Hamptons Kitchen

Inspired by homes in The Hamptons, Long Island in New York.
Select Kitchens designs & renovates kitchens in the classic Hamptons style.

The Hamptons.

A rich and famous style, in the playground of the rich and famous.

Hamptons Style Kitchen

The perfect Hamptons style kitchen consists of classic kitchen styling, a light colour palette and lots of natural materials and light – perfect for entertaining guests.

Classic Hamptons style kitchen idea is open and inviting often with large central kitchen island benches that become a gathering point when entertaining. This is a crucial guiding star with kitchen renovations in mind.

From Long Island in Suffolk County, New York. The Hamptons is a lighter and simpler version of the French provincial style, with cleaner lines, a lot less detail, (such as the corbels, scrolls fretwork.). Usually opting for some simple capping on the top of high cabinets, perhaps a dressed up range hood cabinet above the cooking surface with some light capping. Doors are usually a mild “shaker” style door

The interior design consists of usually white kitchens, but dark contrast colours have been brought in to play in recent years. Stone benches with simple square edges and solid timber benches as well. Curvy handles, but only slightly. Splashbacks can be tiled or porcelain large format.

Modern Hamptons Kitchen

Featuring white cabinetry with impeccable iconic detail, The Hamptons style incorporates a frame around the perimeter of the pane – commonly known in kitchen design as shaker-style kitchen cabinets.

Inclusions that fit within Hamptons style modern kitchens are high ceilings, exposed beams, and directing natural light from windows and skylights that reflect light around the room. 

Large bold kitchen lights – like a chandelier, large lampshades or pendant lights – are featured above the central, island-style kitchen bench.

This is accentuated by contrasting dark wood benchtops and timber flooring that makes the kitchen feel wider and more open plan. Add some bar stools for the full effect.

Hamptons Kitchen Design – Benchtops and Splashbacks

Although The Hamptons design style kitchen uses natural marble benchtops as a stylistic cornerstone, it doesn’t preclude you from adding a touch of your own individuality, with an infinite amount of colours, textures and patterns available. 

Splashbacks are often based on classic ceramic subway tiles and feature light colour palettes. Off-whites or pale greys, greens or blues are popular choices. Shelving can include open shelves or cabinets with glass doors.

These traditional lines, clean open colours and subtle detailing creating classical styling – a timeless look in your kitchen.

Hamptons Style Kitchen Designs installed by Skilled Tradesmen

If your home has a smaller kitchen with a separate neighbouring dining room, we may be able to remove a wall to create this style. We did this recently for a customer, and the results are superb. 

One of the most popular kitchen styles, Select Kitchens can design and construct a Hamptons Style Kitchen renovation in your Melbourne home.

However, if you find other styles such as the French Provincial concept or Country kitchen style suit you better, feel free to talk to our team for professional advice and an in-person consultation session.

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Kate Edwards-Davis
Kate Edwards-Davis
02:59 18 Jan 21
The staff at Select have been so professional, courteous and helpful. Their designer really nailed the brief -... designing a unique, modern kitchen that still looks right at home in our very 1970's house, without looking kitsch. Their builder and the whole team made the renovation process so easy - always very considerate, friendly and polite, very clean and efficient workers. The quality of their work is fantastic. The whole build was straight-forward and stress-free. Thanks guys - I love our new more
10:52 14 Dec 19
We have renovated our large kitchen and Select Kitchens did a fantastic job. From A to Z all Select Kitchen staff... including their contractors were professional, flexible, caring, friendly, supportive, reliable, always on time and delivered an excellent job. Our big project went smoothly from the first to the last day without additional costs and the outcome is stunning. We highly recommend Select Kitchens to everyone who wants to renovate or built a new kitchen. A great applause to this company and its’ outstanding more
G Monty
G Monty
03:30 31 Oct 19
Great people to deal with, honest and very helpful. highly recommend the team at Select to deliver a great result. We... are very pleasedread more
Tim Webster
Tim Webster
13:18 23 Jul 19
We made the right choice. Very professional attitude and service. From Paul's hours and hours spent on our design to... Shane, Chandler and the guys, we felt important to these guys. No question was too silly and no issue too small. Thank you for your patience with us. We are happy to provide a reference for more
Daniel Westall
Daniel Westall
09:33 20 Aug 18
Renovating is Hard, But Select made it easier. So many things to consider on a large renovation like this. Select dealt... with any concerns we had and found the best solutions for us. Realistic advice and ideas. No Hype. Thanks guys for a great outcomeread more
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