Sapele Mahogany Butcher Block Countertop in Newton, Massachusetts shown on This Old House®

Sapele Mahogany Butcher Block Countertop in Massachusetts


Butcher Block Countertop Wood: Sapele Mahogany

Category: Kitchen Island

Construction Style: Butcher Block, End Grain

Butcher Block Countertop Location: Newton, MA

Countertop Thickness: 2-1/2"

Size: 2-1/2" x 37-3/4" x 43-1/2"

Shape: Rectangular

Countertop Edge Profile: Lightly broken with sandpaper

Butcher Block Countertop Finish: The Original Oil

Wood Stain: None

Cabinetry Color: White

Kitchen Style: Traditional

Designer: This Old House Productions

Job: 5304

Year Completed: 2009

Undermount or Overmount Sink: None

Countertop Options: None

Complimentary Countertops: Black

Notes on interior decorating with wood countertops:
This butcher block end grain countertop was used to increase functionality on the kitchen. Grothouse was selected to manufacture this butcher block countertop for the Newton Centre Project by This Old House® Television Show. Paul Grothouse discusses wood countertop and butcher block countertop finishes with Norm Abram. To watch the full episode that includes Grothouse on This Old House® Website at Newton Centre Project.

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