Coastal charm abounds in this beautifully modernized grey-shingled Cape Cod nestled in among one of Manhattan Beach’s best-loved neighborhoods. From the warm welcome of the sunny formal living room with corner fireplace to the generous gourmet kitchen and sprawling backyard, this home radiates warmth and hospitality, as well as an impressive layout. A formal dining alcove peeks into the adjacent family room, which has board and batten walls and a lovely center fireplace. Double sets of French doors open onto the gorgeous backyard, which features an outdoor fireplace, dining area and spacious turf lawn. Mature trees and landscaping ensure peace and privacy on all sides. The kitchen offers stainless appliances, a center island with counter seating and a breakfast nook with built-in benches. A total of five bedrooms and four baths are characterized by gleaming wood floors and designer touches such as custom cabinetry, enchanting wallpaper and elegant fixtures. The first floor also includes two bedrooms with Jack-and-Jill bath, a laundry room, den and powder room. The second floor is home to a grand primary bedroom with two decks, fireplace and gorgeous spa-like bath. Two additional bedrooms and a beautiful full bath complete the upstairs living spaces. Entirely updated and brimming with coastal elegance, this home is steps from the Badminton Club and Live Oak Park and just a short walk to town, local schools and the sparkling white sands of Manhattan Beach.