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

Classic elegance! This grand Victorian home w/ 6 BR, 3 full & 1/2 on 1.23 acres is awaiting a special buyer. Wonderful wrap around porch overlooking green space. Huge FR just off kitchen w/ built ins that leads to outdoor patio. Sep DR overlooking backyard, LR w/ built ins & parlor w/ FP on main level. 3 BR on 2nd fl & 3 more BR on 3rd fl. Large rooms, high ceilings, beautiful wood floors, in very desirable Dixon Hill area of Mt Washington. Walking distance to the Village, light rail & Whole Foods. 3 zone CAC. Guest house can bring in extra income or great for an au pair. Selling "as is" but in great condition. Property does have a conservation easement. Must see to truly appreciate. $699,000 ACTIVE


6 Beds 4 Baths 4,891 SqFt 1.230 Acres

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co Realtors

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! $625,000 ACTIVE


4 Beds 3 Baths 3,168 SqFt 0.500 Acres

Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

Rarely available location in Mount Washington witha view of Western Run Park, this contemporary home, surrounded by nature, has a huge lot totaling .41 acres. It maintains all the original charm the architect intended with plenty of room for your personal touch. Hardwood floors, a wall of windows and a full bathroom for each bedroom makes this a stand out. This house could be easily converted to a multi family home or a separate in law suite. Extremely convenient to downtown, I-83 and all the shopping and restaurants Mt. Washington has to offer. Bring your Eames lounge chair and enjoy a view unmatched in Mt. Washington! $550,000 ACTIVE


3 Beds 3 Baths 2,940 SqFt 0.410 Acres

Listing courtesy of Next Step 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


4 Beds 4 Baths 2,100 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Listing courtesy of Monument Sotheby's International Realty

Meticulously maintained Mt Washington home on wooded-corner lot of a quiet street.  First floor welcomes you with an open floor plan and easy flow between foyer, den (with working wood burning fireplace), living room, dining room, and eat-in kitchen, which opens onto a spacious deck.  Also features a powder room and a mud room, which leads into a two-car garage.  Second floor holds master suite, along with three other generous-size bedrooms and another full bathroom.  Beautiful natural light throughout.  Large basement provides copious storage space and is roughed out for an additional bathroom.  Efficient heating system, 2012 roof, 2014 heat pump, 2018 exterior and interior painting.  Mature plantings abound in the more than quarter-acre yard.  Excellent location, walk-able to community pool and restaurants in Mt Washington Village, 5 minutes to Whole Foods, quick access to downtown, 83, 695, and light rail.  Original owners/builders of this wonderful home have truly loved it - now it is your turn. $479,000 ACTIVE


4 Beds 3 Baths 2,534 SqFt 0.360 Acres

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Truly incredible home available for a lucky buyer. Everything has been done for you. All you need to do is move in. Large and lovely Mt Washington home with 6 bedrooms, 3 full and one half bath. Relaxing front porch and award winning garden, plus a boce court, potting shed and beautiful in ground pool. The kitchen is inspiring with it's size, storage, and sunny eat in area. Grand living room leads to spacious dining room. Bonus sunroom overlooks the fenced pool. The basement has been transformed into a highly usable working space with separate rooms off the main area. New boiler, new tankless water, newly painted, new main water line, new plumbing, new windows. Now we need a new buyer! Easy to show. Selling "as is" but in fabulous condition. NO FOR SALE SIGN on property. $475,000 ACTIVE


6 Beds 4 Baths 3,040 SqFt 0.440 Acres

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co Realtors

Beautiful sun filled center-hall Dutch colonial located in historic Mt. Washington, situated on a corner lot at Greenspring Ave and Everton Rd and fronting on Everton Rd. Original charm with modern touches, hardwood floors and built ins with recessed lighting and modern amenities ~ this house is perfect for entertaining. The large living room has a wood burning fireplace and built in bookcases - sitting and reading a book never felt so good. The dining room is elegant with chair rails and the original light fixture. The updated gourmet kitchen features stainless steel appliances, gas stove, and quartz counter-tops with what looks like flecks of gold. There is also room for a table. The 2nd floor boasts 4 bedrooms and a bathroom. The third floor features a versatile master suite or extra family room depending on your needs, with an updated en suite bath that has a separate shower and soaking tub. A large deck located off of the kitchen ~ is the perfect spot to sip coffee or get to grilling. The home has a spacious shaded side yard on one side and a spacious, versatile, and bright detached studio/office space on the other. And your four-legged family members will love the separate play-space out back. There is plenty of street parking, but also a parking pad located behind the studio. The basement has been partially finished so you can have a man cave, playroom, craft area, whatever you need with a ~ bath for convenience. Freshly painted and move-in-ready! This house has everything you are looking for. Near to everything Mount Washington has to offer including a Blue Ribbon school, community pool, hospitals, shopping, and restaurants. Come see it ~ it is waiting for its new owner! $439,000 ACTIVE


5 Beds 3 Baths 2,304 SqFt 0.180 Acres

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Legacy

Rare and wonderful 5BR/2.5BA Mid-Century Modern gem tucked on a hill in the private cul-de-sac of Eastcliff Drive in idyllic Mount Washington. Green roof above the adobe-style sunroom addition off of the vintage eat-in kitchen. This serene home offers spacious rooms, an inviting floorplan and so much to love. A rare find! Mt. Washington Schools. $424,900 ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT


5 Beds 3 Baths 2,220 SqFt 0.460 Acres

Listing courtesy of Cummings & Co Realtors

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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 0.490 Acres

Listing courtesy of Lipman Frizzell and Mitchell

Turn-of-the Century Victorian character & charm abound in this newly renovated duplex offering gorgeous new baths, abundant nat'l light & generous rm sizes. Gourmet Kit w/ granite counters & ss applcs. MBR w/ walk-in closet & luxury marble bath w shower & tub. Unparalleled outdoor space: covered front porch, picnic patio & HUGE fenced rear yard! Incredible location in the heart of Mt Washington! $2,000 ACTIVE


4 Beds 2 Baths 1,670 SqFt 0.130 Acres

Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty

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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.