the kitchen extension sits where there was once an outdoor swimming pool. Keen to replace that wow-factor element of the house with a similarly stunning kitchen the owners knew that an island wrapped in beautifully book-matched grained marble would provide exactly the stand-out feature she was after."
A sink and hob on the island mean that anyone preparing and cooking food can chat to family and friends at the same time. Previously a fan of gas hobs, the owner took heed of laurence's advice and opted for induction and is really glad she did. "it's just so fast - I love it," she says