The Beneteau Antares 6.80 is a super craft which provides a platform from which to enjoy the water. Whether it be family cruising, day boating with friends or trying to catch a few fish then this is a craft that ticks all the boxes.
For a start she is towable and comes complete with a fully braked twin axle trailer. This allows the boat to be stored at home or travel to fresh cruising grounds for the weekend.
The boat was purchased New at the end of 2016 and was only afloat for a few months. The Suzuki engine is both economical and quiet and has only completed a paltry 20 hours.
The cockpit is large and features a seating/dining area for alfresco entertaining. This converts to a large sun pad should catching "rays" be desired.
The cabin is bright and airy thanks to the single piece windscreen and large opening roof hatch. Dining area in saloon converts to a cosy double and there is a further double berth in the forepeak. Comes complete with marine toilet and electronic navigation aids.
Accommodation :Smart interior with a combination of beige cloth covered upholstery and light mahogany faced marine ply. The floors are a combination of parquet style laminated panels and moulded non slip GRP. Excellent headroom of 6'7" so the giants among us wont be uncomfortable. Visibility and natural light are provided by the one piece clear glass windscreen and sliding roof hatch. Further ventilation from the PMMA grey tinted side opening windows and triple aft patio style doors. The doors have aluminium frames and are fitted with a lock for security. Privacy curtains for side windows and door.
Helm position to starboard with GRP console fitted with a Lowrance Elite 7" CHIRP multifunction display, including depth sounder, log / speed, GPS and chart plotter. Full engine instrumentation including rev counter, fuel and engine gauge indicator and 12V socket for phone and instrument charging.
Behind the helm position is the small galley area with polyester sink, manual pumped water faucet, single burner gas hob and 42lt capacity refrigerator. Opposite is a dining area with table. This are converts to another berth. There is storage below.
Forward is a double berth measuring 1.9M X 2.20M. Incorporated here is a sea toilet with holding tank. Above in the deck head is an opening deck hatch for light and ventilation.
Stainless Steel Bow Fitting
Anchor, chain and warp
PVC Diamante Taupe outside cushions
Stainless Steel Swim Ladder
Lowrance Elite 7 Chart plotter depth sounder
Warps and fenders
Engine is a 2015 model. She has only completed 20 hours and was serviced in August 2016.
12V system with large capacity leisure and engine start single batteries fitted with Isolator.
Batteries recharged via engine alternatorConstruction:
GRP hulled sports fisher with semi displacement hull. Moulded spray strakes and skeg give directional stability.
Underwater areas antifouled in April 2016 ready for season.
Large self bailing cockpit with locker storage below decks.
Seating area modules are removable should a larger fishing space be desired.
Large table with floor support stored in cockpit locker when not required.
Removable padded cockpit cushions.
Wheelhouse with triple sliding door to rear. Single piece glass windscreen giving excellent visibility.
Sliding side windows and large wheelhouse roof hatch let in lots of light and ventilation.
Large anchor well forward. Stainless steel bow rails for protection.