Azekurazukuri (校倉造 azekura-zukuri) sometimes simply called azekura, is a Japanese architectural style, probably dating from the early centuries AD, of simple wooden construction of certain type of buildings like storehouses (kura), granaries, etc. Characteristically they are joined-log structures triangular in cross section, and commonly built of cypress timbers.
- Louis Frédéric (2002). Japan Encyclopedia. Harvard University Press. p. 63. ISBN 978-0-674-01753-5. Retrieved 24 August 2012.
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