1220 Kater St is a stunning, like-new 3 bed, 3/2 bath townhome offering modern design, high-end finishes, and a tax abatement with 8 years remaining. Providing the best of city living, this +3,000 SqFt smart-home has 2-car garage parking, a private patio, and a roof deck, all in the heart of Philly's highly sought-after Bella Vista neighborhood. A quiet, low-traffic block leads to the home's front, where you're greeted by a contemporary blend of handsome brick and earthy wood. The style is continued inside the welcoming foyer with tile floors and reclaimed wood. From here, there's access to the two-car garage and a bonus space that's ideal for a home office or gym. The main level of the home is open and airy with soaring 11ft ceilings, rich, dark hardwood floors, and great natural light from tall northern and southern exposed windows. There's a large living room at the front and a coat closet, powder room, and dining area in the middle. At the rear, the spectacular chef's kitchen is adorned with 46" white shaker-style cabinets featuring pull-out shelves and soft-close doors, high-end stainless steel appliances, quartz counters and matching ceiling height backsplash, and a massive center island with seating for 4 and a wine fridge. Off the kitchen, the secluded rear patio, with its speakers, gas, and water hook-ups, has plenty of space to create a garden oasis, perfect for summer barbecues and al-fresco dining. On the home's second level, you'll find a guest suite and a bright bedroom at opposite ends, flanking a full bathroom and laundry room at the center. The home's third level is dedicated to the primary suite. There's a spacious, sunlit bedroom and a walk-in closet with lots of space to share. The huge, spa-like ensuite is fitted with an extra-long double vanity, hexagon tile floors that seamlessly extend into the dual-head rainfall shower, a soaking tub, and a water closet. Completing this level is a powder room and beverage center that services the home's expansive roof deck. With mesmerizing skyline views, tons of room to spread out, speakers, gas, and water hook-ups, this outdoor space is an entertainer's paradise! 1220 Kater St's smart-home features include Sonos speakers inside and out, heated tile floors, app-controlled security, climate, and lights, and a centralized vacuuming system. In addition to all that's inside, this fantastic home's equally fantastic location earns a Walk-Score of 99! Vibrant Bella Vista and neighboring Hawthorne are filled with friendly shops, cafes, and restaurants. Just around the corner, lively South Street is lined with local businesses, entertainment, and markets, including Whole Foods, Starbucks, and a veterinarian. Target, Sprouts Farmer's Market, and Wine & Spirit are nearby on Broad St, plus Hawthorne Park, Seger Park and Dog Run, and Palumbo Rec Center are a short walk. There's also easy access to Jefferson and Pennsylvania Hospitals, public transportation, and Washington Ave. Schedule your in-person or virtual tour today!