Beneteau First 44.7
110,000 Tax Paid | Location: Plymouth, Devon
- Make Beneteau
- Model First 44.7
- Year 2006
- LOA 45ft/14m
- Class Cruiser Racer
- Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
- Keel Fin Keel
- Rig Sloop
- Engine Single Diesel
- Drive Sail Drive
- Layout Aft Cockpit
- Berths 8
- Cabins 3
- Aft Cabins 2
- Ancasta Ref 33141
- Name Cornish Tyger
OverviewFarr designed Beneteau First 44.7 built in 2006 - Capable of both fast cruising and high level racing, this rare 'lightly used' example is now only in her second Ownership. Ashore for the winter 2015/16 for 6 month refit. Both the interior and exterior are still in excellent condition and comes with a good inventory including reverse aircon, autopilot, Yanmar 54hp diesel engine, Gori folding propeller. Must be viewed to be appreciated. Please contact Ancasta Plymouth for further information and viewing arrangements.
BuildBENETEAU FIRST 44.7
Farr Yacht designed cruiser-racer, built by Beneteau, France in 2006
GRP hull and superstructure
Teak-laid cockpit sole and seats
Deep lead keel
Wheel steering (steering cables replaced 2015/2016 - old ones on boat as spare)
L.O.A: 13.70 m 44' 11"
HULL LENGTH: 13.35 m 43' 9"
BEAM: 3.97 m 13' 1"
DRAFT: 2.65 m 8' 8"
DISPLACEMENT: 9,517 kg
*All figures are approximate
RigFRACTIONALLY RIGGED SLOOP
Sparcraft two-spreader aluminium mast
Sparcraft aluminium boom
Standing rigging replaced (2015/16)
Running rigging replaced (2015/16)
All fixtures NDT tested including through deck shroud bases (2015/16)
Navtec hydraulic backstay tensioner (refurbished by Allspars, 2016)
Selden bow sprit (2016)
Sparcraft spinnaker pole
Mainsail, Hyde Offshore (2013 - like new)
Asymmetric spinnaker (2006, but not used until 2016)
New inboard sheeting Jib made by Dart Sails (2017)
2 x #53 ST 2-speed in cockpit
2 x #44 St 2-speed in cockpit
2 x #53 ST 2-speed on coachroof
AccommodationSLEEPS EIGHT IN THREE CABINS PLUS SALOON
Pear interior joinery
Twin aft cabins both with large double berths, hanging wardrobes and storage.
Forward Owners cabin with offset double berth, hanging wardrobe, storage and en-suite heads with Jabsco Sea toilet, shower, handbasin.
Saloon with table and semi-circular settee to starboard converting to a double berth.
Galley area to starboard equipped with twin stainless steel sinks with splashguard, Eno two burner gas stove/oven and refrigerator.
Guest heads with Jabsco Sea toilet, shower and hand basin.
Navigation area to port.
2 x Marine Air reverse air-conditioning system
MachineryYANMAR 4JH4CE 54HP DIESEL ENGINE
Replaced SD5 gearbox with new SD6 2015/16
New sail drive leg 2015/16
New rubber sail drive seal 2015/16
New Gori 3 bladed folding propeller 2015/2016
Replaced engine room soundproofing with modern fire proof equivalent (to MCA coding standard) 2015/16
Replaced engine bay water hoses with new fireproof hoses (to MCA coding standard) 2015/16
Replaced all below waterline skin fittings and seacocks 2015/16
Various engine spares
TANKAGE - approx.
FUEL CAPACITY: 200 L (44 gal)
WATER CAPACITY: 400 L (88 gal)
3 x service Batteries
1 x engine battery (2016)
Charged by engine alternator
240v shore power
BEP Marine - Matrix DC Meter (Digital Monitoring System)
Hot and cold pressurised water system
3 x Raymarine ST60 Maxiview at mast
VHF aerial replaced at masthead 2015/16
Fitted new digital low-power tri colour 2015/16
Raystar 120 SeaTalk GPS Sensor
Plastimo steering compass
Raymarine ST60 Wind
Raymarine ST60 Tridata
Raymarine ST6002 Autopilot with remote Smart controller (NEW 2016)
At Chart Table:
Raymarine C80 chartplotter with 8.4" colour multifunctional display
Furuno Navtex NX-300
ICOM DSC VHF (NEW 2018)
Leroy Somer electric anchor windlass
35lb. CQR anchor and chain
New acrylic washboards 2018
New TV aerial 2015/16
All new canvas throughout 2016
Oceanair blinds throughout
Stainless steel frame for bimini
Fenders and Warps
Seago 8-man Offshore liferaft (NEW 2017)
Plastimo 925 manual bilge pump
2 x Horseshoe lifebuoy
2 x manual fire extinguishers