This building is located in Salatiga, Central Java. It’s called Gedung Papak (flat building) because its symmetrical. It was build in the middle of 19th century or around 1850s. It consists of a main building which equipped with a living room and a meeting room in European style.
Initially, the building was owned by Baron Van Hakeren Van Der Schoot and became the office of Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie (The Dutch East India Company). It also used to be the headquarters of Kenpetai in the Japan era. And nowadays become the office of the Major of Salatiga.