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Three historical houses in Iran from Qajar and Pahlavi era

Three historical houses in Iran from Qajar and Pahlavi era

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Colonel Iraj's historical house in Iran (Khaneye sarhang Iraj) is one of the most beautiful historical mansions dating back to the Qajar era. Colonel Iraj's house were used for filming in recent years. Mom's guest film is its last example. This historical luxury house in Iran is now registered as one of Iran's national monuments.

Colonel Iraj's first homeowner is unknown, but according to documents presented, Colonel Iraj has recently been the owner since the first and second Pahlavi time, his family and heirs continued to take care of this historical guest house in Iran until Islamic revolution. After that this luxury house accommodation in Iran was sold to Mr. moshtaqi. Then it was sold to Mr. Shams in. During the filing of Colonel Iraj's house file, experts said the owner was determined to demolish the building. However, the building was listed on the National Heritage List.

In the case files of the historic house attributed to Colonel Iraj, the name of Mirza Aqa Khan is mentioned as the owner of this land. Mirza Aga Khan, based on the Safavi Fence Map of Musavi Kershish, the first Tehran map based on scientific extermination; was the owner of this area. In the following time, according to Nasseri Abdul Ghafar's fence map, this property was registered under the name of Mirza Zaki Khan Khui, which was more than a hundred years old.

During this time and after the evacuation of property over the past 5 years, various films and serials have been shot at the site, the latest of which is "Mom's Guest". At last, the cultural heritage of Tehran province started to take care and repair this beautiful historical house in Iran. Unfortunately, the historical door of this house was stolen in 2012.

Address: Sufiani alley, above Pamenar Mosque, Tehran, Iran

Alizadeh’s old house in Iran

Alizadeh's house is also one of the cultural monuments on the African street of Tehran. Engineer Alizadeh's historic home is among the bests architects of Tehran. His house was built about fifty years ago in the most sophisticated form on the five-store type during Pahlavi era on the hills of Elahieh Street. This historical house in Iran is important because of technicality of cultural and architectural values. Alizadeh's house was built with unique architecture from a geometric volume of 692 square meters with 986 square meters infrastructure on five floors. This house was registered in the National Heritage List and as a luxury tourist house in Iran. The owner used to have many guest in his place from abroad. His hospitality, helped him to have important people tour his historical tourist house as guests.

Alizadeh's historic home in Tehran was removed from the national register by the Administrative Justice Court in 2006, but this time the complaint was filed by someone else instead of the owner. Alizadeh Historical Monument Owner Complains about Administrative Justice Court Order, and After 5 Years that this house got out from National Heritage List, it has now become clear that a thieve has replaced Alizadeh with his administrative justice. In fact, the Administrative Justice Court has issued a ruling that the work has been withdrawn following an unrealized owner's complaint.

Address: No. 2, Africa Highway, Modarres Highway intersection, Golnaz Street, Tehran, Iran

Nasir Al-dowleh historic room

The Mirror Room of Nasir al-Dowleh House is related to the Qajar era and is located in Tehran. This work has been registered as one of Iran's national monuments on December 9, 2007. The Mirror Room of Nasir al-Dowleh House is one of the most beautiful rooms of this historical monument from Qajar era. This house is located in the historical context of the Oudlajan area. The main mansion has architectural spaces such as multiple porches, living and dining rooms, a water storage, stables, a crew, a yard and a central garden that gradually over time changed into several smaller and smaller independent residential units as well as neighborhood parks and Badr Primary School.

An important part of the house is currently located at the end of Shahid Modarres Alley, which is the main remaining part of the building. The entire interior and exterior of the house are covered with white stone and the old walls are hidden under the stone.

The property had different sites which a small part of the eastern front, has been converted into several independent residential units in the past. Central part has basement mirror room and bedroom. The main entrance is on the Marat alley, with a side entrance to the adjacent property where the old state and space are preserved and the entrance remains. The house now is accessible by a large metal door next to the old entrance. Upon entering on the small courtyard, there is a mirror room on the north side.

The mirror room of the house is the main part of the interior design of the house. Its interior dimensions are 1.5 meters. It is well-known on the interior surfaces of the delicately decorated plastering and mirroring room. It is therefore known as the Mirror Room. The room is composed of two parts, separated by a three-sided door. These parts of the room are colored and has Islamic designs, with delicate mirrors and geometric designs.  This room is built on the basement of the house and the floor is actually the basement ceiling.


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