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Front door do similar bench from one end to other, maybe few shelves for purses, and no hooks, just a mirror with decor shelf above. Neutral grey tile. Shoes under bench. Check if electrical outlet. If so have one shelf out more height of hall table for mood lighting lamp, hold guests keys, etc.
open space under the built-in bench where shoes could be casually kicked off while still remaining wrangled
I love stand alone storage units for coats, backpacks and purses! I could use one at every door in our house.