Discover the essence of true Ladera Ranch living in this spacious and refreshed residence, which boasts big Saddleback Mountain and city-light views from its hillside homesite on a single-loaded street. The home embraces everything that Ladera Ranch is renowned for, such as distinctive architecture, upscale appointments, a tranquil setting, and close proximity to excellent schools, parks, recreation and shopping. Reflecting timeless farmhouse style, the inviting 2-story design features 5 bedrooms and 4 baths, including a main-floor bedroom and bath, an ensuite with window seats and a built-in desk, 2 secondary bedrooms that share a bath, and a grand master suite with view deck, sitting area, walk-in closet with built-ins, a large shower and separate tub. Approx. 3,118 s.f., the spacious floorplan hosts formal living and dining rooms, and a family room with fireplace and built-in entertainment center. Mealtime prep is a joy in a newly remodeled kitchen with quartz countertops, stainless steel farmhouse sink, white cabinetry, casual nook with built-ins, and high-end stainless steel KitchenAid appliances. Customized style is enhanced with crown molding, recessed lighting, plantation shutters, tile floors, designer carpet, mirrored wardrobe doors, walk-in closets, and an upstairs study area with built-in desks. Outdoors, a covered front porch features stone flooring, and the backyard displays paver-finished patios, manicured landscaping, a fire pit and sweeping views.