Hennur Bellary Road Layout, well known as HBR Layout, is a major residential colony in the northern Bangalore. It comes under Sarvagnanagar constituency. The layout is located in North-East Bangalore and spread on both sides of Outer Ring Road.
HBR Layout is a BDA formed housing colony which is spread across 5 blocks. There is a BDA shopping complex located in the 2nd block. Being a BDA layout, the locality enjoys good amenities such as parks, BWSSB water and wide roads. In addition, the area lies in proximity to IT hubs such as Manyata Tech Park and Kirloskar Tech Park. Furthermore, the layout is also located en-route to the new International Airport(BIAL). Kalyan Nagar is the post office and pin code is 560043. Adjoining Kammanahalli main road has evolved as a major shopping street over the years. Hennur bus depot is located just outside the layout. Other neighboring areas are HRBR layout,Hennur, Nagawara, Lingarajpuram, Kamanahalli and Banaswadi. Hebbal, at a distance of 4 km is a major transport hub.
Some of the major schools located in proximity are as given below:
- SJR Public School (3rd Block)
- JSS Public school (2nd Block)
- Best High School (5th Block)
- Tiny Tots (5th Block)
There are other schools like Royal Concorde International school, CMR school etc within a distance of 1-2km.
The BDA plot values in the layout ranges between INR 8,500 - 10,000/ sq. ft. (As of 2014, varies based on size, location, facing etc.). Like other BDA layouts in Bangalore, HBR layout has more of independent type villas.
It has two big parks, one just adjoining the ring road- service road and another one in 3rd block. These places are very good for morning/evening walks and also for entertainment of kids. The Karnataka Forest Department has a huge land amidst the layout, but is inaccessible to general public since it is very badly maintained.
There are many vegetarian and non vegetarian hotels in and around HBR layout which offer a variety of cuisines all round the year.
The layout also has a bda shopping complex in the junction of 2nd and 3rd block. the complex has a bangalore one centre and also certain other shops, along with the ward's bbmp office.
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