Hirokane House was built in the end of Edo period by Hirokane Motoharu. Hirokane family made a great success with "Bengara" and built his house like a castle with great stone walls. They started business in 1790, and built this house and walls in 1810. The height of the stone wall is 15m tall and layered with Jubako style.
The house represents the high class house and art of Edo period. The Kawara on its roof are called Sekishu Style. Hirokane hired Kawara designer from Shimane for this house.
The size of the house is about 40 square meters with 56 rooms.