Plain and Simple Country Bath

The Long Island house inspires a country bath.
Author:
Publish date:
Updated on

When it comes to stewardship of the 1830s house, preservation and appropriate restraint describe the owners’ approach. Their master bath has an old dry sink that has been plumbed— no marble walls or steam shower. Here are goods in a similar vein.

old-fashioned hand pump

Pfister’s ‘Ashfield’ bronze-finish, one-handled bath faucet.

CONJURING HAND PUMPS
Pfister’s ‘Ashfield’ bronze-finish, one-handled bath faucet is modeled after a hand pump. With drain included, it sells for a reasonable $159 at Lowes (and other online and retail sellers). lowes.com

reclaimed wood bathroom console

Benoist console in reclaimed pine from Signature Hardware.

SOFT, RECLAIMED WOOD
The Benoist console in reclaimed pine has a 37" x 22" vanity top for a semi-recessed sink. Available cabinet only or with your choice of stone counter and optional sink (in porcelain, copper, or nickel). From Signature Hardware; pricing starts at $979.95. signaturehardware.com

star-pattern punched tin wastebasket

Star-pattern punched tin wastebasket from Park Designs.

PUNCHED AND RUGGED
This star-pattern punched tin wastebasket made by Park Designs is so much nicer than plastic. It’s not too big, 10" high with a 9" diameter at the top. Through Primitive Home Decors, it’s $23. primitivehomedecors.com

blue vanity cabinet

‘Abbeville’ sink vanity in Distressed Blue.

COTTAGE SHUTTER DOORS
Casual, cottage, and traditional vanity cabinets are a specialty of Chans Furniture. This is their ‘Abbeville’ sink vanity in Distressed Blue. Width 36" as shown, $629 with a white marble top and under-mount porcelain sink. Other sizes 26" to 60" wide available. chansfurniture.com 

Crown-Point Cabinetry custom bath vanity

A charming bath cabinet made to fit the old sink found in an 1830 house’s basement.

FARMHOUSE PURITY
Crown Point Cabinetry, known for stunning architectural kitchens in all period styles, made this charming bath cabinet to fit the old sink found in an 1830 house’s basement. See their online galleries of completed rooms: crown-point.com 

Related Articles

Products of the Week

vintage-doors-june7th-2019

Vintage Doors

Bring beauty and value your home with heirloom-quality REAL wood doors by Vintage Doors. Meticulously handmade by expert craftsmen in your exact size and style—to be loved and respected for generations, just like the olden days. Hand-crafted wood product line includes: screen doors, storm doors, Dutch doors, French doors, louver doors, pantry doors, interior doors, exterior doors, entrance units, three season porch enclosures, pet doors, arch top doors, round top doors, custom doors and more.

nostalgic warehouse classic hardware

Nostalgic Warehouse

Classic-style door hardware, engineered for new construction or historic renovation, lacquer-coated, solid brass, patterned after original antique hardware, passage, privacy, mortise lock, or dummy sets and cabinet hardware and accessories.

Brookside

Pewabic Pottery

Pewabic fabricates heirloom quality architectural tiles for public and private installations, gift and commemorative tiles, vessels, gardenware, ornaments and both reproductions and adaptations of its historic designs and offers classes, workshops, lectures, internships and residency programs for studio potters and other artists.