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House Sava Filaretov - Jeravna
The remaining native house of the Bulgarian revival teacher and educator Filaretov Sava, a monument of culture, the exposition "History of Zheravna" the History Museum of Kotel. The architecture of the house is an authentic and interior design. Impressive is house chapel and interior decoration of the house which is a complex of Renaissance carving laid in different plots in the colonnade, doors and roof of the building.
Filaretov Sava was born in 1825 and was highly educated for his time. He studied at the Greek school in Istanbul, graduated from Odessa High School (1849-1852), the later and Moscow University. At the beginning of the Crimean War (1853-1856) Filaretov compiled and published an original Bulgarian pocket dictionary with phrasebook designed for Russian soldiers engaged in hostilities against the Turks.