Welcome home to this lovely, recently remodeled townhome in the heart of Encino! The formal entry leads you into the step down living room, with multiple floor to ceiling windows, high ceilings, lovely laminate flooring, modern fireplace, and elegant powder room. The open-concept kitchen, with its farm sink, range with hood, stainless appliances, and tremendous pantry space is a home-chef enthusiast's dream. Dine alfresco or curl up with a book on the private, wraparound patio with brand new vinyl fencing for utmost privacy. Head upstairs to find a spacious guest bedroom, newer washer/dryer, and perfectly appointed guest bathroom. The expansive, sunny main bedroom boasts tons of closet space with custom built-ins, and a fantastic ensuite bath with dual sinks. Additional upgrades include newer carpets, new paint throughout, and Nest thermostat. Community features include the newly refinished pool, gym, and two car tandem parking with storage. Located near several desirable schools and mere minutes to all the shops and restaurants on Ventura Blvd. including Village Walk and Aroma Bakery, as well as all the jogging trails, golf courses, playgrounds, and boating activities at Lake Balboa Park!