Ancestral Hall and house clusters of the Chen Family (陈氏宗祠与陈氏民居) are located at Zhengying Village of Baoxiu Town, Shiping County, the buildings were constructed in 1927 by Chen Heting, who was the jinshi ( a successful candidate in the Imperial Examination) of the Qing Dynasty.

Consisting 3 compounds, the buildings are noted for their elaborate woodcarvings and elite architectural feat and have been registered as a key site of historical relics for national-level protection.

Ancestral Hall and house clusters of the Chen Family

Ancestral-Hall-and-house-clusters-of-the-Chen-Family

Images: qq

Subscribe to China Underground and get all the latest updates

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Avatar
China-Undergroundhttp://china-underground.com
CinaOggi.it and China-underground.com are two websites focused on China and Chinese culture. The site includes thousands of articles on this country structured in categories: news, trends, economy, history, art, guides, literature , pictures gallery, videos and Chinese cinema.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.