Floating shelves or a floating narrow desk.
pictures of wood stove surrounds - Wood burning stove in mantle surround
Faux Fireplace Mantel dimensions for front room
DIY Thin Brick Interior Walls - How to Install Brick Veneer on a Wall - this would be cool for the small bath/powder room
French Farmhouse Mantle - traditional - fireplace accessories - other metro - by Farmhouse Decor
wood stove, efficient wood stove, infographic by Gino Bortoluzzi