Old Japanese houses in Arihara, Shiga-ken
Last weekend I went to the mountains in Shiga-ken for a few days to Arihara,
a village of about 30 houses. I'm very interested in old Japanese house architecture
and take photos of these old wooden houses when I can, as they are fast disappearing.

The restored house is used as a holiday home by the owners who live in the city.
They've done a great job and it looks prefect.
Sadly the other house in the photo is I guess past restoring.







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