46' Beneteau Oceanis 461 Sloop 1999 Yacht for Sale

Beneteau Oceanis 461 Details:

  • Vessel Length: 46 feet
  • Vessel Builder: Beneteau
  • Vessel Model: Oceanis 461
  • Vessel Year: 1999
  • Vessel Name: Prime Directive
  • Vessel Type: Sloop
  • Vessel Price: $ Contact for Price
  • Vessel Location: Virgin Gorda BVI
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Ron Housman CPYB


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    Vessel Specifications

    Builder: Beneteau

    Model: Oceanis 461

    Type: Sloop Cruising Sailboat

    LOA: 46

    LWL: 39'4

    Engine Details: 1 x Yanmar 4jH3E

    Engine 1: 1999 - HP - Hours

    Engine Details: Inboard - Diesel

    Beam: 13'11

    Draft: 5'9

    Hold Capacity: 45


    Splendid example of this popular luxury cruiser. Prime Directive has been lovingly cared for by her very knowledgeable owners with several improvements and upgrades done over the past few years. She is seriously offered for sale at a very reasonable price as the owners have moved on to a different life mission having enjoyed Prime Directive during their extensive live-a-board cruising experience. Courtesy showings available and offers strongly encouraged

    Located in the sailing capital of the world! Just a short ferry from Tortola

    Helm and Electronics

    Nav Station
    • Aft facing
    • Overhead lamp
    • Standard VHF
    • Fuel tank gauge
    • Table with storage
    • Two compartments
    • Depthsounder • Log-Speedometer
    • Wind Speed and Direction • TV Set
    • DVD Player • Compass
    • CD Player • Cockpit Speakers
    • VHF

    Master Stateroom

    MASTER: large master statreroom forward with overhead hatrch for ventilation and ports.
    Nice centerline double berth wiith storage drawers below -
    Settees to either side -
    Hanging locker
    Opening overhead hatch
    Storage drawers below berth
    Private Head w/shower
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    Cabinets and bookshelf storage
    Overhead lighting
    White headliner
    Cherry paneling and furnishing
    Forward Head
    • Molded sink & vanity w/ handrail
    • Two cabinets
    • Mirror
    • Hose style shower
    • Folding shower bench
    • Overhead lamp
    • Opening port light
    • Opening Lewmar hatch
    • Shower Sump
    • Manual head
    • Holding tank

    Guest Stateroom

    GUEST STATEROOMS - (2) identical guest staterooms
    - One to Port, one to Starbd, Aft of the Salon –Each with a private head and shower.
    Large double berth in each stateroom
    Storage below berth
    Hanging locker in each cabin
    Bookshelf storage
    Opening ports and hatches for ventilation
    Overhead lighting
    (2) Opening ports each cabin
    Overhead hatch each cabin


    • Two opening Lewmar hatches with
    sun shades
    • Shelf
    • Cabinet with counter surface
    • Four section bookcase
    • Four overhead lamps
    • Two spot lamps outboard
    • Hand rails on hull sides
    • U-Shaped Dinette with bench
    • White headliner
    • White leatherette upholstery
    • C shaped convertible dinette with
    • Storage outboard and beneath
    settees & bench
    • Wood straking on hull sides
    • Two fixed hull side port lights
    • Oversized opening port light
    • Overhead lamp


    The port side galley has ample workspace for 2 people. It includes a handrail running along the
    outboard wall and has two opening port lights, a dorade vent, and an overhead hatch to ensure
    good ventilation. Stainless steel fridge/freeze combo with front opening doors set this boat apart
    from many.Two hull side ports improve the view immensely. The upgraded corian counter tops
    have a molded wood fiddle. Outboard of the galley are separate cupboards for cutlery, dishes
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    and cookware with fiddled shelves on top of the cupboards. There are two cabinets and an
    enclosed garbage bin beneath the counter top.
    • Three burner Force Ten propane stove & oven
    • S/S protection bar at stove & oven
    • Front access, double compartment, refrigeration
    w/ Adler Barbour 12v / 110v refrigeration
    • Deep double stainless steel sink
    • Cutting board sink cover
    • White Formica/Antium countertops
    • Two fixed hull side port lights
    • Oversized opening port light
    • Double SS sink w/ hot cold pressurized water- (2)
    Shur flo 12v pumps
    • Opening port light aft
    • Overhead hatch
    • Two cabinets
    • 25 gal trash bin with
    counter top access
    • Two double door
    cupboards with counters
    on top
    • Compartment below
    • Two overhead lamps
    • 110 volt outlet
    • Fluorescent light
    • Dorade vent opening
    • Pressure hot & cold
    fresh water


