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We have a winner!

We are delighted to announce the winner of our fantastic competition to win a day for two at the exclusive Seasons Cookery School at the 5 star Lainston House Hotel thanks to our appliance partner Gaggenau. The lucky winner is Francesca Colombo and we hope that......

Winter Sale Extended

The Roundhouse Winter Sale has been extended for a limited time with discounts on all kitchens and furniture.  Our bespoke kitchens are made to measure and are handmade in our Malvern factory....

Roundhouse wins Best of Houzz 2017 Design Award

We are delighted to announce that Roundhouse has won a 2017 Best of Houzz Design award, for the third year running. Only 3% of Houzz pros win, so we feel especially proud to have won the award. We’ve got lots of our lovely projects to see......

Winter Sale & Prize Draw to win day at renowned cookery school

We’ve just a launched our Winter Sale with discounts on kitchens and furniture ordered during January.  Our bespoke kitchens are made to measure and are handmade in our Malvern factory. To celebrate the launch we have a fantastic competition, offering you a chance to win......

Success for Richmond showroom event

The Roundhouse team in Richmond hosted a successful VIP private event in association with brand partner Petersham Nurseries, in the Richmond showroom last night. Guests enjoyed delicious food, (the gnocchi in particular gained huge accolades!) courtesy of the renowned culinary team at Petersham Nurseries and delectable sparkling......

Roundhouse sponsored student wins KBSA award

For the past two years Roundhouse has been sponsoring a student, Grace Stonehouse on the three year Kitchen Design Foundation Degree course at Buckinghamshire New University. Now in her final year, Grace says of the course, “It’s very hard work, but great to be doing something I......

VIP event gets bumper attendance

The Roundhouse Design team in association with brand partner Gaggenau, welcomed guests to our VIP private event in our flagship Wigmore St showroom last night. Guests enjoyed delicious Nobu sushi, courtesy of  the chefs from Nobu Events and delectable sparkling wine from award-winning British producer, Nyetimber. A record......

New ads for Roundhouse

We’re loving our latest ads featuring some of the latest Roundhouse bespoke kitchens and we hope you do too! This one was shot in a beautiful, architect designed, luxury kitchen extension. Roundhouse designer Jane Powell worked closely with our lovely clients on the design of this deceptively......

Roundhouse bespoke kitchen has Wow factor for KBB mag

We love seeing our beautiful kitchens featured in the glossies and it doesn’t come any better than when we make the cover! Upmarket Kitchens Bedrooms & Bathrooms magazine selected one of our Urbo bespoke kitchens to be featured prominently in their June issue. The family......

Sparkles & sushi at VIP private party

After a grey day, the sun peeked out in the evening as Roundhouse hosted a private party for VIP guests last night in our flagship Wigmore St showroom. Together with our luxury brand partners, Gaggenau, Nobu Events and Nyetimber we created a party that fizzed! Guests loved......

Roundhouse launches first private VIP event

This week sees Roundhouse hosting a private VIP event with established partners Gaggenau and Nyetimber and new collaborators Nobu Events. It’s the first time we’ve hosted a private event and we expect it to be a great success and the first of many more to come. As......

Roundhouse wins Houzz 2016 awards

Roundhouse has won a “Best Design, and a Best Service Award on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. Roundhouse celebrating its 20th birthday this year, making beautiful bespoke kitchens, was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the......

Clapham gets starring role

The Roundhouse Clapham showroom has just been featured in the current (February) issue of Kitchens Bedrooms & Bathrooms magazine. Highlighting some of our newest bespoke ranges, the feature showcases lovely photography by Roundhouse favourite, Nick Kent. If  you haven’t yet managed to visit the showroom......

Classic Victoria Sponge

Never mind the seasonally expanded waistline – flee the flock, forge a new path, forget the New Year diets – embrace life and tuck into a fabulous Classic Victoria Sponge cake with your afternoon tea today. We’ve a tested out a recipe, in one of......

Called to the bar…

The breakfast bar that is! In a London apartment block, this lovely Roundhouse Urbo bespoke matt lacquer kitchen in Farrow & Ball Cornforth White has a rather beautiful Wholestave Walnut breakfast bar. This wraps around the island, which has a practical Caesarstone work surface, and......

The best things come in threes

Here at Roundhouse Towers we’re thrilled to report that Roundhouse bespoke kitchens appear in not just one magazine this month but three! In Essential Kitchen Bathroom Bedroom magazine is a stylish mix of our Urbo and Classic ranges designed by our award-winning, Richmond showroom based, designer......

Roundhouse visits Cosentino

On a trip organised by Granite Centre, fabricators of worktops, a team from Roundhouse Towers flew to Alicante recently, to visit the huge Cosentino factory near Almeria. Cosentino is the manufacturer of Silestone and Dekton and the team visited the factories making both products.  ......

Christmas is coming…(Part 2)

We’ve already shared the recipe for a scrumptious Christmas cake and here just in time for ‘Stir-up Sunday’ is a wonderful recipe for Christmas pud, conceived and made in her own Roundhouse bespoke kitchen by Amy our home economist. Dating back to Victorian times in......

Christmas is coming…

It’s never to early (or late for some!) for seasonal baking, and Amy our home economist, has come up with a Christmas cracker! Here’s her absolutely delicious recipe for Christmas cake, baked in her own Roundhouse bespoke kitchen. She tells us that it won’t be iced until Christmas......

Classic Apple Pie

It’s apple season, and before the last of the apples are blown down by October gales, Amy our home economist here at Roundhouse Towers has come up with a truly mouthwatering version of the Classic Apple Pie. Accompany it with traditional custard, or softly whipped cream......

Family style

We recently visited this Roundhouse bespoke Urbo kitchen in Fulham packed with plenty of practical storage and a big social island where family and friends can congregate. The finishing touches, like bar stools have yet to be added but you can get a good impression......

Effortlessly elegant

This basement flat has a Roundhouse Metro matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Farrow & Ball Slipper Satin. With its open shelving and marble island and long sink run, it is effortlessly elegant. The bespoke kitchen also has plenty of unusual storage including a large area......

Roundhouse student wins award

Grace Stonehouse (seen on the right in the photograph) is a student on the Kitchen Design Degree course at Bucks New University. Grace works for us for two and half days we in turn sponsor her degree. We are thrilled for Grace as last night she......

London Design Festival 2015

We’re sprucing up the flagship Roundhouse Wigmore St showroom and getting ready for our open event tomorrow, part of our annual participation in the London Design Festival 2015. All our bespoke kitchens are looking their shiny best, the perfect backdrop on which to display Stuart......

A fine balance

Getting the balance between capturing a trend and making it your own can be difficult. This Roundhouse bespoke kitchen shows how it should be done, with a design that is timeless yet very current.White subway tiles together with a polished concrete work surface on the......

Everything has a place…

This beautiful Roundhouse bespoke kitchen has everything a busy family needs, including somewhere to store toys.It’s a Roundhouse Urbo matt lacquer kitchen in Farrow & Ball Purbeck Stone and a bespoke Driftwood finish in light grey with a horizontal grain. The work surface is in......

Light, bright and very beautiful

This beautiful Roundhouse Shark matt lacquer kitchen is in two shades of Farrow & Ball paint, Downpipe and Purbeck Stone with a Nero Assoluto Shark worksurface and Light Ash Corian L-shaped breakfast bar. The clients that own it are part Italian and it’s a real......

