I like a fireplace located high on a wall. it can be appreciated from more vantage points around the room and from other rooms. This is a really good idea for a fireplace in a dining room where it still can be seen after people have been seated.
How To Assemble a Cedar Hot Tub & Chofu Wood Stove
Continuing my work on the "earth, air, fire & water" theme in our "back forty" out in our summer place in Springs, NY (see yurt raising here), I just (this weekend) finally finished getting the super cool, new wood stove powered hot tub ready for use.