Asking price
€ 1.595.000
500 m2

Meliestraat 39VLIJMEN, The Netherlands

Property Description

Villa “Huize de Melie” is situated on Vlijmen's most beautiful lane. "Huize de Melie" was built in 1867, commissioned by hop-trader Michiel L. Mommersteeg, who together with his brother was responsible for the bringing the hop trade in Vlijmen to fruition. This stunning villa was restored with care and craftsmanship by its current owners, creating a premium home that meets all 21st century demands and offers all modern conveniences. This villa is the crown jewel of Meliestraat, its characteristic neo-classicist front facade commands attention, and a magnificent gate opens to the lot.

Vlijmen is just south of 's-Hertogenbosch in the municipality of Heusden. A rural area with the advantages of small-town life with all necessary amenities. Vlijmen is in an excellent location relative to the A-59 and A-2 highways.

GROUND FLOOR (residential floor area ca. 500 sqm, volume ca. 2,700 cbm)
Stately steps lead up to the front door, which opens directly to an inviting sitting room at the central front of the villa. The sitting room features a large wood burner which is connected to the central heating system, contributing to the heating of the entire house. To the left and right of the sitting room are the dining room and a study respectively. The elegant and bright dining room connects to the garden room. A door from the dining room leads to the central hall.

The garden room features antique oak paneling and stained glass trims around the garden doors. These doors open to the rear patio. The garden room offers a breathtaking view of the professionally landscaped garden.

The spacious study with a bay window is bathed in natural daylight. This room leads to the central hall and the rooms at the back of the villa. First, the library opposite the study. A gorgeous, large room with ample daylight entry, spanning nearly 8 meters long.

The central hall accesses a passage with a closet, restroom and a door to the garden. As you walk along this central internal hall, you will pass the impressive grand staircase to the first floor. The large contemporary kitchen/lounge is next to the stairs. The fully equipped Miele kitchen is also fitted with Miele brand appliances, including a 5-burner gas cooker with a stir-fry burner, deep-fryer, refrigerator, dishwasher, double sink, steam oven, convection oven, combination microwave oven and 2 refrigerators, one with a freezer. The kitchen leads to a spacious and dry pantry/wine cellar. The cellar is in excellent condition.

This home exudes a sense of elegance and features monumental ceiling heights and antique, restored oak parquet flooring. The ceilings were restored by master plasterers and showcase the original crown molding and decorative trims. The kitchen and the hall are fitted with Greek marble flooring.

The grand staircase leads to the first floor. Here, a spacious landing accesses the expansive master bedroom at the front of the villa. This room connects to a master bathroom with a walk-in shower, Phillip Starck bathtub, toilet and 2 sinks. The walls feature Bisazza mosaic tiling.

The first-floor level accommodates four more spacious bedrooms, one of which has a walk-in closet. There is also a second bathroom with a walk-in closet, sink and toilet. Again, the finishes are to an exceptional level, including Bisazza mosaic tiling.

Stairs lead to the second floor. This large attic level accommodates four rooms: a large laundry room, study, maid's quarters and the utility room with the central heating system.

Stairs from the attic lead to the storage loft, which also serves as an insulation layer during winter and summer.

The elegant front garden does justice to the villa. Connecting to the garden room and central hall is a large terrace with access to the slightly sunken garden. The garden was professionally landscaped and exudes a sense of sophisticated calm. The terrace features a restored baking shed that is now used for storage. At the rear of the lot is a timber horse stable (ca. 13.00 x 4.00m) which is currently used for firewood. This spot offers a magnificent view of the garden and the house.

This monumental home is future forward, fitted with 16 solar panels with a total area of 25.6 sqm, yielding 5,120 Wp (Watt peak), amounting to approximately 4,352 kWh per year.

This villa is in excellent condition. Completely renovated to the highest standards under the watchful eye of the current owners. A property that is ideal for people looking for an extraordinary home in one of the most fabulous houses that Vlijmen has to offer, on the town's most beautiful street.

Residence type      : villa
Property type       : detached home
Built          : 1867
Number of rooms      : 16
Bedrooms        : 7
Residential floor area    : ca. 600 sqm
Volume         : 2,700 cbm
Further indoor space     : 10 sqm
Building related outdoor space : 10 sqm
External storage space    : 64 sqm
Garden         : surrounding garden
Plot size        : ca. 3,430 sqm
Energy label        : F
Meliestraat 39
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