Love the wooden beams and like the floor for a mudroom. the brick floor (Barnes Vanze Architects New Country French Cottage) - I know I'll never live in a place like this, but I've ALWAYS loved this look.
Romeo/Juliet balcony inside the house. Would rather have it be even more open than that, but just one example. We'll have a wide open foyer (we must imagine with the stairs push back of course I want multiple arch openings into the kitchen