Enjoy the exceptional Newport Coast lifestyle in this elegantly renovated residence positioned in the highly desirable Montserrat community. Beautifully designed, this open-plan home is complete with hardwood floors, large floor to ceiling windows, and cathedral ceilings. The gourmet kitchen has been updated with new countertops & backsplash, large seated island, top-of-the-line GE and Viking appliances, dry bar with wine storage, and a sunny breakfast nook with beautiful backyard views. The kitchen opens to the casual living room with fireplace, custom built-ins, and incredibly private backyard. A large formal dining room and living room with fireplace, soaring ceilings and lush views complete the main level living area. The backyard transitions to a private oasis, perfect for entertaining with a built-in BBQ and sink, outdoor speakers, covered outdoor dining space, sitting area with built-in firepit, in-ground spa with waterfall, large wrap around side yard and beautiful mature trees on all sides. The first-level also features a bedroom, renovated full bath, and laundry room. Upstairs, you'll find a large, bright loft which functions as both a bonus room and/or office space. The private primary suite provides high-vaulted ceilings, walk-in closets, and an expertly designed, renovated bath showcasing wood grain porcelain floor tiles, dual vanities, back-lit mirrors, luxurious shower and soaking tub. Two additional bedrooms upstairs enjoy a connected bath with updated dual vanity. This Newport Ridge enclave provides a wonderful gated community lifestyle with resort style pool and spa, playground area, parks, sand volleyball, baseball fields, basketball and tennis courts. Excellent access to hiking/biking trails, Crystal Cove beach, exceptional dining, world class shopping, award-winning schools, Pelican Hill Resort, Fashion Island and John Wayne Airport.