This large fireplace will keep your entire seating area warm even after the sun goes down. More outdoor fireplace ideas: http://www.bhg.com/decorating/fireplace/outdoor/outdoor-fireplace-ideas/?socsrc=bhgpin062313largefireplace=9
This is what they call taking the indoors outdoors. The traditional aspects of this outdoors room are fantastic. the weatherboards, the ceiling details and the schist rock make this a cosy space indeed.