The Evans family loved their classic Charleston Single House, built one room wide and several rooms deep. The house had character and streams of natural light. But what it didn’t have, according to Carolyn, was a heart. “I remember saying to our architect, Gordon Nicholson, that this house has great soul but doesn’t have a heart,” she says. “That’s what our new kitchen gave us.”
Teak dining chairs: Nantucket Dining Chair by Kingsley-Bate.
Teak dining table: Essex Dining Table, also by Kingsley-Bate.