The kitchen is a part of the home that can often be the deal breaker, otherwise known as the heart of the home, but quite simply that central living space we just cannot do without.
The kitchen has fast become the centre of our homes, not only providing nourishment and fuel to our body and mind but also a ‘go to’ spot for relaxing, unwinding or congregating with friends and family. This space has evolved over the years, along with our changing lifestyles, from a room we – or our parents – could not wait to get out of, into that central living area we could casually enjoy for hours on end.
As we head into the festive season, the kitchen will certainly take centre stage, so as the host, you will surely be aiming to “wow” with more than just the food. We have some unique homes with remarkable kitchens that could provide the perfect solution. Here are just some of the tastefully finished, practical, contemporary and stylish kitchens that could be yours…
Too many chefs? Then this unique home could be the one for you. Not content with just the one, this spacious and versatile home presents a choice of two kitchens, along with a choice of two entrance halls, two spacious lounges, two conservatories, four double bedrooms and four bathroom suites. With all this space, it would be fair to say this sizeable home presents something for the whole family, pets and even the unexpected guests. These adaptable spaces extend over 2,400 sq ft and have been modernised and enhanced over the years to create a light and airy home. The outdoor areas do not disappoint either, tucked away within mature surroundings of this pleasant village, while in reach of the station, reputable schools and A331.
The open plan kitchen/breakfast room is a real feature of this welcoming home, presenting an ideal setting for entertaining and family life. This bright and airy space would make the ideal backdrop for cooking, dining and even lounging, as it presents a sociable setting with an abundance of natural light and French doors that open to the garden patio. Tastefully styled with high specification finishes, the home offers sizeable family accommodation, including three reception areas, a downstairs cloakroom, an integral garage, en suite, a family bathroom and a private garden. Favourably located within an established plot, near reputable schools and the village centre.
If you are after a unique kitchen to entertain guests or spend quality time with the family, then this grade II listed home certainly accommodates. The spacious and open plan kitchen is as charming and characterful as the rest of the property, but certainly sets the bar for a unique entertaining space, as it enjoys a rustic and natural ambience, with characterful features including, exposed beams, terracotta floor tiling, an Aga, inglenook fireplace and a cellar. The open plan arrangement introduces natural light throughout, while also opening to the southerly aspect private garden. Set on over an acre of grounds, the charming home offers an abundance of character, history and versatility, as it comprises four double bedrooms, four reception areas, two cloakrooms and bathrooms, a utility room, cellar, paddocks, stables, an annexe and a double garage. Ideally set overlooking Hannington village green and church.
Recently finished and ready to move into, this individual new build home would certainly make a convenient choice for the family. The exceptionally styled home presents a practical, stylish and sociable kitchen, fully equipped with an array of integrated appliances and finished to a high specification. A light and airy ambience continues through the sophisticated home that also features a 23′ living room, a utility/cloakroom, three bedrooms, three en suites, a private garden and parking. The popular location enjoys mature surroundings and is ideally set near schools, amenities, links to the A31 and Farnham Park.
Offering an open plan arrangement, the kitchen enjoys natural light, as well as an open view over the lounge, dining area and outdoors, via the Juliet balcony. This sociable space is complemented by minimalist contemporary styles, while practically incorporating numerous integrated appliances, making it ideal for entertaining. This modern build has been tastefully finished throughout and also offers two double bedrooms, an open plan kitchen/living room with a Juliet balcony, master with a Juliet balcony and en suite, additional bathroom and parking. Excellent commuter links are a notable bonus as the apartment is centrally located, near Farnborough station, the town centre and business parks.
This versatile home has been extended and modernised to offer bright and airy living areas throughout. The dual aspect kitchen makes a newer addition, presenting a modern space and a sociable setting for cooking, dining and entertaining. Shaker units and contrasting work surfaces border the kitchen, which incorporates numerous appliances and connects to the outdoors and conservatory. Along with scope for further enhancement and adaptation (STPP), the home also features a 26ft conservatory, three bedrooms, a family bathroom and a detached outbuilding. The sizeable plot complements the property, offering established and private outdoor spaces, while ideally set near village amenities, schools and Winchfield station.
If you are looking for a statement kitchen, this iconic and historical architecture will be your match. Originally part of a Chapel, this luxury three double bedroom home offers space in abundance. The unique property is set over three floors and certainly sets the stage for grand living. Each floor offers a glimpse of the original features from the distinctive structures and features an open plan kitchen/living/dining room, two en suites, a media room, a private entrance and courtyard. Conveniently located in the commuter town of Farnborough, which provides excellent rail and road links, while also home to the headquarters of global businesses.
These homes are a great example of how the kitchen can streamline your lifestyle and property. If you would like to view any of the above properties, or have any other queries, please contact your local branch, as follows:
Ash Vale – email@example.com – 01252 353030
Farnborough – firstname.lastname@example.org – 01252 375999
Fleet – email@example.com – 01252 812121
Hook – firstname.lastname@example.org – 01256 764666
Hartley Wintney – email@example.com – 01252 844015
Yateley – firstname.lastname@example.org – 01252 597900
Lettings – email@example.com – 01252 514000