Lovely, bright and well-maintained upper-level 113 sqm home with 3 bedrooms and magnificent roof deck on a charming and quiet street between Bosboom Toussaintstraat and Jacob van Lennepkade. The apartment features many large windows (all with double glazing), nearly 40 sqm of sunny outdoor space and is a freehold property.
Alberdingk Thijmstraat is an absolute prime location in Helmers Quarter, a characteristic 1900s neighborhood between Vondelpark and Kinker Quarter.
Around the corner from the park, but also within walking distance of Jordaan Quarter and Negen Straatjes and De Hallen, with a variety of lovely shops, eateries, a cinema and public library. The area is home to countless boutiques, cafes and coffee bars on streets such as Constantijn Huygens, Bilderdijkstraat and Overtoom. From here, elegant Van Baerlestraat and Museumplein are just a short walk away.
The front door to the apartment is on the first floor, from where stairs. lead. up to the hall with a coat area on the main floor. Double doors open to the L-layout living room. At the front, three large windows overlook the trees and charming facades of the buildings on the opposite side of the street; and to the left, there is even a view of a stretch of the canal.
At the rear is the dining nook that leads through to the bright and spacious kitchen that was newly fitted in 2018: with white cabinets, a range of appliances, ample cupboard space and above all, lots of workspace.
The restroom with a toilet and washbasin is off the corridor, as well as closets for storage and the laundry station.
The landing on the third floor accesses all bedrooms. The master bedroom, equipped with air conditioning, is spacious and features 3 windows and a fitted wardrobe wall.
The other 2 bedrooms are at the rear, one of which has French doors to the first ca. 10 sqm roof deck.
The well-presented bathroom is equipped with a walk-in shower, bathtub, toilet, double vanity and an open closet.
Stairs lead up to the glass roof extension, with room for a pantry and refrigerator. The surrounding 30 sqm roof deck is easily accessible via 2 French doors. The sunny roof deck was newly built in 2018 and is fitted with water and electrics.
- ca. 113 sqm of residential floor area and ca. 39 sqm of outdoor space, distributed over 2 roof decks;
- double glazing throughout, beautiful panel doors and wooden flooring;
- roof extension and a roof deck built with planning permission in 2018;
- property largely insulated from the inside in 2020;
- very active HOA with 4 members. Survey for a long-term maintenance plan conducted in 2018. The HOA has performed a lot of maintenance since, including:
*new roofing on both roofs (2018 and 2021),
*brickwork repairs, several new window frames fitted and rear facade repainted in 2020
*woodwork at the front will be repainted in September/October of 2021;
- current monthly service charges of € 250, these were raised at the time to restore the maintenance of the building to good condition;
- energy label B;
- freehold property.
*This property is listed by an MVA Certified Expat Broker*
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