Spendor LS3/5A (or any LS3/5A). Great mini with surprising bass output for its size. Not even close to full range but darned enjoyable to listen to.
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I dunno if the Green Mountain Callisto is too big but man they sound awesome, I have not heard every monitor out there, but this cabinet simply isnt there. I hope if size works for you that you atleast look into them, another less atractive monitor is the Eminent Technology LFT 10, it is a ribbon hybrid and it sound awesome, but isnt the best looking, hell it might be the worst but a grill could be made easily....clarity is this speaker strength.
I own, and love, a pair of JMlabs original Micro-Utopias, typically available used for around $2-2500, depending on condition and whether or not they have matching stands. Anyway, they sound amazing, have surprising bass-usable output down to 40hz, and are incredibly easy to drive, I'm currently using 18 watts with no problems. And on top of all that they're gourgeous, the fit and finish is truly impeccable. Needless to say, highly recommended!
Before you settle on anything, do yourself a favor and check out the designers that view time/phase-coherent sound with the utmost importance; you won't want to go back!
I , like Chadnliz, chose the Green Mountain Audio Callisto. Outstanding speaker!!! The also make subwoofers to facilitate a full-range system.