Located at the back of guard gated Monarch Beach in the Antigua neighborhood and uniquely situated on a private corner lot and open on one side, this executive 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Home with loft offers a private fenced and gated side yard. High ceilings greet you as you enter through double doors into the formal living room awash with plenty of natural light and separate dining area and main floor powder room. The updated kitchen located at the back of the home has stone tile counters, dual ovens, gas cooktop, dishwasher, dual sinks and wood flooring that flows through to the adjoining nook with French doors out to the private back patio for those warm CA nights. Upstairs there are 2 front bedrooms each with a door out to private front patio and plantation shutters, guest bathroom with separate vanity and shower areas and an open loft. Also on the upper level the large master bedroom has vaulted ceilings, a wall of closet space, plantation shutters throughout and French doors out to back patio. Get ready for the day in the Open Master bathroom with Dual Sinks, separate shower and walk-in closet or unwind at the end of the day in the large jetted spa tub. 2 car attached garage with laundry hookups and plenty of storage. Centrally located in the gated Monarch Beach community, close to walking trails, world class resorts, shopping, schools, beaches, freeway, the Lantern District and Dana Point Harbor and Marina.