How To Create Entryway That Opens To Living Room?

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Q: I need suggestions on how to create an entry way where the door opens into the middle of the living room. We're a no-shoes-inside house and ideally we'd have a place to sit while we put on/take off shoes. Most of our shoes go in the closet but I do like a couple pairs readily accessible for rushing out the door. Does anyone have some creative ideas on how to achieve that in this space?

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