First Floor September 19, 2021December 22, 1932 by thisisrjg-bbc 75 ❧ The First Floor Landing, showing the staircase up to the Council Chamber and the Staff Lifts. 76 ❧ The Council Chamber. A general view, showing the walls panelled in Tasmanian oak, the indirect lighting, and the furniture. The tables are made of Queensland walnut of a dark grey colour. In height the Council Chamber occupies one and a half floors, the entrance being on a level half-way between the first and second floors. 77 ❧ The General Typing Office on the first floor, with windows looking onto Portland Place. 78 ❧ The First Floor Committee Room.