Case Study: Bespoke Provincial Country Kitchen

Bespoke Provincial Country Kitchen

Within the idyllic countryside of Regional Victoria, a combination of rustic charm and modern functionality has inspired this beautiful custom, provincial kitchen. With the guidance of the expert kitchen designers at Matthew’s Joinery in Ballarat, the customer has been able to create their dream modern design masqueraded as a traditional farmhouse kitchen.

The open-plan kitchen and living area boasts an expansive island bench, a chic play on a classical provincial feature. Countertop functionality is further optimised by the use of support brackets in the ornamental chimney breast, which maximises the usable space surrounding the cooktop.The design is adorned by the dual chandeliers highlighting the bench, add a sprinkling of romance.


Attention to detail is the key to the design’s finesse; Matthew’s Joinery has incorporated clever disguises to conceal any modern appliances, like the microwave and toaster. Each element of this design has been carefully considered to ensure that valuable storage hubs are created in any available space.


The choice of appliances in a traditional style kitchen is essential to maintaining a harmonious design. Within the heart of this provincial kitchen, sits the Black Belling Richmond 90cm Dual Fuel cooker, designed with classic styling reflecting the brands heritage. This appliance was a must for the customer, who aspired to craft an authentic farmhouse style.


Like the kitchen itself, the Belling range cooker exudes functionality masked by its classical beauty – with 3 separate cavities, a total of 14 functions, and a five burner cooktop, the cooking possibilities are endless. Whether cooking a large family roast, or a precise culinary masterpiece, this cooker and the surrounding kitchen have been designed for ultimate utility.

The custom provincial range offered by Matthew’s Joinery can be tailored to suit many different looks from the Hamptons, French Provincial, Farmhouse to Modern country and is perfectly complimented by the Belling Richmond Cookers.

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