MOUNT VERNON

Mount Vernon

ZIP Codes: 21201, 21202

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At the northeast corner of the City of Baltimore, the historic neighborhood of Mount Vernon has so many of the buildings once owned by the first industrialists be turned into museums and shops, creating a thriving business community. This neighborhood is home to the original Washington Monument, celebrating the first President of the United States and Revolutionary War general. The original monument is centrally located in the town and is its most famous and well-known feature.
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Number of Properties Sold:  17
Average Sale Price:  $279,878
Highest Sale Price:  $599,000
Lowest Sale Price:  $84,525

Walkscore:  98
Transit Score:  88
Bike Score:  77

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To Downtown Baltimore:  3-7 minutes
To Towson:  18-28 minutes
To BWI:  18-35 minutes

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The Historic Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Elementary School
Level: PK-5

A RARE AND WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY TO OWN THE GOVERNOR GEORGE HOWARD HOUSE, a Baltimore City Landmark!  As a detached townhouse, the home receives beautiful sunlight from the east, south and north.  With great charm and architectural interest, this handsome house was built in 1845 (+/_) and includes the main house, a three-story carriage house and lovely front and rear gardens. The owner's quarters on all three floors  within the main house, encompass spectacular entrance foyer, front stair hall with eliptical staircase, living room with fireplace, spacious dining room, kitchen, mudroom and generous pantry. Owner's elevator serves floors 1-3.  On 2nd and 3rd floors rear, there's a small one-bedroom apartment.  Carriage house features two garage spaces at street level; upstairs on 2nd and 3rd floor,  a spacious apartment provides solid income.  Renovated approximately 15 years ago, the carriage has spectacular sunlight and very appealing living spaces.  Property does not possess a multi-family license; rental registrations have not been completed.  Small apt.on 2nd & 3ed floor rear is NOT air conditioned. $845,000 ACTIVE

8 E MADISON STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

3 Beds 4 Baths 6,120 SqFt 0.130 Acres

Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Remarkable opportunity to own one of Mt. Vernon's classic, historic, homes that has all of the original details in tack!  Huge, inviting, foyer with gracious sized rooms throughout. Splendid fireplace mantles!  Ample off street parking in the rear of this detached grand dame on a delightful street.  This historic neighborhood is rich with history, museums, fine schools, parks, and monuments.  With easy access to Penn Station, free public transportation, light rail, and the Inner Harbor....who could ask for more! Amazing neighborhood with a strong sense of community, fine restaurants and theater!!  Priced below assessed value!  Current owner has CHAP approval for 6 apartments, to include a carriage house, plans available upon request. $749,000 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT

812 PARK AVENUE BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Baths 7,512 SqFt 0.120 Acres

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Rare and wonderful opportunity to complete the restoration of  a handsome and elegant townhouse C, 1845.  Built by the Gaither Family in mid-19th Century, the house has undergone many recent improvements--the original floor plan has been restored; the main roof has been stripped and replaced; and the mechanical systems have undergone updates.  But there's still plenty of work to be done by a new owner with vision and sensitivity.  A great deal of original detail remains in the house--crown moldings, plaster medallions, marble fireplaces.  Glorious floor-to-ceiling windows bring in fabulous natural light  infusing a warm glow  throughout the interior.  First floor is ideal for a separate rental unit with owners' living space on the floors above.  Small enclosed patio, large parking area; room to build a garage if desired (with proper permitting from city, etc.).  Located in the heart of the Mt. Vernon Historic District, the property is convenient to the Walters Art Museum, the Peabody Conservatory, lots of chic restaurants and public transportation (including the MARC train to Washington, D. C.  The property is a likely candidate for both city and state historic tax benefits.  Property is sold in "As Is" condition.  Central Air Conditioning on first floor only.  A Unico system on Floors 2-4 is neither complete nor connected. $499,000 ACTIVE

508 CATHEDRAL STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

7 Beds 3 Baths 5,950 SqFt 0.080 Acres

Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Huge all brick 3 level Townhouse in Seton Hill/Mt. Vernon area.Over 3,200 sq ft of living space! Renovated down to the studs.Sensational hardwood floors. 6 Fireplaces! 9' ceilings! Private back yard w/ deck. Backs to open area & colorful mural. 3 BRs 3.3 BAs. BIG eat-in kitchen w/ fireplace. Huge dining Dining area blends into family/sitting room. Massive Living room w/ 2 fireplaces & built-in book shelves. Owners' suite w/ en suite bath & walk-in closet. Long term Tenants may want to stay, or can vacate. Best times to show are Weekends & Mondays due to young children but try online if you really need another showing day, we'll try $299,900 ACTIVE

832 N EUTAW STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

3 Beds 4 Baths 3,210 SqFt 0.040 Acres

Listing courtesy of Douglas Realty, LLC

GRAND LIGHT FILLED STUDIO APARTMENT IN HISTORIC MT. VERNON TOWNHOME FEATURING 14 FT. CEILINGS, EXQUISITE ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL, AND UPDATED KITCHEN!  Approximately 837 sq. ft. of living space featuring hardwood floors throughout, inviting entryway w/ built in sitting nook and bookcases leading to the massive great room with incredible moldings, tall windows allowing for tons of natural light, updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances & ample cabinet space.  Located in the heart of Mt. Vernon and steps from the Washington Monument, tons of restaurants, Baltimore attractions, and minutes from 1-83,  & downtown Baltimore! $224,900 ACTIVE

8 W MADISON STREET 25 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 837 SqFt

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Sails Inc.

