Pieter Cornelisz. Hooftstraat 143, 1071 BT Amsterdam
In a lovely spot in Amsterdam, this elegant town house, with its wonderful back garden, stands on the shop-free section of the magnificent P.C. Hooftstraat, next to the entrance to the Vondelpark. This is an entire, six-storey property of 254 mē offering a lot of living space and comfort. There is also plenty of outside space as there is a back garden with a rear entrance on the Van Eeghenlaan, a spacious terrace adjacent to the kitchen and a sunny roof terrace on the fourth floor. The house is exceedingly well maintained. The many original features provide the house with its great charm.
You enter into the handsome marbled entrance hallway. This hallway runs to the back of the building where the staircase and guest toilet are situated. There is also a stylish open-plan kitchen on the ground floor, with the luxury kitchen in the middle of the building and a lovely spot to the rear from which you can walk straight onto the terrace. At the front of the building lies the spacious dining area. The wonderful terrace offers access to the garden down some stairs.
There is a small landing between the ground and first floors with a bathroom. This bathroom has a whirlpool bath and a vanity unit and has been beautifully finished off with mosaic work. The graceful, arched window here offers a view out over the rear garden, which provides the space with a lot of charm. The first floor consists of a stylish living room, with the original high ceilings and decorative plasterwork. There is an open fireplace in the front part of the room with a grand mantelpiece and two French windows, one of which leads to the small balcony on the street side.
Between the first and the second floor there is a landing with a toilet with a washbasin, decorated with turquoise mosaic. On the second floor there is a spacious master bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and a tasteful gas fireplace, as well as a second spacious bedroom.
There is a small bedroom on the third floor that is currently serving as a dressing room. In addition, there is a further spacious bedroom and a generous bathroom with a walk-in shower, toilet, double washbasin and washing machine connection.
This large and unusually light (bed) room, currently being used as a gym, gives access to the roof terrace. The roof terrace offers an unimpeded view out over the neighbourhood and the wider environs as far as the Zuid-As. As the terrace is south-facing there is plenty of sun.
There is a large (bed) room with French windows into the garden on the garden side of the building. There is also a cupboard containing the central heating boiler. There is a bedroom at the front of the building with access to the bathroom. This beautiful bathroom has a walk-in shower and vanity unit. The separate toilet may be accessed both from the bathroom and the garden room. The basement would also be suitable for use, for example, as an office, or it could be laid out as a self-contained flat with its own access through the garden.
The house is in the middle of the desirable Oud-Zuid/museum district, on the quiet section of the famous P.C. Hooftstraat. The entrance to the beautiful Vondelpark lies at the end of the street. Towards the other end of the street there are numerous luxury shops. Additionally there are many welcoming coffee/lunch bars, boutiques and excellent places to eat in the immediate vicinity. The welcoming Cornelis Schuytstraat is round the corner and may be reached through the Vondelpark. The Museumplein with the Concertgebouw and the surrounding museums such as the Stedelijk Museum, Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum, are all within a stones throw. Moreover, the Leidseplein is only a few minutes walk away.
- Living area: 254 mē
- Plot area: 112 mē
- Year of construction: about 1905
- Number of rooms: 9
- Number of bathrooms: 3
- Many charming, original decorative details
- Partially fitted with double glazing
- Garden with a rear entrance and two south-facing terraces
- The house is well-maintained and could be moved into as it is
- The foundation were renovated in 2008
- Located on the shop-free section of P.C. Hooftstraat, next to the entrance to the Vondelpark
- Roof terrace of 14 mē
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