Kashan, a city over 7000 years old in Iran, is very well-know for its beautiful historic houses. These houses shine like dice on the ring of tourists’ monuments of the city and can attract almost every art lover and imaginative tourists from across the world.
These houses represent the unique and valubale architecture of Iran which have preserved their historical identity and flavor over time.
This City has a lot of historic traditional houses that we introduce some of the most famous and beautiful ones here;
One of the most beautiful monuments and architectural masterpieces of Kashan which is located at Sultan Amir Ahmad neighborhood in the old urban of Kashan and is almost 186 years old. It includes 3 inner, outer, and the room for crew which are decorated magnificently.
This 130-year-old beautiful building is located at Sultan Amir Ahmad neighborhood and dates back to Qajar era. The architecture of this house is among the greatest. This house has many similarities to Tabatabaei House. The reason of this similarity is that the son of Borujerdi family fell in love with the daughter of Tabatabaei family and proposed to her, but the girl’s father demanded a house like his house to be built for his beloved daughter.
The construction of this building which is located at Darb-e bagh neighborhood dates back to Qajar era. Its main parts are two Mirages, alcove, vestibule entrance, porch, summer and winter veranda and a wind-tower.
Ameri Historical House;
One of the biggest and most beautiful historic houses of Kashan is currently a 5-star hotel. Dating back to Zand dynasty, it has 80 rooms and 7 yards and the interesting point of this house among all the houses in Kashan is that it owns the highest wind-tower.
This historic house which has been turned into a beautiful residence is almost 400 years old and undoubtedly is one of the traditional treasures of Iranian architecture which is located in the historical context of Kashan.There is a stunning gallery on the second floor as well, which attracts the artists.
Abbasian House (The Historical Complex of Abbasian);
This complex is a collection of unsurpassed decorations and architecture of Iran. It included 5 yards and gardens, but each were sold separately after the death of its owner. It is over 190 years old and located at Sultan Amir Ahmad neighborhood. The architecture of this house is very especial and it is made of 2 parts separately for summer and winter.
Ehsan Historic House, Mortazavi Historic House, Khajeh al-Din House and many other historical residences are all located in Kashan.