Situated in a desirable pocket of homes in a friendly "North Hills West" neighborhood, this charming home offers significant upside potential; with handsome curb appeal, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, 1,468 sq. ft. of living space, a sparkling pool, a sizable 7,013 sq. ft. lot with a two car detached garage (potential for a freestanding ADU), additional rear parking access, most copper plumbing, updated central air and heat, newer water heater, updated composition roof and original hardwood floors on a raised foundation. The entry way welcomes you into the inviting floor plan, there is a large galley kitchen with ample cabinet storage, tile counter tops, gas oven/range, a dishwasher, a breakfast nook and adjacent indoor laundry room. The spacious living room features a cozy fireplace, an adjacent formal dining area, views from the sliding door with access to the patio and pool area. There is a 3/4 bathroom with vanity and tiled shower, perfect for guests. The three bedrooms are generous in size with hardwood floors and ample closet space. The Full hallway bathroom offers a large vanity and a tiled shower over tub. The extensive backyard features a relaxing patio area, room for a grassy area, a refreshing pool, potential RV parking and a detached two car garage. Conveniently located nearby schools, CSUN, shopping, Target, Northridge Mall & Porto's Bakery, North Hills library and Starbuck's, freeway access and restaurants.