This exceptional 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home is located in guard gated Harbor Cove, one of Newport's most prestigious neighborhoods. Centrally located across from Fashion Island, Harbor Cove's convenient location is near shopping, restaurants, the beach, freeways, and the back bay. Just one mile from Balboa Island, experience the Newport Beach lifestyle while enjoying the security of a guard gated community. Entering the home from a dramatic gated courtyard, the door opens to vaulted ceilings with floor to ceiling windows. The home is light and bright with neutral colors and beautiful stone floors gracing the formal areas of the lower level. A generous dining area is adjacent to the living room and an impressive staircase. Also on level one is a chef's kitchen with hardwood floors, upgraded appliances, granite counters, a massive granite island, and an attached sunny breakfast nook. The kitchen opens to the large family room with rich hardwood flooring. Its many windows overlook the beautiful outdoor living area which includes a large patio and built in outdoor BBQ. The laundry room and powder room complete the lower level. Upstairs in an impressive master suite with an expanded bath, and walk in closet. The bath has a large double sink vanity, a tub and a walk in shower. Three more large bedrooms, one currently designated as an office, and a full bath complete the upper level. The home has an attached two car garage and well manicured front yard. This is an elegant home you'll be proud to call your own.