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Beneteau First 31.7

  • £42,000 inc Vat
  • Ardrossan, United Kingdom


    Beneteau First 31.7 North Edition from 2008. 

    She presents in excellent condition through out with light use. Fitted with Raymarine C80 chartplotter, Raymarine SPX5 autopolit and Raymarine 49E VHF radio. She also benefits from a new North 3DL 145% Genoa in 2014. (very little used)

    She is equipped also with 12 volt fridge and hot and cold pressurized water for all sinks and shower. 

    She can be viewed seven days a week during office hours at Clyde Marina Ardrossan. 

    She is fine example of this very popular design. 

    General Information

    • Year Built: 2008
    • Hull Material: GRP


    • Length: 31.53 ft
    • Beam: 3' 3"
    • Min Draft: 1' 11"
    • Max Draft: 1' 11"
    • Length Overall: 9' 7"
    • Length on Deck: 3' 3"
    • Length at Waterline: 8' 10"
    • Displacement: 3750 kilogram


    • Number of Engines: 1
    • Engine Model: 3YM20
    • Fuel Type: Diesel
    • Engine Hours: 500
    • Propeller Type: 2 Blade, Bronze, Folding
    • Total Power: 21 hp

    Description and Dimensions


    The First 31.7 combines pleasure on the helm, sensitivity in tuning, simplicity and safety of use with precision. With the racing season over, you will set sail on board your First 31.7 for some coastal cruising - conviviality and unbelievable pleasure! Two private cabins and a separate head compartment make cruising comfortable for several people.


    LOA 9.50m

    LWL 8.80m

    Beam 3.23m

    Draft 1.90m

    Displacement 3750 Kgs 



    GRP Hull deck and superstructure 

    White Hull 

    Teak laid cockpit seats 

    Tiller steering 

    Spade counterbalanced rudder 

    Deep cast keel 


    Engines and Electrical Systems

    Powered by a 3 cylinder Yanmar 3YM20SD 21hp diesel engine driving folding 2 blade propeller 
    Sea water cooled 
    Sail drive 

    Last Serviced 2017.

    3 x 12 volt batteries 
    Charging via engine alternator and 20 amp battery 
    220 volt shore power 
    Water heated by engine and calorifier

    Tankage and water system

    1x Diesel Tank 30 litres 

    1x Water tank 80 litres 

    Pressurized hot and cold water system. 

    Hot water from engine and 220 volt water heater. 




    Cabin details
    6 berths in 2 cabins in Alp Blond Oak and Light cream Upholstery.

    Double berth (2m x 1.40m) with mattress 
    Under berth stowage 
    Shelving along hull sides 
    Hanging locker to port 
    Lewmar opening deck hatch with blind 
    Halogen deckhead light 

    Symmetric saloon with settees and mattress providing two berths 
    Square central drop leaf table with stainless steel base and bottle storage to centre 
    Storage shelving & cupboards along hull sides 
    Fusion Marine Radio and cockpit speakers 
    2 x fixed hull ports 
    1 x Lewmar deck hatch over saloon table 
    2 x Lewmar opening ports to coachroof coamings 
    2 x halogen deckhead lights with independent switches 

    Chart table facing forward 
    Desk for chart stowage and oddments locker 
    Curved laminated wood navigators seat with stowage 
    Shelved unit 
    Removable faceplate for navigation electronics 
    9 switch electrical panel 
    Lewmar opening port to coachroof 

    Laminated work surface with fiddle that also acts as a handrail 
    Single stainless steel sink with mixer tap 
    Hot & cold pressurised water supply 
    Stowage under sink with baskets 
    12 volt,70 litre fridge 
    Eno gas cooker with 2 burners and oven 
    Stowage lockers for utensils, crockery and food 
    Lewmar opening port to coachroof above cooker 
    Halogen deckhead light 

    Heads compartment to starboard 
    Shower cabin inner moulding 
    Marine toilet 
    Wash hand basin with mixer tap and showerhead 
    Hot & cold pressurised water supply 
    Wet locker 
    Storage cupboard & hanging rail 
    Lewmar opening port to coachroof coaming 
    Halogen deckhead light 
    Stainless steel handrail 

    AFT CABIN:- 
    Double berth (2m x 1.50m) with mattress 
    Hanging locker 
    Shelving along hull side 
    Under berth stowage 
    2 x Opening ports to coachroof coaming & cockpit with curtains 
    Reading light 
    Halogen deckhead light 

    Removable teak double doors to companionway with lock and ventilation grille 
    Companionway ladder with non-slip steps, removable for easy engine access 
    Sliding companionway hatch in 15mm Perspex, with shaped wooden fiddle 
    Handrail to each side

    Rigging and Sails

    Fractional sloop rigged 
    Sparcraft anodised luminium mast and boom 
    All round white masthead and tri-colour LED light 
    Mast is keel stepped with twin aft swept spreaders 
    Aluminium boom has 2 reefing lines led back to cockpit 
    Stainless steel standing rigging 
    Adjustable backstay with ball bearing blocks and tackle (dynema) 
    Dynema running rigging 
    Topping lift 
    Mainsail slab reefing with 3 reefs led back to cockpit 
    Kemp lazyjack system, with cover 
    Harken headsail furler with removable drum new August 2014 with new forestay
    Spinnaker pole 
    Spinnaker sheets & guys in dynema 

    Harken Mainsheet track with windward sheeting car by separate negotiation

    2 x Harken 40 2 speed self-tailing halyard winches 
    2 x Harken 44 2 speed self-tailing Genoa sheet winches 
    2 x winch handles with winch handle pocket in cockpit 


    North E Special Edition Mainsail 2008 

    North E Special Edition Genoa 2008 

    Hyde No 3 2010 

    Hyde Spinnaker with snuffer 2009 

    North 3DL Genoa 2014 by separate negotiation only used once 

    Goacher Storm Jib 2013 never used 




    Navigational Equipment
    Plastimo compass (bulkhead mounted) 
    Raymarine C80 chartplotter 
    Raymarine SPX Autopilot 
    Raymarine 49E DSC VHF radio and remote station for cockpit 
    VHF masthead antenna 
    Raymarine ST60+ Speed/log 
    Raymarine ST60+ Wind 
    Bi colour navigation lights, fixed to pulpit

    LED Tri-colour on mast head.



    Boarding Ladder 

    Fender and warps 

    Boat hook

    Manual and Electric Bilge Pumps 

    Clock and Barometer 

    See Me Radar Reflector 



    In this case we are acting as brokers only.  The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business.  Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed.  The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and / or to have an engine trial conducted, which if carried out by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.


    Note to seller and purchaser:  If the boat you are selling or purchasing is registered, please ensure that the registration is completed after the sale of the boat.  If the purchaser wishes to cancel the registration is the duty of the seller to contact the Registry and inform them that the registration is to be cancelled.  If the purchaser wishes to continue with the registration, it is the duty of the purchaser to complete the relevant forms and post off the bill of sale to the Registrar.

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