A drawing of a butler has been added to one wall in a dining room, along with signatures of friends and family of the homeowners. Off to one side, a glass topped dining table is set for two, including a bottle of white wine.
In this butler's pantry, a gallery wall of mushroom botanical art adds a curious culinary element. The large storage and utility space has it all: open shelves for cookbooks, counter space for prepping food and concealed storage for odds and ends.
A combination of open and closed storage makes organization a cinch in this butler's pantry. Rustic cabinets fill one side of the space with center glass cabinets to display favorite china, while the opposite wall has open cabinets with wicker baskets for easy-to-stow storage.
Situated between the breakfast nook and formal dining room is the butler's pantry, which doubles as a custom bar. The designers wanted the space to feel strong and masculine, so they outfitted the walls with Phillip Jeffries wallpaper that mimics the look of a tweed suit and added a cool, black-and-white treatment to the ceiling.
This sleek butler's pantry features high-gloss blue paint on nearly every surface, from walls to cabinetry to trim. Mottled glass fronts the cabinet doors, offering a peek at the artfully arranged glassware. The deep blue hue becomes an even more dramatic touch when juxtaposed with the white walls that run throughout most of this waterfront home.
This view looks from the dining room, through the butler's pantry, into the kitchen. The dining room walls were finished with floor-to-ceiling raised panels, and a high gloss was painted on the ceiling.
A tucked-away butler's pantry has enough space for a contemporary pedestal table and four chairs, offering extra seating for guests in this entertainment-ready estate in Newport Coast, California. Stone walls and traditional lanterns complement the Mediterranean architecture, while contemporary furnishings update the look and feel for modern living. An adjoining sitting room offers another spot for guests to perch.
A small butler's pantry with sink, microwave and counter space make it easy to serve snacks for epic TV binge-watching sessions in the adjacent family room. The whitewashed brick wall matches the accent wall just out of sight in the family room.
Designer Shane Inman takes advantage of floor-to-ceiling wall space with louvered cabinetry and pull-out drawers in this galley-style laundry room. Custom industrial-inspired butler doors take up minimal space and introduce an interesting design element into the space.
This white, transitional kitchen and adjoining butler's pantry feature loads of counter space, as well as ample storage. White walls and cabinetry create a clean, crisp palette that sets the tone for the home's overall transitional design. A gray tile backsplash peeks out from behind the coffee station.
An underused butler’s pantry now serves as an elegant wine closet and entertaining focal point. The custom glass doors with metal frames match the windows of the house. Three walls hold wine, accented by a piece of artwork commissioned by MOSAIC Group. The wood countertops are faux-finished to look like concrete countertops elsewhere in the home.