By Katrina Burroughs
With gas-lift hydraulics, steam ovens, leather and platinum, cooking in style is as important as practicality in the latest statement room.
The kitchen has always been the heart of the home; it’s also the place to really make a design statement and, if you have the cash, the sky’s the limit. Bespoke budgets often hit six figures. Chef Gordon Ramsay reportedly spent £500,000 on the kitchen at his home (including a £67,000 Rorgue cooker), but a beautiful kitchen is a must even for those who rarely lift an oven glove.