Architecture firm Studio Hagen Hall created an open plan brimming with custom-milled storage space.
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Location: Hackeny, East London, United Kingdom
Builder: California Building Ltd
Microcement: Crystal Decor Ltd
From the Architect: "A soft material palette and open-plan living was at the heart of the brief for this East London apartment. Studio Hagen Hall looked to muted textures and colors to create a feminine atmosphere, introducing long clean lines throughout to maintain a sense of maturity and timelessness.
"After spying the clever spatial and interior redesign completed in a neighboring apartment, the client commissioned Studio Hagen Hall to reenergize and revitalize their one-bedroom flat in East London.
"The designers took the same rigorous approach to hidden storage and crafting a seamless flow of movement around the flat. A bespoke oak kitchen with built-in bench seating anchors the bright, open-plan living area. Oak cabinetry wraps around the living area, unifying the kitchen, living and dining zones in a long, unifying gesture.
"Floor-to-ceiling oak cupboards allow clutter to be tucked away, while sliding pocket doors maintain the sense of openness throughout the small floor plan. A muted micro-cement bathroom is directly accessible off the central hallway, fitted with an overhead shower and fluted glass screening."
See the full story on Dwell.com: Oak Cabinets, Cupboards, and Banquet Seating Reset a Small East London Flat