Mount Vernon, Baltimore. THE JENKINS MANSION, routinely cited as one of the most exquisite homes in Baltimore. Property is of unparalleled construction & detail with meticulous attention to preserving the home's historic integrity. Boasts 5 bedrooms, 4 full baths and two half baths with rare hardwoods above grade,gold leaf, marble fireplaces, lead glass windows, hand carved plasterwork,dining room paneled in Honduras mahogany. A breathtaking ornate living room leads to a private enclosed courtyard with an outdoor kitchen and tranquil fountains and gardens ideal for entertaining guests or just relaxing with the family. Gourmet kitchen with Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, granite counters, cherry cabinets with built in accent panel lighting, Wolf 6-burner gas oven range, stainless steel appliances. Hand painted mural on the wall above the stove transcends you to Italy while you prepare your favorite delicacies. A grand family room with wood burning fireplace, a parlor room used as a cigar room( back in the day) and a stately professional office with attached half bath & grand wood burning fireplace complete the main level,Luxurious master suite featuring a rare opal & lead stained glass window, marble fireplace, and huge walk-in custom built closet. Attached luxurious master bath with steam shower and Jacuzzi tub to help you unwind. Third level is functional for an au-pair or in-law suite featuring full kitchen and full bathroom with 2 separate bedrooms. Also great for guests, tenants or separate space for other family members. Mount Vernon is a neighborhood located just to the north of downtown Baltimore, Maryland. Designated a National Landmark Historic District and a city Cultural District, it is one of the city's oldest neighborhoods and originally was home to the city's most wealthy and fashionable families. The name derives from the Mount Vernon home of George Washington; the original Washington Monument, a massive pillar commenced in 1815 to commemorate the first president of the United States, is the defining feature of the neighborhood.The Baltimore City Planning Commission defines the neighborhood as being bound by Eager Street to the North, The Jones Falls Expressway (JFX) to the east, Franklin Street to the South, and Eutaw Street to the West. The Commission also considers the northern section to be the Midtown-Belvedere neighborhood after the Belvedere estate of John Eager Howard, the Revolutionary War patriot. The Inner Harbor is about half a mile south of Centre Street.