GOSTINIY DVOR

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GOSTINIY DVOR (1967)

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Named After

Guest Yard, a major department store and historic and architectural landmark

Location

Nevskiy Prospekt (Neva Avenue) @ Sadovaya Street (Garden Street) for Vestibule I, and @ St. Catherine Canal for Vestibule II

Décor subject

Station Type

Gorizontal lift

Station Level

Deep

Basic Structure

No platforms.

Wall facing

White marble KOELGA

Door color

Black doors of anodized aluminium in deeply recessed niches

Floor Facing

Dark Grey granite "Kamnegorskiy"

Lighting

Fluorescent lamps concealed behind the silver cornices

Art

 

 

Vestibule I Type

Built-in 18th century architectural monument, the Gostiniy Dvor (The Guest Yard), an arcade housing rows of stores

Vestibule I Level

Surface

Exterior Structure

Lighting

Lamps

Art

Large mosaic panel(18x60Ft.) " Proletarian Demonstration on Jule 4, 1917"

Interior Structure

Huge spacious escalator hall

Wall Facing

White marble KOELGA

Column Facing

Floor Facing

Dark grey granite

Lighting

Light fixtures built in plicated ceiling

Art

Vestibule II Type

Built-in Engelgardt Mansion, a XIX century architectural landmark

Vestibule II Level

Surface

Exterior Structure

Located in a deep niche of the buildiing facing Neva avenue with stained glass windows

Lighting

Lamps

Art

 

Interior Structure

 

Wall Facing

Column Facing

Floor Facing

 

Lighting

Art

 

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