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UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY: A BEAUTIFUL MONUMENTAL BUILDING WITH TERRACE IN THE HEART OF THE CENTRE
In the middle of the popular Spiegelkwartier between Leidsestraat and Nieuwe Spiegelstraat, we can offer you this beautiful building of approx. 136m▓ in living space conforming to NEN2580, and in addition another 15 m2 in the basement and approx. 7 metres in the loft. The building includes 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 living rooms, an outside court and a sunny, tranquil roof terrace at the back connected to the first floor (approx. 11.6 m2). Throughout the years it has been used as a double residence with an office space in the basement. Therefore very suitable for various purposes. Private land!
Entrance via charming platform stairs to the main floor: Hall with original marble floor, providing access to the first apartment. The front of the house is used as a reading corner/office. In the living room there is a century-old gorgeous wooden floor with planks of 30 cm in width. The fireplace with old details is in an excellent state of maintenance and ensures extra warmth. The kitchen at the back of the house exudes lots of style and atmosphere thanks to the old tiles on the walls and marble floor and countertop. This features an oven, dishwasher and a 5-burner gas stove.
Through fixed stairs downward we arrive in the rear part of the basement. Here there is a bathroom of white marble, walk-in shower, marble washstand, a design radiator and separate toilet. The spacious bedroom is located adjacent to the court area. Both in the bathroom and bedroom there are large windows which allow for a good deal of incidence of light.
The original wooden stairs in the hall provide access to the first floor.
First floor: The view from the kitchen diner onto the convivial Kerkstraat is always good for a smile. The kitchen features a 5-burner gas stove of the brand Bosch and LG refrigerator.
There is a wooden floor on this floor. It is lovely to stay in the living room with fireplace and original hearth. The terrace is reached through the fašade window which has been delimited with a beautiful ornamental fence. The terrace is oriented to the southwest, allowing you to enjoy the afternoon and evening sun.
Second floor: At the front of the house we find an excellent sized bedroom. The bedroom at the back has original wooden beams on the ceiling and a mezzanine. A bathroom is also situated on this floor, which features daylight, a shower, toilet and washstand.
Third/loft floor: This large area can be reached through a fixed straight flight of stairs and is now in use as storage attic. Here we also find the second central heating system (2017). The two roof windows ensure plenty of light.
At walking distance there are many facets that Amsterdam has to offer: Leidseplein offers a varied range for a pleasant night out. Cinemas, nightclubs, theatres and a casino are located at the square or at a small distance away. A diversity of shops of the fancy PC Hoofdstraat up to the bustling Kalverstraat, and for art enthusiasts there is the Museumplein with Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum and Concertgebouw.
In the direct vicinity there is a wide range of restaurants and convivial terraces. The supermarket at Vijzelstraat is located at walking distance. Good public transport facilities are to be found nearby, such as Leidestraat (tram lines 1, 2, 5), Leidseplein (tram line 7, 10) and Vijzelstraat (tram line 4, 16, 24, 25).
- 17th century home and National Monument
- Located on private land
- Double habitation possible
- Office at home possible
- New foundation on poles in 2002
- All pipes and electricity in the house were renovated in 2002 and the layout were done
- The joints of the rear facade were done again in 2002
- Dormer windows from 2002
- Outside painting work from 2015
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