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Old Georgetown Appendix
27 July 2006

OG Number: O.G. 06-103
HPA Number: HPA 06-163
Address: 2727 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Dan Heininger -
Description: One-story rear addition - Concept development - options

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed one-story rear addition above existing terrace as shown supplemental drawings received and dated 25 July 2006 which indicate use of tri-partite window units on side and rear facade of addition to match windows on front facade of historic house. No objection to proposed concept of second floor addition with a recess of 8-inches behind face of rear wall. 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. 06-145
HPA Number: HPA 06-182
Address: 3265 S Street, NW
Owner(s): Jelleff Boys and Girls Club Gymnasium -
Description: Window replacement in gymnasium - options - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed black aluminum replacement windows at the 1953 gymnasium as shown in proposal "B" of supplemental drawings received and dated 27 June 2006. Recommend further study for custom made window with a horizontal opening that will have more hinges and be more stable. Recommend bronze tint ONLY if necessary. 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. 06-173
HPA Number: HPA 06-266
Address: 1514 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Roberto Lamy -
Description: Raise roof, alterations to side and rear facade for French doors, and new skylights - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including in-fill of arches on side wall, raising roof at rear, new skylights and alterations to rear facade as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 27 June 2006. The Commission questions the amount of demolition for this project and notes 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. 06-176
HPA Number: HPA 06-271
Address: 3315 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Robert and Lori Tomlinson -
Description: One-story rear addition, replacement front door and new windows on first floor - Concept - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to either concept design for proposed one-story rear and side yard addition, and for replacement front door and windows on first floor as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 27 June 2006. 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. 06-195
HPA Number: HPA 06-305
Address: 1336 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): BJ Andrews -
Description: Replacement metal roof of one-story wing with slate to match roof of main house - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of metal roof with slate shingles to match roof of historic house.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-198
HPA Number: HPA 06-308
Address: 1619 Suters Lane, NW
Owner(s): Alexandra Graubert -
Description: Replacement fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 3 July 2006 indicate that proposed replacement fence will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-199
HPA Number: HPA 06-316
Address: 1339 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Bank of America -
Description: Replacement face of ATM and alterations - existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing alterations to and new red face for ATM machines at Bank of America, which are inappropriate to the historic building and the district. Alterations must be removed no later than 31 October 2006 with area returned to previously approved conditions. The Commission regrets that alterations were completed prior to review and without a permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-200
HPA Number: HPA 06-322
Address: 3014 O Street, NW
Owner(s): James Wickett -
Description: Two-story rear addition and one-story side yard in-fill addition, with basement - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for proposed two-story rear addition with basement and split-level side yard in-fill. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, and further development of the facade treatment, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-202
HPA Number: HPA 06-328
Address: 3024 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Evelyn Booth Peter -
Description: Replacement roof - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials are insufficient for permit review. File new submission of working drawings for replacement roof, including roof plan, description of scope of work, details and material samples or product literature, with new permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-203
HPA Number: HPA 06-329
Address: 3014-3020 Dent Place, NW
Owner(s): Paul Reginer - Dent Place Condominiums
Description: Six rooftop panel antennas for T-Mobile Wireless within fiberglass enclosures - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of six rooftop panel antennas (with a total of no more than nine on the roof) for T-Mobile Wireless within fiberglass enclosures painted grey. 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. 06-206
HPA Number: HPA 06-333
Address: 3341 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Vanessa Andris -
Description: Two-story rear addition and side yard in-fill addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for two-story rear addition only. Recommend further study to limit removal of historic fabric on side wall prior to further consideration of side yard in-fill addition. File new submission of working drawings for design development, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-207
HPA Number: HPA 06-336
Address: 1355 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Alafoginis Family LP - The "Chic" Store
Description: Alterations for new tile on base of storefront - existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing tile applied to base of storefront bay window which is inappropriate to the historic building and to the district as installed. Recommend tiles be painted black to match color of trim on bay window. Work must be completed no later than 31 August 2006. The Commission regrets that alterations were completed prior to review and without a permit. File new submission of separate permit application no later than 17 August 2006 including detailed drawings and material samples for existing sign reading "Chic", which was installed without review or permit, for review by the Commission at the Board's meeting of 7 September 2006.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-208
HPA Number: HPA 06- 340
Address: 3256 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Mary Wagshall -