Connecting indoors to outside

An object lesson in how to integrate the outdoors with the inside, this Roundhouse bespoke kitchen shows just how it should be done. It’s a Roundhouse Urbo matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Farrow & Ball Downpipe with a quartz composite worksurface; Caesarstone, London Grey with a......

Study for a Foundation Degree in Kitchen Design

Roundhouse is a big supporter of putting something back into the kitchen industry and we’ve been instrumental in helping to set up the Foundation Degree in Kitchen Design at Bucks New University, in fact our MD Craig is a visiting lecturer. We sponsor a design......

Best of British

We are thrilled to see a client’s lovely Roundhouse Urbo bespoke kitchen featured in the October 2015 issue of Kitchens Bedrooms & Bathrooms magazine.In the feature titled Best of British, our client Nigel, a British designer himself, explains how he was keen to buy British......

Barbecues & Brioche

If you’re thinking of making our special sticky pork ribs on the barbecue this weekend forget the boring old burger buns as an accompaniment. Make it really special with this recipe for Brioche buns from Roundhouse Kitchen Coach Amy, made in her own Roundhouse bespoke......

Sticky Glazed Chinese Pork Ribs

 It may feel like the bank holiday weekend signals the end of summer and the rain makes it feel like autumn but we’re firmly in the camp of bring-out-the-barbecue whatever the weather. It’s not over yet – we’ve a little window of sunshine promised on......

Revamp for Richmond

The Roundhouse Richmond showroom is currently closed while it is undergoing a complete revamp. The showroom will be refurbished with new displays and finishes, some of which haven’t yet been seen anywhere else.Among the new products on show will be brand new contemporary rough sawn......

A perfect fit

A Roundhouse bespoke kitchen is the perfect fit for any space and here on the top floor of a London mansion block, this compact kitchen packs a storage punch way above its size.Although the bespoke kitchen is relatively small, the space is used very efficiently......

Two shades of grey

Our Kitchen Coach Amy visited this lovely Roundhouse Urbo high gloss and matt lacquer bespoke kitchen recently.The bespoke kitchen is in two subtly different shades of grey, matched to Farrow & Ball’s Purbeck stone for the base and tall cabinets and Farrow & Ball’s Moles......

Perfect Pesto

One of the new innovations (among many more) in our latest and beautiful new Roundhouse Clapham showroom in Nightingale Lane is the herb trough. Inset into the work surface made of cast-in-situ polished concrete on a bespoke island, is this clever herb trough with removable......

In the grey area

Grey is certainly the colour-of-the-moment and if you are looking for inspiration then this beautiful neutral, understated bespoke Roundhouse kitchen might just provide you with some.Roundhouse kitchen coach Amy, visited the bespoke kitchen recently and tells us that it looked very chic with a mixture......

Iced Lemon Curd Meringue Gateau with Raspberry Coulis

No need for an ice cream maker with this yummy Roundhouse recipe from Roundhouse kitchen coach Amy. Tried and tested in her own bespoke Roundhouse kitchen it’s the perfect dessert for a sunny day. Iced Lemon Curd Meringue Gateau with Raspberry Coulis Ingredients                                                                           Serves 8-10......

All things bright & beautiful

It’s rewarding to see our striking bespoke finishes used to great effect as in this stunning kitchen in Cambridge, visited by Amy, the Roundhouse Kitchen Coach recently.The Roundhouse Urbo bespoke matt lacquer kitchen in Farrow & Ball Lamp Room Grey is superb, with beautiful wall......

Storage Heaven

We often think that our kitchens are a bit like the Tardis, with acres of space hidden behind a seamless exterior. This Roundhouse bespoke kitchen visited recently by our Kitchen Coach, Amy, packs a vast amount of storage behind its sleek facade. The whole kitchen......

Slow-cooked tomato salad

With the sun (allegedly) around the corner, what could be more perfect than this so simple, almost-don’t-need-a-recipe for, slow-cooked tomato salad? This slow-cooked tomato salad is made in the warming drawer and is great if you have a glut of ripe tomatoes at this time of......

Family Style

This beautiful sunlit, family home in West London visited recently by Kitchen Coach Amy, has had a total makeover. The bespoke Roundhouse kitchen is in a large, light-filled open space with a roof light over the sink run, which makes the kitchen very bright and......

Pomegranate-glazed Tempeh with Aubergine and Feta

Looking for something different for supper tonight and fancy a meat-free Monday? Roundhouse kitchen coach Amy has come up with this delicious recipe for Pomegranate-glazed Tempeh with Aubergine and Feta, as ever tried and tested in her Roundhouse bespoke kitchen. It’s made using Tempeh, which is originally......

Two shades of grey

We’re pleased to share Kitchen Coach Amy’s snaps of a recent Roundhouse bespoke kitchen she visited. The kitchen is part of a big renovation project, where a side return has been added to the kitchen and dining space and internal walls knocked through to create......

Clapham update….

Regular readers will know that we are opening a new Roundhouse showroom in Nightingale Lane, Clapham. We visited today to get the lowdown on how the showroom is looking and boy it really looks fabulous!The brand new Providores cabinet, with its antique mirrored back looks......

Crab, leek and Gruyere tart (with a gluten-free pastry option)

Summer’s here and our lovely kitchen coach Amy has come up with a suitably light and fresh recipe for a Crab, leek and Gruyere tart (with a gluten-free pastry option). Tried and tested in the Roundhouse bespoke kitchen in our Fulham showroom by our lucky......

Picnic in the Park

Team Roundhouse and their families celebrated summer with a picnic in Regents Park. Organised by our ‘Kitchen Coach’ Amy, on a perfect July Sunday, we ate, drank and played lots of games. Scott proved to be as expert in croquet as he is in kitchen......

Designed for life

It’s not always a bespoke kitchen that Amy, our kitchen coach goes to see. Roundhouse designs and builds beautiful bespoke furniture for other spaces too, including bedrooms, living rooms, and as can be seen here, dining rooms. These lovely clients already had a Roundhouse bespoke......

Behind closed doors…

Roundhouse bespoke kitchens have to work hard for our clients; not only do they have be food factories and social hubs but they also double up as offices, family rooms and media centres. A bespoke kitchen that Roundhouse kitchen coach Amy recently visited fulfils most......

Beetroot risotto with feta and walnuts

Fancy a meat-free day midweek?  What better recipe to try out than our kitchen coach Amy’s delicious beetroot risotto? With baby beets still in season this recipe is tried and tested in Amy’s own bespoke Roundhouse kitchen. Add it to your growing list of tasty......

TV dinners

Kitchen Coach, Amy, visited this keen cook’s Roundhouse bespoke kitchen recently and shared our client’s enthusiasm for the huge yet eminently family-friendly space.Oli, the Roundhouse designer, took on board the client’s desire for somewhere for the whole family to eat and designed a bar seating......

Summer Sale

The Roundhouse Summer Sale begins on Wednesday 1st July. Pop into any Roundhouse showroom for discounts on kitchens and other furniture until Friday 31st July....

