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.
The Lacanche steel and nickel range made in Burgandy, France is the centerpiece of this chef's kitchen. Rohl pot filler and antique iron fireback dating from the is surrounded by Waterworks and Sonoma Tilemakers tile.