We are offering this exceptional listed canal property with a living area of approximately 459 m2 located in one of the most beautiful spots on the Keizersgracht! A double-fronted canal property (unusual for a corner), façade with three windows, gorgeous door with ornamental door and windows framing. Double doorsteps with Empire balustrading from about 1800. There are round windows on the stairwell on the side façade and an entrance to the basement with fan-shaped steps balustrades (again in the Empire style). The view out over the canal is phenomenal. This property has high, ornamented ceilings, beautiful stone fireplaces and many original details. The generous, southwest-facing garden is at the rear of the building.
This exceptional canal property is located on one of the main canals, in an ideal location in the historical inner city of Amsterdam. Very centrally located and close to, among other places, the Dutch National Opera & Ballet (the ‘Stopera’), Koninklijk Theater Carré and Museum de Hermitage. There is a wide selection of international museums, art galleries, excellent restaurants and welcoming lunch bars in the immediate vicinity. You can park your car in one of the various car parks in the neighbourhood, such as the one under the Stopera, and there is plenty of public transport. Both Central Station and the Amstel station are in the neighbourhood. The Noord-Zuid metro line is within walking distance.
Entrance on the Spiegelstraat side, classic marble hallway that offers access to all the rooms. This is where you will find the light, classical open kitchen, fitted with a marble counter top and a built-in oven. The laundry room and large cupboard, where there is plenty of space for storage is accessed from the kitchen. Toilet. There is a typical small stone basin in the hallway. Light and spacious bedroom / home office with French windows to the garden.
Raised ground floor:
Entrance on the Keizersgracht. From the spacious hallway you have access to two very spacious period rooms with lots of windows on both the right and left hand sides. The room on the Spiegelstraat and Keizersgracht has windows at both the front and the side. Both living rooms have double doors to the hallway and high ceilings with typical ornamented ceilings. Both rooms have a stone fireplace. There is also a toilet and several spaces that could be used either for storage or as a home office on this floor.
There are two spacious rooms on the first floor. The luxurious hallway with its marble floor is a period room with built-in cupboards on both sides. On the left hand side there is another room with windows at both the front and on the side and this room also has an open fireplace. The room on the right hand side has windows at both the front and the back of the building and also has an open fireplace. You will also find a small kitchen on this floor and a further room at the rear and there is also the staircase to the upper floor.
Space with cupboards.
There are two bedrooms here, a rosé coloured marble bathroom with bath and shower and access to the southwest-facing roof terrace. Both bedrooms are very spacious and light and each has a bathroom with separate toilet. Second bathroom with shower. A lot of storage has been provided in the hallway with built-in cupboards.
This canal property has a large, deep garden of approx. 283 m2 with lots of trees and plants, which create an idyllic view.
Named after Keizer Maximiliaan, Archduke of Austria who, in 1489, awarded Amsterdam the privilege of adding the imperial crown to the city arms. (Source: Stadsatlas Amsterdam).
-National listed building;
-Many original details such as ceilings, doors, fireplace and marble floors;
-Foundation repair has been carried out;
-Transfer in consultation.