We love everything about this window-filled corner, not to mention the view. The picture window maximizes the view, while the double-hungs give ventilation. We also love the low built-in book cases that have function as window seats.
LR window seat inspiration--but with thick cushion. (Note how backrest plane and then seat plane expand overall width without having to thicken the wall.) Napa Valley House by Steven Harris Architecture (Architect: Eliot Lee)
Build in Storage: Open Cubbies For shelf-type seats, dividers can offer support and carve out distinct spaces for organizing books or holding baskets filled with small or unsightly items, such as sports gear in a mudroom.