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About This Listing

Great location two blocks from Johns Hopkins Homewood campus, short 10 minute walk to fun Hampden restaurants, tucked into quiet Wyman Park!

This is a guest room on the second floor of our urban farmhouse, built in the 1880s from wood salvaged from barns taken down to build the Hopkins campus! The room has a double bed and a desk. There are two full bathrooms in the home and you will have the one near this bedroom to yourself (the shower was installed after the photos were taken). Please enjoy use of fresh towels, linens, and toiletries.

Enjoy a simple breakfast with coffee and tea by the west-facing windows overlooking the park. Laundry facilities, wi-fi, cable TV (TV is available in the finished basement) are available for guests. We also have a wide selection of books from local history tomes to Latin American poetry.

We are DC natives but we love Baltimore and recommend fun things to do in walking distance, especially in nearby Hampden, with its famous shops and restaurants.

Wyman Park is great for runners and walkers, and it connects to a reservoir and historic park with more scenic running trails!

How to get around?

--Walk to the Baltimore Museum of Art and JHU Homewood in 5 minutes.
--The JHU shuttle takes you to Mount Vernon and the medical campus is about a 12 minute walk.
--Ride one of our bikes to the train station to get to DC or anywhere on the Northeast Regional line
-Come by taxi from the train station for about $6.
-Park on the street opposite our house

**Please note to guests coming from out of town: MegaBus does NOT stop in Baltimore City, and it will be extremely difficult to get to the city from their stop in White Marsh which is a ~40 minute drive outside Baltimore. Consider coming by Amtrak, Greyhound, Bolt or other buses that stop in the city.**

The most historic house in the neighborhood, our place is full of wonderful quirks: Gorgeous original hardwood floors, tin ceilings, and lovely wood banisters. A gas fireplace in the dining room keeps things cozy in the winter, as does a wood furnace in the basement (we also have gas heat). We even have a well in the stone bathroom... We don't use it for water, but it keeps things cool in the summer!

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Urban farmhouse 2 blocks from JHU
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The Space
Bed type: Real Bed
Property type: House
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Pet Owner: Dog(s)

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Cleaning Fee: $20
Cancellation: Flexible

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1 night minimum stay
Urban farmhouse 2 blocks from JHU
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About the Host, Rose & Brian

Rose & Brian
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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