Beautiful, light and spacious 3 room (2 bedrooms) corner apartment with two balconies. This fantastic designer home is located in the monumental building where in the past the Sophia Foundation was established, built by architect H.P. Bird in 1879-1880. This complex is of international allure with luxurious renovated apartments and the attractive inner garden is the heart of the residential complex: peace and privacy right in the centre of lively Scheveningen. In the underground garage this apartment has a bicycle storage and a large private parking space/storage. Located in the heart of Scheveningen, within walking distance (150 meters) of the boulevard with its beach and sea, near good public transport by bus and tram even the access roads are quickly accessible. The bustling Scheveningen has enough restaurants, a shopping centre 'Palace Promenade', Keizerstraat and Frederik Hendriklaan, supermarkets and various entertainment venues such as cinema and casino. LAYOUT: Main entrance through the monumental building; well-secured central entrance with videophone and letterboxes; inner garden. From there to the stairwell of the newly built apartments in 2009, stairs or elevator to the 1st floor. Entrance apartment. Spacious hall with meter cupboard and enough space to place your coats and shoes. L-shaped corridor with access to all rooms. Very bright living room with beautiful wooden floor, luxury kitchen with lots of storage space and equipped with built-in appliances, including 5-burner gas hob, extractor hood, oven and separate microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Lovely balcony at the front (W) and generous balcony at the rear (O), both accessible through patio doors. Spacious master bedroom adjacent to the inner garden; large tiled bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, washbasin and towel radiator; separate tiled toilet in the hallway with free-hanging toilet bowl and fountain; deep internal storage with the wash/drying combination machine, mechanical ventilation unit and central heating combi boiler. Second bedroom at the rear with 3 beds and a big wardrobe. Own parking place - accessible through elevator and storage in the basement included in the price. No housing permit is required for this property. Utilities and the parking space are included in the monthly rent.