Senate House; c.1951
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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Senate House is part of the University of London. The main building houses the administrative offices as well as the University Library which occupies the forth to eighteenth floors of the building. The Art Deco building was designed by architect Charles Holden and at 210 feet in height, when completed it was the second tallest building in London. The building opened in 1936 which was the universities centenary year.
1951 AD - 1951 AD