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Kyoto 612-0865 Japan

Listing # 143138

Rates From JPY 135000 Monthly
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Last Updated: Friday, February 5, 2021

Fushimi 2 Storey Machiya

Convenient location
Located 350m (6mins walk) to Sumizome Station (Keihan line), from which Kyoto Station is 7 stops away (14mins). It is also 750m (8mins walk) to JR Fujinomori Station (Nara line), just 3 stops (8mins) from Kyoto Station.

Convenient for various universities: 11mins walk to Kyoto University of Education. And by public transport: 16mins from Ryukoku University, 39mins from Doshisha University, 45mins from Doshisha Women’s College of Liberal Arts (Imadegawa), 46 mins from Kyoto University, 49mins from Kyoto University of Art and Design.

From Sumizome Station, various attractions can be accessed: Fushimi-Inari (14mins), Gion (21mins), Nishiki Market (25mins), Kawaramachi-Dori Street (20mins), Nara Park (37mins).

Situated off the main road in a quiet neighbourhood with a 7-11, supermarket , various restaurants, clinic and pharmacist within short walking distance.

Living Areas
Traditional two-story wooden house, The house was renovated in the 2000s by Kyoto architect Geoffrey Moussas and seamlessly blends traditional style with modern elements. It is spacious with 67sqm on the 1st floor and another 51sqm on the 2nd floor. There is a mini courtyard entrance at the front and at the back is a Japanese garden.

The main living area on the 1st floor and sleeping area on the 2nd floor are floored with tatami. The kitchen, dining room and small study have wooden flooring. Newly installed wall aircon/heaters are available in the main living/sleeping areas, whilst the kitchen, dining room, bathroom and toilet washroom all have under floor heating.

The heated toilet washroom is outdoors and is separate from the bathroom equipped with a shower and stainless steel bathtub. Sitting in the bathtub, there is a small picture window with a view into the Japanese garden.

The house is furnished simply with floor futons for beds and other minimalist floor furniture. There is a washer/dryer machine and other basic kitchen equipment (cooker, microwave, toaster oven, fridge).

The house will comfortably accommodate 4 persons but please note that the sleeping areas are separated only by sliding paper doors and do not have standalone entrances.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
128 Sq. Meters
Suited for
4 people
Property Type


Available from Monday, March 1, 2021 onward
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Kyoto
Postal Code - State or Province 612-0865 Kyoto
Country Japan
Neighborhood Keywords Fushimi, Sumizome Station, JR Fujinomori Station
Closest University Kyoto University of Education
University nearby Ryukoku University

Rental Price:

JPY 135000 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • SemiFurnished
  • Summer Term


  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Garden
  • Other: Wall heater / Under Floor heating


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Living overseas. Enjoys travelling and the heritage and culture of Kyoto.

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