Wrap-around towel bars, private WC, a tub with built-in seating—this post-war bath pulled out all the stops in its attempt to capture amenity-starved consumers. The rambling floorplan might make using the room a bit of a scramble, but fortunately there are cushy stools placed throughout the space, providing convenient resting spots from which to appreciate the 'modern' color palette.
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.