Special and charming 18th century canal house of 302m2 spread over 4 floors, directly on the Amstel with a phenomenal unobstructed view of Carré, a backyard on the west and a separate unit in the basement. The house is characterized by large, high spaces. This beautiful characteristic house is located in one of the most beautiful places in the historic center of Amsterdam, has 5 bedrooms and is located on own ground.
The building not only has beautiful original elements and details on the first floor, but also two oeil de boeufs (oval windows) in the front facade. The basement, with its own front door, offers many options for, for example, a practice/work space, an au pair room or a complete apartment for older children or you can rent it out with your own canal house above!
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- Unique canal house on private land with many possibilities;
- Spectacular unobstructed view over the Amstel & Carré;
- Spacious backyard of 16 meters deep facing West;
- Basement with its own facilities and its own front door, suitable for rental;
- Year of construction: around 1717;
- Living area: 302m˛ (NEN measurement report available);
- Current layout with large, high spaces;
- 5 bedrooms, 3 toilets;
- Stately, classic entrance with marble floor;
- High ceilings and beautiful fireplace;
- Parking via permit system;
- Delivery can be fast.
Main entrance on the first floor with behind the front door a beautiful marble vestibule with double doors to the hall. Immediately to the right is the stately office with a special century-old wooden floor cut from 1 tree trunk. This room lends itself well to several functions: as a study/work room, as a studio or as a playroom. At the rear the spacious dining room with beautiful original fireplace and wall tiles. Then the kitchen, an original Piet Boon with a separate toilet next to it. From the kitchen you can enter the 16 meter deep garden on the west via a few steps, where you can enjoy the afternoon and evening sun. The basement can also be reached from the garden.
Another beautiful living floor with currently a sitting room at the front, where you can relax by the classic fireplace. The large windows give a beautiful view over the Amstel and the boats and the built-in bookcases give the house a lot of atmosphere. At the rear a spacious living room, followed by a bedroom / office with separate toilet.
Sleeping floor with currently a large master bedroom at the front with a fantastic view. On the garden side another spacious bedroom with a door to the flat roof (terrace). Next to this bedroom a bathroom with bath, sink and toilet. Both rooms have a lot of built-in closet space.
Bedroom floor with a spacious bedroom at both the front and rear and a large landing in the middle, where a bathroom can be created. The exposed beams give this floor a special atmosphere. Above this floor is a spacious loft.
Entrance via the stone stairs to your own front door. There is ample daylight to the front and rear. The basement is ideal to use as an office or practice at home for the au pair, but is also very suitable for renting out. At the rear a kitchen unit, a toilet, shower room and a back door to the garden.
The location is ideal, located directly on the Amstel on a one-way road, with a view of Carré. In the immediate vicinity, of course, various cozy restaurants, shops and, among other things, the pleasant Amstelveld with the Amstelkerk. Within walking distance you will find Carré, the Muziektheater, the Hermitage and the Foam photography museum. You can easily reach the Museumplein, the Nieuwmarkt and the Plantagebuurt with Artis and the Hortus Botanicus by bike.
The neighborhood also offers several good restaurants. For public transport you can go to Sarphatistraat and of course metro stop Weesperplein for lines 51,53 and 54 or you can walk to Vijzelgracht for the North South line. Several good primary and secondary schools are located in the vicinity.
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