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Will Donald Trump Renovate the White House?

The newly elected US President is used to living in luxury, but before he moves in, let’s take a peek into the history of the White House

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Photography: Zach Rudisin/Wikipedia

After President Obama's two consecutive terms, the White House awaits its next occupant, the newly elected Donald Trump. Will he renovate this famous house to suit his luxurious tastes? The building always had a timeless elegance, and a storied past. 

Built in the late 1700s on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., it is one of the most recognizable structures in recent history. Its design and architecture has a rich history as well, starting with its original Neoclassical structure, and its slew of famous interior decorators, ranging from Sister Parish to Jacqueline Kennedy. Here’s a short backgrounder of its storied history and a quick peek at those elegant, multi-hued rooms.

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