This hutch could go in a few different places. It could be the china cabinet in the dining room,a book case in the family room, or the hutch/cabinet in the kitchen eating area. I don't think I would change the colour.
"Concrete cubbies might not be your first choice for storing porcelain, but the chunky concrete shelving unit is gorgeous. The floor in the kitchen of this house in Sri Lanka, by architect Geoffrey Bawa, is polished concrete interior design
Tutu Look at this rustic kitchen with the farmhouse sink-wood cabinets-lots of light and really simple-no upper cabinets just a few open shelves-really like it how bout you? My kind of kitchen w lots of light