139 W Lafayette Ave Baltimore, MD 21217
  • Sold
  • Duplex Triplex

139 W Lafayette Ave Baltimore, MD 21217 Get directions

$425,000 $175/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,424 Sq. ft.
  • Stylevictorian, colonial_revival
  • Age 160 Years
  • MLS# MDBA438222
  • Listed 1 Year 5 Months 12 Days Ago


Price reflects the need for cosmetic updates to kitchen and baths. Sold As-Is. 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.



  • Bedrooms: 3


  • Disposal
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Washer
  • Water Heater


  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1

Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Carpet
  • Chair Railings
  • Crown Moldings
  • Floor Plan - Traditional
  • Formal/Separate Dining Room
  • Intercom
  • Kitchen - Galley
  • Kitchen - Gourmet
  • Stain/Lead Glass
  • Walk-in Closet(s)
  • Wood Floors
  • Window Treatments
  • Basement

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central A/C, Heat Pump(Cooling), Zoned Cooling
  • Heating Features: Hot Water

Garage and Parking

  • Parking Features: Rented/Permit Required, On Street

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

School Information


Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 7483.0
  • Source Listing Status: Closed
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Property Subtype: townhouse
  • Source Neighborhood: BOLTON HILL
  • Subdivision: BOLTON HILL
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2424
  • Year Built: 1860
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 2424
  • Property Age: 159
  • Levels or Stories: 3+
  • Structure Type: Twin/Semi-Detached
  • House Style: Colonial, Federal, Traditional, Victorian
  • Total Area Sqft: 2424

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
4 Mount Royal Elementary/Middle School PK-8 0.1 mi
NA Booker T. Washington Middle School 6-8 0.4 mi
2 Renaissance Academy School 9-12 0.4 mi
2 Stadium School 6-8 1.8 mi
NA Bethel Christian Private School PK-5 0.5 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 139 W Lafayette Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-05-15 Sold - - BrightMLS
2019-03-01 Listed $425,000 $175 BrightMLS
2018-11-17 Listing removed $0 BrightMLS
2018-10-30 Price Changed $425,000 $175 BrightMLS
2018-09-20 Listing removed $459,900 $189 BrightMLS
2018-09-20 Listed $449,000 $185 BrightMLS
2018-09-06 Price Changed $459,900 $189 BrightMLS
2018-08-18 Price Changed $470,000 $193 BrightMLS
2018-06-26 Price Changed $485,000 $200 BrightMLS
2018-04-26 Listed $499,000 $205 BrightMLS

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.