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Old Georgetown Appendix
20 December 2007

OG Number: O.G. 07-186
HPA Number: HPA 07-295
Address: 1626-1632 Wisconsin Avenue, NW (rear)
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New construction of townhouses - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept in massing and height for proposed two townhouses as shown in supplemental drawings dated 19 November 2007. File new submission of concept design for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-270
HPA Number: HPA 07-437
Address: 1617 29th Street, NW
Description: Landscape plan, retaining wall, steps, fountain, terrace, relocation of condensers, generator - Permit - Revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed landscape plan including retaining walls, steps, fountain, terrace, relocation of condensers and generator pit as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate first condenser located behind line of chimney on North wall to diminish visibility from 29th St. Proposed metal fence was deleted from this permit application. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-273
HPA Number: HPA 07-440
Address: 1318 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Addition of two shed dormers at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed addition of two shed dormers at rear as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate flat seam copper siding at dormers and 7/8-inch muntins. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-283
HPA Number: HPA 07-454
Address: 3022 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Light fixtures - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed light fixtures as shown in supplemental information received and dated 7 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review and approval by The L'Enfant Trust, which holds an easement on this property, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-001
HPA Number: HPA 08-006
Address: 1225 37th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace trim, front door, repair original windows - Permit – additional information

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed repair of existing stucco on chimney, repair of trim, replacement of window trim to match existing, and replacement of entry door with solid wood door, as indicated in supplemental information dated 10 December 2007. The replacement of the wood siding with Hardiplank was NOT approved and was deleted from this permit application. The original windows were re-installed on the 37th St facade. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-005
HPA Number: HPA 08-010
Address: 3214 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Gore Dean Antiques -
Description: Enlarge bay window glazing, sign, and existing metal gate - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to lower sill of bay window with new glazing to match existing, for sign painted on fascia board reading "Gore Dean Antiques", and for existing iron security gate in passageway as shown in supplemental drawings dated 27 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-012
HPA Number: HPA 08-095
Address: 3222 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Park -
Description: Alterations to facade: new entrance and storefronts, window replacement, skylights - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept for proposed alterations to facade including new entrance and storefronts, skylight at center of roof, and window replacements at second floor as shown in supplemental drawings dated 26 November 2007. Recommend use of 2/2 windows. Request information on the placement and character of storefronts behind entrance opening be included in submission of concept development drawings.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-024
HPA Number: HPA 08-025
Address: 3022 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement front door - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed front doors as specified in drawing received and dated 16 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review and approval by The L'Enfant Trust, which holds an easement on this property, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-029
HPA Number: HPA 08-048
Address: 1078 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Capitol Restaurant Concepts Ltd - Paul café
Description: Alterations for new storefront - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept for proposed alterations for new storefront with 3-ft projecting bay, and large segmental-arch, glazed opening on second floor. File new submission of working drawings, including roof plan, with details and dimensions to Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-032
HPA Number: HPA 08-051
Address: 1204 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Global Division -
Description: Awnings and signs – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the signs were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for re-covering of awnings and for lettering on valance of awning over entry door reading "Global Division" and for ONLY one line of lettering on valance of awnings over windows. Temporary banners must be removed no later than 31 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-033
HPA Number: HPA 08-053
Address: 3229 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Tommy Hilfiger -
Description: Sign - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign composed of 7 ½-inch high lettering reading "Tommy Hilfiger" pin-mounted to new stone panels above entry door. Black Sunbrella fabric awnings without lettering, 1-inch high lettering on storefront glass, and light sconces at either side of entry door were previously approved. See case O.G. 07-244. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-035
HPA Number: HPA 08-055
Address: 3255 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Chipotle -
Description: Shed for trash enclosure off rear alley - existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing temporary trash enclosure as shown in drawings received and dated 16 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-037
HPA Number: HPA 08-057
Address: 3256 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Doyle NY Auctioneers and Appraisers -
Description: Awning and sign – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the awning and sign were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing awnings with lettering on valance reading "Doyle New York, Auctioneers and Appraisers". The Commission recommends a waiver of the 12-inch restriction for the valance height in this installation. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-040
HPA Number: HPA 08-060
Address: 1321 Wisconsin Avenue, NW (rear)
Owner(s): N Gen -
Description: Alterations to window openings and new window openings - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations for new window openings and industrial casement sashes on three sides of alley building. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-041
HPA Number: HPA 08-061
Address: 3336 M Street, NW
Owner(s): L'Eclat de Verre -
Description: Sign scheme – revised design - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed double sided metal sign with 4-1/8-in. letters reading "L'Eclat de Verre" and two lights set perpendicular to facade on top of projecting bay as specified in supplemental drawing received and dated 10 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-042
