Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited (BSEL) scooped two awards for the 8 St Thomas for the best luxury condo architectural design in November and the best luxury condo development back in October of the 8 St Thomas. BSEL has an excellent track record of the development of residential property for over 50 years and was awarded the recognition of being among the 10 best developers in Singapore in 2017. This property was designed by DP Architects, exquisite interior designs by Janet McGlennon and Ong & Ong doing the landscape to accentuate the property’s glamour. The work of Piet Mondrian, the great painter, inspired the architectural designs through his abstract style. This artistic inspiration paid homage to the use of simple geometric asymmetrical yet timeless and elegant elements.
8 St Thomas Best Architectural Design Award
The balconies and glass create an amazing façade with a sleek transition from the indoors to the outer spaces. The strategic placement of corner windows and other the use of the huge living area and balconies opens up the residents to exclusive views of the Marina Bay skyline and the rest of the city. On the property, the outdoors has much consideration put to the ambience with dining facilities in the sky terraces and the communal sky gardens. The outdoors has health, fitness and relaxation facilities. The architectural design uses the Mondrian composition for artistic inspiration to provide transitions tropical-like waterfalls, lap pools, garden trails and green spaces that give character to the design of the façade. This is not just a piece of architecture, it has many artistic elements developed into a luxurious structure.
Artistic Elements in 8 St Thomas
8 St Thomas is truly an artistic inspiration that is basking in the serenity of the River Valley. This neighbourhood is not only centrally-located residential area, but it is also rather exclusive, enjoying a seamless blend of the city-centre and the greenery surrounding it. The condominium offers a range of choices for homeowners that can be selected from the two blocks of 35 and 36 floors respectively. The choices of one bedroom units of an area of 441 square feet, to up to 4 bedroom units and well as penthouses with an area of 2,659 square feet. This is impressive space!
Location of 8 St Thomas Near to Orchard Road
This property is also close to the glamourous Orchard Road, a shopping belt with malls like Paragon, 313 Somerset, ION Orchard and Takashimaya. Paragon Medical and Mount Elizabeth’s hospital, as well as international education institutions (primary, secondary and university), are within a 1 km radius. When it comes to accessibility, 8 St Thomas is well connected to routes like the Central Expressway and a walking distance from the Great World City MRT.