Built-in bookcase for cookbooks! I just want built in bookcases in every room for books! I'll carry a book from one room to another and have a dedicated shelf for my current read. Although, having dedicated space for cookbooks is smart, too.
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This is the perfect place to put a pull out bed. I always look at those beds and think they're impractical because it's too hard to leave all of the open floor space needed for one but I'd happily do it for this library/reading space
In the central living area between rooms use pocket doors. French doors invite daylight to flow through the den and the living room of this farmhouse. Pocket doors between the rooms slide closed for sound control.
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