Bukit Merah is an HDB estate that provides houses for about 150,000 persons. These houses were built in a serene area that has become well established and attracted commercial activities over time. Even with the fact that Bukit Merah Estate is well established and has attracted commercial activities over time, the serenity of the area has been maintained and this has increased the appeal of the estate. There are about 55,000 flats of varying sizes in Bukit Merah estate with some of them built as far back as 1969. There are about 50 streets in Bukit Merah
Kim Tian Place is one of the streets in Bukit Merah. This street is made up of several blocks of flats. The flats on Kim Tian Place differ in size. There are about 9 blocks of flats on Kim Tian Place, with a total of 905 units. These blocks of flats include block 7, block 121 and block 120C. The postal code of the blocks of flats on Kim Tian Place ranges from 160007 to 163120. Some of these blocks were completed in 1984 with the latest being completed in 2001. You can find 1 bedroom, 4 bedrooms and 5 bedrooms units on Kim Tian Place.
Several facilities are available to cater to the needs of residents of Kim Town Place, from their basic needs to other relaxation and lifestyle needs. These facilities include those that cater to both private and public transportation needs such as bus stations, MRT stations and a good road network.
The public transportation facilities include bus stations such as block 121, block 126 CP, Ctrl Green Condo, Tiong Bahru Station and opposite Tiong Bahru Station. The buses one can board at block 121 and block 126 CP bus stations include 121. Both bus stations are 12 minutes and 170 metres and 12 minutes and 190 metres away respectively. Buses available at Ctrl Green Condo bus station include 5, 16, 33, 63, 121, 122, 123,123M and 195. Buses available at the bus stations at Tiong Bahru Station and opposite Tiong Bahru Station include 5, 16, 33, 63, 121, 122, 123, 123M and 195.
MRT stations are also available in the vicinity of Kim Tian Place, and these MRT stations include Tiong Bahru MRT Station (EW17), Chinatown MRT Station (NE4/DT19) and Outram MRT Station (TE17/EW16/NE3). Tiong Bahru MRT Station is located just 4 minutes and 340 metres away. By 2021, Havelock MRT Station and Great World MRT stations will become functional and also cater to the needs of residents of the area.
Taxi services are also available in the area which has a good road network. The roads that lead to Kim Tian Place include CTE and Jalan Bukit Merah.
There are also facilities to cater for childcare and educational needs in the area ensuring that parents do not need to go very far away from their homes to get schools for their wards.
Nearby Childcare Facilities
- Child Care Link
- First Language Student Care Centre
- PCF Tiong Bahru Blk 6
- Hampton Pre-School, Tanjong Pagar
- Bambini Montessori Childcare
Child Care Link is located along Kim Tian Road. First Language Student Care Centre and PCF Tiong Bahru Blk 6 are also located along Kim Tian Road.
Nearby Primary Schools
- Zhangde Primary School
- CHIJ Primary School (Kellock)
- Radin Mas Primary School
- Alexandra Primary School
- Bukit Merah Primary School
Zhangde Primary School is located about 180 metres away. CHIJ Primary School (Kellock) is located about 920 metres away. Radin Mas Primary is located about 960 metres away.
Nearby Secondary Schools
- Gan Eng Seng Secondary School
- CHIJ St. Theresa’s Convent
- Henderson Secondary School
- Outram Secondary School
- Bukit Merah Secondary School
Gan Eng Seng Secondary School is located about 780 metres. Henderson Secondary School is located about 890 metres away. CHIJ St. Theresa’s Convent is located about 1.01 km away.
Bukit Merah is a well established residential area, and it is thus no surprise that there are facilities such as shopping malls and recreational parks in the Kim Tian Place area.
Nearby Shopping Malls
- Tiong Bahru Plaza
- Concorde Shopping Centre
- Liang Court
- Great World City
- Pearl Centre
Tiong Bahru Plaza is located just about 350 metres away, while Concorde Shopping Centre is located about 1.01 km away.
Nearby Recreational Parks
- Tiong Bahru Park (located on Henderson Road)
- Pearl’s Hill City Park (located on Chin Swee Road)
- Tiong Bahru Bird Corner (located on Seng Poh Road)
- Duxton Plain Park (located on New Bridge Road)
Streets that connect to Kim Tian Place include Kim Tian Road.