I would have this rack outside in the garden, nect to outdoor kitchen . (Source : TIBAS openhaarden & kachels Decoracion sala comedor Hierro Estanteria Diseño Almacenaje de troncos madera chimenea is creative inspiration for us.
LR window seat inspiration--but with thick cushion. (Note how backrest plane and then seat plane expand overall width without having to thicken the wall.) Napa Valley House by Steven Harris Architecture (Architect: Eliot Lee)