What size do you think is this island from my inspiration photo?

kassikoloJanuary 15, 2013

here is the link, i think it is 6' on the longer side..you think it is 4' on the shorter side? thanks

Here is a link that might be useful: http://www.houzz.com/photos/396044/Cottage-in-the-Trees-traditional-kitchen-portland

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Sophie Wheeler

It's a virtual square. 6' on the seating side and 5' on the slightly shorter side. And because of it's depth, it will be difficult to clean in the middle for those with shorter arms.

    Bookmark   January 15, 2013 at 8:20PM
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kassikolo

THANKS hollysprings! I am 5'10..you think it will be a problem to clean?

    Bookmark   January 15, 2013 at 8:58PM
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Sophie Wheeler

Mock it up and see. If you can reach to the center and swipe something 30" away, then it's fine. I'd personally find the 5' depth OK, (long arms) but if it were 6' square, that'd be out of my comfort zone.

    Bookmark   January 15, 2013 at 9:04PM
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kitchendetective

I am 5'3" and my 5'6" deep island is comfortably cleanable. However, that may be because part of it is lower than the other for baking purposes.

    Bookmark   February 16, 2013 at 12:26PM
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