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Legend to plan: 1 front kitchen, 2 computer station, 3 second kitchen, 4 walk-in coolroom. Above and above right: A sliding door to the second kitchen can conceal the room if required. This kitchen runs parallel to the front kitchen and has a full complement of appliances, including four ovens, refrigerators, a dishwasher and cooktops. Facing page: Warm neutral furnishings in the living area tone with the kitchen materials and finishes. Story by Colleen Hawkes Photography by Jamie Cobel features on the entire floor throughout the living area, and wraps up the front of the long island. It is teamed with white Corian cabinets and a textural charcoal stone on the island. This was flamed and brushed to contrast the sleek finish of the Corian. Benchtops are in Caesarstone Snow. “It was important to keep the finishes quiet,” says the designer. “We dismissed many samples as too loud or too busy.” The attention to detail extends to the insides of the cabinets, which have a light silver-coloured interior. search | save | share at trendsideas.com Functionality is a given – House says although the front kitchen is fully equipped, virtually all the food preparation takes place in the matching second kitchen. This has three ovens, a series of cooktops, two sinks and refrigerators. resources & more images 46091 at trendsideas.com a video about this project 46099 at trendsideas.com