Situated on Scotland Island, Bangalla is one of Sydney's s exceptional residences located in the heart of Pittwater, situated 45 minutes drive north of the CBD. This secluded property is totally unique, built at the turn of the century from large sandstone blocks quarried on the island and has been lovingly restored over 10 years by its current owners, who have created an idyllic, private and peaceful retreat.
This stunning waterfront property is nestled on 2 acres of very private manicured grounds, the beautifully restored historic homestead has been tastefully refurbished with unique and stylish furniture which provides a luxurious environment in which to relax, and the cottages elevated position give spectacular panoramic vistas over Pittwater and the Barrenjoey Peninsula. There is a freshwater pool and sauna, with a large open air pavilion surrounded by beautifully sand-stoned outdoor entertaining area's for all your entertaining needs, with plenty of room for the family or friends -take in the serenity of the picturesque Pittwater and watch the yachts sail by your doorstep
The main cottage consists of a well-equipped kitchen, spacious living and dining areas, master bedroom suite, second and third bedroom and many outdoor entertaining area's. The cottage and guest house are air conditioned and the house and pavilion are made cosy by 3 fireplaces, making Bangalla the perfect romantic getaway.
The second cottage, a guest house has been beautifully built by island craftsmen in Australian hardwood, features queen bed, kitchenette/living, bathroom and outdoor deck.
The property has two jetties for easy boat access with a deep water mooring beyond, a 15m private, sandy and safe swimming beach. Bangalla is 3 minutes by boat from Church Point and is serviced by water-taxi and a regular ferry, boat-licensed guests also have the use of a dedicated tender.
This cottage and guesthouse is perfectly suited for a family or up to 4 couples to share in a truly relaxed setting, a great holiday getaway. This truly unique property also makes a perfect honeymoon retreat, with function venues in the area able to host your wedding party (note Bangalla is not avaialble for weddings or receptions).
Bangalla - Pittwater Paradise
Pittwater is truly a unique paradise, where you can enjoy the simple pleasures in a wonderous environment. The somnolent beauty and tranquillity reigning over Pittwater is magical, take in the serenity, a place where you can retreat and watch the world go by, or participate in the many water sports / activities and local attractions
Spend your days relaxing by the pool with breathtaking views, watching the yatchs sail by or take refreshing swims in the cool salty waters on your own private beach. Kayak through the misty bays at dawn, exploring the many little tucked away beaches around Pittwater, spend a day out cruising or sailing and take in the serene beauty, indulge in a little fishing, wake boarding, windsurfing, diving, take a scenic ferry cruise or an adventurous whale watch tour.
Pittwater is a vast waterway that stretches from Broken Bay at the mouth of the Pacific Ocean, to end in a hand-spread of five bays reaching out from Scotland Island and The Bays- McCarrs Creek, Elvina, Lovett, Little Lovett and Towlers (also referred to as Morning Bay) and are backed by the rugged Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.
Bangalla - Scotland Island
Bangalla is situated on the South East side of Scotland Island, one of only two populated islands in Sydney and home to around 300 families. The island is located in the heart of Pittwater, one of three drowned river valleys in the Sydney area (Sydney Harbour being the largest).
Pittwater is bounded on one side by the Barrenjoey Peninsula which is an extension of urban Sydney, and on the other side by the beautiful Kurangai National Park. This setting creates a natural water-sports arena, home to some of the finest closed water sailing in Australia.
Scotland Island is 3 min by boat from Church Point, and a ferry leaves regularly for the island and other boat only access bays.