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Tom Mowbray
JK3 Yacht Sales
1070 Marina Village Parkway Suite 109
Alameda, CA, US
Office: 510.227.2100
Mobile: 415.497.3366
tmowbray@jk3yachts.com

2003 Beneteau First 47.7
Boat Type: Cruiser Address: San Diego, CA, US Price: $175,000

Overview

If you are looking for a high-end, beautiful and fast sailing yacht that's fully equipped for cruising and entertaining - in superb condition, this is your boat - with her Bruce Farr hull design, Pininfarina interior and immaculate condition throughout. Two careful owners since new and only 750 hours on the well-maintained Yanmar engine. 

 And she sails to windward at 8.5 knots and downwind with just the main, 11 knots is not difficult.

She is the preferred three-cabin layout, scarcely used, but immaculately-maintained by her first owner and purchased by her second owner to fulfill his cruising dreams. Now his plans have changed, this is a great opportunity to purchase this incredible boat with the following cruise-specific must-haves that were recently added: 

- Bow Thruster

- New Bimini with 2 integral panels mounted

- Eclectic Energy D400 wind generator.

- Electromax 12 V, 215 Amp. alternator kit,

- E-Maax Pro External Smart Charge Controller and serpentine belt pulley upgrade

- HydroVane steering vane 

- refurbished/re-calibrated AutoPilot with remote control

- Stainless Steel Helm Guard - provides a sturdy grip behind the wheel in all kinds of weather.

- A-symmetrical spinnaker with ATN sleeve.

-Symmetrical spinnaker

- Baja Biminis for sun underboom and over foredeck

- New folding cockpit table.

- 12 x 5 gallon diesel Jerry cans

 

Specifications

Basic Information

Manufacturer: Beneteau Vessel Name: Blue Horizon
Model: First 47.7 Boat Type: Cruiser
Year: 2003 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Sail Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: San Diego, CA, US Designer:
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 48 ft - 14.63 meter Draft - max: 9 ft 3 in - 2.82 meter
LOA: 48 ft 6 in - 14.78 meter Bridge Clearance: -
Beam: 14 ft 10 in - 4.52 meter Dry Weight: 25353 ft - 7727.59 meter

Engine

Make: Yanmar Engine Type: Inboard
Model: 4JH3-TE Drive Type:
Engine(s): 1 Fuel Type: Diesel
Hours: - Horsepower: 75 (Individual), 75 (combined)
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 63 gallons - 1 tank(s) Holding Tank: 50 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank: 164 gallons - 1 tank(s)    

Accommodations

Total Cabins: 3 Crew Cabins: 1
Total Berths: 3 Crew Berths: 1
Total Sleeps: 1 Crew Sleeps: 1
Total Heads: 2 Crew Heads: 1
Captains Cabin: -    

Descriptions

Galley

The Galley runs the full length of the port side of the vessel and offers two burner stove, oven microwave, front loading fridge, separate top loading freezer, Dual basin stainless steel sink, Hot and cold pressure water, foot pump operated sea water faucet, and adequate storage.

This is the best and most usable galley layout even in a seaway when the backrest of the dinette amidships and opposite the stove provides support when working in the galley in a seaway.

 

 



Accommodations

The Beneteau First 47.7 Blue Horizon features a magnificent , spacious, opulent and light-filled interior design by Pininfarina. Lots of rich, exquisitely finished mahogany joinery contrasts with crisp white ceiling panels and leather upholstery to give a first class feeling to the interior throughout.

Her large, welcoming saloon and full-length galley to port are ideal for entertaining, yet provide hand-holds everywhere when using the galley or for safe movement when below in a seaway. The beautiful teak and holly floors throughout are immaculate, having been protected over the life of the vessel with removable fitted carpeting.

The companionway 'in-the-round' provides spacious access to all stations on the boat: forward is the galley and main saloon with formal dining area and a unique skylight that doubles as a light fixture; Forward and to starboard is the chart table, and there are three curved mahogany doors in the companionway, one leading to each of the aft staterooms, and a third leading to the powder room/head with a shower.

The forward stateroom is off the main saloon. It is has great daylight and ventilation, a Pullman berth to starboard and a daybed to port, wand adequate storage a spacious head, shower and vanity in the bow section of the vessel.

Blue Horizon has the most desirable three-stateroom two-head layout.



Electrical and Electronics

1531 Furuno Radar with Questus articulating mount 

h 1000 (3) B&G displays.

B&G Autopilot with remote

ICom IC-M502 VHF with remote 

ICom SSB

Plastimo Magnetic Compass

Xantrex Freedom 25 - 2500 watt inverter charger

Link 1000 Battery Monitor

Stereo system

Bowthruster

Eclectic Energy D400 wind generator.

Electromax 12 V, 215 Amp. alternator kit,

E-Maax Pro External Smart Charge Controller and serpentine belt pulley upgrade

HydroVane steering vane 

Refurbished/re-calibrated AutoPilot with remote control



On Deck, Sails and Rigging

North Dacron cruising mainsail with duchman

North 155% genoa.

100% Jib

Spinnaker.

SparCraft Standard aluminum rig with wire rigging.

Aluminum Spinnaker pole.

Headsail roller furling system.

Harken adjustable backstay system.

(2) Lewmar 58 two speed self tailing primary winches.

(2) Lewmar 48 two speed self tailing secondary winches.

(1) Lewmar 44 two speed self tailing halyard winch (starboard)

(1) Lewmar 44 self tailing electric halyard winch (port)

(3) double clutch cam-cleats for halyards (port & starboard)

Lewmar mainsail traveler system.

Lewmar genoa cars with adjustments lead aft to cockpit.

(5) Lewmar aluminum deck hatches.

Aqua Tricolor mast head light with strobe

New Bimini with 2 integral panels mounted

Stainless Steel Helm Guard - provides a sturdy grip behind the wheel in all kinds of weather.

A-symmetrical spinnaker with ATN sleeve.

Symmetrical spinnaker

Baja Biminis for sun underboom and over foredeck

New folding cockpit table.

12 x 5 gallon diesel Jerry cans



Disclaimer

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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Tom Mowbray
JK3 Yacht Sales
1070 Marina Village Parkway Suite 109
Alameda, CA, US
Office: 510.227.2100
Mobile: 415.497.3366
tmowbray@jk3yachts.com