Located in Sun City Palm Desert, the most desirable 55+ community in the valley. This very desirable Marquis model has a gated courtyard, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and crown molding. It has a remodeled kitchen with slab granite, a newer sink and faucet, stainless appliances, a pull-out pantry, and fan/light fixture. It overlooks the breakfast nook and out to the fabulous south-facing backyard. The family room has bookshelves and a fireplace with tile surround. The living and dining rooms have classy, tall, tray ceilings and a cozy gas fireplace. The master bedroom has a gorgeous bathroom with a walk-in shower and walk-in closet, a jetted tub, and a glass block wall to let in the light. It has a slider out to the awesome huge backyard with an extended patio and an Alumawood cover. Take the meandering path through a lush garden of flowers, desert plants, whimsical metal art, fruit trees, and a relaxing rock waterfall with an adorable bridge over the flowing stream. A bonus room was added on to the family room as an office or hobby room with a view of all this beauty! This room is in addition to the published sq. footage. There are 2 guest bedrooms, one has an attached full bathroom, and one shares the powder bath. The laundry includes the washer and dryer, upper and lower cabinets, and a countertop with a sink. The 2 car garage has epoxy floors, plenty of storage cabinets, and custom overhead storage. The exterior was painted in 2009. This is a true gem, don't miss it.