This beautifully renovated and maintained mid 1920’s semi-detached house with two bathrooms, 6 generous bedrooms plus a storage attic/room, enormous cellar/souterrain, garage and shed is located in a lovely child friendly area on the borders of Heemstede and Haarlem. The property is 2 minute walk from the exclusive shopping street Jan van Goyenstraat and a few minutes more brings you to the heart of Heemstede or Haarlem. Just 20 minutes drive or by train to Schiphol (Rijk) / Hoofddorp or Amsterdam.
The property offers a formal living and dining room separated by the traditional sliding ‘suite’ doors and the well-appointed kitchen also offers a family sitting and dining area. The rear garden is stunning, with a mooring for a boat on the Crayenestervaart, the border to Haarlem and a tributary of the beautiful river Spaarne which is open water. The length of the garden ensures sun at all times of the day and is ideal for a family. There is plenty of free parking on the street, plus a driveway for at least 2 cars and a garage. During the renovations the owners have restored many of the aspects in keeping with the period of the house such as the traditional sliding doors and leaded glass panels, many other features for modern comfort and quality have been added.
All 4 international school locations in Haarlem are within an easy 15 minutes cycle: International (Junior) school Haarlem, 21st Century Global School, International Taalklas Haarlem and the International (Senior) School Haarlem.
Front garden: driveway for at least 2 cars (also free parking in neighbourhood) and plenty of space for bikes. Entrance to garage.
Ground floor: Front entrance hall with original granite floor and tiled walls, hallway with toilet and closet. Access to;
Cellar: Enormous space with some natural light, housing a fully laundry room and work/play/study area.
Ground floor: Sitting room with fishbone wooden floors, bay window with double glazed leaded glass, open fire and traditional sliding doors leading to the dining room. Also with fishbone wooden floors and French doors leading to the rear garden. The bright and sunny kitchen is accessed from the hallway and has been extended to offer a lovely family dining/sitting/TV room. The kitchen with granite floors offers a large stove with 6 gas pits and wide oven plus extractor fan, plus a microwave and steam oven, and fridge/freezer combi. The family TV/ dining room has wooden floors and windows to one full side and a skylight. Access from the kitchen to the garage with plenty of storage space and for car or bikes to be placed.
The lovely, low maintenance rear garden with huge mooring has two terraced areas, a lawn with built in trampoline and shed with electricity. The mooring on the Crayenestervaart leads to the Spaarne river.
First floor: 3 generous bedrooms: the master and 2nd bedroom (currently in use as dressing room) both have balconies and have a connecting door. A further connecting door gives access from the dressing room to the bathroom. The 3rd bedroom on this floor is currently in use as office/study. Bathroom with walk in shower, double wash basin and toilet. Stairs to:
Second floor: carpeted landing. 3 generous bedrooms and bathroom with bath/shower, toilet and wash basin. Stairs to:
3rd floor; attic room (carpeted) which is currently in use as bedroom but can also be a storage room/study.
Living area 240m2 (excluding cellar of 60m2)
Ground area 400m2
Enormous and very well built (dry) cellar with natural light;
6 (or 7) bedrooms:
Mooring on open water;
Drive for at least 2 cars;
Garden shed with electricity;
Close to the shopping streets Jan van Goyenstraat and Binnenweg in Heemstede;
Close to the border of Haarlem with easy cycle to the center of Haarlem and beaches at Zandvoort.
Train station Heemstede/Aerdenhout just 10 minutes away;
Property is offered to let unfurnished (flooring/lighting/curtains will remain in the property)
Minimal rental period 12 months, longer period is preferable;
Rental price is excluding g/w/e/TV internet and local tenants council tax;
Landlord retains right of refusal.
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