Iwase House
Nanto-shi Nishiakao, Gokayama Driving directions
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The Iwase family will show you around this magnificent late-16C gassho-style house, an example of these large cottages with thatched triangular roofs in which several generations live together. This one, with five storeys, is 26m long, 13m wide and 15m tall, making it the largest in Japan.


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