This is a good way to make a bigger TV look intentional (and less like your husband won over you). Keep it alone on the wall above the console or shelf and hang another shelf above it. This is such a simple Media Wall with separate storage and even space for some extra seating, great for when you have company over...
Repurposed Cable Reel Spool Media Center Turntable by Rustoregon
For those who love the rustic look, here is the idea for creating the rustic media cabinet for which the wood pallets are not required to be painted. The actual color of the pallets gives the rustic look; there is a lock on the both side doors.