This is truly a unique property! A special loft-like apartment of approximately 143 sqm. on just one floor, located in an old warehouse that is listed as a national monument situated right in the heart of Amsterdam. The apartment needs to be modernized and has many possibilities.
The Lauriergracht is a beautiful and quiet canal between the Prinsengracht and the Lijnbaansgracht in the very popular Jordaan area, one of the oldest parts of the City. The apartment is located on the second floor and is a whopping 27 meters deep! Because this property is situated on the corner with a dead end alley closed off with a fence, the apartment is very light contrary to most warehouses; there are 7 double opening windows on the western side of the house! Because only the outside walls are supporting, the apartment can be can be designed and laid out any way you'd like.
The Lauriergracht is a great location in the Center of Amsterdam. Around the corner of the Elandsgracht where you can find a great variety of shops for your daily groceries and within minutes' walk from the hip '9 streets'. The neighborhood has a wide range of restaurants, cafes and nightlife, including the 'Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam', pop temple Paradiso and the New De La Mar Theater.
The house is easily accessible both by car and public transport. On the Rozengracht and Marnixstraat (near the Elandsgracht) you'll find stops for various tram and bus lines including the express bus to Schiphol. By car, you can reach the A10 ring in about 15 minutes.
Central entrance on the ground floor. Through the common staircase you reach the apartment situated on the second floor. At the front of the house you find a very light (bed)room with three windows and double patio doors opening to a French balcony from which you have great views over the Lauriergracht. The apartment is 27 meters deep and on the western wall you have 7 double windows. At the rearside of the apartment there are 3 more windows and a door to a small platform to the fireescape. Here you have a beautiful view on the famous Westertoren. Finally, you can safely park your bicycle in the adjacent alley the "Ziekentroostersgang", which is closed off from the street with an iron fence.
The apartment needs to be modernized internally. Because only the outside walls are bearing, the apartment is fully customizable.
- Own ground;
- Lofty apartment of approximately 143 sqm. on one floor;
- 27 meters deep;
- Beautiful views over the Lauriergracht;
- Well maintained building;
- Foundations renewed 2005;
- Listed warehouse (historic monument);
- New CH system and flue;
- 7 windows facing west.
- The apartment needs to be modernized internally;
- You can change the lay-out to your own taste (see floorplans for possibilities);
- Buyer is required by the Owners Association to insulate the floor throughout the apartment;
- Possibility to park your bicycle safely behind a closed fence.
The designated use is “Gemengd-1”. The property is currently being occupied as a residence but it would also be possible to have an office there or a combination of residence and workspace.
The living area is approximately 143.20 sqm.
"The Association of Owners Lauriergracht 30" consisting of 4 apartment rights. This apartment has 151/659th share in the community. The service charge is currently € 116,50 per month and includes i.a. building insurance, management fees and a reserve for maintenance. The asociation is professionally managed by VvE Beheer Amsterdam BV. This is a very active Owners association that has done a lot of maintenance in recent years, including: renewing the foundations, several supporting beams as well as the roof, impregnating the side wall, cleaning and pointing the facade and renovating the iron fire escape. Recently the apartment has been made asbestos free, the window frames in the side wall were painted and the floors of the 1st and 3rd floor were insulated.
Notices and Environment
There are no records of notices served by the municipality and there is no known oil tank in accordance with the available information from the relevant authorities.
Repaired in 2005.
In the current state, vacant and vacated.
Paid parking on public roads and through the licensing system (license area Centre 2). There is currently a waiting period of approximately 2 months, but it is possible to apply for an overspill permit. In addition, the parking garage Q-park on the Marnixstraat is within walking distance. More information about parking can also be found on the website of the municipality of Amsterdam.
Preference is given to a notary office in Amsterdam.
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