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Family room with the open kitchen beyond. The built-in features leaded glass windows that were from the home that was torn down.

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richakulsh wrote:
Beautiful room , what is at the back of the divider ?
   Comment   April 5, 2014
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The other side of is the same as this side. I hope that helps!
April 7, 2014 at 9:30am      Thanked by richakulsh
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lorico12 wrote:
What is the wall color in the kitchen?
   Comment   January 6, 2014
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I can not find the exact paint color, but I think it is either Ben. Moore 'Pale Celery' or 'White Marigold', in an eggshell finish. Do a 3'x3' sample up against white trim to see if you like that.

I hope that helps. Take care.
January 7, 2014 at 12:59pm   
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Jeanette McCloskey wrote:
Where did you purchase the rug from, just the colors I was looking for
   Comment   November 25, 2013
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fletchmacfletch
I have a similar rug from Pottery Barn - the Adeline. Same colors
December 18, 2013 at 2:14pm     
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This rug is similar to Gabrielle Persian Blue Wool Rug
December 18, 2013 at 10:34pm   
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anneandphil wrote:
What is height of counter, columns, and molding? - We love this built in room divider and would love to know the measurements as to height. Thanks for your help.
     Comment   September 12, 2013
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It was built slightly differently, but that is basically the dimensions I think you need.
September 12, 2013 at 6:28am     
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Luddy Taylor
I love this! I need it for for my livingroom
February 9, 2014 at 7:36am     
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kassikolo wrote:
Is the divider 1 foot wide or more?
   Comment   April 23, 2013
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The divider is 1'-5" wide. It is 9'-9" long. I hope that helps.
April 25, 2013 at 8:15am   
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kassikolo wrote:
How wide and long is the divider?
   Comment   April 23, 2013
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The base and top (part attached to the ceiling) of the divider is 9'-9" long x 1'5' wide. I hope that helps!
April 25, 2013 at 8:14am   
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shughart35 wrote:
where did u get pillows - where did you get pillows
     Comment   April 9, 2013
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This home was set up by a 'staging' company, so I don't know what the furniture brands are. It was a 'spec' home that a developer did, and to sell it, it was staged. Sorry that I can't help you with that.
April 9, 2013 at 5:50am   
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sschick01 wrote:
Ceiling Fan - What brand is ceiling fan & where purchased?
   Comment   February 13, 2013
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It is a Casablanca Whitman C21G97H. http://www.casablancafanco.com/Products/Ceiling-Fans/Whitman™-C21G97H/

They have lots of local dealers. You can find them at http://www.casablancafanco.com/Support/Find-a-Dealer/
February 14, 2013 at 6:32am     
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Actually, I believe it is this one. They are both pretty similar http://lightingbygregory.com/Merchant5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=LBG&Product_Code=MA-F701-DRB

I hope that helps.

Take care.
February 14, 2013 at 9:04am   
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beth206 wrote:
Structurally baring divider? - Could we us your concept as a structurally sound outside baring wall to additions that is added?
   Comment   January 27, 2013
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terriscott12
I love the room divider it's a great style . Also, whre is the coffe table from?
March 17, 2013 at 4:04pm   
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The home was completed as a 'spec' home by a developer, and they had the house 'staged'. The furniture was brought in specifically to give the house a 'lived in' look, so I don't know what it is. Sorry about that.
March 18, 2013 at 5:59am   
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Kelley Nancy wrote:
Where did you purchase the sofas?
   Comment   January 25, 2013
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Kelley,

The home was 'staged' when we took those photos. I am not sure where they came from, but I would think that you could get a similar look from somewhere like Pottery Barn.

I hope that helps.

Nate Kipnis
January 25, 2013 at 3:29pm   
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balloonpantry wrote:
where can i purchase that white console - where can I purchase that white console
   Comment   December 30, 2012
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The console is actually a built-in. It was made from the original leaded glass that was saved from the home that was on the site before it was demolished. One of the columns actually has the plumbing waste line from the bathroom above within it.
December 31, 2012 at 9:31am   
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kayeelle wrote:
What color is the paint?
   Comment   November 18, 2012
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Kayeelle, I asked the developer who worked with the interior designer, and he doesn't have a record of it. My guess would be it is Ben Moore China White or a slightly more yellow variation of that. Hope that helps.
November 19, 2012 at 12:12pm   
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karendempsey wrote:
Coffee table - Where is this coffee table found?
   Comment   October 15, 2012
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These photos use furniture from a home staging company. So unfortunately I don't know where the table came from. I would try Pottery Barn or a similar store.
October 16, 2012 at 6:45am   
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morr wrote:
rug - lovely rug where would I buy such a rug?
   Comment   June 13, 2012
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deahna
If I'm not mistaken, the rug is from Target. I have the same one in my kitchen.
June 26, 2012 at 12:37pm   
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grandmadc
It looks like possibly Pottery Barn.
July 17, 2012 at 5:35pm   
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simikaye wrote:
Beautiful room, What color is on the wall?
   Comment   June 26, 2011
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flynnkef
Why the beams in the middle? Was a bearing wall knocked down? Just wondering b/c i have to knock down a bearing wall, so looking for options! I love the way this looks!
July 18, 2012 at 8:46pm   
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Both decorative columns actually have a 3" diameter steel column within them. The 'beam' is just decorative I believe, to make sense of the columns. It may be that there was a plumbing line coming down into one of the columns and it offset into the beam, but I don't recall that offhand.
September 28, 2012 at 1:01pm   
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What Houzz contributors are saying:

Deal with a tricky situation. "There are number of things at work with this divider," says Nathan Kipnis of Kipnis Architecture + Planning. "Both of the columns are wrapped around structural pipes, hiding them from view. I set up the columns so they were symmetrical with the center of the kitchen. And if you look carefully, you can see that the family room is a step down and the steps terminate into the built-in."The home that was torn down on the site was "well past its useful life," Kipnis says, although it "had a few elements that we reused. The four leaded glass doors, for example, are from an old stairwell. The divider is open to both sides in the middle for artwork or plants, and the glass-fronted cabinets hold books."He adds, "This sort of solution is the best way to deal with tricky problems — turn them into design elements. We used to call that 'celebrate the problem' in architecture school."

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