27-29, Mokhovaya St.
Object address: 27-29, Mokhovaya St.
Date of operation: July, 2011.
Air temperature +27ºC.
Relative air humidity: 73%.
Customer: Saint Petersburg Government Establishment “Customer’s Directorate on restoration works on historical and cultural monuments”
Address: Saint Petersburg, 1, Lomonosov sq.
General contractor: Vologda restoration company, Ltd.
The product of Mendeleev Ltd. used at the object with a nontreated window frame on the background
Old Paint Remover SP-67, grade A
The building’s historical background.
Architects: N.L. Benua (main part of the dwelling space), N.D. Prokofiev (interior decoration and lattice design)
Year of construction: 1897-1899
In 1740-1750s the building belonged to Jägermeister office.
In 1740s the right part of the lot belonged to brothers Giovanni and Ignatio Rossi.
In 1772 they sold the lot to Anna Karlovna Vorontsova.
In 1780 the neighboring empty lot was granted to major F.M. Tolstoi, at the same time he bought the yard of late Vorontsova and the houses No.27 and 29 became joined.
In 1781 the house was sold by A.K. Vorontsova to P.M. Skavronsky.
From 1814 to 1819 it belonged to Viktor Pavlovich Kochubey.
In 1836 the house passed to manufacturer I.A. Maltsev.
Since 1870s a girls’ classic school was located here.
In 1897 the plot was sold to the ‘Rossia’ insurance company.
In 1910 the left part of the building was occupied by the Bulgarian embassy.
After 1917 the quarters of eminent tenants were turned into communal flats.
The article was written by Nikita Pavlyuchenko and Anton Alekseev Pictures by Nikita Pavlyuchenko.