Beneteau Oceanis 473 Clipper

135,000 Tax Paid | Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom


  • Make Beneteau
  • Model Oceanis 473 Clipper
  • Year 2006
  • LOA 47ft/14m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Shaft Drives
  • Layout Aft Cockpit
  • Berths 6
  • Cabins 3
  • Aft Cabins 2
  • Ancasta Ref 38295
  • Name First Point Of Aries


Beneteau Oceanis 473 Clipper built in 2006 - A classic and functional family passage maker that combines a light and comfortable interior with bluewater strength. 6 berths in 3 cabins. Performance rig with fully battened mainsail, 140% genoa and cruising spinnaker. Upgraded Yanmar 4JH3 100hp diesel engine, Raymarine electronics, Webasto cabin heating, electric winch, wind generator, bow thruster, liferaft, folding prop, standing rigging replaced in 2019 and more.
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Groupe Finot design and built by Beneteau in France
CE Certification: A10 / B12 / C12.

GRP Hull, deck and superstructure
Dark blue hull with white decoration.
Teak-laid decks, bathing platform, cockpit sole & seating
Twin wheel steering (leather covered)
Two large transom lockers
Two cockpit lockers
Drop-down transom seat giving access to bathing platform
Spade Rudder
Fin Keel
Last antifouled - International 2 year antifoul system, 2021
Anodes replaced, 2021

LOA: 14.48m - 47'5"
LWL: 13.35m - 43'8"
Beam: 4.31m - 14'1"
Draft: 2.1m - 6'8"
DISPLACEMENT: 11,000 Kg - 24,250 lbs
BALLAST: 3,600 kg - 7,936 lbs
*All figures are approximate


Keel stepped anodised aluminium Performance mast and twin aft swept spreaders
Stainless steel standing rigging (NEW 2018)
Running rigging, most replaced in 2018
Rope running rigging
Flag Halyards
Slab mainsail reefing (from cockpit)
Lazy jacks and bag
Spinnaker gear
Baby stay
Furling headsail

Mainsail - Fully Battened
Furling 140% Genoa
Cruising spinnaker

2 x Harken size 56 primary winches
1 x Harken size 40 secondary
1 x Harken size 40 two speed electric



OWNERS CABIN FORWARD: With large double island berth (approx. 2.08 m x 1.95 m), hanging wardrobe, two drawers beneath berth, shelved cupboards, seat to port, two hull ports, four opening hatches.

OWNERS ENNSUITE: Jabsco marine toilet, handbasin, mirror fronted vanity unit, dedicated shower area and opening hatch.

SALOON TO STARBOARD: U-shaped banquette seat and centreline settee, fixed extendable dining table, cupboard and stowage, two hull ports.

SALOON TO PORT: Dresser having 3 drawers and 3 cupboards under with shelves and large work surface over with additional cupboard and bar, single armchair with stowage under, two hull ports.

CHART TABLE TO PORT: Forward-facing chart table with moulded wood fiddle, chart stowage, panel for navigation instruments, main AC/DC switch panel, navigator’s seat with locker, additional cupboard and drawer storage.

L-SHAPED GALLEY TO STARBOARD: With gimballed Plastimo Neptune 3 burner cooker with oven and grill,, front-loading fridge and freezer, large top-loading cool box with wire baskets, twin stainless steel sinks with covers and glass splashback, hot/cold pressurised water mixer tap, seawater tap (foot pumped) and plenty of stowage.

TWO AFT CABINS: Both with a large double berth, hanging locker and shelved cupboard, single hull port, two opening portlights and one opening hatch.

GUEST HEADS: Jabsco marine toilet, pull-out shower and handbasin, mirror fronted vanity unit, opening portlight,

Webasto Thermo 90s cabin heating
Cherry interior joinery
Dark blue patterned upholstery (Reps Blue Marine/Point Jaunes)
Oceanair blinds
All new LED internal lights (2018)
Reading lights


YANMAR 4JH3 HTE 74Kw / 100 hp diesel engine
Approx. engine hours to date: 2246 hrs
Last serviced, 2021
Shaft drive
3 blade folding prop (serviced 2021)
Bow thruster

3 x Yuasa Cargo Heavy Duty Service 12V / 135 Ah
1 x Excide 12V / 110 Ah engine start battery
Clipper BM-2 battery monitor at chart table (NEW 2018)
Sterling Power Pro Charger Ultra (NEW 2018)
240V Shore power with cable
Wind Generator - Rutland Windcharger with Rutland 1200 Hybrid MPPT Charge Controller with Remote Display at chart table (NEW 2018)

Fuel capacity: 237 litres in 1 tank
Water capacity: 584 litres in 3 tanks
Holding tank (fully cleaned and all hoses replaced 2021)

Pressurised Hot & Cold water
Sea water foot pump at galley
Hot & cold transom shower

Gas locker with two bottles


At Helm:
2x Plastimo Olympic 135 steering compasses
Raymarine chartplotter with AIS (2018)
Raymarine ST6001 autopilot with Smart Controller remote (A18105)
Raymarine ST60 Multi
Raymarine ST60 Wind
Raymarine ST60 Tridata
Handheld ICOM IC-M23 VHF radio
At Chart Table:
Raymarine C80 chartplotter with UK charts
ICOM IC-M323 DSC VHF radio

Quick Electric windlass
Anchor and chain
Twin bow rollers

All new LED navigation lights (2018)
Various manual fire extinguishes (date of expiry unknown)
Automatic engine room fire extinguisher (date of expiry unknown)
Fire Blanket
6-man Ocean Safety liferaft, serviced, valid until 2023 (NEW 2018)
2x horseshoe life buoy
Webbing jackstays
Bilge pumps (manual and electric)
Pulpit, pushpit & guardrails
Emergency tiller
Eval Safety Cord
Flare pack (NEW 2018)

Zodiac dingy with Honda 2.3hp outboard engine
Teak outboard bracket on pushpit
Beneteau cutlery & crockery
Sprayhood with stainless steel frame
Cockpit cushions
Drop-leaf cockpit table - Teak with cover
Various fenders and warps
Fender step
Boat hook
Side gates
Stainless-steel bathing ladder
Winch handles and pockets
Cleats (bow, midship, stern)

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