An architectural monument in late-Art Nouveau style, a sixth-floor apartment house, built by the order of count M. P.Tolstoy.
The project was completed by architect Lidval, who was a creator of the famous hotel "Astoria". Three courtyards of the house form a complex configuration – a kind of "street" with a very picturesque and cinematic view. This house has become extremely popular. In the Soviet time artists and writers lived here in this house.
The route will get you acknowledged with the places in Saint Petersburg that have become the scenery for «The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson».
- Address: Saint Petersburg, Fontanka embankment, 54