This exceptional, beautiful canal house with covered garage on the Spaarne, is only a few minutes’ walk from the Grote Markt. A monumental canal house of this quality and size rarely comes on the market. A truly fantastic monument with high-quality fittings in an absolutely prime location in Haarlem on the Spaarne, corner of Bakenessergracht. The characteristic building, dating from 1850, has an area of no less than 285 m² spread over three floors, resulting in a spacious flat on the ground floor and upstairs with its own entrance. The strategic corner location of the building overlooking the Spaarne and the many windows provide beautiful light. In recent years the interior has been renovated to a high standard. The modern layout and very good condition of the house ensure that it is ready for immediate occupation. The property could potentially be used for double occupancy as an independent flat has been created on the ground floor which could also serve as a luxury guest house. The ground floor offers a spacious hallway and a very large living room with air conditioning. From here you have a beautiful view of the Spaarne and the Bakenessergracht. At the side of the building a spacious bedroom. In the central hall a bathroom with toilet and shower. At the back is the separate kitchen with all modern appliances. On the first floor is a separate toilet and a very spacious and bright living room with a cosy fireplace. Due to the corner location, you have a beautiful view of the many monumental buildings on the Bakernessergracht and the Spaarne. Through metal swing doors you enter the modern living/dining kitchen at the back. There is enough space for a large dining table in the cosy kitchen. A centrally located open staircase leads to the second floor. Through the hallway you enter the spacious master bedroom with a view of the Spaarne and a side view of the Bakenessergracht. There is also a private modern bathroom with separate shower, toilet and double washbasin. At the back is a second bedroom and a bathroom also with separate shower, toilet and double washbasin. On the third floor there is another spacious bedroom and a large loft. The basement of the building can be reached via an interior staircase. In the basement there is a separate storage room and a room with plenty of storage space. From the garage you have access to further cellar rooms with standing height, where you can store wine, for example. The garage is located at the back with space for one car. The garage can be entered via the side entrance on the Bakenessergracht. There is enough space in the garage for bicycles etc.
- Fitted kitchens
- Alarm system
- Air conditioning
- Guest WC
Location and surroundings of this property
The property is located in a very popular residential area on the edge of the historic centre of Haarlem, close to various primary and secondary schools and Haarlem railway station. In the historic centre of Haarlem there are a variety of shops and very good restaurants. The centre also has a wide range of cultural facilities such as the Teylers Museum, the Toneel and Filmschuur and the Frans Hals Museum. The main roads and public facilities are nearby. Dune area and beach are 10 km away. Amsterdam is a 25-minute drive from the centre of Haarlem. Schiphol Airport can be reached in 25 minutes.
- Year of Construction 1850