• Sold under reservation

Valkstraat 1 1506 XA Zaandam Oud West

Hightlighted features

  • 130 m² living area
  • 178 m² plot size
  • 4 bedrooms


Detached house in a unique location! This attractive, ready to live in house with a 'Zaanse' look has been completely renovated and is ready to move into. The lovely garden with large shed, located on the waterfront, is also maintained to perfection. If you like a spacious house with character, then look no further. The house is located on a safe car-free street in a child-friendly neighbourhood.

We take you through:
• Living space: 129.7 m2
• Spacious separate living and dining room
• Cosy fireplace with wood-burning stove
• 4 nice bedrooms
• Beautiful modern kitchen
• Modern sanitary fittings
• Spacious utility room
• Lots of storage space
• Deep garden on open water
• Spacious barn
• Private entrance gate with back entrance
• Central location

Let us show you around!
Through the car-free street and wide pavement, we reach the front door. Entrance with cloakroom and meter closet. Directly on the right is the utility room with connections for washer and dryer, a kitchen unit and the heater, further down the hall you will find a storage closet and the floating toilet. Immediately upon entering on the left you will find the living/dining room, which is in open connection with the kitchen. The cosy living room is located at the rear and offers views of the garden. The living room has a fireplace with a beautiful wood-burning stove. Through an arch you reach the dining room, which is located at the front. The dining room has two windows that let daylight in, a fireplace, and room for a large dining table. The living room has wooden floorboards and the walls and ceilings are finished to a high standard. The ceiling has recessed spotlights.

The living room has an open passage to the beautiful kitchen. This has basalt-coloured fronts and you will find a dishwasher, an oven, a steam oven, a microwave, a 5-burner gas cooker and a fridge freezer. There is also a storage cupboard. Through the kitchen, you reach a small hallway with a door to the garden and access to the contemporary bathroom. The bathroom has a floating toilet, a vanity unit with sink and mirror and a walk-in shower with hand and rain shower.

First floor:
You reach the landing via an open staircase in the living room. Here you will find 4 bedrooms and lots of storage space. This floor has a dormer window at the front and back. Two bedrooms are at the rear and have a large window. The two smaller bedrooms are at the front. One bedroom has a sink and is currently used as a walk-in closet. The bedrooms have PVC laminate flooring and the rooms are nicely finished.

The house has and lovely sheltered partly green, partly paved garden with enough room for a nice lounge area or to place a table for cosy outdoor dining. The garden has a canopy and a wood storage area. The garden borders open waterways. You can moor a boat and sail right out onto the water. There is also a spacious wooden shed with electricity. The garden and shed are well maintained. Through a gate at the front of the house, there is a back entrance.

A permit system applies.

Do you already know the area?
This attractive house (1892) with open views is located in a quiet, car-free street in the child-friendly Oud West neighbourhood. The back garden of the house borders the water of De Vaart and offers a view of the Volkspark, which the house faces. At the front, the property borders a cycle path. The bank of the river Zaan is within walking distance, and here you will find the supermarket and a wide choice of shops and restaurants. Childcare and schools are within walking distance. The many sports facilities of Zaandam are easily accessible by bicycle.

The centre of Zaandam, with numerous amenities, is a 15-minute walk or a few minutes by bike. Here you will also find the railway station, with fast, direct connections to Amsterdam Central Station and Schiphol Airport, among others. The bus stop is a few minutes' walk away. By car, you can drive in a few minutes to the A7 motorway, which connects to the A8 and then the A10 ring road around Amsterdam.

Good to know:
• Turnkey, excellently maintained, attractive house with waterside garden
• Unique central location with open views
• Characteristic Zaanish appearance
• Lots of space and storage
• Energy label: G
• Good public transport to Amsterdam and Schiphol Airport, among other places
• Childcare and schools within walking distance
• Centre of Zaandam nearby
• Highways easily accessible
• Full ownership
•. Conclusion measurement report monitoring subsidence behavior of the foundation dated January 11, 2023: The subsidence rate of this building block is qualified as moderate (based on the most deviating measurement bolt in the last 12 months)


Transfer of ownership

Asking price
€ 385,000 kosten koper
Asking price per m²
€ 2,962
Listed since
8 weeks
Sold under reservation
Available in consultation


Kind of house
Single-family home, detached residential property
Building type
Resale property
Year of construction
Type of roof
Gable roof covered with roof tiles

Surface areas and volume

Living area
130 m²
External storage space
13 m²
Plot size
178 m²
Volume in cubic meters
464 m³


Number of rooms
5 rooms (4 bedrooms)
Number of bath rooms
1 bathroom and 1 separate toilet
Bathroom facilities
Number of stories
2 stories
Skylight and TV via cable


Energy label
G What does this mean?
Double glazing
Gas heaters
Hot water
Gas water heater

Cadastral data

Cadastral map
40 m²
Ownership situation
Full ownership
138 m²
Ownership situation
Full ownership

Exterior space

Alongside park and in residential district
Back garden
Back garden
109 m² (10,85 meter deep and 10,06 meter broad)
Garden location
Located at the southwest accessible via the rear

Storage space

Shed / storage
Detached wooden storage


Type of parking facilities
Paid parking and resident's parking permits


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Valkstraat 1

€ 385,000 k.k.