Kawara Residence

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The Kawara Residence is estimated to be the oldest home among the three in Sakura. The earliest record notes it's existence in 1845. The home was donated to the city in 1987. The inside is opened 4 times a year on national holidays. Check the website for details.


Kawara Residence Profile
English Name Kawara Residence
Japanese Name 旧河原家住宅
Year Latter Edo Period
Residence Type Upper Class
Designations Registered Tangible Cultural Property, Prefectural Historic Site
Features House
Visitor Information Open 9:00-17:00, last entry 16:30; 210 yen admission for all three houses
Website http://sakuraseeing.city.sakura.lg.jp/en/discover/history03.html
Location Sakura, Chiba Prefecture
Castle Sakura Castle
Coordinates 35° 43' 0", 140° 13' 30"
Sakura Castle and nearby Samurai Homes
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Visits March 22, 2008
Added Jcastle 2018

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