Bijou basement

This bijou basement flat in London visited by us recently really packs a punch when it comes to style and use of space. It’s a Roundhouse Urbo and Metro matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Dulux Bleached Lichen 2 (30YY 58/082) and Smoked Satin horizontal grain......

Party time!

We’d like to thank everyone who came to our new brochure launch party last week. We thought you might like to see just a few photos from the event, held among our bespoke kitchens in the lovely Roundhouse Wigmore Street flagship showroom. Scroll down for......

A place for everything…

This top floor city flat visited recently by Amy, our Kitchen Coach, is so beautifully designed with a place for everything and everything in its place. It’s a compact space and so is a perfect room for a Roundhouse bespoke kitchen and really demonstrates that......

A glasshouse kitchen

The Roundhouse team based in our Cheltenham showroom recently sent us some beautiful photos taken by local photographer Heather Gunn. They reveal an outstanding Roundhouse bespoke kitchen designed by our award-winning designer Jonny Morris.The kitchen is in a stunning renovation, a listed, period property that......

Chicken and Mushroom Farro ‘Risotto’

Regular readers of the Roundhouse blog will know that Amy, our kitchen coach is a trained home economist and we’re so lucky to have her, as she tries and tests many recipes in her own Roundhouse bespoke kitchen for us to share here with you.......

Materials mix…beautifully

We’re so spoilt here at Roundhouse Towers – we are the first to see the most beautiful bespoke kitchens we’ve recently completed. Amy, our Kitchen Coach always tries to take some snaps when she is at a client’s home visit showing them how all their......

Roundhouse Tough Mudders

We’re very proud of our Tough Mudders! Two brave Roundhouse teams from our operations department took part in the Tough Mudder 2015 challenge on behalf of the Tuberous Sclerosis Association and so far have raised over £2600. There were 10 competitors in total split into......

New Roundhouse brochure is here!

We’ve been waiting with bated breath for our brand new brochure to roll off the press at Empress Litho and be delivered to us here at Roundhouse Towers. Finally the wait is over and we unpacked the first box this morning. Ok, we’re biased but......

Mirror, mirror, on the wall…

Amy, our kitchen coach feels very lucky as she gets the nice jobs – visiting clients beautiful bespoke Roundhouse kitchens when they are shiny new and completely finished.One such bespoke kitchen she visited recently was a compact top floor apartment in central London. With space......

Spotted at Clerkenwell Design Week 2015

There’s always a buzz of anticipation when Clerkenwell Design Week hoves into view and 2015 is no exception. Roundhouse took in London’s premier design quarter and caught up with old friends like Deadgood and Pinch and discovered some new and exciting products.It was great to......

Harissa Chicken & Sweet Potatoes with a Preserved Lemon Dressing

Cooking in a bespoke Roundhouse kitchen is a real pleasure and many of our clients are serious cooks (some are even well known chefs). So, for us it’s especially gratifying when one of our clients gives us a personal recipe. Amy, the Roundhouse kitchen coach......

Busy bees in Clapham

There’s a buzz of activity in Nightingale Lane, Clapham. As can be seen from our photographs, preparations are well advanced and we’re on course for the launch of the latest addition to the Roundhouse showroom roster, the new Roundhouse Clapham showroom in Nightingale Lane.It’s so......

Rhubarb and Orange Compote

If you liked the idea of making your own yoghurt and followed the recipe that Amy, the Roundhouse kitchen coach came up with recently, then you may like to mix it with this delicious Rhubarb and Orange compote. Amy rustled it up at home in......

Natural set yoghurt

Here’s a quick recipe for delicious homemade natural set yoghurt, courtesy of Amy, the Roundhouse kitchen coach. Tried and tested in a Roundhouse bespoke kitchen, Amy says this is so easy, particularly if you have a warming drawer in your Roundhouse kitchen. If not she’s......

A new designer on the block…

We visited a lovely Roundhouse Shark matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Oxfordshire not so long ago. The beautifully stylish bespoke kitchen was designed by Paul Welburn, who is based in our Guildford showroom. The Roundhouse Shark kitchen is in Farrow & Ball Mole’s Breath and......

Practically perfect…

We’ve just paid a visit to a recently completed lovely Roundhouse bespoke kitchen in Surrey.Packed with practical storage it’s a really stylish Roundhouse Urbo matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Slate 3 from the Paint and Paper Library and on the island Farrow & Ball Mole’s......

It’s nearly here…

Checking the proofs We’ve been at Empress Litho over the last week passing the stunning new Roundhouse brochure off press. It’s been a delight to work with the team at multi-award winning Empress Litho – it felt like home-from-home. They too are British and bespoke,......

Congrats to 2015 London marathon runners

Designer Paul at the 35k mark Two days later and tired legs just beginning to recover – we thought you’d like to know how Roundhouse team members and intrepid marathon runners did in the London Marathon 2015. Designer Paul Welburn, based in the Roundhouse Guildford......

Light, bright and beautiful

Amy the Roundhouse kitchen coach and trained home economist, sees many lovely, newly installed Roundhouse bespoke kitchens on her visits to our clients, when she calls to explain and demonstrate all the functions of their new appliances.We’re very proud of our work and we love......

Anzac biscuits for Anzac Day

Saturday 25 April is Anzac Day and as we have three Antipodeans on the team here at Roundhouse Towers, including Craig our MD (Australian), designer Robyn and fitter Rick (both New Zealanders), Amy, the Roundhouse kitchen coach thought it fitting to commemorate the occasion by......

Way to go…

Just 26 miles and 385 yards or 42.195 kilometres stand between the start and finish of the London Marathon 2015 for two of our team here at Roundhouse HQ. Roundhouse is very proud to support Paul Welburn, one of our bespoke kitchen designers based in......

Light, bright & beautiful

Regular readers of the Roundhouse blog will know we love visiting clients in their newly completed Roundhouse bespoke kitchens and this lovely family kitchen in north London was a delight.It’s a Roundhouse Urbo matt lacquer bespoke kitchen in Farrow & Ball Winbourne White and has......

Ahead of the curve…

We love visiting clients in their newly completed Roundhouse bespoke kitchens and this large open plan room in a house near Guildford was no exception. It’s a Roundhouse Urbo bespoke kitchen in Signal White with the island in Farrow & Ball Downpipe with polished Silestone......

Wigmore’s top model

We’re trialling a new Roundhouse apron here at Roundhouse Towers and we’ve got plenty of willing models to try them out. Here Mason and Oli do a turn in our Wigmore St showroom among our lovely bespoke kitchens – looking good don’t you think?...

Foodie Fest in Fulham

With a tradition for cooking for the team on alternate Mondays now firmly established, our lucky Fulham crew enjoyed a Greek feast this week. Served in one of our lovely bespoke kitchens in the Roundhouse Fulham showroom, Amy P (we have two lovely team members......

It’s nearly here….

The new Roundhouse brochure is almost here! The proofs arrived for checking at Roundhouse Towers this morning and we are hard at work colour correcting and making sure it all looks just perfect. Featuring a majority of previously unseen and very beautiful Roundhouse bespoke kitchens plus some......

Start the week in a healthy way…easy salad supper

Make it a healthy Monday with our recipe for a quick and easy, tasty chicken, orange and watercress salad. Created especially for you by Amy, our kitchen coach and resident home economist, and tried and tested in her own bespoke Roundhouse kitchen. Amy tells us......

