A unique opportunity to be South of the 101 in one of 91436's best kept secrets and located in truly one of the greatest neighborhoods in Encino. Neighboring the multi- million dollar homes of Amestoy Estates, and in the Encino Elementary School district, this Ventura Blvd close 3 Bedroom 2 bath home welcomes you in to an inviting front porch with large windows. Ample light brightens this spacious 1,710 ft. home featuring hardwood floors that open to a sitting room, sizable dining area, and family room with French doors anchored by a floor to ceiling entertainment area. Kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, and breakfast area. A front bedroom has ensuite bathroom, mirrored closets, and white shutters. A hallway with two generously sized bedrooms share an updated bathroom with a barn styled door. The large private grassy backyard is perfect for playing or outdoor gathering. A separate sitting area is an ideal spot for a fire pit. The detached garage area could be an ADU conversion or used as a gym. This prime location is close to commuter routes, Gelson's Market, Amazon Fresh, parks, moments to Lake Balboa and public golf courses. A true sense of community, with neighborhood events throughout the year and an exciting annual Halloween party, here is your chance to live in a magnificent home.