Former Residence of Deng Xiaoping
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|Former Residence of Deng Xiaoping|
|Type||Traditional folk houses|
|Architectural style||Chinese architecture|
|Location||Xiexing Town, Guang'an District, Guang'an, Sichuan|
|Owner||Government of Guang'an|
|Floor area||833.4 m2 (8,971 sq ft)|
The Former Residence of Deng Xiaoping (simplified Chinese: 邓小平故居; traditional Chinese: 鄧小平故居; pinyin: Dèng Xiǎopíng Gùjū) built in the late Qing dynasty (1644–1911). It is located in Paifang Village of Xiexing Town, Guang'an District, Guang'an City, Sichuan Province, in the People's Republic of China. It has a building area of about 833.4 m2 (8,971 sq ft), embodies buildings such as the old houses, the statue of Deng Xiaoping, the Dezheng Place (德政坊), the Cultural relics Exhibition Hall, the Hanlin Yard (翰林院子).
In the late Qing dynasty (1644–1911), the house was built by Deng Xiaoping's great-grandfather Deng Xinzao (邓心早) and grandfather Deng Keda (邓克达).
In July 1997, it was listed as a National Patriotic Education Base by the Propaganda Department of the Communist Party of China.
On 25 June 2001, it was listed as a "Major Historical and Cultural Site Protected at the National Level" by the State Council of China.