They should be so lucky, lucky, lucky, lucky…

Our team in the Fulham showroom is very lucky to be the home office of Amy, the Roundhouse kitchen coach and resident home economist. It was Amy’s turn this week to produce a meal in our bespoke Roundhouse kitchen for the team’s regular Monday cook......

One a penny, two a penny…Hot Cross Buns!

Here’s a delicious seasonal recipe created especially for Roundhouse by our own kitchen coach and home economist Amy, in a Roundhouse bespoke kitchen. We hear from Amy’s work colleagues in the Roundhouse Fulham showroom where she is based, that these buns are well worth the......

Fresh air – from Yorkshire!

We were delighted to meet Westins our suppliers of brilliant ceiling mounted extractors, in our Wigmore St showroom recently, and to learn that we share the same friendly and bespoke approach as their Yorkshire-based business.Not only are Westins British and bespoke (just like Roundhouse), but......

Mmmmm… mini pavolovas!

Caramelised blood orange mini pavlovas The last recipe we posted – a scrummy rhubarb and custard tart – required egg yolks. Never one to see anything wasted, Roundhouse kitchen coach Amy, has cooked up another delicious recipe that uses up the egg whites. Amy tells......

We’re winners!

It’s buzzing here at Roundhouse Towers – we’re delighted to have won the Kitchen Showroom of the Year award at the kbbreview Retail and Design Awards 2015 on Monday evening. The award was given for our beautiful flagship west end showroom in Wigmore Street London......

Mothers Day special – Rhubarb & Vanilla Custard Tart

Forced rhubarb is in season for just a short time and happily it coincides with Mothers Day. Amy, our kitchen coach has been working her magic in her Roundhouse bespoke kitchen creating an utterly mouth-watering Rhubarb and Vanilla Custard Tart. We tasted the prototype at......

Another fantasy island…

There’s nothing like a bespoke kitchen, as you’ll see if you visit the Roundhouse showroom in Notting Hill. We recently introduced a stunningly beautiful, bespoke Calacatta Oro marble Sharknose island with book-matched side and end panels there. This gorgeously tactile island brings elegant drama to......

More foodie heaven in Fulham

We don’t just talk the talk here at Roundhouse Towers we walk the walk too! We’re all foodie nuts and the regular Roundhouse Fulham showroom Monday cook off continues to delight the team. This time installation guru Damian cooked a delicious lunch of Pork in......

Meat-free Monday? Go for fab fish!

Has your weekend been packed with delicious roasts or other juicy cuts of meat and now you’re planning a meat-free Monday? Try our kitchen coach Amy’s scrumptious recipe for Baked Sea Bream with potatoes, fennel and olives. We at Roundhouse Towers feel very privileged to......

Calling all cooks!

It’s surprising how many of us don’t quite know the capabilities of our kitchen appliances. A quick straw poll at Roundhouse Towers isn’t perhaps the most representative but even here we are still discovering clever tricks, courtesy of Amy, our all-knowing kitchen coach. Roundhouse kitchen......

Fulham fun

The Roundhouse Fulham showroom team know how to have a good time……they have a regular Monday cook off in one of our lovely bespoke kitchens (such a great idea we think we will all adopt it!) and this week it was the turn of Roundhouse......

Food glorious food!

We’re really excited here at Roundhouse Towers – our Kitchen Coach Amy who is also a professional cook, is creating some Roundhouse recipes, which we intend to be a regular post here on our blog. Many of our clients will have already met Amy when......

Stone in love…

Opening a new showroom is always exciting, particularly when it offers the opportunity to furnish it with cutting edge finishes. Robin Gifford and Peter Kandalaft, both experienced Roundhouse kitchen designers will be opening our new showroom displaying the latest bespoke kitchens in Nightingale Lane SW12......

Roundhouse wins Best of Houzz 2015 Award

Roundhouse is delighted to announce that it has been awarded “Best Of Houzz 2015” for Design & Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home renovation and design. Roundhouse was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 15,000......

A world of art

Are you an art lover – be it artist, collector, professional, or an enthusiast? Then a new destination site newly launched by our friends from the art world – Tondo, is the place for you. Tondo is a social network site designed to share stories,......

The Beautiful South

Attention South London – Balham, Clapham and Wandsworth! It’s with great pleasure and huge excitement that we can announce that Roundhouse is to open a brand new showroom to add to it’s growing roster. The showroom will be run by an experienced Roundhouse team comprising Robyn Gifford (seen......

We’re in the running…

Roundhouse has kicked off 2015 in grand style. We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for not just one but three design awards! The prestigious Homes & Gardens Designer Awards is for Kitchen Product Designer and recognises Roundhouse designer Victoria Marriott who designed three of......

Roundhouse Winter Sale

The Roundhouse Winter sale starts Friday 2 January until the end of January 2015 For any furniture ordered before the end of January – 20% discount on Roundhouse cabinetry. Roundhouse kitchens start at £35,000 Bespoke British kitchens made to measure in our own Malvern factory ‘Made......

That ol’ black magic…

Last week saw us together with one of our favourite photographers Nick Kane, on location in West London in the home of an interior designer, shooting her lovely Roundhouse bespoke family kitchen. The Roundhouse Classic bespoke kitchen in Farrow & Ball Pitch Black features an......

Top New Zealand chef Peter Gordon stars in new Roundhouse video

Roundhouse is very pleased to launch our latest video on the Roundhouse website http://www.roundhousedesign.com and simultaneously on the Roundhouse YouTube channel; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ctz5ojpWKOU The film features renowned New Zealand chef, Peter Gordon, owner of top London eateries, Providores and Kopapa, at home in his recently completed......

Fabulous family kitchen

We photographed this fabulous bespoke family kitchen in south London recently. It’s a stylish mix of Roundhouse Metro cabinetry, stunning marble worksurfaces and lovely subway tiles. Designed by Scott Mitchell who is based in our Fulham showroom, the open shelves give it a very relaxed, informal......

Another design award for Roundhouse!

Roundhouse has added yet another award to our groaning awards shelf!Jonny Morris Designer Jonny Morris based in our Cheltenham showroom won the 2014 Kitchen Designer of the Year (over 25k) yesterday at the Designer Kitchen & Bathroom awards. We’re all absolutely delighted for Jonny –......

Operation Roundhouse

We pride ourselves on our excellent service here at Roundhouse Towers and recently we’ve made some changes to bring together our entire operations department in one place, to further enhance the process of buying a Roundhouse bespoke kitchen – all in a purpose built environment......

Good things come in small packages…

Not all Roundhouse bespoke kitchens are in vast spaces. We’ve just completed a shoot with our lovely photographer Darren Chung for Kitchens Bedrooms & Bathrooms magazine in a beautiful compact family kitchen in Hampstead. The clever bespoke design includes bags of practical storage, plenty of......

Factory education

Each year Roundhouse employs a cohort of product design students from Nottingham Trent University, who come to us for a year on work placement. In order to get to grips with how our bespoke kitchens and other furniture is made they visit the Roundhouse factory,......

Twelve tasty tubs…

Roundhouse supports many great British brands and we recently packed our huge SubZero Wolf freezer with delicious award-winning Norfolk County ice cream. Like the lovely award-winning bespoke furniture in the showroom, the ice cream is very special, having won over 120 awards including 21 Gold......

