Rossory Main House enjoys an incredible vantage point over the mountains that lie between Kyoto and Lake Biwa. With a large open plan living, kitchen and dining area, Japanese room, Hinoki bath, Sauna, Large Outdoor Space, Parking for 3-4 cars, Japanese Studies library loft, and 3 bedrooms, you can fully relax into Japanese mountain retreat life while not sacrificing the convenience of Kyoto and an international community on your doorstep.
Living in Rossory Main House
Built to Eco- Passive House standards, Rossory House is a world class Eco-home. It is comfortable in all seasons and the natural cedar and cypress timbers provide a warmth and comfort that fits well with the mountain environment. The Living Room, Dining Room, Japanese Room, loft-Library and Master Bedroom all enjoy some of the most beautiful views of the surrounding mountain scenery. The tree directly outside of the dining room window is a yama-zakura a rarer mountain species of the more common sakura cherry tree. There are views of the near and distant mountains. Eagles, hawks and other bird species can be observed at all times during the day.
There are a large variety of included features and furnishings.