Beneteau Oceanis 45

189,500 Tax Paid | Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom


  • Make Beneteau
  • Model Oceanis 45
  • Year 2012
  • LOA 45ft/14m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Sail Drive
  • Layout Aft Cockpit
  • Berths 7
  • Cabins 3
  • Aft Cabins 2
  • Ancasta Ref 35598
  • Name 'CHARIS'


Beneteau Oceanis 45 built in 2012 – Supplied new by Ancasta, we are delighted to offer this stand-out three cabin, two heads example of this award winning yacht. In her current ownership, 'Charis' has seen many well-considered upgrades and additions to her huge inventory enabling her and them to successfully complete the ARC in 2019, in comfort and in safety. Her inventory includes 'Elegance' trim level, Simrad nav suite with GoFree functionality, Simrad 4G broadband radar scanner, AIS, bow thruster, WiFi, Flexofold 3 blade folding propellor, Eberspacher cabin heating, Webasto air-conditioning, Paguro 4kva generator, Dessalator watermaker, electrically operated drop-down transom, solar panels, liferaft, bespoke davits, dinghy & outboard, and much more. Well geared for single-handed trips or offshore passages alike. She is presented in great condition and early viewing is highly recommended.
For further information and viewing arrangements, please contact Ancasta Plymouth on +44(0)1752 255740 or



Sailing Cruiser, designed by Finot-Conq and Nauta Design, built by Beneteau France
Elegance Trim Level
CE Certification: A10, B11, C12

White GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Hull wrapped in attractive Midnight Metallic Blue
Electric opening 'drop-down' transom convertible into large bathing platform (2.85m x 0.77m / 9'4" x 2'6") with remote control
Fixed composite arch
Fin keel
Teak side decks, cockpit seating, cockpit sole and bathing platform
Spade hung rudder
Twin leather covered wheel steering
Spacious cockpit lockers and liferaft stowage compartment
Large forward storage / sail locker
separate anchor locker

LOA: 13.94m / 45.9"
Hull Length: 13.50m / 44'3"
LWL: 12.98m / 42'7"
BEAM: 4.50m / 14'9"
DRAUGHT: 2.27m / 7'5"
DISPLACEMENT: 10,549kg / 23,257 lbs



Anodised aluminium deck stepped mast & twin aft swept spreaders
Anodised aluminium boom
Removable inner forestay
Discontinuous standing rigging replaced, inspected and certification, 2019
Split backstay
Rigid boom vang
Facnor LS180 furling genoa system + new RAC39 swivel, 2020
Harken genoa tracks with twin cars
New and enhanced boom car (NEW 2020)
Z-Spars whisker pole (NEW 2019)
10 x Spinlock clutches (5x port side, 5x starboard)
All lines led aft to cockpit

Radial in-mast furling mainsail (cleaned and new UV protection, 2019)
110% Furling genoa (clean, refurbished 2020)
Stay sail for inner forestay
Storm jib

2 x Harken #50 two-speed, self-tailing genoa sheet winches
1 x Harken self-tailing Unipower 900 electric coachroof winch to port
1 x Harken #40 two-speed self-tailing coachroof winch to starboard
Winch handles, covers and pockets
*Winches all serviced, 2019


Upholstery finished in Promessa Ultra Leather
Alpi Mahogany Interior Joinery
Parquet type laminated floors
Eberspacher Airtronic D5LC cabin heating with EasyStart remote control and Maxitherm insulation - control in Saloon
Webasto Bluecool S-Series air-conditioning (NEW 2019) - control in Forward Cabin
Slatted bed bases for added comfort and ventilation
Lee cloths fitted in all cabins
Heavy-weight canvas cover for port aft cabin mattress
LED cabin lighting
Blinds and mosquito screens to all opening hatches

Owners Cabin Forward
Spacious forward cabin with large double berth island bed, large mirror on forward bulkhead, reading lights, hanging lockers and plenty of storage. Three flush deck hatches and two hull portholes. Ensuite heads compartment to starboard with Jabsco marine toilet, hand basin, separate shower compartment with screen and deck hatch.

U-shaped seating around a dinette table to starboard, flat screen TV mounted on forward bulkhead, book storage. Port side navigation station with sliding armchair / table configuration. Two panoramic deck house windows, two hull portholes, three opening portholes and opening hatch.

Port side L-shaped galley equipped with Eno gas cooker with double burner and grill, microwave, under counter front-opening fridge, top-opening fridge/freezer, double sink, sea & fresh water foot pump and an assortment of cupboards and drawers for storage.

