Kajtaz house

Kajtaz house is in the street of the same name and it is probably built at the end of 16th or at the beginning of the 17th century. Its original form has been preserved. The house belongs to town dwelling architecture, and it is the most beautiful living complex built in Turkish times, with separate houses for men and women. High walls protect it from strong sunshine and from people from the outside looking in. Valuable carpets can be seen on the floors of large rooms, and numerous books in Arabic have been preserved. It is made of stone and wood.

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  • Address: Gaše Ilića 21
  • Place: Mostar
  • Canton: HNC
  • Mobile: +387 061 483 640
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Responsible person: Anes Kajtaz
  • Description of age and style:

    16th century, Ottoman / Herzegovinian style