|Former Residence of Zeng Guofan|
Frontal view of the Former Residence of Zeng Guofan.
|Type||Traditional folk houses|
|Location||Heye Town, Hunan|
|Owner||Government of Shuangfeng County|
|Material||Brick and wood|
|Floor area||10,000 m2 (110,000 sq ft)|
|Grounds||40,000 m2 (430,000 sq ft)|
The Former Residence of Zeng Guofan or Zeng Guofan's Former Residence (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ) was built in 1865. It is located in Heye Town, Shuangfeng County, Hunan, China. It includes the Banyue Pool (; 'half-moon pool'), gatehouse, main buildings, Qiuque Pavilion (), Guipu Pavilion (), Yifang Hall (), and Siyun Hall (), of which Siyun Hall was built by Zeng Guofan himself in 1857. Covering an area of more than 40,000 square metres (430,000 sq ft) with construction area of 10,000 square metres (110,000 sq ft), Fuhou Mansion, the most completely preserved rural marquis mansion in China, symmetrically distributes the buildings along a central axis with a scattered layout and open view that is large in scale and solemn in appearance.
The house was built in 1865, in the 4th year of Tongzhi period (1862–1875) in the Qing dynasty (1644–1911).
In 1996, it has been designated as a provincial key cultural unit.