Lovely spacious, light and attractive upper house with a spacious living room, 3 bedrooms and a big roof terrace. The total internal surface is approx. 93m² divided over the 3rd and 4th floors and the loft. The apartment is in a prime location in Amsterdam South, close to the Vondelpark and highway A10, and placed on FREE HOLD GROUND.
This beautiful neighborhood in Amsterdam-Zuid, the Westlandgracht neighborhood, is wedged between the Surinamerplein / Overtoom and the Hoofddorpplein. The neighborhood has been popular with buyers for decades because of the favorable location of the Vondelpark, accessibility to the city center and the fast exit to the A10 ring road. The neighborhood is spacious and green and is characterized by the 1930s style. The location on freehold/private land and the favorable parking facilities further contribute to the popularity of this cozy neighborhood.
In the immediate vicinity you will find many facilities in the sports field; there are several fitness clubs, tennis courts and football fields within 10 minutes cycling. You can simply run in the nearby Vondelpark or Rembrandtpark. Furthermore, you will find an attractive and varied selection of shops and good restaurants in the neighborhood; including the Hoofddorpplein, the Sloterkade the Amstelveenseweg and the Overtoom.
The building in which this house is located, was originally built in 1933 under the architecture of Mr. Baanders and has an architectural order 3. The building is built in the famous Amsterdam School style and is typified on the outside by richly decorated façade elements, beautiful porches with open stairs, a variety of window openings and the tilting, pans covered, gable roof. The building has a total of 5 floors and a loft. A well-kept secret hides in the inner gardens of this building block: a beautiful chapel that served as such until the nineties. The destination is now dwellings. The view at the back is a feast for the eyes.
Description of the property:
This is a wonderfully light and spacious upper house of approx. 93m² (effectively approx. 100m²), divided over 3 layers, namely: the entire 3rd floor as well as the back part of the 4th floor with roof terrace and an upper loft.
On the third floor the house has a wonderfully spacious and bright living room, which is located at the front and across the entire width of the house. This room has a cozy bay window and fitted wardrobes. This beautiful room offers more than enough space for a spacious sitting and dining area.
At the rear are two bedrooms located on this floor with in the middle the fine kitchen with appliances and a 2-person bar area. The kitchen and the two bedrooms all have patio doors to the rear balcony overlooking the old chapel. From the central hallway there is also a spacious bathroom with washbasin accessible. The bathroom, equipped with a bathtub and second sink, is accessible from the main bedroom.
On the 4th floor the house has a third spacious bedroom or office if you like. This room is accessible via an internal staircase from the main bedrooms or via the common staircase.
This upstairs room has fixed cupboards on two walls, a fixed sideboard and still leaves enough space for a bedstead or desk. The beautiful private roof terrace of approx. 40m² is accessible through double doors in this room. On this lovely terrace there is room for a large outdoor table, outdoor kitchen plus a separate lounge set. Because of the favorable location, the sun shines all day long on this fine terrace with magnificent views. Furthermore, on this floor next to the bedroom you will also find, very practical, a separate large walk-in closet for your washing and drying machine.
Finally, the attic is accessible from this room with a steep staircase. There is still a lot of storage space available here.
The apartment and its finishes have been refurbished in phases over a period of 10 years. What you will find is a charming apartment where the characteristic stylistic elements have been preserved. The apartment has the necessary comfort, a beautiful wooden parquet floor and neatly decorated walls. The kitchen is timeless black / white finished and the bathroom has pleasant natural colors. You can move directly if you wish.
Maintenance and installations:
The apartment has undergone the following renovations from 2009 to the present:
New kitchen incl. Appliances including a dishwasher, gas stove and hood
New bathroom with bath and washbasin
New c.v. installation (brand Atag Combi, year 2015)
Renewed paintwork inside
Activities that have been carried out on the outside in recent years are: New balcony fences;
New roof covering under the roof terrace; Renovation on roof gutter and roof tiles.
Furthermore, the house is equipped with double glass front and rear and a modern electrical installation with sufficient groups. The house is finally also equipped with a cable and telephone connection.
The Association of Owners:
The VVE was founded in 1977 and can be called small-scale with 4 members. The division deed was completely changed in 2017, with the legal situation being drawn to the right with the actual situation. If you are interested, ask for a copy. The administration is carried out by the members themselves in a friendly way. Consultation on VVE matters is often discussed via e-mail. The equity of the VVE is currently € 2400. However, the VVE has no plans for joint maintenance. The painting is for everyone's own account. Short stay is only allowed with permission from the VVE.
The service costs are currently € 75, - per month.
Overview of important features:
Asking price: € 550,000, - k.k.
Service costs: € 75 p / month
Energy consumption current owner: € 69 p / month.
Total internal floor area: 89m²; including loft: 100m².
Surface roof terrace: 38m²
Surface balcony: 7m²
Number of rooms: 4
Cadastral data: Avg. Locks, section O, no. 2614-A-5, being the 1 / 4th share.
Maintenance internal & external: good.
Specifics: Upstairs divided over 3 layers. Lovely roof terrace. 3 good bedrooms.
Wonderful light. Lots of storage space. Charming.
Delivery date: can be fast: April / May 2018.
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