Retro Home to Enjoy Hobbies & Work
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a retro-style home nestled in a
nostalgic and charming alleyway
Introducing a home that stands in a nostalgic alley, as if you've traveled back in time, with a tranquil atmosphere that makes you forget the hustle and bustle of the city.
This property offers a spacious 3 rooms + kitchen layout, allowing you to enrich your "home time" with various possibilities such as a home office, studio, indulging in hobbies, and living with your beloved pets.
This comfortable space with a warm ambiance will surely embrace your lifestyle and bring new joys to your everyday life.
Why not start a seamless life that integrates work, hobbies, and living in this home?
How would you make use of this retro home with a 3K layout?
Life in the Retro Home
Windowsills with lush greenery.
A soothing shared workspace.
Create a spacious workroom with large windows that bring in abundant natural light. By decorating the window area with potted plants, you can create an atmosphere reminiscent of a stylish café. The sight of greenery, catching your eye while you focus on your tasks, will bring a sense of tranquility. Green plants are not only known for their healing effects but also for adding a natural accent to the space, which is said that enhance concentration and creativity.
A serene Japanese-style room,
natural and reminiscent of the past.
While those who prefer to sleep in beds may think, "A Japanese-style room is not suitable for a bedroom", it is actually said that low beds, floor beds, and Tatami beds go well with such spaces. By incorporating a daybed into the Japanese-style room, you can utilize it both as a relaxation area and a sleeping space. Enveloped in the scent of Tatami mats, you can soothe away the day's fatigue in this calm environment.
Immerse yourself in your favorites,
both in interior goods and cooking.
A kitchen designed for cooking lovers - featuring a nostalgic pink-tiled wall and a space-saving wall-mounted kitchen with wooden rear storage. With a relatively wide workspace, you can spend your holidays making sweets or dishes together with your partner or friends. Surrounded by your favorite tableware and utensils, this space allows you to indulge in blissful moments of leisurely home cooking, which enriches your soul.
- please note -
1. The illustrations are for illustrative purposes only.
2. The property is not for sale with renovation conditions and does not include furniture or other utensils.
3. Please feel free to contact us for introductions of architects, designers and renovation contractors.
＼recommended for investment use!／
expected rental income:
100,000 JPY /month
annual expected income
Gross Yield 7.14%
Net Yield 6.19%
- ※Above yield is calculated by dividing the expected annual rental income by the property purchase price.
- ※There is no guarantee that the current rental income will be obtained in the future.
- ※Gross yield is calculated based on income before deducting property taxes, miscellaneous expenses, and income tax.
- ※Net yield is calculated based on income after deducting property taxes and miscellaneous expenses but before income tax deductions.
- ※Property tax: 31,672JPY/year, Fire insurance: 45,490JPY/year, Annual maintenance fee: 81,600JPY/year [Total annual miscellaneous expenses: 158,762JPY] (approx. number)
This 3 rooms + kitchen layout is ideal for couples living together or for individuals who prefer multiple rooms. The property features 1 Tatami living room and 1 Tatami bedroom, along with a spacious Western-style room in approx. 9.2 tatami mats large.
The large windows of the Western-style room allow ample natural light to fill the space, creating a bright and open atmosphere. This room can serve as a living room, be utilized as a home office for remote workers, or as an atelier for creators. Additionally, it can be used as a flexible space according to the needs of the family.
The interior has undergone partial refurbishment in May 2023, giving it a fresh and modern impression despite its age. With just a little maintenance, you can start a new life in this refreshed living space.
A versatile Western-style room with large windows
This bright Western-style room with its large windows is perfect as an additional space for couples living together. With its spacious layout, it can serve as a creative atelier, a home office for client meetings, or any other purpose that suits your needs.
