A prime estate nestled near town and the Bukit Timah neighborhood, Tanglin also serves as the gateway to the Orchard district. Home to the Botanic Gardens, many family and friends often spend their time lazing on the greens by the Swan Lake or admiring the National Orchid Garden. Nearby, Dempsey Hill which was previously occupied by the British army barracks is now a favorite retail and lifestyle destination for locals and foreigners alike. Besides clusters of wining and dining outlets, a fitness center, fashion boutiques and Museum of Contemporary Arts can be found in the vicinity. From Farrer Road and Botanic Gardens train stations, residents can enjoy facilities including Gleneagles Hospital, Tanglin Mall, Serene Centre and Adam Road Food Centre. Mostly a private residential estate, Duchess Manor, The Shelford and Dukes Residences are among the condominiums and landed property around the Tanglin neighborhood. Upcoming apartments such as White House Residences and Hallmark Residences are in the pipeline.