MLS® ID: MDBA438222
139 W LAFAYETTE AVENUE
BALTIMORE, Maryland, 21217 $425,000
Georgetown style townhouse in Historic Bolton Hill. This darling home is one of the oldest homes in Bolton Hill built circa 1850. Rarely found front yard to let loose your inner master gardener. Oozing with original details including beautiful wood floors, moldings, unique stained glass windows and mantels. Sweet little brick patio out back with space for intimate summer dinners with your fantastic neighbors. First floor has large entry hall, living room with wood burning fireplace and built-ins, dining room with gorgeous marble mantel and alcove, galley kitchen and powder room. Second floor has bedroom in the front with a wood burning fireplace and a large alcove room which could be a nursery, office, dressing room or a future en-suite bathroom. The rear of the second floor is the master suite with large walk-in closet, original mantel, en-suite spa master bath with double sinks, large soaking tub, separate shower and washer and dryer. Just beyond the master bath is an additional room which could be a dressing room, office, nursery or art studio. The third floor has one bedroom in the front with a large alcove room which could be a nursery, office, dressing room or future en-suite bathroom. The rear of the 3rd floor is currently used as a family room with a full bathroom. Originally it was a bedroom and could be easily converted to a bedroom again by the addition of one wall. There is also a large closet and an additional alcove space used as an office by the current owner with French door to the roof. Lots of potential to build a 3rd floor roof deck like the neighbors next door. The home has zoned central air conditioning, toasty radiator heat from a gas boiler on most levels with a heat pump which services part of the 2nd and 3rd floors along with baseboard heat in the rear second floor bedroom. Dry basement is good for a workshop or storage.Bolton Hill is a beautiful tree-lined neighborhood in the heart of Baltimore. Conveniently located near Penn Station for MARC Train DC Commuters, AMTRAK to Philly and NYC, Bolt Bus, 2 Light Rail Stops to BWI Airport, Hopkins Shuttle to both campuses, subway and I-83 to take you north or south. Close to area universities including MICA, U of Baltimore, Hopkins and Peabody. What do people like about Bolton Hill? Neighbors, community, soup nights, new neighbors party, Bolton Hill Improvement Association, Midtown Special Benefits District, Bolton Hill Swim & Tennis Club, Bolton Hill Nursery School, Mt. Royal Elementary, Midtown Academy, locally owned Pharmacy & Hardware Store, Cafes & Restaurants.