000 cooker with 2 burner hob and oven
Stainless steel protection handrail
Storage - Cupboards - Baskets - Bin
Opening porthole in coaming
Light

CHART TABLE TO STARBOARD
Headroom: 1.80 m
Console with pocket - Wooden helmsman seat
Cubbyhole and storage space
Navigation instrument panel
Opening portholes in coaming
Light

HEADS TO STARBOARD
Headroom: 1.80 m
Washroom moulded in one piece to be watertight
Manual marine toilet
Counter-moulded shower tray
Washbasin with hot and cols mixer tap
Wooden guard rail
Mirror
Cupboard
Oilskins hanging area
Opening porthole in coaming
Light

PORT AFT CABIN
Headroom: 1.80 m
Double berth (2.00 m x 1.50 m) - Foam mattress with cover
Hanging locker
Storage under berth
Shelve
2 x lights
Opening porthole in coaming
Porthole opening onto cockpit

COMPANIONWAY
Headroom: 1.80 m
Polyester companionway with non-slip surface steps
2 Wooden handrails

Machinery

VOLVO PENTA MD2020 18 HP DIESEL ENGINE
Sail drive transmission
Sail drive gator replaced and engine and sail drive serviced May 2018
Folding propeller

ELECTRICS
2 x 12v 85Ah switched batteries - September 2015
Charged by alternator and Enag CDM 8 amp battery charger
220v shore power supply & cabin sockets

TANKAGE
30 litres (6.6 Imp gallons) fuel capacity
160 litre (35.2 Imp gallons) fresh water capacity
All figures approximate

WATER SYSTEM
Hot and cold pressurised
Heated by calorifier (2012) via engine and immersion

Inventory

NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT
Plastimo compass
B&G Network Quad (speed, depth, log)
B&G Network Wind (direction and speed)
Navman chartplotter Tracker 5605
Autohelm ST2000+ autopilot
Icom IC-M411 VHF DSC
Icom handheld VHF
Navigation lights

GROUND TACKLE
Plough and Fortress anchors
Chain

GENERAL EQUIPMENT
Guardwire/pulpit/pushpit
Warps and fenders
JVC stereo radio/CD player
Cockpit shower
2 x horseshoe lifebuoys
Bombard AC3 dinghy
Outboard motor
Cockpit cushions
Sprayhood
Boarding ladder

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