Fireplace Inspiration...Shiplap above, shaker doors on bookcase with 3 or 4 big shelves with no center divide. See other picture for wrap mantel idea.
East wall or South wall? With local briar hill stacked stone--straight up, no mantle ledge, then a mantle made of a re-purposed beam?
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Coronado Stone / Virginia Ledge - Cape Cod Grey - Stone Veneer Fireplace @Geek-God Moore Jarboe are you going to do this for us when we get a house with a fireplace?
Stone Fireplace by Michael Eckerman of Santa Cruz, California-based Eckerman Studios
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Like all brick look with the wooden trim.