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Open To The View contemporary-kitchen
 

Open To The View

This kitchen was only made possible by a combination of manipulating the architecture of the house and redefining the spaces. Some structural limitations gave rise to elegant solutions in the design of the demising walls and the ceiling over the kitchen. This ceiling design motif was repeated for the breakfast area and the dining room adjacent. The former porch was captured to the interior for an enhanced breakfast room. New defining walls established a language that was repeated in the cabinet layout. A walnut eating bar is shaped to match the walnut cabinets that surround the fridge. This bridge shape was again repeated in the shape of the countertop.
Two-tone cabinets of black gloss lacquer and horizontal grain-matched walnut create a striking contrast to each other and are complimented by the limestone floor and stainless appliances. By intentionally leaving the cooktop wall empty of uppers that tough the ceiling, a simple solution of walnut backsplash panels adds to the width perception of the room.

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October 29, 2013
131inverness wrote:
Please tell me the name of the flooring material. Thanks
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Thank you for your question! The flooring is limestone. Feel free to send us an email, I'd be happy to give you a quote. friedemann@designfirstinteriors.com
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Thank you!
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October 4, 2012
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Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we were not involved in that aspect of the design
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