The larder is finally working

Finally, the last job on the list has been completed and the opening from the larder to the outside has been made. It has beenĀ fitted with a meshed grill on the inside and the outside to keep out insects and other nasties. There is also a sliding mechanism on each side to stop the airflow…

Larder

We’ve had an old-fashioned type larder built.

Jatoba or Merbau?

Off to collect another ebay find. This beautiful door is for our larder. Apparently it came from the student rooms at Corpus Christi College, Oxford University. Although it’s a different wood it should match our oak kitchen well. Here’s the description from ebay: Hardwood college door (1960s) We accumulated a large quantity of these doors…