About this beneteau oceanis 343 2006 beneteau oceanis clipper 343 54,950a well-priced beneteau oceanis 343 ready to go is now available in chatham. the 343 is one of the very best cruising yachts. she sails extremely well and is well balanced with all lines led back to the cockpit she is perfect for sailing shorthanded. she had new mainsail in 2018 and has been regularly maintained throughout her life. please call our kent chatham office 44 0 1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing. accommodationthe beneteau oceanis clipper 343 offers 6 7 berths in 3 cabins. 3 doubles, 1 single. u shaped saloon dinette to port which can convert to a double berth. the beneteau offers very good headroom in the saloon 6 5 , with cream leatherette upholstery, which is in good condition. settee berth to starboard. chart table aft. forecabin double vee berth forward with plenty of storage. aft cabin double berth in aft cabin. galley gimballed two burner gas hob with oven and grill. stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water. upright fridge with freezer compartment which are much better than the traditional cool box and plenty of storage. heads jabsco sea toilet with holding tank, wash basin and shower. cockpit aft, self-draining cockpit with teak seats. a very large and deep cockpit locker on the starboard side, with access from the stern cabin as well as the cockpit. radio cd, tv with fixed masthead ariel. sails and sparsthis beneteau 343 is bermudan sloop masthead rigged, deck stepped mast, stainless steel standing rigging, terylene running rigging, in mast mainsail reefing. furling genoa by facnor. sails 1x mainsail 2018 jeckells excellent condition 1 x genoa year unknown elvstrom sobstad reasonable condition winches 2 x sheet winches 2 x halyard winches mechanical systemsthe beneteau oceanis 343 is powered by a single 2006 yanmar three-cylinder 29hp engine with indirect cooling. shaft drive to a three bladed propellor with rope cutter. the yacht is also fitted with a bowthruster to aid manageability. 75 litre plastic fuel tank, cutlass bearing changed 2016, last out of water service april 2018. electrical systems4 x 12-volt batteries, 2 x domestic 2017, 1 x engine 2017, 1 x bowthruster. charging from the engine alternator, shore power connection with 12-volt battery charger, 240-volt ring main. deck equipment 1 x anchor 1 x kedge chain warp 20 20m windlass lofrans electric sprayhood bimini full cockpit enclosure cockpit dodgers binnacle cover bathing platform boarding ladder 6 x fenders 6 x mooring warps fender blanket wooden folding cockpit table outboard motor bracket navigation equipment compass plastimo depth raymarine speed log raymarine windspeed direction vhf radio northstar 710 plus cockpit repeater gps chartplotter garmin 750 autopilot raymarine navtex navtech electronic charts navigation lights masthead light clock barometer safety equipment fire extinguishers fire blanket cockpit harness points horseshoe lifebuoy floating light mob sling liferaft 4 person, dom 2012 emergency tiller electric bilge pump manual bilge pump hull keelfin keel, wheel steering history and constructiondesigned by berret racoupeau and built in 2006 by beneteau. grp construction with a blue hull, white deck and superstructure. wheel steering. spade rudder configuration, fin keel. owned by the current owner for the last for the last 6 years, selling as he is looking to purchase a yacht in the med. only used locally uk south coast and northern france. 2 previous owners. boat insuranceas one the uk s largest brokers with over 220 boats for sale we are able to introduce you to boat insurance providers that offer all types of boat insurance including insurance for yachts, sailing boats, motor cruisers, narrowboats, inland waterway craft, barges, houseboats, speedboats, rigid inflatable boats, waterski boats, jet skis, personal watercraft, dinghies, fishing boats, commercial boats, boats in build or refit. just call 01634 571605 or e-mail kent clarkeandcarter.co.uk to request an insurance quote for this boat or your current boat. rya trainingclarke & carter kent, through its strategic alliance with elite sailing, an accredited rya training centre, can offer professional and leisure qualifications at every level from beginners to very experienced for both sail or power. this includes from rya day skipper to rya yachtmaster coastal, offshore and ocean qualifications giving you a chance to begin, improve or broaden your knowledge and boat handling skills on its fleet of jeanneau yachts and various motorboats. elite sailing are also able to offer rya dsc vhf radio, first aid, and diesel maintenance courses as well as one to one own boat tuition. please call elite sailing on 01634 890512 to discuss your specific training needs. please quote promotional code cck1 when calling to receive details of their exclusive offers to clarke & carter customers. the company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. a prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and 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 conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part. general note on safety equipment any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner s and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner s specific needs.