Located in the Blue Sage community of The Preserve, Carlsbad, this 1,835 sq. ft., 3 bed, 3 bath exemplifies coastal chic. With its large windows & fresh color palette, the open-plan living space is both light & airy. Textural finishes like wide-plank wood flooring & a rustic wood fireplace surround contrast w/ white walls & modern light fixtures to create a sophisticated aesthetic. Entertain and keep the conversation going while preparing meals in the open kitchen. Stainless appliances, white shaker cabinets & nickel finish hardware are complemented by an elegant herringbone tile backsplash. Enjoy dinners al fresco on the spacious covered patio, where vinyl fencing & trees provide privacy. A small yard offers just the right amount of space for pets to roam. The second floor offers a sizable loft w/ flexible space for a TV, playroom or home office. Retreat to a luxurious master bedroom w/ barn door entry to the en suite bath/walk-in closet. Bath includes a large walk-in shower & dual vanity accented by custom glass tile backsplash. Savor stunning views of the surrounding hills from your private balcony. Blue Sage residents enjoy luxury amenities, including a well-appointed fitness center, beach-entry pool with swim lanes, community spa, playgrounds, BBQ area, dog park, outdoor stacked stone fireplace & multiple seating areas. Over half of The Preserves 156 acres are open to the adjacent Buena Vista Creek Ecological Reserve, giving residents access to numerous natural features and miles of hiking trails.