Pachaiyappa’s House – A Lost Landmark of Chennai

CPM Street is one of the main thoroughfares that branch off Harris Road/Adithanar Salai at Komaleesaranpet. Contrary to what it seems, the name does not commemorate a political party but Conjeevaram Pachaiyappa Mudaliar (1754-1794), the well-known dubash who is today remembered for his philanthropy. The street was so named because it ran close to where he built his house…

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