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Luxury Ralph Lauren-Inspired Townhouses Hit The Market in Moscow

GALERIE / Summer 2017

The residences occupy a storied stretch of the Russian capital

The flamboyant interiors that flourished in post–Soviet Russia have gradually given way to a fresher, more restrained approach to decor. Moscow’s latest luxury real-­estate offering—a set of limestone Beaux Arts–style townhouses aptly named Noble Row—eschews flash for a timeless, sophisticated look. The surprise element is in the development’s backstory: The six newly built residences, located in a tranquil lane just off historic Ostozhenka Street (the city’s Golden Mile), were inspired by American style icon Ralph Lauren.

Upper East Side, Moscow: The Noble Row Townhouses

DEPARTURES / April 21, 2017

A steadfast devotee of all things Ralph Lauren uses architecture to make his point in the Russian capital.

On a quiet city street, opposite a leafy neighborhood park, picture six grand row houses in warm-hued limestone, their arched entrances flanked by cast-iron lanterns. We might be in Paris, but there’s something just a little eclectic about the architecture, a restrained remix of European styles ranging from Italian Baroque to the English neoclassicism of the Georgian period. It recalls the work of New York architects such as Richard Morris Hunt and Charles McKim, who applied lessons learned at Paris’s famed Ecole des Beaux-Arts to a string of Upper East Side mansions, public buildings, and Belle Epoque townhouses from around 1880 to 1915.

Interior from the cover: American-style residence in Moscow

Architecture Digest/ April 21, 2017

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A steadfast devotee of all things Ralph Lauren uses architecture to make his point in the Russian capital.

On a quiet city street, opposite a leafy neighborhood park, picture six grand row houses in warm-hued limestone, their arched entrances flanked by cast-iron lanterns. We might be in Paris, but there’s something just a little eclectic about the architecture, a restrained remix of European styles ranging from Italian Baroque to the English neoclassicism of the Georgian period. It recalls the work of New York architects such as Richard Morris Hunt and Charles McKim, who applied lessons learned at Paris’s famed Ecole des Beaux-Arts to a string of Upper East Side mansions, public buildings, and Belle Epoque townhouses from around 1880 to 1915.

Made in Russia. Couture development

RBC TV / March 6, 2018

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Return to the Motherland

RBC Press Center / February 27, 2018

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Over the past 20 years, many of our compatriots have changed their country of residence and successfully settled abroad. For various different reasons, of course. Sometimes for pretty sound reasons. Until recently, life in bustling New York City, prim London or romantic Paris was considered much more comfortable than in Moscow.