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SPARK - gas; modern/rectangular
Wainscoting behind shelves surrounding fireplace.
Stone and artwork
Low cabinets beside Fireplace. Good for Ted's reading chair and book storage.
Tile surround. Window seat w/ shelving.
Tongue & groove hort. bds. on fireplace. Cottage look.
bookcase on one side. Window/door on other.
Use wood above to continue wood onto the ceiling.