Posted on December 25, 2015
Sophia Hills at Mount Sophia
Located at Mount Sophia, Sophia Hills is a leasehold condominium jointly developed by the reputable Hoi Hup Realty and Sunway Developments. It has a total of 493 units, which also includes three conservation buildings for restoration purpose. The first building, the Nan Hwa Girls’ School, will be restored into a kindergarten-cum-childcare centre. The Trinity Theological College Chapel and the Methodist Girl’s School of the Olson Building will be both converted into a restaurant and a clubhouse respectively. Owners have an option of four types of units including 1-bedroom (452 – 614 sq ft), 2-bedroom (570 – 743 sq ft), 3-bedroom (840 – 1,302 sq ft) and 4-bedroom (1,528 sq ft).
One of the greatest features of Sophia Hills is the strategic location within the city area. Once the condominium development is expected to complete by 2017, owners can look forward to easy commuting point to major roads and expressways such as Selegie Road, Orchard Road, Beach Road, Nicoll Highway, Central Expressway (CTE) and the Easy Coast Parkway (ECP). On top of that, owners need not worry about lack of public transportation, since Sophie Hills is located a stone’s throw away of 5-minute stroll (or 300m) from Dhoby Ghaut MRT station interchange. Other MRT stations include Rochor MRT station and the soon-to-be-launched Bencoolen MRT station are also readily available for more convenience to the owners. Moreover, Sophia Hills provides excellent access to various shopping malls and entertainment outlets such as The Cathay, The Atrium @ Orchard and Plaza Singapura.
Sophia Hills is also blessed with a wide range of facilities, including an indoor gym, sun deck, swimming pool, BBQ areas, children’s playground and function rooms. The guardhouse is also allocated at Sophia Hills to ensure full security measure and a peace of mind for the residential owners. For rejuvenation purpose, owners can take a stroll to a nearby park and greenery such as Fort Canning Park, Emily Park, Hong Lim Park, Pearl Hill’s City Park and Istana Park.
A number of reputable schools are also located within the convenient distance of Sophia Hills, including the Singapore Management University, SOTA School of the Arts Singapore, St. Margaret’s Primary School, Chatsworth International School (Orchard Campus) and ISS International School Singapore.
For rental or investment purpose, Sophia Hills proves to be an ideal location since there are many expatriates frequently coming from the Central Business District (CBD) – a major commercial & financial districts such as Marina East, Marina South, Rochor and Orchard.