46.92 ft | 2005 | Beneteau - 473

Price: $212000.00 USD

New London, CT US

Endurance is an exceptionally well kept and professionally maintained yacht and needs to be seen to be appreciated. She has an extensive list of additional features to include a custom stainless steel arch with dinghy davits and a mounted satellite phone dome with receiver below. She is equipped with radar, dual chart plotters, power winch for halyards, dual compasses, Beneteau dishes, barbecue grill, dodger and bimini and AC.

Sail Area

IJPE : 892.00 sq ft
I : 53.83 ft
J : 18.08 ft
P : 47.42 ft
E : 17.08 ft
Working Sail Area : 892.00 sq ft

Keel Details

Keel #1
Ballast: 7275 lb

Manufacturer Provided Description

The redesiged Beneteau 473 combines extraordinary interior comfort, volume, and light with bluewater strength. Designed by Groupe Finot, this design offers a unique combination of elegant lines with extraordinary space and performance. The 473 boasts more features and creature comforts than ever before in a boat this size. The Beneteau 473 was awarded 2001 Boat of the Year Best Production Cruiser.

Sails and rigging

In mast roller furling for main with a new Mack Sails with vertical battens.

130% jib on a Harken bigger roller furling.

Schaefer 1100 furler for the staysail.

Code-0 by Mack Sails, launched from a custom stainless-steel bow spirt.

All sails are made for slightly heavier Dacron.

Bimini covering the cockpit


 US Spars anodized aluminum roller furling mast

(2) sets swept-back aluminum spreaders

US Spars boom

Sparcraft rigid boom vang

1x19 discontinuous S/S wire w/ twin backstays

S/S swaged end fittings w/ Gibb chromed bronze open barrel turnbuckles

Spinlock line clutches

Lewmar mainsheet traveler

Winch handles



Electronics and Batteries

Raymarine Axiom 7 chart plotter.

Raymarine (3) I-70 wind instruments. All upgraded to Seatalk NG networking.

Raymarine EV-400 autopilot. with P70S Control Head.

2 Raymarine E-80 chart plotters. one in the Nav area one at the helm. (1) i50 instrument.

3 Lifeline 4D batteries 210AH each.

24VDC house battery.

12VDC for engine, generator and windless. 

12VDC battery charged by 24-12 charger.

Main panel powered by Victron 24-12VDC DC-DC converter. 

Victron Multiplus 24/3000/70 inverter, charger. and auto transfer switch for shore power.

Digital Yacht AIT2000 - Class B AIS transponder.



Winter cover and bottom

2021 bottom was sandblasted.

5 coats Pettit Protect primer.

2 coats Pettit Unexpoxy HRT.

2022 -1 coat Pettit TRINIDAD XSR

2023-1 coat Interlux Micron CSC.

Custon winter cover 2012 


Additional Gear and Features

Acrylic back splash between galley and seat

New Interior cushions fabric and curtains

Cockpit and helm cushions

AB 9.5' aluminum dingy 75 lbs. total weight with Mercury 4hp 4 cycle outboard.

Stainless Steel arch HD

Dock lines, fenders, flair kit, life jackets.

 Feathering prop.


Tan Corian countertops w/ fiddles

Double S/S sinks w/ cutting board drop-in covers

Force-10 (3) burner stove w/ oven

Alder Barbour top-loading freezer (7.7 cubic ft) & front-loading refrigerator (4.7 cubic ft-3 shelf)

Tappan Microwave

Dedicated trash can

Double storage cabinets

Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical

110V outlets in cabins, heads, galley, saloon & nav table

Halogen lighting throughout w/ independent switches

Reading lights in each cabin

LED masthead tri-color light

(2) 12V sockets (helm & nav table)

UPM circuit breaker panel

Seward 11-gallon hot water heater

Jabsco manual toilet 

Dual macerators & shower sumps

Jabsco bilge pump w/ Rule super float switch

Munster Simms manual bilge in cockpit

Dual Racor 75500-Max filters w/ vacuum gauge & selector valve

In-line 3" blower

Dripless stuffing box


(2) cabin- (2) head layout: The owner's stateroom is forward with a double berth on center, bench seating, and a hanging locker shelving compartment to port.

Double drawer storage beneath the bed and outboard shelving on both sides of the berth. Head with hinged door stall shower, double mirror vanities, and towel hooks.

The main saloon features a U-shaped seating and dinette table to starboard, the table drops to form a double berth. A large settee to port with compartments for glassware behind.

Chart table to port with head behind. L-shaped galley to starboard.

Twin double cabins with hanging lockers aft.

Cherry trim & joiner work

6'3" cabin headroom

6'8" salon headroom

Sleeps 6 


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.

Boat ID:8954751

Sales Rep

David Pugsley
David Pugsley
Yachts New England
Groton, CT


  • Number Of Engines: 1
  • Make: Beneteau
  • Year: 2005
  • Model: 473
  • Category: Sail
  • Boat Class: Sail
  • Boat Name: Endurance
  • Designer Name: Finot / Conq
  • Beam Measure: 14.17 ft
  • Water Tank Count: 1
  • Water Tank Capacity Measure: 209|gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 1
  • Fuel Tank Capacity Measure: 56|gallon
  • Dry Weight Measure: 24,277 lb
  • Ballast Weight Measure: 8,157 lb
  • Displacement Measure: 24,277 lb
  • Total Engine Power Quantity: 63 hp
  • Boat Keel Code: Bulb Keel
  • Number of Heads: 2
  • Boat Hull Material Code: Fiberglass
  • Nominal Length: 46.42 ft
  • Length Overall: 46.92 ft
  • Max Draft: 5.67 ft


  • Engine Make: Yanmar
  • Engine Model: 4JH3-HTE
  • Engine Fuel: diesel
  • Engine Power: 63|horsepower
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine Year: 2005
  • Engine Hours:

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