Henriette van Keulen-Strumphler
Real estate agent
+31 6 487 906 64
Detached home in a stunning location on ‘Klein Elfhoeven’ lake. This charming house is on a beautiful, expansive lot with numerous annexes. The location is exquisite; on the water at the rear and overlooking the water toward Goudse Hout at the front. A unique home in the Reeuwijk lake district!
-Detached, characteristic home in a stunning location;
-The spacious garden is a quiet haven and a joy to behold;
-Ultimate privacy in the garden due to its secluded positioning;
-Large garage / workshop next to the house and a second shed at the back of the lot;
-Beautiful view of the lake from the house;
-Floor tiles throughout the entire ground-floor level;
-Carpeting on the first floor;
-Beautiful exposed roof beams on the first floor;
-Original panel doors on the first floor;
-The property borders on several hiking and cycling trails through ‘Het Groene Hart’ region;
-Nearby amenities including schools and shops;
-Central location in ‘Het Groene Hart’ region, with excellent connectivity to The Hague, Rotterdam and Utrecht.
Entrance at the front. Spacious hall with a coat area, a fitted closet, large. fully tiled restroom, meter cupboard (11 fuses, separate kitchen fuse, 3 circuit breakers) and a grand staircase with a stair closet.
At the front of the house is a spacious kitchen/lounge, which was refurbished in 2007. This custom kitchen is fitted with a range of appliances including a 4-burner induction cooker, range hood, dishwasher, oven, steam oven, warming drawers and a Quooker. The L-shaped kitchen includes ample storage space and features a composite worktop. The kitchen offers a gorgeous view of 'Platteweg' and 'Goudse Hout'.
There is also a convenient pantry/utility room with an extra sink, the laundry station, a central decalcifying system and the central heating unit. The pantry opens to the garden.
The welcoming living room is bright, and presents a mesmerizing view of the fabulous garden and the lake. The living room features a beautiful fireplace mantel, a soapstone wood burner, a fitted cabinet and charming beamed ceiling. Dual aspect sliding doors open from the living room to the garden.
Landing with a fitted closet and access to 4 bedrooms and the bathroom. The first bedroom is at the front. This spacious room includes a dormer to the side with a lake view, fitted closets and a sink. The second room at the front is the mirror image of the first front bedroom. The central first-floor bathroom is fitted with a bathtub, shower, sink and toilet. The master bedroom is at the rear of the house and features a large fitted wardrobe. The fourth bedroom is also at the rear and offers a stunning view of the lake. Three bedrooms include fitted beds, fitted desks and dormers.
This charming is in an exquisite location on ‘Klein Elfhoeven’ lake. This lake is both a 'nature reserve' and a 'quiet zone'. Because it is a nature reserve, no motor boats - except for those of the residents - are allowed to pass by from ‘Groot-Elfhoeve’ to reach ‘Vrijhoef’ lake. The lot provides optimum privacy due to its location in the 'basin' of the lake. At the front, the location is lively and vibrant, with cyclists and hikers. Goudse Hout is at the front, a lovely area for walking and cycling and offering a 10-minute cycling route to ‘Gouda-Goverwelle’ station, from where there is direct service to the 4 major cities. Gouda's historic market is less than a 15-minute bicycle ride away.
The beautifully landscaped and well-maintained garden wraps around the house. The garden includes several terraces from where you can enjoy the fantastic views. All plants have been chosen with care and are well-tended - the garden includes beautiful trees, shrubs, hedges and grass. The bank protection along the waterside is in good condition, and includes beautiful reed belts. The lake is ideal for summer swimming. The driveway, with room for multiple cars, can be closed off with a gate and is paved with gravel. At the front of the lot, tucked away behind a gorgeous beech hedge, is a large vegetable garden.
The lot also features a large timber garage/workshop (ca. 46 sqm, roof ridge 3.65m). The garage can be accessed via a sliding door and features concrete flooring and a small second storage (ca. 7 sqm) at the rear with a door to the garden. This space is heated and. can also be used as a study. At the back of the lot is a second timber shed (13 sqm) which consists of two separate sections.
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