I spent a wonderful Saturday in my favorite coastal Massachusetts metropolis of Newburyport on a  self-guided tour that includes vintage contemporary kitchen renovations in a range of houses ranging from newly created dwellings to renovated historic residences.  Each of the nine selected households in the Kitchen Tour 2022 represent the most up-to-date in innovation, features and style and design – wherever historical structure fulfills present day facilities.  I designed it to 6 of the homes and took some incredible pictures I wanted to share. I’d like to thank the Newburyport PTO for the invitation. Significantly of the wonderful detail I’m sharing down below is from the tour ebook, so I thank the organizers for that – no will need to get notes!  Don’t allow the deficiency of folks in my pics mislead you – this tour was a large results. I’m just really fantastic at sneaking in pics when no 1 is in them. And at times I’m obnoxious and talk to persons to move out. 

Let’s get on with the tour!

Harrison Avenue Classic Modern day Kitchen

Builder: Grey Capital LLC  |  Interior Designer: Joppa Interiors

Classic Modern Kitchen Harrison Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 white clapboard Georgian Exterior

The 1850’s superior-style Georgian household was bough in 2019 and in excess of the class of the up coming two many years, entirely renovated by the existing house owners. The goal was to make a timeless place that maintained the appeal of the first property when featuring a large, open up and inviting kitchen area to accommodate household gatherings.

The kitchen is in the rear of the property and extends most of the back wall. The kitchen area attributes pure white cabinetry from Showplace, TopKnobs hardware in honey bronze, a Rohl apron sink with Waterstone faucet, La Cornue stove and Calcutta quartz countertops. The white brick backsplash attributes a German Schmear end, used by the home owners, adds a classic contact.

Classic Modern Kitchen 1 Harrison Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 kitchen with leather seating area

I appreciate the small seating region adjacent to the kitchen. Challenging to notify in the photos, but this place is struggling with the living place spot for a pleasant open up experience.

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Please delight in the Harrison Street Slide Display showcasing a lot more kitchen area pictures, moreover other rooms, mudroom and gardens.



Salem Avenue Vintage Modern-day Kitchen

Kitchen Architect: Rachel Harris of Vesta Architecture Builder: BLB Tailor made Property

Salem yellow clapboard exterior

This sunny yellow 1850 Environmentally friendly Revival dwelling was recently renovated. Getting into by means of the recently re-created side entrance, you walk as a result of the dining location into the brilliant and sunny kitchen area with fir beams and tons of windows. The kitchen characteristics a Thermador Chef’s Selection, Franke Farmhouse sink, Brizo faucet and a Bosch stainless French doorway fridge. The counter tops are Calcutta gold quartz on cupboards painted Benjamin Moore French Canvas and BM Revere Pewter on the island cabinets. The components is from Restoration Components and lights from Cedar & Moss. The wall are BM White Dove.


Classic Modern Kitchen 6 Salem Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 cabinets

The classic runner is just the appropriate accent for this clear and refreshing kitchen area.

Classic Modern Kitchen 2 Salem Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 stove wall

You should love the Salem Road Slide Demonstrate showcasing much more kitchen area pictures, moreover other rooms and gardens.



Jefferson Avenue Classic Modern day Kitchen

Kitchen Architect: Linda Cloutier Kitchen area and Baths | Builder: Kaminski Development

Jefferson antique beige clapboard

This Federal type house was crafted in 1805 by Amos Coffin, Jr. a shipwright and section of the bustling ship constructing district together the banking companies of the Merrimack River. This two-story wooden write-up-and-beam framed dwelling with a pitched roof is an superb instance of early domestic architecture. A 2019-2021 renovation involved an addition to provide the residence up to fashionable standards.

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Photo courtesy of Dorene Olsen

The kitchen characteristics quartz countertops, Kohler sink, Bosch microwave and dishwasher, Wolf gas array, Sub-Zero wine storage behind customized cabinetry, a Miele fridge/freezer.


Classic Modern Kitchen 1 Jefferson Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 cabinet and stove run

Please get pleasure from the Jefferson Avenue Slide Clearly show featuring additional kitchen area pics, plus other rooms and landscaped gardens and patio by Frontier Landscaping.



