1986 Beneteau First 42

  • 42
  • Beneteau
  • Dowell, MD, US

Yacht price: $57,900

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Call us at 410-206-2755
  • Overview
  • Specifications
  • Gallery
  • Descriptions

Overview

Iretsu is a well loved Beneteau First 42 that's been in the same family since '88! A regular on the Chesapeake Bay racing scene, Iretsu has a PHRF rating of 96 and a shelf full of trophies to show for it.  Continuous improvements and upgrades make her a comfortable family cruiser as well!

  • Dodger, bimini, connector - 2021
  • Reverse cycle heat/AC - 2014
  • Updated electronics - 2015
  • Rare 6' shoal draft + Tall Rig version
  • Check out the full listing for more details!

Specifications

Basic Information

Manufacturer:
Beneteau
Model:
First 42
Year:
1986
Category:
Sail
Condition:
Used
Location:
Dowell, MD, US
Vessel Name:
IRETSU
Boat Type:
Racers and Cruisers
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Designer:

Dimensions & Weight

Length:
42 ft - 12.8 meter
LOA:
43 ft - 13.11 meter
Beam:
43 ft - 13.11 meter
Draft - max:
6 ft 1 in - 1.85 meter

Engine

Engine(s):
1
Drive Type:
Direct
Horsepower:
(Individual), (combined)

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
40 Gallon(s) - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
100 Gallon(s) - 1 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
20 Gallon(s)

Accommodations

Total Berths:
-

Gallery

Descriptions

Updates and Upgrades

  • Thru hulls replaced - 2014
  • Keel bolts inspected & tightened - 2014
  • Keel-hull joint reseamed - 2014
  • Refit both heads: Corian countertops, new toilets, new sanitation hoses - 2014
  • New Lifelines - 2014
  • Sink hoses replaced - 2014
  • SeaFrost refrigeration serviced - 2014
  • Complete AC install (one unit that serves forward cabin & salon) - 2014
  • Garmin GPSMap 741 at nav station - 2014
  • VHF w/ AIS - 2014
  • 2 blade feathering MaxProp - serviced 2014
  • New Windex - 2015
  • Anchor and Steaming/Deck lights replaced - 2015
  • VHF mast wires replaced - 2015
  • USB outlets in cockpit added - 2015
  • Raymarine wind speed / direction - 2015
  • Raymarine repeater - 2015
  • Raymarine depth - 2015
  • Raymarine auto-pilot - 2015
  • Navigation instruments connected via NMEA  SeaTalk NG
  • New engine starter - 2016
  • New water heater - 2016
  • New engine stop switch - 2016
  • Heat exchanger - serviced 2016
  • New exhaust riser & elbow - 2016
  • LED interior lights - 2016
  • Bottom sanded & painted 2019
  • ProMariner ProSport battery charger - 2019
  • New salon cushions - 2019
  • New Force10 stove/oven - 2020
  • New bimini / dodger / connector - 2020
  • Added solar (175 watts) to bimini - 2021
  • Owner to install new AGM batteries - 2021
  • Owner to install new Inverter - 2021
  • Bottom soda blasted and new barrier coat added (2016)
Accommodations
Designed by the Argentinian architect German Frers, creator of some of the most splendid sailing boats in the world, the First 42 is an exceptional model.  Iretsu is a bit of a celebrity on the racing scene, having won multiple races in the Chesapeake Bay and beyond.  Passed throughout the family for over 30 years, she's had many updates to add to her comfort as a cruiser and not just an accomplished racer.
Salon:
  • Straight settee to starboard and U-shaped settee to port (new upholstery 2019)
  • Captains berth behind each settee for sleeping or storage
  • Fixed centerline table with leaves
  • Beautiful teak woodwork
  • Overhead hatch
  • Lights converted to LED 
  • Forward facing nav station to starboard with chartplotter and VHF
  • Exceptional headroom
Galley:
  • Force10 gimbalted stove / oven (2020)
  • SeaFrost refrigeration (serviced 2014)
  • Icebox with drain
  • S/S sink (new hoses & thru hull 2014)
  • Decent storage
Accommodations:
  • Two cabin two head layout
  • Double berths in both cabins
  • Ample storage in both cabins
  • Beautiful teak woodwork
  • New vinyl headliner in aft cabin
  • AC ducted into forward cabin
  • Both heads had a major retrofit in 2014 including toilets, countertop and plumbing
Exterior:
  • Single helm with engine controls and gauges
  • Teak inlay in the cockpit seating and floor
  • Vintage bronze compass
  • Large wheel
  • Updated Raymarine electronics (2014) including wind/speed, depth, autopilot
  • USB ports added in cockpit
  • Bimini / dodger / connector (2021)
  • Solar panels on bimini - 175 amps (2020)
  • Wide non-skid deck is easy to traverse from cockpit to bow
  • Topsides cleaned Spring 2021
  • Bottom painted 2019
  • Bottom soda blasted and new barrier coat 2016
  • 2 blade feathering MaxProp (serviced 2014)
  • New anchor light and deck/steaming light (2015)
  • New Windex and VHF mast wiring (2015)
  • Cast Iron keel
Engine, Electrical and Mechanicals
  • Original Perkins 4108 diesel engine
    • 50 HP
    • +/- 2100 hours
    • New engine starter - 2016
    • New engine cockpit stop switch - 2016
    • Heat exchanger - serviced 2016
    • New exhaust riser & elbow - 2016
    • Serviced in 2020
  • New water heater - 2015
  • New AC unit for salon and forward cabin - 2014
  • New Xantrex Freedom 2000W inverter - pending install (April 2021)
  • New AGM batteries, 3 house, 1 start - pending install (April 2021)
  • ProMariner battery charger - 2019
  • 30 amp shore power cable
  • Fusion stereo w/ 2 speakers in the salon
Sail Inventory
Extensive sail inventory for all of your racing or cruising needs!  Exact age of sails unknown, but they are in fair to good condition.  Several have been lightly used throughout the years.  
  • 155 light air jib
  • 155 standard jib
  • 135 dacron jib
  • 110 dacron jib
  • Storm jib
  • Mainsail  
Exclusions
Owners personal effects and any items not specifically described in this listing

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.

  • 42
  • Beneteau
  • Dowell, MD, US

Yacht price: $57,900

For more information

contact Yacht Brokers of Annapolis
[email protected]
Call us at 410-206-2755
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/her agents, or his/her surveyors, to instigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.(7608522)