Serangoon North Avenue 1

Serangoon North Avenue 1 is located in Serangoon which is one of the oldest residential areas in Singapore. This old Chinese settlement has been the apple of the eye of the developmental authorities and has undergone drastic changes since the 1960’s. Since its early days of being rubber plantations the area has undergone major redevelop mental changes to get to where it is today. The residential plots in these areas are highly coveted by the real estate investors and are quite a prosperous place to live in for people who want to buy a home here.

 

Serangoon North Avenue 1 consists of 49 blocks. The construction of the area began in the year 1984 and was completely available for sale by the year 1988. The postal address ranges from 550101 to 553157. There are 3346 HDB units in this place. There are sixteen 3 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms, 5 bedrooms flats and executive flats for the residents. The place is easy to live in due to its simplistic and minimalist design at the same time the décor is made to have maximum usage for minimum space and there can be many spaces within the units that can be multifunctional in use.

 

Serangoon North Avenue 1 is located in one of the most accessible places in the country due to its placement near several prominent places of the country. The buses available are frequent in numbers and come very often so the residents don’t have to wait for long. Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) buses and Singapore Bus Services (SBS) along with major roadways and expressways offer high connectivity to the region. Some of the bus numbers that frequent the area are 101 to 125, 153 and 154. There are a number of MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) stations for the residents the residents who want to use public transportations on a regular basis, like the Kovan MRT station, Lorong Chuan MRT station and Serangoon MRT station.

 

There are several amenities in the proximity that makes this property a very friendly and easy to live area. There are schools at a walking distance that make it easier for the working parents to drop their kids and then get back to work without having to worry about the transportation modes. These schools have good reputation and some of the best educational institutions in the town.

 

Primary Schools

  • Bendemeer Primary School
  • Gabriel’s Primary School
  • CHIJ Our Lady of Good Counsel
  • Farrer Park Primary School

 

Secondary Schools

  • Cedar Girls’ Secondary School
  • Serangoon Garden Secondary School
  • Gabriel’s Secondary School
  • Andrew’s Secondary School

 

Tertiary Institutions

There are several residents who have specifically moved to this area for pursuing higher studies and for them these institutions provide the best opportunities. The distance is less and hence saves time and finances for travelling as the students need to have a strict budget.

  • LASALLE College of Arts
  • Nanyang Junior College
  • Singapore Institute of Commerce
  • ITE College West (Balestier Campus)

 

Shopping Centres

Although there are several local markets and street vendors from where variety of household items can be bought at a reasonable rate, still for people who want to have multicultural and better range of products can opt for many free markets and shopping malls that are just a few minutes’ drive from the street. Some of the nearest shopping malls are-

  • Eminent Plaza
  • Serangoon Plaza
  • Upper Serangoon Shopping Centre
  • Serangoon Garden Village

 

Community Centres and Clubs

Community centers and clubs are an integral part of such areas where the lifestyle is so hectic that it is difficult to take out time for personal use. Hence, these places are great options to know the members of the community better and spend quality time with friends and family.

  • Serangoon Gardens Country Club
  • Serangoon Swimming Pool Complex
  • Singapore Malay Football Club
  • Serangoon Stadium

 

Places of Worship

The places of worship are essential for any place with such a large number of people with different backgrounds. And this area has many such places that aids to the religious obligations of its hundreds of residents. Some of the places nearby are-

  • Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple
  • Tiong Ee Kwan Temple
  • Angullia Mosque
  • Cherish Baptist Church

 

This street is also marking its close existence to Serangoon North Avenue 3,  and Serangoon North Avenue 2.

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