Welcome to this beautifully upgraded detached home with no shared walls in the exclusive community of The Cottages in Aliso Viejo. Enjoy the private backyard, perfect for relaxing or enjoying outdoor dining. The backyard also features an irrigation system and landscape lighting on timers. The first level has many sophisticated features that include luxurious hardwood flooring, high ceilings, recessed lighting, crown moulding, upgraded baseboards, beautiful windows, blinds and a formal living room with a built-in entertainment center and surround sound speakers in the ceiling. In addition to this, you have a downstairs laundry room, formal dining room and a well-appointed kitchen featuring porcelain tile flooring, granite counters tops, beautiful back splash, elegant cabinetry and stainless steel appliances that includes a new Bosch dishwasher. Extra cabinets were added in the kitchen to elevate style and functionality. Another unique feature of the kitchen is the wine bar with a brand new wine refrigerator. As you make your way upstairs, you'll find 3 bedrooms plus a loft that could be converted to a 4th bedroom, perfect for a growing family. The master suite has two closets, and plenty of room for large furnishings. The master bathroom has dual sinks and a separate tub and shower. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms are generously sized. Attached 2 car garage with plenty of room for storage. Walking distance to a tot lot and gorgeous walking trails nearby. Low HOA and NO MELLO ROOS!