Roof decks generally miss their mark, in most cases they don’t create enough wow factor …
It’s not just about a place to sit so you can capture those special views. If that were the case, it would be like reaching up into the highest kitchen cabinet for an old can of beans … in other words they’re rarely used.
Roof decks should be designed to be another living & entertainment space If the property is small, or you have a hilly topography that doesn’t provide enough entertainment space. Offset the negative by adding a usefulness amenity or a great selling feature.
This outdoor fireplace or fire box was simply added to the current chimney/flue.
The seating around it creates the right atmosphere for entertaining. Add ambient lighting and a beverage area and you now have a party deck.