CanningHill Piers

A unique mixed-use development

CanningHill Piers

CanningHill Piers Overview

CanningHill Piers will take over the former Liang Court District, located in Singapore's prime district 6 and heart.

District 6 is widely known for being both a business and leisure hotspot. Therefore future residents of CanningHill Piers can enjoy the best of both worlds within the neighbourhood. Destinations and activities suitable for day till night, professional to recreational, city and nature, surround CanningHill Piers, waiting to be explored. The dual frontage of the river and hill is a rare advantage in Singapore especially. This highlight thus brings out more of CanningHill Piers' charms. Moreover, Fort Canning MRT Station is right on their doorstep, seamlessly connecting residents to the rest of Singapore too.

The area of the whole site is 12,925.4 square metres, and it has a 99-year leasehold. CanningHill Piers offers a wide range of apartments, from 1-5 bedroom apartments to Sky Suites and Super Penthouse. This exciting development is estimated to open its doors by 2024.

The CanningHill Piers is a unique mixed-use development, comprising of:

  • 2 Residential towers (one block of 48 storeys and another block of 24 storeys, 696 units total) with deluxe condominium facilities
  • 21 storey Moxy Hotel (477 guest rooms), operated by Marriott International
  • 20 storey Serviced residence with hotel licence (192 guest rooms owned by Ascott Reit)
  • 2 storey commercial podium, managed by CapitaMall
  • 4 storey basement carpark with commercial at Basement 1

Developers of CanningHill Piers are the reputable and experienced CapitaLand and City Developments Limited. This joint venture is carried out in equal shares. CapitaLand is one of Asia’s largest real estate companies and investment management businesses. In total, CapitaLand has 9 residential developments in Singapore so far. The Group assures to deliver their projects with the utmost quality.

Similarly, City Developments Limited is a leading global real estate operating company with a network spanning 100 locations in 28 countries and regions. In addition, it has over 50 years of experience in the field and a solid development pipeline in Singapore and many overseas markets. With such strong industry leaders developing the condominium, it will surely be promising.

Furthermore, CanningHill Piers is designed by renowned Danish architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG). They have an extensive portfolio that won multiple awards, such as the 8 House in Copenhagen and VIA 57 West in New York.

The firm is led by Bjarke Ingels, one of the most inspirational of our time, often producing expressive and elegant works. He has received numerous awards and honors, including the Danish Crown Prince's Culture Prize in 2011, the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale in 2004, and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Award for Excellence in 2009. In 2011, The Wall Street Journal awarded him the Architectural Innovator of the Year Award, and in 2016, Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world today.

We can look forward to the exciting new design of CanningHill Piers, which, in the near future, will be a new landmark along the Singapore River, as the Liang Court, the former architecture, has fallen out of date.

Why CanningHill Piers?

1. An exciting Integrated Development by the River and Hill

2. Direct link to Fort Canning MRT Station

3. Direct Access to Fort Canning Park

4. The commercial space downstairs offers residents another boost of convenience.

5. Breathtaking view of Fort Canning Park, the Singapore River and City Skyline

Project Details

Project DetailsCanningHill Piers
LocationRiver Valley Road (former Liang court)
DistrictD06
DeveloperCapitalLand & CDL
Site AreaApprox. 12,925.4 sqm/ 139,128 sq ft
Plot RatioTBA
GFAResidential 60,158 sq m

Commercial 11,530 sq m

Hotel 15,541 sq m

Serviced residence 13,034 sq m

No. of Blocks/Storeys2 blocks of 48 & 24 storeys
Total No. of Units696
Tenure99 years lease hold
Expected TOP2024

Location

Connectivity

CanningHill Piers have the most strategic location beside an MRT Station. Fort Canning MRT station, serving the Downtown Line, is only a short 2 minutes walk away. A little further away, approximately 9 minutes walk, is the Clarke Quay MRT station (North East Line). With these 2 MRT lines in the vicinity, residents can enjoy the efficiency of other MRT lines too. For instance, Chinatown, Dhoby Ghaut, Outram Park, Little India, HarbourFront, Bayfront and more are interchange stations that are just a few stops away. Furthermore, there is also an upcoming Thomson East Coast Line station, Great World, in the vicinity, adding even more value to this prestigious location.

