Another upholstered door to consider is the one spotted on Design*Sponge, that pairs a deep emerald green vinyl with nail-head trim to create one serious show-stopper. - The colors, the pattern rug, the mix of furniture, everthing in this room is perfect!
Fireplace design - details of design to be modified to be compatible w foyer panelling. Ignore built-ins on either side (though builtins could be a possibility for alcoves flanking FP. Spectacular mirrors on either side of fireplace a great option.