78 Bangaroo Street
North Balgowlah


Versatile character residence in coveted family setting

FIND. A unique proposition with exciting potential, this 1950s brick home is nestled on a large 531.10 sqm block in a quiet, lush pocket of North Balgowlah, just moments from Manly Dam. Charming, private and surrounded by beautiful gardens, this character-rich residence features separate lounge and dining areas, and an upper-level retreat that adds flexibility to the floorplan.

LOVE. Presented in pristine near-original condition, there is a big opportunity to sculpt this home and make it your own. This is a generous block with lots of potential, and the house has great bones too, so there is the option to either renovate or rebuild (STCA).
- Beautiful details inject character, including high ceilings and picture rails
- Generous lounge room offers a comfortable space for family relaxation
- Combined kitchen and casual dining area connects with a pergola-covered courtyard at the side of the house for easy alfresco entertaining
- Sunny private backyard with established gardens and lush, open lawns
- Three generous downstairs bedrooms with built-in wardrobes
- Well-presented family bathroom with a shower
- Upper-level retreat with spacious living zone, a queen-sized bedroom, shower bathroom and a storage room with wet bar, ideal as a luxurious parent or teenager's retreat, with potential for dual-living
- External laundry with workshop and storage
- Single carport and additional driveway parking

LIVE. Ideal for families, this tranquil and welcoming suburb is conveniently close to several schools, including the esteemed Balgowlah North Public School. Ideal for nature lovers, there is a great variety of walking trails within the local area, including paths at the end of the street that link up to Manly Dam. Also close by are local shops in Seaforth as well as North Balgowlah, and there is a great selection of supermarkets, shops and eateries at Balgowlah, just a short drive away.

Water rates: Approx $173.30 pq
Council rates: Approx $724.75 pq
Size: Approx 531.10 sqm


Local Transport:
- Buses to City CBD, Manly, Westfield Warringah Mall and surrounds

Shopping & Dining:
- North Balgowlah boutique shops
- Seaforth village shops and cafes

- Balgowlah North Primary School
- The Forest High School

- We love the friendly neighbourhood, which is quiet and peaceful, and has great schools and some lovely local shops.
- We feel like we're hidden away but still very close to beaches and nearby shopping and lifestyle hubs.
- The house has great character and a comfortable, inviting feel about it.

Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and thoroughness of the information provided to you in our marketing material, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided by our Vendors, and as such, Cunninghams makes no statement, representation or warranty, and assumes no legal liability in relation to the accuracy of the information provided. Interested parties should conduct their own due diligence in relation to each property they are considering purchasing.
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4 Bed
2 Bath
2 Car
Sold September 2023
Land Size: 531.1sqm
Andrew Lutze

Andrew Lutze

Director, Residential Sales

0412 568 058 02 9430 9402 andrew@cunninghamsre.com.au
Daniel McIntyre

Daniel McIntyre

Residential Sales

0433 858 311 02 9430 9454 daniel@cunninghamsre.com.au