Telok Blangah Rise is a street that is within Bukit Merah estate. Bukit Merah Estate, a Housing and Development Board estate is known for its serenity and homeliness providing shelter for about 150,000 persons. These people live on the about 50 streets where there are about 55,000 flats in total. This estate offers homes of varying sizes, from the ones big enough to cater to families to the smaller ones that are perfect for individuals and young professionals. Bukit Merah estate was named by the locals in the area several years ago because of the red soil in the area.
The streets found in Bukit Merah estate include Telok Blangah Rise where there are about 14 blocks of flats with 1570 units of varying sizes. Some of the units and blocks in Telok Blangah Rise were completed in 1976. The Telok Blangah Rise area has ample greenery, and this increases its homely appeal. The postal codes of the blocks of flats that are on Telok Blangah Rise range from 90028 to 90043. Some of the units, 2 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms and 5 bedrooms.
To ensure that residents of the Telok Blangah Rise area get around with ease whether with public or private means of transportation, there are supporting facilities. These supporting facilities include connecting roads, bus stations and MRT stations.
The nearby bus stations include block 28, block 27, block 40, block 41 and block 105. The buses one can board at the bus station at block 28 include 121 and 272. Buses available at block 27 bus station include 121, 124, 131, 195, 195A and 272. The buses available at the bus station at block 40 include 121, 123, 123M, 124, 65, 272 and 855. The buses available at the bus station at block 41 include 121 and 272. The buses available at the bus station at block 105 include 65, 855, 123, 123M and 124.
Residents of the area can also decide to travel by train, as there are train stations located close to their homes. The nearby train stations include HarbourFront MRT Station (NE1/CC29), Telok Blangah MRT Station (CC28), and Tiong Bahru MRT Station (EW17). HarbourFront MRT Station is located about 9 minutes and and 760 metres. Telok Blangah MRT Station is located about 18 minutes and 1.51 km away. Tiong Bahru MRT Station is located about 20 minutes and 1.51 km away. Some of the major roads that can lead to Telok Blangah Rise include AYE (Toll Road).
Facilities such as childcare centres, primary and secondary schools are located close to Telok Blangah Rise to cater to the needs of parents. These educational and childcare facilities include the following
Nearby Childcare Centres
Sparkletots Child Care Centre @Telok Blangah is located in Telok Blangah Drive, while PCF Radin Mas Branch is located at Telok Blangah Crescent and Telok Blangah Student Care Centre is located at Telok Blangah Street 31.
Nearby Primary Schools
Radin Mas Primary School is located about 340 metres away. CHIJ Primary School (Kellock) is located about 590 metres away. Zhangde Primary School is located about 1.39 km away.
Nearby Secondary Schools
CHIJ St. Theresa's Convent is located about 370 metres away. Henderson Secondary School is located about 1.51 km away, while Gan Eng Seng Secondary School is located about 1.89 km away.
One can also find shopping malls, recreational parks and dining places along and around Telok Blangah Rise.
Nearby Shopping Malls
Vivocity is just about 840 metres from Telok Blangah Rise. Harbourfront Centre is about 950 metres away, while Tiong Bahru Plaza is about 1.63 km away.
Nearby dining places