£57,000

Beneteau First 456

Car Details
Boat type Sail
Make Beneteau Power
Model First 456
Year 1983
Fuel type N/A
Hull material Glass Reinforced Plastic
Seller Note

Overview Beneteau First 456 built in 1983 – Inspired by the Swan 45 One design, the 456 is a very capable and comfortable performance cruiser from the Frers drawing board. This particular First 456 has a taller rig and has been adapted for Category 1 Ocean Racing including Kevlar sails, rod rigging, hydrovane and 8-man liferaft with EPIRB. This really is a go anywhere vessel!
Please contact Ancasta Plymouth on +44(0)1752 255740 for further information and viewing arrangements.

Build Beneteau First 456 built by Chantiers Beneteau, France in 1983 to designs of German Frers
Fin keeled performance yacht commissioned in 1984
British Registry Part 3

CONSTRUCTION
GRP hull, deck and superstructure
Synthetic/real teak cockpit seats and grated floor
Fin Keel
Total internal rudder rebuild with bearings (2018)
Epoxy treated

DIMENSIONS
LOA 14.20m (47’0”ft)
BEAM 4.25m (14’10”ft)
DRAFT 2.40m (7’90”ft)
DISPLACEMENT 12000kg (12tonnes)
*All figures are approximate

Inventory NAVIGATION AIDS

At Chart Table:
Brace of new Nexus navigation equipment in 2010
Nexus Wind speed, depth and direction indicator
Nexus GPS Heading display
GEONAV Color 11 chartplotter
FURUNO Navigation and radar.
Garmin Chartplotter
ICOM Fixed VHF

At Helm:
Nexus, wind, heading and depth displays on mast and in cockpit
Silva steering compass

VHF radio
AIS receiver linked to GPS plotter
New masthead anemometer

GROUND TACKLE
New Rocnor 20kg anchor and 40m x 10mm calibrated chain NEW 2019
Kedge with warp
LEWMAR electric anchor windlass

GENERAL EQUIPMENT
Hydrovane
Bathing ladder
Warps and fenders (8 recent fenders)
Clock and barometer
JVC stereo
Toolkit
Original Beneteau cutlery
Sprayhood
Bimini
Wheel cover
Sail covers
Four full-length cockpit cushions
Folding cockpit table with extension
Sony DVD player / recorder

SAFETY EQUIPMENT
Bombard 8 man life raft with EPIRB, serviced June 2018
Pushpit, pulpit and guardwires
4 x fire extinguishers (date unknown)
Fire blanket
Horseshoe lifebuoy with light
Danbuoy
HSB inflatable lifebuoy
MOB sling
Radar reflector
Large 4 belt driven bilge pump