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Used Beneteau 473 Cruiser Sailboat For Sale 60 pictures

Boat Description

A rare opportunity to obtain one of Beneteaus most successful cruisers and in this case a superbly configured passage maker. A two owner boat that reflects a vessel that has been in steady use and carefully cared for to be admired by all and always ready for the next trip to sea. See it and youll want to take her to empty horizons.

For inquiries out of the Texas Coast area be sure to inquire about support for sea or truck transportation.

Original Beneteau 473 Brochure, General Specifications Specifications, Deck Interior Layout, Profile and polar diagram available by request.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name

Builder: Beneteau
Keel: Bulb

LOA: 47 ft 0 in
Beam: 14 ft 2 in
LWL: 43 ft 10 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 7 in
Displacement: 24277 lbs

Total Power: 75 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 2001
Engine Model: 4JH3-TE 75hp (Upgrade)
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 2287
Propeller: Folding propeller
Drive Type: Stern drive
Engine Power: 75 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: (153 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 (63 Gallons)

Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

Equipment & Upgrades


Yanmar 4JH3-TE 75hp (Upgrade)

Engine Hours: 2287

Propeller: 3 blade Brunson folding Autoprop


– Fresh Water Tanks: 3- total capacity 153 gallons
– Fuel (Diesel): 2 at 63 gallons each 126 gallon with fuel return and Dual Filters


– Cabins: 2 Queens in each Forward and Aft Cabins, Custom innerspring Mattress in Master Cabin
– Dinette also converts to Queen
– Overhead Recessed LED lighting throughout interior


– Forward Stbd Jabsco Electric Type III-Seawater, Separate Shower ( Completely serviced in 2014
– Mid Port Sealand Vacuflush Completely Serviced in 2014
– One Macerator for each head


– Wall Mounted Audiovox Main Cabin
– Satellite TV Cable outlet in Master Cabin
– DVD Samsung
– JVC Stereo with 6 player CD changer and XM Radio Receiver
– Speakers 2 in Cabin and 2 in Cockpit


– Stove Oven Force Ten Marine LPG 3 burner
– Propane Tank Sealed and drained compartment in Cockpit (10 lbs x2)
– Solenoid control with sensors for propane
– Ice Maker In cabinet - Isotherm
– Double Stainless steel Sinks
– Refrigerator 4.7 cu/ft Front Load Adler/Barber-Crosby Cold Machine
– Freezer 4.5 cu/ft top load
– Electric drain pump for Fridge and Freezer
– Microwave- Sharp

Electrical and Navigation

– Lifeline AGM 4D x2 house batteries
– Starting Battery
– Inverter Heart Interface, Freedom 20 2000 watt
– Charger Heart Interface 100 watt
– Single Side Band Radio: ICOM IC-M710
– VHF Radio Standard Horizon GX 2200 AIS/GPS Remote Mic in Cockpit (new 2014)
– Satellite Phone: Globalstar Hard Wired Receiver ( subscription not current)
– Auto Pilot Simrad AP20 Hydraulic Rebuild 2014
– Radar Furuno-Navnet
– Wind Log ST-60 (new 2014)
– Speed Log ST 60 Multi Tridata
– Depth Sounder Raymarine Furuno
– Plastimo Binnacle Mounted Compass (2)
– Electronic Charting GPS Furuno Navnet with repeater in cockpit (New GOM Chart 2014)
– Barometer-Clock Weems and Plath Main Cabin
– Air Conditioners 3- Cruisairs with separate controls for each cabin

Engine and Mechanical

– Yanmar 4JH3TE 75 hp marine diesel ???/ hrs (upgrade)
– Phasor 7 KW generator 160 hrs (new in 2013)
– Fuel Tank Capacity 2- 63 gallon tanks total 126 gallons (Upgrade)
– Raycor fuel/water filters 500MA x2 in parallel with return line and valving and supply line for genset (Upgrade)
– Dripless Shaft Seal New in 2015
– Brunson AutoProp Folding (Serviced 2015)
– Volvo Penta Bow Thruster
– Electric Oil Change system for Main Engine and Genset


NeilPryde Mainsail (new in 2014)

NeilPryde 140 Genoa on Roller Furling

Gennaker 1 Custom made

All sail control lines return to cockpit

Hull and Deck Safety

– New Bottom Job (September 2015)
– Anchors Primary Stainless Steel CQR with 200 of chain, Secondary Danforth with 80 of chain
– Dual Anchor Roller, divided anchor locker (upgrade)
– Windlass - Simpson Lawrence
– Winches: 4 Lewmar, 2-48s and 2-40s w/ Electric on Port Halyard winch
– Winch Handles Lewmar Chrome 2
– MOM 8-A inspected 2014
– EPIRB Cat 2 (new battery 2014)
– Life Raft DBC 6 person (not inspected)
– Bilge Pumps 2-electric with alarm, 1 manual pump
– Emergency Flare Kit including parachute flares
– 4 Cabin Fire Extinguishers
– Folding Cockpit Table with cover
– Aft Dinghy Davits
– Crane for Dinghy Engine and Aft Engine Mount
– Folding Transom ladder
– Deck/Transom shower with hot and cold water

Additional Equipment

– Dock Lines and Fenders 4 with covers
– 1 set of docking lines
– Full dodger Bimini (Sunbrella)with complete removable enclosure
– No-see-um screens for hatches
– Custom built Tool Storage in Lazarrete

Bottom Job 9-5-15

Dinghy Available Upon Request...


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.

Approximate boat location: Kemah, Texas