After the huge success of the launch of Waterway Terraces I, it wasn’t long before the sequel was released. Developed in the same pattern as its predecessor, Waterway Terraces II exudes similar characteristics with cascading roof gardens. The development is also located along My Waterway@Punggol and bounded by Punggol Way, Punggol Walk and Sumang Link and is sitting directly across the Waterway Terraces I with only the waterway separating them.
The development is relatively close to the Punggol MRT/LRT, the bus interchange and the upcoming megamall Waterway Point. Blocks near Punggol Walk will have closer access to the Punggol MRT but for the most, they will be close to the Nibong LRT Station.
This premium BTO has about 804 flats of 118 units of 3-room, 440 units of 4-room and 246 units of 5-room flats and comprising of three 10 to 18 storey residential blocks forming around two hexagonal courtyards.
A typical 3-room unit with a size around 65 sqm is pegged at around $201,000-$242,000 while a 4-room unit with a typical size of 92 sqm can go between $307,000-$390,000. A premium 5-room flat with a size about 112 sqm can fetch for $400,000-$484,000.
Waterway Terraces II continues with the eco-town theme that is envisioned for Punggol. It has already been stamped with Green Mark Platinum Award for outstanding eco-friendly features such as the facades are designed to minimize heat gain for better indoor living or the use of solar power to supplement the lighting needs at the common areas or the provision of compost bins and separate recycling refuse chutes.
Moreover, water-efficient sanitary wares and fittings are installed in all the units to achieve water efficiency usage plus bicycles racks are provides just outside the carpark to promote an eco-friendly transport.
The terraced roof gardens are open to the public that provides panoramic view of the waterway with some of them have recreational features that allow both the young and adult to play and relax.
The lush landscaped greenery along the waterfront promenade boasts a number of recreational facilities for both the young and old with playgrounds for the kids and fitness stations for the adults. There are several resting shelters spread all over the landscape to provide places for rest. And what with the scenic waterway just in front, one can enjoy riverside jogs to their hearts content.
Waterway Terraces II is expected to be completed in Q2 2015. The progress of the construction as at Q2 2014 is seen in the pic below.