This immaculate 2-story townhome consists of 2 bedroom, 1.5 plus .25 bath (an extra vanity & sink in the master bedroom) and has an emotional appeal from the moment you enter the gated front porch. The open floor plan provides ambient lighting throughout the day and is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac corner of the neighborhood with the master bedroom and backyard overlooking Stanford Street which scores an 82 which translates into "Quiet" and "Peaceful" on the app HowLoud.net. There is extensive upgraded carpeting throughout the living areas and ceramic tiled flooring in the entryway, bathrooms, kitchen, and laundry room. The entire home has upgraded plantation shutters. The living room has volume ceilings and a cozy fireplace which is open to a spacious dining area. There are doors out from the dining area to a low maintenance and spacious backyard patio with hedges for privacy. The kitchen cabinetry, tiled counter tops and sit up breakfast bar are in pristine condition. The stairway leads up to a large master bedroom with a separate vanity & sink, vaulted ceilings, a walk-in closet and views overlooking the surrounding neighborhood. There is a generous Jack and Jill full bath with updated fixtures, a tub and shower enclosure. There is a direct access single car garage plus an adjacent carport in front of the home. This particular "Beckett" Model has the ability to extend a variety of additions into the attic space which the other types of "Beckett" Models do not. The local schools are top scoring in Orange County, and include award-winning Turtle Rock Elementary, Rancho San Joaquin Middle, and nationally-ranked University High School. All are rated 10's by GreatSchools.org. Prestigious U. C. Irvine is nearby within walking distance of the home and there is the Anteater Express Bus for U.C. Irvine students across the street which eliminates having to spend money on gas and parking. There is a low tax rate of approximately 1% and no Mello-Roos or any special assessments. The Association dues are $298 monthly to Princeton Townhomes HOA for fire and roof insurance, exterior and common area maintenance, plus dues of $202 semi-annually to the Town Center Association for access to four pools and spas two sets of tennis courts, sport courts, picnic/barbecue areas and parks. The home is close to the Farmer's Market (now located in the parking lot of Mariner's Church), Trader Joe's, Wholesome Choice, movie theaters, all freeways, hiking and biking trails, Mason Regional Park, the Upper Newport Ecological Preserve, and the Beach. What I love about the home 221 Stanford Ct is situated in an eclectic, multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, multi-generational neighborhood within walking distance to the University of California at Irvine where you can enjoy free lectures from world-class speakers on a variety of cutting edge topics. The townhome is located across from Mason Regional Park, the University Center, recently redesigned and enhanced with a variety of upscale restaurants, first run movies, cafes, and popular "fast food establishments," such as In N' Out Burger, Chipotle, Taco Bell, to name a few. it is located near the Upper Newport Bay which provides beautiful breezes and mild temperatures. Residents have access to four pools and spas, two sets of lighted tennis courts, soccer fields, basketball & sand volleyball courts, tot lots, barbecues and picnic areas. There are a variety of hiking and biking trails close by and the neighborhood school district includes top-ranked Turtlerock Elementary, Rancho Middle, and University High Schools--all rated 10's by GreatSchools.org. The proximity to U.C.I. also enhances your cultural lifestyle as well as your active lifestyle as it is very close to the Barclay Theater & the Claire Trevor Theater for art and music enthusiasts, and the Bren Center, and the Anteater Ball field for sports enthusiasts.
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