Pale oak floors have a scrubbed look, and plank cabinetry with painted hinges and black latches give this Florida kitchen old-time charm. To top the counters and island, the architect and homeowner chose butcher block for its warmth and informality. Click through for more kitchen design and decorating ideas.
Kitchen - Tour a Restored 19th Century Farmhouse - Southernliving. The kitchen, added in the 1940s, once served as an outdoor hitching station. Jamie updated the room with whitewashed cabinetry, marble countertops, and a generous island.