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Address: 12-13 Nibancho, Sakata 998-0045, Yamagata Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 234-22-3562
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Better than your usual family residence

For a small town like Sakata, the family that built this house had resources and taste. Half of the interconnected house was designed for the visiting government officials who... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

A very nicely preserved home of an upper class. Very spacious and interesting architecture of Japanese home using the verendas. I liked the simple decor that made look elegant and functional.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

For a small town like Sakata, the family that built this house had resources and taste. Half of the interconnected house was designed for the visiting government officials who were samurai class, and the other half was for the Honma merchants, who took care to not outshine their social superiors. The house remains in good shape and it has a... More 

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