"HOFJE: VROUWE- EN ANTHONIEGASTHUIJS...." Hofjes Tip by eden_teuling
Hofjes, Haarlem: 31 reviews and 50 photos
This HOFJE is separated from the street by a wall with a round opening.
The two entrance gate open into the garden.
The walls of the complex in U form are plastered and painted white and the roofs are covered with blue roof tiles.
The Mainbuilding, built on the west side has an extra floor.
On the first store a memorial plaque tells the date of doundation: 1440 and the year 1787 tells us when the HOFJE was built here on this very spot.
The atic is decorated with a dormer window with pinacles on both sides.
These former medieval hospitals often developed in almshouses.
The right and the left side wings contain 3 little houses.
The HOFJE is OPEN from sun rise till sun down, free of charge.
Address: Klein Heiligland 64 HAARLEM
Directions: consult your city plan.....
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