The painted brickwork pillars to break up the open plan space. The cupboards in the pillars. The breakfast bar  the lights. Pretty much all of this picture!

The kitchen island is bookended with brick columns to create more storage space and dress up existing support posts that couldn’t be moved. I would have red brick wall though and maybe duck egg blue built in shelf.

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A possible option for keeping supporting walls between rooms, but cutting them out enough to open the space, but still support ceilings.