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New Cultural Industrial Base to Be Built in Houhu Lake Scenic Area

Updated:2016-12-15 11:00:56

An aerial view of the Peach Blossom Island of the Houhu Lake Scenic Area of Changsha City taken on Dec. 13, 2016 shows the artistically-renovated Houhu Lake International Art Zone which was built on the basis of the original old warehouses, residential houses, and other old buildings.

  The Houhu Lake Scenic Area, with a total area of 2,110 mu (140 ha.), is one of the eight scenic spots of the Yuelu Mountain Scenic Area. It is now to be built into a cultural industrial base, whose phaseⅠproject covers a construction area of 16,000 square meters. The project will be implemented in accordance with the principle of "move without demolition in an overall development, where 50 original residences of local villagers will be retained with a unified design.