Real Estate Details
230 sqm (2476 sqft)
510.0 sqm (5489.6 sqft)
Close to the NS train station, nature preserve and Hilversum's bustling city is this DETACHED VILLA with a wonderful garden. This home is extremely spacious and offers ample living space on the ground floor and 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the upper levels.
NS-station Mediapark is mere minutes away on foot and the heathlands and city center are only 5 minutes away by bicycle. Hilversum offers a wide range of amenities including shops, restaurants, cafes, elementary and secondary schools, daycare centers, sports facilities and clubs, medical care, public transportation, etc. Multiple forests and heathland areas are within the immediate proximity of Hilversum, Looosdrechtse Plassen lake district is close-by. Major cities such as Amsterdam and Utrecht and Schiphol Airport are less than 30 minutes away. Hilversum also offers excellent train connections, taking you to Utrecht and Amsterdam within 30 minutes and Schiphol Airport within 45 minutes.
Entrance, spacious foyer, door to the large hall with access to the other rooms. The hall showcases doors with stained glass. At the front of the house is a study, which can also be used as a den or family room. The expansive living room features French doors to a porched terrace at the front. Large windows and a bay at the side allow daylight to stream in. French doors at the rear access the terrace and the lovely, secluded garden. The hall and living room feature stunning grey-wash oak flooring.
The separate kitchen/lounge is fitted with an induction cooker, range hood, convection oven with grill. dishwasher and refrigerator. As you prepare your meals, you can enjoy a delightful view of the backyard from the large window. The kitchen accommodates a small dining table, a perfect breakfast nook. The kitchen accesses the pantry with a door to the garden and driveway. The pantry also opens to the spacious garage with an electrically operated garage door. Just behind the garage is an attached shed, which can be accessed from the outdoors and allows for storage of your garden furniture and equipment.
First floor: accessible via double-landing stairs with a carpet runner and a large window that bathes the staircase in natural light. The spacious master bedroom at the rear features a large dormer window. A second large bedroom is at the front, with access to a balcony. A third, smaller, bedroom is at the rear, and also accesses a balcony. This level has two bathrooms; ideal for a larger family and older children. The largest bathroom is fitted with a delightful corner whirlpool bath, a large teak vanity with sinks, a toilet and a separate large shower, built-in closet and towel radiator. There is also a laundry room off the landing.
Stairs lead to the second floor. There is a large fitted wardrobe on the landing. This levels features two extremely spacious bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes, and one of the bedrooms also has a dormer and a sink. A hatch with a loft ladder in one of the bedrooms leads to the large storage attic with the central heating unit. The standing-height attic offers a wealth of storage space.
The villa is situated on a 510 sqm plot and features a 2-car driveway at the front, a small front garden lined with a lush hedge ensuring optimum privacy, a narrow side garden with room for the garbage bins and a lovely back garden. The backyard measures over 15 meters' length and 12 meters' width and is fully lined with trees and bushes, allowing you to enjoy the garden's sunny and shaded terraces in complete privacy. There is also a lawn, and a variety of flowers, shrubs and trees. Below the large deck is a (dated) swimming pool which was not used by the current owners but is still intact. Swimming enthusiasts can opt to renovate the pool; plumbing and exhaust pipes for the heating boiler are still in place and the all necessary power outlets are in the shed.
• The slanted roof was completely renovated, insulated and fitted with new roof tiles In 2015
• The flat roofs were fitted with new roofing in 2015
• The house was also fitted with new zinc and lead in 2015
• Extremely spacious and well-maintained detached home
• Several automatically controlled awnings
• Stained glass windows
• Large dormer at the rear
• Expansive living space on the ground floor
• Five bedrooms + two bathrooms
• Lovely, secluded backyard
• On-lot parking
• Charger for an electric car (price negotiable)
• Central location relative to the city center and NS train station.