22 Sep '14, 6pm

Wealthy widow met guide while on holiday in China; then he moved into her home and gained full control of her assets:

Wealthy widow met guide while on holiday in China; then he moved into her home and gained full control of her assets:

INSIDE THE HOUSE: Madam Chung's niece Hedy Mok inside one of the home's two art galleries, which are air-conditioned to keep the works in good shape. -- ST PHOTO: NEO XIAOBIN Tucked away from Yio Chu Kang Road , the single-storey bungalow at Gerald Crescent today occupies 32,000 sq ft - less than half its original size. A decade ago, 87-year-old widow Chung Khin Chun and her late husband, Dr Chou Sip King, sold their 39,000 sq ft back garden for $7.6 million. About the size of half a football field, the garden had a lily pond as well as durian, rambutan, papaya and jambu trees. There was also 20m-long swimming pool, where the couple used to hold lavish parties. A smaller swimming pool measuring 12m has since replaced it. It was built in front of the bungalow for Madam Chung, an avid swimmer. But some things have not changed, including the two art galleries the couple built...

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