outbuilding kitchen - Yin Yu Tang, Huang Cun, China

Yin Yu Tang had three kitchens, each of which was its own out-building. By removing the kitchens from the main house, the threat of fire was reduced. It also reduced the heat that was introduced to the living spaces in this sub-tropical climate.

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  • Photo Credit: Cory Trembath Rouillard

    Recreated out-building kitchen. Originally in Huang Cun, China. (Reassembled in Salem, MA, US)