QUINTESSENTIAL LAGUNA BEACH!!! A rare find between Alta Vista and Arch Beach Heights neighborhoods, this beautifully appointed, welcoming home offers single-level living at its finest! Surrounded by gardens, trees, and fountains, setback from downtown, this serene residence is only minutes from the surf and sand. The moment you enter the Dutch door - an open floor plan with thick pine hardwood floors, unique stone, custom wood-beams and new windows awaits. The contemporary cottage-style architecture preserves the property’s original charm while adding character with today's modern upgrades and conveniences. The gourmet kitchen features a large center island, marble countertops, 6-burner Wolf range, and custom built-in’s. Entertain or dine al fresco in one of many outdoor living spaces - delightful patios with vistas of gardens, the Pacific Ocean and Catalina sunsets. The floor plan offers a master bedroom, with two additional Jack & Jill bedrooms all one level. Enjoy views of the ocean from the master retreat with a lush en suite bath and walk-in closet. Lower level detached area features a separate bedroom, home office and artist studio with its own entry and views of the surrounding nature. A large driveway and a two-car garage allow for ample parking. Paradise awaits as you enter this private Shangri-la for beachside living and all the wonderful amenities Laguna Beach has to offer. Do not miss this exceptional offering!