Use drawer slides; mount the drawer on the wall; attach the shell to the slides, so it pulls out. Shifty Desk / Hallway Stand by Daniel Schofield This is such a great storage idea! It can be a shelf and a drawer.
Great idea for hiding guns in the house if you don't have a gun safe. Or even other items you want to keep safe! It took me a little while to understand this. The shelf unit slides behind a mirror. I thought it was a passage to a hidden room.