Essex Clarke & Carter
Burnham Yacht Harbour
Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, GB, CM0 8BL
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2007 Beneteau Oceanis Clipper 343

location icon Burnham-on-Crouch, United Kingdom
Year 2007
Length 34 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Beneteau

This Beneteau Oceanis 343 combines attractive lines with a comfortable cruising layout, good all-around performance and an easily handled rig. Lamorna has the sought after and rare lift keel option ideal for general cruising and exploring shallower waters. Her excellent inventory includes wheel steering with autopilot, diesel heating, anchor windlass, hot water, upgraded Raymarine chart plotter, DSC VHF with AIS and more. We would recommend an early viewing. 


Year Built 2007
Category Sail
Length Overall 35'6 ft
Length Of Deck 34'1 ft
Beam 11'5 ft
Max Draft 8'6 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Lifting Keel
Min Draft 3'11 ft
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 26.60 hp
Cruising Speed 5.5 kn
Maximum Speed 7 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 75 L
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 255 L
Tax Status Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Rope Cutter: true
Model: 3YM30
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 27hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
Year: 2007

The accommodation offers six berths in three cabins with 2m max standing headroom and good ventilation throughout. Forward cabin with large V berth with stowage under, opening hatch to foredeck and hanging locker. Saloon with two settee berths with storage under, two opening hatches, two fixed portlights and behind and large fixed table with drop leaves. Chart table to starboard with storage. Galley to port with good stowage, opening portlight, Eno two-burner gimballed gas cooker with oven, front opening upright refrigerator with ice box, stainless steel sink, hot and cold pressurised water system. Separate heads compartment with Jabsco marine toilet, wash basin and shower with electric pump out. Aft cabin with double berth, hanging locker, fixed portlight to transom and two opening portlights. Eberspacher diesel fired warm air heating system. Cream leatherette upholstery. Complementing curtains to windows and blinds to deck hatches.

Mechanical Systems

Yanmar 3YM30 three cylinder 29hp diesel engine with electric start and freshwater cooling via heat exchanger. Shaft drive to three-bladed fixed propeller with rope cutter. Single lever engine controls. 

Electrical Systems

2 x 12v Batteries (one domestic and one engine) charged via engine alternator. Shorepower system with ring mains, battery charger and immersion coil for water heating. 

Sails & Spars

Fractional 9/10ths rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast and boom by Z Spars. Stainless steel standing rigging. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail with lazyjacks. Facnor headsail furling system. All lines led aft to cockpit. Two Harken 32 self tailing sheet winches. Two Harken 32.2 self tailing control line winches on the coachroof with 8 Spinlock jammers. Solid kicker.

  • Mainsail and furling genoa 
Deck Equipment
  • Plough  anchor with chain & warp
  • Quick anchor windlass with wired remote control
  • Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and stanchions
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Mainsail cover with lazyjacks
  • Sprayhood
  • Cockpit table
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Centre cleats 
  • Various warps and fenders
Navigation Equipment
  • Plastimo binnacle mounted steering compass
  • Raymarine Hybrid touch colour chart plotter
  • RO4800 marine VHF with DSC and AIS 
  • Handheld VHF radio
  • Raymarine ST60 Tridata combined speed/log and depth
  • Raymarine ST60 windspeed & direction
  • Raymarine autopilot
  • Stereo CD/radio with speakers in saloon and waterproof cockpit speakers
  • Masthead anchor light
  • Steaming light on mast
  • Deck level navigation lights
  • Clock and barometer 
  • LCD TV
Safety Equipment
  • Fire extinguishers
  • 2 x Horseshoe lifebuoy with light
  • Ocean Safety inflatable danbuoy 
  • MOB rescue sling
  • Cockpit harness points
  • Emergency tiller
  • Manual and electric bilge pumps

Beneteau Oceanis 343 built in 2007 by Beneteau to a design by Berret-Racoupeau. White GRP hull with style stripes. Alloy toe rail. White GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip to decks. Shallow lift keel. Spade hung rudder. Wheel steering which can pivot through 90 degrees in harbour. Teak cockpit seats. Self draining cockpit. Two cockpit lockers and separate gas locker.


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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.