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The Rashtrapati Bhavan , formerly known as Viceroy's House, is the official home of the President of India, located at the Western end of Rajpath in New Delhi, India. It may refer to only the mansion that has the president's official residence, halls, guest rooms and offices; it may also refer to the entire 130-hectare President Estate that additionally includes huge presidential gardens , large open spaces, residences of bodyguards and staff, stables, other offices and utilities within its perimeter walls. In terms of area, it is the largest residence of a head of state in the world.

Rashtrapati Bhavan
राष्ट्रपति भवन
Rashtrapati Bhavan
The East façade of Rashtrapati Bhawan
Rashtrapati Bhavan is located in Delhi
Rashtrapati Bhavan
Location in New Delhi, Delhi, India
General information
Architectural style Delhi Order
Location Rajpath, Delhi, India
Coordinates 28°36′51.63″N 77°11′59.29″E / 28.6143417°N 77.1998028°E / 28.6143417; 77.1998028
Current tenants Pranab Mukherjee, President of India
Construction started 1912
Completed 1929
Technical details
Floor area 200,000 sq ft (19,000 m)
Design and construction
Architect Edwin Lutyens

The Rashtrapati Bhavan ( , "Presidential Residence"), formerly known as Viceroy's House, is the official home of the President of India, located at the Western end of Rajpath in New Delhi, India. It may refer to only the mansion (the 340-room main building) that has the president's official residence, halls, guest rooms and offices; it may also refer to the entire 130-hectare (320 acre) President Estate that additionally includes huge presidential gardens (Mughal Gardens), large open spaces, residences of bodyguards and staff, stables, other offices and utilities within its perimeter walls. In terms of area, it is the largest residence of a head of state in the world.