Charming Antique Style
This busy family of five needs a kitchen that can handle the hustle and bustle of weeknight meals and still look good for entertaining. Most importantly, the kitchen has to be a suitable cooking laboratory for Keith and the kids. It’s not unusual to find the family on a mission to conjure up new recipes for taste-testing.
Wall and cabinet paint: DKC-52 by Donald Kaufman Color.
Hanging light fixture: by Randy Farmer of Artifacts Antiques & Interiors.
Barstools: Fleurance Counter Stools by the Elysée Collection, from Melissa Rowe Interiors; 256/ 536-4574.
Refrigerator: Dual System 690 (690/S) by Sub-Zero.
Gas cooktop: 48" Range with six porcelain-coated cast-iron top grates, (RT484CG), by Wolf.
1. Heated, cushion-cut travertine marble floors keep everyone’s feet warm.
2. Two dishwashers help with cleanup. One is for smaller dishes and glassware; the other, for bigger pots and pans.
3. Built-in ovens are located out of the way of traffic.
4. Two pullout pantry cabinets flank the refrigerator.
Marble fabricator/installer: Joe Lannom with Stoneworks Marble and Granite; 615/350-8081.
China cabinet doors: Antique French windows and original hardware from Anne Flaire Antiques.
Cabinets: by Tony Pearson with Classic Custom Cabinets.