Lovely 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom apartment with wonderful views over Happy Valley. There is a balcony off the living room and good storage throughout. The kitchen is well fitted with top end appliances and it comes with a carpark.
Completed in 2011 by Kerry Properties, one of the top developers in Hong Kong, The Altitude is located in the heart of Happy Valley, close to all the shops and restaurants and a short walk from the Jockey Club. There are 2 blocks each with two apts per floor. There are 32 stories and a total of 126 apartments. The blocks face South West and have views of the Peak. All the apts have good sized balconies and the interior finishing is top quality with fully fitted Miele kitchens.
It was full of rice paddies and basically swampy until they constructed the racecourse in 1846. The area became home to 6 cemeteries and then became known as Happy Valley a common euphemism for cemeteries. In 1922 the Happy Valley sanatorium and hospital opened in Happy Valley.
Happy Valley is also home to the HK Jockey Club headquarters and clubhouse and the Hong Kong racing museum. Nowadays in addition to the racing track the centre of the course is filled with sports fields for rugby and football and it is home to the Happy Valley Athletic Association. The parks are also well used by schools and local clubs and the track round the racecourse is popular with local runners.