Peter Gordon & Roundhouse…on film

We love working with chefs here at Roundhouse Towers and so when celebrated chef Peter Gordon agreed to be filmed cooking and sharing a few professional tips in his (third!) lovely Roundhouse bespoke kitchen we were delighted. The film, like Roundhouse bespoke furniture is beautiful,......

3 clever ideas to help integrate a kitchen, dining & living space

1.Bespoke banquette seating makes a link between the kitchen and dining areas and can be upholstered to match other soft furnishings. This type of seating really can be tailor-made to fit the space and has the advantage of offering extra storage space built underneath the......

Great things come in small packages…

It’s gratifying that so many Roundhouse clients are such interesting people and the bespoke kitchen in a bijou Notting Hill apartment we photographed recently is the home of a very creative client. It’s a multi-purpose high ceilinged room with a huge book collection (this is......

We’re shortlisted… bring on the final!

Roundhouse is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the Designer Kitchen and Bathroom Awards 2014 Kitchen Design of the Year (over 25k category). The nominated kitchen was designed by talented Roundhouse designer Jonny Morris and is a fabulous example of how each......

New appliances?

You’ve purchased beautiful, state of the art appliances, which are gleaming in your new Roundhouse bespoke kitchen but your cutting edge machines can seem daunting. Thick manuals to wade through and perhaps many trials and errors – how to best operate the steam oven –......

New Kitchen Design course opens its doors

The first course of its kind in the UK, a Foundation Degree in Kitchen Design, has just launched at Buckinghamshire New University. The course has attracted widespread support from across the kitchen business and industry leaders introduced the first cohort of students to key concepts......

RIBA London Regent St Windows Project

Out and about during the London Design Festival we snapped a few shop windows in Regent Street, where cutting edge RIBA architects have collaborated with some of London’s prestigious retailers to create architectural installations in some of the shop windows along Regent Street, Heddon Street......

A modern classic

Roundhouse has a reputation for clever design with a discreet footprint and this lovely family Classic painted bespoke kitchen we visited recently is a great example of where a bespoke scheme can really help overcome spatial problems. The design was challenging, as it had to......

Materials mastery

There’s been a lot of talk in the kitchen world of ‘texture’ and ‘mixing materials’ – it’s a really hot topic just now. Combining different materials to create interest is not only very popular with Roundhouse clients but we like to think we’ve been instrumental......

Big success for Art Food 2014

    Roundhouse hosted an exhibition of Art Food 2014 at the start of London Design Festival on Thursday last. The event, kindly sponsored by Gaggenau was a huge success as guests enjoyed a private view of student’s work on display around our flagship Wigmore......

We love our furry friends!

We at Roundhouse Towers love our furry friends – we’ve featured rabbits, chickens, cats and dogs in our ad campaigns, and we’ve tweeted many pics of (mostly canine) visitors to our flagship Wigmore Street showroom. We always love meeting client’s pets and often take snaps......

#Trending now – textures in kitchens

Book-matched veneers used with matt lacquers, copper and bronze with polished marble, concrete with rough sawn timber and stainless steel with timber lipped matt painted cabinets – using a mix of textures in the kitchen is the latest emerging trend. Jamie Telford, Roundhouse director says......

How to use colour in the kitchen

Colour can be an emotive issue. Some love brilliant colour while others prefer more muted shades. A vivid hue for a bespoke kitchen is a bold choice that should be carefully considered; after all you’ll have to live with it for some time. However, some......

All things British…

We’re passionate about all things British here at Roundhouse Towers. The bespoke display pantries, cupboards and drawers in our flagship Wigmore Street showroom are packed with the best British brands we can find and the wine cooler is filled with British Nytimber sparkling wine. We’ve......

What’s trending in kitchen design?

Roundhouse is design-led and has a signature understated look influenced by contemporary architecture and design. We’re at the forefront of new and emerging trends in kitchen design and we’re often asked to comment by national newspapers and style magazines. We manufacture bespoke kitchens and other......

The heart of the home – the kitchen island

Pretty much every desirable bespoke Roundhouse kitchen features an island – but are they a fashionable fad or a clever piece of kitchen design? Most bespoke kitchens that Roundhouse design feature a kitchen island, which meets the desire for a large social area where family......

New storage solutions for small kitchens

Small kitchens don’t have to mean a compromise on design, but getting the most from the space available means careful thought and planning, so a good designer is essential. Often with a small kitchen there aren’t many options when it comes to layout, so how......

Kitchens for serious cooks

Roundhouse bespoke kitchens are often chosen by food professionals – we’ve been lucky enough to design kitchens for chefs Yotam Ottolenghi, Peter Gordon and Thane Prince. Here we detail some of the considerations we make when designing a bespoke kitchen for a professional chef. The......

Points to consider when buying a kitchen

The kitchen is the most heavily used room of the house and is more than just the utilitarian space of old. It’s the heart of the home, a social hub as well as a food factory. Though an old adage, it’s still very true that......

4 great tips for linking indoors with outside

We’ve posted this before but with the weather set fair (dare we say hot) and summer barbecues and entertaining outdoors high on the agenda, it seemed appropriate to post it again. The most desirable kitchens are those that flow seamlessly from inside to outside, and......

Open Houzz

Here at Roundhouse Towers we’ve been working hard to share some of our lovely imagery and a wide selection of our favourites can now be found on the UK version of the interiors and design http://www.houzz.com/pro/roundhousedesign/__public. We hope you like the results, and don’t forget......

Work experience @ Roundhouse – first hand

It’s often difficult for young people with no experience of what life in the workplace is like. We at Roundhouse try to be as supportive of young people as we can and so each year along with university students who come to us on an......

New Roundhouse kitchen for top chef

We’re delighted to have recently completed a beautiful new Roundhouse Classic bespoke kitchen for super talented chef Peter Gordon. New Zealander Peter, owner of top London eateries Providores and Kopapa is not just on his second but third(!) Roundhouse bespoke kitchen and we’d be hard......

Water, water everywhere

We spent a couple of pleasant (but hardworking!) days in the Cotswolds last week, photographing two stunning Roundhouse bespoke kitchens, designed by our very creative team at Roundhouse Cheltenham, Johnny and Rebecca Morris. Our lovely clients live in a beautiful part of the world and......

7 great tips for designing an open plan kitchen

So, you’ve had two or three rooms knocked together to create one big area to include a kitchen, living and dining room – currently one of the most popular home improvements. Now you’ve got this large space, how do you make it work for you?A......

Goodbye & welcome

Roundhouse has always supported and encouraged emerging talent and we actively engage with the product and furniture design courses at Nottingham Trent University, from where we’ve had many students over the years on an industrial placement – some even work for us now! We’ve just......

Roundhouse presents Art Food 2014 @ London Design Festival

Roundhouse bespoke kitchens are built around the preparation and presentation of food in the most beautifully designed environment. We believe that each bespoke Roundhouse kitchen is marriage of art and craftsmanship and so we are the perfect partners to provide the space to display the......

Roundhouse latest finishes on view

We’ve added a new finishes section in ‘Kitchens+Furniture’ to our website http://www.roundhousedesign.com. You can view all the new finishes available for our bespoke kitchens including Roundhouse metallics, and the rough-sawn limed oak Driftwood....

