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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 May 2007

OG Number: O.G. 07-081
HPA Number: HPA 07-115
Address: 3058 R Street, NW
Description: Alterations to eat and rear facades, new stone terrace - Concept

RECOMMENDATION Returned without Action. Concept case is superseded by new concept application under O.G. 07-137.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-086
HPA Number: HPA 07-127
Address: 3245 P Street, NW
Description: Replacement windows, alterations to width of rear door – in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement windows on front fašade with Pella all-wood 1/1 double-hung Architect Series LX windows, and for aluminum-clad windows to match same detailing on side and rear facades, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 April and 21 May 2007 PROVIDED half-screens are used. Front door will be retained and repaired. Replacement rear fence and alteration to door opening at rear fašade are deleted from this permit application. Note: Because 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. 07-094
HPA Number: HPA 07-142
Address: 1235 34th Street, NW
Description: New basement entrance at rear, relocate gas meter to rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for front basement entrance stairs as shown in drawings dated 16 March 2007, which, as proposed, is inappropriate to this building and the historic district. File new submission of detailed drawings for two proposed basement windows on bay with separate permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Note is made that windows were replaced and two new window openings were installed without review or permit and must be submitted for review separately.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-095
HPA Number: HPA 07-143
Address: 1681 32nd Street, NW
Description: Replacement retaining wall in front yard - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for alterations to raise height of existing brick retaining wall. Recommend repair of existing wall and stair.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-103
HPA Number: HPA 07-154
Address: 3333 M Street, NW
Description: Existing back-lit sign, remove internally-illuminated sign box - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for existing sign composed of 12-inch high back-lit letters reading "Artefacto" installed on the historic fašade. The oversized internally-illuminated sign box on new building, which is inappropriate to the historic district, was NOT approved and must be removed no later than 30 June 2007. The Commission regrets that the permit for the oversized and back-lit signs was issued incorrectly prior to and without Commission's review or approval. Note: Because 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. 07-104
HPA Number: HPA 07-155
Address: 3306 M Street, NW
Description: Back-lit sign on fašade. Stainless steel canopy and projecting banners along alley - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for alterations, as proposed, to the building. No objection to pin-mounted back-lit letters no taller than 12" reading "Ligne Roset" on street fašade. Reduce number of banners and length of steel and glass canopy along alley. File new submission, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-110
HPA Number: HPA 07-161
Address: 1215 36th Street, NW
Description: Two permanent banners - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for two proposed banners with lettering no greater than 12" in height PROVIDED marine blue fabric and brushed aluminum bracket are used. Brackets to be attached through mortar joints. 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. 07-116
HPA Number: HPA 07-177
Address: 2906 M Street, NW
Description: Awnings and signs – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for three awnings with logo on valances, and for 8-inch high letters reading "Ed Chasen Fine Art" and logo mounted on wall. Note: Because 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. 07-117
HPA Number: HPA 07-178
Address: 3222 M Street, NW
Description: Relocation of awnings and signs - existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for relocation of awnings and sign scheme composed of lettering on each valance reading "Sisley". Work conforms to previous recommendations under case O.G. 06-156). Note: Because 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. 07-119
HPA Number: HPA 07-183
Address: 3333 M Street, NW
Description: Sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new sign scheme composed of vinyl leaves and 12" tall letters reading "sweetgreen" per drawings dated 13 April 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. 07-120
HPA Number: HPA 07-184
Address: 1660 33rd Street, NW
Description: Sign – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that sign was installed prior to review or permit. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing 1'-6" high sign which is inappropriate to the historic building. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new sign composed of 12-inch high brass letters reading "Used Books" on sign panel to replace existing oversized letters, as shown in option on supplemental drawings dated 18 April 2007. Work must be completed no later than 31 August 2007. Note: Because 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. 07-121
HPA Number: HPA 07-185
Address: 1245 34th Street, NW
Description: Replacement copper roof - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit to replace existing metal roofing with standing seam copper, including copper gutter/downspout, and for repair of wood eave in-kind. 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. 07-122
HPA Number: HPA 07-186
Address: 1242 29th Street, NW
Description: Repair windows, replace front door, new mechanical equipment on roof - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement front door, new light fixture and new mechanical equipment on roof, which will be located so as to limit visibility from public thoroughfare, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 2 May 2007. Front and side windows will be repaired. Note: Because 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. 07-124
HPA Number: HPA 07-189
Address: 3306 O Street, NW
Description: Addition of front and rear dormers, replacement metal roof - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed new dormers at front and rear as shown in drawings dated 13 April 2007. Submit working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-128
HPA Number: HPA 07-194
Address: 3100 Dumbarton Street, NW
Description: Add shed dormer between existing pediment dormers at south - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed shed dormer between existing dormers on south slope of roof as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 7 May 2007 which indicate face of new dormer set-back 12-inches from existing dormers. Note: Because 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. 07-129
HPA Number: HPA 07-195
Address: 3241 M Street, NW
Description: Awning and sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed canvas awning with lettering reading "Hook" on slope. Note: Because 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. 07-130
