Unrenovated Machiya near Umekoji Area


7 min. walk from JR Sanin mainline “Umekoji Nishi Kyoto Station”

This property is located just a 5-minute walk (approx. 370m) from popular attractions such as the Kyoto Aquarium, Kyoto Railway Museum, and Umekoji Park which are frequented not only by tourists but also by Kyoto residents especially families with children.


Umekoji area, developed as part of the Heian-Kyo 1200th Anniversary Project, serves as a new sub-gateway for tourism in Kyoto.
Adjacent to the newly opened JR "Umekoji Kyoto Nishi" Station since March 2019, you'll find tourist attractions such as the Kyoto Railway Museum and Kyoto Aquarium, catering to a wide range of age groups from children to adults. Additionally, the Central Wholesale Market, which supports Kyoto's culinary scene, is also nearby, offering the opportunity for early risers to explore its surroundings.



A property that offers versatility, suitable for residential living, a combined workspace and home, or even as a second home for leisure.



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Property Price 16,000,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)
Type & Conditions Used House (Kyo-machiya / One of 5 terraced houses)
Location 13-62 Nishisuyacho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto
Transportations approx. 7 min. walk from JR Sanin mainline "Umekoji Nishi Kyoto Sta."
approx. 4 min. walk from Kyoto City Bus "Umekoji Park/Kyoto Railway Museum Stop"
approx. 18 min. walk from Subway Karasuma-line "Kyoto Sta." Exit 2
Land Area 【Registered】54.53sqm
Private Street Area Included N/A
Floor Area 【Registered】1F:34.71sqm, 2F:19.83sqm, Total: 54.54sqm
Building Structure Two Storey Wooden House
Building Date Unspecifiable (The earliest record in the closed registry is 1949)
Size 5 Rooms + Kitchen
Adjoining Street Street width: 1.89m (Not a road in law), Frontage: 2.09m, Direction: North (approx. number)
Public Utility Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas
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, Prior Consultation Zone, Distant View Presentation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 5 Regulatory District, Urban Function Attraction Area, Residence Attraction Area, Established Urban Area
Handover Immediately
Current Situation Vacant
Building Coverage Ratio 60%
Floor Area Ratio 200%
Land Category Residential Land
Geographical Features Flatland
Land Tenure Title
Notification According to National Land Utilization Law Not Required
Elementary School Umekoji Elementary School (approx. 5 min walk/330m)
Junior High School Shimogyo Junior High School (approx. 20 min walk/1550m)
City Planning Act Urbanization Promotion Area
Remarks ※This property is unrebuildable. You cannot rebuild any architectural structure on this land when the existing one is demolished or collapsed. » Check here for more about rebuilding prohibited lands
※Renovation work is required due to it's aged deterioration.
※The property will be handed over as is.
Transaction Terms Hachise as a Broker
Sales Representative Ren Tamai
Information updated May 20, 2024
Information will be updated June 3, 2024
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