Nearby MRT StationApproximate DistanceApproximate Travel Time
Fort Canning (DTL)130m 2 min walk
Clarke Quay (NEL)370m9 min walk
Nearby Bus StopApproximate Distance
Bef Fort Canning Stn 32, 54, 19530 m
Opp UE Sq 64, 123, 143180 m

By road, the major expressways are also within minutes' drive; 3 minutes drive to Central Expressway (CTE), 5 minutes to Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE), and 9 minutes to East Coast Parkway (ECP). Travelling via public or private transport will be a breeze.

In addition, residents can also experience a fun and unique transportation mode, which is the river taxi that stops just by the Fort Canning, connecting all the way to the Esplanade via Clarke Quay and Boat Quay. Another mode of transport residents can consider is cycling, especially for those working in the CBD. It is a healthy and eco friendly option.

Work

It takes around 6 minutes by train to get to Bayfront Station. Therefore, the estimated time to get to the Central Business District (CBD) is less than 10 minutes by train. By car, it will take around 10 minutes too.

One North is an easy 10 minutes ride away. It is a research and business park that houses many technologies and innovative international companies and research institutes. For instance, it comprises R&D hubs like Biopolis, Fusionopolis, The Star (a mall and a performing arts centre) and Rochester Park. One North aims to foster a work-live-play-learn environment through integrating various lifestyle amenities with schools, community and, of course, the industry-centric hubs. Moreover, big companies like Grab and Razer recently have their headquarters built there too. Meanwhile, a new Dover Knowledge District, an extension to one-north, will be created. It is a mixed-used site and contains business parks, academic and research institutions.

This strategic location will entice anyone working in these areas, especially professionals working in the CBD.

Education

Prestigious and award-winning preschools like Cambridge Preschool and EtonHouse Pre-School are 8-minute walk away, a relatively comfortable walking distance.

As for primary school, River Valley Primary School is within the 1 km distance from the development.

There are several secondary schools some distance away. School of the Arts (SOTA) is the nearest school, only around an 11 minutes bus ride away. LASALLE College of the Arts, a post-secondary and soon to be university, is around 15 bus ride away, which is still very convenient.

University is the highlight of CanningHill Piers’ location, education-wise. There are many reputable art and design schools in town. For instance, MAD School, 3dsense Media School and FZD School of Design are highly sought after design schools in Asia. Meanwhile, The School of Positive Psychology and Singapore Management University (SMU) are in the neighbourhood too. Residents studying in these prestigious universities will definitely enjoy the short distance from school to home.

Level of education Approximate DistanceApproximate Travel Time 
Preschool school
Cambridge Preshool @ Robertson600 m8 min walk
EtonHouse Pre-School Robertson Walk600 m8 min walk
Primary School
River Valley Primary SchoolWithin 1 km9 min by bus
Anglo-Chinese School (Junior)Within 2 km28 min by bus
St Margaret’s Primary SchoolWithin 2 km26 min by bus
Secondary school
School of the Arts (SOTA)1.2 km11 min by bus
Outram Secondary School1.6 km15 min by bus
Gan Eng Seng School3 km18 min by bus
Crescent Girls' School3.6 km25 min by bus
Queenstown Secondary School4.3 km22 min by bus
Bukit Merah Secondary School4.6 km28 min by bus
CHIJ St Theresa's Convent4.5 km32 min by bus
Pre-University
LASALLE College of the Arts2.3 km15 min by bus
Dunman High School5.4 km21 min by bus
University
MAD School450 m6 min walk
3dsense Media School650 m9 min walk
FZD School of Design800 m10 min walk
The School of Positive Psychology (TSPP)850 m7 min by bus
Singapore Management University1.2 km13 min by bus
LASALLE College of the Arts2.3 km15 min by bus
National University of Singapore8 km8 min drive
International School
Insworld Institute1.7 km16 min by bus

