Leedon Residence, Singapore
Leedon Residence is situated in a 4.9-hectare expansive site and is located in one of the plush regions of the city of Singapore which is District 10. The residents can immensely benefit from its location. It is located quite closer to the Farrer Road, MRT Station. It offers convenience to the residents of being located in proximity to the prominent lifestyle and commercial centers such as Orchard Road, Holland Village, and Dempsey Hill. The residents would be offered lush greenery to relax in as Leedon Residence is located close to the Singapore Botanic Garden.
There are numerous educational institutions in the vicinity which include Raffles Girls Primary School, Nanyang Girls High School, National Junior College and Nanyang Primary School. Leedon Residence has been designed by award winning architects, SCDA Architects Pte. Ltd. This development project has been awarded the prestigious BCA Green Mark GoldPlus Award for the use of energy efficient features in its designing.
Leedon Residence has been designed carefully and it ensures that each unit offers retreat-style environment. It has been designed with eco-friendly features and embodies the principles of sustainable design. The estate has been set amidst lush landscaping which has been linked to greenery and flowing waterscapes. These offer a tranquil area for relaxation and retreat to the residents. More than 70 percent of the estate has been devoted to communal facilities as well as landscaping.
Leedon Residence has been located at Leedon Heights which is located at a short distance from Farrer Road MRT. Early morning commuters will find City Hall a 20-minute ride and Raffles Place a 27-minute ride away from this residential unit. It just requires a short drive to reach various shopping malls and lifestyles hubs which includes the Coronation Plaza, Holland Village, and the Orchard Shopping Belt. Popular eateries are as well located in the vicinity such as the Adam Food Centre and the Dempsey Hill. The nearest bus stop is located opposite to the Tulip Garden condo which is the Farrer Road.
The Coronation Plaza is located just three-minute drive away from the Leedon Residence. Despite being old, this mall some regular and loyal customers. It features 111 shops most of which are tuition centers, F&B outlets, and maid agencies. The residents can get instant coffee fix from Starbucks located within. This mall as well houses a supermarket which can cater to the needs of the residents.
The Holland Village is located 5-minute drive away from the Leedon Residence. It is home to several cafes and bars. It is frequented by locals and expats alike. There are rows of famous restaurants and pubs in Singapore. Most of these are fully booked during the weekends.
The residents can head to the Botanic Gardens during the weekend which is just 5-minute drive from this place. It has been honored as the UNESCO World Heritage Site recently. It houses over 10,000 species of flora in 74-hectare land area. It is an ideal location for relaxation or for picnic. The Tanglin Public Golf Course will appeal to the residents who are fond of golf. The SAFRA Mount Faber is just 6-minute drive away from the Leedon Residence.
There are several specialist clinics located in the vicinity which will take care of the healthcare needs of the residents of Leedon Residence. The Gleneagles Medical Center is just three-minute drive away from the residence which enhances the convenience to the residents in case of any emergency or while seeking any specialized treatment.
Leedon Residence houses 381 units and is located beside Leedon Heights. The units range from two to five bedrooms. It as well features penthouse units. The 2-bedroom unit is the lowest priced unit and is of 1,044 square feet. It has been priced $2,300,000. The penthouse unit has been priced $17,245,600 which spans 6,125 square feet. The project comprises of eleven 12-storey blocks and has been designed by SDCA architects. The project has won the BCA Green Mark GoldPlus Award. This is a prestigious award offered to development projects that incorporate energy efficient features. The lobby is fully air-conditioned. The residents can easily get a cab at the central concierge lobby area if they need to. There is a club for family gatherings and any other functions. It has a dining lounge and the grill. A 50m lap pool has been offered to the adrenaline junkies in the residence. The pool cabanas are ideal for those looking for some evening relaxation.
The 5-bedroom garden suite is one of the best offerings of Leedon Residence which is ideal for families. The private lift opens in the living room. The kitchen is fitted with cabinets and sinks. There is a wet and dry kitchen area. Certain appliances are offered which include a wine cellar, a built-in oven, an electric hood, refrigerator, a coffee machine and a gas cooker hob. The appliances and fittings offered are from Miele and Smeg. The space in the kitchen is enough for four people to move around in a comfortable manner at any time. The wet kitchen opens up to the water closet, utility, and the store. There is enough space to accommodate a helper as well. The living room spreads to the private swimming pool and the PES. Twofold capacity living space is offered to the residents opting for a 5-bedroom garden suite. The dining area is present just in front of the kitchen. The views of the surroundings from the upper deck of living space are quite spectacular. Three bedrooms out of the five are present on the upper deck. The common bedrooms are big enough to accommodate a queen-sized bed. The bathrooms have dry and wet areas. The fittings offered are from Ixiss. The shower stall is equipped with a rain shower. The master bedroom is big enough to house a king-sized bed. It offers additional space for maneuvering. The master bedroom is linked to a study room which can serve as a work station as well. There is a walk-in closet located at the entry of the master bedroom. It as well features a bath tub.
