Magnificent detached villa "d'Olijftak" (the olive branch) with 6 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, beautifully landscaped and very private garden all around , and carport. This exceptional home, dating from 1904 and built in English country style by the famous Dutch architect J.W. Hanrath for his own use, has been designated a national historic structure. The property, with ca. 470m2 of living space and set on a plot of some 2120m2, exudes the classic atmosphere of a grand house, yet feels warm, intimate, and stylish. The house is also ideal for use as a combined working and living space.
In short, an enchanting spot to call home in an ideal setting!
-living room with wainscoting, wooden floor, exposed rafters, and fireplace; adjoining conservatory with sliding doors to the garden
-sitting room (currently a music room) with fireplace, parquet floor and leaded-glass bay window
-L-shaped eat-in kitchen with fireplace and limestone mantel, modern cabinetry, integrated appliances, and natural stone floor
-utility room with laundry connections and access to shed
-master bedroom with adjoining dressing room and en-suite bathroom with shower, double washbasin, and w.c.
-4 further bedrooms
-2nd bathroom with bath and washbasin
-central heating unit
The architect's former atelier, now in use as a shed, is situated at the back of the garden.
The garden itself is beautifully landscaped and features several terraces – an oasis of peace and quiet.
Carport with space for 3 vehicles
The Trompenburg neighbourhood is close to the centre of Hilversum and is within walking distance of a primary school and tennis club. Several secondary schools, including the Alberdingk Thijm International School, as well as sports facilities, nature reserves, and the Loosdrechtse Plassen lakes are all within easy reach. The railway station and motorways to Amsterdam, Utrecht, and Schiphol are all just minutes away.
-many original period features (beamed ceilings, solid wood doors, wainscoting, leaded-glass windows) have been lovingly preserved
-new herringbone-patterned parquet flooring
-ample built-in storage
-infrastructure present for 3rd shower on top floor; extra bedroom/sauna on this level also possible
-designated national historic structure
-living space: 470m2/1,939m3
-plot size: 2,120m2
Huurprijs € 5.750,- excl g/w/e