Healthcare

The nearest hospital is the Parkway East Hospital which is just a mere 3 minutes walk away. It is a public hospital with a 24 hour walk-in clinic. Not too far away, the Singapore General Hospital is an 8 minutes ride away. Other private medical centres and hospitals like Raffles Hospital is 8 minutes drive away, Mount Elizabeth 9 minutes away and Camden Medical Centre within 11 minutes ride away. Residents can enjoy quality medical care in just a few minutes walk or ride away.

Shopping / Food / Market

Situated along a vibrant lifestyle hot spot, residents of CanningHill Piers get to enjoy all the fantastic food and leisure spots right at their doorstep. Of course, there are many famous restaurants right at Clarke Quay and the malls nearby, but CHIJMES is another popular hotspot for Singaporeans to eat, drink, chill, and take Instagram worthy photos too! This food spot mainly consists of bars and restaurants. All this good stuff is only a good 15 minutes stroll or 5 minutes drive away. Next, introducing Chinatown food cluster that mainly has popular coffee shop stalls and restaurants. Chinatown is famously known for its good food. People all over the country are willing to travel just for food here, but residents will only need a good 6 minutes drive. Lastly, the ever so famous Tiong Bahru Cafe cluster. It is popular not just for its rich cultural and picture-worthy landscape but also because they serve delicious food there.

The nearest supermarket is Cold Storage @UE Square so far, which is a few minutes walk away. The good news is that the 2 levels of commercial space are likely to include a supermarket and definitely plenty of dining and shopping outlets. If residents are feeling lazy, they can go downstairs and grab something they need.

There will always come the point when residents are sick of the food nearby. Still, the overwhelming amount and variety of dining places around the site will give residents too many options that they may even have a hard time deciding. Clarke Quay is in the middle of the Singapore River Lifestyle Corridor. Therefore residents can travel to both Robertson Quay and Boat Quay conveniently. There are loads of entertainment spots such as speciality cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, clubs, alfresco dining, wine bars and art houses.

Shopping malls are also something that surrounds CanningHill Piers in abundance. The list of malls goes on and on, and there are more than the ones listed above. There are plenty of great shopping destinations within a 10 minutes drive.

LocationApproximate DistanceApproximate Travel Time 
Food
Clarke QuayDoorstep2-5 min
CHIJMES1.7 km5 min drive
Chinatown food cluster2 km5 min drive
Tiong Bahru Cafe cluster2 km6 min drive
Supermarkets
Cold Storage @UE Square210 m3 min walk
FairPrice Finest1.4 km5 min drive
I-Tec Supermarket1.7 km4 min drive
NTUC FairPrice1.7 km6 min drive
Sheng Siong Supermarket1.8 km6 min drive
Shopping malls
UE Square210 m3 min walk
Clarke Quay220 m3 min walk
Clarke Quay Central 550 m7 min walk
Chinatown Point1.4 km4 min drive
Funan1.4 km5 min drive
Peninsula Shopping Centre Singapore1.4 km5 min drive
City Hall Square1.5 km5 min drive
313@somerset1.6 km5 min drive
The Cathy1.7 km5 min drive
Plaza Singapura1.9 km6 min drive
Great World1.9 km5 min drive
ION Orchard2.4 km7 min drive

Recreational

CanningHill Piers really has a wonderful location. It is a distance away from the cluttered building towers and is right beside the lovely Fort Canning Park. Furthermore, it is along the Singapore River and surrounded by relatively low buildings. Thence, residents will either have a splendid view of nature, water or bustling city from their homes. One really cannot ask for a more diverse panoramic view.

