This Island if over-sanded, distressed and glazed to give it a rustic look.
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The butcher block is made of reclaimed lumber. It is 6" thick and is built like a commercial block, with the end grain up.
The drawer below the butcher block has another drawer inside the drawer with a section for knives.
This top is made of solid Knotty Alder.
It has been distressed and over-sanded to match the cabinets
The back side of the Island includes more storage
Distressing is meticulously done by hand.