A Japanese-style room enveloped in warmth
The Japanese-style room features Tatami mats, sliding Shoji paper doors, Tokonoma alcove, and plaster walls, evoking a sense of nostalgia for the good old days. Not only you can enjoy a retro atmosphere by adding a Kotatsu (heated table) or floor chairs, but also combine it with Scandinavian-style interior elements to create a stylish space.
A practical and retro kitchen
The compact I-shaped kitchen offers storage space while maintaining its functionality. Placing a counter table on the opposite wall would not only enhance its stylishness but also improve its usability.
a town with a calm and
Located just a step away from the bustling city center, the nearest station, JR Tambabashi Station, is only two stops away from Kyoto Station (approx. 5 min. travel time) which is known as the "gateway to Kyoto", making it a convenient location for entering or exiting Kyoto.
About a 5-minute walk west of the property is the Shimabara area, Japan's oldest Hanamachi (geisha district). In recent years, it has become a lively area with trendy cafes and a mix of old and new. Here you can still find traditional Machiya and former Yukaku architectures, which allows you to enjoy the nostalgic atmosphere of the past. It is an area where history and cafe hopping enthusiasts can fully immerse themselves and enjoy the surroundings.
A little further south, you will find the Umekoji area. Umekoji plays a new role as a sub-gate for Kyoto tourism, offering opportunities to relax in parks surrounded by nature or enjoy adorable creatures like penguins at the aquarium. It has become a popular spot for people of all ages to enjoy various activities and gourmet experiences, from children to adults.
(approx. 5 min. walk/370m)
|Property Price||16,800,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)
*Sept 5, Price Changed
|Type & Conditions||Used House|
|Location||6-15 Chudoji-Maedacho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto|
|Transportations||Approx. 8 min. walk JR Sanin-mainline "Tambaguchi Sta."|
|Approx. 4 min. walk Kyoto City Bus "Shimabaraguchi Stop", "Gojo-Mibugawa Stop"|
【Actual/Measured by Survoyers】approx. 44.21sqm
|Private Street Area Included||approx. 3.87sqm|
|Floor Area||【Registered】1F: 34.77sqm, 2F: 35.84sqm, Total: 70.61sqm
【Actual/Tape measured】1F: 34.01sqm, 2F: 34.21sqm, Total: 68.22sqm (approx. number)
|Building Structure||Two-Storey Wooden House|
|Building Date||Sept 1989|
|Size||3 Rooms + Kitchen|
|Adjoining Street||Street width: 1.67m, Frontage: 4.64m, Direction: North (approx. number)|
|Land Use District||Category 1 Residential District|
|Legal Restrictions||20m / Category 2 Height Control District, Quasi-Fire Prevent District, Urban Type Aesthetic Formation District, Close View Preservation Zone, Distant View Preservation Zone, Prior Consultation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 5 Regulatory District, Urban Function Attraction Area, Residence Attraction Area, Established Urban Area|
|Public Utility||Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas|
|Building Coverage Ratio||60%|
|Floor Area Ratio||200%|
|Land Category||Residential Land|
|Notification According to National Land Utilization Law||Not Required|
|Elementary School||Kotoku Elementary School (approx. 7 min. walk/560m)|
|Junior High School||Matsubara Junior High School (approx. 10 min. walk/760m)|
|City Planning Act||Urbanization Promotion Area|
※This property is unrebuildable. You cannot rebuild any architectural structure on this land when the existing one is demolished or collapsed. ≫Read more about rebuilding prohibited lands
※Renovation work is required due to it's aged deterioration.
※Furniture is not included in the property price.
※This property is not available for guest house and inn.
※The property will be handed over as is.
※Partially refurbished in May 2023 (Renewed toilet, Partially renewed floorings and wallpapers, Termite prevention treatment, etc.)
※This property has matter of disclosure. Please contact our sales representative for details.
|Transaction Terms||Hachise as a Seller (No agent commission required)|
|Sales Representative||Aya Kito|
|Information Updated||Sept 25, 2023|
|Information will be Updated||Oct 2, 2023|