Sri Hijauan, Ukay
Sri Hijauan is another failed project by the infamous Talam Corporation. This medium-cost apartment is sited on a high elevated land within the serene neighborhood of Ukay. It neighbors Sri Puteri Apartment, Sri Kayangan Apartment, Sri Wira Apartment and Sri Impian Flat.
Sri Hijauan comprises of 8 blocks of high-rise apartment with a total of 442 units. The units have 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with built-up size of 800 sf. Each unit comes with a balcony. There are several facilities provided within the compound including swimming pool, wading pool multi-purpose hall, surau and 24-hour security.
The apartment is accessible via Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2) and within close proximity to Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway (AKLEH), Dua-Ulu Kelang Expressway (DUKE) and Karak Highway. It is approximately 20 minutes to KLCC and 11 minutes to Taman Melawati and Wangsa Maju.
There is vast array of amenities within mere minutes drive. It is about 10 minutes drive to Ampang Point that hosts Giant and aplenty established eateries (Secret Recipe, Oldtown, Pelita Nasi Kandar Restaurant and KFC to name a few), banks (Maybank, CIMB, RHB Bank, Affin Bank and AmBank), and others.
Nearby schools are SMK Lembah Keramat, SMK Seri Keramat, SMk Seksyen 5 Wangsa Maju, International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) and Mutiara Grammar International School.
Instead of just 3 years, the buyers have waited for 8 years for the completion of this apartment. Sri Hijauan was launched in 2003 and scheduled for completion in January 2007. And the apartment has only received its Certificate of Fitness (CF) in March 2011.
The area is a high-density area with several medium and high-rise apartments and flats located near to Sri Hijauan. It next-door neighbors are Sri Puteri Apartment, Sri Kayangan Apartment, and Sri Wira Apartment. Adding to that, the apartment is also within close proximity to a few medium-cost and high-end condominiums.
Being a newly completed apartment, Sri Hijauan looks pretty outstanding than its immediate neighbors. The area is well landscaped with coconut trees and others that highlight its tropical setting. The swimming pool is nicely done on a podium at the centre of the apartment. North-facing units enjoy undisrupted view of the greenery, while South-facing units enjoy the view of Ukay Perdana neighborhood.