Mount Washington

ZIP Codes: 21209, 21215

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Homes For Sale And Lease

Mount Washington is one of the most historic places in all of the City of Baltimore and has been designated as a City Historic District. The neighborhood has five buildings and four structures that contributed to the designation. The two halves as designated by the city are South Road and Sulgrave to the South and Dixon’s Hill to the North. Known for its public transportation and small town lifestyle, Mount Washington is an excellent place to live or to visit while traveling through historic Baltimore.

Number of Properties Sold:  70
Average Sale Price:  $338,286
Highest Sale Price:   $790,000
Lowest Sale Price:  $65,000

Walkscore:  24
Transit Score:  39
Bike Score:  30

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To Downtown Baltimore:  18-40 minutes
To Towson:  12-24 minutes
To BWI:  30-65 minutes

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In and Around Mount Washington

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The Mount Washington School
Level: PK-5

Spring has almost sprung and this 6 bedroom, 3.5  bath home is awaiting its new owners.  Located in Mt Washington's premier Dixon Hill area, this magical home is set on  1.23 acres of lush green space with tons of privacy.  Upon entering the foyer from the lovely wrap around porch,  you will be amazed with the high ceilings, and the one of a kind vintage staircase. The living room & parlor make this home a festive gathering place for friends & family. The large dining  room overlooks nature. Located off the kitchen is a large sunny family room that leads to the back yard patio.   This home will be the envy for those who love to throw a fabulous party outside.  Upstairs are 6 generous sized bedrooms, and 3 baths including a en suite for the master that includes a large soaking tub.  Tons of storage everywhere and custom built-ins throughout. Don't miss this beauty. Come see for yourself! In addition, there is a detached small house in the back for rental, au pair or guest cottage. $650,000 ACTIVE


6 Beds 4 Baths 4,891 SqFt 1.230 Acres

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co. Realtors

NEW PRICE! Exceptional 4 BR, 2.5 BA Home in Sought After Mount Washington. Stunning Architectural Details Abound Including Extensive Millwork and Moldings. Hardwood Floors Throughout Main and Upper Levels. Updated Eat-In Kitchen with Granite Counter Tops and Center Island. Access to Spacious Airy Screened-In Porch. Dramatic Entrances Into Elegant Large Living and Dining Rooms w/Custom Built-Ins and Wood Burning Fireplaces. Two Upper Level Bedrooms Boast Large Terraces and Balcony with Lovely Views. All Full Baths Completely Renovated. Huge Attic w/Tons of Storage Space. The Lower Level Rec Room Offers Many Options and Additional Storage. The Large Lot Includes Wonderful Landscaping with Front and Rear Flat Yards and 2-Car Detached Garage. Great Location, Minutes To Downtown. An Absolute Must See! $565,000 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT


4 Beds 3 Baths 3,168 SqFt 0.500 Acres

Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

New price! $1,000 Buyer Agent Bonus !Fantastic, fully renovated home in an amazing location in historic Mount Washington, right around the corner from the shops and restaurants of The Village, Mount Washington Elementary School, and the Light Rail. The owners have lovingly updated this classic, leaving no detail overlooked - including the kitchen, all four bathrooms and four bedrooms, heating, cooling, plumbing, electric service, windows, lighting, flooring, roof, shaker siding, garage - the list goes on and on! What remains is an amazingly light and bright home with all the charm you'd expect from 1922, but with modern convenience and peace of mind. In every room, you will be astounded by the abundance of natural light. Relax by the fire place in the large living room. Cook a gourmet meal in the well appointed kitchen. Host your guests in the formal dining room that features French doors leading to a two-tier deck and gracious rear yard. Take in a serene view from the front porch, with nothing but nature across the street. Retire to the serene master suite with its own balcony and a wonderful, custom bathroom. Two more bedrooms and stylish hall bath complete the second floor. A loft-like, third-floor bedroom with its very own bathroom could also serve as a guest suite or a family room. The basement has been waterproofed, and could easily be finished. The garage holds two cars, and there is additional off street parking. Come fall in love with this home! $524,900 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT


4 Beds 4 Baths 2,100 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Listing courtesy of Monument Sotheby's International Realty

