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12/09/2014 11:43 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

6 Bedrooms With Fireplaces We Would Love to Wake Up To

Placing a fireplace within the master suite is the classic way to create warmth within our most intimate of spaces. A fireplace can serve as an elegant focal point for the bedroom, lending architectural style and substance. Add an armchair or bench and you've instantly created a warm nook for reading. Consider using a gas fireplace in the bedroom so you don't have a stack of firewood or kindling in your sleeping space.

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Washington Park by Colleen Knowles Design

This 1920s home was given an elegant remodel, which includes a fireplace with vintage tiles and classic mantelpiece. It's a warm element that brings focus within this large bedroom. Softer furnishings like the area rugs, heavy drapery and upholstered furniture, help create a cozy setting.

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NeMo by Phil Kean Designs

A thoroughly modern, niche fireplace suits this modern Florida home well. This gas fireplace is tucked within a stacked-stone wall, making it the perfect ambient feature in this bedroom. The fireplace also helps to create a warm and intimate bedroom nook within a very large and open indoor-outdoor space.

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Old Stone Ridge by Witt Construction

This corner fireplace creates a cozy window sitting area for this traditional bedroom. An elevated hearth serves as extra seating for the room; heavy molding compliments the window casings. Gas fireplaces are perfect for keeping the bedroom free from messy stacks of firewood, kindling or newspaper.

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Flying Point by Benco Construction

This new home in the Hamptons leaned on traditional styling while creating a contemporary interior design. Sea glass inspired tile surrounds the fireplace, complimenting the texture of the grasscloth wall coverings. An angled television creates a relaxing retreat for this master suite.

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Willamette River House by Jenni Leasia

In the bedroom, it's a great idea to place the fireplace off the ground -- this creates a better height for when sitting in bed. This simple, geometrically-inspired fireplace design blends perfectly with the transitional modern décor and doesn't distract from the incredible views.

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Moreland Hills Luxury by House of L

This traditional bedroom features an anchor-like fireplace, surrounded by carved stone and a thick mantle. The cold, heavy stone is balanced with dreamy, soft textiles as well as the curvy, feminine wallpaper. Together they create an elegant and grounded bedroom design.