Trends New Zealand Volume 33 No 7 - Page 73

Architect: Craig Steere, Craig Steere Architects; associate architect Mark de Rozario Cabinetry: American White Oak Veneer by Briggs Cabinetry hardware: Blum Benchtops and splashback: Caesarstone Snow Kitchen sink: Oliveri Taps: Arnando Vicario by Oliveri Oven, cooktop, dishwasher: Miele Ventilation: Qasair Refrigeration: SubZero Wine fridges: Westinghouse, Fisher & Paykel Water dispenser: Zip Hydrotap Flooring: Travertine from Milano Stone Lighting: Alti Lighting Awards: Trends International Design Awards Kitchens – Highly Commended Story by Charles Moxham Photography by Code Lime Photography see more online: search 49897 at see more online: search steere at Previous pages: In this new coastal home by Craig Steere Architects, the slender white kitchen countertops echo the nearby white beach sand and reflect natural light through the kitchen. The wood veneer calls to mind tones of driftwood, while travertine floors evoke beach stones. These materials feature through the wider interior, too. Above left: Behind closed doors – a hidden scullery is accessed by a handleless pivot door positioned between the ovens and integrated refrigerator. Above: The crisp white and wood kitchen provides an ideal counterpoint to the blue of the ocean. search | save | share at