This is a well laid out, bright and sunny double upper-apartment in a pleasant square near the lovely Westerpark. This freehold property (no lease costs) has a large living area, two bedrooms, TWO roof terraces AND a balcony. The living area is approx. 84m2, but it feels more spacious due to its efficient layout; In addition, there is approximately 38m2 of outdoor space.
The property was split several years ago and was completely renovated, and the apartment has been very well maintained. It is almost entirely double glazed, with well-finished walls and ceilings, wooden floors, modernised electrical wiring and central heating.
The Westerpark area is charming and desirable neighbourhood built in the 1900's, bordering on the Jordaan area and near the park and the cultural area of the Westergasfabriek. The apartment is located on a traffic-free square, and in the immediate vicinity are a variety of nice cafés, restaurants and shops. The property is easily accessible by both public transport (tram and bus) and by car (via the A-10 Ring Road). The Westerpark (one of the best city parks in Amsterdam) is only a few hundred meters away and has a variety of nice cafes and restaurants.
The entrance to the apartment is on the second floor via a well-lit and newly renovated staircase.
The living room is on the third floor: At the front is a sitting area with a French balcony and a view of the square, and at the rear is a dining area with access to a larger balcony. The half-open kitchen has 2 windows and has white cabinets with a black stone counter-top and built-in appliances, and also has access to the rear balcony.
In the centre of this floor is a spacious storage room with a modern electrical system.
At the front side of the upper-floor (overlooking the square) is a bathroom with a bath, a walk-in shower and a double wash basin. Adjacent to this is a separate toilet, and in the hallway is a utility room with plumbing for a washing machine and dryer.
At the rear of the property are two similar sized bedrooms. One has access to the west-facing sheltered terrace at the rear; the other bedroom provides access to the upper-lying terrace.
This easily accessible, sunny roof terrace is beautifully laid-out and provides a panoramic view over the whole of Amsterdam. It measures approximately 30m2 and is has connections for water and electricity.
-The deeds for the property were split in 2007 into 4 separate apartments. The foundation has also been checked and approved.
-The Home Owners Association (VvE) is informal but works fine and has a long-term maintenance plan.
-The service costs are only € 66 per month.
-The VvE has the intention to paint the woodwork at the front and rear of the building in 2017. There are sufficient funds
to do this.
-According to the local parking management, the waiting time for a parking permit is currently only 2 months. A parking
permit allows use of the parking garage under the square.
-The apartment is almost entirely double-glazed.
-Freehold property on private land (no lease costs);
-Well laid-out; 2 roof terraces and a balcony.
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