UPDC begins Pinnock Prime Estate in Lagos
Foremost property development Company, UPDC Plc has begun a site and services scheme in Lekki Peninsula, Lagos. Known as Pinnock Prime Estate, the project is envisioned as a residential development, which will create a new benchmark for suburban living and sets standards for premium quality homes.
Under the scheme, UPDC Plc will develop an expanse of land measuring 1.47 hectares into 18 site and service plots, each measuring between approximately 500 to 1000 square metres.
Pinnock Prime Estate will be delineated along the lines of high- and low-density plots. In the high-density area, five plots will be allotted in a format of five – seven housing units per plot, depending on their sizes. In the low-density area, 13 plots are to be developed based on a maximum of two housing units per plot.
According to the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mr. Odunayo Ojo, prospective buyers will be allowed to develop detached and semi-detached houses, terraces and apartments in line with approved building guidelines.
He said recreational facilities in the estate are designed to be an embodiment of lifestyle, consisting of parks with a play area for children and treelined streets with beautiful landscaping.
Infrastructure planned for the estate comprises underground power supply systems including a dedicated transformer for stable supply. There is an internal road network with cycling lanes, walkways for pedestrians and drainage channels to evacuate flood water.
He said that potable water supply will be derived from an industrial borehole that is enhanced with water treatment and storage facility. The streets are to be adorned with overhead streetlights, fence lights to illuminate the estate and surroundings as we; as provide credible security.
Ojo added, “It is a fully gated and secured estate with gatehouse, secured access and signage. Good hygiene is maintained with a sewage treatment plant system.”