There are situations where the best kitchen is the least kitchen. In spite of its polished, modern architecture, this small garden house has but the most basic of amenities. It's heated by a wood-burning fireplace, and the open kitchen features a gas hot plate instead of a conventional range. Storage is simply drawers, since provisions are minimal. The design allows one to focus on the surrounding landscape. onix.nl
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.