Living Room, Gas Burning Fireplace, Chair, Rug Floor, Ribbon Fireplace, Coffee Tables, Medium Hardwood Floor, and Sofa Originally, the kitchen was in the center of the house disrupting the flow between the dining room and the living room. Flipping the rooms allowed for the addition of the fireplace in the great room.  Photo 8 of 14 in Before & After: A Contemporary Renovation Brings Coastal Views and Indoor/Outdoor Living