Nakagane Yashiki




The Nakagane-yashiki was built by the founder of the Nakagane branch of the Okudaira Clan, Okudaira Sadanao, as his residence in the early 16th century. Lord Sadanao was killed in 1556 at the battle of Amayama. Nakagane-yashiki was later the residence of Okudaira Sadatsugu.

Visit Notes

Nakagane-yashiki is a medieval residence site in Nakagane Township, Okazaki Municipality. No ruins remain and the site is now tea fields and a temple to Kannon-bosatu (Bodhisattva Avalokiteśvara) called Hōrinji.


Castle Profile
English Name Nakagane Yashiki
Japanese Name 中金屋敷
Alternate Names Nakagana-yashiki
Founder Okudaira Sadanao
Year Founded Early 16th Century
Castle Type Fortified Manor
Castle Condition Ruins only
Historical Period Pre Edo Period
Visitor Information
Access I cycled from downtown Okazaki
Visitor Information 24/7 free; fields
Time Required 10 minutes
Location Okazaki, Aichi Prefecture
Coordinates 34° 56' 4.42" N, 137° 21' 32.08" E
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