KyoMachiya Property for Lodging
This property was previously operated as simple lodging with the ryokan business approval.
Nishjin used to be the center of weave production even before the Edo period. Even now you can still hears the sounds of weaving machine in this neighborhood. Since 2002 something called Senryogatsuji Festival has been held in fall every year, where merchant houses open up to showcase their collections of textiles for public viewing, hoping to revitalize the the community.
"Oriyadate" is a term for Machiyas that contains space for weaving production. The production space becomes a great candidate for double height ceiling that allows natural light from the outside.
This house in particular was renovated so that sunlight falls from the skylight window can enter the loft & living room.
There are many Machiya accommodations in Kyoto, but only few comes with parking spaces. As there space for bedroom on the 2nd floor, space for a garage in the 1st floor can be secured. Therefore, it is possible to welcome in customers coming by car. Moreover, the small yet tasteful garden will add color to the stay of your guests.
A kitchen that made use of long hallway space. A renovated but retro kitchen plus the double height ceiling at the top will make you feel the warmth of a old-fashioned Machiya.
A living room that makes use of the space under the roof with the height of Oriya building. Bath in the sunlight from the big skylight while spending a relaxing time on the sofa.
For those staying long term, the 2F loft becomes a great space when your guests want to concentrate on working or reading. You can feel the history of the house by seeing the wooden beams that have supported this Machiya for many years.
＜Amenities set up by the previous owner＞
・Floor heating in the 1F Tatami room
・Heating in the bathroom area
・Solar panel（You can sell back stored electricity）
＜Fully renovated by Hachise on May, 2011＞
Kitchen, Unit Bath, Water Basin, Toilet, Water heater are newly installed, Ceiling, wall paper, and floor material are renewed, Replaced roofing and furnitures, Repainted exterior walls, New Garage, Gardening, and etc.
Nishijin is a tasteful area where historic sites and old townscapes can be found.
In recent years, number of shops and cafes that moved into old Machiyas increased, and the area is slowly revitalized with the mixture of new and old business.
Access to downtown areas such as Kyoto station and Shijo Karasuma can be done by city bus which runs on Horikawa and Imadegawa street. Moving around on a bicycle is also quite convenient.
*This property is mortgaged by the seller. It can only be sold to people with a Japanese bank account and can attend the closing meeting in person for smoother transaction which includes the discharge of the mortgage before officially handing the property to the buyer.
|Property Price||74,800,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)
*Oct 13, New Property
|Conditions||Used House (Kyo-Machiya, one of 2 terraced house)|
|Location||447-13 Shinmeicho, Matsuyachodori Nakadachiurisagaru, Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto|
|Transportation||Approx. 6 min. city bus "Horikawa Shimochoja" stop|
|Approx. 20 min. walk from subway Karasuma line "Imadegawa" station|
|Land Area||[Registered] 91.63 sqm|
|Private Street Area Included||No|
1F: 74.53 sqm 2F: 28.48 sqm Total: 103.01 sqm
|Building Structure||One Storey Wooden House|
|Building Date||Unspecifiable (at least constructed before 1935)|
|Size||3 Rooms + Study Room + Loft + Garden + Car Parking|
|Adjoining Street||Street Width : 3.95m, Frontage: 5.4m, Direction: West (Approx. Number)|
|Public Utility||Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas|
|Land Use District||Quasi-Industrial Districts|
|Legal restriction||15m / Category 3 Height Control Districts, Quasi-Fire Prevent District, Old Urban Type Aesthetic Districts, Nishijin Special Industrial area, Distant View Presentation Zone.|
|Building Coverage Ratio||60％|
|Floor Area Ratio||200％|
|Land Category||Residential Land|
|City Planning Act||Urbanization Promotion Area|
|Notification According to
National Land Utilization Law
|Elementary School||Nishijin Elementary (11min walk/850m)|
|Junior High School||Kamigyo Junior High (14min walk/1100m)|
|Remarks||・Approx. 0.13 sqm setback is required when rebuilding on this land.|
|・The seller is not liable for any defects.|
|・Furnitures are not included.|
|Transaction Terms||Hachise as a broker|
|Sales Representative||Kae Motokado|
|Information updated||Nov 19th, 2018|
|Information will be updated||Nov 26th, 2018|