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Forest Machiya


Feel the Forest

South side of Forest Machiya is a renovated Machiya where you can feel the scents of Japanese forests in every corner. Okayama cedar as bedroom flooring, Kyoto's Kitayama cedar lined up as your living room wall, and the wooden beams throughout the house that were kept in good condition.

You can also adjust the partition between the dinning room and living room to show different atmospheres.


Craftsman Design




Looking from the outside - Traditional look of Machiya

Living room

Living room

Living and Dinning roo

Living and Dinning room

Outside garden

Outside garden for some fresh air and relaxation

Japanese room on the second floor

Japanese room on the second floor

Bedroom on the second floor

Bedroom on the second floor - Retro sliding door

3 key features


Located at the north of Nijo station

Located in a quiet residential area by the north of Nijo station, you are within walking distance to several super markets, convenient stores, and home centers.

At Nijo station. you have access to two main train lines in Kyoto; JR Sanin line and Subway Tozai line. It's a great location for commuting to work or school. Even without taking the train, BiVi Nijo which has restaurants and movie theatre is a great spot for families.

If you are looking for interaction with local communities or perhaps some time slip experiences, there are two retro shopping streets close by (marked in red). You might discover something interesting from time to time.

Shops by the west side of the property. Retro Shopping street "Suzakunijo"

Shops by the west side of the property

Retro Shopping street "Suzakunijo"

South exit of JR Nijo station. Commercial complex "BiVi"

South exit of JR Nijo station

Commercial complex "BiVi"

*You can also use this form to inquire about the North side of Forest Machiya


Price 46,800,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)

*Dec 19, 2017 Under Offer

Type & Condition Kyo-Machiya (One of 4 terraced houses)
Location 1-62, 1-57 Nishinokyo Umaryocho, Nakagyo ward, Kyoto
Transportation Approx 10min walk from JR/Subway Nijo station
  Approx 12min walk from JR Enmachi station
Land Area <Registered Area> 60.88 sqm
Floor Area <Registered Area> 1F:44.52sqm 2F:29.82sqm Total:74.34sqm
Floor Plan 2 Bedrooms + Dinning Kitchen + Garden
Private Street Area Included (Apart from the Land Area): Approx. 6.13 sqm
Building Structure Tile Roofed, Two Storey Wooden House
Building Date Unknown
Renovation Date

July, 2017

(Renewed ceiling, wall, flooring, Newly installed water circulation and plumbing, Reinforced structures, Replaced tile roof, New Garden, etc)

Adjoining Street

Street Width : 3.5m, Frontage: 4.4m, Direction: East (Approx. Number)

Public Utility Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas
Land Use District Quasi-Industrial Districts
Legal Regulation 20m / Category 3 Height Control Districts, Quasi-Fire Prevent District, Urban Type Aesthetic Formation District
Handover Immediately
Current Situation Vacant
Building Coverage Ratio 60%
Floor Area Ratio 200%
Land Category Residential Land
Land Tenure Title
Geographical Features Flatland
City Planning Act Urbanization Promotion Area
Notification According to
National Land Utilization Law
Elementary School 3min walk to Suzaku 2nd Elementary School (Approx 210m)
Junior High School 5min walk to Nishinokyo Junior High School (Approx 400m)
Transaction Terms Hachise as Seller
Coordinator/ Sales Representative Tetsuya Hatano / Kae Motokado
・This property is designated to be purchased through "FUKUYA-K Corporation" Kyoto Kita Office's brokerage. The Buyer therefore is required to pay agent commission when concluding contract.
・Approx.1.1 sqm setback is required when rebuilding on this land.
Information updated January 15 , 2018
Information will be updated January 22 , 2018

At Hachise, we provide the service and support your need even after purchase.

  • Hachise Support Club
  • Vacant Home Maintenance Service
  • KyotoTreat