Could this work for the back room at Carnegie house? It's a long room but not very wide, banquette could go along the back wall, with two sitting chairs and a table between at the back...?

Love how this fits into an older home's layout; bench banquette with chairs in breakfast/study nook

Rectangle table with benches

Freestanding Banquette - Banquettes need not be built in to be functional. Here, a freestanding upholstered bench creates an elegant yet casual breakfast nook.

I dig the collection of favorite objects on the wall. The Murwillumbah studio of textile artist Helle Jorgensen. Photo – Toby Scott, production – Lucy Feagins / The Design Files.

breakfast nook

♣ Luxury HOME Design ♣Kitchen Nook.I so want a nook like this in my dream home.for breakfast and just light meals.

Hmm. Possibilities for alcove if a bench seat is done. Could have a small bistro/coffee table in LR that gets pulled over as needed.  Home Tour: The Nashville Home of Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill via @domainehome

Home Tour: The Nashville Home of Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill

Masculine dining space with a built-in wood feature wall, bench seating, silver and wood chairs, and hardwood floors.

Take Me to the Banquette, with Lindsey Binz

A polished tole pendant fixture and lacquered white millwork add subtle sheen. Custom charis and banquette in Loro Piana linen. Pillows in Manuel Canovas and Baker fabrics. Curtains in Great Plains sheer. Walls in