Gayler Construction gave the owners the look they were after with a European-style range with built-in hood and decorative corbels. A black and tan fleur de lys-like tile backsplash added uniqueness, while custom cabinetry, custom flooring and custom millwork enhanced the room’s Old World appeal.
The contrast created by setting dark cabinetry against an Old World range hood makes the cooking area the focal point in this kitchen. The professional Wolf range and mounted pot filler can handle heavy-duty use by a family of six.
A multi-barreled brick lined ceiling brings a warm, rustic vibe to the gourmet kitchen, which opens up to the family room. A custom-made zinc hood over the gas cooktop adds to the Old World feel, while limestone tiles ground the space.
Rustic wood beams bring in Old World charm from the exterior style of this Arizona home. The kitchen cabinets have a rich acrylic finish and are topped with solid taupe countertops. Comfortable barstools surround the end up for island for an eat-in space.
A banquette features a sofa and eight seats with cushions used to emphasize the Moorish textures and furniture styling. The custom veneer panels creating the banquette area were hand-stained on site and made to match the walnut cabinetry.
Old World Poolside Pergola With Custom Fire Torches
Designer Scott Cohen of The Green Scene found a craftsman in Mexico that follows the Old World technique of hand carving stonework, and he commissioned four fire torches to display on the pergola's columns. Cohen says he loves to use fire in hardscapes since it creates lighting and a relaxed resort-style ambience.
This custom kitchen has a mix of contemporary and Old World styles. It features a travertine range hood, two-tone cabinetry and granite countertops. An oversized island with a prep sink anchors the spacious kitchen.
Earth-toned tiles are used to create an eye-catching backsplash in this Old World-inspired kitchen. The custom cabinetry is topped in granite countertops, and a kitchen island provides extra prep area as well as a second sink.
A Spanish tile backsplash, green marble countertops and dark wood cabinetry offer a touch of Old World in this open kitchen. A butler's pantry sits just beyond the kitchen to help with food service in other parts of the home.
Here, warm wood accents and a rich yellow walls evoke a French country feel. The stone floor has a rugged quality, while decorative molding and elegant lighting have a touch of Old World sophistication.
This neutral kitchen features a mash-up of Old World style. The painted finish on the wood cabinets is characteristic of French country design, while the ornate chandelier adds a touch of Mediterranean style.
Mediterranean Kitchen with Old World Sophistication
A large white range hood sits over a chef-grade gas stovetop in this opulent eat-in kitchen. Iron pendant light fixtures hang over the island. Heavy fixtures and warm brown wood evoke an Old World sophistication.
This kitchen is filled with Old World charm, from the ornate detailing on the cabinetry to the beamed ceiling and inlaid floor treatment. Vintage-look pendants and a decorative tile backsplash show the level of detail that went into the space.