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December 4, 2017

English Embassy Residence
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English Embassy Residence Neo-Gothic Building

The history of the building started in 1870th when the company “Kharitonenko and son,” the biggest  sugar manufacturer in Russia bought the property on the Sofiyskaya embarkment and used it as a warehouse and offices for a while. Ten years later Ivan Kcharitonenko applied for the permit to start a construction of a mansion. After getting it  ...

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