Have you been dreaming of building your own place for years, but never got around to it? A unique opportunity has presented itself in the Church of Our Lady in Voorburg: the rectory is being transformed into four self-build homes. Sales start on April 1.

Imagine a characteristic years-30 property for ranging from 55 up to 103 m², with beautiful bay windows and stained glass lead. Adjacent is a large, shared church garden that everyone can use. Are you going for the ground floor apartment on the ground floor, one of the two studios on the first floor or the bright house with a dormer window?

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Realize your job dream | Photo: Stone butterfly

A unique project

Your own home realization in an eccentric building: for the real go-getters that sounds like a dream come true. Social developer Steenvlinder is responsible for the meter cupboard and the main route, among other things. As soon as you step through your own front door, you can bring out the DIY builder in you and get started. Walls, interior doors, electricity, (heating) installations: you are given the freedom to have everything installed yourself (or by a contractor), exactly how you envision it.

Take control

You are in control, but you are not alone: ​​you will be intensively guided by Steenvlinder. In addition to a construction guide containing all information and guidelines, you will also receive advice from a buyer coach and construction coach. You can contact them with all your questions. You discuss your floor plan during a sketch meeting with the architect. Moreover, you have the costs in your own hands; by working yourself instead of hiring someone, you can save many euros!

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Atmosphere impression | Photo: Six x Six

Where to start?

Suppose you have been able to get your dream lot, then the option period of six weeks will start. During this period you investigate what is involved in a self-build home. Consider, for example, costs and design. After these six weeks, you only have to decide whether you actually buy the house and whether you want to fulfill your wish. After you have received the key, you have one year to complete the construction.

Open house

Do you want to come and taste the atmosphere? You are very welcome on Saturday 1 April from 03.00 until 30. hours to visit the presbytery. During the open house you can ask all your questions about DIY and wander around in your future home. You can sign up for the open house


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