New Classic

We love seeing the latest installations of new Roundhouse kitchens and it’s so nice to meet some of our lovely clients in their completed kitchens. One we visited recently in Kensington was a Roundhouse Classic family bespoke kitchen. We think you’ll agree that it looks......

Tea for two in red, white and blue

We love the new Roundhouse traditional tea towels with a very patriotic blue or red stripe, that have just been delivered to Roundhouse towers. Made by the last remaining linen weavers in Ireland, they are beautifully made with the Roundhouse name and our watchwords, ‘Made......

In the press…

We at Roundhouse towers feel very privileged that many of our beautiful bespoke kitchens are so often featured in both the interiors/design press and in national newspapers (we were in the Times just the other week). This month is no exception as one of our......

A grand design

Sometimes a project comes along that absolutely knocks your socks off and this fabulous conversion of an 18th century barn in Surrey, home to a family with two young children was one of them. The couple had been looking for a house that was ready......

Lovely new bar stools and chairs at Clerkenwell Design Week

The Roundhouse team love good design and we look forward each year to the Clerkenwell Design Week. As kitchen providers we are always looking for interesting, elegant bar stools and dining chairs to recommend to our clients. We were very pleased to see these fabulous......

Great Opportunity to Study Kitchen Design AND Join Roundhouse

Roundhouse are looking for someone to sponsor through the NEW part-time, three year, foundation course in Kitchen Design which will be starting at Bucks New University this September. We will pay the course fees for an exceptional candidate to study part-time for the three years,......

Thrills and No Spills at Tower Bridge

The Roundhouse technical and installation team took a well-earned break from their essential kitchen work, and prepared for the bank holiday weekend with high speed Go-Karting at Tower Bridge. The competition was fierce but first on the podium was installation manager Damian Clarke, followed closely......

NEW Foundation Course in Kitchen Design

Roundhouse is proud to be instrumental in creating this brand new course at Bucks New University, which will train talented people specifically for the kitchen industry. In a bid to support the New Bucks Foundation Degree in Kitchen Design, kitchen industry manufacturers have committed to......

Kitchen Confidential

We’re thrilled to see inspirational chef Yotam Ottolenghi in his Roundhouse kitchen in June Elle Decoration feature ‘Chefs at Home’....

Lorraine’s lookalike!

They say it’s the sincerest form of flattery…we’re loving the new kitchen on ITV’s Lorraine! ...

A Big Challenge…

We’re glued to the TV watching BBC2’s new series The Big Allotment Challenge because of course we’re all keen gardeners here at Roundhouse Towers. However, we have to fess up to having a vested interest. The programme features our friend and client Thane Prince, who......

A new Roundhouse kitchen for Ottolenghi

Roundhouse bespoke kitchens are a favourite among chefs and we’ve completed several for some of the UK’s leading restaurateurs, but we were particularly delighted when one of our favourites, Yotam Ottolenghi, chose us to design his new kitchen.We knew we shared a design aesthetic with......

Everything you need to know about…kitchen worksurfaces

A worksurface needs to be practical for your use of it – not everyone has the same requirements, so you really need to consider what you use your worksurfaces for. Apart from food preparation, you may also want to use it for casual family dining......

10-step guide to buying a beautiful bespoke Roundhouse kitchen

Thinking about a new bespoke kitchen? Where do you begin? We’ve put together a short guide to buying a bespoke kitchen to help you get started.Buying a bespoke kitchen means you’ll get a kitchen that is designed to suit you. To use a ‘tailoring’ analogy,......

Roundhouse – cover star!

It’s with huge excitement that we can report that we’re appearing on not one, but three, magazine covers this month! Beautiful Kitchens magazine features a lovely dark grey matt lacquer and Zebrano wood Urbo kitchen and Utopia Kitchen & Bathroom features a quietly understated mid......

Why choose a bespoke kitchen?

A Roundhouse bespoke kitchen is of the highest quality and is designed specifically to suit each individual. This means that by gaining a bigger picture of your lifestyle, our creative work can be specifically tailored to your space and requirements. Roundhouse designers are open, down-to-earth......

Reorganising the home office

A brand new bespoke home office is revealed for the first time in our recently refurbished Roundhouse showroom in Fulham.In a Riven Oak natural veneer, with Roundhouse signature understated handle-less bespoke cabinetry and a solid wood desk surface, the small office demonstrates how much storage......

New look for Fulham

The Roundhouse Fulham showroom has recently undergone a complete transformation and now has the very latest displays of  Roundhouse bespoke kitchens and other furniture. The Fulham showroom is the latest of our seven showrooms to undergo a refurbishment and we’re sure that its new look......

Fantasy Island becomes reality!

With the trend towards creating a ‘social hub’ in the kitchen seeing no sign of abating, a new stainless steel and Wenge wood Urbo island, which can be seen in our newly refurbished Roundhouse showroom in Fulham, meets the demand for a central feature that......

Space…the final frontier

Kitchens are the one room in the home that really soak up storage space. There needs to be cupboards and drawers for pans, dried goods, vegetables, cutlery, crockery, cookbooks…the list goes on and on – and that’s without considering appliances; cookers, hobs extractors, dishwashers microwaves......

The hub of the home

A recently completed Classic Roundhouse bespoke kitchen for a couple in Hampshire has become the hub of their home. The couple had opened up three rooms to realise one large family space, creating room for cooking, dining and socialising around the large kitchen island. As......

Welcome!

It’s with great pleasure that we announce two new arrivals into the Roundhouse family. Designers Magnus and Miles both had baby daughters; Magnus and his partner Aine Mairi had baby Charlotte, a sister for Isabella and Miles and his wife Noleen welcomed baby Faith....

Waste not, want not

Avoiding waste is on the front pages of national newspapers on a regular basis and recently one of our own collaborators, Marco Kesseler had a series of photographs of big-name chefs featured in an exhibition highlighting the issue and which was subsequently featured in the......

Another sneaky peek…

It was looking impossible to grab a window of opportunity for sunshine in the relentless rain we’ve had recently. In the end we just went for it and lo and behold despite a brief hail shower we got sparkling sun for most of the day – squeezed......

Roundhouse furniture for sale

We’ve just refurbished our Fulham showroom and we’ve some lovely items from there for sale on eBay at hugely reduced prices. Among the items for sale are a linen cupboard, shelving units, AV cabinets, wardrobes, a bed and bedside cabinets, a workstation/study and a sideboard.......

Maximising the minimum

Designing a kitchen can be more challenging when space is at a premium. A compact but beautifully designed kitchen we visited recently in North London is a good illustration of how a bespoke kitchen can overcome space issues. The owners of this modest kitchen needed......

We’re on film…

We were delighted to see a Roundhouse Urbo bespoke kitchen with a polished concrete work surface featured in Channel 4’s Restoration Man last night (5 Feb). The kitchen is in a stunning barn conversion and was designed by Jonny Morris who is based in our Cheltenham......

In the news…

We are fortunate here at Roundhouse to get lots of lovely press coverage and it was particularly gratifying to see one of our beautiful bespoke kitchens featured in the Sunday Times this weekend (2 Feb 2014). It’s always fun to be part of a self-build......

An award-winner!

