Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square, Mayfair, London: the entrance hall with its uplighters

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RIBApix ref no RIBA115554
Architect/DesignerHamilton, Hector O.
Jeeves, Stanley Gordon (1887 or 8-1964)
Scott Brownrigg & Turner
Artist/PhotographerCharles, Martin (1940-2012)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1982
Image Date1982
ViewInterior
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceMC G 010682
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Martin Charles / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Berkeley Square House was built in 1938 by Gordon Jeeves and Hector O. Hamilton and was considered Europe's largest office block and one of London's first major reinforced concrete buildings. By the late 1970s it was in need of refurbisment and was given a £20 million facelift by Scott Browrigg & Turner. See RIBA115559 for a colour version of this image.

Subject tags

office buildings, lamps, lighting fixtures, entrance halls