By Saheed Fuhad
With its quality of infrastructure, Twin Lake Estate, an ongoing site and service scheme development by Chevron Nigeria directly opposite Chevron Drive few minutes before the second toll is presently being by pundits as Lekki’s best estate to live in. So what is special about the estate?
Layout shows one of the artificial lakes in a section of the estate
The name of the estate was derived from two man-made lakes centrally located in the Northern and Southern sides of the estate. The entire estate had actually been sand-filled with sand deposits from the location of the lakes using the best technology available for such technical constructions.
One of the artificially created lakes in the estate
A section of road with covered drainage channel within the estate
One of the entrances to the estate
The Lakes have been designed and created as a way of bringing residents of the estate close to nature in the most healthy, safe and environmentally friendly way”. He added that facilities in the estate are being handled by Julius Berger and the quality of what has been provided so far like storm drainage channels that keeps the estate totally free from flooding when it rains, property laid road networks with street lights, ample parking spaces and high-tech security measures means that when houses are eventually being developed in the estate, its land prices will have risen higher than those of NICON Town and may start to compare to those of estates like Banana Island in Ikoyi. Apart from residential buildings, the estate will also feature a Mega Shopping Mall in the size of The Palms and an American International School.