Mt Vernon

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About Mt Vernon

Mt. Vernon was George Washington's home, has the first Washington Monument, and is an exceptionally well-preserved, historic neighborhood. 19th century brick row homes and stately manors line the cobblestone streets, making you feel like you've stepped back in time. In addition to the charm and character of this area, it's also a major cultural center of Baltimore.

Quick Facts

Current Prices: $165,000 to $1,500,000

Closed Prices: $40,000 to $740,000

Median Sale Price: $150,000

Average $ per sq ft: $177

Association Fee Ranges: $0/quarter, $350, $0, $0/mo

Type: Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single-Family Home

Age: 1810 to 2007

Sq. Ft.: 1810 to 2007 Sq. Ft.

Bedrooms: 0 to 9 Bedrooms

Bathrooms: 0 to 11 Bathrooms

Getting Around Mt Vernon

Around Mt Vernon

The choice of where to settle in Mt. Vernon depends on your cultural tasks. The middle of the neighborhood puts you close to museums, library and other attractions, while the northwest corner is excellent for medical professionals wanting easy access to Maryland General Hospital. The houses throughout the neighborhood might look centuries old outside, but inside they're often renovated into luxury units with modern amenities.

Start your day with brunch at a local café. If its September, stop by The Baltimore Book Festival. If not, one of the local used book stores or libraries do the trick. A visit to the park in west Mt. Vernon caps off your active adventure before a delicious dinner to cap the evening.

Your Friday night starts out with you choosing between a symphony at the Peabody Conservatory or Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, taking in a theater show at CenterStage, or enjoying one of the many events at the Walters Art Museum. The creative people who live in Mt. Vernon are often out making art, playing music, and showing off their craft. Once you work up an appetite, have a fun food experience at one of the fine dining restaurants in the area. A creative cocktail from one of the local skilled mixologists rounds out the night.

Mt. Vernon attracts a wide mix of people, so you'll see everyone from young artists to families calling this neighborhood their home. It's walkable and dog-friendly, so there are lots of people out with their furry friends on nice days. Tourists also frequent this area to visit the Walters Art Museum, Peabody Library, or the many other cultural institutions surrounding the Washington Monument.

Mt. Vernon has a diverse culinary scene that consistently attracts exciting chefs and concepts into the neighborhood. The Mt. Vernon Marketplace food hall consolidates much of this talent, featuring lovingly crafted dishes ranging from West African cuisine to the traditional Maryland crab cake. Local restaurants, cafes, pubs, and bars are full of varied offerings such as pizza, Thai, and other trendy selections.

Locals Love

  • Historic architecture and housing
  • Variety of cultural attractions
  • Variety of restaurants

Locals Don't Love

  • Parking
  • Tourists
  • Traffic

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