Have a closer look at the art Nouveau building.
The renovation of the historic wooden Hauswald House in St. Petersburg has been completed. The house built on the Kamenny Island in 1898 is a fine example of the art Nouveau style in architecture.
Its romantic appearance and surroundings were an attraction for film makers, in the Soviet era it appeared on the screen more than once. Thus, it was filmed in the Russian TV version of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson.