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Old Georgetown Appendix
21 July 2005

OG Number: O.G. 05-160
HPA Number: HPA 05-261
Address: 3108 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Peter Nee - P & C Art Gallery
Description: Addition of second floor at rear and alterations - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for proposed addition to rear at second floor level as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 24 June 2005. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details, material samples and additional information on the context with adjacent properties, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-167
HPA Number: HPA 05-269
Address: 3051 Avon Lane, NW
Owner(s): Joseph Stettinius -
Description: One and two story additions to front and side yard; also existing pool house, rear porch, gates and pergola - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept for the proposed one-story and two-story additions to front and side yard of existing house as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 7 July 2005, and for existing pool house, trellis, rear porch and entrance gates with paved walk, which were completed without review or permit. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, and material samples with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-180
HPA Number: HPA 05-310
Address: 3256 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Davidson Strategy Partners LLC -
Description: Addition at second floor level, replacement windows - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations, including rear addition at second floor level and window replacements as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 29 June 2005. 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. 05-182
HPA Number: HPA 05-312
Address: 1242 Potomac Street, NW
Owner(s): Harry and Anne Gutman -
Description: Remove rear addition and re-construct two-story rear addition with basement, alterations to side window openings - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed two-story rear addition as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 24 June 2005. Recommend further study to lower eave line to head of windows on south facade. 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. 05-183
HPA Number: HPA 05-313
Address: 1242 Potomac Street, NW
Owner(s): Harry and Anne Gutman -
Description: Alterations to rear carriage house, reconstruct front areaway and steps to basement entrance - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear carriage house and rear yard, for reconstruction of front areaway and steps to basement entrance, and for new wood fence at rear property line and metal picket fence in front as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 13 July 2005. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-095).

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OG Number: O.G. 05-184
HPA Number: HPA 05-314
Address: 3700 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University - White Gravenor Building
Description: Replacement windows and restoration - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of double hung windows on rear facades of the White Gravenor Building PROVIDED depth of panning is reduced, particularly over sill, and for restoration of existing leaded glass windows on South facade overlooking the quadrangle. Recommend further study of replacement casement window with integral muntins, and installation of a mock-up sample for review by the Commission, prior to issuance of permit for their replacement or repair. 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. 05-194
HPA Number: HPA 05-324
Address: 3206 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Capital Restaurant Concepts - Paul Cohn / Neyla
Description: Two-story rear addition within court - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed two-story in-fill addition at rear courtyard. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-158). Applicant agreed to bring other aspects of the project into compliance. See case O.G. 05-212.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-195
HPA Number: HPA 05-325
Address: 1267 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): East Banc, Inc - GAP Kids / Baby GAP
Description: Two additional projecting signs - Permit

RECOMMENDATION:Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for two proposed projecting signs for "GAP Kids - Baby GAP" which are inappropriate as they would add to the cluster of signs. Recommend further study of relocation of transom signs on front of storefront bay windows to the side of the bay window. File new submission of detailed drawings for revised sign scheme with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-196
HPA Number: HPA 05-326
Address: 1258 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): East Banc, Inc - GAP
Description: Two additional projecting signs - Permit

RECOMMENDATION:Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for two proposed projecting signs for "GAP" which are inappropriate as they would add to the cluster of signs. Recommend further study of modification to the existing GAP sign over entrance doors. File new submission of detailed drawings for revised sign scheme with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-197
HPA Number: HPA 05-327
Address: 3115 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Presbyterian Church -
Description: Sign scheme - plaque and pole mounted sign - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept case superseded by permit application under case O.G. 05-224.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-198
HPA Number: HPA 05-328
Address: 3600 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Jemals Cafre Carban, LLC - The Car Barn
Description: Replace existing flagpole with new stealth pole for cellular antennas to match existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of a stealth flagpole for cellular antennas for T-Mobile to match existing pole at other corner of the Car Barn. Recommend property owner installs a flag on existing flagpole to match proposed flag. The building will have no other flagpoles or antennas.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-200
HPA Number: HPA 05-330
Address: 1033 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Babak Movahedi - Office
Description: Rear addition - in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Even though the Commission could not approve the two story addition with the demolition of the historic rear wall as proposed, the project is referred to the Historic Preservation Review Board due to the amount of demolition that has already taken place without a permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-201
HPA Number: HPA 05-340
Address: 3514 Winfield Lane, NW
Owner(s): Ted and Penny Heavner -
Description: Replacement Anderson Renewal wood /fibrex windows 1986 building at The Cloisters - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of windows to match existing detailing and dimensions on this 1984 building part of The Cloisters.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-203
HPA Number: HPA 05-344
Address: 3136 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): James Maurer -
Description: Alterations to basement and rear deck, for parking area - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear at basement level and excavation of rear yard for new parking space off alley as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 7 July 2005. which indicate new wood railing on rear deck and replacement of wood stairs. New wood railing and wood fence and must be painted or stained.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-204
HPA Number: HPA 05-346
Address: 1342 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Bruce Wallace -
Description: Repair-in-kind of glass wall, and light fixtures on pool house - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 June 2005 indicate that proposed replacement of glass-curtain wall will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-205
HPA Number: HPA 05-352
Address: 3111 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Warren J. Cox -
Description: One-story rear addition and glazing of second floor porch - Concept - options

