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Peterborough County Agricultural  Heritage Building

Peterborough County Agricultural Heritage Building

Located at Lang Pioneer Village Museum, this 11,600- sq.ft. project was conceived to fill a number of roles for the County of Peterborough. The building provides a permanent home for the Peterborough County Agricultural Hall of Fame; houses the agricultural society’s permanent collection of historical farming implements; a conservation laboratory and workshop to repair, restore/preserve..
Showplace Performing Arts Centre

Showplace Performing Arts Centre

This project realizes a long held dream of the Peterborough artistic community. Based on the recommendations of a feasibility study prepared by Lett/Smith Architects, an existing cinema was fully renovated to provide a new performing arts centre. With 640 seats, this fully equipped, as-new, flexible space provides Peterborough with a much needed facility at a..
Featured Work

Featured Work

Lett is an award-winning, full-service architectural design studio. We are known across the Province as leaders in innovative design and for long-lasting client relationships. Celebrating 50 years, Lett has developed best-in-class expertise in serving the public sector and non-profit organizations with designs that are built upon deep stakeholder engagement.  
Bagnani Hall

Bagnani Hall

Bagnani Hall was designed to be respectful to the vernacular of the downtown Traill campus. Working within the program requirements and established budgets the design achieves that goal in a variety of ways, the simplest of which was matching the exterior materials and colours with that of Wallace Hall designed by famous Canadian architect Ron..
Peterborough Animal Care Centre

Peterborough Animal Care Centre

When complete, the 24,450 sq.ft. Peterborough Animal Care Centre will be one of Canada’s most advanced animal care facilities.  The building will incorporate three functions under one roof: the Peterborough Humane Society, the Ontario SPCA Provincial Rehabilitation Facility, and a Regional Spay/Neuter Clinic.  The Dog Rehabilitation Facility will bring dogs from across the province to..
Waypoint Chigamik Community Health Hub

Waypoint Chigamik Community Health Hub

The Waypoint Chigamik Community Health Hub is a significant new addition to the town of Midland, Ontario. Perched on a prominent site just outside of the town centre, the building occupies green space adjacent Edgehill Park. Set in this beautiful context, it takes its position gracefully tucked into the side of hill and draws from..
Ashburnham Ale House

Ashburnham Ale House

This project saw the conversion of a dry-cleaners into a new neighbourhood pub. Working closely with the restaurant owner who also did the bulk of the construction, Lett developed the concept and permit drawings. The goal was to create a warm, welcoming environment utilizing Corten steel and timber elements. Lett Architects also consulted with the City of..
Rivulet Courtyard Apartments

Rivulet Courtyard Apartments

This project is a great example of urban renewal and densification. Built in the early 1950s, the federal post office in downtown Peterborough was a great example of civic architecture. Early in new century, the post office moved from this location and the building stood derelict. This project saw the building completely renovated into a..
138 SIMCOE STREET | LETT ARCHITECTS STUDIO

138 SIMCOE STREET | LETT ARCHITECTS STUDIO

Culturally, Lett Architects feels that it’s extremely important to engage with their clients and the community. As our Studio grew, it became clear that in order to facilitate a truly collaborative design process, we would need new space to do so. In the Fall of 2016, Lett purchased an historic building in the core of..
Trent Hills MURF

Trent Hills MURF

The new Trent Hills Multi-Use Recreational Facility (MURF) has a building area of 87,500 sq. ft. that is split over three main levels. The MURF comes with an array of program spaces and amenities such as an NHL-size arena with seating for 400 spectators, a natatorium with an 8-lane competition pool, a therapy pool and a..
Uplands Residence

Uplands Residence

Completed in 2015, the Uplands Residence sets a new standard for student residences at the Lakefield College School.  The building has been designed to LEED Gold standards, not only for its environmental sustainability, but also for the level of comfort it provides to the students who live there.  The building uses a unique de-centralized cassette HVAC system that..
Canadian Canoe Museum

Canadian Canoe Museum

The Museum is designed to encourage a sense of curiosity. Unfolding as the visitor moves through the space, the building seamlessly stitches together a sequence of spatial encounters playing with aspects of anticipation.Inspired by the canoe’s integral role in Canada’s history, the building is conceived as both timeless and visually powerful. Set within a national park,..