This 1986 photograph shows a house at Telok Kurau Road, off Marine Parade Road. Located at 398 Telok Kurau Road, the house was the seaside bungalow of Mr Ong Tiang Soon, eldest son of Mr Ong Ewe Hai who was a prominent merchant and founder of the firm Ong Ewe Hai and Co. The single-storey raised bungalow features a covered, columned porch, behind which is a covered verandah. The date "1914" can be seen on the roof gable. In the foreground is a driveway that leads to the front porch, while to the right is a garden with some plants and several stone benches. Creation date estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.