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
  • Miwa Residence
  • View from the garden
  • Miwa Residence
  • Inside the house
  • View inside the house from the garden
  • Miwa Residence
  • Garden
  • Garden
  • Miwa Residence
  • Miwa Residence
  • Miwa Residence
  • Miwa Residence

  • 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

    (2 votes)
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    55 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.