Shimazaki Toson Old House

Shonan Area30m

Overview

A 5 minute walk along the Tokaido Line from Oiso Station. Also known as Machiya-en (traditional townhouse), the former residence of Tōson was a three-roomed single story traditional house, with cedar bark used for the outer walls, and Taisho glass (rare nowadays) for the sliding doors. There is also a small garden with a simple Kabuki-mon (gate with a crossbar) surrounded by a bamboo fence.

Detailed information

Address

88-9, Higashi-Koiso, Ooiso, Naka District, Kanagawa

Business Hours

9:00~16:00

Holidays

Mondays, Dec. 29 ~ Jan. 3

Costs

Free

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