Tjong A Fie Mansion

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Tjong A Fie Mansion
Rumah Tjong A Fie
張阿輝 故居
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Front view of the mansion
Tjong A Fie Mansion
General information
Architectural style Peranakan architecture
Town or city Medan
Sumatera Utara
Country Indonesia
Design and construction
Architect(s) Colonial
the mansion (1930) COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Het woonhuis van een Chinese kapitein in Medan TMnr 60030694.jpg
the mansion (1930)

Tjong A Fie Mansion (traditional Chinese : 耀 故居 ; simplified Chinese : 耀 故居 ; pinyin :Zhāng Yàoxuān Gùjū) is a Dutch colonial-style two-story mansion in Medan, North Sumatra, built by Tjong A Fie (18601921) a Hakka merchant who came to own much of the land in Medan through his plantations, later becoming 'Majoor der Chineezen' (leader of the Chinese') in Medan and constructing the Medan-Belawan railway.

Tjong A Fie is said to be related to Cheong Fatt Tze, who built the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion in Penang, Malaysia.

The building is constructed in Chinese-European-Art Deco style, and was completed in 1900. Although it has been stated in some sources to have been modeled on the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion in Penang, Malaysia, that mansion was not completed until 1904.

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