Hello and welcome to our Décor Outline of kitchens with large windows. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of kitchens with large windows?
- Bring in more natural light – natural light can help boost your mood and it’s free
- Compliments your interiors – large windows offer a great view of the outdoors, which can enhance your interior decor and illuminates its colors
- More space – large glass windows bring in sunlight and view that creates a sense of more space
What are the main options for large windows in the kitchen?
- Types of windows: casement, single or double hung, panoramic, awning, picture, transom, bay or bow
- Different types of grilles/muntins patterns: colonial, prairie, diamond, tall or short fractional, specified equal light
- Shapes: circle, cathedral, ellipse, hexagon, arched, rectangle
- Window treatment: curtains, blinds, shades for privacy or bare to imply preserve the view
What follows are beautiful photos of kitchens with large windows along with design ideas we thought may be of interest to you. Enjoy and happy home decorating!
1. Cool Contemporary
Points of Interest ● cathedral ceiling with French doors with full view sidelights and square transom windows ● double hung windows with industrial sconce library lights ● buffet deux corps inspired shaker style cabinetry ● 3 overhead industrial lamp with square glass shade ● cast iron industrial crank bar stools
2. Simplicity in White
Points of Interest ● half window wall of French-style casement windows ● polished calacatta marble countertop ● dark espresso armless ladder-back with tied-on cushion counter stool ● dark distressed hardwood flooring ● white square marble countertop kitchen island with stove top and shaker cabinets
3. Rustic View
Points of Interest ● picture windows with colonial muntins and transoms ● rustic deer antler chandelier ● mantle-style kitchen shelf with live edge ● hand hewn beams on coffered ceiling ● ladder-back dining chairs with rush seats
4. Southern Summer
Points of Interest ● rectangular picture window with corner sidelights ● seating nook overlooking summer garden ● 8-light wrought iron chandelier ● polished dark granite countertop ● terracotta tile floor ● modern farmhouse cross back dining chair
5. Seaside Stillness
Points of Interest ● double hung windows with 1/3 upper muntins overlooking the beach● wall cabinets with transparent glass doors ● alaska white granite countertop ● bar stool with tapered legs with rush seats ● 3 industrial mini orb pendant lights
6. Another Sunny Day
Points of Interest ● picture window wall with upper muntins ● semi-polished oakwood flooring ● range hood with white shiplap paneling ● white quartz countertop with x-styled kitchen island base ● marble tile subway style backsplash
7. Magnificent Mountain Retreat
Points of Interest ● curved panoramic window wall ● custom built-in cabinetry with glass shelving in display cabinet ● curved tray ceiling ● beige honed carrara marble pub inspired round eat-in table extending kitchen island ● contemporary mini pendant with cylindrical glass shade