We’re thrilled to see a Roundhouse award winner featured in Livingetc magazine’s current March issue. Richmond-showroom-based designer, Jane Powell explains the thinking behind the kitchen, for which she won the Homes & Garden’s Kitchen Designer of the Year award....

My name is…

At Roundhouse we are very proud to be a British design and manufacturing company; our watchwords are ‘Made in Britain – Built to Last’. So, when designer Peter Kandalaft from our Wigmore St flagship showroom ran into British icon Michael Caine, just up the road......

The Wow Factor!

We’re thrilled to see one of our Urbo bespoke kitchens featured in Beautiful Kitchens magazine this month. Small yet perfectly formed, this Roundhouse kitchen in a converted warehouse shows how much storage you can pack into a relatively compact space. It certainly has the wow......

Roundhouse Winter Sale

Roundhouse Winter Sale starts on Thursday 2nd January 2014 15 % off all furniture, appliances and worktops for kitchens ordered during January. Roundhouse kitchens start from £30,000 Bespoke British kitchens made to measure in our own Malvern factory, ‘Made in Britain – Built to Last’......

Seasons Greetings from all of us!

The Roundhouse team wishes all our friends (customers, suppliers, colleagues, the online community and the press) a very Happy Christmas. The office will be closed from 5pm Friday 20th December. The showrooms will be closed from 5pm on Saturday 21st December. We will re-open on......

New arrivals

We’ve had a number of new arrivals at Roundhouse recently. Georgina (Georgie) came first, daughter of designer Maria Pennington & Ben. Georgina was followed by Lola, daughter of designer Helen Munro & Finch and finally along came Bea who is the daughter of installation manager......

Winter Blues

It may be winter but one family home in Guildford has been brightened up with a new ‘Urbo’ kitchen in the most beautiful blue matt lacquer – Fired Earth Marina Blue 95 – to be precise. Matched with Lagoon composite worktops, ‘Linen’ glass splashbacks, and......

Roundhouse on film

We blogged here a short while ago about the filming of our beautiful, bespoke kitchens, taking place in our flagship Wigmore Street showroom. It’s with great excitement that we have just launched the finished film on our Roundhouse channel on youtube. Now, not only can you......

Meet the team in…Cheltenham

Husband and wife team Jonny and Rebecca Morris run our beautiful, light-filled bespoke kitchen showroom in Cheltenham. Situated in a lovely building in the Montpellier district, an area known for its bars, cafés, restaurants and range of specialist shops, Roundhouse Cheltenham was first opened by......

Fabulous and functional in Fulham

We love visiting our completed bespoke kitchens and meeting their owners. It’s really gratifying to see how much pleasure a new Roundhouse kitchen can bring and how it can truly transform a space. We recently visited a house in Fulham, where the homes are lovely......

Behind the scenes…

We’re having fun in Wigmore St today – the lovely aroma of sizzling bacon is wafting over the showroom and making everyone very hungry! Why are we cooking bacon? We’re making a promotional video in our showroom with producer Jo Haywood, cameraman Luke Fleming and......

China in Town

Richard Brendon popped in to Wigmore Street to lend us some of his fabulous bone china for our upcoming video shoot. Roundhouse met the brand at Design Junction and loved their stylish combination of contemporary and vintage and the fact that the new work is......

Architectural Inspiration

Roundhouse loves the opportunity to work with architects as inventive as Richard Dudzicki, director of award winning RDA (Richard Dudzicki Associates) and were thrilled to be asked to design a kitchen for this fabulous extension to a Dulwich family house. So it didn’t take much......

A Chef’s Kitchen – Peter Gordon at home

We’re always delighted when a chef chooses Roundhouse to create a kitchen for their home, but when the chef behind two of our most favourite London restaurants, Providores and Kopapa, returned to us for his THIRD Roundhouse kitchen we were over the moon. Kiwi Peter......

The social network…

If you’re reading this blog, chances are you’re already social media-savvy.  However, in a world where it’s increasingly hard to get products seen or your voice heard, social media is vital to the mix of channels we use to launch new products, introduce our people,......

Kitchen & Bathroom Network Event in Oxford

Roundhouse representatives spent Thursday at a K&B Network LIVE! event held in Malmaison, the former prison in the centre of Oxford. Clara Perry and her Pro Publishing team had gathered together the great and the good of the kitchen and bathroom industry for a day......

National Baking Week – the Roundhouse Bake-off!

It was fun and feasting all round as the Wigmore Street showroom hosted a Great Roundhouse Bake Off. As it’s National Baking Week and we were saying adieu to two of our lovely designers, Maria and Helen as they depart for maternity leave, in true......

Welcome Home

Another lovely feature on a Roundhouse kitchen this month! This time its Essential Kitchen Bathroom Bedroom magazine with ‘Welcome Home’, an article on a warm and inviting family space in North London. Pages of beautiful photos by Darren Chung show off the pale grey and......

Roundhouse nominated for award

Hot off the press… Roundhouse has been nominated for another award! We’re thrilled to be nominated for the British Design &  Manufacturing Award  in the Designer Kitchen & Bathroom Awards 2013 and we’re keeping everything crossed, fingers, toes and everything else…watch this space!...

Roundhouse factory goes greener

The latest initiative from Roundhouse takes us very close to carbon neutrality. In an investment close to £200,000, Roundhouse has recently installed a biomass boiler at our factory in Malvern. Encouraged by the Renewable Heat Initiative, a government scheme which incentivises companies to make the......

Utopian Bespoke Solution

One of our favourite kitchens features in November’s issue of Utopia Kitchen and Bathroom Magazine in an article entitled ‘Bespoke Solution’. This handleless ‘Urbo’ kitchen demonstrates Roundhouse versatility with a huge statement storage piece in Walnut, which doubles up as a pantry and a wardrobe......

New recruits

It’s not often we make a formal announcement welcoming new recruits to Roundhouse but in this case we couldn’t help but make an exception. We welcome Boxer pup, Woody to our factory in Malvern where he joins pal Nutty. We think you’ll agree that he’s......

Elle Decoration British Design Awards

It’s a hard life… last night on an unexpectedly warm late summer evening we were sipping our favourite British fizz, Nyetimber and mingling with London’s design cognoscenti in the Orangery in Kensington Palace Gardens for the Elle Decoration British Design Awards (BDA). The BDA’s recognise......

London Design Festival

Phew! What a hectic couple of weeks. Not only have we been busy in the Roundhouse Wigmore Street showroom hosting our own London Design Festival event, where we launched new bespoke finishes and designer ceramics but we’ve also been out and about at the London......

Roundhouse has talent!

Roundhouse is home to a number of design students each year who come to us from Nottingham Trent University to experience life at the sharp end of bespoke kitchen, furniture and product design. Over the past few years we’ve been very impressed with the calibre,......

Northern Lights

With the introduction of our new Driftwood and concrete finishes, the Roundhouse flagship showroom in Wigmore Street has a bit of an industrial/shabby chic vibe going on, with the addition of our ‘new’ up-cycled stools and lights. Our reclaimed stools had a former life in......

London Design Festival Launch Party

The Roundhouse team loves good design, good food and of course, good wine. So what better way to celebrate our London Design Festival launch of our new kitchen designs and an exhibition of James & Tilla Waters ceramics, than a champagne tasting and a cooking demonstration?......

