For sale in one of Holland’s most prestigious and exclusive places “het Gooi”:
This exclusive estate is situated in the woods of the rural area of Valkeveen just outside of the village of Naarden-Vesting, one of the best preserved fortified cities in Europe.
The estate was originally built by and designed for John de Mol in 1992, one of the world’s leading television producers, founder of Endemol and the inventor of Big Brother.
This superb property is situated in the leafy surroundings between Naarden and Valkeveen. The beautiful lane that leads to the grand entrance , which together with the long enchantingly illuminated driveway ensures total privacy .
The house is located on a magnificent plot of 5,188 m2 and the park-like garden is created in English country style with beautiful old trees uprising, which ensures total privacy but is also offering spectacular views over the countryside from the back yard.
The area is ideal for long rides on horseback and on-site are plenty of opportunities to realize stables. Furthermore the quiet beach of Old Valkeveen is within walking distance.
The mansion itself was constructed using materials and technology of the highest quality and is equipped with indoor pool, sauna, jacuzzi , billiard room and a unique master bedroom of 60m2 with en-suite bathroom .
In short, this is living on one of Holland’s best locations in luxury and comfort.
Layout of the villa: spacious entrance hall with cloakroom and guest toilet and beautiful staircase with access to the various rooms . Double doors lead to the spacious living room with sitting area and fireplace, adjacent TV room, separate dining room and conservatory with French doors leading to garden and patio.
Half a floor higher is the large, fully-equiped, kitchen with kitchen island situated. There are patio doors leading to a spacious terrace and a small pantry. Next to the kitchen is the study located with a private terrace. This offers the opportunity to combine study and kitchen to create one enormous kitchen / living / dining combo.
Another half a floor higher is the master suite situated, comprising of a spacious bedroom with lounge area and fireplace and a large dressing room. The master suite has a en-suite bathroom with round double shower, bath and double sinks. The suite also has a separate toilet. On this floor the laundry / ironing room can be found as well.
One stairwell up there are 3 spacious bedrooms and a large bathroom with bath, shower and double sink . The staircase reaches the attic with ample storage space or the ability to even realize two additional rooms
Half a floor below the ground floor is the “ piece de resistance” in the form of an extensive spa with large indoor heated swimming pool, separate jacuzzi, sauna, plunge pool and shower . On this floor both a gym and a billiards room can be found as well, next to a technical room. Double doors lead to a spacious outdoor terrace and garden.
This is an ideal place for anyone looking for privacy with the proximity of facilities and locations for horse riding, water sports, playing golf or just walking and enjoying the spectacular scenery which surround it. Give the characteristics of this property it is an excellent investment opportunity
The owner is willing to discuss exchanging an existing home with additional payment.
- content 2,500 m3
- 12 rooms total, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
- Security installation in the villa and on the grounds
- Inside pool, Jacuzzi and sauna
- 2 Fire places
- International school nearby in Hilversum
- Availability to be determined
- Year of construction
- Property type
- Central heating
- Total living area
- 645 m²
- Plot size
- 5,188 m²
- Stories / levels
- En-suite bathrooms
- All bathrooms
- Double glazing
- Open fireplace
- Swimming pool
- Satellite / Cable TV
Services in the area
- Train Station 5 km
- Golf Course 2 km
- Hospital 4 km
- Airport 30 km