This farmhouse style TV console is perfect for storing your electronics, or us it in the dining room as a sideboard to hold serving dishes and decor. Designed by The Gritty Porch with building plans by Remodelaholic. Maybe make a similar bench
DIY Outdoor Serving Table: What if there was a larger top that when not in use could fold to the side of the table, so that part would be between the table and the house. That way when you needed it this could be a long outdoor dining table.
French Art Nouveau Walnut Serving Table by Emile Galle