Loosely inspired by Marrakech lover Yves Saint Laurent, this two-storey ground floor apartment embodies the eclectic spirit of a world traveller who loves city life, yet adores a serene escape.

191 m² bel-etage and souterrain apartment
Two bedrooms, two bathrooms
Separate studio with private entrance and pantry


The asking price includes;

– the apartment on Amsterdam’s prime location, the Herengracht

– completely renovated and restored building; new foundation

– three years of extensive work by The Collective Studio’s design team in collaboration with local and international artisans

–highest level of craftmanship and sustainability

– tailor made interior (walnut kitchen with Noir Saint Laurent marble, walnut bathroom cabinets with Calacatta Oro marble sinks)

– all furniture; design and vintage pieces as well as exclusively collected objects

This project is exclusively sold by DSTRCT Amsterdam. For more information or to schedule a viewing, please contact them at or +31 20 330 94 54

Sputnik lamp designed as a set for the kitchen and dining room
Custom-made black chevron oak floors exclusively designed by 
 The Collective Studio x Chapel
Dining room area with four meter heigh ceilings and large open fireplace
Iconic Wishbone chairs by Hans Wegner around a 150 year old walnut table exclusively designed by Ghyczy for APT01
BeoShape sound system designed by The Collective Studio x Bang & Olufsen
Built-in appliances by Miele ArtLine including a steam oven, wine refrigerator and induction cooktop with integrated extractor
Custom made walnut kitchen with Noir Saint Laurent marble work top
Eero Saarinen breakfast table set
One-of-a-kind rug handwoven by Moroccan artisans
Lush and quiet patio with daybed and antique jugs
Light and sunny corridor to the drawing room
'60s-inspired round sofa with steel framework, walnut detailing and organic off-white hemp fabric. Designed by Peter Ghyczy himself for APT01
Drawing room with fireplace and original mantelpiece
Rattan Janine Abraham '60s swivel chair
Antique Japanese room divider and BeoPlay A9 bronze/walnut special edition details still life
Quiet corner, overlooking the patio. Martinelli Luce's Pipistrello on Ghyczy desk
Organic linen bedding by Dutch sustainable brand By Mölle
Natural lime is used on the floors, walls and ceilings to create a warm canvas
Bed, mattresses, duvets and cushions by Auping
Steel framed doors can separate the master bedroom from the adjoined bathroom
Bathrooms equipped with Piet Boon x Cocoon taps and Piet Boon mirrors
Walnut cabinets with Calacatta Oro marble sinks
Susan Kaufmann's natural products; a belief in the power of nature, in the importance of quality, and a commitment to sustainability
Two large and exclusive artworks by Nelia Herrero
Handcrafted blinds wrapped in Japanese rice paper
Cool steel stairs as a contrast to the warm and earthy walls, floors and ceilings
The dressing room, second bedroom, laundry room, second toilet, and studio apartment all open onto the riad inspired corridor in the souterrain
Spacious and elegant walnut dressing room
Indispensable in a dressing room; perfect lighting and a large mirror
Cozy and comfortable second bedroom
The adjoining bathroom with shower and Calacatta Oro marble sink
Parisian bedside lamps, the softest linen and round side tables in the second bedroom
Laundry room
Third bedroom or guest room which provides the ultimate privacy with its own entrance, bathroom and pantry
Separate studio with private entrance and pantry
Tribal jewelry as a nod to the Northern African inspiration of the apartment
Up the stairs, right into Amsterdam's vibrant, historical city centre
interior design . creative direction / Guy Jacobs & Nikè van de Waal photography / Louiza Mei King

  • 191 m2 of living space
  • Two bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Separate studio (40m2) with private entrance and pantry
  • Use of natural lime throughout the house
  • Custom-made black chevron oak floors, exclusively designed by 
 The Collective Studio x Chapel
  • Custom-made walnut kitchen with Noir Saint Laurent marble worktop
  • Under-floor heating system with individual room temperature control
  • Domotics by Jung with different light scenarios, central heating plan and camera- equipped alarm system, all controlled from your phone