From the fourth story until the ninth, there are only pent roofs and no balconies.
Nijūmon - A two-storied gate with a pent roof between the two stories.
Distinguishable from the similar nijūmon for not having a pent roof between stories.
A pent roof runs around three sides of the house, and the gable ends were covered in vertical sheathing.
A pent roof, or a pentice, over the doors offered some protection from inclement weather.
On the west side there is a single-pane window under a pent roof next to the porch.
The main stone section is one and one half stories, five bays wide with a central entrance, and pent roof.
Because the hisashi is covered by a pent roof of its own, the butsuden seems to have two stories, but in fact has only one.
Both the porch and the salient have tiled pent roofs.
On the third story, above a pent roof, there is imbrication and a finely detailed Palladian window.