Chamberlain Hall of Residence, Highfield Campus, University of Southampton: the dining hall

RIBApix ref no RIBA61492
Architect/DesignerBasil Spence & Partners
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
CitySouthampton
Subject Date1960
Image Date1960
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceS60 5023
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The University of Southampton gained full university status with the granting of its Royal Charter in 1952 after which student numbers swelled. Basil Spence was commissioned in 1956 to draw up the masterplan for expansion of the campus and was responsible for many of its faculty buildings and halls of residence.

Subject tags

University buildings, student hostels, Food & drink, halls, seating, tables