About Hillview Rise
Surrounded by low-rise landed enclaves and private condominiums, the Hillview Rise GLS site is a 99-year leasehold site situated in the serene neighbourhood of Hillview in District 23. It's just across the road from Midwood, launched in 2019 and slated to complete in 2024.
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In the second half of 2022, Far East Civil Engineering (Pte.) Limited and Sekisui House Ltd won the Hillview Rise GLS Tender as the highest bidders among 4 others. They submitted a bid of $320 million for the Hillview Rise GLS site, which amounted to $1,024 psf per plot ratio. The site's Gross Floor Area (GFA) is 313305.14sq ft (29,107 m²) and can potentially yield 335 units.
Connectivity to Hillview Rise GLS
The site is a brief 5-minute walk from Hillview MRT station on the Downtown (DTL) line, connecting residents directly to the city centre. The DTL also provides connectivity to other lines, such as the Circle line via Botanic Gardens, the North-South line via Newton, the Thomson-east Coast line via Stevens, the North East line via Little India and the East-West line via Bugis.
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For those who drive, the Pan Island Expressway (PIE) and Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) are easily accessible from Hillview Avenue, making it convenient to get to other parts of the island. Major roads such as Clementi Road and Bukit Timah Road are nearby as well, making it easy to access neighbouring towns and districts.
Schools near Hillview Rise GLS
Primary schools near the Hillview Rise GLS site include CHIJ Our Lady Queen of Peace, Assumption English School, Bukit Timah Primary, and St. Anthony's Primary. There’s Hillgrove Secondary School, Bukit View Secondary School, Jurong Pioneer Junior College, Millennia Institute, Ngee Ann Polytechnic and Singapore University of Social Sciences for secondary and tertiary education.
Facilities and amenities near Hillview Rise GLS
The Hillview Rise GLS site is opposite Hillview Community Centre, providing residents with a wide variety of facilities and amenities at their doorstep. Residents can enjoy leisure, sporting and educational activities at the community centre.
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For daily necessities and F&B options, Hillv2 Mall is located just across the road. Hillv2 comprises an Anytime Fitness gym, supermarket, and several reputable restaurants like IO Italian Osteria and Cedele Bakery Kitchen. Other shopping malls in the vicinity include The Rail Mall, Bukit Panjang Plaza and Hillion Mall. Residents can also find more local dining options nearby at Bukit Batok Market, Bukit Gombak Neighbourhood Centre and Bukit Panjang Hawker Centre and Market.
Nature parks near Hillview Rise GLS
The site’s close proximity to numerous nature parks will allow nature lovers ample opportunity to relax and unwind. Residents can access Hillview Park Connector, which is part of the Western Adventure loop. It passes through Hillview Avenue and extends from Bukit Batok Nature Park to Dairy Farm Nature Reserve.
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Alternatively, residents can visit the newly-restored Rail Corridor trail via Hillview Avenue. The Rail Corridor links to popular nature sites and attractions such as Upper Bukit Timah Truss Bridge, Singapore Quarry Bridge, Bukit Timah Railway Station and Bukit Timah Nature Reserve.
URA Masterplan near Hillview Rise GLS
According to the URA Masterplan 2019, Hillview Rise GLS falls within the Bukit Batok Planning Area, which promises new public and private housing estates, quality amenities and more green recreational spaces. Moreover, the new Hume MRT station on the Downtown line is slated to open by 2025, providing even greater convenience to Hillview and Bukit Batok residents.
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In addition, the new Tengah Park and Bukit Batok West JRL stations will offer direct connectivity to important employment hubs such as the upcoming Jurong Lake District and Jurong Innovation District for work.