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The House of Antov - House of Pasqual Papadaty

Situated on Dzambaz hill, this house was built in the middle of the 19th c. by Pasqual Papadati, a merchant of balms and goods from Vienna, orthodox Albanian, originating from Epirus (a geographical and historical region now shared between Greece and Albania). Pasqual Papadati arrived to Plovdiv in 1830 and built his house by 1850. In 1898 it escaped being burnt by a fire that consumed several nei…