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed one-story rear addition and alterations to second floor porch as shown in either option. 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. 05-206
HPA Number: HPA 05-353
Address: 3317 R Street, NW
Owner(s): William Bransford -
Description: Roof replacement for repair of fire damage, two new skylights and shingles to match duplex - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of roof for repair of fire damage, for replacement of roof shingles to match adjoining roof, and for two new skylights that will not be visible from public thoroughfare as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 21 and 24 June 2005. No objection to proposed repair of existing windows as indicated in supplemental information received and dated 5 July 2005. 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. 05-207
HPA Number: HPA 05-354
Address: 3310 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Katherine Miller -
Description: Replacement windows and doors after fire damage - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of fire damaged windows and doors at rear. Existing windows in front facade must be repaired with missing parts replicated to match original, when needed, as indicated by applicant in supplemental information received and dated 19 July 2005. Replacement of front windows was NOT approved and has been deleted from this application.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-209
HPA Number: HPA 05-357
Address: 2800 P Street, NW
Owner(s): John and Lisbeth Fuisz -
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed Pella Architect Series LX all-wood double hung 6/6 replacement windows with ILT 7/8- inch muntins and frames to match existing, with use of half-screens, as shown in supplemental information received and dated 19 July and 3 August 2005 due to the poor condition beyond repair of the existing windows.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-210
HPA Number: HPA 05-359
Address: 1315 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Allison Lockshin -
Description: Replacement windows and doors - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed replacement windows. Existing windows, which are a contributing element to the historic district, must be retained and repaired, with replication of damaged sections if necessary. The use of appropriate storm windows is acceptable.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-211
HPA Number: HPA 05-360
Address: 3645 St Mary's Place, NW
Owner(s): Janine Brookner -
Description: Side addition and relocation of access walk, rear roof terrace at second floor level (4th) - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed one-story side addition and rear roof terrace at second floor level. 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. 05-212
HPA Number: HPA 05-361
Address: 3206 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Capital Restaurant Concepts - Paul Cohn / Neyla
Description: Alterations for lighting scheme: new Washington globes, sconces and cove lighting; remove awnings, sign, light fixtures and fabric on trellis, and multi-light lampposts - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations, including lighting scheme composed of light fixtures on party wall, on trellis posts and structure, and for removal of awnings and sign on party wall, light fixtures and fabric covering on trellis, and multi-light lampposts. The concept of installing Washington Globe lampposts was not approved. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details and material samples, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-213
HPA Number: HPA 05-362
Address: 3137 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Nilson Residence -
Description: Addition to garage off alley - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for alterations to garage off alley for addition on garden side. File new submission of working drawings for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-214
HPA Number: HPA 05-363
Address: 2804 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Mr. And Mrs. Andrews -
Description: Three-story side yard addition for elevator - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed three-story rear yard addition for elevator enclosure as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 6 July 2005. Proposed alterations and addition to the historic structure will be reversible. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-187). Brick must match existing brick on rear wing. Erect a material sample panel on site facing South for review by the Commission prior to ordering materials.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-215
HPA Number: HPA 05-364
Address: 1265 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Parviz Mizrahi -
Description: Replacement roof and roof structure - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 6 July 2005 indicate that proposed replacement of damaged roof and roof repair will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Permit application is for work on roof ONLY and does not include any additional exterior work or modifications to the existing cornice of front facade. The Commission notes the concern of the adjacent properties on work on the interior that must be applied for separately. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the proposed design as a result of further review in the permit process that makes any part of the project visible from public space must be submitted to the Commission for review.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-216
HPA Number: HPA 05-365
Address: 1644 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. -
Description: Replacement underground tile for Remediation of Moisture Penetration project - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 June 2005 indicate that proposed underground work for Remediation of Moisture Penetration on Tudor Place will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Surface will be returned to original condition. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-217
HPA Number: HPA 05-366
Address: 1703 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Dumbarton Oaks / Trustees for Harvard University - Gardener's Service Court on S Street
Description: Entrance gate - Permit - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revision to entrance gates for new steel picket gates at entrance to driveway for the Dumbarton Oaks Gardener’s Court as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 23 June and 18 July 2005 which indicate additional detailing on top of gate. Gates and fences will be painted black.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-218
HPA Number: HPA 05-367
Address: 3220 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Michael Arthur -
Description: Alterations to facade, rear addition and alterations - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to front facade ONLY as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 18 July 2005. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-129). Refer the proposed demolition work and alterations to the historic building at the rear, which is not visible from public thoroughfare, to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-219
HPA Number: HPA 05-368
Address: 3700 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University -
Description: Modified pre-fab guard booths at Prospect and Canal Road entrances - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for replacement of guard booths at Prospect and Canal Road entrances to Georgetown University as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 6 July 2005. File new submission of working drawings with dimensions and details, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-220
HPA Number: HPA 05-370
Address: 1246 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Miller Assett Mgt - Tumi
Description: Alterations to storefront: replacement bay window, new door, back-lit sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed removal of awning; new sign scheme including back-lit sign composed of letters no taller than 12-inches high reading "Tumi", 4-inch high "Tumi" decals on glass panes on sides of bay window, and new wood sign over second door; and repair of existing historic storefront bay window and entry door as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 20 July 2005. Previously proposed alterations to existing bay window and entry door, and new projecting sign were NOT approved and have been deleted from this permit application.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-222
HPA Number: HPA 05-372
Address: 3315 Cady's Alley, NW
Owner(s): East Banc, Inc - Leopold Kafe
Description: Projecting banner and sign at corner - Permit

