It was a mansion of a rich salt merchant. It is indeed designed with rich Jiangnan architectural characteristics. Although the place is not big, everything is exquisite and it feels like one step at a time. It doesn't take long to go around.
There is a well-known garden in Yangzhou, Geyuan, which is as famous as the Lingering Garden in Suzhou, and ranks fourth in the country. There is a garden called Four Seasons Garden in this garden, with spring, summer, autumn and winter scenery constructed with strange stones.