Highly sought after floor plan in the gated Melrose community of detached homes in Pacific Hills area. Located on the corner of the cul-de-sac with private back yard featuring a built-in BBQ just steps from the kitchen - perfect for entertaining! This home features 3 bedrooms PLUS a generous loft which could easily be a 4th, 2 ½ baths, open floor plan with numerous windows and natural light. The chef's kitchen with island, granite counters, and stainless appliances is open to the family room with fireplace. Other features include tile floors, vaulted ceilings, spacious master suite with private master bath, tub and separate shower, dual vanities & walk in closet, a main floor bath, plus a large upstairs laundry room. The is detached and has a 2 car attached garage with direct access, Resort like gated community with pool and spa. Lake Mission Viejo privileges with beaches, swimming, boating, fishing, paddle boarding, BBQ areas and concerts. Highly rated schools, great location close to freeway and shopping. Low HOA and Taxes. This home will not last!