Shimada City, Shizuoka Pref.
A traditional Kominka house by the Sasama river that has been continuously renovated by the current owner since 2005. This 9-room farmhouse has a new roof, gutters, exterior paint, and is earthquake reinforced. It has 2 toilets, 2 showers, a hinoki bathtub, a modernized kitchen with gas oven, and a Japanese garden with moss, pine trees and water feature. From here you are an hour’s drive from downtown Shizuoka city, and can reach downtown Tokyo in 3 hours door-to-door. This house has been well maintained by the current owner and is livable as is.