Description: Re-glazing of existing 1/1 wood windows with second glass panes - Permit - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revision to approved design to include alterations to historic windows for second glass pane, with preference for use of interior storm windows and screens that would not impact historic fabric. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 04-238). 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. 06-209
HPA Number: HPA 06-344
Address: 1039 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Izumi Yoshimoto - Chez Mama San
Description: Cloth banner sign on side wall hung from roof - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for temporary installation of banner on side wall for a period no to extend 6 months. Recommend applicant install previously approved projecting sign rather than temporary banner. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 04-212). 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. 06-210
HPA Number: HPA N/A
Address: 3030 M Street, NW
Owner(s): The Neiman Marcus Group, Inc - Cusp
Description: Alterations to storefronts on three new commercial buildings and back-lit sign - Revision to Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revisions to approved design including alterations to rear facade and to storefronts with Mt. Airy granite bases, and sign composed of 12-inch high back-lit letters reading "Cusp" as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 23 June and 21 July2006. Recommend further study of a simplified cornice on center building that relates to proposed facade rather than wood bracket cornice of previous design. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 06-009). File new submission of revised design for new cornice, including details and dimensions, with separate permit application for review by the Commission when ready. 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. 06-211
HPA Number: HPA 06-346
Address: 2911 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Marable - Kreuger Residence -
Description: Pool house in rear yard - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed pool house in rear yard. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 06-138). Recommend both sides of masonry wall be stuccoed. The Commission regrets that work in the rear terrace was initiated prior to review and without a 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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OG Number: O.G. 06-212
HPA Number: HPA 06-347
Address: 3117 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Penn and Jacobson Residence -
Description: Alterations to front of carriage house for two garage doors, and two-story rear addition - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to front of carriage house for two garage doors, and for two-story rear addition. Note is made that the Foundation for the Preservation of Historic Georgetown holds an easement on this property as part of 3121 O Street, NW. 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. 06-213
HPA Number: HPA 06-348
Address: 3050 West Lane Keys, NW
Owner(s): Neil Roger -
Description: Replacement windows and doors - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for Pella replacement doors and Architect Series Precision Fit double-hung replacement all-wood window sashes as shown in supplemental information received and dated 6 July 2006, PROVIDED a wood door is used to replace front door rather than the proposed fiberglass door which was NOT approved. 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. 06-215
HPA Number: HPA 06-352
Address: 3033-35 M Street, NW
Owner(s): East banc, Inc -
Description: Alterations to storefront, demolition of rear additions, excavate basement, rear addition - Concept - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to revised concept design for proposed alterations to storefront, demolition of rear additions, excavation of basement, and rear addition. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-083).

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OG Number: O.G. 06-216
HPA Number: HPA 06-353
Address: 1601 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Gary and Ellen MacDonald -
Description: One-story rear addition and alterations to basement level for two-car garage, curb-cut, driveway and parking court, revised design for brick garden wall - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for alterations to historic 1880 house as proposed in drawings received and dated 19 June 2006 which indicate removal of historic fabric at basement level. Although there is no objection to the concept of a curb-cut and driveway, parking court and one-story addition for one car garage, the impact to the historic fabric of the house needs further study. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, for revised design for further review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-217
HPA Number: HPA 06-354
Address: 3238 Reservoir Road, NW
Owner(s): Lodovico Pizzati -
Description: One-story addition over garage - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed one-story addition over garage. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 06-095). 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. 06-218
HPA Number: HPA 06-355
Address: 3030 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Dean Douglas -
Description: Rear addition at basement level under two-story porch, alterations to two-story rear porch; brick piers and folding wood gates for parking pad off alley - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to two-story rear porch, including addition within lower level areaway, and for brick piers and wood folding gates as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 28 June 2006. 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. 06-219
HPA Number: HPA 06-357
Address: 1227 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Dep Goldstein -
Description: Enclose rear porch at first floor level; enlarge existing stair; alterations to rear facade for new windows at second floor level. - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed enclosure of rear porch at first floor level and alterations to stairs and for new paired windows on rear facade at second floor level as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 10 July 2006. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 06-166). 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. 06-220
HPA Number: HPA 06-358
Address: 3325 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Prospect Associates LLC - Wormley School
