The Sengkang East Road lies in Sengkang. It is more than two kilometres in length. Sengkang was once a thriving port area, with fishing villages and rubber plantations being the mainstay of the economy of the region. Because of these features, Sengkang's name that literally means "prosperous harbour" in Chinese is quite justified. Today Sengkang HDB estate has a young and prosperous residential estate. This residential area comprises almost 40,000 residential units, most of them being apartments and flats. Over 138,500 people reside in these modern residential units, with the numbers expected to increase voluminously in the coming years.
The Sengkang East road is one of the most valuable roads in Sengkang. It is surrounded by high quality properties and dense market places. The area near the Sengkang East road is well planned and adds to the beauty of the landscape. The road connects the Bungkok Green and the Punggol West Flyover on the other end. It has over six bus terminals that serve the residents day and night. This well connected network of busses make it easy for the residents to travel to any corner of the city. Furthermore, there are 9 Housing Development Board blocks in that area accommodating 553 units. The construction of the HDB units started in 2001 and got it completed within a year. This property offers 4 bedrooms, 5 bedrooms and executive units. Sengkang has a minimum postal code of 540200 and a maximum postal code of 545015. The residents of the HDB estates near the road get access to almost every facilities required for urban lifestyle.
The areas in Sengkang have easy access to road as well as railway transportation. Some of the MRT stations located nearby are Serangoon MRT station, Ang Mo Kio MRT station and Lorong Chuan MRT station. Also, they have several educational institutions like primary, secondary and tertiary schools near them. These institutions are located at walking distances from the HDB units.
Moreover, the area has musical institutions nearby. The Rejoice Music House and the Sonare Music School are less than a kilometre away from the HDB blocks near the Sengkang East Road.
The area promotes urban lifestyle. So, the people living in the HDB units near the Sengkang East road have easy access to food outlets and dine-out centres. There are several dine out centres on either side of the road. Also there are many cafeterias near the area.
Dine out centres:
In any type of settlement there are some other basic facilities required for a peaceful living facility like health centres, police station, fire stations, ATMs, bus terminals and so on. The residents living in the HDB units near the Sengkang East Road can enjoy all the facilities. There are three hospitals located within a kilometre from the HDB properties.
Furthermore, there is a gas station located in the road. The Shell station is also located within a kilometre from the HDB units. The Sengkang Community Club is also located on the immediate side of the street. The HDB residents also get easy access to many shopping centres, sport complexes and parks and recreational places.
Shopping centres and grocery stores:
Again, the area also have several religious places like temples, mosques and churches.
Sengkang East Road connects with several streets such as Compassvale Bow, Sengkang East Avenue, Anchorvale Drive, Compassvale Drive, Sengkang East Way, Compassvale Street and Anchorvale Street.Read More