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Heritage Building of Kolkata,
Esplanade Mansion after renovation in August2013.

Wow..! the renovated version looks even better. Kolkata is moving ahead...Unbelievable..Esplanade Mansion is an example of what little renovation of Colonial architecture can do to Kolkata.

A very beautiful building in the heart of the Kolkata is owned by LIC of India. LIC has its guest house here and some Rly.offices are located here.

Located just at the eastern gate of Governor House,Kolkata, Built by Jewish millionaire David Joseph Ezra in 1910, the Mansions are a rare example of Art Nouveau architecture in Calcutta. Architects: Martin & Co.
Taken on 5th August 2013.
Esplanade Mansion,West Bengal,India.

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  • Copyright: Ganesh Shaw (gkshaw) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 11] (8)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-08-05
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/2.8, 1/500 seconds
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  • Date Submitted: 2013-08-05 23:34
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