Kitchen of the Week: A France-Meets-California, Ikea-Meets-Custom Kitchen in Normandy


I typically discover myself looking Remodelista’s Design Journey archives for a digital escape from my desk. Currently, as an example, I’ve been visiting Riverside Home, a Nineteenth-century home turned trip rental in Normandy. It’s the mission of Tatiana Dupond, who’s French, and her husband, Jordan Feilders, “the American who launched California-style artisanal burger and taco vehicles to Paris,” Margot wrote in our authentic characteristic on the place (see A Normandy Guesthouse from an Upstart American Restaurateur).

At the moment we’re looking on the guesthouse kitchen, preferrred for prepping easy midsummer dinners that final lengthy into the night time, French fashion. Learn on:

Images courtesy of Riverside Home.

the couple worked to shore up and restore the original stone buildings; feilder 9
Above: The couple labored to shore up and restore the unique stone buildings; Feilders additionally introduced in Gilles Tombeur, a Paris-based inside architect and good friend.
the house hadn
Above: The home hadn’t been occupied because the Nineteen Seventies, Margot reported. Right here, a terra cotta-tiled entry leads into the pared-back however cheerful eating space, full with Hay J77 chairs (as soon as in Feilder’s restaurant eating room).
dupond in the dining area, which has its original mantel. we like the vintage f 11
Above: Dupond within the eating space, which has its authentic mantel. We just like the classic French enamel water jug, which holds a sprig of dried flowers.
the dining area is just adjacent to the redone kitchen, making it an ideal site 12
Above: The eating space is simply adjoining to the redone kitchen, making it an excellent web site for dinner events.
the kitchen itself is a high low mix: ikea cabinetry pairs with custom concrete 13
Above: The kitchen itself is a high-low combine: Ikea cabinetry pairs with customized concrete counters (made in Paris) and a brass backsplash from Paris steel store Tartaix.
an oak display shelf adds to the bespoke look. 14
Above: An oak show shelf provides to the bespoke look.
outside, a pea gravel courtyard—surrounded by stone outbuildings, the re 15
Above: Outdoors, a pea-gravel courtyard—surrounded by stone outbuildings, the stays of an outdated farm—makes a quiet spot for dinner al fresco.
or an apertif. 16
Above: Or an apertif.

For a full have a look at the visitor home, see Riverside Home: A Normandy Guesthouse from an Upstart American Restaurateur.

And for extra trip leases to go to (just about or in particular person), see:

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