Perovo (Moscow Metro)

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Perovo
Перово
Moscow Metro station
Perovo (Перово) (4317179264).jpg
Location Zelyony Avenue, Perovo District, Eastern Administrative Okrug
Coordinates 55°45′04″N 37°47′12″E / 55.7511°N 37.7866°E / 55.7511; 37.7866Coordinates: 55°45′04″N 37°47′12″E / 55.7511°N 37.7866°E / 55.7511; 37.7866
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  8  Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Connections Bus: 141, 617, 620, 659, 787
Trolleybus: 77
Construction
Structure type Shallow single-vault station
Depth 9 metres (30 ft)
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Other information
Station code 080
History
Opened 30 December 1979; 37 years ago (1979-12-30)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line
Kalininsky radius
toward  Novokosino
Location
Perovo is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow metro map including line 14.svg
Perovo
Perovo
Location within Moscow Ring Road

Perovo (Russian: Перо́во) is a Moscow Metro station on Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line. It was opened on the 30 December 1979 along with the Kalininsky radius at a depth of nine metres. Named after the Moscow district Perovo, the architects Nina Aleshina and Volovich adopted a single-vault design with hinged aluminium lighting elements. The decorative design of the station is devoted to the Russian folk arts. The walls are decorated with blocks with screw-threaded rocks, and original patterns above the entrance portals (by L. Novikova and B. Filatov). The walls are revetted with white marble above and black gabbro below. The floor, which has several high marble stalls surrounded by benches, is faced with grey, black and brown granite.

The station has two exits, both interlinked with the underground subways under the Zelyony Avenue and 2nd Vladimirskaya street. Presently the station has a relatively low passenger traffic of 49300 passengers.

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