By Grace Cassidy
With the fall season upon us and the holidays rapidly approaching, now is the perfect time to return to gathering with loved ones in the comfort of home—and where better to do that than a spacious and welcoming kitchen? Ahead, enjoy this collection of homes with stunning kitchens, each designed with entertaining and culinary adventures in mind.
New York City
This Upper West Side condo features a stylish chef’s kitchen complete with a generous center island with seating for five, multiple ovens, a built-in coffee maker, two dishwashers and sinks and a pot filler. The kitchen is complemented by a casual breakfast nook while the spacious formal dining room can accommodate up to 16 people. Two wine refrigerators are found nearby. The 6,637-square-foot unit is host to seven bedrooms, eight and a half bathrooms, a gas fireplace in the primary suite, beautiful herringbone floors and more.
Dating back to 1927, this Park Avenue condo features historic details and charm throughout the renovated three-bed, three-and-a-half-bath unit. The kitchen showcases professional appliances, a porcelain sink with dual faucets, a breakfast counter and nearby butler’s pantry. A wood-burning fireplace, herringbone floors and a luxe primary suite with convenient dual closets are also included. Residents enjoy a range of building amenities, including a 24-hour doorman, live-in superintendent, gym, private storage and central courtyard garden.
Located in beautiful Water Mill, this 8,000-square-foot, seven-bedroom, seven-bath retreat features a well-equipped and spacious kitchen, ready for any and all culinary adventures. Situated among the lofted living space, the kitchen features dual Wolf ovens, two separate islands and ample cabinetry storage. The five-acre property is also home to a reflecting pool, jacuzzi, built-in fire pit, decking, a two-story pool house and all-weather tennis and basketball courts.
The North Fork
Found on two-thirds of an acre of land in Mattituck, this brand-new home is host to six bedrooms and four-and-one-half bathrooms. The luxe and well-designed kitchen boasts commercial-grade appliances, a generous center island with bar-style seating and sleek white countertops. The generous open-concept design allows for effortless entertaining and family-style living. A saltwater pool and stone patio make it easy to continue festivities outdoors.
Westchester County, N.Y.
Spanning nearly 6,000 square feet in size on over three acres of land in Pound Ridge, this home showcases five bedrooms and five-and-one-half bathrooms. Built in 1974, the contemporary-style home was designed by esteemed architect Vuko Tashkovich. The renovated eat-in kitchen features stainless steel appliances, sleek cabinetry storage and a center island with space for casual dining. A screened-in porch, half-basketball court, outdoor shower, mature landscaping, pool, and pool house are also included.
Hudson River Valley, N.Y.
The inviting, renovated kitchen found in this 7,200-square-foot Brewster home features stylish cabinetry, commercial-grade appliances, a generous center island ideal for meal prep, stone walls and charming wood beams. Found on over 10 acres of land, the four-bedroom main home dates back to 1918 and is surrounded by wide-open land and natural vistas. Also on the compound is a studio, five-stall barn with living space and a stone guest house sited on its own three acres.
This expansive and luxurious Delray Beach estate spans 11,500 square feet in size on 2.61 acres of waterfront land, complete with high ceilings, generous windows and indoor-outdoor living and entertaining spaces. The well-equipped kitchen features stainless-steel appliances, sleek countertops and ample space for meal prep and storage. An outdoor kitchen is perfect for entertaining. The estate is host to six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and three half-baths.
Located in a corner unit of Apogee South Beach, this Miami condo spans 4,154 square feet in size and enjoys water views throughout the unit. The home’s well-equipped kitchen includes a generous center island with space for bar-style seating, stainless-steel appliances, dual ovens, dual microwaves and a full-sized wine fridge. Nearby sliding glass doors lead to the expansive balcony, ideal for entertaining. The home features four bedrooms and three-and-one-half bathrooms.
This brand-new Brentwood estate spans a generous 11,280 square feet on 0.42 acres of land. With top-of-the-line appliances, dual ovens, dual sinks, a center island and a wide window that looks out to the backyard, the kitchen naturally serves as the heart of the home. The nearby dining room features a temperature-controlled wine cooler. Other features include an onyx bar in the finished lower level, an indoor plunge pool, sauna, massage room, gym, outdoor infinity-edge pool, a pool house and al fresco dining pavilion.The home is complete with six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and two half-baths.
This waterfront Corona Del Mar retreat is 8,278 square feet in size and home to five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and two half-baths. The gourmet kitchen was designed with entertaining in mind, complete with top-of-the-line appliances, a generous island ideal for meal prep, a porcelain farmer’s sink and a nearby butler’s pantry. The open-concept design allows for easy movement between cooking, meal time and relaxing with loved ones. Expansive walls of windows open to the exterior, creating seamless indoor-outdoor living and entertaining experiences.