Ishiguro Residence

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Background

This home was moved here from it's original location so only the home is original. The surrounding gardens are from the Shibata lord's detached palace. In the 70's five other samurai homes were dismantled and put into storage but unfortunately none of them have been rebuilt yet.

I'm not sure if the inside is regularly open to the public. On this day, the inside was reserved for some tea ceremony event.

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Ishiguro Residence Profile
English Name Ishiguro Residence
Japanese Name 旧石黒家住宅
Year Late Edo Period
Residence Type Middle Class
Designations Local Historic Site
Features House
Visitor Information Part of the Shimizuen Gardens, I'm not sure if the inside is regularly open.
Website http://hoppou-bunka.com/shimizuen/ashigaru.html
Location Shibata, Niigata Prefecture
Castle Shibata Castle
Coordinates 37° 56' 38", 139° 19' 42"
Shibata Castle and nearby Samurai Homes
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Admin
Visits October 9, 2011
Added Jcastle 2018


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