I love this type of floor plan! The kitchen with the bar the leads into the hearth room and the dining room off to one side - perfect! I could do this in my home if I built a wall here and tore down a wall there and...yeah right! Then I'd end up on Renovation Realities! LOL From Boack Porch Musing's blog, featured on Savvy Southern Style's "Favorite Room" blog post.