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Classic Living comes to Thika by Lucy Njogu
Blurb: Thika has for long time been regarded as mainly an industrious town. With emerging developments such as Kivulini, this perception is set to change as the modern middle class continues to develop in this town.
Kivulini is located along Thika Garrissa Road, easily accessible from the main Thika town. It occupies 5 acres of prime land and comprises of 31 beautiful maisonettes and 96 stylish apartments. The design brings comfort and luxury of home is brought out at its best. Walking in to this Kivulini reveals the spacious layout.
The apartments come with three large bedrooms, all master ensuite. There is a touch of style as the dining room opens to an outdoor terrace. One can relax here and enjoy the fresh breeze of Thika from the placating setting of the Kivulini apartments. The double floored maisionettes similarly have up-market features finely defined.
There is a study room, as well as a fireplace in the dining room. You can host guests in the outdoors at a well secluded terrace and enjoy an open fire night. The units also come with ensuite domestic servant quarters. Kivulini is purely a perfect blend of classic and sophisticated elements of modern and luxurious, creating an aura of characteristic deluxe living standards in Thika. All residences are characterized by light open spaces, high-quality finishing and a design concept that few other developments can match.
There is ample parking, stunning landscaping, and onsite community shopping facilities. Kivulini Thika is the ultimate lifestyle statement combining all the elements of top class living. In assessing some of the salient features of these units, one thing is obvious – exquisite quality. The floor is elegantly done with high quality tiles. The units come with chic in-built wardrobes that every family member will love. The kitchen is fitted with style as well. The cabinets are practical and there is ample space for the cooker, refrigerators and other appliances that one might want to bring in.
The developer has intricately worked on the landscaping features to bring some touch of greenness to the project. Instead of mere concrete compound, there is a communal garden that is well manicured. With blooming flowers, the garden is welcoming sight to this apartments and maisionnettes. There is a sense of privacy as the property is well secured with a perimeter wall. One can have easy access to onsite shops as well. Kivulini is a high end project made with end user in mind. As a resident one is entitled to one parking slot as well as an extra one for guests. This is a home where one can look forward to relaxing moments.
The bathroom is finished with quality sanitary fittings that include vanity basins with mixers, taps, WC and shower. The project is now complete and it brings the richness of a home right into Thika. With a communal garden, Kivulini is place where families can live and enjoy life to the fullest. Anyone who wants a secure place to call home, this is the best option. You can choose to live in the maisonnettes or the apartments. The parking is space has been set side and it includes the visitors as well. To bring a spirit of community here, there are onsite amenities such as shopping facilities. With the elegance emphasized by use of tiles, in-built wardrobes and classic sanitary and kitchen fittings, Kivulini cuts out as one of the best places to live in this fast developing Thika town.
The project is marketed by Villacare Ltd. “Kivulini will change the perceptions of classic living in Thika. It will take up market lifestyle outside Nairobi in to other counties,” says Danile Ojijo, VCL Chairman.