Originally Posted by cmcct
...I did also think of adding extra counter space by the range like miatared, but with all of my sons coming in at 6'1" at a minimum, they couldn't afford to lose any of the precious bed space that they have there...
There is no loss of anything, as the shelf slides in and out as needed. Only a little folding bracket stays there, the jack-knife couch opens as usual.
I'll try and post a pic. It's an ideal setup I think.