A petite two-storey house
in a location loved by local residents and tourists.

This property is close to Tofukuji Station, which is within walking distance of Tofukuji Temple and Sennyuji Temple, both famous for their beautiful autumn leaves. Other than the tourist seasons, the area in front of the station is usually a peaceful shopping street with a series of small stores that are loved by local residents.

Tofukuji Station is connected to the Keihan Main Line, which runs through the north and south of Kyoto, and the JR Nara Line, which gets you to Kyoto Station in about 3 minutes, making it convenient not only for sightseeing but also for commuting. Also, if you have a bicycle, you can go to Kawaramachi shopping area easily.

This petite two-storey house is just the right size for for two where you don't have to worry about having too much room.

【Entrance】A spacious entrance hall with a traditional Japanese-style appearance.

【Hall】The hallway with tatami mats creates a space with a sense of unity.

【Washroo/Bathroom】The bathroom and washroom space are lavishly decorated with wood.

【1F】A Tatami room where you can relax and enjoy the view of the inner garden. Glass fittings are used to create a sense of openness so that the room does not feel oppressive.

【Kitchen】The property is equipped with a mini-kitchen. You can enjoy simple cooking for mornings and brunches.

【2F】There are two Tatami rooms on the second floor. The west side room was used as the main bedroom.

【2F】The smaller room on the east side can be used as a study or a guest bedroom. As there are no tall buildings in front of the house, you can enjoy the pleasant blue sky on a clear day.

Inheriting the design of the traditional Japanese-style house

The long and narrowness of the house, known as the "eel's bed," which is typical in a lot of Kyo-machiyas. The rooms are finished with earthen wall-style cloth, ajiro ceiling, and wooden walls with the texture of solid wood to create an elegant and relaxing space.


Recommended Spots
Greats spots for both tourists and local residents

01. Tofukuji Temple

The temple is famous for its beautiful maple leaves. The three bridges, Gaun Bridge, Tsuten Bridge, and Engetsu Bridge, are known as the "Three Famous Bridges of Tofukuji Temple".

02. Sennyuji Temple

The temple is also known as a popular power spot for women, as it enshrines the Kannon of Yang Guifei, one of the three most beautiful women in the world.

03. Tokufji Station

Convenient 2-way access to Keihan and JR lines which is useful not only for traveling within Kyoto, but also for commuting to Osaka and Shiga.


The burgers are made with pickles, Kyoto vegetables, and white miso in the sauce.

05. Japanese Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi Hospital

The nearest hospital. A wide variety of medical departments are available.

06. Fresco Imakumano

A convenient 24-hour supermarket for buying small daily necessities at any time.

07. Seiyokai Kaikan


This pottery facility offers classes in pottery making, underglaze painting, and hand-building.
(Reservation required)


ゲベッケン 泉涌寺店

About 70 kinds of hard and soft breads made with Kyoto's water are available. In addition to breads, you can also enjoy cakes, puddings, and baked goods made by the pastry chef.

09. Imakumano Intersection


Good location with a view of Kyoto Tower. Nearby is Hozo Park, a hidden cherry blossom viewing spot, where you can enjoy the cherry blossoms in full bloom in spring.

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Property Price 32,000,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD) 
Conditions Used House
Location 2-18 Fukuine Goshonouchicho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
Transportation Approx. 2 min. walk from JR Nara line/Keihan Main line "Tofukuji Sta."
Approx. 2 min. walk from city bus "Tofukujimichi" bus stop
Land Area [Registered] 50.01 sqm
Private Street Area Included No
Floor Area 【Registered】1F: 40.58 sqm 2F: 16.88 sqm Total: 57.46 sqm
Building Structure Two Storey Wooden House
Building Date Year 1959
Size 4 Rooms + Itanoma + Garden
Adjoining Street Street Width: 3.7m, Frontage: 2.9m, Direction: West (Approx. Number)
Street Width: 2.8m, Frontage: 2.8m, Direction: East (Non-road. Approx. Number)
Public Utility Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas
Land Use District Quasi-Industrial Districts
Legal restriction Quasi-Fire Prevent District, 15m / Category 4 Height Control Districts, Urban Type Aesthetic Formation District, Close & Distant View Preservation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 3 Regulatory District, Neighboring Area to Railways as stated in Advertisement Category regulation 11-1-6, Residence Attraction Area, Built-up Urban Districts
Handover Immediately
Current Situation Vacant
Building Coverage Ratio 60%
Floor Area Ratio 240% (300%)
Land Category Residential Land
Land Tenure Title
Geographical Features Flatland
City Planning Act Urbanization Promotion Area
Notification According to
National Land Utilization Law
Not Required
Remarks ・Approx. 0.44 sqm setback is required when rebuilding on this land.
・New owner needs to renew Inn business licenses before operation.
・The furnitures are included in the property price.
・The seller is not liable for any defects.
Elementary School Higashiyama Izumi Elementary (12min walk/940m)
Junior High School Higashiyama Izumi Junior High (West Campus・6min walk/440m)
Transaction Terms Hachise as a broker
Sales Representative Aya Kito
Information updated January 24, 2022
Information will be updated January 31, 2022