Japanese Kominka Style Shop in OharaScroll
Ohara, located at the northern base of Mt. Hiei in Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, is a serene countryside surrounded by beautiful mountains, where the idyllic rural landscape has been preserved.
Ohara boasts numerous historic sites, including the ancient nunnery "Jakkoin Temple" with over 1400 years of history and the prestigious Tendai sect temple "Sanzenin". It has long been known as a place of retreat for nobles and devotees seeking solace away from the bustling city, with dignified temples and its ever-changing natural beauty throughout the seasons that have always been a source of healing and inspiration for people's hearts.
Among them, the garden of Sanzenin Temple is the most famous scenic spot in Ohara. With velvety moss covering the ground, the garden presents an enigmatic charm that transforms with the seasons and weather, showcasing cherry blossoms, hydrangeas, autumn foliage, and snow, making it a place of endless fascination.
This time, we'd like to introduce a shop designed with a traditional Japanese Komika-style, situated near the entrance to Sanzenin Temple adorned by a tunnel of vibrant autumn foliage. This property is recommended for those seeking a shop catering to domestic and international tourists, or for those who wish to start a business in this scenic land.
The "Oharame's Path", which leads to Sanzenin Temple in Ohara, is lined with beautiful autumn foliage along a clear stream, featuring souvenir shops and light food stalls catering to tourists. This property is situated at the entrance of Sanzenin Temple near the "Gotenmon" gate and along the way to Shorinin Temple and Jikkoin Temple. An easily accessible location for visitors to Sanzenin Temple.
Access from Kyoto City is approximately one hour by Kyoto Bus. Upon arriving at the Ohara bus stop, one is greeted by a peaceful rural landscape that feels worlds away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This area truly lives up to its reputation as a tranquil mountain village, providing a serene escape from urban life.
The property features a glass-covered shop area along the approach, with a hall and kitchen used as a dining facility located at the back of the shop. The northern side of the property is bordered by a flowing river, providing a refreshing sound of flowing water when the windows are open. Facing the eastern side of the approach, one can enjoy the view of Sanzenin Temple's stone walls and the vibrant autumn foliage, while the western side offers a picturesque view of Ohara's mountain landscape. This prime location offers a delightful and auspicious setting.
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|Property Price||125,000,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)|
|Type & Conditions||Used House (Shop)|
|Location||23-2 Ohara-Shorinincho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto|
|Transportations||approx. 7 min. walk from Kyoto Bus "Ohara Stop"|
|Private Street Area Included||N/A|
|Floor Area||【Registered】1F: 265.99sqm, B1F: 104.07sqm, Total: 370.06sqm
|Building Structure||Single Storey Wooden House with Basement|
|Size||Shop with basement|
|Adjoining Street||Street width: 5.76m, Frontage; 17.04m, Direction: East (approx. number)|
|Public Utility||Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, Propane Gas|
|Land Use District||Non-designated District|
|Legal Restrictions||Scenic District Category 2, Ohara Special Preservation and Improvement District, Preservation Area for Historic Landscape, Distant View Presentation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 1 Regulatory District, Housing Land Development Construction Regulated Area, Preservation Zone|
|Building Coverage Ratio||30%|
|Floor Area Ratio||100%|
|Land Category||Residential Land|
|Geographical Features||Tiered Land|
|Notification According to National Land Utilization Law||Not Required|
|Elementary & Jr. High School||Ohara Elementary & Junior High School (approx. 11 min. walk/850m)|
|City Planning Act||Urbanization Control Area|
※This property is located in an urbanization control area. Any reconstruction of buildings must comply with regulations that require the new construction to be of the same scale, use, or other specified criteria as the existing building. New construction other than that is not permitted.
|Transaction Terms||Hachise as a Broker (Agent commission required when concluding contract)|
|Sales Representatives||(EN) Aya Kito / Boa Zhang|
|(JP) Hiroyasu Fukui|
|Information Updated||Sept 25, 2023|
|Information will be Updated||Oct 2, 2023|