The Ampezzo Meleres project was completed in 2008 by the Belluno based studio Gianpaolo Zandegiacomo. This fabulous rustic country home is located in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy. : Architecture Magazine - Part 2
Rustic mountain retreat with sweeping views of Lake Tahoe
I like the way they did this harth and the color painted behind the stove. I also like the wood beams framing the stove in. Maybe have similar framing and the make a gate around the stove out of the same wood.