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The Essence amenities

Bbq

Gym

Lap Pool

Pavilion

Pool Deck


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Neighbourhood Yishun
Address 1 Chong Kuo Road, 779830
District D26
Showflat location Chong Kuo Road
Showflat date 23 Feb 2019
Launch date 2 Mar 2019
Tenure 99 years
Built year 2021
Gross floor area 5,996.1 sqm, 64,541.6 sqft
Blocks 1
Units 84
Floors 05
Developer Chong Kuo Development Pte. Ltd.
The Essence is a 99-year leasehold condominium development located at 1 Chong Kuo Road in District 26. Expected to be completed in 2021 it stands 5 storeys tall and comprises a total of 84 units. 

Condo facilities at The Essence includes pool deck, fitness corner, swimming pool, bbq, parking, security.

In addition, The Essence is within driving distance to Orchard Road, Singapore's popular shopping area, is a 19 mins drive away.

Nestled amongst lush greenery in the Springleaf enclave is The Essence, a new condominium within an established private residential area. Its beautiful design and high-quality finishes set a tranquil environment for its residents, perfect for unwinding after a long day. Situated near the Seletar Reservoirs (District 26), it appeals to those seeking a quiet area, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. 

Scheduled to TOP in Q4 2021, the 99-year leasehold development features two 5-storey blocks with 84 units, along with a basement car park. The Essence is a full suite condominium, with a 40m lap pool, pool pavilion, BBQ pavillion, and a gym.

Lifestyle
For those who crave an active lifestyle, the Seletar Reservoirs are just a 15-minute drive away. Alternatively, take a three-minute walk to Springleaf Nature Park for an evening stroll. Nature lovers may also wish to visit ORTO (six-minute drive), a multi-recreational park about the size of seven football fields. Formerly known as Bottle Tree Park, ORTO has activities throughout the day, including prawning, paintball, and drift carting. 
Catch stunning sunsets from Seletar Reservoir, which is just a 15 minute drive away from The Essence
Apart from the outdoors, there are also country clubs in the vicinity. Sembawang Country Club and Orchid Country Club are both within an 8-minute drive away, with recreational activities ranging from golf, swimming, dance, to even karaoke. Other nearby facilities include Yishun ActiveSG Stadium and the Mandai Executive Golf Course.

Eats
Be spoilt for choice when it comes to food. The Essence is close to many noted local food eateries along Sembawang Road, such as Chong Pang Nasi Lemak and Sembawang White Beehoon (ten-minute drive).
One of our famed local dishes - Sembawang White Beehoon
Alternatively, there are many restaurants in the nearby malls as well. The Essence is serviced by Northpoint Mall, which offers plenty of dining and shopping options. Additionally, residents can head to some of the other neighbouring malls, like Junction 9 and Thomson Plaza.

Accessibility
Once the Thomson-East Coast MRT line is completed in 2020, The Essence will be served by Springleaf MRT (8-min walk). The line which connects Woodlands North to Sungei Bedok will enable residents to enjoy high accessibility to the Northern, Southern, and Eastern parts of Singapore. Therefore, commuting will be much quicker and convenient. 
Thomson-East Coast MRT line expected to complete in 2020
Furthermore, the North-South Corridor is expected to be completed around 2026, and it features continuous bus lanes and cycling routes. This integrated transport corridor will connect the Northern region to the city centre, reducing travelling time to the city by up to 30 minutes. 
Major expressways (SLE, BKE, CTE, and TPE) are easily accessible for all future The Essence residents
Major expressways like the SLE, BKE, CTE, and TPE are easily accessible too.

Prestigious schools within the vicinity
Pre-Schools: MindChamps Preschool @ Upper Thomson Road/Tagore Lane, Little Greenhouse @ Yishun
Primary Schools: Northland Primary School, Ai Tong School, Naval Base Primary School, Kuo Chuan Presbyterian Primary School
Secondary Schools: Chung Cheng High School (Yishun), Presbyterian High School, Kuo Chuan Presbyterian Secondary School, Orchid Park Secondary School, Zhonghua Secondary School, Naval Base Secondary School
Junior Colleges/Polytechnics: Yishun Innova Junior College, Anderson Serangoon Junior College, Nanyang Polytechnic
International Schools: St. Joseph's Institution International
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The Essence floor plans