Day Heads
To starboard with Jabsco electric flush toilet, hand basin, mirror fronted vanity unit and separate shower compartment with screen. One opening porthole.

Aft cabins with double berths, reading lights, hanging lockers and storage. Hull porthole, cockpit porthole, deck hatch and opening cockpit porthole. Starboard cabin has direct access to day heads.


YANMAR 4JH5CE 54HP SD diesel engine
Engine hours as of June 2020: circa 860
Full engine service November 2019 @ 622 engine hours
Sail drive unit (seal replaced 2018)
Retro fitted dual Racor 500 FG fuel filters (NEW 2019)
New extractor fan to engine bay, 2019
Flexofold 3 blade folding propeller with rope cutter
Max Power bow thruster
Engine service spares (NEW 2019)

200 litre fuel capacity
370 litre water capacity (one forward tank)
2 x holding tanks (stainless steel tank added to forward heads, July 2018)
New pipework to aft heads (2017)

4 x Lifeline AGM Deep Cycle marine batteries, 12V / 105A (ALL NEW 2020)
1 x Engine battery
1 x Generator battery
1 x Bow thruster battery
Paguro 4 SY 4kva / 3.8kw generator, circa 400 hours with service kit (NEW 2019)
12/220v 200VA Inverter
Cristec 60A / 12V battery charger
4G WiFi (New 2017)
GoFree™ wireless functionality for replication of Simrad system (NEW 2017)
3 x Sunware solar panels: 150W + 75W + 75W (NEW 2019)
UK shore power cables with meter (NEW 2018)

Hot and cold pressurised water system heated by 40 litre hot water tank
Dessalator D30 watermaker (243 hours) with spare filters - Recently flushed (NEW 2019)
Hot and cold cockpit shower



Port Helm:
Simrad AP24 - autopilot
Simrad IS20 - wind
Simrad IS20 - combi display
Steering compass

Starboard Helm:
Simrad IS20 - wind
Simrad IS20 - combi display
Steering compass

Nav Station:
Simrad IS20 - combi display
Simrad AP24 - autopilot

iPad clamp at nav station with GoFree interface
Simrad NSS12 chartplotter in cockpit table
Standard Horizon GX2000E Matrix DSC VHF with AIS display and fog signalling
Comar AST200 AIS antenna splitter with Class B AIS transponder.
Simrad 4G Broadband Radar
Wind sensor replaced, 2017

20 kg Delta anchor with 80m chain (10mm DIN 766) (NEW CHAIN 2018)
Quick vertical electric windlass
Double bow roller with stainless steel bobstay
Mooring bridle (NEW 2018)
Anchor strop (NEW 2018)
12kg Danforth kedge anchor, 8m chain (8mm) and 50m warp (12mm 8 strand) - (NEW 2017)
self-draining anchor locker

Large cockpit table with protective cover (blue) with twin cool boxes, stainless steel grab rails and removable lamp
Sprayhood and wheel covers (blue)
Cockpit and saloon speakers + iPhone interface
Glomex TV antenna
Bimini (NEW 2019)
Bimini frame plus additional safety grab rail (NEW 2019)
Sunbrella cockpit cushions (NEW 2019)
Fitments for passerelle
Smith & Locke electronic combination safe
Zodiac CFR 285 dinghy with seat, bag, anchor plus chain and warp (NEW 2019)
Mariner 3.5hp four-stroke outboard engine (NEW 2019)
Bespoke stainless steel davits (rotating) + rigging
Derrick for outboard (NEW 2019)
Outboard bracket
40" Panasonic HD SMART TV in saloon with Blueray/DVD player
Dock fenders (NEW 2018)
14 x Fenders, including 2x ball and 2x long (NEW 2019)
Midship cleats
Bulkhead sheet bags
Local chart portfolios
Galley equipment (crockery, glasses, etc.)
Bathing ladder
Clock & barometer

Seago Offshore 4-person canister liferaft (serviced June 2020)
Jonbuoy Danbuoy (serviced June 2020)
Horseshoe lifebuoy with light
OSCAR man overboard recovery sling
LED navigation lights
6 x ORC approved harnesses
4 x Powder fire extinguishers
1 x Carbon dioxide fire extinguisher
1 x Halon fire extinguisher (engine bay)
Fire blanket
Gas alarm
Carbon dioxide alarm
3 x Additional Beneteau grab rails in saloon (NEW 2017)
2 x Additional grab handles forward of arch (NEW 2019)
Echomax 230 radar reflector
Emergency tiller
Fog horn

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