The house of merchants Yakovlev and Polyakov, a monument of architecture of federal significance, was built at the beginning of the 20th century. The building was built in modern style, the author of the project could not be established. In the 1920s, a hostel was located in a merchant's mansion, after the war a residential building. Now the building has a branch in the Altai Territory of the Siberian Central Administration of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
The house of merchants is one of the symbols of Barnaul, it is often visited by newlyweds and photographers - the building looks very impressive.