Chen Tian-lai Residence

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Coordinates: 25°05′38.8″N 121°32′52.6″E / 25.094111°N 121.547944°E / 25.094111; 121.547944

Chen Tian-lai Residence
General information
TypeFormer house
LocationDatong, Taipei, Taiwan

The Chen Tian-lai Residence (Chinese: 陳天來故居; pinyin: Chéntiānlái gùjū) is a former house in Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan.


The house was built in the 1920s as the residence of Chen Tian-lai, a wealthy tea merchant at that time. Currently the house is jointly owned by more than 30 people. [1]


The house was constructed with Baroque architecture style. It has a grandiose facade. There is a pond at its backyard.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Liao, George (23 November 2017). "Taipei historic site becomes a ghost house due to lack of maintenance". Taiwan News. Retrieved 28 November 2017.