Project

Posted on:

Waterworks

Diamond Schmitt Architects

Shared By

DiamondSchmittArchitects, Diamond Schmitt Architects


Project Name

Waterworks

Location

505 Richmond St. W.




M5V 3G9

Client/Owner

MOD Developments Inc. and Woodcliffe Landmark Properties


Team

  • Donald Schmitt
  • Duncan Bates


View all (6) images

Project Description

Heritage preservation meets mixed-use in this transformation of a block-long public works building in downtown Toronto. Waterworks draws on both historic and contemporary urban context to create a vibrant community hub in a rapidly expanding neighbourhood.
This development turns a former water treatment plant in downtown Toronto into a Food Hall where one stood in the 19th-century, a YMCA, retail mews, and 299 residential units. An existing social services agency, Eva’s Phoenix, will remain in the building and a number of condos will be operated through a non-profit housing provider.
Advertisement
Add a Project
Publish Your Projects Show off and upload images, text, and video of your work. We pick the very best for our project newsletters. Upload

Join the Discussion

Please read our Content Guidelines before posting

Close X