Nestled in the coveted Encina Royale community, this cottage epitomizes relaxed elegance. Bask in the sunlight on your south-facing front patio and step inside to discover an updated kitchen that seamlessly blends style and functionality. Revel in the tastefully updated interiors, featuring new living room flooring, as well as both bathroom tile flooring and vanities--all thoughtfully replaced in November 2022. The living space boasts a cozy ambiance with a built-in bookshelf, cabinets, and an electric fireplace heater. Dual-pane windows adorned with shutters enhance the aesthetic while also providing energy efficiency. Next, retreat to the fenced-in back patio to soak in mountain views. The modernized full bath features a walk-in shower for a touch of luxury and the unit is also complemented by the convenience of in-unit washer and dryer. Additional storage awaits in the pull-down attic and your parking spot is just steps away, ensuring ease and accessibility. Fresh paint throughout completes the picture. Ensuring peace of mind, the HOA has recently replaced all plumbing with new sewer and water lines. Welcome to a harmonious blend of comfort and sophistication in the heart of Encina Royale.