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Better than your usual family residence

For a small town like Sakata, the family that built this house had resources and taste. Half of the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2016
James V
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Well preserved

A very nicely preserved home of an upper class. Very spacious and interesting architecture of... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
James H
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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27 Apr 2016
“Well preserved”
20 Mar 2016
“Better than your usual family residence”
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12-13 Nibancho, Sakata 998-0045, Yamagata Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

A very nicely preserved home of an upper class. Very spacious and interesting architecture of Japanese home using the verendas. I liked the simple decor that made look elegant and functional.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

For a small town like Sakata, the family that built this house had resources and taste. Half of the interconnected house was designed for the visiting government officials who were samurai class, and the other half was for the Honma merchants, who took care to...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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