Within walking distance from the picturesque village Abcoude is this detached mansion of 310 m² (480 m² gross) on a plot area of approximately 1,210 m².
One of the most particularities regarding this property is its sustainability and
This amazingly sustainable property is completely renovated in 2000 and 2010. During these renovations an outbuilding was created with a private entrance which is currently used as an office space of circa 65 m². This outbuilding consists of two rooms and a bathroom and is also very suitable for double occupancy or bed & breakfast. It is possible to park in side in the garage or on site.
Moreover, this property is a pioneer in terms of sustainability thanks to plenty investments. For instance, the heat supply of the residence is created through soil heat. In order to do this, seven wells were drilled. During summertime, this system can be reversed to cool down the property. Moreover, the eight solar panels are responsible for heating water and partly provide power.
On the ground floor of the main residence – fully decorated with elegant marble floor and underfloor heating – you find a spacious hall with a cloakroom, toilet and a direct access to the garage. From this hall you can enter the modern kitchen with a spacious dining area. This kitchen is specially equipped with all the cooking appliances you could wish for, including oven, combined oven, traditional American fridge and freezer with ice dispenser and chilled water. On the kitchen counter you can find a five-burner gas stove with a special wok burner, fryer and grill. The huge amount of storage space allows you to put everything away for a neath and smooth look. Behind the dining area you find the large living room, which is made extra cozy thanks to the fireplace. Being in this living room, also allows you to access the garden through the superb patio doors. The office area can be reached through the seperate entrance (also on ground floor).
The first floor has a spacious master bedroom with dressing room and three remarkable sized bedrooms with one large bathroom with a bath, double shower, toilet, bidet, double sinks and a sauna. There is one more room which is currenlty used as a storage room. This room also provides access to the attic, where you can find a large space with a private bathroom (including shower, toilet and sink).
The office space on the ground floor is provided with a hallway, bathroom and two large rooms of which one has a small bathroom with a shower and sink. It is completely up to you if you want to use this space for work purposes or re-create it as an extra sitting room, play area of guesthouse with bedrooms.
The marvelous garden surrounding the villa was designed by an architect in such a way that it provides the owners of the property all the privacy they need. The many terraces in the yard allows you to enjoy every sunlight or chill out in the shade at any moment of the day. With thanks to the roofed porch, it is possible to barbecue everyday regardless the weather. The separate garden shed is currenlty used as a hobby room, but can easily be converted into a guest room or separate space for an au pair. All in all, this sustainable and luxurious mansion with unique garden provides you the complete experience to combine work and daily life with all the privacy and assets you can imagine.
The residence is located in a desired residential area, very close to the city center of Abcoude. This small town offers the calmness of a village, but has also a very lively character. You have enough choices in regards to nice restaurants and sport clubs in the neighbourhood where you can practice tennis, soccer, hockey and golf. Also other facilities (e.g. children day care) can be found on walking distance. Moreover, Abcoude has a good public transport network, has a train station and can easily be reached through highways (especially towards key distinations such as Amsterdam, Utrecht and Schiphol).
Summary of features:
– The villa is equipped with a three-zone alarm system with high-resolution security cameras.
– Pressure water system on site, providing the complete residence with high quality water pressure
– Externally painted in 2011/2012
– Only LED-lightening in the interior
– All bedrooms (including office space) have an air conditioning system
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