Luxurious Villa in Kolkata : South City Retreat -A Relaxing Haven

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A Relaxing Haven: An Overview

Bungalows in all the five clusters are integrated with ethnic deceitful features of modern architecture, the distinguishing feel of the retreat will add to the mesmerising experience it offers.

The facilities aim at providing hygienic and high quality wayside amenities as well as serving as an alluring getaway for those all who want to flight of from the hustle bustle of city life and want to loosen up in the midst of nature without any conciliation on the highest standards of living.

South City Retreat bungalows are aiming for creating a fascinating tourism culture without harming the fragile surrounding ecosystem of the surroundings.

Five Clusters of South City Retreats

Luxurious bungalows spread over five different clusters representing the five senses of human beings:

Whisper (sound): Bordered by the undertone of water and breeze all the way through the bamboo leaves, feel the serenity envelop you as you feel the sound while staying in these bungalows.

Harmony (touch): Unique pondering spaces created by the amalgamation of natural rudiments.

Horizon (sight): The villas clustered around courtyards leaving open spaces for one’s sight to stroll. Happiness is all around soothing colours of frangipani and lilac trees.

Ambrosia (taste): Houses among the tress full of fruits and herbs helps to taste the environment. A complete tribute to the sybarite in you as you immerse in the taste.

Aura (smell): Find out the intoxication of the aura of equanimity. Yield and succumb to the smell of fragrant flowers.


South City Retreat is the first IGBC Green Homes Platinum Pre-Certified Horizontal Development in Kolkata.

Formed in 2001, IGBC develops new green building rating programmes, certification services and green building training programmes.

A Green Home uses less water, generates less waste, provides a healthy space for occupants and conserves natural resources as far as possible.

Our Green Consultants

Rishabh Kasliwal’s repertoire of services includes commissioning of new buildings, retro-commissioning services, sustainability consulting services, managing on-site energy system audits, analysing energy efficiency, modelling teams, and performing building commissioning tests.

Kamal Cogent Energy Private Limited, with a battery of over 40 professionals working from Jaipur and Kolkata provides a comprehensive array of services pertaining to sustainability solutions to clients across the globe.

What Makes South City Retreat Greener

  • High quality SRI tiles/materials on the roof reflect maximum solar heat.
  • High-performance energy heat out.
  • Use of Lower Lighting Power Density (LPD) in common areas and exterior areas of the projects reduces power bills and reduces night sky pollution.
  • Low Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) paints reduce the harmful effects of paint.
  • Residential spaces will be designed to allow adequate daylight in all spaces.
  • Smoking is completely prohibited in common areas.
  • On-site organic waste converter and sewage treatment plant have been installed.
  • Low-flow water fixtures prevent excessive consumption of potable water.
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  • Exhaust systems in kitchens and bathrooms to improve indoor environment quality.
  • Fire suppression systems do not contain ozone depleting substances like CFCs and HCFCs.
  • Minimum BEE 4 star-rated pumps and motors are used in the buildings.
  • Maximum usage of draught-tolerant, low water-consuming native vegetation reduces irrigation requirements.
  • Central shut-off valves, drip irrigation system and time-based controllers ensure effective irrigation of landscape area.
  • Roof and non-roof rain water harvesting recharges groundwater level.
  • Electric charging points are provided in the parking area to charge electric vehicles.
  • Solar water heating system meets domestic hot water requirements.

The People behind South City Retreat

Architect – Fenn Designers

They are the master planners, architects, landscape consultants and interior designers for this project.

Core values:
At the heart of Fenn Designers is a unique collaboration of creativity, design and business acumen. The firm is acknowledged for pushing the envelope in pursuit of excellence in the realms of design and architecture.

Sustainable design solutions and practical strategies of Fenn Designers to various building life cycle phases aim at playing down the adverse impact on the built and natural environment. Their work has garnered rave reviews across the globe.

Dr. Chafia Ferhat, B.Arch (Hons), MPhil, PhD
Fenn’s Creative Design Director has designed and directed the designs of a large number of successful completed projects internationally in all the sectors ranging across international schools, universities, townships, resorts and hotels, among others.

Her association with India started in 2005.

She was previously the Managing Director of RMJM and has worked on diverse projects in Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Singapore, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia, Spain, London, Morocco and India. RMJM is acclaimed for designing the Kolkata Airport, the Kolkata Convention Centre and landmark projects for Unitech Group.

Engineering Consultant – Suvra Narayan Sil

One of the most eminent structural designers in Kolkata and has a rich experience working on a number of residential and commercial properties, among which are the Lalit Great Eastern Hotel, Emami City, South City and others.

HVAC Consultant – Manoj Chakrabarty

Armed with 30 years of experience and has been associated with the HVAC design of the Terminal 5 at the Heathrow Airport, London. He is also an ASHRAE member and the Former National President of the Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air-Conditioning Engineers. His landmark projects in Kolkata include Urbana, PricewaterhouseCoopers building, Ecospace and South City Business Park.

PHE Consultant – Unique Engineering Construction Private Limited

Has been associated with many well-known projects in Kolkata like Urbana, Sukhobrishthi, Kolkata West International City, Greenfield City and Rosedale, among others. His portfolio includes the super-luxury Westin Hotel in Dhaka, the second tallest building in Bangladesh.

Electrical Consultant – Quasar Consultants

A group of professional engineers, led by AnjanMukhopadhyay, in existence for the past fourteen years. After graduating in electrical engineering from Jadavpur University, Mr. Mukhopadhyay held various positions in Larsen & Toubro, Crompton Greaves Limited and Philips India Limited before starting Quasar Consultants. He has been involved in many milestone projects like South City, Sukhobrishthi, Upohar and Avani Riverside Mall, among others.

Fire Engineering Consultant – Sekhar De

With more than 35 years of experience in fire engineering and is currently a fellow member of the Institute of Fire Engineers (the UK), Institute of Fire Engineers (India) and a life member of the National Safety Council.


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