This is the perfect place to put a pull out bed. I always look at those beds and think they're impractical because it's too hard to leave all of the open floor space needed for one but I'd happily do it for this library/reading space
Also a great alternative to the pervasive bar cart! Dot&Bo_"If you're bored with your ordinary shelving, here's an eye-catching replacement. Two wooden shelves span a frame of gold-toned hoops. It's a little retro, a little rustic, and totally glamorous.