The Workshops of David T. Smith
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1890 Cottage Style Kitchen traditional
 

1890 Cottage Style Kitchen

This Cottage style kitchen was designed for a clapboard-sided, 1890’s Kentucky cottage and is located in a small town near Lexington, Kentucky. The owners completely restored the house and wanted a kitchen that was clean and simple, with a period feel to blend with the house.

For this style kitchen, they chose cabinets with simple, flat panel doors, flush drawers, curved Shaker feet, and Shaker 45 degree crown molding. The sink cabinet has 1890’s-style beaded panel doors, ball feet, and contains a Kohler sink.

The finish is brushed linen white on the main cabinets and brushed moss green on the island. The counter tops are ¾’’ and 1¼’’ curly maple with brown stain and a mineral oil finish. The hardware is blackened Shaker wooden knobs.

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January 4, 2014
collsmorg wrote:
What paint color is on your walls? Beautiful green
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Not sure. I just did the cabinets.
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January 9, 2013
lamacchiam wrote:
What brand of cabinets are these ?:
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The cabinets were made by my company, The Workshops of David T. Smith. I call this my cottage style. Flat simple panels and 3'' beadboard paneled doors. We also used curly maple counter tops. A mixture of bun feet and Shaker curved feet. The island is painted my Moss Museum paint to look like a "Found" piece. It was in a 1890 house in Midway Kentucky.
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January 9, 2013
lamacchiam wrote:
What brand is the sink ?:
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The sink is kind of shallow so you have to build a box behind it. And since it has curved sides it needs to be scribed to the cabinet.
    Bookmark   January 9, 2013 at 4:24PM
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It isn't Kohler. It's american Standard, but I couldn't find it on their website. The only thing I found was this link of Vintage Bath and Tub selling it as an American Standard Sink: http://www.vintagetub.com/asp/product_detail.asp?item_no=AS9062.008.020
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August 29, 2012
carrie614 wrote:
What type of counter tops?
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These are 1 1/4'' curly maple counter tops with a mineral oil finish.
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August 4, 2012
heidiminton wrote:
distressed cabinets
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We made the cabinets. They have museum white paint.
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