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Natural materials are much in evidence, both inside and out. The dry kitchen features a mix of stained pine wood cabinetry and gleaming white lacquer. All the cabinets have recessed pulls so the streamlined look is maintained. The split-level island incorporates a pine wood table and a chunky marble work counter. Marble also appears in the master and guest bathrooms, Above: Ong&Ong worked with interior design specialist Design Studio to ensure the living room would enhance the sense of a peaceful retreat. Subtle, energyefficient lighting was used throughout the home. Left: Stained pine wood cabinets make a bold textural contrast to glossy lacquer doors in the dry kitchen. The splashback is a window providing a view back into the wet kitchen. search | save | share at 35