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2007 Beneteau 523

Beaufort, North Carolina




Very few Beneteau 523's come on the market in the U.S. and this version features a three (3) stateroom, three (3) head layout plus separate crew quarters and additional head. GRACE is a capable offshore cruiser with:

  • Three Cabin three Head intereior layout
  • Twin Berth Crew Cabin full ensuite head 
  • Fully-Equipped Galley With twin Refrigerators 
  • Sumptuous, Spacious Salon  

 If you are seeking a capable offshore cruiser with all the comforts for you and your crew GRACE should be on your list.

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Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: GRACE
Make: Beneteau
Model: 523
Year: 2007
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Beneteau
Designer: Groupe Finot
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: beye3106k607
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 52 ft
Length Overall: 53'4 ft
Waterline Length: 48 ft
Beam: 16 ft
Max Draft: 6 ft
Displacement: 30,864 lb
Bridge Clearance: 73'1 ft
Ballast: 10,965 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH4-HTE
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Feathering


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 119 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 198 gal


Heads Count: 4
Boat Class: Cruisers, Sloop


Kenneth Ferguson
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Neptune Yacht Sales and Services


Neptune Yacht Sales and Services
302 East Front Street
New Bern, North Carolina, US, 28562


GRACE features a three (3) stateroom, three (3) head layout with an additional separate crew quarters forward.  Upon entering the companionway from the large cockpit you are welcomed by a spacious and luxurious interior that has room for family and friends.  To starboard of the companionway steps is a large galley with generous counter and storage space running fore and aft.  Across from the galley is a huge dinette with center bench seat facing outward to port, beautiful wood table and u-shaped settee on the port side.  A nav-station is located just behind the galley on the starboard side. 

The forward cabin is spacious with an offset queen berth, bench seat,  under-berth storage drawers, hanging lockers to port and starboard, dresser table with mirror and seat.  There are five (5) opening hatches providing natural light and ventillation.  The private forward head features a molded wash basin and glass counter, and separate shower stall.

Moving aft there are two large aft guest cabins to port and starboard.  Each have large double berths with shelving along the hull and hanging locker.  There are private heads located just forward of each cabin with molded wash basin and glass countertops with separate shower.

There is a separate crew quarters located forward of the owner's cabin and accessed via a forward deck hatch.  The crew quarters features a double berth and ensuite head and shower

  • Dometic 16,000 btu reverse cycle air conditioning
  • LED lighting throughout
  • Chart table with chart storage
  • Curved navigator's seat


  • Starboard side galley
  • Gimballed stainless steel Force 10 four (4) burner stove/oven (oven is currently inop)
  • NEW 110 VAC dual front opening refrigerators with freezer compartments (11/21)
  • New microwave (11/21)
  • Composite counter tops
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • Hot and cold pressure water (hot water tank currenlty inop but to be addressed)
  • Ample storage under and over counter top
  • Water maker (pickled)
Navigation Table
  • Starboard side, forward facing nav station
  • Nav station Raymarine E80 chartplotter
  • New Garmin EcoMap GPS
  • VHF
  • ICom - M802 SSB (inop, Antenna tuner diconnected)
  • Stereo
  • 12v/120v main panel
  • Top opening table for chart storage
  • Curved seat with under-seat storage


  • Raymarine E80 GPS
  • Raymarine Autopilot
  • New Raymarine depth, speed, wind
  • New VHF (hand held)
  • Plastismo compass at each helm

Navigation Station

  • Raymarine E80 chartplotter
  • New Garmin EchoMap GPS
  • VHF with AIS
  • McMurdo ICS NAV6 Navtex weather station
  • Icom IC-M802 SSB - inoperable, antenna tuner disconnected
  • Sony stereo
  • Bow thruster
  • Shore power
  • 12V / 220V main panel
  • Two (2) 20amp 110 VAC circuits with outlets
  • Cristec Inverter
  • 12V outlets
  • Four (4) house batteries
  • One (1) engine start battery
  • Two batteries for bow thruster
  • Voltmeter and amp meter
  • Fuel and water tank monitors
  • ProNautic 1240P 40amp battery charger
  • Marlec Rutland 1200 Hybrid MPPT Charge Controller for wind (wind generator currently inop)
  • Alternator 
  • Spare alternator
  • Eco Sistems Splash 25 water maker
  • Thirty six (36 LED ceiling lights)
  • Seven (7) reading lights
  • Two (2) fluorescent lights
  • Four courtesy lights
  • Navigation lights
  • Yanmar 4JH4-HTE 110hp diesel engine (estimated 2000 hrs, hour meter inop)
  • Engine room sound proofing
  • Engine panel at helm
  • Single engine transmission/throttle control lever
  • Stainless steel shaft
  • 3-blade Max Prop propeller
  • Bow thruster
  • 16,000 btu air conditioner (220 VAC)
  • Electric windlass (currently inop to be repaired)
Additional Information
  • New bimini - 2021
  • Dodger - restitched 2020
  • Stack pack with lazy jacks
  • Traditional mainsail with three (3) reefing points
  • 110 Genoa
  • Genoa professionally reconditioned
  • Mainsail slides and cars replaced or reconditioned
  • Two (2) powered cabin top winches
  • All standing rigging inspected
  • New intermediate stays
  • Teak cockpit
  • Teak sidedecks
  • Outboard engine bracket
  • Cockpit table 
  • Walk-thru transom with integrated swim platform and swim ladder
  • Two (2) New 1.25in thru hulls installed 
  • New annodes 
  • Three (3) blade Max Prop prop
  • Spare starter
  • Spare alternator
  • Spare water pressure pump
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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