Warm walnut furniture is given a sharp twist with splashes of apple green, while contemporary pendant lighting gives an intimate feel to the dining area. A floating table is cleverly supported by a concealed metal framework.
A large extractor fan has four speed settings and incorporates five halogen lights with a dimmer function. Pale granite worktops, cream marble floor tiles and light grey walls ensure the kitchen feels light and bright.
Integrated into the island is a robust chopping block, made from maple and walnut in a checkerboard pattern and finished in oil. The front is curved so that it reflects a bow-fronted cupboard opposite. At one end of the room, a storage unit features black glass panels to minimise the impact of a TV screen.
The dishwasher is positioned higher than usual, to minimise bending to load and upload it. The height difference also interrupts a long expanse of granite, so the effect isn’t flat or clinical.