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Old Georgetown Appendix
19 July 2007

OG Number: O.G. 07-068
HPA Number: HPA 07-091
Address: 3047 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New front garden walls - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Case has been inactive for six months. File new submission of accurate drawings, with dimensions, with concept application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-096
HPA Number: HPA 07-145
Address: 1715 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): HSBC Bank -
Description: Alterations and additions - Permit - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations and additions for the HSBC Bank as shown in supplemental drawings dated 18 July 2007, which indicate all-brick facades. Hope windows to be dark grey, and stucco on north facade and rear to be limestone color. Fence around parking lot and site work are 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. Erect a material samples panel on site facing south for review by the Commission prior to ordering materials. File new submission of working drawings, including details, dimensions and material samples, for sign scheme, awnings, fence on public space and site work, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-160
HPA Number: HPA 07-246
Address: 3329 Reservoir Road, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations for roof dormers, roof replacement - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to roof for two shed dormers and for replacement roof shingles to match adjoining roof as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 July 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. 07-169
HPA Number: HPA 07-256
Address: 1413 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Enlarge front window well, new windows side elevation, alterations to door and window openings on rear facade, fence - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed window and site alterations as shown in supplemental drawings dated 5 July 2007. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions and details, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Alterations to parapet were deleted from this application.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-179
HPA Number: HPA 07-277
Address: 2913 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Renovation and addition - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 June 2007 indicate that proposed two-story rear addition will not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. No work on front facade is included in this permit application.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-181
HPA Number: HPA 07-284
Address: 2500 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Gateway Georgetown Condominiums -
Description: 13-inch satellite dish antenna mounted on penthouse - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for two proposed 13-inch diameter satellite dish antennas on north and south walls of penthouse at the Gateway Georgetown Condominiums and for roof top equipment box as shown in supplemental information dated 12 July 2007. Antennas and posts must be painted to match brick and beige colors of the brick wall they are attached to. 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. 07-182
HPA Number: HPA 07-288
Address: 2520 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear parking pad, retaining walls, fence - Permit and Public Space Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit and public space permit for proposed alterations to rear for parking pad off East Place, retaining walls, wood fence and wood stairs as shown in supplemental drawings dated 28 June 2007. Working drawings conform to approved concept (see O.G. 06-289). 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. 07-183
HPA Number: HPA 07-290
Address: 2804 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacing fence in side yard, add brick piers to brick garden retaining wall - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement fence and alterations to brick retaining wall. Fence to be painted black or dark green. 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. 07-184
HPA Number: HPA 07-291
Address: 3024 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of dormers windows with Kolbe Heritage Series all-wood Sterling double hung with 7/8-inch cutlites single-glazed windows to match existing detailing as shown in supplemental information dated 21 June 2007.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-187
HPA Number: HPA 07-297
Address: 1025 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Arab Information & Resource Center - Zenobia Lounge
Description: Replacement front door, sign scheme, light fixtures, awning - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including replacement of front door with new wood door with glass panel, replacement light fixture to match existing, and two signs to replace existing plaques, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 22 June 2007. Recommend re-covering of existing frame for bull-nose awning with black woven fabric and new sign limited to 12-inch valance. Projecting sign is deleted from this permit application. Existing bracket over first floor windows to be removed. 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. 07-188
HPA Number: HPA 07-299
Address: 1410 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear alterations - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 June 2007 indicate that proposed rear alterations will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-189
HPA Number: HPA 07-300
Address: 1355 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations to door opening for window - Permit - revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revision to permit for alterations to door opening for new window with wood panel below sill, as part of combining two houses into one, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 18 July 2007, which indicate door casing matching existing as a reference to original condition of houses and the historic pattern in the row. Shutters were not approved and were 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. 07-190
HPA Number: HPA 07-301
Address: 1617 29th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear landscape plan, iron fence, retaining wall, steps fountain, terrace, hot tub, relocation of condensers - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed landscaping of rear yard with retaining walls, fountain and terrace, or for proposed iron fence along 28th Street and on north side yard. Cedar fence to screen condensers was NOT approved. Generator and condensers are to be installed on roof as per previous approved alterations to roof (see case O.G. 07-066). File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details and accurate topographical plan, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-191
HPA Number: HPA 07-302
Address: 3034 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Liz Claiborne -
Description: Storefront alterations, signs, awnings on 2nd-3rd story windows - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST concept design for proposed alterations, including awnings at second and third floors, removal of transom window, projecting sign, covering of wood storefront with metal panels and brass rivets, and painting of original brick walls of this contributing historic building. Recommend placement of sign on previously approved storefront (see case O.G. 06-280).

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OG Number: O.G. 07-193
HPA Number: HPA 07-304
Address: 3206 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Neyla Restaurant -
Description: Enclosure of out-door sitting area under trellis - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for enclosure of out-door seating area under trellis for Neyla PROVIDED all non-conforming work is brought into compliance prior to submission for permit review.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-197
HPA Number: HPA 07-308
Address: 3213 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Proper Topper -
Description: 2-story rear and side additions - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed two-story rear addition and for one-story side addition of enclosed porch as shown in supplemental drawings dated 10 July 2007. Side addition of second floor at side of rear wing was NOT approved and is deleted from this application. 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. 07-198
HPA Number: HPA 07-309
Address: 3320 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Boffi -
Description: Projecting sign, window decals - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme, including one 1'-10" high non-illuminated projecting sign between storefronts and three window decals no larger than 1'-2" high on storefront and entrance bay windows, all with lettering reading “Boffi,” as shown in supplemental drawings dated 22 June 2007.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-199
HPA Number: HPA 07-298
Address: 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Four Seasons Hotel -
Description: Alterations, addition and new terrace at second floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, additions and new terrace at second floor level. Recommend mechanical equipment and wood screening to be set back from corner to limit visibility from driveway and street. Recommend black woven fabric awnings be installed within masonry openings to match other awnings at this hotel. Existing brick must be salvaged and re-used. 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. 07-200
HPA Number: HPA 07-296
Address: 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Four Seasons Hotel -
Description: Alterations to Canal and East facades, enclose balcony - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to enclose balcony and additions on East and Canal facades to match detailing of existing windows. 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. 07-203
HPA Number: HPA 07-326
Address: Winfield Lane, NW
Owner(s): The Cloisters -
Description: Re-surfacing of entrance curb and interior private street - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed reconstruction of the private street in concrete with brick highlights, for replacement of brick sidewalk, and for new lampposts to match those installed on The Cloisters II as shown in supplemental drawings dated 5 July 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. 07-212
HPA Number: HPA 07-346
Address: 1318 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Swimming pool, terrace, fence and landscaping - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Although submitted materials indicate that the proposed swimming pool, terrace and fence will not be visible from public thoroughfare, the impact of this construction on the character of the interior of the block as seen from 29th Street will be reduced by the installation of the in-ground tree and the proposed landscaping, an integral part of the project that must be completed at the same time. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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Last Modified: August 3, 2007