Sotheby's International Realty - Sint-Michielsgestel, NB
This extremely spacious, magnificent listed villa from 1904 with coach house, private driveway and stunning, park-like garden, is situated in the middle of the town of Sint-Michielsgestel and within cycling distance of the centre of ’s-Hertogenbosch. The villa is charming in appearance and set in a spectacular location surrounded by green space, peace and tranquillity. The property has two driveways, both accessed directly from the Ruwenbergstraat.
The villa is full of authentic details and has several entrances. The main entrance opens into a central hall with staircase. The central hall leads onto the living room with conservatory, the front room and the kitchen. From the living room, a small hall leads to the office. On this side of the property is a separate entrance with a vestibule; in the past this was used as the waiting room for the G.P. practice.
The large central hall leads to the kitchen at the rear of the house. The hall can be accessed from two sides of the kitchen. Behind the kitchen is a spacious utility room with an entrance from the garden. The hall also includes the entrance to the cellar, which comprises four separate rooms.
On the first floor there are four large bedrooms, three of these with washbasin. The first floor also has two bathrooms. Adjoining the master bedroom is an antechamber which can be used as a walk-in closet. The second floor has a bedroom with washbasin. There is also an extremely large attic, currently being used for storage. There are a number of straightforward options for converting this floor into a fabulous living space.
In the surrounding park-like garden with magnificent trees is an outbuilding and a greenhouse, situated behind the coach house. The conservatory of the house has a stunning view across the rear garden, which includes an enclosed orchard. The garden also houses a beautiful gazebo, and a sun terrace adjoining the kitchen.
This villa offers the option to have a home office or home practice. There is also ample space for a home art studio or to accommodate an au-pair, for instance. The property would also be perfect for a large family or as a care setting.
Sint Michielsgestel is located extremely centrally within the Netherlands. Eindhoven Airport is just a 30-minute drive away, and Amsterdam can be reached within an hour by car. Sint Michielsgestel is a beautiful, vibrant town with all the amenities you would expect. There are numerous primary and secondary schools close by (including Gymnasium Beekvliet) and many sporting facilities such as hockey, tennis and golf (including Golfclub de Dommel).