CHARACTERFUL 4-ROOM APARTMENT OF 115 M2 (GROSS FLOOR AREA 132 M2) WITH A MEZZANINE AND LARGE BALCONY, STORAGE, TWO COMMUNAL GARDENS AND A ROOF TERRACE, SITUATED IN AN OLD CONVENT IN THE HEART OF THE JORDAAN.
This spacious and light apartment on the first floor, with mezzanine is in the former convent, “De Voorzienigheid”. This gorgeous building, which holds three business spaces and 36 apartments, with a lift, the original corridors and staircases, runs from the Lauriergracht though the convent gardens to the Elandsstraat.
The association of owners is called “VvE De Voorzienigheid VvE Elandstraat 24-40/Lauriergracht 41-45” is professionally managed. The monthly service costs amount to € 212,52.
The large front door on the canal offers access to the protected convent hallway. Double, French doors lead to the communal convent gardens. You reach the first floor via the staircase, where you will find the entrance to this apartment.
The small hallway offers access to the living room, the first bedroom, the toilet and a spacious pantry / storage area.
The living room is light and open thanks to the mezzanine, with a ceiling height of 5.5 metres.
The open kitchen is finished with a grey, high gloss and equipped with built-in appliances such as an oven, a five-ring gas stove, a dishwasher and a fridge. The large balcony, which is southwest facing and has been fitted with a glass partition and still has the original tiled floor, may be reached from the living room through the French windows. The balcony offers a beautiful view out over the communal internal gardens on the Lauriergracht side.
The open staircase in the living room will take you up to the mezzanine. There are a further two bedrooms and a bathroom to be found here. The second bedroom is separated from the corridor by a glass wall with sliding door. There is more than enough space for a wall of wardrobe next to the bedroom.
The bathroom has been given a composite stone floor and is fitted with a nostalgic claw-footed bath, a toilet, a sink unit and a separate shower. The bathroom can be accessed from both the third bedroom as well as the landing. There is a lovely view of the living room below from the mezzanine.
The entire living floor is fitted with under floor heating under the anhydride floor (a clay tile floor from the Dordogne). The floor on the mezzanine is made from American pine
Finally, there is further storage in the basement as well as communal bicycle parking.
LOCATION & ACCESSIBILITY
The Lauriergracht is one of the most beautiful canals in the Jordaan, right in the centre of town but also in an oasis of peace a mere stone’s throw away from the Nine Streets. The neighbourhood is very welcoming with many restaurants, cafés and coffee bars. And naturally not forgetting the numerous creative, unusual shops for which the Jordaan is so famous! Additionally there are the Vondelpark, the Leidseplein, the Dam and the inspiring Lindengracht market all within 15 minutes walk. Trams 13 and 17 will take you to Central Station in no time and- also within walking distance – the Amsterdam Airport Express to Schiphol leaves from the Marnixstraat bus station.
- 4-room apartment of 115 m2 in a listed former convent;
- Gorgeous authentic details still to be found in the apartment;
- 1 bedroom on the living room floor, 2 spacious bedrooms on the mezzanine;
- Complete with 2 communal internal gardens and communal roof terrace;
- Association of owners managed by Velzel VvE Diensten;
- Monthly service costs € 212.56;
- Current layout is suitable for rental to expats also possible to be taken over;
- Completion in consultation.