I like this for game display in the living room, on either side (or both) of the new french doors? Furniture of America Kiki Corner Ladder Display Bookcase - Overstock™ Shopping - Great Deals on Furniture of America Media/Bookshelves
close up play room closet behind, utility room. open it like this to make laundry closet at the back door. Enclose the water heater. use space where w/d are now at right of door as a little built in seat for bags & coat hooks over it.