The Watergraafsmeer is a village in a city, with a mix of young and older citizens . This popular district is attractive because of its big family houses and central location in the city for young families and working couples.
The apartment at the Herschelstraat is situated in a quiet street and several services are at walking distance or by bike; Christiaan Huygensplein and the Hogeweg for the daily groceries and the Middenweg with a diversity of shops just five minutes by bike. In the area the new and modern shopping center Oostpoort to do your shoppings. The green surroundings offers several playgrounds for the little ones; children’s farm “De Werf” at walking distance. A diversity of kindergarten in the district such as the highly regarded “De vijfde Montessorischool” and several day-care facilities.
Have a walk or do sport in the lovely and beautiful park Frankendael and in the direct surroundings all kinds of sport facilities are available, skate rink Jaap Edenbaan, tennisclub “Linnaeushof”, several soccerclubs, a fullservice healthclub “Sportsworld Amsterdam” , swimming pool Amsterdam Oost and an athletics club and hockey club.
Off course the district Watergraafsmeer offers you a lot more relaxation; a fine diner at “De Kas”, “Merkelbach”, “La Teatina” or bar/restaurant “1900”.
Ground floor: private entrance. Stairway to the first floor.
First floor; Hall, toilette. Spacious living room at the front, with a beautiful bay window where you can enjoy the morning sun. The living room is through the en-suite doors connected with the dining room which is located at the back. Original stained glass doors divides both rooms. Opening doors gives entrance to the balcony, situated at the west, which gives a view at the lovely trees in the gardens.
The several closets at the first (and the second) floor gives you practical storages. The kitchen, which has to be modernised, is located at the garden side of the apartment. The balcony is reachable via the kitchen.
There are two bedrooms at the back and one (big) beautiful bedroom with a lot of authentic details at the front of the house, this one has doors opening onto the balcony of the thirties. Locate in the middle the second (separated) toilette as well as the bathroom with an authentic roll top bath, a sink and granite (terrazzo) bathroom-floor.
Stairway to the spacious bedroom with a relaxing sauna (4m2), a second bathroom and an enclosed laundry. From the bedroom you have access to the sunny and quiet roof terrace of approx. 11 m2 facing west.
The apartment is easy to reach. Via the Middenweg just a few minutes to Highway A-10. The public transport (tramline 9, several buses and railway station Science Park) is at walking distance. To the railway station Amstel and Muiderpoort is 5 to 10 minutes by bike. In this district there is no waitinglist for the parking permit, and easily to get a second parking permit, for further information please check www.amsterdam.nl/parkeren.
In the street there are sufficient parking spots, also specially for electric cars.
• Dubble upperhouse of 127m2;
• Roof terrace facing west;
• Four bedrooms;
• Relaxing sauna;
• Electricity has been renewed in 2004 provided with powered current;
• Spacious bathroom with bath and sink;
• Second bathroom with walk- in shower and little sink;
• Separate toilette at the second floor;
• Service fee € 125,-- each month;
• Ground lease bought off until 31-10-20154;
• Is supplied as apartment right;
• Project notary: Mr. J. Borren-Meijer Notaries;
• Completion in consultation.
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