5701 Roland Avenue Baltimore, MD
$ 1,200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#MDBA545256
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityBaltimore
  • NeighborhoodROLAND PARK NORTH
  • Zip21210
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1889
  • Taxes20277
  • Price$ 1,200,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage7500
  • Lot Size0.85 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Alex Cooper Auctioneers, Inc.
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

This classic, historic Charles Barber “Grand Victorian” estate provides the perfect blend of character & charm for only the most sophisticated and tasteful buyer. You can see why historians confirm how this class of Barber Victorians were the inspirations for many Christmas cards; a rare notoriety that lends a sense of nostalgia. Close to the finest educational institutions and historic landmarks, this cinematic and elegantly presented Queen Anne Style Victorian is complete with modern updates and replete with gothic pillars, French chandelier, Tiffany-style stained glass throughout, carved balustrades, and the most-expensive wood, Snakewood, crafted into the many fireplaces and floorings. The previous owner’s relationship with Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte’s estate, brother of Napoleon, may explain the later addition of the priceless French chandelier and cherubs. On the main floor, double pocket doors make it possible to create a variety of open and expansive spaces for a quiet refuge, or for entertaining guests, with each room expressing its own unique, artisan patterns crafted into the flooring. It has 5 bedrooms on the 2nd floor, and the two “in-law” apartments on the 3rd floor, also useful for guests or older college-age children (complete with a separate entrance to the outside). This was one of the first half-dozen houses in Roland Park (the model residential community cited by Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. at the Harvard School of Design), and the first to have gas and electric lines installed. Several high-profile business leaders owned the house including Robert J. Hamill, one of the first investors who developed elegant Roland Park. A stroll down the street reveals other remarkable well-preserved Victorian mansions, and children can walk to several of the top Private Schools in the country (Bryn Mawr is just over the wooden pedestrian bridge 400 feet away!). Being less than 10 minutes to the Amtrak Station makes commuting to NYC or Washington, DC highly convenient. “Collateral Analytics” in January 2021 estimated the house valuation at $1,362,000

Price History
3/31/2021 Listed $1,200,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Microwave, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Aluminum Siding, Combination, Stone
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C, Zoned
Days on Market 12
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air, Radiator, Zoned
Interior Features Attic, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting
Legal Subdivision Ward 27
Levels 3
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway, Circular Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es), Deck(s), Wrap Around
Possession 31-60 Days CD, Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 160.0
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Security Features Main Entrance Lock
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name ROLAND PARK NORTH
Tax Annual Amount 20277.9
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 7500
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Other, Connecting Stairway, Interior Access, Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 5
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 8
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Fireplace - Glass Doors, Mantel(s), Screen
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Upper Floor
Living Area 7500
Room Type Living Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Basement, Foyer, 2nd Stry Fam Rm, Great Room, Other
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 8
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Lot Size Acres 0.85
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 36999.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking Driveway, Off Street, On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
2nd Stry Fam Rm Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Basement Lower 1 Flooring - Concrete
Bedroom 2 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3 Upper 1 Flooring - Carpet
Bedroom 4 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Family Room Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Foyer Main Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood
Great Room Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Kitchen Main Flooring - HardWood
Living Room Main Flooring - HardWood
Other Main Flooring - HardWood
Primary Bedroom Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Primary Bedroom Upper 1 Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood
Sitting Room Main Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 21210

AVG $1.74M
AVG $24,802
AVG 70
Year Built
AVG 1939
AVG 49
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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