Cornerstone Awards

La Gare historique de la MRC d’Argenteuil

430 rue Grace, Lachute, Quebec

The project has successfully created a community-centered hub, where municipal and community services are offered, and where events and exhibitions…

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McInnes Cooper Building (formerly the Dawson Hardware Building)

141 Kent Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

This remarkable transformation has had an immediate positive impact on the character of the street, and is already enhancing and…

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Monastère des Augustines

77, rue des Remparts, Quebec, Quebec

A project of the Fiducie du patrimoine culturel des Augustines, the Monastère des Augustines is located in the heritage wings…

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The Rock Garden

1185 York Boulevard, Hamilton, Ontario

The Rock Garden is the Royal Botanical Garden’s signature garden. Janet Rosenburg & Studio was commissioned for the project to…

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Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site

Confluence of the Lairet and Saint Charles Rivers, Quebec City, Quebec

Cartier-Brébeuf is a cultural heritage landscape that commemorates the time in 1535-1536 when Jacques Cartier and his shipmates wintered near…

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Park Lofts former Annette Street Baptist Church (1888)

200 Annette Street, Toronto, Ontario

The cultural heritage value of this modest, designated church is attributed to its Arts and Crafts-influenced design and its place…

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Red River College School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts former Union Bank Tower (1906) and Annex (1920)

504 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Located in Winnipeg’s historic Exchange District, the original Union Bank Tower was the city’s first skyscraper. It was designed in…

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The Ottawa South Community Centregra former Graham Fire Station #10 (1921)

260 Sunnyside Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

Designed by renowned Ottawa architect Werner E. Noffke in a Spanish Colonial style, the fire station operated until 1974. Vacant…

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Jean-Talon Station/Loblaws (1931)

395 Jean-Talon Street West, Montreal, Quebec

A Neo-Classical design with Art Deco ornamentation, Jean-Talon Station operated as a railway depot until 1984. It was then purchased…

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Forts-et-Châteaux-Saint-Louis, National Historic Site (1620-1832)

Dufferin Terrace, Quebec City, Quebec

The Forts-et-Châteaux-Saint-Louis NHS lies beneath the Dufferin Terrace within the historic district of Old Québec, UNESCO World Heritage Site. It…

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McLeod Building (1912)

10134-100 Street, Edmonton, Alberta

The only terra cotta-clad structure in Edmonton, the nine-storey McLeod Building was designed in the Chicago School style by J.K….

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Chinese Freemasons Building (1907)

5 West Pender Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

Built in 1907, the Chinese Freemasons Building is the only building with a “Chinatown” character on Pender Street. The rehabilitation…

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Library of Parliament (1859-1876)

111 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

Perched on top of a steep cliff overlooking the Ottawa River, the Library of Parliament remains the most important example…

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Harbour Commission Building/Club 357c (1875)

357 de la Commune West, Montreal, Québec

A landmark in Old Montreal since 1875, the Italianate style building was designed by Hopkins and Wily and operated as…

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Historic BMO Building (1910)

159 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario

Designed in the Beaux-Arts style, this heritage designated bank anchors a key corner of Oakville’s downtown. The project involved restoring…

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St. Clement’s Anglican Church (1891-1958)

70 St. Clement Avenue, Toronto, Ontario

The goal of this rehabilitation project (2004-2007) was to revitalize and reposition St. Clement’s as an open, welcoming place of…

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Pacific Central Station (1919)

1150 Station Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Designed by Pratt & Ross Architects, the Pacific Central Station’s heritage character is defined by its Beaux-Arts monumentality, the elegance…

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The Academy

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

When the Annapolis Royal Regional Academy, a beloved 1939 Beaux-Arts school building, was threatened with demolition in 2013, a group…

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St. Michael’s Cathedral Conservation

Toronto, Ontario

The seven-year rehabilitation of the St. Michael’s Cathedral, completed in September 2017, took great pains to respect the integrity of…

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Sambro Island Lighthouse

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Sambro Island Lighthouse began operations in 1760 and it has been in continuous operation since, making it the oldest lighthouse…

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Galpern (Porter) Building

Winnipeg, Manitoba

The rehabilitation of the Porter/Galpern building stands out as a shining example of the capacity of historic buildings to adapt…

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Kingsbridge Centre Project

near Goderich, Ontario

When a 110-year old Catholic church in a rural Ontario community was closed and scheduled to be demolished in 2012,…

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Chapleau Hub

Chapleau, Ontario

As congregations continue to shrink, the question of what to do with old church buildings becomes increasingly pressing. Such a…

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Cambridge Old Post Office and Idea Exchange

Cambridge, Ontario

Until 2012, Cambridge’s 1885 masonry post office, listed as a National Historic Site and located on the bank of the…

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Cheltenham Badlands Visitor Infrastructure Project

Caledon, Ontario

The distinctive geological and cultural landscape of the Cheltenham Badlands has seen a significant increase in popularity in recent years….

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Auberge Chesley’s Inn

Cornwall, Ontario

This impressive 1814 Georgian residence, once an important stop for many travelers to Upper Canada and later the first building…

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Troop Barn

Kingsburg, Nova Scotia

One of two remaining octagonal barns in Nova Scotia, the Troop Barn was a fixture in Annapolis Royal since the…

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The Workers Compensation Board Building (1961)

333 Broadway Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Described in the book Winnipeg Modern as “one of the best examples of Modernist detailing and urban design, and a…

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