Penrose Location & Surrounding Amenities
Nearby Schools & Learning Institution @ Penrose
- Canossa Convent Primary School
- Cedar Primary School
- Geylang Methodist Primary School
- Geylang Methodist Secondary School
- Kong Hwa Primary School
- Mac Pherson Primary School
- Lifelong Learning Institute
- James Cook University
- Nexus International School
For young owners with pre-school goers, Penrose location at Sims Drive is in good proximity to many preschools and Child Care Centre such as Spring Brainy Kidz (2 min away), Pu Ti Child Care Centre (5 min away), PCF Sparkletots (7 min away), Little Footprints Preschool (8 min away), Raffles Montessori Kindergarten (6 min away). The presence of many pre-schools around Penrose location is definitely assuring many family with little ones.
Penrose Condo - Only 400m to Aljunied MRT and 1 stop to Growth Area to Paya Lebar Master Plan.
Located only 5 min walk to Aljunied MRT in a matured estate and 1 MRT stop away to Paya Lebar interchange, and 4 stops to City Hall MRT, Penrose is a much sought-after city fringe condominium in District 14.
Paya Lebar Master Plan is targeted to created up to 70,000 jobs in the rejuvenated industrial and commercial area with a MRT interchange for a seamless transport connection to all parts of Singapore. The Kallang Riverside rejuvenation (1 stop away from Ajunied MRT) is also expected to create up to 43,000 jobs.
Less than 5 min walk from Penrose is Sims Vista Market and Hawker Center where on can do their daily or weekend groceries needs while buying some favorite hawker food back home.
Nearby retail and shopping mall to Penrose condo at Sims Drive include One KM, Paya Lebar Quarter, Geylang Serai, and the upcoming Woodleigh Mall that also feature Singapore's first underground air-conditioned bus interchange. This will give residents of Penrose condo more choices and convenience in transport and entertainment aspects.
The underground Woodleigh MRT Station that is being built underneath Upper Serangoon Road, at the junction with Youngberg Terrace and Upper Aljunied Road covers an area of 600 m2 in order to cater for the development of Bidadari residential housing and surrounding schools eg. Cedar Primary School, Cedar Girl School, Maris Stella High, Stamford American International School, etc.
Just a short walk away to the famous Geylang road, who would not know that the area is also famous with plenty of mouth-watering local and Chinese-inspired food located in the traditional shophouse and kopi-tiam style? From a humble prawn noodle to glitzy seafood and spiky durians stall, Geylang has it all. One can find crowds hunting for heavenly food at anytime of the day in Geylang.
With it's wide selection of grand club house with plenty of activities room and nature-inspired sky garden and pavilion dining, Penrose facilities are uniquely designed for working professionals, young family and multi-generation family. For residents who are regularly taking the MRT, Penrose condo location at Sims Drive is well connected to other MRT Lines at Paya Lebar Circle Line and Bugis Downtown Line.
For those who have active lifestyle, be it in music or sports, head down to Singapore Sports Hub and Kallang Wave Mall where many healthy and fun activities are being organised for the young and the old. At any point in time, it's always crowded.
Singapore Sports Hub opened in mid 2015 and the mall is shaping up to be the most popular feature of the 35 ha development, that also includes the OCBC Aquatic Centre, Singapore Sports Museum and Singapore Indoor Stadium. The stone trow away Kallang Wave Mall also has many familiar anchor tenants such as supermarket NTUC Fairprice Xtra, H&M, and Uniqlo. You can east, skate, rock climbing, splash and surf, canoe and kayak, and spend the entire day there. Totally cool.
For those who would like to immerse in the vibrancy of Orchard, Pentrose condo is just 15 min drive to Ochard and 5 stops to Dhoby Ghaut MRT Interchange, where La Salle School of Arts and abundance of retail therapy at Orchard shopping belt e.g Plaza Singapura, Takashimaya, Ion Orchard, etc. The entertainment doesn't stop at Orchard. Hop to Clarke Quay statation and the night life continues to be mesmerizing.
Penrose Showflat Location at Kallang Airport Drive
Penrose showflat is ready and will be opened to public for preview from 12 September 2020.
Please note that Penrose showflat is located at open space in Kallang Airport Drive (after Sims Way), not at actual site at Sims Drive. The Penrose showflat facade is easily seen from Geylang Road, diagonally opposite Geylang Lorong 1 Bus Terminal. For those who does not drive, you can also consider taking bus as there is major bus stop right in-front-of Penrose showflat, which have many buses stopping by such as Bus No. 2 / 7/ 11/ 12/ 13/ 21/ 26/ 31/ 32/ 33/ 51 / 62/ 63/ 67/ 80/ 100 / 197/ 853M.
As there are limited car park lots at the showflat, visitors who registered and have appointment to view the showflat can park at alternative car parks at nearby HDB carparks shown in below pictures.