Eat-In Kitchen with Fireplace

Eat-In Kitchen with Fireplace

Recently I visited Washington DC with my family and in addition to the monument tour, we visited the National Museum of American History where Julia Child’s kitchen from her Massachusetts home is on display.  Mrs. Child donated her kitchen in 2001 and it is exactly as she left it with a big table right in the middle of the room.  You can see photos on the ‘Hooked on Houses’ blog.

With Julia in mind, I thought I would share some of the eat-in kitchens we have designed.  Sometimes the table is right in the kitchen proper, and in others just outside the working area.  In the end, it is all about having family and friends close while the cooks in the family are working.

Kitchen View

Kitchen View

Tables In Kitchen

Tables In Kitchen

Kitchen with Pizza Oven Outside

Kitchen with Pizza Oven Outside

Rustic Kitchen

Rustic Kitchen

Table With a View

Table With a View

Crisp Kitchen

Crisp Kitchen

By Published On: February 21st, 2014Categories: Kitchen2 CommentsTags: ,

About the Author: James Crisp

James M. Crisp has been an architect for well over 30 years. His architectural firm, Crisp Architects, designs projects throughout New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Massachusetts. In April of 2007, Taunton Press published 'On the Porch' by James M. Crisp and Sandra Mahoney.

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  1. Kpducks March 6, 2014 at 2:25 pm

    Your designs are a feast for the eyes. Thank you.

  2. James Crisp March 6, 2014 at 2:45 pm

    Thank you! I have a great photographer-Rob Karosis

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