Welcome to the community of Rancho Santalina in San Marcos! This tastefully upgraded home has been beautifully maintained by original owners. Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac and flooded with curb appeal, this inviting home offers a charming porch, pavers and pristine landscaping. Features include a functional floor plan with a large great room perfect for entertaining, a kitchen island, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry, private backyard, 2-car attached garage, over-sized bedrooms and an open loft ideal for an office/playroom/optional 4th bedroom. Centrally located near Cal State San Marcos, Palomar College, San Marcos High School, shops, restaurants, freeway access and 13 miles to the beach. This is home!