Helmgrasstraat 5 1087SJ AMSTERDAM

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Detached, at the water and with lots of charm, on a large plot on the south side of Rieteiland Oost (without doubt, the most beautiful place in IJburg) we may offer: A stately villa, buit under architecture, with lots of space (339m2 BVO).

Due to the split-level layout, the house has many separate places: a secluded wing for guests with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, wellness with all the amenities for sauna. Seller is willing to place sauna before transfer. At the back of the house is a lovely kitchen/living with its own cozy wood stove (with pizza oven!). Adjacent to this room is the landscaped, sunny, south-facing garden. Halfway upstairs there are two very spacious bedrooms with a luxury walk-in bathroom (Jack and Jill) in between the two rooms. The living room, which is halfway upstairs, also features a nice wood burning stove. From this space there is a beautiful view of the water, the Diemerpark and the Amsterdam-Rijn Kanaal. On the top floor is the master bedroom with its own master bathroom with spacious walk in shower, bath, double sink, toilet and large walk in closet. Parking for three cars and electric power connection for charging electric car. All bathrooms are high standard (total of four bathrooms, all Philippe Starck, all with own toilet and an additional guest toilet on the ground floor), granite flooring with underfloor heating, durable bamboo wood parquet, beautiful heights, atmospheric sightings, everything is plastered: no effort is spared to build a beautiful and high quality house in this unique and imaginative location. In order to serve a large company, even the man-sized fridge/freezer and dishwasher are doubled.
The house is very suitable for being accommodated by a family with a sleeping wings for families from abroad or for B & B (permission is granted).

All lots on this island have now been sold and rarely a lot is offered on the southside.

Ground floor: Fully fitted with marble tiles with underfloor heating.
Garage with three parking spaces, power connection for electric car, water connection, extra wall socket and outdoor lighting, garden around.
Spacious entrance hall with stairs to the basement, hallway, very extensive meter cupboard (fiberglass, power flow), luxury toilet with fountain (Philippe Starck), storage / laundry at the rear with a lot of built-in cupboard space and double door outwards for bikes. The garden-faced living kitchen has a wood burning stove with a separate bread / pizza area and has sliding doors to the beautifully landscaped garden with power for a whirlpool. The terrace is fitted with granite tiles, which completely integrates the kitchen with the terrace. From the kitchen there is a beautiful view of the water and the Diemerpark. The landscaped yard runs all around the house. The kitchen is fitted with anti-grease, high gloss, white cupboards with stainless steel accents and has plenty of closet space. All of the appliances are Bosch and include: two dishwashers, two high fridges, two high freezers, induction cooker, extractor hood, microwave and hot air oven.

Via a short staircase you reach half a floor higher. Here are two spacious bedrooms with an intermediate luxury (Jack and Jill) bathroom, accessible from both rooms, with underfloor heating, walk-in rainshower with massage jets and hand shower, sink with cupboards and toilet (Philippe Starck).

First floor:
Beautifully bright living room with a breathtaking view over the water, the park and the Amsterdam-Rijn Kanaal. This room has a beautiful bamboo parquet that is professionally laid out and a cozy wood burning stove.

Second floor:
Master bedroom with a large walk-in closet, south-facing roof terrace and a luxurious bathroom with daylight and underfloor heating, walk-in showercabin fitted with rain shower and hand shower, bathtub, double sink with cupboard space and toilet (Philippe Starck). Everything is at your fingertips on this magnificent floor and here the view is phenomenal.

With a short staircase from the entrance you reach half a floor lower. Here are two spacious guest rooms each with a fixed work desk and private bathroom. These bathrooms are both equipped with underfloor heating, walk-in shower cabin with rain shower, massage jets and hand shower, sink and toilet.

Half a floor lower, between the bedrooms, is a kitchen with fridge, electric hob and kitchen counter with sink. The large room has an optional sauna to be placed before transfer, shower and relaxation area. There are several storage cabinets here. The closed machine room is also on this floor with storage space and, among other things, the two Heat Recovery Installations.

- living space 298m2, capacity 973m3 (according to NEN-2580);
- built in 2015;
- ground lease: AB2000, the leasehold cannon is prepaid until 15 July 2058;
- completely isolated;
- heating by district heating, hot water by means of central heating;
- two atmospheric wood stoves in the living room and living kitchen;
- know at the Land Registry’s Office as Amsterdam Township, section AU, number 2026, 3 are 91 centiare;
- delivery in consultation.

The property is located on Rieteiland Oost: one of the smallest islands on IJburg south of Haveneiland Oost, in the southern part of IJburg. On the Rieteiland East you will find, besides 90 detached villas, a children's farm, canoe association and a tennis club. Besides the surrounding waters you will find the Diemerpark in the south, which, thanks to its open character, offers a clear view of the island. The park has its own beach and a football and hockey club. Due to the many surrounding waters and the navigable canals, IJburg has a maritime impact with the port and its water sports association as its center. IJburg is located directly on the A10, exit S114 and on the A1 / A9 for quick access to Utrecht, The Hague and Rotterdam. Tram line 26 (stop less than one kilometer from the house, just take a bike) will take you to central station in about fifteen minutes from IJburg. Bus 66 runs to the Arena in fifteen minutes. Rieteiland East is traffic noise, there is only destination traffic. IJburg also has several elementary schools, IJburg College (VWO, HAVO and VMBO), health and childcare centers. In addition to a large Deen there is a shopping center with its artisanal shops, a large Albert Heijn, Vomar, Hema, nice restaurants, trendy cafés, theater, marina and city beach Blijburg which are just steps away from the house.

- beautiful spot on the South Bank of the Rieteiland Oost, these lots are the most sought after lots which have been issued;
- luxurious finish;
- stylish wood burner in the living room;
- garden styled under architecture
- outside lighting applied;
- external taps both front and rear and double sockets on each outside wall.
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Entry date
sold conditionally
Accepting (an offer or contract)
By mutual agreement


Type of house/apartment
Construction type
Existing property
Year of construction
Roof covering
flat roof
Roof material
bituminous roofing

Surfaces and content

Floor space
298 m²
Building-related outside
17 m²
973 m³
Lot size
391 m²


Total number of rooms
Number of bedrooms
Number of bathrooms
Facilities bathroom
Toilet, Shower, Washbasin
Facilities bathroom 2
Toilet, Shower, Washbasin
TV cable, Sauna, flue, sliding (patio) doors


double glazing, fully insulated
Heating type
district heating, partial under-floor heating, heat recovery installation, wood-burning stove
Hot water
central facility

Land registry details

Surface area
391 m²
Ownership structure

Outside Area

On a quiet road, By a waterway, Waterside, In a residential neighbourhood, Unobstructed views
Garden type
Garden around
Accessible via back


Type of garage
Parking space
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The Zeeburgereiland is a part of Amsterdam, which is growing. The first houses in the Sportheldenbuurt are now inhibited and soon more will follow.

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