Restoration of the «Maison Sir Louis Hippolyte Lafontaine»
- Name: YUL Condominiums Inc. / Brivia Group
- Name: Menkès Shooner Dagenais Letourneux, arch.
- Location: Montreal, QC
- Delivery Method: Construction Management
- Status: In-Progress
- Completion Date: January 2018
The Sir Louis Hippolyte Lafontaine house is an important place in Montreal culture. It remained vacant and in a state of decay for several years. The investors of the YUL Project at the Hoverdale lot have come together, by agreement with the authorities of the City of Montreal and pledged to restore the building as part of their extensive project. Magil Construction, responsible for the construction of the entire YUL Project, is currently working to preserve the foundations of that building, and to perform a restoration of the masonry, the carpentry and the roofing.This is a project of great importance in the realm of heritage rehabilitation currently underway.