Original Northwood is a neighborhood within Baltimore, Maryland.
Original Northwood offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of Baltimore are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Lastly, although the neighborhood does not contain any public green spaces, parks are especially well-situated in nearby neighborhoods, resulting in them being easy to get to from a large number of locations within the neighborhood.
The main housing types in Original Northwood are single detached homes and townhouses. This area has quite a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in Original Northwood while the remainder are rented. The homes in this neighborhood are very old, because about 90% of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built 1960.
It is especially easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in Original Northwood. Additionally, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of choices. With regards to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from any location in this area.
A majority of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in places that are reasonably conducive to walking; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Despite the fact that the bicycling infrastructure is fairly good, it is at times challenging to commute by bike in this area as cyclists are faced with a significant amount of elevation changes. The public transit system in Original Northwood is sometimes poor. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighborhood, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. In contrast, Original Northwood is reasonably car friendly. Finding a parking spot is quite easy.