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 Kebaya House

Kebaya House

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Kebaya House is a traditional house of Betawi with a sloping-shield roof that is continued with a more sloping gable, especially in its terrace. The building is in the form of stilts house or house that flat on the ground with an elevated floor. The old Betawi people have a tradition to make a well in the front yard of their house and burry the family members who have passed away in the right side yard of the house.