Aoyama Yashiki (Mikawa)

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The Aoyama-yashiki was built on a slight terrace in a small valley by the Aoyama Clan in 1468. It was the fortified residence of Aoyama Tadayoshi. The yashiki may have later been replaced by nearby Jinnoyajō as the Aoyama’s main base in the early 16th century.

Visit Notes

The site of Aoyama-yashiki, located in Kashiyama Township, Okazaki Municipality, is now fields, orchards and some rural housing; no ruins remain.


Castle Profile
English Name Aoyama Yashiki (Mikawa)
Japanese Name 三河青山屋敷
Alternate Names 樫山村古屋敷
Founder 1468
Year Founded Aoyama Clan
Castle Type Fortified Manor
Castle Condition Ruins only
Historical Period Pre Edo Period
Visitor Information
Access Nearest station is Motojuku Station on the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line; Higashi-Okazaki IC
Visitor Information 24/7 free; fields
Time Required 15 minutes
Location Okazaki, Aichi Prefecture
Coordinates 34° 55' 7.57" N, 137° 18' 3.96" E
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Added to Jcastle 2023
Contributor ART
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