Love this room by Benjamin Moore. We've used this image in some recent ads, the combination of colours are so fun to work with!
British Colonial Style
On Long Island, New York, Peter Pennoyer Architects crafted a retreat inspired by the early-1900s residence that previously graced the property; the decor is by Matthew Patrick Smyth
Not my fave colors, but love the idea of a small sectional as nook seating.
It's a little tricky to see what's happening here, but I believe the lower half of the windows have either a cellular shade or window film on them. So you can still see outside but you get privacy too. This idea could work for the kitchen banquette.