Toa Payoh East within the Toa Payoh estate is a leasehold estate that was developed with a 99-year tenure in a swampy area that was formerly occupied by squatters. The development that started in the 1960s in the area turned it into a notable residential area that has caught the attention of home seekers and investors hence the increased valuation of flats within this estate over time. Toa Payoh estate currently has a residential population of about 150,000. There are about 40,000 flats of different sizes in Toa Payoh estate, and these flats are of different sizes. Toa Payoh estate has a residential appeal that is enhanced by the fact that there are ample facilities in the area and the fact that its weather is very favorable for residential life. Residents of Toa Payoh East also enjoy a view of the surrounding from their homes.
There are eleven sub zones of Toa Payoh estate. The Toa Payoh residential area is known as one of the oldest and well-established residential areas in Singapore. The about 40,000 flats in Toa Payoh estate are spread across different streets. These streets also hold facilities to support the lifestyle of residents.
The streets on Toa Payoh estate include Toa Payoh East. The postcode range is from 310023 to 310264. The oldest block was developed in 1970 and the newest in 1971. There are four blocks of flats in Toa Payoh East. These blocks hold 770 units of different sizes. The sizes of flats available on Toa Payoh East include three-room flats only.
Facilities are located in the vicinity of Toa Payoh East to cater to the needs of its residents. There are so many facilities serving needs in the various categories that residents of Toa Payoh East wouldn't have to travel far away from their homes to find suitable facilities for their different needs. Residents of Toa Payoh East can thus find facilities that range from transportation facilities to educational facilities close to their homes.
There are public road networks, several bus stops and train stations in the vicinity of Toa Payoh East to cater to the transportation of its residents. The nearby bus stops include the bus stop at block 32, the bus stop at 25 and the bus stop at block 27. Residents of Toa Payoh East can board buses such as buses 235, 238 and 57 at the bus stop at block 32and the bus stop at block 27. At the bus stop at block 25, residents of Toa Payoh East can board bus 238.
The train stations located in the vicinity of Toa Payoh East include Toa Payoh MRT Station, Caldecott MRT Station and Braddell MRT Station.
There also also childcare and educational facilities located in the vicinity of Toa Payoh East to easy commuting by train for residents of the area. The nearby childcare and educational facilities are highlighted below.
Nearby Childcare Facilities
PCF Toa Payoh East is located at Blk 45 #01-149 Toa Payoh Lorong 5. Toa Payoh East Education Centre is located at 6 Lorong 7 Toa Payoh. Mulberry Learning is located at 743 Lor 5 Toa Payoh, Level 1.
Nearby Primary Schools
Pei Chun Public School is located about 510 metres away. First Toa Payoh Primary School is located about 840 metres away. St. Andrew's Junior School is located about 940 metres away.
Nearby Secondary Schools
Bendemeer Secondary School is located about 1.04 km away. St. Andrew's Secondary School is located about 1.05 km away. Beatty Secondary School is located about 1.12 km away.
Residents of Toa Payoh East can also find lifestyle facilities such as shopping malls close to their homes. The nearby shopping malls include the following.
Nearby Shopping Malls