Set in a natural environment of unspoilt greenery, pristine air and undisturbed tranquility, Bishopsgate Residences is regarded as one of the most exclusive new developments in Singapore. Epitomising traditional comfort and the best of modern design, Bishopsgate Residences also incorporates green features and the latest in home technology, allowing residents to enjoy an oasis of luxury in one of Asia’s most vibrant cities.
The freehold property is in a highly sought-after Good Class Bungalow zone in District 10, home to embassies and respected dignitaries. It is 1km from Orchard Road and is in close proximity to the Central Business District. It is also the only site along Bishopsgate where a condominium development has been allowed. This means that there are no restrictions on overseas ownership for this property. The greenery is well preserved as it falls within the tree conservation area. A two-storey height limit will be imposed on any future developments, so views from each unit will be maintained and the sense of privacy preserved.
The architecture is a timeless design, similar in ambience to spacious vacation bungalows, while retaining the quiet character of the low-density neighbourhood and the lush natural greenery. The orientation of the buildings minimizes east-west exposure, but maximizes daylight and the flow of prevailing winds for optimum ventilation. Buildings are arranged around landscaped interior courtyards, with shady overhangs and cooling water features around the estate.
Inside the unit, all of the fixtures, fittings and finishes have been chosen to match the highest standards. Kitchens come with a fully integrated ranged of appliances supplied mainly by Gaggenau and cabinets from Poggenpohl. Each unit also has a state-of-the-art home automation system. It controls lights and curtains in the master bedroom, living room and dining room, while the Kaba smart key system and an audio/video intercom system linked to lift lobbies and the guardhouse can provide peace of mind. Concierge service is also available at the clubhouse to assist the residents.
The three bedroom apartment offers generous lateral living and dining space, which is an impressive entrance upon stepping out from the private lift lobby foyer. The master bedroom, is located behind the living and dining areas, and comprises of the bedroom, walk-in wardrobe and a master bathroom beyond, Two other bedrooms, the Gourmet kitchen and the Asian kitchen are well positioned on the opposite side of the living and dining areas in a well segregated layout.