17 of the Most Stunning Modern Marble Kitchens

Updated 03/01/17

Is there any material in the world of home design so spellbinding and coveted as marble? With its endless potential for mix-and-match styling, marble lends itself particularly well to modern interiors. One of our favourite places for marble is the kitchen, where its diverse tones, textures, and grains bring a unique, modern aesthetic with timeless appeal. From Calacatta, with its mesmerising veins of grey winding through pristine white, to Negro Marquina, moody and dark with lightning bolts of stark ivory, marble is some kind of magic. Scroll now to see 20 of the most stunning modern marble kitchens. Just try to pick a favourite.

DeRoseeSa

A grey-tone marble island and matching countertops is the ideal serene complement to not-quite-white cabinetry and light wooden flooring.

Mim Design

Here, a Carrara marble island feels sunny and young when paired with cheerful, whimsical pieces.

Scott Frances for Architectural Digest

Oak cabinetry and flooring in an Aspen home pairs stunningly with uniquely textured ash-and-white tone marble.

Fiona Lynch

Proof marble can function as a neutral, it pairs with wood, gleaming brass, and matte black effortlessly. The subtle texture is the perfect addition.

Robson Rak Architects

A wood-grain and white marble island has an organic, earthy air in this bright kitchen.

Contemporist

Paired with clean black elements, high-contrast white marble makes a striking impact.

Nikolas Koenig for Architectural Digest

Airy and organic is the name of the game in this kitchen. Subtle grey veining on the kitchen island is the subtlest of statements.

Peter Clarke, design by Elenberg Fraser

Golden veins lend the marble in this kitchen a soft, striking, and sculptural quality.

extrArchitecture

This marble’s varying grayscale serves as the main centrepiece of this modern London kitchen.

Idha Lindhag

The traditional-meets-modernist style of this kitchen is anchored by its subtle marble panel backsplash.

Fiona Lynch

This minimal kitchen is a stunning example of the austere beauty of the stone.

Chamberlain Javens Architects

An impressively oversized counter in hypnotic black marble has a gallery-like sculptural effect in this kitchen.

Mark Adams for C Magazine

Here, a two-inch slab of Calacatta marble tops the walnut island and pulls in the grey tone of the facing accent wall.

Mikkel Vang for Elle Decor , design by Kelly Wearstler

A brass island with cerused oak cabinetry and marble countertops make this Kelly Wearstler-designed kitchen a truly commanding design statement.

Ensemble Architecture

The unusual pink and slate tones of this marble work beautifully with the navy cabinetry and dark wooden elements.

Thomas Loof for House & Garden

Sage-hued marble lends this spacious Hamptons kitchen an unexpected, country-inflected modernity.

James Dawson

A polished black marble slab complements the moody air of this dramatic kitchen area designed by James Dawson.

So, did you pick a favourite? Tell us in the comments!

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