But bench also no window side? Kitchen and dining area layout for a small apartment. The long bench combined with wooden chairs is a really nice idea. Single stools would be uncomfortable but a cushioned bench is something else.
For general kitchen lighting ceiling mounts, semi-flushes, cans, or even recessed fluorescent fixtures are acceptable. Mini-pendants or island lights may be used for increased task lighting and should be hung about above the counter depending on ceili