I'm not too keen on electric cooktops, give me gas any day. If they had this in a propane model I'd be all over it.
But you're very right, something like this would be ideal in a conversion, with about 3 to 6 feet of countertop work space around it.
My bus - Jasmine
As a level 1 burglar, Bilbo got a pony when he accompanied the level 60 dwarves on the Smaug the Dragon raid. Those powerlevelers probably invited him solely so he could trigger fellowship attacks for them.