Wonderful 5 bedroom, 3 full bath split-level home in the comfortable Dana Point Thunderbird tract. This home has been carefully and lovingly updated with many comforts for a homey environment you will desire to return to daily. Set on a spacious lot with canyon, trees, city light views you have a variety of picturesque areas throughout the home to enjoy the South Orange County landscape. This elevated home has a spacious front yard with landscape that is drought resistant. Enter the home through solid Mahogany double doors and be warmly greeted with warm tones of shaker brown, soft gray’s, and rich warm patterns of slate and granite, within the past 6mo all new bamboo wood flooring accented with tiles and slate has been installed with gorgeous tones. All windows are newer and encased, recessed lights and fresh paint throughout. The foyer is spacious and welcomes you into this nicely appointed home. The living room is updated with new paint, a gorgeous custom wood burning fireplace with shaker style wood and slate from top to bottom drawing the eye to this warm feature, the Dining Room is set here with nice views, custom lighting and access to the Kitchen. The newer vinyl windows capture the front views and bring an abundance of natural light into the home. Move into the updated kitchen with shaker cabinetry and gorgeous granite. Appointed with a stainless Thermador oven, warming drawer & microwave, a Bosch dishwasher and an abundance of storage. The granite counters provide ample space for prepping and the large window over the sink faces the rear yard and captures the canyon, hills, trees and city light views. A sit up counter space with custom overhead lighting is ideal for guests to enjoy the festivities of cooking and planning. Move to the family room and enjoy the setting of this room with double French doors with side screens that open and enjoy the extended living space along with nature coming into the home as you enjoy this private yard raised above the canyon, enhanced with mature trees, custom lighting, a lattice patio cover, large patio area of Trex materials for entertaining, a step down yard with DG landscape, views, views & privacy – a special place to create your own garden, place of relaxation and getaway. Back in the home ascend the few steps up to the Master Bedroom which is overly sized and is graced by the canyon and city lights view. A double French door leads to the balcony and ushers in natural light and wonderful breezes. The high ceiling with recessed lights and a beam running across brings elevation and openness to the room. The recently updated master bath has custom tiles, new tub and step-in shower with new glass doors and a custom dual vanity to enhance this lovely bath. The two guest rooms are both spacious and bright, with mirrored wardrobes, soft gray carpet, ceiling fans and newer windows bringing in lots of light. Guest rooms share a newly appointed full guest bath set in bright whites with accents of bronze. The lower level of this home has 2 bedrooms and shares a private bath which is newly remodeled and the rooms have fresh paint and new carpet, mirrored wardrobes and a set of French doors leading to the rear yard – use as a bedroom, office, bonus room, exercise room – enjoy the cool breezes and privacy of your own rear yard. The home has leased Tesla powered Solar Panels and the rear yard is powered to host a spa! Enjoy your new home with easy access to Dana Point Harbor and the newly revitalized Lantern District with a plethora of dining and shopping, so much to do in lovely Dana Point – Don’t miss out!