I like the fireplace and the storage for the firewood.  But I live in South Carolina, so I'm thinking of how to adapt the hearth to our climate here.  Perhaps a split mini heat pump that we can all sit around as it blasts out cold air?

I like the wood storage. Built ins on both sides of stove, keep firewood on bottom, shelves above for other storage.

We have an electric fireplace that looks just like this. Would love to get a fake pipe to complete it.

'Slapen in het Bos' (Dutch for 'sleeping in the forest') is a friendly guesthouse owned by Michel and Mariëlle Essenstam, they bought the former forester's

woodburner in large inglenook fireplace

woodburner in large inglenook fireplace in thatched country cottage.