Miwa Residence

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The Miwa clan were bureaucrats who helped run the lords household. The residence has a very representative garden for the time.


Miwa Residence Profile
English Name Miwa Residence
Japanese Name 三輪家
Year around 1804-1818
Residence Type Middle Class
Designations Local Historic Site
Features Garden, House
Visitor Information open 9-16:45; closed Wednesday and Dec 18 - Jan 3; 210 yen
Website http://www.city.kaminoyama.yamagata.jp/soshiki/25/buke-yashiki.html
Location Kaminoyama, Yamagata Prefecture
Castle Kaminoyama Castle
Coordinates 38° 9' 33.44" N, 140° 16' 24.78" E
Kaminoyama Castle and nearby Samurai Homes
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Visits November 2, 2017
Added Jcastle 2018
Contributor Eric

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23 months ago
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Miwa House (三輪浴家), built 1804, belonged to a family of vassals responsible for managing the household of their lord. I liked the street-facing wall and garden features of this home. The verandas now have glass installed.