Unique townhouse in a picturesque location in a charming closed off alley in the historic center of Amsterdam. The house is a national monument and was built in approximately 1650, it has been completely renovated with a well thought out layout, the ground floor ceiling height is 4.75 meters where the living kitchen is located, additionally there is a mezzanine level and 3 bedrooms on the upper floors.
Blaeu Erf is positioned off the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal, near the Singel and the Leliegracht, as well as near the café’s, old pubs, shops and narrow streets around the Nieuwe Kerk. Magna Plaza is around the corner as well as numerous new hot spots, such as the W Amsterdam (including The Dutchess and The Butcher) and Soho House Amsterdam.
The location is close to metro station Rokin on the North/South line (and therefore has a good connection to Zuidas, Amsterdam North and Schiphol), the 9 Streets and the Jordaan are in easy walking distance.
The municipality has plans to transform the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal into a green area, reducing the traffic to one-way only and creating a tranquil space for the residents.
Access to the closed off alley is via the main gate on Gravenstraat, next to the Drie Flesjes.
Entry to the house is through the front high double doors, directly into the impressive ground floor with its high ceilings. The luxury kitchen is located directly after the coat rack, all expected appliances are present including a steam oven and wine fridge, all of which are from Gaggenau, there is also a plinth vacuum cleaner outlet installed.
The dining table is large enough for 6-10 people and at the back of the ground floor is a cozy TV corner with a beautiful glass roof. Thanks to the high ceilings the space feels large however it is still comfortable due to the floor heating which is finished with a low maintenance PVC layer.
The first floor is accessed via the mezzanine floor where the study (now being used as a walk-in wardrobe) and the first bedroom is located, this was previously used as a second living room, there are exposed wooden beams, wooden floors and 3 windows at the front. There is also a separate toilet.
The second floor has the same features and hosts the second bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a luxurious bathroom with walk-in rain shower, wet sauna and separate second toilet.
The charming attic contains the third bedroom on the front side, with exposed ceiling and wash basin. There is plenty of storage created in the lower areas where the boiler and central vacuum cleaner system are also installed.
- National Monument
- 108 m²
- Since 2019 a conservation subsidy is available for the conservation of national monuments.
- The side and rear walls of the ground floor are soundproofed.
- The sale includes a whole house sound system with separate controllers in all areas, except the attic, including the speakers and a Bose subwoofer.
- The house is equipped with various built in lights, central heating, and floor heating on the ground floor and the bathroom, as well as a central vacuum cleaner system.
- Private land, no leasehold.
- Delivery in consultation.
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