Welcome to 22896 Willard Avenue nestled in the heart of Lake Forest. This beautifully upgraded 4 Bed/2 Bath Single Story ranch home is ideally located on a large 7150 sq. ft. lot. A FlagStone walkway leads to the entry with triple arch accents that provide amazing curb appeal. Step inside to new luxury plank flooring that flows throughout the home and a spacious family room accented with a cozy fireplace. The upgraded kitchen boasts white cabinetry with glass accent doors, stainless appliances, stone counters, a double oven and backyard views. Adjacent dining room is perfect for family gatherings and has custom wainscoting, new fixtures and french doors that open to a side patio area with a pergola. Master Suite is light and bright with an expanded upgraded closet and private access to backyard. Master Bath has been completely upgraded with walk in shower featuring new double vanity with quartz counter, new flooring, cabinets and fixtures. Secondary Bedrooms are spacious and share an upgraded bath. Home has been fully re-piped with PEX piping. Other upgrades include: New HVAC system including new heat pump, ducting and AC condenser unit, smart ecobee AC-Heater control unit, custom closet built ins, recessed lighting in living room, overhead lighting in bedrooms, finished backyard patio and professional landscaping with sod, planter boxes and updated sprinkler systems with Ranchio Smart sprinkler control system. A yard this size is hard to find. Garage offers additional storage with built in cabinetry and pull down attic access. NOTE: 4th BEDROOM (as outlined in original floorplan) IS CURRENTLY CONVERTED TO AN OPEN PLAYROOM/OFFICE BUT CAN EASITY CONVERT BACK TO A BEDROOM. Enjoy Lake Forest Beach and Tennis Club with 3 pools... north pool, beach and swim lagoon. Additional activities include five tennis courts, pickle ball, Basketball, sand volleyball, lake view lounge, two pool tables and shuffleboard. Fitness Center provides treadmills, ellipticals, Pro Recumbant bike, a Hoist multi unit system with new bench, Smith machine and dumbbells. Centrally located near shopping and local restaurants. Hurry this one won't last!