This unique 3 bedroom, 3 full bath contemporary home nestled on a peaceful .41 wooded acres with views of Western Run Park will make you feel many miles away from the hustle and bustle yet is a just stone's throw away from plenty of diverse shopping, dining and entertainment choices. A spacious open floor plan with expansive walls of windows uniting indoor and outdoor living with effortless harmony, gleaming hardwood floors, custom built-ins, gas fireplace and a charming wraparound sunroom are just a few of the features making this home such a gem just waiting for your own personal touch. An open foyer welcomes you and ushers you into the light filled living room where 4 large windows with wooded views stream natural light illuminating warm hardwood flooring, custom built-ins and a unique gas fireplace with built-in shelves serving as the focal point of the room. The adjoining dining room with space for all occasions is accented by dual glass shaded chandeliers. Here, a glass atrium door opens to the wrap around sunroom, the perfect year round spot for morning coffee or to relax and unwind after a long day. The updated kitchen features an abundance of cabinetry, gleaming granite countertops, updated contemporary lighting and quality appliances including a glass cooktop range and French door refrigerator. Down the hall the master bedroom boasts a large walk in closet and a dual entry private bath with custom tile and tub/shower combo. A 2nd cheerful bedroom with private bath rounds out this level. The expansive walk out lower level family room with another wall of windows provides plenty of space for games, media and fun while a large 3rd bedroom, full bath and den stand ready to meet the demands of your lifestyle. Multiple porches and a covered patio make nature watching and outdoor entertaining a breeze while a small pond with running water provides an added degree of ambiance, your own outdoor oasis! Conveniently located to I-83, downtown Mt. Washington and Pimlico, while outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the many local parks. $520,000 ACTIVE


3 Beds 3 Baths 2,940 SqFt 0.410 Acres

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Chantilly Ventures LLC

RARE FIND IN MT. WASHINGTON - New Kitchen, New Paint, New Floors, New Screened In Porch, Fully Functional Two Car Garage and Parking Pad, Central AC on 2nd Floor, Great Built In Closets/Shelves 2 of the BR's, OVER $80,000 IN UPGRADES!!!  If you want to live in the highly desirable Mt. Washington neighborhood and want a turn key home, this is the one for you.  All you have to do is pull into the garage and walk into your newly renovated kitchen and open concept first floor.  The more you explore this home, the more you'll love it.  It's going active on Feb 3 so be ready to see it, a house this great is sure to go fast. $400,000 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT


4 Beds 3 Baths 1,900 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

SHOW STOPPER!!!  Bring your clients, this home has what they are looking for.  The finishes will blow you away.  Over 2,000 sqft of finished living area.  Upon entry you will immediately realize that this is not your typical Box Store rehab.  The coffered ceiling with recessed lighting is straight from a magazine photo shoot.  The open layout, beautifully refinished hardwood floors throughout.  Walk into the Gourmet Kitchen with center island - there will be many happy memories made here.  A powder room for the guests to use.  Continue on into the Main Floor Master Bedroom Suite - this will bring new meaning to luxury living, with spa-like en-suite bathroom, walk in closet with plenty of space.  On the 2nd floor you will find 2 more spacious bedrooms and a hall bathroom.   The basement has a large living room area with picture window.  As well as  a bedroom and bathroom rounding out the 4 Bedroom/ 3.5 Bath home.  Venture out back onto the deck overlooking a beautiful and serene backyard.   And of course, just about everything is new: HVAC, Water heater, kitchen cabinets, counter, appliances, paint, carpet, fixtures.... $389,900 ACTIVE


4 Beds 4 Baths 1,238 SqFt 0.210 Acres

Listing courtesy of Pickwick Realty

Stunning architecture and curb appeal.  This well maintained single family has been recently renovated throughout and features fresh paint, new carpet and refinished wood floors.  The house has a gorgeous brick fireplace which it the centerpiece of the large, open family room.  With a full finished basement, there is plenty of space for everyone. There is also a recently installed HVAC system with central A/C.  Washer & Dryer are included.  Nice fenced in rear yard and off street parking. This house has beautiful upgrades and features a big deck on the side!  Great location near commuter routes, shopping, employment centers and recreational opportunities. $369,900 ACTIVE


3 Beds 2 Baths 1,350 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Listing courtesy of Second Avenue Property Management, LLC

Newly rebuilt gut renovation resulting in open floor plan with partial cathedral ceiling.  All new finishes throughout, new appliances, HVAC, new Pella and Anderson windows, granite counter top, kitchen island, bathrooms.  Everything you see, touch or use in this house is new including the roof.  This is essentially a new house and it shows beautifully.  Have added trees for privacy and repaved part of the driveway.  Will consider rent to own or 2 year lease. $349,500 ACTIVE


