A Modern-Heritage Blend

FreeholdCondoTOP 2023

Sale price

S$973K - S$3.07M

LocationD08 · 1 Tessensohn Road View map
Bedrooms1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Showflat9 Mar 2019
DeveloperOxley Holdings Limited

1953 Tessensohn - A Modern-Heritage Blend

Like a blast from the past, 1953 Tessensohn will soon be launched at 3 Balestier Road. It is a freehold development in District 8, by Oxley Holdings Limited that merges seven conservation shophouses dating from 1953. See where it got its name?
Seven of its 14 retail shops and nine of its 58 residential units will be housed in the conserved shophouses, named ‘Heritage Collection’. The rest will be a part of the ‘Modern Collection’, which will also contain nine ‘Penthouse Collection’ apartments in the new part of 1953 Tessensohn.
It is a six-storey development that brings “a new breath of legacy”. Being in an older part of Singapore, Balestier is being revamped as 1953 Tessensohn is constructed.
1953 Tessensohn is also less than a two-minute drive away to the entrance or exit of Central Expressway (CTE) and Pan Island Expressway (PIE). Farrer MRT station is also just a six-minute walk away from the new development. Directly above the station is a Connexion with an integrated healthcare and hospitality complex.
Where the Past and Present Collides
Within its lush grounds, residents can opt for alfresco dining - be it for brunch, lunch, or dinner. But that’s not all. 
A whole section on the fourth floor is carved out for some fun and relaxation. A cookout area with a Western grill is right beside the pool. After gorging on delicious barbecued meat, residents and their kiddos can dip in the pool to enjoy the atmosphere of being with friends or family. 
1953 Tessensohn at 3 Balestier Road, by Oxley Holdings Limited
And although the Miss Universe pageant is over, 1953 Tessensohn residents can still practice their runway struts on the Lantern Walk. The Flora Sanctuary is also just a few seconds’ walk away. 
Surrounding Amenities: 
  • City Square Mall is only a four-minute drive away, and within it is Fair Price for grocery shopping purposes
  • An alternative supermarket would be Sheng Siong, which is a nine-minute walk away from 1953 Tessensohn
  • Farrer Park Primary School, North Light School, and Hong Wen School are within a three to eight-minute drive away
  • Mount Emily and Kallang Riverside Park are reachable by car in 11 minutes
  • Bendemeer and Boon Keng are 11 minutes away by foot
Address 1 Tessensohn Road, 217701
District D08
Showflat location -
Showflat date 9 Mar 2019
Launch date 9 Mar 2019
Property type Condo
Tenure Freehold
Built year 2023
Gross floor area 311.7 sqm, 3,355.2 sqft
Blocks 1
Units 58
Floors 06
Carpark spaces 42
Developer Oxley Holdings Limited
Nearest MRT Stations
Farrer Park
8 min (575 m)
Boon Keng
10 min
Nearest Schools
Northlight School 6 min (363 m)
Hong Wen School 16 min
Farrer Park Primary School 28 min

1953 Unit mix

Bedroom typeArea (sq ft)No. of unitsFloorplan
1 room441 - 54962 floorplans
1+1 room506 - 614286 floorplans
2+1 room614 - 113053 floorplans
3 room786 - 115287 floorplans
3 room penthouse1119 - 111911 floorplans
3+1 room915 - 123875 floorplans
4 room1399 - 139911 floorplans
5 room penthouse1507 - 150711 floorplans
5+1 room1658 - 165811 floorplans

Price on available units

Bedroom typeAvailableTotalAvg psfLowest priceHighest price
1 room2132$1,871.37$973K$1.15M
2 room15$1,869.03$2.11M$2.11M
3 room1416$1,892.21$1.67M$2.31M
4 room11$1,920.66$2.69M$2.69M
5 room22$1,852.52$2.79M$3.07M

1953 Site plan

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Active Listings

As of Jul 06, 2020, there are a total of 74 active listings for rent and sale at 1953.

Listings for sale
Bedroom type
Price range
No. of listings

1 br

S$867,000 - S$1.181M

2 br

S$978,000 - S$2.190M

3 br

S$1.647M - S$2.485M

4 br

S$2.519M - S$2.785M

5 br

S$868,000 - S$2.896M

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