Situated on one of the most beautiful lanes in Duinoord, this spacious, classic townhouse (313 sqm) exudes the charm and showcases many of the original features characteristic of Neo Renaissance architecture, and is located a mere stone's throw from renowned Sweelinckplein.
The facade is remarkable, with stunning wrought iron wall anchors, delicate masonry and ornate consoles. The white banding, typical to Duinoord, is also a fabulous feature.
Inside, the welcome is equally warm and inviting, with countless authentic elements such as natural stone fireplace mantels. trimmed ceilings and the gorgeous woodwork features in the window frames and staircase.
Featuring a living room width of 4.37m and ceiling heights on the ground-floor level of 3.62m, the dimensions are truly generous; excellent daylight entry on the landing adds to the already bright and airy feel of the home. This home includes six bedrooms, two bathroom and a lounge/hobby area on the attic floor. The deep, walled backyard offers ample space and privacy to enjoy the outdoors during the day and evening in the summer.
Duinoord is a sophisticated neighborhood, characterized by its monumental, winding lanes lined with large townhouses dating back to 1900, showcasing beautiful and elegant details such as bay windows, roof trims, stained glass windows, balconies and dormers. The majority of the homes here are in the higher price range. Reinkenstraat is an appealing shopping street with many (fresh) specialty shops, as well as eateries and cafes. Duinoord is a short walk from popular Frederik Hendriklaan shopping street - ‘de Fred’ - in the Staten Quarter. The Hague's city center, the beach and sea are minutes away by bicycle. The area surrounding Sweelinckplein and the edges of this neighborhood feature green squares with large, monumental trees. Duinoord borders on the leafy Zorgvliet neighborhood with park Sorghvliet, from where Scheveningse Bosjes and Westbroekpark are just a short distance away. These are fabulous places to walk, exercise or boat. An important point for families: the property is in close proximity to many schools, including the International, German and French schools.
The layout is as follows
Ground floor: entrance, large foyer with marble flooring and wall cladding and a meter cupboard, hall, stunning staircase, restroom, access to the cellar, large separate kitchen with a range of appliances and access to the backyard. The kitchen and hall both open to the living area, with a dining room at the front and a living room at the rear, divided by the original sliding pocket doors. Both the dining room and living room feature beautiful oak mosaic parquet flooring.
First floor: landing, restroom, two bedrooms at the front, dressing room, generous bedroom at the rear connecting to a beautifully finished bathroom with a bathtub, sink and walk-in shower.
Second floor: landing with abundant daylight entry, laundry room with the fittings for the laundry station, opening to a front side room, bedroom at the front with several fitted closets, bedroom at the rear with fitted closets and access to a large terrace, second bathroom at the rear with a toilet, bathtub and sink.
Finally, a surprise: the attic floor! This is comprised of a single large space with abundant daylight entry and exposed roof structure.
In short: a gorgeous, spacious townhouse in good condition, situated in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in The Hague. We look forward to showing you this exceptional property!
- usable residential floor area approximately 313 sqm
- plot size 196 sqm
- freehold property
- energy label C
- cellar (ca. 12 sqm, clearance 1.94m)
- mostly insulation glazing
- numerous characteristic elements
- in close proximity to amenities
- central location.