    • Honda EV2000 LAN portable
    • 110 v & 12 v Electrical panels (Nav
    • Battery selector switches
    • Mastervolt 40 amp battery charger
    • 30 Amp dockside power cord – 50 ‘
    • 90 Amp engine alternator
    • Electrical panel
    • Battery condition meter (DC)
    • Load amperage meter (DC)
    • 110 volt outlets are GFI protected
    • Copper grounding strap (shrouds to
    • (2) 4D Lifeline sealed house
    • (1) engine start battery


    • Yanmar 4JH 56 Hp diesel
    • Fixed 3 blade prop
    • Engine room blower
    • Manual bilge pump (under helm
    • Water tanks are molded into the
    • Fuel shut off valve
    • Engine alarms
    • Fresh water cooling system
    • Whale Gusher Titan manual bilge pump
    at helm
    • Dripless style ceramic stuffing box
    • 11 gal engine / electric hot water heater
    • Primary & backup fresh water pumps
    • Two 10 lb. LPG gas cylinders –cockpit
    • Approved LPG locker
    • Three bladed fixed propeller


    This vessel is easy to sail with lots of cockpit and deck space. Performance and personal
    comfort are optimized to provide you with the perfect sailing experience. Sail handling lines are
    led aft through sheet stoppers convenient to the self-tailing halyard winches. Wide side decks
    are easy to maneuver to go forward. There are safety line pad eyes, a mast pulpit, handholds
    and lifelines for extra security. Guests will appreciate its sleek, uncluttered foredeck. The large
    transom swim platform gives easy access to the sea while the hinged helm seat pass through
    minimizes cockpit flooding from a following sea. A powerful hull and sail plan combine for an
    exhilarating ride.
    Custom stern arch w/ solar panels and wind generator
    • Primary Delta anchor
    • Secondary Brittany anchor
    • Chain and rope rode ( chain regalvanized)
    • Bow pulpit with rails
    • Full Dodger and Bimini w/ connector
    • S/S stem-head with two offset anchor
    • Self-bailing chain locker with ringbolt
    • Lofrans Tigress windlass (12 volt &
    • Windlass has rope & chain gypsies
    • Windlass wired remote
    • Double stainless steel lifelines with
    • Two dorade vents with S/S guards
    • Leather covered stainless steel
    destroyer type wheel
    • Two stern pulpit cockpit perches
    • New cockpit cushions and hatch
    • Hinged transom door
    • Teak grate at transom door
    • Rod holders
    • Horseshoe throwable life buoy
    • Blue canvas Bimini
    • Cockpit table with drop leafs
    • Cockpit lockers port & starboard
    • Integral icebox in helm & table
    • Instrument pod integral to cockpit
    table pedestal
    • Teak inlaid cockpit seats
    • Coach roof handrails
    • Mast pulpit
    • Four oversized mooring cleats
    • Navigation lights
    • Transom / cockpit shower
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    • Walk down, teak inlaid, swim
    • Swim platform storage locker
    • Swim ladder with teak rails
    • Deck shower at transom
    • MAIN- Doyle Pac main sail
    handler with lazy jacks (005)
    • 140% Doyle Genoa with Profurl
    roller furling
    • Two Lewmar 54 two speed selftailing
    primary winches
    • Two Lewmar 44 two speed selftailing
    halyard winches


    • MAIN- Doyle Pac main sail
    handler with lazy jacks (005)
    • 140% Doyle Genoa with Profurl
    roller furling
    • Two Lewmar 54 two speed selftailing
    primary winches
    • Two Lewmar 44 two speed selftailing
    halyard winches
    • Eight halyard sheet stoppers
    • Halyard neatening straps at
    • Cockpit line handlers on forward
    • Aluminum spars
    • Twin spreaders
    • Deck stepped mast
    • Stainless steel wire rigging
    • Split backstay
    • Baby stay
    • Sheet protector rollers on standing
    • Lewmar ball bearing mainsheet traveler
    • Lines led aft to cockpit
    • Rope boom vang equipped with jam
    cleat and quick-release shackle

    Mechanical Disclaimer

    * Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on this website.


    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.

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