This charming 3-bed,3-bath ranch with water views merges modern comfort & traditional touches, offering a sanctuary for tranquility and outdoor enjoyment while enjoying low-maintenance living & a convenient location. Nestled in a serene neighborhood, the inviting exterior draws you in with its tasteful landscaping and a spacious driveway leading to the attached garage. The foyer welcomes you with natural light & hardwood floors guide you through the open-concept main level, where the living room beckons with a cozy fireplace & water views just outside. The adjacent kitchen's newer countertops, stainless steel appliances, and ample cabinet space, make it a delightful space to prepare & serve meals. The dining area creates a perfect backdrop for family entertaining guests. The main floor also features a well-appointed bedroom suite, a peaceful retreat with a walk-in closet & private full bathroom. Additionally, the 2nd bedroom AND den/office w/an additional full bath truly enhance the main-floor living experience. This thoughtful setup offers convenience & privacy for residents & guests alike. Venture downstairs to discover the finished basement w/kitchenette, a versatile space designed for recreation & relaxation. This inviting additional square footage is the perfect host for movie or game nights, gatherings & overnight guests, w/an additional 3rd bedroom & ensuite full bath to create a guest suite, 2nd home office, fitness area, play room, studio or workshop. This level is ideal for welcoming guests, having more informal family living space or accommodating any other need you may require. PLUS unfinished storage that must be seen to be believed. The property's well-manicured grounds (maintenanced by the HOA) flow seamlessly into the natural backdrop of lush greenery & the patio provides an outdoor oasis for al fresco dining, morning coffee, or simply appreciating the serene views. A true Carmel gem! Join the Westwood Estates community & make this home today!