Posts Tagged “Historic properties in Japan for sale”

Traditional Japanese house in Kamakurayama

Traditional Japanese house in Kamakurayama

680,000,000 Yen Land: 3,697 sqm, House included Kamakura, Kanagawa  ABOUT This property is located in the historic and exclusive Kamakurayama hilltop neighbourhood – a lavish holiday-home estate developed in the 1920s and1930s for Japan’s elite. The old house sits on almost an acre of freehold land and offers views towards Sagami Bay and Enoshima Island….

88-yr old building on 2.6 hectare site in Minato to be sold

88-yr old building on 2.6 hectare site in Minato to be sold

Japan Post Insurance is selling their former Tokyo Service Center building and land in Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo. The potential sale price and date has yet to be confirmed, although it is expected that the property will be offered for sale by tender. With land of this size, the eventual sale price is likely to be…

For Sale: Heritage-listed modernist house in Kyoto, c1929

For Sale: Heritage-listed modernist house in Kyoto, c1929

Price: 200,242,000 Yen (approx. 1.8 million USD) A historic modernist house located across from the Biwa Canal in Kyoto is for sale. The house was designed by architect Seigo Motono (1882-1944) and completed in 1929. This was originally built as the home of Tsuruichi Tsurumaki (1873-1942), the headmaster of what is now the Kyoto Institute of…

For Sale: Historic Taisho-Modern House in Shinjuku

For Sale: Historic Taisho-Modern House in Shinjuku

Price: 125,000,000 Yen (approx. 1.1 million USD) One of the first homes to be built in the Mejiro Bunka-mura subdivision is for sale. The pre-war home is one of just a very small number of surviving historic houses in this neighbourhood. As much as 70% of the Bunka-mura neighbourhood was destroyed during air raids in 1944 and…

Taisho-Modern Historic House in Shinjuku

Taisho-Modern Historic House in Shinjuku

125,000,000 Yen (708,000 Yen/sqm) Land with existing structure (house) Nakaochiai, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo  ABOUT This pre-war home in Shinjuku is one of the first homes to be built in the Mejiro Bunka-mura subdivision which was developed in the 1920s. The house is just one of a very small number of the original homes built in the 1920s…

For Sale: 1930s half-timber historic home in Hayama

For Sale: 1930s half-timber historic home in Hayama

Price: 250,000,000 Yen (approx. 2.2 million USD) An 83-year old half-timber style house in the wealthy beachside town of Hayama, 60km south of Tokyo, is for sale. The two-storey home is located at the end of a sweeping driveway, and overlooks a large and sunny south-facing garden filled with weeping cherry trees (shidare-sakura) and crepe…

1930s Half-Timber House in Hayama

1930s Half-Timber House in Hayama

250,000,000 Yen 6-Bedrooms + 1 Bathroom Hayama, Kanagawa  ABOUT This two-storey half-timber style home is located in the wealthy beachside town of Hayama, 60km south of Tokyo. Situated at the end of a sweeping driveway, the house overlooks a large and sunny south-facing garden filled with weeping cherry trees (shidare-sakura) and crepe myrtles. The English-style residence was…

Hayama Shimoyamaguchi Villa

Hayama Shimoyamaguchi Villa

300,000,000 Yen Land with existing structure (house) Hayama, Kanagawa  ABOUT This is large, traditional Japanese-style home located in an elevated mountain-side position with over an acre of freehold land and forest. It is just 600 meters from the sandy beach in the historic oceanside town of Hayama. The age of the house is unknown, although it…

Historic Japanese-style house for sale in Kamakura

Historic Japanese-style house for sale in Kamakura

Price: SOLD An 88-year old traditional Japanese house is currently for sale in one of Kamakura’s more well-known and older neighbourhoods. The two-storey, 216 sqm (2,323 sq.ft) home was built in 1928. It sits on a corner block of freehold land with a registered size of 543 sqm. There is a coach entrance and parking on…

Historic Villa in Kobe searching for new owner

Historic Villa in Kobe searching for new owner

The owner of a 93-year old European-style residence in Kobe is looking for a new owner to carry on the home’s legacy. Open days in June and July were arranged for the house by the Heritage House Trust. The conditions of the sale will require the new owner to preserve the structure. The 2-storey home…

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