HPA Number: HPA 07-196
Address: 1025 31st Street, NW
Description: One-story rear addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 18 April 2007 indicate that proposed rear addition will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Remnant of public alley at rear is not accessible. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Alterations to front fašade and new sign are deleted from this concept application.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-132
HPA Number: HPA 07-198
Address: 3314 P Street, NW (rear)
Description: Alterations to carriage house and garage - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because 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. 07-133
HPA Number: HPA 07-199
Address: 3312 P Street, NW (rear)
Description: Alterations to carriage house and garage - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because 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. 07-134
HPA Number: HPA 07-200
Address: 3316 P Street, NW (rear)
Description: Alterations to carriage house and garage – in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, two new Pella all-wood double-hung insulated windows with detailing to match existing, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because 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. 07-135
HPA Number: HPA 07-202
Address: 2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Description: New signs, flagpoles, and playgrounds - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed new signs, flagpoles, and playground as shown in drawings dated 13 April 2007. Submit working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-136
HPA Number: HPA 07-203
Address: 3255 N Street, NW
Description: Alterations to house and site - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for removal of wood rear addition and for new window openings and site alterations provided in-ground landscaping is maintained as shown in supplemental drawings dated 13 April, and 14 and 23 May 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. 07-138
HPA Number: HPA 07-205
Address: 3329 Reservoir Road, NW
Description: Alterations to rear door openings - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 18 April 2007 indicate that proposed alterations to rear door openings at first floor level will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-142
HPA Number: HPA 07-209
Address: 2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Description: Alterations for new entrance and handicapped access ramp - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations for new entrance and handicapped access ramp as shown in supplemental drawings dated 6 June 2007 which indicate use of clear glass on storefront pulled away from columns, replication of historic railing detailing, and an address pin-mounted to new precast sign panel. Canopy is removed 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. 07-143
HPA Number: HPA 07-214
Address: 3418 O Street, NW
Description: Alterations for French doors at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new French doors and iron balcony at rear as shown in drawings dated 20 April 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. 07-145
HPA Number: HPA 07-212
Address: 3251 Q Street, NW
Description: New board fence and replacement fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of fence and gate with new 7-ft high board and batten wood fence and for new fence along property line as shown in supplemental drawings dated 1 May 2007. New fence and gate must be painted or stained with finished side facing onto public space.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-146
HPA Number: HPA 07-213
Address: 1609 33rd Street, NW
Description: New metal fence and gate – in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new metal fence with solid panels as shown in supplemental drawings dated 10 May 2007. Note: Because 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. 07-148
HPA Number: HPA 07-215
Address: 1665-1667 34th Street, NW
Description: Replace existing balconies with steel balcony, replace 2nd floor windows, add skylight - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work on windows was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing alterations to windows at second floor level, for added skylight and roof vents, and for proposed steel stairs and balconies at rear. Note: Because 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. 07-149
HPA Number: HPA 07-218
Address: 3144 N Street, NW
Description: New door, existing masonry opening - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new wood door in existing masonry opening; new sconces to use existing junction boxes as shown in supplemental drawings dated 3 May 2007. Note: Because 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. 07-150
HPA Number: HPA 07-188
Address: 3307 M Street, NW
Description: Safety railing for new roof terrace – in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work on the rooftop railing was begun prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for railing and planters on roof per drawings submitted 13 April 2007. Note: Because 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. 07-152
HPA Number: HPA 07-220
Address: 3333 P Street, NW
Description: Demolition of garden walls, gates, rear deck and fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed demolition of garden walls, gates, rear deck and fence in coordination with future construction at rear, which received prior approval under case O.G. 07-033. Note: Because 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. 07-153
HPA Number: HPA 07-221
Address: 3333 P Street, NW
Description: Retaining wall and replacement board fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed retaining wall and 7-ft high wood board fence as shown in supplemental drawings dated 25 April 2007, in coordination with future construction at rear, which received prior approval under case O.G. 07-033. 20-ft high metal poles to support bamboo plants are deleted from this permit application. Note: Because 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. 07-155
HPA Number: HPA N/A
Address: 3014 Q Street, NW
Description: Shed at basement level under first floor porch at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 2 May 2007 indicate that proposed shed at basement level under first floor porch at rear will not be visible from public thoroughfare.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-157
HPA Number: HPA 07-240
Address: 2727 Q Street, NW
Description: Foundation to grade for future two-story rear addition and front porch - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed excavation and foundation-to-grade work in coordination with proposed two-story rear addition and front porch. Note is made that foundation work is at applicant's risk since above ground work is still under concept review. (See case O.G. 07-139). Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved work must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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Last Modified: June 29, 2007