Nungambakkam is a historical region of Chennai city dating back to 18th century. The Chennai Corporation record mentions that it was a part of Mughal firman but was handed over to the British in the early 1700. The maps of 1909 show the still existent College Road, Sterling Road and the Haddows Road with the same name which makes them over 100 years old now. It is well surrounded by commercial and upscale residential establishments and that’s why a lot of office space in Nungambakkam can be seen housing many multi-national companies.
Nungambakkam is very popular among the young professionals and students as the region is famous for its designer shops, international brand stores, indie boutiques and many eateries. Also, the region is famous for housing luxury hotels. Some of the famous attractions of Nungambakkam are V K Bhaskar Artist and Gallery, Panagal Park, Kamakshi Amman Temple, Manthra Bali Spa, Hong Kong Shopping Plaza, Kapaleeshwarar Temple to name a few.
Nungambakkam is very well connected to the other parts of the city. Many bus stops can be found in and around the region and has its Suburban train station. With this robust transportation system and being a prime location of the Chennai city, it is one of the most preferred locations for companies and coworking spaces in Nungambakkam.
Not only economic infrastructure, but Nungambakkam even has a great social infrastructure with a lot of schools, colleges, hospitals, retail stores, bars, shopping malls around the region. It houses the very famous Women’s Christian College established in 1915, Loyola College established in 1925 and the Good Shepherd Higher Secondary Matriculation School established in 1925. Some of the hospitals in the region are GG Hospitals, SIMS Hospitals, Child Trust Hospital.
It also houses the very famous tourist spot “Vallur Kottam” which is dedicated to the Tamil Saint-Poet Thiruvalluvar. Nungambakkam being home to the Max Muller Bhavan and Alliance Francaise is also considered as the Occidental cultural district of Chennai.
Chennai has been at the forefront of being the cosmopolitan city of Tamil Nadu has an amazing mix of culture, history and the modernization. It has gone on to become the 4th city in India to have most funded start-ups and is the most preferred hub in India for SAAS start-ups with like of ZOHO and Freshworks originating from Chennai. And Nungambakkam being an integral part of this culture, history and modernization will continue to grow and cater to the start-up culture of this city and in the coming years will foster more and more coworking spaces in Nungambakkam.
Some of the important factors that make Nungambakkam as the highly-rated region for having the office space and the residential establishments are mentioned below:
Distance from the metro station- 4.3 Km(8-minute drive )
Distance from the railway station- 1.3 Km(2-minute drive )
Distance from the airport- 17.3 Km(29-minute drive )