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The life-enhancing possibilities of an outdoor kitchen

Our great-grandparents would doubtless have sucked their teeth over the more indulgent aspects of the houses of the 21st century. The en-suite bathroom (or, indeed, any bathroom at all, depending…

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Nine lovely kitchen islands

The design of kitchen islands is evolving fast to accommodate everything from wine fridges and seating to appliances, says Amelia Thorpe.

Dining room v Dining in the kitchen: The great debate

Top designers Ben Petreath and Henriette von Stockhausen have opposing views – here, they explain why. Portraits by Millie Pilkington. Why a dining room is better than an eat-in kitchen,…