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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 February 2005

OG Number: O.G. 04-274
HPA Number: HPA 04-458
Address: 3618 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Davies -
Description: Alterations for front and back roof decks with exterior front access stair from third floor - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for roof deck at rear of house as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 21 January 2005 and for alterations to front which conform to previously approved design (see case O.G. 00-247). Recommend further study of railing in front to unify cornice with overall design. The Commission notes that the conditions in this property and adjacent structures allow for a roof deck that otherwise would not have been approved. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-016
HPA Number: HPA 05-021
Address: 3317 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Bill Alms -
Description: One-story rear sunroom - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed one-story rear addition as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 3 February 2005 which indicate a 16'-2" depth. No objection to general concept for proposed front door replacement. Recommend further study of appropriate door detailing. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-052
HPA Number: HPA 05-088
Address: 3146 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Lacoste - Retail
Description: Facade illumination, new doors and three signs - pin mounted over door, back-lit mounted above second floor windows, and internally-illuminated projecting sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for signs, projecting sign and up-lighting of facade as proposed which are out-of-character with the historic district and inappropriate for this historic building. Recommend further study of a pin-mounted sign limited to existing sign band within cornice below second floor windows with three light fixtures; and a 5-inch high sign above entry door. No objection to new glass doors or removal of existing paired-spot lights. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details for new sign with permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review which must be resolved prior to new submission.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-053
HPA Number: HPA 05-089
Address: 1042 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): 1042 Limited Partnership - Prince Café
Description: Sidewalk Café with post and chain barrier - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for sidewalk café as proposed. Submitted materials is insufficient for permit review. Request information on post and chain barrier, umbrellas, tables, and chairs with dimensions and details. File new submission of requested information with new permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-057
HPA Number: HPA 05-093
Address: 1039 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Izumi Yoshimoto - Chez Mama San
Description: Replacement windows, and alterations for mechanical equipment and exhaust - Permit - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed double-insulated wood replacement window sashes and for revisions to approved design for new chimney at rear to enclose exhaust and for relocation of mechanical equipment and duct work to the roof as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 10 February 2005, PROVIDED a half screen system is used in the replacement windows rather than the proposed full screen.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-062
HPA Number: HPA 05-098
Address: 2820 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Diedra Donnelly -
Description: Replacement front stoop and handrail, new garden walls at rear and alterations to rear facade - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept review superseded by permit application under case O.G. 05-086.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-076
HPA Number: HPA 05-133
Address: 3321 R Street, NW
Owner(s): Ann Poulson -
Description: Replacement board and batten wood fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of existing fence with a board and batten wood fence. New fence must be stained or painted.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-077
HPA Number: HPA 05-135
Address: 1600 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): John Clark -
Description: Alterations to roof of porch for new flat skylights, wood garden gate - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new wood gate to match existing gate at parking pad, and for alterations to roof of porch to introduce two skylights as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 11 February 2005 which indicate a 4 x 4 grid on bottom of skylights at ceiling plane. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-080
HPA Number: HPA 05-138
Address: 2509 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Jill and Burton White -
Description: Reconstruction and expansion of existing front porch with new basement entrance - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed reconstruction and extension of front porch, new steps and alterations to basement level for new entrance. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-082
HPA Number: HPA 05-140
Address: 2821 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Robert Chartener -
Description: One-story rear addition at third floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed one-story rear addition at third floor level. Working drawings conform to recommendation given during concept approval to reduce depth of addition to avoid adversely impacting on historic cornice and gutter on party wall with adjoining house. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-066). Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-084
HPA Number: HPA 05-142
Address: 1000 Potomac Street, NW
Owner(s): Federal Capital Partners - The Flour Mill
Description: Alterations, handicapped access ramp, new paving, lights fixtures, landscape plan and signs - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations, including extension of lobby, new handicapped access ramp off Potomac Street, new landscape plan in courtyard, and new railings on plaza. Painted signs, as proposed, were NOT approved. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details and cut sheets of light fixtures, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-085
HPA Number: HPA 05-143
Address: 1675 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Paul Frazer -
Description: One-story addition atop two-story garage wing - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept case was withdrawn by written request of applicant.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-087
HPA Number: HPA 05-145
Address: 1563 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): John Sikking -
Description: Replace exterior doors at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 21 January 2004 indicate that proposed replacement of exterior doors at rear will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-088
HPA Number: HPA 05-146
Address: 2621 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Piers Lewis -
Description: Remove aluminum siding, and repair and paint covered wood siding and brick - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed removal of aluminum siding, exposing wood siding underneath which is to be repaired, and for repointing of brick at basement level. Recommend fluted door surround be retained until further investigation. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-089
HPA Number: HPA 05-147
Address: 1507 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Crayon C. Efird Jr. -
Description: Alterations to rear for new windows, basement entrance and replacement deck - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear, including metal deck and spiral stairs, basement entrance, hardi-plank siding to replace aluminum siding, and new windows in enlarged window openings. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-090
HPA Number: HPA 05-148
Address: 3104 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Richard Thompson -
Description: Alterations to sloped roof for tri-partite arched dormer with fanlight - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed dormer on the 1959 addition as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 10 February 2005, PROVIDED a continuous painted wood sill / trim is visible. Supplemental drawings indicate a copper roof curved dormer with three curved-top custom made Weathershield wood windows. A previously proposed fanlight was NOT approved. See previous concept review (O.G. 05-018). Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-091
HPA Number: HPA 05-149
Address: 3401 Dent Place, NW
Owner(s): Bryan Rich -
Description: Alterations for new window openings on side wall and new door opening at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations for new window openings on side facing 34th Street and for new windows and doors at rear. New wood windows will match detailing of existing windows which will be repaired and retained or relocated. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-049). New brick must match dimension and texture of existing brick. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-092
HPA Number: HPA 05-150
Address: 3240 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Jean-Luc Vivier - Hair Salon
Description: Alterations for demolition of rear additions, shed and added cornice - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including removal of existing rear additions, of inappropriate extension of cornice on front wall and of rear shed structure. Proposed work is in coordination with new rear addition previously approved in concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-050). Recommend coordination with DCPS for impact on adjoining Addison and Hyde Schools. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 05–078
HPA Number: HPA 05-136
Address: 1342 27th Street, NW
Owner(s): William Trimble -
Description: Re-grading and brick paving of driveway, replacement wood gates, new wood fences, remove light fixture, brick piers and iron gates - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed re-grading of driveway, for replacement wood gates, new brick parking pad, new wood fence and removal of light fixtures as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 9 February 2005. Recommend coordination with affected neighbors before re-grading. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new brick on driveway and sidewalk which requires a separate public space permit. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the approved design as a result of further review in the permit process must be submitted to the Commission for approval.

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Last Modified: February 17, 2005