From its pristine curbside approach to its lush park-like backyard, this stunning home situated in the heart of Temecula on a private 13,000 square foot lot has been extensively improved & lovingly maintained. Within walking distance to Temecula Valley High, minutes from many of SoCals finest wineries and just a short drive to all shopping & the citys popular Old Town district, the propertys prime location & wonderful floor plan make it an inviting entertainers retreat. Inside, voluminous ceilings give formal areas an airy sense openness. The upgraded high efficiency kitchen with dual ovens, cabinets with leaded glass doors, a buffet counter & room for a bistro style nook, adjoins the family room (now used as a dining area) that opens to a fabulous fully covered (new) Alumna-wood patio with ceiling fans ideal for extended living, dining or year-round relaxation. Three bedrooms & 2.5 baths include the master suite with new balcony overlooking the backyard. In addition, the home has an attached three-car garage with roll up doors & built-ins with workbench, plus convenient laundry access. Other upgrades include extra wide crown moldings & baseboards, custom window casements, main level wood flooring, plantation shutters, plus fresh exterior paint, newer forced air heating & air-conditioning. Fabulous front and rear landscape improvements include extensive shrubs & flowers. Low tax base. Homeowner has a HERO program which will be paid off at close of escrow. Move right in! Listed by Kathy Savant, Sdl Real Estate.