Imagine living in an enviable address where home is nestled by the sea affording you fresh crisp breeze, white sandy beach views and an abundance of tropical trees. This kind of opportunity is rare which is why By The Sea, a luxury condominium development in Batu Ferringi, Penang has received so much buzz. As its name suggests, the residential is located right along Jalan Batu Ferringghi sitting on 4.7 acres of land boasting direct access to the beach.
Developed by Selangor Dredging, By The Sea was conceptualized when the company strategically acquired a parcel of freehold land fronting the beach. It is under the management of brand’s subsidiary, Crescent Consortium whose known for other luxury residences including Aman Sari and Park Seven.
Choices Fronting the Beach
Inspired by an ingenious concept, units at By The Sea are especially arranged to appear as a series of terrace blocks in a raised deck. Sprawled across three mid-rise blocks, all luxury units are privileged with beach front views. There are a total of 138 units available, all exuding the brand’s hallmark for a seamless design and optimal spaciousness. Blocks may come in 5 to 11-storeys high housing three types of units which include:
> Garden Suites – 1,548 to 1,941 sq.ft.
> Standard Units – 1,1037 to 1,350 sq.ft.
> Penthouses – 2,215 to 3,012 sq.ft.
Majority of the units typically feature 3 bedrooms alongside 2 bathrooms. Meticulously planned and designed, units boasts great emphasis on space consequently welcoming a seamless and natural floor of natural light inside your abode. Units also come with full-height windows inviting the whispers of refreshing sea breeze. And there’s also the 40-foot long balcony where you can enjoy a cup of coffee while feasting on the scenic surroundings.
The Cost of Incomparable Seaside Living
Given that By The Sea luxury suites are situated in an enviable tourist spot, expect for the price to be steep. The subsale price was set from RM1.4 million to as much as RM3 million while the launch price was set from RM1,200 psf. Basically, you’ll be forking out a lot of money for that privileged lifestyle by the sea.
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Pulling all the stops for its target customers, the development included in its carefully designed masterplan a set of condo and resort-inspired facilities. Adding more excitement to extravagant seaside living are family-friendly features like the Monkey Park, a tree house and a guppy pond spanning 12-meters. These facilities are in place with children in mind, providing them a safe environment to run around and play.
Stay fit, well and health through the projects various amenities including swimming and wading pools, gymnasium by the river as well as a jogging track. Still more features to enjoy are hammocks for mid-afternoon naps, concierge, business centre and others.
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Lavished with Modern Conveniences
Never leave you home without missing a beat. But in case you have needs to be met, the area is rich with numerous amenities. Many of the area’s hubs for dining, leisure and entertainment are a short walk away. Right outside your doorstep is a myriad of restaurants, pubs, cafes and other commercial establishments. Unforgettable dining experience awaits you every time as many of these restaurants boasts a gorgeous sea view.
Less than 30 minutes from By The Sea are centres like Gurney Drive where another collection of excellent amenities are located. Within this hotspot are clinics, salons, boutiques, banks and more restaurants. Ample schools are also within the vicinity including SMK Teluk Bahang and International School of Penang to name a couple.
Easy access is also part of By The Sea’s Charm. To get to the development, Jalan Batu Ferringghi provides direct connectivity. There are also ample taxis in the area for a convenient public ride. Penang International Airport is also close by hence easier air travel for both the locals, tourists and the international community.
What We Think
Elevating By The Sea’s already irresistible appeal is the river rehabilitation project. Not only does the residential offers seaside privileges under the sun but it also added the breathtaking and refreshing views of the river. This component also stays true to the developer’s passion for sustainable projects by melding nature with eco-friendly elements. By The Sea is a testament to that commitment as evident on its design, location and facilities.
From a launch price of RM1,200 psf, the units are now projected to rise to RM1,400 psf. Despite the steeper price though, By The Sea is still deemed a worthy investment mainly because of its highly coveted location. To check if RM1,400 psf is still within the property’s fair market price, grab our free ebook guide on valuation below.