Slide 1: Wine Cellar


Built below a Nashville, Tennessee, pool house, this cozy wine-tasting nook is located beside the entrance to a 2,000-bottle wine cellar. By adding angled partitions, designer Jamie Beckwith of Beckwith Interiors defined a seating area that might have otherwise been lost in the entry hall.

10 Nice Nooks: They’re Not Just for Breakfast Anymore

What is it about a nook that draws us in? The informality? The coziness? Architects often carve nooks out of wasted space—beneath a staircase, under the eaves, by a window, or up in the air. Generally designed for a specific purpose, nooks compel us to curl up with a good book, take a long nap, eat a delicious meal, or to get to work. What do you want yours to do? Get a few ideas from the noteworthy nooks collected here.

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