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The Cheshite Quarter in Smolyan

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It is an architectural complex of traditional houses and the oldest residential area in Smolyan’s Raykovo neighborhood. It presents various types of authentic houses from the 19th century. The ground level of a typical house in the area had an outer courtyard surrounded by stone walls that enclosed livestock and were also used for stacking firewood. A stairway lead from the courtyard to the floors above. On the upper floors, there usually was a window overlooking the floor below. This architectural feature was demanded by the small, narrow lots on which the houses were built.
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