RECOMMENDATION:Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for projecting banner with sign reading "Leopold’s" at corner with Cady’s Alley which, as proposed, exceeds size limit. File new submission of a revised banner no larger than 25-square feet and a color fabric sample with new permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Note is made that supports for banner were installed prior to review or permit. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review which must be resolved prior to re-submission.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-223
HPA Number: HPA 05-373
Address: 2819 P Street, NW
Owner(s): William Dean -
Description: Iron fence atop retaining wall, remove stucco from stone wall, repair/replace front steps - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed removal of stucco on stone wall and for reconstruction of stone and brick wall with gate on 29th Street, and for proposed repair and re-setting of existing sandstone front steps as shown in supplemental information received and dated 20 July 2005. Previously proposed replacement of steps and replacement of existing metal fence atop retaining wall were NOT approved and have been deleted from this application as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 28 July 2005. Existing fence must be retained and repaired. 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. 05-224
HPA Number: HPA 05-374
Address: 3115 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Presbyterian Church -
Description: Sign scheme - plaque and pole mounted sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to proposed sign scheme for Georgetown Presbyterian Church composed of a hanging sign mounted on a 6-ft high pole with a rigid connection and a plaque by gate on brick wall as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 20 July 2005. 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. 05-225
HPA Number: HPA 05-375
Address: 2509 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Jill and Burton White -
Description: Two-story rear addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed two-story rear addition. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-226
HPA Number: HPA 05-376
Address: 1405 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Bingham and Michaelis -
Description: Alterations: widen driveway entry gate, remove wood fence, enclosure of rear porch, replacement metal windows on second floor rear porch - Concept

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

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OG Number: O.G. 05-227
HPA Number: HPA 05-377
Address: 3630 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Daniel Pryor -
Description: Enlargement of three front dormers, rear addition at attic level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to front dormers and replacement basement door, and for proposed rear addition at roof level, including two roof terraces as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 6 September 2005. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-136). 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. 05-228
HPA Number: HPA 05-378
Address: 3124 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Joshua Holzer -
Description: Rear addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 6 July 2005 indicate that proposed one-story rear addition to replace existing greenhouse will not be visible from public space. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 05-232
HPA Number: HPA 05-390
Address: 3512-14 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Linda and Tim O'Neill - "Fenwick House"
Description: Alterations to remove existing roofing, selective dormers, windows and doors, and garage door - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including removal of existing roofing on both structures; removal of rear dormer, vent, windows and doors at rear and basement level at 3512 P St.; and removal of garage door, front dormer, rear clerestory window and overhang at 3514 P St. as shown in drawings received and dated 24 June 2005. Proposed work is in coordination with previously approved work. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-102). Note is made that the Foundation for the Preservation of Historic Georgetown holds an easement on this property. 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. 05-241
HPA Number: HPA 05-421
Address: 2624 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Washington Fine Properties -
Description: Awning over entrance door - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed addition of an awning over entrance door with ONLY address numbers on valance as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 20 July 2005. New awning will be installed within masonry opening to match previously approved awnings. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-157).

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OG Number: O.G. 05-242
HPA Number: HPA 05-422
Address: 3019 Orchard Lane, NW
Owner(s): Niclas Persson -
Description: Replacement door and patio at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials indicate that proposed alterations to rear for replacement door and patio will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Note is made that permit application is pending final Zoning review. Any modifications to the proposed design as a result of further review in the permit process that would make the project visible from public space must be submitted to the Commission for review.

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Last Modified: July 21, 2005