NY Good Questions: Can I Replace This Wall of Stones?

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Hello AT,

We are making the jump from our fancy city apartment to a house in the burbs.

While looking at homes, we found this one.

However, this wall of stones over the fireplace is killing me.

Is this something we can fix?

I’d love a cleaner look, with a regular mantle and a plain wall or built in shelves.

Any ideas or thoughts on what to do about this? Thanks! Amanda

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