Come view this charming two-story turnkey cul de sac home with a cozy, covered front porch in the desirable Carmel neighborhood of Aliso Viejo! Step inside and you are welcomed by a dramatic cathedral ceiling, formal living room and dining room, freshly painted with plantation shutters, new carpet, upgraded baseboards, new heating/cooling and duct work and a large tile walkway that leads to the open floor plan great room. Here you'll find a fireplace and family room that seamlessly open to the well-appointed kitchen with newly refinished cabinets, a center island, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, a comfy breakfast nook, and pantry. Upstairs is a skylight gracing the top of the stairwell, leading to the master suite with a large master bath, equipped with dual sinks, a makeup vanity, a soaking tub and walk-in shower, new lighting, a linen closet in addition to the full walk-in closet. Down the hall is an ample laundry room with cabinets and a folding counter, a full bathroom and two bedrooms with new carpet, ceiling fans, plantation shutters and new glass mirrored closet doors. One of the bedrooms boasts a charming built-in window box seat. Step out to the back of the home and relax in the spacious private backyard with a large patio, mature trees and foliage, a new storage shed and freshly planted grass. Centrally located nearby Aliso Viejo Town Center, 73 Toll Road, trails, award-winning schools and just a short distance to the beach.