This may not be the absolute best execution of a fabulous idea, but I'd happily accept it! Combining two of the best things you can do after skiing or otherwise experiencing a winter's day: a hot soak in the bath, and sitting by the fire. Brilliant!
Also in the same house is more stacked-firewood-as-interior-design-element, harking back to this earlier post. Seen in the current Côté Est Dec. '09 – Mar. '10 issue (story: Le design atteint des sommets) – GF