Key Yachting
Key Yachting Ltd,
Hamble Hampshire, SO31 4NB
Tel:+44 (0)23 8045 5669
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2008 Beneteau First 50

location icon Toulon, 83, France
Year 2008
Length 49'2 ft / 14.99 m

The Beneteau First 50 is a modern and stylish design for fast cruising and long passages alike. The model benefits from a T-shaped torpedo bulb keel and sleek underwater profile, for equal stability and speed. 

'Coup de Tête', was launch in 2008 and has had 2 owners from new. She benefits from a full teak deck and cockpit which compliments the light wood interior finish. She has a black painted aluminium mast and boom and black composite wheels to match, rod rigging, hydraulic backstay and vang and an underdeck genoa furler. Ease of sailing is increased with an electric halyard winch and 2 electric genoa winches, as well as a bowthruster and windlass (with chain counter) for easy control both in harbours and at anchor. 

This boat has been well maintained and received regular upgrades. Her sail wardrobe includes 2 genoas (1 new in 2020) and both asymmetric and symmetric spinnakers. Also specified with an extensive electronics package of Raymarine, including autopilot, 2 chart plotters and AIS. 

Below she has 3 private double cabins, 1 with en suite. As well as a spacious day-heads. The saloon table can be converted to create another double berth also. With a well equipped galley, including 4 burner hob and oven and 2 refrigerators and a watermaker. This boat is fully specified for long distance sailing and life aboard. with the ability to accommodate 9 people. 

'Coup de Tête'   presents a brilliant opportunity to get out on the water and travel further afield in a modern cruiser that is ready to go!

Currently located in Toulon France. For more information and to arrange a viewing please contact Key Yachting. 


Year Built 2008
Category Sail
Length Overall 49'2 ft / 14.99 m
Beam 14'6 ft / 4.41 m
Max Draft 7'10 ft / 2.40 m
Double Berths 4
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Bulb Keel
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 74.00 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 237 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 568 L
Dry Weight 13,115 kg
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 75Cv
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 75hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Folding
Year: 2008
Engine Location: Center
  • 2008 designed by Philippe Briand
  • GRP construction 
  • Infusion-moulded deck
  • T- shaped bulb keel
  • Three blade folding propeller
  • Yanmar 75hp inboard engine
  • Fuel capacity: 237 Litres
  • Fresh water capacity: 568 Litres
  • Lowering transom with swim ladder
  • Full teak deck and cockpit
Spars, Rigging and Deck Gear
  • Sparcraft performance aluminium mast and boom- lacquered black
  • 3 sets of swept back spreaders
  • Rod standing rigging
  • Navtec hydraulic vang
  • Navtec hydraulic, adjustable backstay
  • Under deck genoa furler
  • 2x Harken 70 electric 2 speed genoa winches
  • 3x Harken 48 winches on coachroof
  • Additional Harken 48 electric halyard winch
  • Black composites wheels
  • Lazy jack and lazy back system
  • Aluminium spinnaker pole with fittings
  • Electric windlass with remote and chain counter
  • Max Power retractable bow thruster
  • Compasses at helm stations
  • 2016 Voilerie Granvillaise full batten mainsail in DCX 
  • 2016 Voilerie Granvillaise Genoa in DCX 
  • 2020 Voilerie Granvillaise Genoa in Carbone GPL21 / 18 LS 
  • 2016 Voilerie Granvillaise asymmetric spinnaker
  • Gennaker
  • Symmetrical spinnaker
Electrical Systems
  • 220V system
  • 5x service batteries 135Ah- 2019 (Energy Bull Banner leisure batteries, C20 12v) 
  • 1 90Ah gel engine start battery
  • Shore power
  • Cristec YPOWER 12V - 60A battery charger

  • Cristec inverter (220v)
  • 1x 80Ah 12v alternator + 1x 90Ah 12v alternator
  • Victron battery and consumption monitor
Electronics and Navigation
  • 3 x maxi ST290 at mast with cockpit control

  • 2 x ST290 dual function displays in cockpit

  • 2 x ST290 wind 360° display

  • 2 x ST290 dual function displays

  • Raymarine E120 chartplotter at cockpit

  • Raymarine radar

  • Raymarine ST290 autopilot

  • Raymarine A65 chartplotter at chart table
  • Radiocean RO4700240E VHF
  • Navicom portable VHF
  • Raymarine 850 AIS
  • HI-FI CD radio (Bluetooth and USB)

  • Bose sound system with speaker in the saloon and in the cockpit

  • Toshiba LED TNT 32 'TV + mast top antenna

  • TV with keyboard Computer equipped with Maxsea NMEA (+repeater for cockpit E120)

  • WIFI connection for IPad or IPhone (with Raymarine App)
  • 60L/hour watermaker
  • 3 cabin layout
  • Large owner's cabin forward with ensuite heads
  • 2 aft double cabins 
  • Heads aft with manual toilet and shower
  • Electric toilet in forward heads
  • Hot water tank (runs on 220V and motor)
  • Spacious saloon with port facing chart table, L-shaped seating area, lowering saloon table (to make double berth), single settee berth to starboard
  • L-shaped galley with ENO 4 burner hob and oven, 2x refrigerators, large sink, drying rack and storage cupboards
  • Blinds and mosquito nets for deck hatches and portholes


Additional Equipment and Safety Gear
  • Manual and automatic bilge pumps
  • Cockpit shower
  • Folding wooden cockpit table (in cockpit floor)
  • Sprayhood with extension
  • Cockpit sun awning
  • Covers for wheels, winches and electronics
  • Cockpit seat cushions and backs for benches.
  • Delta anchor with 70m of 12mm chain
  • Mooring lines
  • Fender (10 cylindrical, 1 ball)
  • Quicksilver 285 dinghy with Suzuki 6 HP outboard motor
  • Second Delta mooring anchor
  • Liferaft
  • Cat A safety equipment for 8 people
This company, acting as brokers on behalf of the selling owner, who is a private individual. 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.