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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 April 2008

OG Number: O.G. 06-043
HPA Number: HPA 06-054
Address: 3526 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New front stairs to basement - Permit – DCRA Revision to design

RECOMMENDATION: No action required on the revision to the approved design for the new basement entrance as requested by the Zoning Division during DCRA Technical Review of the permit application. The new basement entrance was withdrawn from the scope of the work. All other aspects of the previously approved design remain unchanged. File new submission of revised drawings for basement entrance with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-098
HPA Number: HPA 07-147
Address: 1046, 1048, 1050, 1052 and 1054 Potomac Street, NW
Owner(s): RB Properties, Inc. - Caton's Walk
Description: Alterations, rear addition, roof top additions - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application for development of Caton's Walk, including alterations, rear and roof top additions, has been inactive for a length of time. File new submission of concept application and materials for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 07-098
HPA Number: HPA 07-147
Address: 1025, 1027 and 1029 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): RB Properties, Inc. - Caton's Walk
Description: Alterations, rear addition, roof top additions - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application for development of Caton's Walk, including alterations, rear and roof top additions, has been inactive for a length of time. File new submission of concept application and materials for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-004
HPA Number: HPA 08-009
Address: 2900 K Street, NW / 901 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Katten-Muchin Rosenbaum -
Description: Sign scheme - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application for new sign on North Building has been inactive for a length of time. File new submission of concept application and materials for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-091
HPA Number: HPA 08-147
Address: 1111 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Coverings Etc -
Description: Signs, light fixtures, doors with transoms - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for two signs with 9"-tall lettering reading "Coverings Etc", lights, and steel 15-light doors and 3-light transoms as shown in supplemental drawings and specifications dated 25 March 2008. Existing windows will remain; replacement windows 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. 08-096
HPA Number: HPA 08-152
Address: 1616 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Raise roof, rear dormer addition, alterations to window and door openings on side and rear facades - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for raised roof and new dormers as shown in drawings dated 20 March 2008. File new submission with permit application with dimensioned plans, elevations, and details for all exterior work, including HVAC and material specifications, for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-102
HPA Number: HPA 08-171
Address: 1717 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Third floor addition – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that numerous exterior alterations have occurred without review or permit. Returned without Action. Submitted materials are insufficient for permit review. File new submission with permit application with dimensioned plans and elevations for all exterior work, including details and material specification, no later than 15 May 2008 for review at the 5 June meeting. Refer to the Building Inspector for Historic Preservation.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-107
HPA Number: HPA 08-177
Address: 3219 Volta Place, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alteration for new window openings at rear and side elevations, rear addition, relocation of one meter to front facade - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for window alterations and new projection at rear as shown in supplemental drawings dated 19 March 2008. Note: Because the application will require a zoning variance, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-109
HPA Number: HPA 08-179
Address: 3405 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear wood deck - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Permit application for proposed wood deck at rear was withdrawn by written request of applicant.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-119
HPA Number: HPA 08-202
Address: 1606 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace existing skylights - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 25 March 2008 indicate that skylights will not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-122
HPA Number: HPA 08-205
Address: 1669 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): For Your Home Decor -
Description: Projecting sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed projecting sign reading "For Your Home Decor" as shown in supplemental drawings dated 14 April 2008 which indicate removal of telephone number, which does not meet code and is inappropriate for the historic district. Note: Because the application will require a zoning variance, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-123
HPA Number: HPA 08-206
Address: 1524 29th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New generator at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 25 March 2008 indicate that proposed generator on rear yard will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-124
HPA Number: HPA 08-207
Address: 1611 29th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Roof mounted HVAC - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 25 March 2008 indicate that proposed roof mounted mechanical equipment will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-125
HPA Number: HPA 08-208
Address: 3700 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residences Village A -
Description: Alterations: Replace railings, stairs, and catwalks - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for replacement of stairs, railings, and catwalks as shown in drawings dated 17 April 2008. 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. 08-127
HPA Number: HPA 08-210
Address: 3034 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial - Residential
Description: Rooftop railing - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for 60"-high railing, along rooftop walkway, which connects directly to the rear wall. File new submission with permit application with dimensioned plans, elevations, and details, including material specifications, for review by the Commission when ready. Recommend removal of pink reflective film on windows of former carriage house.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-130
HPA Number: HPA 08-213
Address: 1619 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Dumbarton Oaks - La Quercia Apartments
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of windows on rear and side facades as per supplemental drawings dated 8 April 2008. Replacement of windows on front facade was NOT approved and was deleted from this permit application. Existing windows in front facade must be repaired. 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. 08-132
HPA Number: HPA 08-215
Address: 1259 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Karen Millen - England
Description: Sign scheme, temporary construction sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme, including brushed stainless steel letters no taller than 9 inches high pin-mounted above second floor windows, 4 inch high letters on fascia above entry door, and vinyl letters applied to storefront window. All signs read "Karen Millen- England". No objection to replacement of two light fixtures with B-K Lighting Sign Star Style 'C' fixtures as shown in supplemental drawings dated 4 April 2008. No objection to issuance of permit for temporary construction banner installed inside storefront during period of construction ONLY. 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. 08-136
HPA Number: HPA 08-219
Address: 3422 Reservoir Road, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of rear windows to match existing as per supplemental drawings dated 14 April 2008. Replacement of windows on front and side facades was NOT approved and was deleted from this permit application. Existing windows in front and side facades must be repaired. 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. 08-137
HPA Number: HPA 08-220
Address: 3304 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Janus et Cie -
Description: Sign scheme - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept review was superseded by permit application with O.G. 08-163.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-138
HPA Number: HPA 08-221
Address: 3000 K Street, NW
Owner(s): Washington Harbour -
Description: Rooftop mechanical equipment and enclosure - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed installation of mechanical equipment on the roof of Washington Harbour screened by louvers painted to match existing. 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. 08-139
HPA Number: HPA 08-222
Address: 1078 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Capitol Restaurant Concepts Ltd. - Paul restaurant
Description: Projecting storefront, skylights, alterations - Concept – design development