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY DECEMBER 8TH 3:15-4:30PM. LOCATION, LOCATION LOCATION! THIS LOVELY CARRIAGE HOUSE CONDO IS CONVENIENTLY LOCATED IN THE HEART OF MT VERNON. STEPS TO RESTAURANTS, BARS, SHOPPING, TRANSPORTATION, AND UNIVERSITIES.  ENJOY LIVING IN VIRTUALLY YOUR OWN MINI HOUSE PERFECT SPACE FOR 1-2 PEOPLE. SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM WITH A WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE (AS-IS), EFFICIENT GALLEY KITCHEN, LUXURIOUS MASTER BEDROOM WITH WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE (AS-IS), NEW SPA-LIKE MASTER BATHROOM, WALK-IN CLOSET WITH WASHER AND DRYER. NEW HEAT PUMP/AC & REAR WINDOWS. LISTED FOR SALE BELOW RECENT APPRAISED VALUE. $199,000 ACTIVE

13 E BRANCH LANE C-1 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co. Realtors

Amazing contemporary 2 bedroom 1.5 bath all brick townhome/condo in gated community of Mount Vernon Mews, less than a mile from the Inner Harbor! This fantastic home features an assigned parking space, a bright open floor plan with 10 ft. ceilings, beautiful Brazilian hardwood flooring, fresh neutral paint, newer HVAC and water heater and is move in ready! An open living room has a wall of windows with sliding glass doors with transom window above opening to a charming fenced courtyard with gate. The adjoining dining room opens to the kitchen; a perfect floor plan for entertaining during meal prep! A powder room and utility room with full size washer and dryer rounds out the main level. Hardwoods continue upstairs and transition to plush neutral carpeting in the master bedroom boasting a wall of windows, lighted ceiling fan and large walk in closet. A second bright and cheerful bedroom shares the updated and well appointed hall bath with pedestal sink, sleek lighting, custom tile and jetted tub! An assigned rear parking space with back door access to the home adds convenience. All this in a chic enclave of homes in a gated community with an abundance of shopping, dining and entertainment choices in every direction! $195,000 ACTIVE

906 STUBBLEFIELD LANE BALTIMORE, Maryland

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,315 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Chantilly Ventures LLC

Parisian style condo located in The Carroll House Condominium in Historic Mt Vernon. Original architectural details retained. Original wood floors, marble fireplace mantle window shutters. Located on the 2nd-floor front overlooking lovely brick street and view of Mt Veron Park and The Washington Monument. Elevator just off hallway opposite kitchen door for extra convenience. A special unit, that is ready for your decorative creativity.  This is the unit the bedroom window was filmed in the  1980's movie "The Bedroom Window "  A special place. $154,900 ACTIVE

12 E MOUNT VERNON PLACE 201 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

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Beautiful 2 bedroom apartment for rent in Mount Vernon. 13 plus ceilings in the space with original architectural features. Come make this space into your own chic space, great for entertaining. Building features intercom, communal laundry (free), pet friendly, fenced in backyard oasis for grilling and having company. Corner building in bustling Baltimore. Walking distance to restaurants, coffee shops. retail and entertainment. This apartment is a real treasure, not to be missed! $2,100 ACTIVE

23 E EAGER STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

2 Beds 1 Baths 1,600 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Freedom Realty LLC

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY DECEMBER 8TH 3:15-4:30PM.  LOCATION, LOCATION LOCATION! THIS LOVELY CARRIAGE HOUSE CONDO APARTMENT IS AVAILABLE NOW. CONVENIENTLY LOCATED IN THE HEART OF MT VERNON, STEPS TO RESTAURANTS, BARS, SHOPPING, TRANSPORTATION, AND UNIVERSITIES.  ENJOY LIVING IN VIRTUALLY YOUR OWN MINI HOUSE PERFECT SPACE FOR 1-2 PEOPLE. SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM WITH A WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE (AS-IS), EFFICIENT GALLEY KITCHEN, LUXURIOUS MASTER BEDROOM WITH WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE (AS-IS), NEW SPA-LIKE MASTER BATHROOM, WALK-IN CLOSET WITH WASHER AND DRYER. NEW HEAT PUMP/AC & REAR WINDOWS. PET-FRIENDLY BUILDING WITH NO WEIGHT OR BREED RESTRICTIONS BUT NO MORE THAN TWO ANIMALS ARE PERMITTED PER CONDO ASSOCIATION. $60 APPLICATION AND CREDIT CHFEE PER APPLICANT. $1,395 ACTIVE