Description: Alterations for condominiums in historic school building; foundation to grade and garage structure - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed restoration work and alterations to the historic Wormley School building as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 24 July 2006. Request submission of landscape plan in a separate concept application for further review along with the concept design development for the new townhouses. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for foundation to grade of garage and site at this time until a concept development for the townhouses is reviewed and approved. 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. 06-221
HPA Number: HPA 06-359
Address: 3108 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Dean Dilley -
Description: Repair brick retaining wall and railing on steps, light fixtures for sculpture, and new landscaping in front yard; alterations to pool terraces and landscaping at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed repair of brick retaining wall and railing on front steps, for new 25-watts light fixtures to illuminate sculpture in front yard, and landscaping; and for alterations to terraces on rear yard, which will not be visible from public thoroughfare. 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. 06-223
HPA Number: HPA 06-361
Address: 1691 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Peter Minshall -
Description: Alterations for projecting eave and replacement doors and windows at third floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including Weathershield replacement window and sliding doors at third floor level and projection of eave as part of roof as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 17 July 2006. Recommend railing be painted black. 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. 06-224
HPA Number: HPA 06-362
Address: 2455 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Popma and Surrick Residence -
Description: Two-story rear addition - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed two-story rear addition as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 23 June 2006. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 06-188). 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. 06-225
HPA Number: HPA 06-363
Address: 2717 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Bradford R. Clark - Ana Lydia Motto Clark
Description: One-story rear addition at third floor level over rear wing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed one-story rear addition at third floor level over rear wing which is inappropriate to this building which is part of a row of similar houses. Recommend further study of a smaller addition that does not fill the footprint of the rear wing below. File new submission of revised design, with a concept application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-226
HPA Number: HPA 06-364
Address: 1607 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Peter Schwartz -
Description: Brick paving of driveway and existing curb-cut, alterations on public space; skylights on roof of main house, foundations for future arbor on rear garden - Permit and Public Space Permit- revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed skylights on roof of historic house where they will not be visible from public thoroughfare and for work on public space including brick paving of existing curb-cut and driveway, alterations to sidewalk and extension of planter bed, as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 27 June 2006. 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. Foundations for future garden arbor in rear yard and light fixtures for landscaping and rear yard were not approved and have been deleted from this permit application. File new submission of landscape plan including proposed structures and lighting scheme under a separate permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-228
HPA Number: HPA 06-366
Address: 1641 Avon Place, NW
Owner(s): Gael Jacques -
Description: Replacement fence - Permit and Public Space Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for replacement fence as proposed. In the absence of submission of site plan or plat, recommend that the 6-ft tall vertical board fence be installed at the line of the front wall of the house and not on the front yard in public space. The fence's finished side must face onto public sidewalk and alley, with supports not visible, and must be painted or stained. File new submission of detailed drawings, including site plan, with separate Public Space permit application for a lower fence that conforms to code requirements for fences in front yards on public space. Note is made that permit application is pending final zoning review. Any modifications to the recommended 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. 06-229
HPA Number: HPA 06-367
Address: 1631 Suters Lane, NW
Owner(s): Mary Jones -
Description: Replacement fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Site visit of 3 July 2006 indicate that proposed replacement fence and gates will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 06-232
HPA Number: HPA 06-373
Address: 3246 P Street, NW
Owner(s): DC Public Schools - Addison Elementary School
Description: Aluminum-clad wood replacement windows and doors, iron fences and gates on P St, handicapped access ramps, replacement simulated slate shingle roof - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to Addison Elementary School, including replacement aluminum-clad windows and doors, iron fences and gates on P St, handicapped access ramps, simulated slate shingle roof, new mechanical equipment, walkway to Hyde School and parking lot. Working drawings conform to approved concept. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 05-079). 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. 06-234
HPA Number: HPA 06-380
Address: 1819 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): DC Public Schools - Hardy Middle School
Description: Installation of temporary classroom trailers - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of temporary classroom trailers for the period of the school year during construction work at the Hardy Middle School building. See previous review under case O.G. 06-008. 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. 06-235
HPA Number: HPA 06-396
Address: 1684 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Glenn Oltmanns -
Description: Wood gates off rear alley - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for installation of vertical board gates off rear alley to match detailing of existing pedestrian gates as shown in supplemental drawings and information received and dated 14 and 21 July 2006. Gates must be painted white. Work conforms to previously approved permit for gate which was not installed. See previous Recommendation (O.G. 02-139). 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: September 1, 2006