Bossuhuizen (The Bossu Houses)

On the façades of these houses, friezes in relief illustrate the naval battle of 1573 in which Admiral Maximilien de Hénin-Liétard, Count of Bossu, was defeated. The façade on the left is typical of the old shops of Hoorn, which were once dotted all around the port.

Useful information

Address:

Grote Oost 1-2, 1621 Hoorn

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Oude Doelenkade Oude Doelenkade
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Veermanskade Veermanskade
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