33.3 – House with Chimaeras

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Also known as Gorodetsky House, located across the Presidential Office. The Chimaera does not refer to chimaera of mythology, but to an architectural style which animal figures are applied as decorative elements.

The architect, Vladislav Gorodetsky, built this house in 1901-1902 with the intent for it to be an apartment. Now, this house has been used as a presidential residence.

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