13 E BRANCH LANE C-1 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co. Realtors

Beautiful one bedroom apartment in Mount Vernon available for lease. Renovated bathroom, new mini split for heating and cooling, majestic fireplace in the living/dining room, large windows with natural sunlight pouring into the space. a quick walk to local restaurants and night life, close to schools and hospital systems, come see what makes this historic neighborhood so desirable! $1,150 ACTIVE

23 E EAGER STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 850 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Freedom Realty LLC

REMARKABLE ONE BEDROOM APT IN MOUNT VERNON. THIS APARTMENT IS IN WALKING DISTANCE TO SCHOOLS, BARS, AND RESTAURANTS, STEPS AWAY FROM THE LIGHT RAIL, PET FRIENDLY. SCHEDULE YOUR SHOWING TODAY!!!!! $1,000 ACTIVE

222 W MONUMENT STREET 202 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 500 SqFt 0.050 Acres

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Sails Inc.

STATE -OF THE ART LUXURY - 2 BEDROOM  APARTMENT LIVING, VERY CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN, VERY AFFORDABLE, A WALK FROM MTA TRANSIT, DIRECT ACROSS FROM MUSEUM, VERY SPACIOUS, MORE THAN THE AVERAGE APARTMENT IN BALTIMORE HAVE TO OFFER $1,000 ACTIVE

202 W MONUMENT STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

2 Beds 2 Baths

Listing courtesy of ABR Real Estate, LLC.

WILL NOT LAST LONG!!  Charming studio apartment with beautiful hardwoods, kitchen, and full bath in sought after Mount Vernon neighborhood!  Incredible low price with an amazing location!  Apply online at www.zumper.com/apply?agentId=6784509. $950 ACTIVE

24 E MADISON STREET E BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 324 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Centre

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Mount Vernon, Baltimore

Location:

The boundaries of the Mount Vernon neighborhood are a point of contention among the many groups looking to care for the historic buildings and residents. From the Mount Vernon-Belvedere Association, to the Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation, to the Midtown Community Benefits District have different boundaries as it pertains to the area. The Mount Vernon-Belvedere Association count the boundaries as Interstate 83 to the east and north, Howard Street to the west. and Mulberry Street to the south. The Baltimore Commission for Historical Architectural Preservation use Hamilton Street as the Southern boundary and Eutaw Street as the Western boundary.

Where should I eat?

 The Mount Vernon neighborhood is home to all sorts of upscale cuisine from all corners of the globe. One of the highest rated restaurants in the area is called The Helmand, and serves Afghan cuisine. Named after the first born of the founder, The Helmand has been in business since 1989 and is celebrating thirty years in business. Be sure to try their famous Kaddo Borawni, which is baked and pan fried baby pumpkin seasoned with sugar and served atop a yogurt garlic sauce, and char-broiled lamb on top of pallow.

The Marie Louise Bistro is a French-Mediterrean restaurant that is open seven days a week for breakfast through dinner. Best referred to as causal but upscale, this bistro will pair whatever meal you are having with an excellent wine from the expansive list. A great mixture of affordable and upscale, this restaurant is a great spot to bring a date or your significant other for a night both of you are sure to remember.

Are there parks nearby?

The best park in the Mount Vernon area is the first Washington Monument park. While the monument is often the focus of the town, the adjacent park hosts the annual flower sale, which is the official start of spring each, May in the community. The monument itself is lit up every December for the start of the holiday season.

Inside the monument you will find several educational touchscreens featuring the history of the monument. You can climb the 227 stairs inside the George Washington monument to see a panoramic view of the entire City of Baltimore.

What is there to do?

Mount Vernon is one of the cultural centers of the City of Baltimore. Home to several history and art museums as well as conservatories and historic libraries, there is something for every history and art lover who visits the community.

The Walters Art Musuem is home to more than 55 centuries of art. Ranging from the great mummies of Egypt through the armor of the middle ages, to the great art of Asia and Europe throughout history. On Saturday, this museum even hosts events for children.

The Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall where the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra plays over 100 shows a year is located in Mount Vernon for the lovers great classic music. The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is considered one of the best in the world. 

What places should I visit?

The Baltimore Basillica is the oldest Catholic cathedral in the United States and is located in Mount Vernon. It was built in the early 19thcentury from 1806-1821 and is still in operation. Beyond traditional mass, this standing landmark offers tours over the weekend to soak in as much history as you can.

The Baltimore Center Stage is the state theater of Maryland and is home to two state of the art theaters that host a wide variety of shows courtesy of the professional company. This is considered one of the top ten regional theaters in the United States.

The Maryland Historical Society can be found in Mount Vernon and is one of the most recognizable buildings in the area since they have a giant dog, Nipper from RCA, on the roof. The Enoch Pratt Library and the George Peabody libraries are two of the gems of the Mount Vernon area as well.