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. $975,000 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT

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

812 PARK AVENUE BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Baths 7,512 SqFt 0.120 Acres

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Gorgeous end-of-group Mount Vernon rowhome. Before you even step inside you'll marvel at the stunning brick front and air of classic Baltimore charm - they don't make them like this anymore. Inside you'll find 4 spacious stories with several beautiful built-ins, decorative fireplaces, elegant French doors, a HUGE closet on the second floor, and more. This character-filled home is brimming with endless possibilities! $315,000 ACTIVE

303 W MADISON STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

3 Beds 3 Baths 3,477 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Legacy

Classic, Convenient Townhouse In Mt Vernon Mews. 2 Baths, 2 Large Bedrooms, Fireplace, Wood Floors, Levels, Washer & Dryer Upstairs, Gated, Brick Front Patio, Secure Parking Lot. Property is being sold"As- Is." Motivated Seller. Make An Offer! $215,000 ACTIVE

933 STUBBLEFIELD LANE BALTIMORE, Maryland

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,469 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, AUGUST 25TH 2:45-4PM. SWEET MT VERNON PIED-A-TERRE IN A QUAINT DETACHED CARRIAGE HOUSE. 2 STORY 1 BED/1 BATH CONDO STEPS TO THE MONUMENT, RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING AND CITY LIFE! PERFECT SPACE FOR 1-2 PPL. SPACIOUS LIVING RM W/ WOOD BURNING FPL, EFFICIENT GALLEY KITCHEN, LUXURIOUS MASTER BEDRM W/WOOD BURNING FPL, NEW SPA-LIKE MASTER BATH, AND WALK-IN CLOSET. NEW HEAT PUMP/AC & REAR WINDOWS. $199,000 ACTIVE

13 E BRANCH LANE C-1 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co. Realtors

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. $174,900 ACTIVE

12 E MOUNT VERNON PLACE 201 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Wonderful ground level condo in the heart of Historic Mt Vernon. Beautiful gourmet kitchen, hardwood floors, with exposed beams. $139,500 ACTIVE

804 PLOY STREET 3 BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 862 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Legacy Central

NEW PRICE!! Elegant living in the heart of Baltimore. This spacious, light filled interior unit puts everything at your doorstop with the ease of living on Mt Vernon Place. Overlooking the Peabody, the Walters, and the Washington Monument. JHU and City Circulator lines nearby. Elegant interior details include hardwood floors, high coffered ceilings, plaster walls, and marble lobby. COOP Fee includes property TAXES, insurance,heat++ PLEASE REMEMBER THE HOA FEE IS A COOP FEE AND INCLUDES THE UNITS SHARE OF THE BUILDING'S PROPERTY TAXES! $129,999 ACTIVE

700 WASHINGTON PLACE 1G BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 520 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Monument Sotheby's International Realty

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OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, AUGUST 25TH 2:45-4PM. SWEET MT VERNON PIED-A-TERRE IN A QUAINT DETACHED CARRIAGE HOUSE. 2 STORY 1 BED/1 BATH CONDO STEPS TO THE MONUMENT, RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING AND CITY LIFE! PERFECT SPACE FOR 1-2 PPL. SPACIOUS LIVING RM W/ WOOD BURNING FPL, EFFICIENT GALLEY KITCHEN, LUXURIOUS MASTER BEDRM W/WOOD BURNING FPL, NEW SPA-LIKE MASTER BATH, AND WALK-IN CLOSET. NEW HEAT PUMP/AC & REAR WINDOWS. $1,395 ACTIVE

13 E BRANCH LANE BALTIMORE, Maryland

1 Beds 1 Baths 694 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co. Realtors

Two Bedroom / Two baths in Classic building with seven units.  Much of the original detail has been preserved but unit has been updated.  Largest bedroom on-suite.  second bedroom with second bath.  Hardwood flooring through out.  Laundry in basement.  Rent includes hot/cold water/sewer.  Tenant pay own electricity.  Street parking but there are several parking buildings within neighborhood.  Q bus and Hopkins bus on the corner. $1,200 ACTIVE

6 E FRANKLIN STREET 7 BALTIMORE, Maryland

2 Beds 2 Baths 7,026 SqFt 0.090 Acres

Listing courtesy of Walshe Real Estate Services

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

12 Beds 12 Baths 0.070 Acres

Listing courtesy of ABR Real Estate, LLC.

STATE -OF THE ART LUXURY 1 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 $850 ACTIVE

202 W MONUMENT STREET BALTIMORE, Maryland

12 Beds 12 Baths 0.070 Acres

Listing courtesy of ABR Real Estate, LLC.

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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.