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST concept design for demolition of south wall, roof structure and configuration, and for projecting storefront deeper than 3-feet as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 March 2008. File new submission with permit application with dimensioned plans, elevations, and details and material specifications, for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-140
HPA Number: HPA 08-223
Address: 2903 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New garage, light fixtures on front facade - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for front light fixtures and rear garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 15 April 2008. Note: Because the application will require a zoning variance, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-143
HPA Number: HPA 08-226
Address: 3325 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Gate at historic Wormley School - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST concept design for new pedestrian gate at the Wormley School which, as proposed, is too ornate and out of character with the historic building. Recommend use of stone instead of parging, and light fixtures no taller than 24-inches high. File new submission of revised design for a simplified gate, use of stone instead of parging, and light fixtures no taller than 24-inches high, with details and dimensions, for review by the Commission when ready.

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OG Number: O.G. 08-144
HPA Number: HPA 08-227
Address: 1696 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: One-story side addition - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed one-story side addition with a flat top parapet PROVIDED recess panel on alley wall is deleted. 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. 08-146
HPA Number: HPA 08-229
Address: 2500 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Gateway Georgetown Condominiums -
Description: Sprint antenna replacement and new roof equipment - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for replacement of roof mounted antennas and of penthouse wall mounted antenna to match existing, and for addition of smaller antenna in same location, PROVIDED roof mounted antennas are painted grey and antennas on penthouse are painted to match wall color and do not obstruct existing louver. No objection to the two new equipment cabinets on existing roof platform. 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. 08-147
HPA Number: HPA 08-230
Address: 3033 N Street, NW (rear) / 3036 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement garage door - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the garage door had been replaced without review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of Wayne Dalton Colonial model 106 solid wood garage door to replace existing vinyl door, as shown in supplemental information dated 11 April 2008. 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. 08-163
HPA Number: HPA 08-256
Address: 3304 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Janus et Cie -
Description: Sign scheme - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new sign, including topiary logo, and light scheme. 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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Last Modified: May 5, 2008