Trends New Zealand Volume 33 No 3 - Page 33

Architect, interior designer, kitchen designer, builder: Clinton Cole, CplusC Architectural Workshop Kitchen manufacturer: Kitchens and Bathrooms Rock Kitchen flooring: Blackbutt hardwood Wall coverings: Dry pressed recycled brick from Cheap as bricks Paint: Dulux Heating: Regency Fireplace Lighting: Classicon Selene Pendant; Domus LED cabinet light Kitchen cabinetry: Polytec Melamine joinery in Alabaster from Kitchens and Bathrooms Rock Countertops: Caesarstone Snow Splashback: Mirror Kitchen sink: Oliveri Taps: Methven Oven, cooktop: Bosch Ventilation: Qasair Refrigeration: Electrolux Dishwasher: Miele Awards: Trends International Design Awards (TIDA) Homes – Highly Commended Story by Charles Moxham Photography by Michael Lassman save and share: search 49404 at see more: search cplusc at kitchen and there are extra deep drawers on the island and wall-height perimeter cabinetry. A fold-up cabinet front to the right of the outer countertop accesses a handy appliance garage. While the absence of windows here screens the kitchen from a close neighbour, a skylight running the length of the addition on this side provides ample task lighting. Cole’s choice of materials in the kitchen fur- thers the indoor-outdoor connection too. The cedar baton ceiling echoes the louvre elements while the Blackbutt tongue and groove floor connects with the pergola over the courtyard. Left: Located on the grassed area of the indoor-outdoor courtyard, a herb garden provides education for the children and fresh herbs for family meals. The owners can open or close the various operable walls to provide a level of safe containment for the children, as well as being able to watch their offsprings’ escapades from anywhere in the extension. search | save | share at