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Desk

A pair of large windows are framed by a built-in wood desk flanked by open shelves. The desk area is conveniently located off the kitchen and provides a lovely view to the garden.
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newtrew wrote:
What is the height of the desk ?
     Comment   December 13, 2013
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The desk countertop is 30" above the floor.
December 13, 2013 at 8:55AM   
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belke wrote:
How deep are the bookshelves that flank the desk?
   Comment   June 25, 2013
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belke
Are both sides identical in dimensions?
June 25, 2013 at 11:40AM   
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Yes.
June 25, 2013 at 12:44PM   
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Kathleen Whitmer wrote:
Handles - Who makes those beautiful handles?
   Comment   January 15, 2013
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The client purchased the cabinet hardware- most likely from Chown Hardware or Rejuvenation - both here in Portland, Oregon.
October 24, 2013 at 9:56AM   
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hendrickson60 wrote:
Love these chairs! - Can you tell me where you purchased these chairs? Thank you!
   Comment   October 13, 2012
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These chairs were part of the client's private collection.
October 15, 2012 at 9:50AM   
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In Style Modern
Hi hendrickson60, we have replica Wishbone chairs if you are interested
January 27, 2014 at 5:35AM   
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pelletis wrote:
do you remember the dimensions of the windows? thanks I love this desk
   Comment   September 24, 2012
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The windows are 3' W x 4' H. They are a little distorted in the photo due to the wide angle lens used for photographing.
October 2, 2012 at 4:51PM     
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pelletis wrote:
how did you finish the jatoba with a matt polyurathane? I am afraid it will turn red when finished
   Comment   September 24, 2012
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Yes, it was finished with a satin polyurethane.
October 2, 2012 at 4:53PM   
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mcgri0 wrote:
Material of the drawers of the desk. - Is the desk and shelving (apart from the solid top) made of painted wood or is it a vinyl wrap or something else?
   Comment   August 31, 2012
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The custom built desk and shelving are made of solid wood that has been painted.
October 2, 2012 at 5:01PM   
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cagcag wrote:
help ,great use of space - any chance you could show me the left sided shelves and what you did on that side with shelving,thanks
   Comment   July 12, 2012
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ruth_hs
Thanks very much for taking the time to reply! The desk is a little longer than I would have guessed. I have an alcove 8 ft x 8ft, with a 6 ft window and you have inspired me to try something similar. Although my side shelves would have to be quite shallow... Would you recall the dimensions of the units you used at all? Thanks very much again! Great space!
September 10, 2012 at 7:43AM   
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Thank you! The side units were custom built and are 12" deep.
September 12, 2012 at 10:44AM   
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tylerward wrote:
Paint color is beautiful what is it?
   Comment   July 10, 2012
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We are unable to identify this particular color, but the Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter #HC-173 is a similar color that we have used successfully on several projects.
October 9, 2012 at 12:31PM   
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Zahiya Fida
Its a nice color what fine is dis
February 18, 2013 at 5:28AM   
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ultralil wrote:
Love the paint colors! What are the brand & color of paints? Thanks!
   Comment   June 27, 2012
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For the trim, we did a color match with the existing trim in the remainder of the house.
January 17, 2013 at 10:48AM   
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lovelylinguist
Absolutely beautiful job. It's just what I would want my office to look like! The elements came together so well.
May 31, 2013 at 1:34PM   
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jmprisco wrote:
What kind of wood did you use for the top of the desk?
   Comment   May 18, 2012
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dianemcook
The top of the desk is solid Jatoba.
May 21, 2012 at 3:41PM   
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The top of the desk is solid Jatoba.
October 9, 2012 at 12:35PM   
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mdesigns wrote:
Depth counter - Hello ! What is the depth of this counter
   Comment   September 10, 2014
eannem wrote:
Wood desk top? - Hi - what is the type of wood used for the desk top? Walnut? thanks!
   Comment   August 5, 2014
terrib123 wrote:
Counter top - What type of counter ? Color style? Thank you
   Comment   July 25, 2014
stylinc wrote:
Wall colour - Can you tell me what paint colour is on these wall?
   Comment   April 7, 2014
bjshep wrote:
Wall color - The space is beautiful. Do you mind sharing the wall color?
   Comment   December 20, 2013
croig wrote:
Color please - Could you tell me the color on the walls please?
   Comment   November 18, 2013
nguyenthuong wrote:
Do i need to leave large space for this place? - This is a great place for members of family to tea or see sighting.
   Comment   October 30, 2013
tuckersmom11 wrote:
How wide was the total opening, incl. the depth of the bookshelves?
   Comment   July 8, 2013

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