Boat Details

Farfallina - a true timeless and classic beauty

Built in 2008, this privately owned and rarely available pre-owned example of the model Legend semi-displacement series from Benetti Group presents exceptionally well.

The elegant and timeless design of the Benetti Legend 85 boasts a fantastic layout and classic decor making her perfect for cruising in the utmost comfort and style.


Since her latest refit in 2017, all cabins are equipped with newest the 42 and 50inch Samsung flat screens and a stunning Control 4 entertainment system, connecting all rooms and deck spaces with Apple AirPlay for various choice of music and TV – all centralized with Apple iPads.


The generous deck space is ideal for comfortably relaxing and socializing. The extended platform for effortless access to the sea, alfresco dining for 8 and partially shaded sundeck.

This expansive flybridge, complete with Hardtop system, is perfect for entertaining or simply enjoying time with family and friends. The Tender storage

was replaced with a huge sofa sitting area that comes in the same wood quality as the rest of the deck equipment, which is a huge dining table for 8 , side storage for table ware and the spacious extended wet bar, all perfectly shaded.


In addition, there is a private foredeck seating/relaxing area as well as a generous aft deck with steps down to the bathing platform.

This Benetti Legend 85 has one of the highest build specifications including zero speed stabilizers and a new 2017 Ribeye Rigid 6,3m inflatable tender with Yamaha outboard engine.

Early viewings and offers recommended.

Hull and Deck Construction

Configuration: Displacement

Hull Designer: Azimut Benetti Spa

Interior Designer: Zuretti

Exterior Designer: Stefano Righini

Base Category:  Motor yacht

Year Built:         2008

Model Year:     2008

Model: Legend 85        

Hull Material: Composite

Decks: Teak     Gross tonnage:  87.37 tons

Displacement: 123.500 Kg

  1. 25,82m (84’,71”)            
  2. 23,9m (78’,41”)

Beam: 6,75m (22’,15”)

Minimum Draft: 2m (6’,57”)

Maximum Draft: 3m (9’,84”)

Deck Equipment

Anchor Windlass: Maxwell

Passarelle: Opacmare  

Engine and Other Machinery

Engines: Twin Caterpillar CI8 (2007) 6 cylinders HP 1015 x 2

Fuel type: Diesel Engine hours: 3.633 (port) & 3.639 (starboard) – April 2019 Cruising Speed: 10 Kts

RPM@ cruising speed 1600

Range @ cruising speed: 1500nm Maximum speed: 14 Kts                            

RPM@ maximum speed: 2300

Propulsion type: Twin Screw

Stabilizers: Naiad Marine

Bow-thruster: Naiad Marine

Remote control plug-in on fly & aft deck.

Air-conditioning: Frigomar

Heating system through AC unit

Hamann HL Cont sewage treatment

Watermaker: Hydromar MC5s 250L/hour          

Generators (x2): Kohler 40EF02D 50Hertz 1500 RPM 220v

Generators Hours: Stbd: 3.313 /  Port: 3.255 (April 2019)

Converter: Asea 220v

Dual Shore Power Input

Rexroth B5C Steering

5 blade Propeller

Hydraulic Thrusters

Naiad Marine Zero speed stabilizers


Fuel:16.700L -  Fuel tank: GRP

Fresh water: 3.059L - Water tank: GRP

Holding tanks: 2675L - Holding tank: GRP

Electrical Systems:

System voltage: 220AC / 24DC

Generators (x2): Kohler 40EF02D 50Hertz 1500 RPM 220v

Generator Hours: Pending revision

Converter: Asea 220v

Dual Shore Power Input


VHF: Sailor RT5022 (2008)

VHF: West Marine 150 (2012)

Radar: Noblefec 30nm range

Depth/Fathometer: Team Italia

Navigation Systems:

Satnav: Time 200 – interfaced to Team Italia (2017)

GPS: Furuno GP-32 (2008)

Plotter: Time 200  AP3003Gold – Interfaced to Team Italia (2017)

Weather fax: Airnav FB3100 (2008)

Speedlog: Team Italia – Digital (2017)

Sat TV: DeaTes Costa 1 24E30


Master Cabin:

50 inch Samsung TV

Samsung DVD player  

Apple TV,

Sound surround system,


Control 4


In VIP and guest cabins staterooms:

Samsung TV’s in all staterooms (50 inch in VIP cabin & 42 inch in guest cabins)

Apple TV,

Sound surround system

Denon Stereo player


Control 4



Pioneer 42 inch TV in saloon

Denon CD player in saloon

Apple TV,

Control 4

Domestic Equipment:

In galley:

Fridge: Miele

Freezer: Miele

Stove: Miele

Microwave: Miele

Convention Oven: Miele

Grill: Miele

Dishwasher: Miele



Ice Maker

Wine Fridge



Mini fridge on bridge


Guests: 10 in 4 staterooms all with en-suite bathrooms

Crew: 4 in 2 cabins with en-suite bathroom

Whilst she was built with the preferable 4 cabin layout, the cabins have been utilized to feature an impressive panoramic master suite.

The superior layout gives this owners suite peace and tranquility in full beam at main deck level. She enjoys an impressive view and offers a center lined queen size bed, a vanity and a sofa. Her bathroom has both a sunken bath and rainforest shower with skylights for ambient lightning.

On the lower deck, the 2 identical midship twin Guest’s feature both a queen size double bed as well as a single berth offering a great degree of flexibility. Forward situated is the spacious VIP cabin with a center lined king size bed and side sofa sitting. She is also full beam and like the guest cabins all benefit from the large “sea level” windows for stunning views and sense of space.

All bathrooms are finished are finished in specially selected marble.

The open plan main salon & dining offers great volumes and is filled with natural light thanks to panoramic windows, creating an airy ambience. High quality carpet flooring, fine marbles and beautiful classic Rosewood furnishing throughout create a classic decor making her perfect for cruising in the utmost comfort and style.

Tender and toys

1 x Ribeye 6,3m rigid tender with Yamaha 150Hp outboard (2017)

2 x Sea bobs (2016)

Safety and Security

Sailor 40Mhz EPIRB (new 2019) – Next SBM: 2024

2 x Zodiac life rafts with capacity for 8 people

Refit History:

Last refitted in 2017 –

New audio and visual system (Control 4 and AppleTV with iPad remote) 

New TV screens throughout the boat

Complete fly deck re-arrangement, new teak, new sofa, table and chairs

Interior upgrade – new carpets, curtains , bed heads, leather trims.


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.


  • BuilderBenetti
  • LocationFrance
  • Built2008
  • Price£2,812,841
  • Length25.9 m
  • Hull MaterialComposite
  • Cruising Speed10 kn
  • Max Speed14 kn
  • Range1500 nm
  • Beam6.77 m
  • Max Draft2.78 m
  • Engine 1
    • Make: Caterpillar
    • Model: CI8
    • Year: 2007
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard
    • Hours: 3633
  • Engine 2
    • Make: Caterpillar
    • Model: CI8
    • Year: 2007
    • Fuel Type: diesel
    • Propeller Type: Inboard
    • Hours: 3639

Contact Seller

Northrop and Johnson Spain
Edificio Dux - Calle Porto Pi 4, 1 ª Palma de Mallorca Baleares 07015 Spain
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