Farrer Park Hospital Near to Uptown @ Farrer Condo

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The location of Uptown is very ideal as it’s a few steps from Farrer Park MRT Station. Everyone who lives in Singapore knows that taking the MRT is the best way to travel around the country. It’s clean, organized and fast. Aside from the convenience of being near public transport, the property is also near commercial establishments. It’s near shopping malls such as City Square Mall, Jalan Besar Plaza, Mustafa Centre and the soon to rise Centrium Square

Farrer Park Hospital Near to Uptown @ Farrer Condo

There’s no doubt the area is full of tourists exploring local finds. Health won’t be a problem either as Farrer Park Hospital and Medical Centre is also nearby. Finally, those who own private cars will find good news in the fact that the property is just a few blocks away from Pan Island Expressway and Central Expressway. Uptown @ Farrer Park is also close to Farrer Park MRT Station

Last November 29, 2016, the site was launched for public tender. It didn’t take long for the government to put it up for sale on a 99-year lease. They’re aware the property won’t be short on buyers due to how amazing the location is. China Construction Development and Allgreen Properties finished second and third in the bidding respectively. Now, we will never know what their plans for the properties are. The only thing that matters right now is the plan of Low Keng Huat Uptown @ Farrer. Due to their history of delivering outstanding projects, it’s doubtful anyone will be disappointed with what they have planned for the property.

The Origin of Farrer Park Name

There is no doubt that Uptown @ Farrer adds something to the history of Singapore and there is need for it to be preserved. Why then should that be the case when there is no physical structure but just a field that’s open? In 18412, that’s when a racecourse was established in the open field of Farrer Park. The first plane in this beautiful country also landed here and at the same time, it acted as a rifle range venue. The field was once used as an airstrip. Many political rallies were held in this field in the past and at the same time, it was everyone’s choice when it comes to sporting affairs.

Uptown @ Farrer Park Condo Singapore

Political gatherings that were held at Farrer Park came in handy. There were both pre and post wars in Singapore and this park play a role in it. When Singapore fell to the Japanese, the soldiers of both Malay and Indian were all held up in the field where they were demanded to pledge allegiance to the new rulers. The campaigns for the People’s Action Party were done at the park in 1955. When the country got its self independence, their armies were located at the park before they finally established their own barracks at a different location.
Now you know about the field of Farrer park!

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