Cabrits Victoria + Albert Baths
Nominee
2017-18
Eldon
Known as the Eldon, this back-to-wall bath has the curvaceous lines of a freestanding tub, yet it sits flush against the wall for greater space saving and ease of installation. The tub is wrapped with a crisp edge that forms a natural shelf against the wall to hide pipework and provide a platform where plumbing could be deck-mounted if desired. In another example of thoughtful engineering, the tub has a molded upstand to allow for retrofit installation without disturbing existing flooring. Eldon is available in seven exterior color finishes and may be installed with or without an overflow. As
with all Victoria + Albert baths, it is crafted from their signature ENGLISHCAST® material and hand-finished to a glossy shine. The tub is compatible with the company’s Kit 40 “Intelli-waste” bath drain and their new Kit 60 combined bath filler and overflow.

Sustainability

The pipework is hidden beneath a full width plumbing deck, while a moulded tile upstand allows tiles to be easily installed around the rim to create a watertight seal. There is also a space underneath the bath without resorting to using a plinth, allowing the Eldon to be retrofitted without disturbing existing flooring. The Eldon can be installed with or without an overflow and works with Victoria + Albert’s Kit 40 Intelli-waste or new Kit 60 “exofill” bath drain.

Awards

2017 IIDA/HD Award

Pricing

$5,600

Notes

Its sleek lines bring a welcome sense of sophistication to daily living, while its versatile design makes it a smart solution for homes and hotels alike. This wall mounted bath still has the aesthetic of a freestanding bath, but can easily fit into the more compact spaces common in modern cities. The overall form was intentionally kept very simple, wrapping a crisp edge around the bath and back to the wall, creating a natural shelf, where hardware could be deck-mounted.

Eldon is an option for those who want all the style of the freestanding look without giving up the convenience and
flexibility of a wall-mounted tub. The contemporary back-to-wall design is endowed with the curvaceous lines of a freestanding bath. The Eldon is also incredibly easy to clean, making it a perfect design for contract markets and
everyday households, where practicality and ease of cleaning is key.
Victoria + Albert Bath LLC
Victoria + Albert is a global brand with a worldwide reputation for creating beautiful baths. The ultimate statement in quality and sophisticated style, their award-winning collections are packed with inspirational designs made from 100% ENGLISHCAST®, a unique blend of Volcanic Limestone™ and high performance resins. Naturally white, each tub is individually hand-finished by craftsmen and tested by IAPMO to UPC and cUPC standards with a 25-year limited consumer warranty.

Recipients of the prestigious Chicago Athenaeum GOOD DESIGN for their Napoli tub along with ADEX Awards and KB Culture Award for their Cabrits, Victoria + Albert raises the bar on exceptional product design. Adored by consumers across the globe, and featured in distinguished five-star hospitality projects, Victoria + Albert sets the trend in bathing. The company is an avid supporter of the architectural and design community and sponsor of continuing education courses throughout North America.

For more information about Victoria + Albert’s products, visit www.vandabaths.com or call 1-800-421-7189.
Address: 4269-A Crosspoint Drive
City: Ladson
State: SC
Zip: 29456
Country: United States
Phone: (800) 421-7189
Fax: (800) 421-7190
Website: http://www.vandabaths.com
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Victoria + Albert Bath LLC
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