Modern Kitchen

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The kitchen appliances include a 28 by 16 by 8 inch deep Kohler porcelain sink, Jenn-Aire dishwasher, convection oven and roaster, microwave oven and stainless steel two door refrigerator/ freezer 36 inches wide and 80 inches deep and a Maytag top counter six burner gas stove which measures 45 by 21.5 inches and has an internal down-draft exhaust for cooking.

Two of the stove burners are open flame grills and have a grease collection container. The inside bottom drawer of the freezer in the kitchen measures 30 inches wide, 21 inches deep and 18 inches high and includes and internal ice maker collector pan. The inside top refrigerator in the kitchen measures 32 inches wide, 38 inches deep and 28 inches wide. The two large door compartments of the refrigerator add another 7 inches of shelves inside the refrigerator doors which are large enough for eight one gallon containers. A very spacious refrigerator/ freezer.

The kitchen cabinets are made of natural birch wood. Altogether there are 23 cabinets, 13 top cabinets and 10 bottom cabinets.

Four of the top cabinets have glass windows. There are as well two ‘secret spice drawers’ in the cabinetry. See if you can see them in the photo. If not make a visit to the house and find out. The first two cabinets nearly reach the ceiling. The larger bottom broom and mop cabinet measures 52 by 17 inches and is large enough for a vacuum cleaner besides mops and brooms. The kitchen floor is a newly laid wide plank white oak floor from Carlisle Wide Plank Floors who are specialists in wide plank floors. The same wide planks oak floor boards in the keeping room except the two hundred year old keeping room floor board have darkened and hardened with age. Carlisle also supplied the wide plank white pine floors and tung oil floor sealer in the master bedroom, bathrooms and closets on the second floor.