Private House Open to the Public (Sankakuya [Triangle House])
The signboard of a salt shop still remains.
An example of a past household livelihood is exhibited.
An intriguing interior with an unusual floor plan
Sankakuya is a house built in a triangular shape to fit the shape of the narrow alleyway. It is also called the ship-shaped house because of its appearance. This house is an example of the skills and techniques of shipbuilders to make the most of the land, and has become one of the symbols of Shukunegi. This building was in use until 2006.
|Address||448 Shukunegi, Sado, Niigata|
|Access||Approx. 10 minutes by car from Ogi Port|
|Nearest bus stop||Approx. 1 minute on foot from Shukunegi bus stop on the Shukunegi Line|
|Opening Times||Open from 9:00-16:00 on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 April until late November. *Open everyday in August|
|Closed||Weekdays *Open everyday in August|
|Prices||Adults: 300JPY / Junior High School Students and under: 150JPY / Pre-schoolers and under: Free|
|Assistance in Foreign Languages||No|