10 August 2018, Singapore – Leading Singapore property developer Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited (BSEL) will launch its highly-anticipated condominium, 8 St Thomas, exclusively in Hong Kong over two weekends, from 18-19 August and 25-26 August, at Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The high-end freehold development, located at St Thomas Walk and ready for immediate occupancy, is one of the coveted addresses in Singapore that serves an exclusive residential enclave.
8 St Thomas is an embodiment of timeless elegance and beauty. Designed with artful forms and lines inspired by Mondrian architecture, the magnificent twin towers are complete with touches of sophistication that befit a bespoke lifestyle. Nestled in the heart of Orchard Road, privileged home-owners can enjoy an unparalleled view of the city skyline from their private balconies while staying close to all their desires. Setting a new standard for city centre residences, 8 St Thomas would make the ideal choice for sophisticated connoisseurs who genuinely appreciate the art of fine living.
The luxury development sits on a sprawling land size of approximately 99,509 sq ft and comprises 250 units spread over two towers. The majestic towers rise to heights of 35 storeys and offer picturesque sunrises and sunsets against the panoramic backdrop of Orchard Road and the Marina Bay skyline.
Home-owners can select from a range of one- to four- bedroom units, four-bedroom dualkey units and 2 penthouses, starting from an area of 441 sq ft up to 2,659 sq ft. Private lifts are available for some units, bringing the residents straight into the interior comfort of their abodes. Each home comes with exclusively selected designer fittings and finishes known for their quality and design. Home-owners can indulge in a luxurious living environment with kitchen appliances from renowned brand Miele, air conditioners from Daikin and fine bathroom furnishings from Hansgrohe and Villeroy & Boch.
8 St Thomas offers a bespoke lifestyle beyond the home with social spaces invigorated with rich foliage and flowing landscapes. The clubhouse is set amidst a cascading waterfall which houses the gym, steam room and private function room under a Garden Trail which meanders around the shimmering 50m lap pool. Residents can unwind and bask in the allure of nature at five themed Sky Garden viewing decks or indulge in recreational activities at the other six Sky Terraces offering cocktail lounge areas, gourmet dining, games, children’s discovery, yoga and fitness decks.
The cosmopolitan homes are designed with modern urban living in mind and include a smart home system such as air-conditioning and lighting controls. Designed to be an ecoparadise, homes at 8 St Thomas include energy and water efficient fittings and green features such as green lots for charging electric cars. 8 St Thomas is awarded the Building Construction Authority (BCA) Green Mark Gold.
The development is a short walk away from Somerset MRT station and the upcoming Great World City MRT Station. Residents can enjoy being in close proximity to Singapore’s renowned shopping belt Orchard Road with major malls like ION Orchard, Takashimaya, Paragon and 313 Somerset, and even premier medical facilities like Mount Elizabeth’s Hospital and Paragon Medical. It is also well-connected to major transport routes, such as the Central Expressway and a short drive away from the Central Business District and Marina Bay Financial Centre.
8 St Thomas is well-situated next to its heritage neighbour Killiney Road with a spread of eateries and a 24-hour supermarket. A variety of dining options are also available close by at the vibrant Emerald Hill, Robertson Quay and Clarke Quay or even the hipster neighbour, Tiong Bahru, for coffee.
Reputable educational institutions are also located in the vicinity, including River Valley Primary School (within 1 km), Raffles Girls Secondary School, Singapore Management University, Chatsworth International School and ISS International School.
About Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited:
Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited, a public-listed company and one of the pioneers in the development of landed properties in Singapore, has been building many well-known and established residential estates for over 50 years. They were awarded the BCI Asia “Top Ten Developers 2017 Singapore”. Their many developments in Singapore, among the latest being Nim Collection & Watercove, are a testimony of their continuous desire to create distinctive lifestyle homes of the highest standards.
About Centaline (Singapore) Property Agency
Centaline (S) Property Agency provides cross-border consultancy and agency services for overseas and local properties through Singapore office. As Centaline has built up an extensive network in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Singapore, Centaline Singapore acts as a bridge between vendors, purchasers, landlords, and tenants across these places.
About Centaline Property Agency
Centaline Property Group is one of Hong Kong's largest property agencies. With over 60,000 employees and 2,600 offices across China, Hong Kong, and Macau, the company is also one of the largest real estate agencies in the region. The organization positions itself as Asia's one-stop property services company, offering services, including real estate valuaton, property market research, asset management, and mortgage brokerage. In recent years, Centaline Property Group has expanded to Taipei and Singapore markets, and is gradually expanding in other Chinese-speaking continents in the world.