This is intended as a hidden doorway, but it's a reasonable way to design closet doors. That's because you're not expecting furniture to be placed in front a closet door. So, adding shelving makes use of that otherwise dead space.
Best of DIY Home Decor: Everyone needs a broom closet; here the brooms, mops and cleaning supplies are very efficiently housed in a narrow pullout cabinet. Everything is handy and accessible, much easier to grab than from underneath the sink.
New Kitchen Storage Ideas - Do you have pet gear you would like to hide? This solution of a dedicated cabinet and sliding drawer beneath fitted for feeding bowls is not only clever, but stylish.<<< I need this in my future house when I'm older!