For Sale in Moscow

 - Dec 8, 2007   Updated: Apr 7 2011
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This four-story house designed like a huge Fabergé egg is for sale in Moscow. It is listed at $10 Million. It is located on Ulitsa Mashkova in a historic area of the city, which also has elite modern apartments. The house has never been lived in and only recently completed. It has been featured in Russian architectural journals.

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