Significant Highway Typical Modern day Kitchen

Design: Holly Gagne Inside Design | Builder: The Real Enterprise | Architect: Benjamin Nutter Architects 

Cabinet Maker: Newbury Cabinetry Inc. | Paint: Large Pet dog Portray | Flooring & Refinishing: Leading Woodcrafting

High Newburyporty Kitchen Tour 2022 exterior

This more recent house was crafted in 2009 with a dark and conventional really feel. The new owners required a light-weight and brighter far more modern day sense with lots of purely natural light-weight that would get the job done for household and pets. The project included updating cabinetry, appliances and area finishes. The spacious kitchen attributes Aria Quartzite counters, a Blanco Quadro stainless sink on the island and 1 at the perimeter to compliment the scale of the kitchen area and workflow. Faucets of Rohl Lombardia pull-down in satin nickel. The island lights is Manufacturing facility by City Electric powered and the scones are from Restoration Hardware. The plastered angled array hood handles th 48IN Twin Gas assortment. Refrigerator, freezer and dishwashers are Sub-Zero.

I didn’t’ get a wonderful overall pic of this kitchen area, so head on more than to designer Holly Gagne’s website for some terrific pictures.


Modern Classic Kitchen 1 High Newburyport Kitchen Tour 2022 Dorene Olsen photo whole kitchen

The wall shade is BM White Dove with cabinetry painted BM Revere Pewter.


Modern Classic Kitchen 1 High Newburyport Kitchen Tour 2022 Dorene Olsen photo whole kitchen

Make sure you enjoy the Large Road Slide Exhibit that includes more kitchen photos, furthermore other rooms and landscaped gardens, patio and pool


Lime Road Common Modern day Kitchen

Kitchen Design and style, Inside Design and Builder: Joppa Style and design Inc.

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Guiding this tangerine painted facade in an similarly colorful inside. Created in 1798, this Gambrel-roofed Georgian appeals to the New England creative custom. The amazing mural in the front hall was hand-painted by the owner’s late spouse Erin Stack. The goals of the kitchen transform were to create more pure light and much better storage make a connection to the yard, gardens and household place.

The vibrant kitchen area was made with character and the coastal surroundings in mind and honors the eyesight of the home owner. The tailor made Decora cabinetry is painted Sherwin Williams “Distance” and the island is Sherwin Williams “Sunflower”. The countertops are PentalQuartz in Coastal Gray. The stove is LG Signature Twin-gas with double oven. The breakfast nook with L-formed banquette overlooks the curated perennial gardens in the yard. The house has a converted carriage house, now an artist’s studio.

Classic Modern Kitchen 1 Lime Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 blue cabinets yellow island

Classic Modern Kitchen 4 Lime Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 blue cabinets stainless range open shelves

This was truly the only kitchen on the tour that capabilities colourful painted cabinetry. The all-white kitchens are beautiful, but there is no doubt that a cheerful and vibrant kitchen area is invigorating! Joppa Style and design Inc. is a common on the Newburyport Kitchen Tours – you can see other examples of their do the job here and here.

Make sure you enjoy the Lime Avenue Slide Display that includes more kitchen photos, furthermore other areas and incredible yards.


Substantial Avenue Vintage Fashionable Kitchen area

Architecture & Style: Geerlings Interiors | Kitchen area Cabinetry: Customized Cupboards by Lebel | Summer months Kitchen Cabinetry: 41 Oak

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This award-winning renovation of an 1866 Italianate dwelling was redesigned to have an beautiful chef-styled kitchen, functional for cooking, entertaining and reduced maintenance for a fast paced youthful spouse and children. Walking earlier the grand staircase, you go involving two custom made developed-in oak cabinet pantries reminiscent of old ice-chests, in holding with the design of the house. The very carefully planned kitchen as 4 zones in which to prep, prepare dinner, each and every and clear up.

Classic Modern Kitchen 7 High St Newburyport Kitchen tour 2022 kitchen range cabinets

The 1st island capabilities an Imperial White Danby marble floor with quarter sawn oak cabinetry below two polished nickel Visible Comfort and ease chandeliers. The stainless metal topped island and Kohler stages sink is adjacent to a tall wall of cabinets, flanked by two Liebherr fridges, and a Miele steam oven. The cooking station features a Signature Kitchen Suite twin oven with a crafted-in sous vide and convection oven, in addition to gasoline and induction prepare dinner-tops.

In 2021 a secondary kitchen area room was added like an EarthStone professional wood and gasoline pizza oven.

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This residence was also a prevent on the 2018 Newburyport Holiday getaway Home Tour. It is intriguing to see the improvements created in the previous 4 yrs. Read through about it below and scroll down.

Remember to love the High Street Slide Exhibit featuring extra kitchen pictures, the summertime kitchen/pizza oven, other interiors and spectacular porch and landscapes


I went up to Newburyport a pair of days forward of the tour and invested one particular of the days driving up the coastline of New Hampshire up to York, Maine. The climate was magnificent – I’ll share far more remarkable New England architecture in an upcoming article.

All pictures by Linda Merrill except exactly where noted.

br>xoxo Linda