20 Dec '16, 3pm

URA looks to conserve the National Aerated Water Company building

The freehold site near Potong Pasir MRT station was recently sold for $47 million to a Malaysia-listed developer. (Photo: Savills Singapore) The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has revealed that the former National Aerated Water Company, one of the last few reminders of Singapore’s industrial past, may be conserved, reported The Straits Times . “We recognise the architectural and heritage value of the National Aerated Water Company’s building and its role as a landmark in the area,” said a URA spokesman. “This is a private property, and we will engage the building owner to explore the possibility of conserving the building.” Located near the Potong Pasir MRT station, the freehold site which houses the disused bottling company was recently sold for $47 million to Malaysia-listed developer Selangor Dredging Berhad. Zoned for residential use under the land use Master Plan...

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