Commercial Building Details
6 Battery Road is a commercial property located at 6 Battery Road, Singapore 049909, district 01. This skyscraper is formerly the Standard Chartered Building, in the heart of central business district connected to Raffles Place Mrt Station. The building is on 999 years leasehold and has a net floor area of 46,060 sqm. It is a Grade A 42 storey building that remains top choices amongst reputable local and multi-national companies .6 Battery Road is owned by CapitaCommercial Trust and managed by CapitaLand.
6 Battery Road is designed by P & T Architects & Engineers Ltd and RSP Architects Planners & Engineers Private Limited. The building was officially opened on 24 October 1984 by Lord Barber, then the chairman of Standard Chartered Bank Group. It has a unique vertical indoor garden called Rainforest Rhapsody which is created by Dr Patrick Blanc in collaboration with CapitaLand team in 2011. The new lobby is decorated with “Waterfall “paintings by the famous Japanese artist, Mr. Hiroshi Senju. The lobby also has the new Gastronomia café by Da Paulo Group and also a service counter to aid tenants and guests. 6 Battery Road has been awarded with the prestigious BCA Green Mark Platinum award by the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore.
Mon – Fri before 6 pm: $3.10 per ½ hour
Mon – Fri after 6 pm: $3.10/ entry
Sat before 1 pm: $3.10 per½ hour
Sat after 1 pm: $3.70/ entry till 7 am next day
Sun/ Public holidays: $3.70/ entry from 7 am- 7 am next day
Commercial Building Location
6 Battery Road is distinctive building with a prime location and overlooking the panoramic views of Marina Bay and Singapore River. It is within walking distance to Raffle Place Mrt station and the future Downtown and Telok Ayer Stations. There are also several bus services available. For vehicle owners, driving from here to the vibrant Orchard Road shopping district takes about 10-15 minutes. Major expressways such as CTE and ECP allow drivers easy access to any part of Singapore. There are also several bus services available.
Malls: Nearby mega malls like Capital Square, Far East Square, China Square Central, Esplanade Mall, Chinatown Point, Marina Bay Sands and Central as well as many more others which have a myriad of amenities like eateries, retail shops, supermarkets and banks. There are also nearby restaurants at Raffles Place, Market Street and along Collyer Quay.
Supermarkets: The nearest supermarkets are Cold Storage Supermarket at China Square Central, Market Place Supermarket at Raffles City Shopping Centre and Sheng Siong Supermarket at Chin Swee Road.
Healthcare: For medical consult, you can head to the nearby General Practitioner Clinics, Outram Polyclinic, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore National Eye Centre and National Heart Centre in the area to provide specialist healthcare services for the residents.
Education: The nearby educational institutions around include Outram Secondary School and Singapore Management University.
Conclusion6 Battery Road is definitely a highly sought after commercial building due to its strategic location and the myriad of facilities that is nearby. For more details, please contact the relevant personnel.
Did You Know?
1. Raffles House in Fort Canning was where the founder of Singapore Sir Stamford Raffles stayed in. He built this house in 1823. Currently this historical site is a heritage place visited by many.
2. The "long bar " found in Raffles Hotel is where the famous Singapore Cocktail " Singapore Sling " was first mixed.
3. The 500 meters long Esplanade Park was built in 1943 and underwent upgrading in 1991. It is a conserved park and here lies many significant monuments such as Indian National Army Marker, Dalhousie Obelisk, Lim Bo Seng Memorial, Tan Kim Seng Fountain and The Cenotaph.
The Cenotaph is a 18.3 meter monument designed by Denis Santry of Swan & Maclaren. It was built in 1922 to commemorate the 124 British soldiers that died in World War 1(1914-1918) and later on as an extension to the soldiers who died in World War 2 (1943-1945).
Tan Kim Seng Fountain is a victoria-styled fountain found in the park to commemorate this Chinese merchant and philanthropist who contributed to the construction of Macritchie Reservoir and Singapore’s Waterworks.
Lim Bo Seng Memorial is built to commemorate Mr Lim for his brave acts against the Japanese invasion in 1942. Throughout the Japanese occupation, Lim Bo Seng organised guerrilla fighter groups against the Japanese. However in 1944 he was captured in Perak of Malaya and was tortured till death. His remains were then buried at Macritchie Reservoir.