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Dom Sierot

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Hidden : 11/18/2011
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Geocache Description:

[PL] Dawny sierociniec w stylu neogotyckim.
[EN] Former orphanage in neo-Gothic style.


[PL] Przy ulicy Rakowieckiej pod numerem 21 wznosi sie ciekawy budynek w stylu neogotyckim. Jest to dawny Dom Sierot Dziewczat. Sierociniec wraz z budynkami gospodarczymi zostal wzniesiony dla Warszawskiego Towarzystwa Dobroczynnosci w latach 1899-1901 wedlug projektu architekta Wladyslawa Adolfa Kozlowskiego. . Czterokondygnacyjny gmach na planie z litery H, wybudowany z czerwonej cegly, choc dzis zaniedbany, nadal robi wrazenie. A jeszcze wieksze musial wywierac, na poczatku XX-wieku, kiedy to samotnie górowal nad wiejska wówczas okolica Mokotowa. Budowe Domu w znacznej czesci sfinansowal kupiec i filantrop Edward P. Czaban (1819-1897).
Po II-wojnie w budynku miescil sie dom malego dziecka, oraz Dom Dziecka Nr 4.

[EN] At 21 Rakowiecka street, stands a interesting building in the neo-Gothic style - it is a former Girls Orphanage. Orphanage and the outbuildings had been erected for the Warsaw Charitable Society in the years 1899-1901 by the architect Adolf Wladyslaw Kozlowski. Four-storey building on the plan with the letter H, built of red brick, though now neglected, is still impressive. Four-storey building on the plan with the letter H, built of red brick, though now neglected, is still impressive. And an even greater need to exercise, at the beginning of the twentieth century, when alone towered above the rural areas of Mokotów.

After the Second-war in the building was located House Early Childhood and Children's Home No. 4,

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[PL] Zntarglpmal. Gemrpvr "mrorexb" bq qbyh

[EN] Zntargvp. Guveq "fgevc" sebz gur obggbz

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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