By Type
By Unit
By Bed

A1

538 sqft / 49 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

A1R

689 sqft / 64 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

A2

538 sqft / 49 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

A2R

581 sqft / 53 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

B1

624 sqft / 57 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

B1R1

753 sqft / 69 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

B1R2

786 sqft / 73 sqm

2 Bed - 1 Bath

B2

700 sqft / 65 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B2R1

904 sqft / 83 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B2R2

893 sqft / 82 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B2a

700 sqft / 65 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B2aG

700 sqft / 65 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B3

732 sqft / 68 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B3R

1,001 sqft / 92 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B3a

732 sqft / 68 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B3aG

732 sqft / 68 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B4

689 sqft / 64 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B4G

689 sqft / 64 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B5

818 sqft / 75 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

B5G

818 sqft / 75 sqm

2 Bed - 2 Bath

C1

1,076 sqft / 99 sqm

3 Bed - 2 Bath

C1R

1,389 sqft / 129 sqm

3 Bed - 2 Bath

C1a

1,044 sqft / 96 sqm

3 Bed - 2 Bath

C1aG

1,044 sqft / 96 sqm

3 Bed - 2 Bath

C2

1,259 sqft / 116 sqm

3 Bed - 3 Bath

C2R

1,679 sqft / 155 sqm

3 Bed - 3 Bath

C2a

1,227 sqft / 113 sqm

3 Bed - 3 Bath

C2aG

1,227 sqft / 113 sqm

3 Bed - 3 Bath


The Essence unit mix

Bedroom typeArea (sq ft)No. of unitsFloorplan
1+1 room538 - 689124 floorplans
2 room624 - 786123 floorplans
2 room premium689 - 10014013 floorplans
3 room1044 - 1679208 floorplans

Transaction History for The Essence

Rent

Sale

Last 6 months

S$1,324.6

Avg. price (psf)

Last 1 year

S$1,332.1

Avg. price (psf)

Date
Block
Unit
Area
Price (psf)
09/01/2021
1
#02 - xx
700 sqft
65 sqm
S$992,400
(S$1,418.42 psf)
06/01/2021
1
#03 - xx
700 sqft
65 sqm
S$999,000
(S$1,427.85 psf)
28/12/2020
1
#05 - xx
904 sqft
84 sqm
S$1.128M
(S$1,247.56 psf)
27/12/2020
1
#03 - xx
700 sqft
65 sqm
S$1.029M
(S$1,470.73 psf)
22/12/2020
1
#03 - xx
1,259 sqft
117 sqm
S$1.612M
(S$1,280.10 psf)
22/12/2020
1
#04 - xx
732 sqft
68 sqm
S$1.030M
(S$1,407.21 psf)
12/12/2020
1
#05 - xx
893 sqft
83 sqm
S$1.086M
(S$1,215.46 psf)
26/11/2020
1
#04 - xx
1,259 sqft
117 sqm
S$1.663M
(S$1,320.49 psf)
17/11/2020
1
#05 - xx
689 sqft
64 sqm
S$826,870
(S$1,200.29 psf)
14/11/2020
1
#01 - xx
1,227 sqft
114 sqm
S$1.670M
(S$1,360.95 psf)
13/11/2020
1
#05 - xx
786 sqft
73 sqm
S$969,200
(S$1,233.45 psf)
12/11/2020
1
#04 - xx
538 sqft
50 sqm
S$787,000
(S$1,462.30 psf)
12/11/2020
1
#05 - xx
1,001 sqft
93 sqm
S$1.149M
(S$1,147.69 psf)
03/11/2020
1
#02 - xx
1,044 sqft
97 sqm
S$1.368M
(S$1,310.39 psf)
01/11/2020
1
#01 - xx
1,044 sqft
97 sqm
S$1.407M
(S$1,347.57 psf)
01/11/2020
1
#03 - xx
732 sqft
68 sqm
S$1.034M
(S$1,412.67 psf)
01/11/2020
1
#05 - xx
786 sqft
73 sqm
S$969,000
(S$1,233.19 psf)
30/10/2020
1
#05 - xx
689 sqft
64 sqm
S$861,700
(S$1,250.83 psf)
26/10/2020
1
#01 - xx
700 sqft
65 sqm
S$1.003M
(S$1,433.55 psf)
14/10/2020
1
#05 - xx
904 sqft
84 sqm
S$1.086M
(S$1,200.65 psf)

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