This house in Takayama, Gifu Prefecture is what’s known as a “Kominka”. A kominka is a traditional style house that can be found in Japan’s country towns.
The interior has been tastefully refitted, adding all the modern conveniences withou taking away from the traditional ambience of the building.
Takayama isn’t a big city, but there are conveniences nearby. Within a five minute walk of Hakaguri Itakura, there is a market, supermarket, convenience store and a liquor store.