1984 Beneteau First 24

, United Kingdom


The lifting keel Beneteau First 24 combines great sailing performance with a practical layout down below. 5 berths in an open plan saloon into V berth plus aft double cabin and separate heads. In good condition for its age it has a Yamaha 9.9hp outboard in a well with very low hours, solar charger, shore power and inverter, Eberspacher heating and inflatable tender with electric pump. Comes complete with a twin axle road trailer.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Beneteau First 24
Make: Beneteau
Model: First 24
Year: 1984
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: fiberglass


Length: 26.25 / 8.0 m
Beam: 8.2 / 2.5 m

    Engines / Speed

    Engines: 1
  • Make: Yamaha
  • Fuel: Petrol
  • Engine Power: 9.9
Displacement Type:



Boat Class:


Maiden Marine


Maiden Marine
Ferry Nab Bowness on Windermere
Maiden Marine, GB, LA23 3JH
Tel:+44 (0)1539 488050


GRP hull, deck and superstructure with lifting keel (0.80m to 1.60m draft) and transom-hung rudder with tiller steering. Wide side decks and cockpit area, pull-pit and push-pit connected by a single guard wire.

The keel was serviced and new parts fitted in 2011.

Engine and Mechanics

Powered by a Yamaha 9.9hp outboard engine (around 7 years old and 20 hours use - recent oil change) in a well with remote controls and separate fuel tank. A pair of 12V leisure batteries for navigation, interior lighting and inverter are charged via the engine, solar charger or shore power battery charger.

  • Shore power
  • Solar charger
  • Inverter - powers freezer plus other 240V items

Rigging and Sails

Bermudan 7/8ths fractional rig with deck mounted alloy mast and spars. Stainless steel standing rigging and Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail with Lazy Jack bag - zip needs a restich (roller furling boom also fitted). Roller furling Genoa with UV strip and 2 x Spinnakers with pole.

  • Slab reefing mainsail with Lazy Jack bag - said to be in "good condition"
  • Roller furling boom fitted as well
  • Furling Genoa with UV strip - said to be in "good condition"
  • 2 x Spinnakers with pole


Five berths in saloon and aft cabin layout. One double berth in open plan fore peak and one small single berth in the saloon. The saloon is a comfortable place to sit and has a central table which also houses the keel winding mechanism. Separate galley area on port side with a two-burner spirit hob, stainless sink with manual pumped cold water and ample stowage space. Enclosed heads area on starboard side of companionway has a chemical toilet and vanity unit. The entrance to the aft double cabin is to port. Eberspacher diesel cabin heating extends the comfortable use of the boat into the winter months.


Based on Windermere the inventory includes:

  • Compass
  • Depth Sounder
  • Log / speed
  • Windex
  • Navigation lights
  • VHF
  • Eberspacher cabin heating
  • New deck light - needs fitting to mast
  • Freezer with inverter
  • Solar charger
  • Clock
  • Horn
  • Anchor with chain
  • Boarding Ladder
  • Fenders & warps
  • Boathook
  • Gas alarm
  • Bilge pump
  • Boarding ladder
  • Sprayhood
  • Dodgers
  • 2.6m Inflatable tender with oars and electric pump
  • Second inflatable as spare
  • 4 wheel road trailer (last serviced 2022)

DisclaimerThe 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.

Contact Information

Available to view by appointment. Please contact Maiden Marine on 015394 88050 to arrange.

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