5 Bedroom House Next to ASIJ (Tokyo)
5SLDK American size house in Tamacho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo
This is the largest home in the neighborhood, and is located on a quiet side street less than a 1 minute walk from ASIJ! It is a 3-story, custom home designed and built for the original owner's family by his own construction company during the peak of the bubble economy.
First Floor: 10 jo Protected content / 16.1 m²) Japanese-style bedroom
9 jo Protected content / 14.5 m²) office / dressing room / dry storage room
5.5 jo Protected content / 8.9 m²) western bedroom
Second Floor: 33 jo Protected content / 53.4 m²) LDK
10 jo Protected content / 16.1 m²) Japanese-style room
Third Floor: 9.3 jo Protected content / 15.0 m²) western bedroom
17.7 jo Protected content / 28.6 m²) master bedroom
The floor area is a spacious Protected content ( Protected content ) and includes 5 bedrooms and an office/dressing/storage room. The 5SLDK Western-Japanese combination layout features a large open family room/LDK occupying most of the second floor, plus 3 bedrooms with hardwood flooring and 2 with tatami. The rooms are comfortable, each with split A/C-heaters (electric-gas dual function) with remotes, and constructed of the highest quality materials. Full tree stalks are used as structural members and a grand entry way includes marble flooring and double doors with keypad locking system.
Large windows, including 3 ceiling windows in the LDK, 2 in a huge third-floor bedroom and 1 in a normal size third-floor bedroom, provide a bright sunlit interior with no neighboring buildings on two sides. The 3rd floor master bedroom includes its own sink and a raised tatami-flooring section for overnight guests. Mount Fuji is visible on a clear day from the other bedroom on the third floor.
Amenities include water-heated flooring for the second floor, a shower and Japanese style jet-bath, and an enclosed balcony for drying clothes. There are two shower-type "washlet" toilet rooms (first and second floor), a 7 liter washer, 4 liter dryer, vanity and laundry sink included adjacent to the bath, and a Protected content extra storage freezer. A stainless steel German-made AEG-Electrolux electric oven (accommodates a 15 lb. turkey), 4-burner Gaggenau gas cooktop and a large Protected content refrigerator were recently installed.
Closet space is plentiful; additional storage is available in an underfloor enclosed space (for wine or surplus goods). An extra long driveway and carport provide parking for up to 3 cars (or 2 plus a covered area for bicycles and storage of outdoor equipment). Large Nogawa park is adjacent to ASIJ and there is also a small park (Tamacho koen or "the shrine park") only a 30 sec walk from our house.
Available beginning Dec. 8, Protected content
Rent: 550,000 yen/month
Please email Mike Hettrick for more information and photos: Protected content