Taman Seri Ampang, Ampang
Taman Seri Ampang is a matured terrace houses area sited nestled at the tail end of Jalan Ampang. Situated in Ampang, the neighborhood is surrounded by Taman Kosas, Taman Kesuma, Taman Sri Watan and Taman Halaman.
Taman Seri Ampang consists of 2-storey terrace houses. The house has built-up size of 1,300 sf with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Besides terrace houses, there are also some shops in the enclave, which include mini market and restaurants.
Residing in matured vicinity, residents of Taman Seri Ampang are mere minutes away from a vast array of amenities. Just opposite the neighborhood, there is Waterfront II, a commercial centre fronting Sungai Ampang which offers several restaurant establishments and specialty stores.
In addition, Bandar Baru Ampang's CBD is just 3 minutes drive away that hosts several banks (Maybank, CIMB, RHB and BSN), restaurants, car accessories shops, a maternity hospital (Klinik Joe) and also a shopping centre, Spectrum shopping centre that contains Giant supermarket as its anchor tenant.
Other basic amenities nearby include schools, SK Taman Kosas, SMK Taman Kosas, SMK Bandar Baru Ampang and SRJK (C) Kampung Baru Ampang which are all about 1km from Taman Seri Ampang. Also, hospitals and medical centres are just mere minutes away – Klinik Joe, Hospital Ampang and Ampang Puteri medical centre.
For shopping and leisure, Ampang Point Shopping Centre is approximately 6 minutes drive away. Taman Seri Ampang is also about 3 minutes drive to Carrefour Ampang.
Taman Seri Ampang is easily reachable via Jalan Ampang that can lead you straight into the Golden Triangle of Kuala Lumpur. In addition, the road also leads you to Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (AKLEH) and Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2). There are good RapidKL bus services along Jalan Ampang, and you can also take a short ride to Ampang RapidKL LRT station.
The houses in Taman Seri Ampang are very old as they are built in 1980’s. Most houses are still standard with quite a number of them have been renovated with modern faÃ§ade and extension at the front and the back.
Traffic congestion is an unresolved issue for years. Traffic congestion along Jalan Ampang gets worse year by year due to massive residential developments particularly the new ones along Jalan Taman Putra and Bukit Indah. The congestion is mainly due to road bottleneck and traffic lights along the road.