"Historic Mount Vernon" Park-View Condominium Unit

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Listing Details

Sold Price
$122,000
Auction Date
Auction Time
12:15 PM
Address
14 E. Mount Vernon Place, Unit 203, Baltimore, MD, 21201
County
Baltimore City
Neighborhood
Mount Vernon
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Real Estate Auction

 HISTORIC MOUNT VERNON
On Mount Vernon Square Park
 

 

ONE BEDROOM
PARK-VIEW CONDOMINIUM UNIT

"Carroll House Condominium"

 


 

Sale on Premises
14 E. MOUNT VERNON PLACE
- UNIT 203 -

(a/k/a unit number 17)
Between 700 N. Charles Street and St. Paul Street
Baltimore City, Maryland 21201

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2009
AT 12:15 P.M.

Suggested Opening Bid: $50,000


        NOTE: The information contained herein has been obtained from sources deemed reliable and believed to be accurate. However, no express or implied warranty is made as to the accuracy of these representations. All dimensions and acreage contained herein are more or less.

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS:

Historic Mount Vernon is often considered the cultural and historic center of Baltimore City, and an historic cornerstone of the State of Maryland. Art museums, theaters, restaurants and boutiques, along with a savvy, chic and intellectual resident population, make Mount Vernon an intriguing and engaging place to live. Transportation access abounds, including Penn Station, light rail service, bus service, the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83), I-95 and Route 40. Even better, area amenities, large-scale employers, schools and universities are within walking distance. Nearby employers include the Maryland State departments located at State Center, Baltimore City Government, The Baltimore Sun, Aegon, Agora Publishing and the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Close-by schools and universities include the University of Maryland at Baltimore, University of Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University, The Peabody Conservatory of Music and MICA. Life on the park includes any number of yearly events, including the “Monumental Occasion” Washington Monument lighting, Baltimore Book Festival, Flowermart, WTMD First Thursday Concerts, as well as other events and artistic endeavors promulgated by Peabody Conservatory students, MICA students and other local musicians and artists. The aesthetics of the park, including well manicured landscapes and sculpture gardens, are right outside your window and front door.

Photos of auction property
PARK - ACROSS THE STREET    VIEW ACROSS THE PARK
EAST END of PARK    WASHINGTON MONUMENT    SOUTH END of PARK
WEST END of PARK    NORTH END of PARK
 

For directions from your location, visit: maps.google.com

 

BUILDING:

The Carroll House Condominium is comprised of 12 and 14 E. Mount Vernon Place, overlooking the east side of Mount Vernon Park. The buildings are believed to have been constructed c. 1900, and were converted to condominiums in 1985. There are a total of 23 units in the buildings, ranging in size from just under 700 square feet to over 2,100 square feet. The condominium is managed by Wallace H. Campbell & Co., Inc.

14 E. Mount Vernon Place is a four-story brick semi-detached building featuring: covered portico with ionic columns and dentil molding; tall wooden, double-hung windows with varying pediments and decorative details; roof fascia with dentil molding; dual secured entry; common lobby with high ceilings and good light; elevator; and common mail area.

Photos of auction property
DOORWAY DETAIL    ENTRY DOORWAY    DOORWAY DETAIL   
HALLWAY DETAIL    STAIRWELL DETAIL    MAILBOXES

 

UNIT:

Unit 203, known as unit number 17 in the tax records, is a third floor unit with views of East Mount Vernon Park, and contains 812 square feet. Tall windows offer great natural light, as well as stunning architectural detail. Other features include 12' ceiling heights, a fireplace with marble mantle, chair rail molding and hardwood floors. The unit is arranged as follows: entry foyer; galley kitchen with adjacent breakfast area; large, open living room with fireplace and mantle; ceramic tile bath; hall laundry closet with stacking washer-dryer combo; and bedroom with walk-in closet.

Photos of auction property
LIVING ROOM    FIREPLACE    KITCHEN    BEDROOM    BATH    LAUNDRY   
VIEW OF THE MONUMENT    VIEW OF THE PARK    UNIT PLAT

The property is currently rented for $950/month to a Peabody Conservatory student on a month to month lease. The tenant has expressed her intent to vacate the property at the conclusion of the academic year in May, 2010. The seller has indicated that the tenant, who has resided in the property for several years, has never been late with a payment. Purchasers shall make their own arrangements regarding the tenant.

 

REAL ESTATE TAXES

2009 published real estate taxes are $4,482, based on a full value assessment of $188,332.

 

CONDOMINIUM or HOMEOWNER ASSOC

Condominium fee: $257.51 per month.

Condominium documents are available by email.  Please email rachel@ajbillig.com or call 410-752-8440 to request a copy.

 

TITLE

In fee simple, sold free and clear of all liens. Deed liber FMC 408, folio 405.

 

INSPECTION TIME

- Open House: Thursday, December 3 at 12:00 noon.  Please RSVP by calling the office of the Auctioneer: 410-752-8440 or email: rachel@ajbillig.com

- One hour prior to the auction.

 

TERMS OF SALE

Deposit payable by certified or cashier's check of $7,500 will be required of the purchaser at time and place of sale.  The deposit shall be increased to 10% of the purchase price within 24 hours at the office of the Auctioneers.  Balance to be paid in cash within 45 days. If payment of the balance does not take place within the specified time, the deposit will be forfeited and the property may be resold at the risk and expense of the defaulting purchaser. Interest to be charged on the unpaid purchase money, at the rate of 12% per annum, from date of sale to date of settlement.  Taxes, condominium fees and all other public charges and assessments, payable on an annual basis, including sanitary and/or metropolitan district charges, if any, to  be adjusted for the current year to date of sale and assumed thereafter by the purchaser. Condominium documents are available for inspection at the office of the Auctioneers.  The purchaser waives their right of rescission as provided by Maryland Law.  The property will be sold in "AS IS" condition, without express or implied warranty as to the nature and description of the improvements as contained herein; and subject to easements, agreements, "The Carroll House Condominium"  association by-laws, restrictions or covenants of record affecting same, if any. Purchaser assumes risk of loss from the date of sale forward.  If the Seller is unable to convey good and marketable title, the purchaser's sole remedy in law or equity shall be limited to the refund of the deposit.  Upon refund of the deposit this sale shall be null and void and of no effect, and the purchaser shall have no further claim against the Seller or Auctioneer. The purchaser agrees to waive the right of inspection for lead paint as provided under current Federal and State Law.  Recordation costs, transfer taxes and all costs incidental to settlement to be paid by the purchaser. TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE. 


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