Jan 28, 2019 12:12 pm
We are currently at plaster stage when I have realised that our kitchen looks out of proprotion to the large living/dining. The kitchen is narrow with only 1m between bench with an over to the other bench- not very practical 🤦🏼♀️
I’m therefore looking to redesign this with minimal impact of cost given we are already at plaster stage.
I have the two possible designs in mind.
Any feedback or alternate ideas would be great.
1) island bench rotated facing dining area
2) create L shape bench
Re: Kitchen layout question2
Feb 01, 2019 2:47 pm
Option 1 seems most practical than the L shape - assuming it will be rotated so that there is a direct access from dining to pantry. It offers a nice large casual eating spot. The L shape means a long walk thru the kitchen to the pantry.
Re: Kitchen layout question3
Feb 01, 2019 3:03 pm
Depends on what you are planning to mainly use your bench for.
From what I see, you are quite alright even without bench at all, you have enough cutting space right between sink and oven.
If you are planning to use it as a small bar area for parties or informal eating area, option 2 looks so much better (but limits access to your kitchen to only one side - it is not a problem then go for it (but where would your fridge go in that case?). Alternatively, just place a bench higher and leave 1200 mm spacing between your fridge and the bench end.
Re: Kitchen layout question4
Mar 18, 2019 6:24 pm
option 2 allows people to get into the WIP without disrupting the work area (working triangle) whilst creating more bench space. Though if you went option 1 you should bring your island of the wall to create a walkway to the WIP, especially if the fridge is in there.
Sign in or Join to reply to this Topic
CraigasaurusHelp/suggestions with kitchen layout pleaseHelp/suggestions with kitchen layout please
We have removed the screen as we dont open it often but weirdly enough whe we get files inside they gather here so we can open it up and shu them out. I totally…