Hillock Green at Lentor Central are residential areas known for their vibrant food scenes and bustling lifestyle spots. From fine-dining restaurants to laid-back pubs and quaint coffee shops, Hillock Green residents are treated to a multitude of culinary delights and leisurely haunts, just a stone’s throw away from their homes. In addition to the MRT, Hillock Green is well-serviced by an extensive bus network. A multitude of bus services operates from the Lentor Bus Stop and Yio Chu Kang Bus Interchange, located just a few kilometers away. They run on well-planned routes, ensuring that every corner of Lentor Town is easily reachable.
Given that several residential developments are coming up in the area, there is a strong possibility that more commercial developments will be built to support the estate. As the Thomson-East Coast Line is linked to the Downtown Line, it will provide convenient access to many sought-after schools along the Bukit Timah/Dunearn Road education belt. There are also specially curated trails around the former village which offer visitors an insight into their way of life through carefully conserved ruins. In addition, the Stream and Ferns Trail enables visitors to appreciate the freshwater habitat and observe the rich biodiversity of ferns and aquatic animals present. As the area was once a secondary forest, appropriate green features will be incorporated into the building designs to respond sensitively to the topography of the area. This is part of the URA’s vision to create a sustainable and pedestrian-friendly neighbourhood amidst lush greenery.
This will cater to a wide range of property buyers and investors, including multi-generational households that require more space and privacy. Sun estimates that the 590 units expected to be built in the 99-year leasehold project can be expected to sell for between S$1,250 and S$1,300 per square foot. Dining and entertainment facilities including AMK Hub, Two Chefs Eating Place, Book Magic Show, Thomson Nature Park, and Singapore Zoo give additional convenience as well as fun activities.
With a plethora of amenities around the development, Lentor Gardens Residences is the definition of luxury and smart living. Residence can look forward to enjoying the expanded range of communal facilities, recreational and retail options and opportunities to work closer to home. Located in Lentor Hills Estate, Lentor Gardens Residences has plenty of eateries and retail options.
The Lentor MRT station, which is integrated with Lentor Modern, is only about 3 minutes walk away. On 26 January 2022, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) announced the consortium of Intrepid Investments, GuocoLand and TID submitted the highest bid of $586.6 million for the 17,136.9 sq m (184,460 sq ft) site with a plot ratio of 3.0. This works out to a land rate of about S$1,060 per sq ft per plot ratio (psf ppr).
The North Coast Innovation Corridor (NCIC) will consist of a belt of significant economic centres spanning Singapore’s north and northeastern districts. Stretching from lentor hill residence and Sembawang Shipyard to the upcoming Seletar Regional Centre and Punggol Digital District, it is envisaged to attract industrialists and enterprises, especially those with business connections to Malaysia. PAssion Wave @ Sembawang – 23 minutes drive away, it offers a variety of outdoor activities such as kayaking, sea-rafting, nature exploration, camping and outdoor cooking.