Fort Canning Park is just across the road, easily accessible via a 3 minutes walk. Otherwise, a little further away, there is a concentration of entertainment destinations. Within a 10 minute travel via public transport or car, residents can explore a wide range of places, from museums and theatres to gardens and parks, all of which are Singapore's landmarks. These places represent Singapore's culture, heritage and lifestyle, where residents can look forward to creating new memories.

Attractive PlacesApprox. distanceApprox. Travel Time
Fort Canning Park180 m3 min walk
National Gallery Singapore850 m7 min by bus
Amped Trampoline Park950 m9 min by bus
Singapore Cricket Club1 km8 min by bus
National Museum of Singapore1.2 km11 min by bus
National Library1.7 km5 min drive
Pearl’s Hill City Park1.9 km7 min drive
Gardens by the Bay2.6 km9 min drive
ArtScience Museum3.2 km8 min drive
Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay3.2 km8 min drive

CanningHill Piers Site Plan

There is no place quite like CanningHill Piers. On one side lies glittering Singapore River. On the other side, the verdant tranquillity of Fort Canning Hill provides the perfect foil. Beyond its unmatched position overlooking two of Singapore’s historic sites, this new luxury residence, being the tallest residential tower along Singapore River, is set to be a landmark.

There are 3 levels of facility decks located at level 3, 24 and 45.

With its rugged landscaping and open-air fitness facilities at level 3, you can catch your vitamin D in between exercises here. Test your limits at the Bouldering Wall or the Rope Climb, beat the clock at the 300m Outdoor Jogging Track. Get the kids in to have some fun at Splash Play.

It doesn't matter which level you stay, you can always go to the sky park to enjoy the magnificent view of Singapore River or the Hill.

Level 24 is spanning two towers and filled with wellness and relaxation facilities from end to end. Start your day with brisk laps in the Infinity Lap Pool, and wind down at the Infinity Lounge Pool come sunset. At the Yoga Deck or the Sky Gym and Power Gym, set your eyes on the horizon and push on to a new record

If you need a quiet spot to think or to pen down your thoughts, there’s always the Flexi Lounge or the Flexi Pods, both equipped with WiFi and charging points. Housing a co-working space, the Flexi Lounge is also where the Residential Services Reception is located so assistance is readily on hand.

Entertain in style in an unforgettable setting high above the city.  The clubhouse at level 45 gives you the pick of two well-appointed lounges equipped with a kitchenette as well as an island counter.

CanningHill Piers Floor Plan

CanningHill Piers Price, Unit Types, Sizes

Unit TypeNo. of UnitsSize (sqf)Price
1 Bedroom328409-5601.2xM
2 Bedroom203732-8832.0xM
3 Bedroom80893-13132.5xM
4 Bedroom601755-1959TBC
5 Bedroom202788TBC
Sky Suites & Super Penthouses52874-8959TBC
Total

*Disclaimer: All information is subject to change at developer's discretion.

Some thoughts on CanningHill Piers

Mr Sherman Kwek, CDL Group Chief Executive Officer said: “After our recent sales success at Sengkang Grand Residences, we are honoured to be partnering CapitaLand on yet another integrated development that will redefine Clarke Quay, one of Singapore’s most exciting entertainment precincts. With multiple frontages, breathtaking views and convenient access to Fort Canning MRT Station, the Liang Court site has outstanding locational attributes for an integrated development comprising residential, commercial, hotel and serviced residence components. By harnessing the strengths and capabilities of all the partners involved, we plan to transform the site into an iconic landmark along the Singapore River.”

Opportunities to own a piece in such a prime site is hard to come by. Investors should try to get a share if budget allows.

FAQ

When will CanningHill Piers be launched?

CanningHill Piers is estimated to be launched in Q4 2021.

Is CanningHill Piers freehold or lease hold?

CanningHill Piers is 99 years lease hold.

Which is the nearest MRT?

Fort Canning MRT station, Downtown Line, is only a short 2 minutes walk away. 

Who is the developer of CanningHill Piers?

CapitalLand & CDL

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