The Colony- Welcome to Murrieta's premier guard-gated senior community in NW Murrieta. This location is ideal just a short drive to the 15 and 215 freeways, near popular shopping/dining options, and approximately an hour's drive to San Diego, Orange County, and Palm Desert! Community amenities include an 18-hole golf course (privately owned), clubhouse, Colony Grill restaurant, fitness center, library, pool, spa, salon, tennis courts, card room, billiards room, arts and crafts room, bocce ball courts, pickle ball courts, hiking/biking trails, and more! This well-sized, turn-key 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is nestled quaintly within this peaceful community and features a tranquil rear yard with beautiful greenbelt views. The home's upgrades include newer laminate floors in the common areas, LED lighting, real wood shutters throughout, granite countertops within the kitchen, epoxy garage floors, garage cabinetry, newer HVAC, newer water heater, large rear-open lattice patio cover, and upgraded hardscape and landscaping. This is a lovely home that has been well cared for by its original owner and it's one you don't want to miss!