Handmade Oak Kitchen

A space like this needs a special kitchen to do it justice. The high ceilings and large windows would have dwarfed any normal cabinetry so we created a customised design influenced by the imposing proportions of this grand Highland house.  

Tall cabinets topped with an elegant cornice combine with the arched mantel to lead the eye upwards. Architectural details such as turned pillars, fluted columns and deep panels add solidity and style. A deep butler sink sits centrally in the window bay on a sturdy wooden stand. The beautifully figured European oak woodwork is dreamily reflected in the counter tops made of polished Lemurian blue granite.

But it's not all about good looks; This Dougal Black kitchen has top-quality pullout larder storage, a glazed drinks cabinet, an integrated dishwasher, a hidden recycling unit, corner pullouts, pan drawers and masses of shelved cupboard space. The wooden plate rack, spice shelves and wine storage add functional beauty while soft-closing doors, LED lighting and fully adjustable shelves ensure this classic kitchen is efficient and convenient too.

If you would like to discuss a project which requires a unique solution, please get in touch.

  • Another Dougal Black handmade kitchen
  • Drinks dresser, sink area and plate rack
  • The mantel area and cooker
  • Larders, cooler and wine rack
  • Mantel detail showing pillar and spice shelves
  • The drinks dresser with toughened glass shelves
  • Reflections in the Lemurian granite counter
  • Crystal formations within the Lemurian blue granite
  • The inset butler sink sits on its own cabinet
  • This wooden rack holds two dozen bottles of red wine.


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