Green Building & Architecture The Kensington Feature Story
This is a story behind the story about
the metamorphosis of a century-old
property in Toronto’s Kensington Market
The project? The Kensington, 299/301
Augusta Avenue. The main player? Design/
Build company Barbini Corporation. The
backstory, supporting cast, in this scenario?
Two architectural specialists: James L. Sa’d
and Brian L. Abbey.
Their task? To perform a wholesale
makeover of a mixed-use building – with a
storied history to say the least