Extremely inviting and spacious 1930s CORNER villa with a wonderful garden, situated in a sought-after residential neighborhood nearby shops, schools and connecting roads. The property is impeccably maintained and its layout and dimensions make this a perfect home for a larger family. The layout of the ground floor level of this exceptionally elegant home was changed in 2016/2017 and fitted with new flooring a spacious new kitchen and steel interior doors. The bathrooms and toilets were also renewed. The family-friendly ‘Schrijverskwartier’ district is renowned for its beautiful 1930s homes and is in the immediate proximity of ‘de Gijsbrecht’ boutique shopping street, Corversbos woods and city park ‘De Oude Haven’. Main roads offer easy and quick (within ca. 30 minutes' drive) access to major cities such as Utrecht and Amsterdam.
Ground floor: entrance with the beautiful, original front door, foyer with custom coat closets, gorgeous stained-glass doors to the hall. Spacious hall with a new restroom with a toilet and washbasin and access to the cellar with the modern meter cupboard. The cellar contains the fittings for the laundry machine and dryer.
The steel pivot door opens to the fabulous kitchen/lounge which is fitt4ed with a full range of appliances, including a large Smeg stove with 6 gas burners, grill plate and double oven, integrated ceiling extractor, a large American refrigerator, dishwasher, Quooker and a waste drawer with a kick to open system. The kitchen's countless drawers offers ample storage space. The long breakfast bar seats 4-6 people; ideal for lovely dinners or reading the paper with a cup of coffee. The dining room is extremely charming, French doors from this room open to the side garden.
Double steel pivot doors separate the dining room from the sitting room, which is situated at the front of the house. Again, this is a warm and welcoming space, and the atmosphere is enhanced by the paned windows and cozy fireplace.
First floor: beautiful staircase with a runner, elegant restroom with a toilet and washbasin and large storage closet off the landing. This level accommodates three spacious bedrooms, the largest of which is at the front and features a unique double 'box bed' and deep wall-to-wall wardrobes. The bathroom, which was refurbished a few years ago, is fitted with a jacuzzi bath, separate shower, double vanity and chrome towel radiator. The bathroom is fitted with comfortable underfloor heating.
Stairs to the second floor, with the fourth bedroom. The high roof ridge and exposed beams lend this master bedroom a magnificent atmosphere. Several custom cabinets have been fitted under the slanted roof. The room connects to a large walk-in closet, which can also serve as a nursery or children's bedroom. The bathroom was fitted a few years ago and features a toilet, vanity and large shower. This bathroom is also fitted with underfloor heating. The central heating unit is behind a hatch above the bathroom.
The house is on a 329sqm-corner lot, the tall hedge offers ultimate privacy. There is a sunken soccer/hockey field at the front for the children. The south-facing side garden features a terrace, lawn and a fabulous veranda. Fitted with heaters and a wood-burner, the veranda is the perfect spot to enjoy the garden year-round. The veranda is furnished with a corner bench and large dining table and can easily accommodate a large barbecue or pizza oven.
At the rear is a plot of land measuring ca. 4 meters wide and 10 meters long. Ideal for storing bicycles and garbage cans, but also large enough for a cozy sitting area. Your garden equipment can be stored in the brick shed. The side garden can be accessed via the the gate from Bosboom Toussaintlaan.
• Beautiful oak floorboards (2016-2017)
• New kitchen with high-quality appliances, a breakfast bar and countless drawers (2016-2017)
• New restroom on the ground floor and new bathrooms on the upper levels
• Beautiful steel pivot doors on the ground floor
• Entire house features panel doors with 1930s door fittings
• Paned windows with double glazing
• Several rooms fitted with recessed lights
A super-inviting family villa in a wonderful location!