3 Beds 3 Baths 1,600 SqFt 0.490 Acres

Listing courtesy of Lipman Frizzell and Mitchell

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Private 4,800 sq ft Mt Washington Home Available for Lease! This  custom built, multi-level home is set in a private park like community.  This freshly painted spacious home has slate floors and brand new carpet throughout, a kitchen with island, stainless steel appliances, including a new refrigerator with ice maker, and new dishwasher. The kitchen - dining room looks out to the deck through the sliding glass doors. The main level also includes a living room with wood stove and entrance to large deck. One level up is the family room, which is more like a party room and a great place to entertain with a bar and ample room for your pool table! The master bedroom and en suite bathroom are on the upper level with a bonus dressing room. 3 additional bedrooms plus a full bathroom. The lower level also has a bedroom and full bathroom and a huge additional family/rec room.  There is room for 3 cars under the carport.  Use of the garage is excluded. Great location with Mt Washington Village, Whole Foods, Parks, the Metro and 83 right around the corner! $3,000 ACTIVE


5 Beds 4 Baths 2,835 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Legacy

Newly rebuilt gut renovation resulting in open floor plan with partial cathedral ceiling. All new finishes throughout, new appliances, HVAC, new Pella and Anderson windows, granite counter top, kitchen island, bathrooms. Everything you see, touch or use in this house is new including the roof. This is essentially a new house and it shows beautifully. Have added trees for privacy and repaved part of the driveway. Will consider rent to own or two year lease. $2,495 ACTIVE


3 Beds 3 Baths 1,600 SqFt

Listing courtesy of Lipman Frizzell and Mitchell



4 Beds 2 Baths

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

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Mount Washington, Baltimore


Mount Washington is on the very edge of the northern boundary of the City of Baltimore. The boundaries of the neighborhood are 1330-1340 Smith Avenue to 1405-1407 Forge Avenue.

Where should I eat?

Mount Washington may be small but the people who make a living cooking here can pack a big city punch. One of the most popular spots in the community is Ethel’s Creole Kitchen, which is serving up some of the biggest flavors this far north of New Orleans. Here you can get that delicious, gumbo, jambalaya, and several Creole specials and enjoy them on a beautiful balcony looking over the City of Baltimore. On Sunday, this place is only open for dinner, and is closed on Monday, but Tuesday through Saturday, you can find them open for a lunch rush from 11am to 2pm, they will close for three hours and reopen for their dinner specials from 5pm through 10pm. This casual eatery will have you craving the big flavors if you eat indoors or outdoors on the balcony. The locals love the service and enjoy the warm crispy loaf of bread that comes to each and every table. In terms of food, people love the pepper appetizer and the silk pie, which have been described as must haves for any interested patron.

If Creole and gumbo aren’t your thing, no worries, Mount Washington is home to Woodrow’s BBQ, comfort food at comfortable prices with indoor or outdoor seating. Open six days a week and closed on Mondays from 11 am to 9pm, every day but Sunday where they close at 7pm. Here you can come to expect the friendly and cordial atmosphere you want in a comfort food BBQ place. The reviewers love those typical BBQ side classics in beans, potato salad and macaroni and cheese. You can count on a beautiful interior or outdoor seating to enjoy those mouth watering ribs you have been craving all day.

For forty years, this community has been visiting a tavern named after their own community and once you try it you will want to live here too. The Mount Washington Tavern has been serving up classic American fare with a raw bar for four decades and has no plans of stopping. Open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late night, you can come and enjoy a beer with your neighbors or the locals and watch an Orioles game or enjoy the camaraderie of small town life in the big city. Here the locals love the Tuesday night special on T-Bone steaks and the friendly and cordial staff. You can find all the staples of tavern food here in chicken wings, burgers, and French fries all cooked to perfection.

Are there parks nearby?

Mount Washington takes its plant life very seriously and you can tell from their Arboretum which houses incredible botanical life. This beautiful and secluded park will provide picturesque walks and beautiful stone and woodwork that will make you want to take each and every lunch here.

The Northwest park Community Garden is another way this community represents small town life and values in a hectic and ever expanding big city. Stop by on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon and help contribute to the beautification of the neighborhood and help to provide a place to eat organic vegetables and fruits.

What is there to do?

The Boy Scout Memorial garden in Mount Washington is both a historical site and a refuge from the hectic pace of day-to-day city life.

What places should I visit?

Mount Washington has been an integral part of the life of Baltimore, and as one of the several historical neighborhoods in the city, there are numerous places to soak in the beautiful historical architecture and buildings throughout the city.