A convenient location about a 6-minute walk from Shijo Station of the Karasuma Subway Line, which is the center of Kyoto's business district and runs north and south through the center of Kyoto.
This Kyo-machiya was originally a kimono shop, and renovated into a high-quality space while keeping its old appearance and taste. How about opening a new branch / business in this newly reborn Kyo-machiya?
Using it as inbound tourism spot
Experiences for learning Japanese culture and the spirit of Zen are gaining popularity among foreign tourists. You can also use it as a space for hands-on projects and international exchange projects that make use of the Kyo-machiya's historic and Kyoto-like appearance.
Using it as company's new office
Many company have opened up new offices within Kyoto in the past few years. For example, LINE's development base is located in the downtown area of Kyoto, and "sansan" which is also famous for its business card management application, "exawizards" which has active AI services, and “Livesense” with a wide range of businesses from human resources to real estate.
The main hall consists of three connected Tatami rooms. Air conditioning and floor heating are provided. At the end you get to see the view of the mid garden through the glass windows. If you use it as a office, you can use it as meeting place in the main lobby, or as a restaurant in a hall.
The second floor hall is decorated with the masterpiece of sliding doors by designer “mais”. Dynamic with powerful pictures make the space even better. The space is big enough for about 22 people, and it can be used as a meeting room for company's office, or as a back office for exchange venues and restaurants.
Equipments are installed between tatami mats in the team room for tea ceremony. Japanese Tatami space is popular among foreign tourists. It can be used for dressing or tea ceremony. As a office, it may be used as a waiting room for employees to relax, a meeting room for customers as a meeting place, and a restaurant for restaurants.
- Subway Karasuma line「Gojo」 station（Exit 1） Approx. 2 min walk
- Subway Karasuma line「Shijo」 station, Hankyu Kyoto line 「Karasuma」station Approx. 6 min walk
- Keihan「Kiyomizu Gojo」 station（Exit 3） Approx. 11 min walk
Located within a 10-minute walk from the commercial center of Kyoto, this property is blessed with not only commercial facilities and transportation such as financial institutions, hotels and department stores, but also living facilities such as convenience stores, supermarkets, and town doctors. There are many quaint restaurants, offices and guesthouses around that have been renovated in the same way as this property. You can see tourists walking around in search of cafes and bars with a stylish atmosphere typical of Kyoto.
We have selected few facilities and shops that utilize the Kyo-machiya with large space. At first glance, large Kyo-machiya is often considered difficult to use, but you can see the historic large townhouses being used in various forms near the property, which have been inherited while generating profits as a business. These Kyo-machiyas are something that color the ancient city of Kyoto.
Spring Valley Brewery
Co-working Labo KyoSosha
【Inbound Tourist Spot】
Kyoto Samurai Experience
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You can navigate through the virtual property on the screen like google street view and actually walk inside the room.
※The 3D tour is originally made for Yoriai Machiya Rental Space.
|Property Price||168,000,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)|
|Location||491 Ohoricho, Manjujidori Karasumahigashiiru, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto|
|Transportation||Approx. 2 min. walk from subway Karasuma line "Gojo" station Exit 1|
|Approx. 6 min. walk from subway Karasuma line/Hankyu Kyoto line "Shijo" station Exit 5|
|Approx. 11 min. walk from Keihan Railway "Kiyomizu Gojo" station Exit 3|
|Land Area||【Registered】126.38 sqm|
|Private Street Area Included||No|
|Floor Area||【Registered】1F: 75.04 sqm 2F: 52.23 sqm Total: 127.27 sqm|
|Building Structure||Two Storey Wooden House|
|Building Date||Unspecifiable (earliest record from 1927)|
|Size||Main Hall + 2 Rooms + Tea Room + Garden + Storage Room|
|Adjoining Street||Street Width : 4.7m, Frontage: 19.4m, Direction: West (Approx. Number)|
|Street Width : 4.1m, Frontage: 6.6m, Direction: South (Approx. Number)|
|Public Utility||Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas|
|Renovation Date||Fully renovated in April, 2019. Renovation areas include:
-All the plumbing products were newly installed (kitchen, bath tub room, wash stand and toilet)
-All the interior electric wiring, water plumbing, gas piping were replaced
-Interior (Ceiling, Wall, Flooring) and exterior renewed.
-Gardening and floor heating.
|Land Use District||Commercial Districts|
|Legal restriction||Quasi-Fire Prevent District, 15m / Category 4 Height Control Districts, Old Urban Type Aesthetic Districts, Distant View Preservation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 4 Regulatory District, Downtown Parking Facilities Development District, Shutoku Ex-School Zone Development Plan|
|Handover||3 month after contract|
|Building Coverage Ratio||80%|
|Floor Area Ratio||282%(400%)|
|Land Category||Residential Land|
|City Planning Act||Urbanization Promotion Area|
|Notification According to
National Land Utilization Law
|Remarks||・Approx. 2 sqm setback is required when rebuilding on this land.|
|・All furnitures, electronics, artworks inside the property are included in the price. (Can be removed if requested)|
|・The property has obtained Kyo-machiya Karte.|
|・Additional bathroom construction is needed for residential use.|
|Elementary School||Rakuo Elementary (7min walk/540m)|
|Junior High School||Shimogyo Junior High (7min walk/560m)|
|Transaction Terms||Hachise as a seller (No agent commission required)|
|Sales Representative||(JAP)Yumi Koyama (ENG)Kae Motokado/Boa Zhang|
|Information updated||February 17th, 2020|
|Information will be updated||February 25th, 2020|
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