SENNAYA PLOSHCHAD

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SENNAYA PLOSHCHAD (1963)

Next stop is "TEKHNOLOGICHESKIY INSTITUT"  Transfer to LINE 4   Transfer to LINE 5 Next stop is "NEVSKIY PROSPEKT"

Named After

Locality, a square and market, former Peace Square, both square and station (renamed in 1991)

Location

Hay Square @ Moskovskiy Prospekt (Moscow Avenue) & Sadovaya Street (Garden Street)

Décor subject

Still Peace as it refers to thew former design.

Station Type

Pylon

Station Level

Deep

Basic Structure

Rectangular pylons topped with grids

Pylon Facing Grey marble slabs replaced glazed tiles in 1991 during station expansion due to transfer to Sadovaya station.

Wall facing

Blue ceramic tiles

Floor Facing

Dark grey granite

Lighting

Light shed by luminiscent lamps is diffused through frosted glass and the gold-hued grids, creating impression of luminous ceiling

Art

N/A

 

 

Vestibule Type

Designed to be built-in but remains separate

Vestibule Level

Surface

Exterior Structure

Columns support the roof of the spacious hall facade decorated with 20-metre (appr. 60 Ft.) stained glass panel with aluminium lattices.  There was a console that tragically collapsed in 1999.

Wall Facing Reddish granite

Lighting

Lamps

Art

 N/A

Interior Structure

Wall Facing

Bluish-grey marble slabs

Column Facing

Marble coated

Floor Facing

Lighting

Lamps 

Art

 N/A

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