Pen Lucy ZIP codes: 21218
Pen Lucy is a surprisingly large neighborhood on the York Road / Greenmount Avenue corridor in North Baltimore. Many housing styles are represented, from swell-front duplexes to Victorians to brick rowhomes. One row of homes on Belgian Avenue has particularly beautiful roof pediments. Mullan Park on Old York Road features a community playground, and the Springfield Woods forest located on the north side of the neighborhood is being preserved and restored by residents group (The Friends of the Springfield Woods). Within Pen Lucy’s boundaries are a small retail district along Old York Road, many churches including the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, and several apartment complexes.
Jordan SherpaPen Lucy
- Baltimore Resident For 9 Years
What I love most about my neighborhood
I love everything about Baltimore. I was born here! I love the city parks, the food, the free transit. I love the music, arts and bookstores. I love that people are friendly and helpful.
What brought me here
I back to Baltimore to teach and write.