Rent potential of the units of Leedon Residence can be estimated by looking at the rental prices of other residential development project in the area. The median rental price of projects in District 10 is estimated to be $3.8 per square feet. This has been estimated based on the rental transactions of the past four quarters. Renting a two bedroom unit in the region would come up to be $5,500 a month. The rental yield of Leedon Residence is slightly higher in comparison to other residential units located in the vicinity.
Location is a massive plus point for the residents of Leedon Residence. The Holland Village located almost next door and with the project being in close proximity to the Good Class Bungalow Estate, the residents would be offered convenience and privacy at the same time. The units would prove to be a great option for those looking for residential units with a lot of space. The easy contact to chief expressways such as the CTE and PIE would be appreciated by the residents of Leedon Residence. Being located to popular shopping malls and eateries, the residents of Leedon Residence will face no hassles in locating points for hanging out with friends and families. There are several reputed schools nearby which can prove to be another plus for families with children.
The Farrer Road MRT is just five minute walk away from Leedon Residence and would be ideal for the residents who prefer taking public transport. The investment potential is quite high as the project is located in the prime district 10. Leedon Residence is ideal for those who are looking for a finest address located amidst lush greenery.
• Offers world at your feet: Explore the vibrancy of Holland Village, Marina Bay, and Orchard Road or unwind in the serene Botanic Gardens. All pleasures of life are within your reach when you are at the Leedon Residence
• Highly Desirable residential unit: The prime address of District 10 offers you a plush experience of living. The freehold status would leave a lasting legacy for generations to come.
• Unwind at your plush, tropical resort: The residents can splash in the 50m lap pool featuring bespoke poolside cabanas. Leedon Residence houses a state-of-the-art gym which is fully equipped with modern workout equipments. Fitness enthusiasts can spend quality time working out at the gym. The fully equipped gourmet kitchen can help the residents throw a party to their friends or use it during family gathering. The Club has been nestled amidst lush greenery. You will never have to leave your home for entertainment when you are at the Leedon Residence.
• Lush hidden plots awaiting discovery: The manicured foliage at the Leedon Residence paves the way for a 200m nature trail. You will always come back home to an expanse of lush greenery.
• Traditions, memories and moments: The interiors of each unit being offered in the Leedon Residence would offer countless memories, moments and traditions to be celebrated for generations to come.
• A grand address: The thoughtful interplay of design offers lofty double volume living space, exquisite proportions, magnificent views and generous private balconies.
The architects of Leedon Residence
SCDA Architects was developed during 1995. The group is responsible for working on the design of the plush Leedon Residence. The principal of this architect firm, Chan Soo Khian is the receiver of the President’s Design Award as well as the Singapore Designer of the Year award. He is an active member of the Panel of Designers for Poliform which is based in Milan.
The SCDA architectural firm has been bestowed the Royal Institute of British Architects Worldwide Award during the year 2003. These merits prove that Leedon Residence has been designed by world-class architects who have left no stone unturned in designing it. They incorporate unique elements while working on their projects. This is what makes them stand out from the rest of the architects based in the city of Singapore.
The designs churned by SCDA architectural firm strives for calmness and tranquility qualified by architectural expressions, structural order, light, and space. The crucial parameters are distilled for capturing the essence of the project. The interiors and the architecture featured in the Leedon Residence have been inspired by the climatic and cultural shades of its integrating landscape, context and the water features thereby obscuring the dissimilarity between exterior and interior. The spaces designed by the talented architects of the firm are categorized by water courts, air wells, and lush gardens. These offer a sensuous engagement to the residents with all the elements of nature.
The projects undertaken by SCDA architectural firm displays sensitivity towards the environment. There persists clarity in the expression of the elemental architecture and the constructional details.
Information about the Developers
Leedon Residence has been developed by GuocoLand Limited. This is a public company which has been listed on the Singapore Exchange. This firm deals with property investment, property development, property management and hotel operations. The firm and its subsidiaries have established property operations in their geographical markets of Vietnam, Malaysia, China, and Singapore. The projects undertaken by the firm comprise of retail, commercial, hospitability and residential developments. The company lays special emphasis on attaining sustainability, growth, and scalability in its core markets through management businesses, investment and property development. This has made it a premier property company in Asia.
The parent company of the group, Guoco Group Limited has been listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. It is an active member of the Hong Leong group of companies. The group has been successful in making a name for itself in the Singapore real estate market. It has developed and sold over 33 residential projects in the past 25 years yielding over 9,000 apartments and homes. The very fact that the developers and architects of Leedon Residence are well-known in the industry makes it quite clear that the project is quite reliable.