Gravin Helenastraat 2

's Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
EUR €1,980,000
For Sale
4 Beds
479 sqm
Built 1971


Luxurious and historical country house beautifully located in a quiet village near 's-Hertogenbosch.

We offer for sale… This is a once in a lifetime opportunity only for the lucky few..
You’ll feel straight away: who goes through this gate enters a very special place. Stylish, timeless and luxurious, this place has it all land even more. An oasis of calm and space..
Be prepared for something very unique…
This extremely beautiful object is surrounded by an authentic monumental outer wall of the Bokhoven Castle (14th century) which was largely destroyed by the French in 1672. Who would not love to live on historic grounds? This offer can rightfully be called a unique opportunity, you simply won't find a villa like this again!
The total plot measures 17,840 m² and together with the country house created a fantastic living experience. Rural and quiet location in the hamlet of Bokhoven, but also close to the bustling city center of Den Bosch with all facilities such as schools, shops, sports clubs, the Jeroen Bosch hospital, roads and public transport nearby.


The house itself was built in 1973 and is equipped with all conceivable luxury options and conveniences. The property has a living area of approximately 479 m2 and the content is approximately 3094 m3. In addition, there is an external storage space of approximately 338 m2 and the other indoor space is approximately 203 m2. In the period between 2007-2009 the house has been renovated.

Ground floor layout:

You enter the country house in the hall / entrance with meter cupboard and stairs to the first floor and the basement, toilet, office, pool house, living room, kitchen, utility room, bedroom with luxury bathroom and office.

Eat-in kitchen; spacious kitchen of approximately 40 m2. The kitchen is fully made to measure and has various built-in appliances, a small selection of which: extractor hood (Gaggenau), gas hob with grill plate, fridge freezer (Gaggenau), dishwasher (Miele), steam oven and microwave etc. The granite counter top also has a hardwood work block. The kitchen also has various socket outlets, also near the kitchen unit, stainless steel sinks, an additional worktop and various upper and lower cabinets (drawers). The kitchen also offers space for a very large dining table with space for about 15 people and has access to the terrace on both sides.

Living room; Spacious room with authentic floor with tiles. The space is provided on various sides with windows and a large sliding door, creating a light whole. The seating area has an attractive fireplace. Through the large sliding doors, this living room is open during summer in connection with the terrace.

Office; Spacious lockable office which is currently being used as a relaxation room. The room has a solid oak floor and a light wall finish. In addition, atmospheric spots have been created in the ceiling. This privacy offering space overlooks the outside terrace.
Master bedroom; with beautiful views over the rear of the plot. This bedroom has a cherry wood floor and light wall finishes. The space has plenty of storage space due to the large closet wall and has its own bathroom.

This bathroom is equipped with all luxury such as a bubble bath, double sink, toilet and shower with a rain shower and various water jets. The whole is finished with high-quality materials and natural stone.

Utility room with connections for white goods appliances, this space also offers space for various built-in cupboards and various fridge-freezer combinations. The tile floor is low in maintenance and easy to keep clean.

Spacious office space which can be concealed by means of a roller shutter. This space is currently being used as an office, but can easily fulfill another function. The space is multifunctional and lockable.

Luxurious pool house with all modern conveniences, such as an indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, shower, solarium, sauna, infrared sauna and toilet with fountain. The space is also equipped with an air treatment installation, various beautiful murals and French doors. The atmospheric lighting completes the experience. Above the pool house is a spacious attic

First floor layout:

Landing, master bedroom with private bathroom and two spacious bedrooms which together have access to a bathroom. In addition, there is an external storage space available, which can be reached via the main bedroom. The view from the landing on the plot is beautiful, with views over the surrounding plots.

Master bedroom with large custom built-in wardrobes, solid oak parquet floor in herringbone and nicely finished walls. This bedroom has its own bathroom, which is equipped with a double bath, shower, bathroom furniture, toilet and electric floor heating. Atmospheric lighting completes the experience in this room.

Two spacious bedrooms at the front and the side of the house. The rooms each have their own cupboard wall and are easy to ventilate and conceal. The floors are equipped with a solid oak parquet floor in herringbone.
The rooms share a spacious bathroom which is equipped with a shower, toilet and double sink. The bathroom is beautifully finished and equipped with modern materials. This is heated by electric floor heating
Second floor layout:

On the second floor of this house is a storage attic, which is accessible from the landing. This practical space complements the existing storage space.

Cellar layout:

Stairs to the cellar, hall, wine cellar, wine / whiskey cellar, hallway with toilet and a billiard room. These completely reconstructed cellars are unique and fully air-conditioned. On one side there is a wine cellar with wine racks. On the other side you will find a generous whiskey cellar with test facilities. There is also a separate toilet room. At the end of the corridor we find a billiard room with a café billiard with air conditioning.


Very spacious garden on a plot of 17,840 m2. The garden offers space for various terraces that are equipped with a lot of comfort, such as patio heaters, awnings and a pond with a fountain. In addition, this garden has several beautifully landscaped plant borders, lawn which is surrounded by the canal.
The garden also offers space for various storage spaces, including a large detached garage with a sheepfold and horse stable behind and a large technical room underneath the house in which the technical installations of the swimming pool are situated. This is accessible both from the inside and the outside. There is a large space under the terrace which is ideal for storing things. There is also a separate toilet room on the lower courtyard.


The beautiful location of this historic building on the outskirts of Bokhoven is coupled with good accessibility. Large cities such as' s-Hertogenbosch and Tilburg are a short distance from the house. Various facilities such as schools, shops, sports clubs, roads and public transport are nearby. Eindhoven airport can also be reached within 35 minutes.


Part of the object is a national monument, the remains of the foundations of the former Bokhoven castle. The visible elements of the former castle consist of a fortress wall at the front and a canal all around. The property is sold including the archaeological finds, not only because they are part of the history, but also because these finds will be preserved in the future.

Note: a large part of the movable property is available for acquisition if desired.

In short: are you interested in this unique and very luxurious piece of real estate with historical value? Do not hesitate and feel free to contact our office and let this plot full of history surpridse you, the possibilities are endless!



Garden, Hot Tub, Pool, Sauna.


Dishwasher, Hot Tub, Microwave Oven, Oven.

Interior Features

Built-In Furniture, Built-in Bookcases/Shelves, Decorative Lighting, Indoor Swimming Pool, Sauna, Whirlpool.


Living Room.

Exterior Features

Fireplace/Fire Pit, Gated Entry, Outbuilding(s), Recreation Area, Security Gate, Swimming, Terrace.


Built-in, Garage, Parking Lot.


Garden View, Open View, Panoramic.

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