Welcome to Tierra Montanosa in beautiful MELINDA HEIGHTS, Rancho Santa Margarita! This 3BD/3BATH is a FAVORITE FLOORPLAN because there is a DOWNSTAIRS BED & BATH! The huge, gorgeous window in the family room, is the first thing that will capture your attention, as it fills the room with light. The open floorplan is fabulous, as the large kitchen with granite countertops, and dining area adjoin the oversize family room w cozy fireplace. You'll enjoy the convenient indoor laundry closet, next to a door that gives direct access to a 2 car garage. Upstairs, you'll find a spacious master suite, with a large closet, and dual sink vanity. The second bedroom up is an EN SUITE, OVERSIZED BEDROOM W PRIVATE BATHROOM, & WALK-IN CLOSET, it's like having dual master bedrooms upstairs. The community couldn't be lovelier, tree-lined, family friendly, AND IN A GREAT SCHOOL DISTRICT! Community amenities include pools, spa, tennis & pickle ball courts, basketball & volleyball courts, a large lake & swimming lagoon, and dozens of shops and restaurants. Don't miss this opportunity!!