HPA Number: HPA 08-063
Address: 3313 O Street, NW
Owner(s): P Street Trust -
Description: Replace first floor windows at rear with French doors - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed alterations to window openings for French doors at first floor level of porch on rear wing which would be detrimental to the historic fabric and character of this contributing building. Recommend only rear window below second floor door be altered as previously approved under case O.G. 07-140.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-043
HPA Number: HPA 08-064
Address: 3333 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Brick garden wall to replace wood fence on rear yard, motorized gates and wood fence along driveway - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for revisions to approved design for a new brick garden wall, and for replacement of the double-sided wood fence and gates as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 November 2007. New motorized gates will match existing, equipment will not be visible. Fence and gates must be painted or stained. Metal poles to support bamboo are not part of this application and must be submitted for review. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-044
HPA Number: HPA 08-065
Address: 2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): 3000 Whitehaven Street, NW - British School of Washington
Description: Sign, retaining wall, landscaping - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including replacement sign composed of 6 ½-inch high pin-mounted brass letters reading "British School of Washington" above entrance doors; and for retaining wall, wooden benches and landscaping as shown in drawings received and dated 28 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-046
HPA Number: HPA 08-067
Address: 1111 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Coverings Etc. -
Description: Signs at 2nd story, replacement doors, light fixtures - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations for new doors, lights, and sign with 9-in. aluminum letters, at corners, reading "Coverings Etc" as shown in drawings received 23 November 2007. File new submission of working drawings with details and dimensions to Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-047
HPA Number: HPA 08-068
Address: 1302 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement front door and surround - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed front door and trim as specified in supplemental information received 3 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-04812/20/2007
HPA Number: HPA 08-069
Address: 3413 Dent Place, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Enclose front yard with fence and gate - Permit – Revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for 4'-6" high iron fence and gates with brick piers aligned with front wall of adjacent house to enclose front yard as proposed. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-049
HPA Number: HPA 08-070
Address: 3249 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: One-story garden structure, in-ground swimming pool, raze garage structure, parking pad off alley - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed free-standing one-story garden structure, in-ground swimming pool, storage shed, razing of non-contributing garage structure and for parking pad off rear alley. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-051
HPA Number: HPA 08-072
Address: 1346 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 2-story rear addition - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 November 2007 indicate that revised design for two-story rear addition will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-052
HPA Number: HPA 08-073
Address: 3327 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Roof cut-out for deck - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed alterations for roof-cut out for deck which is inconsistent with the character of the historic district and this significant contributing historic building. Lack of visibility from public space was not determinable by submitted materials.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-055
HPA Number: HPA 08-079
Address: 1516 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Alterations to storefront base with stone tiles – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the alterations to the storefront base were completed prior to review or permit. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing stone tiles on base of storefront bay window. Recommend tiles be removed and surface beneath be restored to original condition. Restoration work must be completed no later than 31 March 2008.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-056
HPA Number: HPA 08-080
Address: 3014 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace double gate on rear alley - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 21 November 2007 indicate that proposed replacement sliding gate at bottom of private alley will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-058
HPA Number: HPA 08-082
Address: 1320 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Underground garage - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Due to the lack of visibility from a public thoroughfare, there is no objection to concept design for the proposed underground garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate that there will be no change to the building fabric above grade, including no demolition of existing garage, nor partial demolition of garage's north wall, nor alterations to paving, drive, sidewalk, fences, garden walls, or garage door, PROVIDED existing adjacent mature landscape which contributes to the character of this property and the historic district will be retained undamaged. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details, and landscape plan, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Commission notes that additional concerns beyond the purview of this office will be addressed by the appropriate agency of the District Government.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-060
HPA Number: HPA 08-084
Address: 3327 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Landscape regrading, front walkway; brick walls, trellis, terrace and wood screens in rear yard - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance to permit for proposed landscape plan including regrading and walkway in front yard, brick garden walls, terraces, pergola, wood screens, and trellis in rear yard. Working drawings conform to approved concept design (See case O.G. 08-017). Existing iron fence and gate in front yard will remain. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-061
HPA Number: HPA 08-086
Address: 3235 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Offices -
Description: Alterations: replacement doors, roof mechanical equipment - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations as shown in drawings received and dated 21 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-064
HPA Number: HPA 08-098
Address: 1413 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Three-story rear addition for elevator - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 November 2007 indicate that proposed three-story rear addition for elevator will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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Last Modified: January 31, 2008