Are you looking for a private, safe, and gated community? Search no further! This beautiful detached home is located in the pristine Melrose community of Mission Viejo. Upon entry, you will be greeted with ample natural lighting from the cathedral high windows. 3 bedroom, 2.5 baths. Open floor plan with vaulted ceiling, french door, cozy fireplace, and a loft upstairs. The loft can be converted into a 4th bedroom. This family-friendly neighborhood offers top ranked schools just minutes away. Fair HOA dues that include access to the Mission Viejo Lake. Community association has lovely pools and patio area that residents may share with visiting guests. Several amenities, restaurants, and entertainment all located within 5 miles!