Exposed brick

Exposed brick

The stripping of plaster from interior walls to expose the brick to make the building appear old. A common practice in the adaptive use of old buildings as restaurants and boutiques, oftentimes changing the building’s original character by so doing.
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A wood burning fireplace is ensconced in an exposed brick half-wall separating the living room from the formal dining room.
The simple and spacious interior, with wooden flooring, white walls and exposed brick vaults, flanked by shelves of wine bottles, ensures a cozy and laid back atmosphere.
It will contain a mixture of one, two, three and four bedroom apartments, including luxury penthouses which will feature original exposed brick walls and concrete ceiling beams.
The living room has yet another unique fireplace, this time with exposed brick and a stunning multi fuel stove.
The kitchen, which is open to the dining room, has rustic elements such as distressed wood cabinets, butcher-block countertops, exposed brick walls, graphic tile flooring, and a super-sized soapstone farmhouse sink with on-trend brass fixtures.
The beamed ceiling is just one example of the character in the lounge, which also has exposed brick surrounding the feature fireplace where there is a multi-fuel log burner.
The result is a slick retail concept with new steel garment racks, mirrored displays, and black lacquered walls playing off of the existing exposed brick columns and whitewashed wood floors.
How many times have you viewed what seems like the perfect character cottage - exposed brick, original ceiling beams, roaring re - only to open the door and be faced with a solid brick wall and no garden space to speak of?
Q: I am looking for a sofa that will suit my apartment which is quite masculine and has an exposed brick wall.
Inside, the apartment features hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, and exposed brick.