"Found in a friend’s basement a 10-foot-tall hutch was in pieces until Matthew rebuilt it, adding a cornice headpiece and a bead-board back, which he painted to a custom-mixed soft green. Its unusual height makes it a perfect proportion for the room’s lofty ceiling heights."
Bring in the new: To create a kitchen that looks like it has evolved over time, the Benson's mixed new items with antiques.
The couple chose a sleek new refrigerator for practical reasons, including the lower deep freezer that slides out, making it easy to see everything in the drawer. Placing a small antique cupboard on top helps integrate this modern appliance into the kitchen.