Freestanding kitchen islands provide homeowners with great flexibility. Xera collection from Rhode Design offers several kitchen islands. The sleek, versatile Dry-Wet stainless steel assemble includes a large freestanding table with powerful 5-burner gas cooktop, two sinks with an industrial style tap and a spacious working area with sliding board system. Very easy to clean. Yours for about £16,000 or $29,644. If this design seems a bit too minimalistic, Xera also offers the Soho island, which is perfect for a smaller kitchen. Made from light oak, this kitchen table has ceramic hob and sink with fold-down mixer tap. Perfect office-kitchen island. You can add the Soho wall units with wooden doors and stainless steel cabinets. The price starts from just under £14,500 or $26,864.