Concrete + Clay – London Design Festival Exhibition

The Roundhouse team is getting very excited about the opening of our flagship showroom as part of the London Design Festival, which takes place from 13 -21 September 2013. We’re busy unwrapping beautiful ceramics from James and Tilla Waters to display during the festival. We......

Roundhouse @ Le Manoir

A superbly designed kitchen + excellent cooking = happy Roundhouse people. None more so than Roundhouse Managing Director Craig Matson and his wife, Roundhouse architect, Victoria after a day spent at The Raymond Blanc Cookery School at Le Manoir Aux Quat’ Saisons. Craig and Victoria......

As Seen in Living Etc

  Roundhouse clients are a stylish lot but Sue Miller, property developer and interior designer takes design to whole other level with her industrial & Manhattan influenced house, featured in this month’s Living Etc. We pride ourselves on our family friendly kitchens designed to be......

You can never have enough storage!

One thing that comes up over and over again when talking to clients who want a clear uncluttered design for their kitchen is that creating ample storage is paramount. It’s amazing how quickly storage space gets filled up and often dry goods are hard to......

Roundhouse’s got talent!

  At Roundhouse we love to encourage emerging talent, be it in the designs we display in our showroom from craftsmen and women or in the work the students on annual placement from university do for us. We recently had our youngest recruit, 15 year old......

Wood, wood, glorious wood

It’s hard to imagine the end product – our sleek, contemporary, bespoke kitchens are a long way from the stacks of timber loaded in our factory awaiting job allocation. It’s a labour intensive journey involving craftsmen who take time and a great deal of care......

The new Metallics

Metallics are not only big news on the catwalks, but in the home too and it’s a look that is set to become a classic.   Roundhouse is recognised for our innovative kitchen designs and original finishes. One of the newest is a spectacular addition......

A fine finish in Wigmore Street

We’ve just completed the renovation of our flagship Wigmore Street showroom and it looks absolutely stunning!  Among the new bespoke kitchen displays we’ve revealed is a beautiful brand new finish on our Urbo range – ‘Driftwood.’  It’s a lovely sea-washed oak with a new polished......

Q. Why did the chicken cross the kitchen?

Maintaining our trademark advertising using client’s kitchens and featuring their lovely pets takes time and patience but the payoff is getting a great photograph. We took the idea to a whole new level recently and photographed not just one animal but three; big dog Holly,......

Concrete chic in Wigmore Street

Whenever new materials and installations are unveiled in our showrooms, it always causes excitement among the Roundhouse team. The latest addition to the flagship Wigmore Street showroom is no exception. We have had to be patient through the evolutionary process, which took place over a......

New look Wigmore Street

There’s a textural theme to our refurbished flagship showroom in Wigmore Street. Unique finishes include hi-gloss metallic bronze, the finest example of beautiful, smooth polished marble and the newly launched polished concrete. We’re very proud of the new finishes developed in our Malvern factory, including......

Keeping up with down under

Roundhouse is synonymous with good design and we love to find products that work seamlessly with our bespoke kitchens. One such company we’ve worked with for some time is New Zealand appliance manufacturer, Fisher & Paykel. Fisher & Paykel DishDrawer dishwasher in top NZ Chef......

Our friends in the East

Things were buzzing down Farringdon way as Clerkenwell Design Week (CDW) comes to a close today. On three ‘industrial chic’ floors of former Victorian glass works, the Farmiloe Building, plenty of gorgeous furniture and lighting was on display to inspire the most avid design groupie.......

Different Strokes

Finding a kitchen that has a timeless appeal and that will be as fun to be in ten years hence as it is now, or a kitchen that will adapt to your physical space and way of living in it  can sometimes feel a little daunting. Two kitchens......

Roundhouse cooks up a storm

Fifteen lucky members of the Roundhouse team were invited to Aveqia in Farringdon, London, courtesy of our friend Susie Robinson at Siemens appliances, to experience a fine dining masterclass. Aveqia is all about connecting thorough gastronomy and the Roundhouse team certainly bonded over some of the complex sauces they......

All about …how we make our kitchens

Roundhouse is a rather like an extended family; our architects and designers are based in our London showrooms and Guildford and Cheltenham and the expert cabinetmakers who build our beautiful bespoke kitchens are based in our own factory in Malvern. The skills our craftsmen employ......

Meet the Guildford team

The Roundhouse Guildford showroom has recently undergone redecoration and our designer Paul Welburn is enjoying showing off stunning bespoke kitchens, bedroom and other furniture. Among the featured kitchens is a Roundhouse Classic matt lacquer kitchen, a Natural Oak riven veneer Metro kitchen with an Urbo......

Factory Visit

This week the Roundhouse design team left their various showrooms and travelled to the Roundhouse factory in Malvern for a catch up and look around. Production director Simon Smith showed them all the exciting new developments and products which will be available very soon.     ...

New showroom is getting closer!

It’s very exciting for us here in Wigmore Street, our new bespoke kitchens have arrived and are being fitted now. Much thought has gone in to designing the new layout and choosing the cabinetry, surfaces and colours and we can’t wait to show off our......

New-look showroom on the way!

If you are passing our flagship Wigmore Street showroom you’ll see we’re currently undergoing a total refurbishment of the rear half of our display area, revealing the beautiful windows at the back of the store. The revamp will result in a brand new bespoke, working kitchen......

Meet the Richmond team

Roundhouse Richmond is home to our award-winning designer Jane Powell and her colleague Ben Hawkswell. We’re very proud that Jane recently won a Homes & Gardens Designer Award 2013 for kitchen design. Roundhouse Richmond showroom showcases some of our latest ranges and finishes in bespoke......

Paint – the great reviver

The joy of paint is it’s ability to transform a space – it’s often claimed that used judiciously it can entirely change the look and feel of a room. Using our own photography we can demonstrate to clients how one of our Classic kitchens can look......

Industrial chic in Highgate

On a rare, sunny, spring day we were in Highgate viewing a recently completed kitchen. We couldn’t have accessorised the shot better as Herbie the shabby chic hound strolled nonchalantly into our shot and casually posed centre stage, in this interior designer’s stunning, light-filled, bespoke......

Easter bunny arrives early at Roundhouse

We entertained a special guest at a recent photo shoot in Surrey. The photography took place in a stunning family kitchen in an extension designed by architect Brian McClymont at www.urbian.co.uk. We were photographing our stunning Urbo white matt lacquer and walnut veneer family kitchen......

Kitchen Designer of theYear 2013

We won! Roundhouse designer Jane Powell has won the coveted Homes & Gardens Kitchen Designer award 2013. The judges said: “Love the materials mix – so imaginative.” “I could live there.” “Contemporary yet friendly.” Congratulations to Jane, and thank-you to Homes and Gardens. And a......

Kew Kitchen

It felt like the first day of Spring when we photographed this light-filled kitchen / diner / study / living room in an innovative conservatory style extension. Leading interiors photographer Darren Chung was shadowed by Kipper the cat who was persuaded to pose for the......

Homes and Gardens – Kitchen Designer of the Year award

Not long until the Homes and Gardens Designer Awards 2013, which ‘celebrate Britain’s hottest design talent’. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at the British Museum on Wednesday the 6th March. Roundhouse is thrilled that designer Jane Powell from our Richmond showroom is shortlisted for the......