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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 June 2010

OG Number: O.G. 10-070
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-122
Address: 3330-3332 Dent Place, NW
Owner(s): Cultural Heritage DC - African American Heritage Trail
Description: Post mounted information panel in front yard - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application was inactive for a period of time.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-105
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-191
Address: 1310 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Inn -
Description: 3 panel and dish antennas, cabinet for ClearWire mounted to penthouse - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of a dish antenna and three panel antennas for ClearWire mounted to penthouse and painted to match color of brick wall. Installation of cabinet on the roof or mounted to the wall of penthouse was NOT approved and has been crossed out from the drawings. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-113
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-200
Address: 1078 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial - Paul Bakery
Description: South wall reconstruction - Permit – revision to permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for reconstruction of stuccoed brick south wall with stuccoed CMU as shown in supplemental drawings dated 15 June 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of the permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-127
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-240
Address: 1534 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows at rear - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned Without Action. Applicant decided to repair existing wood casement windows as indicated in supplemental information received and dated 21 May 2010 which includes a window repair proposal by Renew Restoration. Replacement of windows was not approved and was deleted from this permit application.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-128
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-242
Address: 2820 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace standing seam metal roof and built-in gutter - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for 'Colonial Red' standing seam metal roof and built in gutter. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-131
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-245
Address: 1070 ½ 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Restaurant -
Description: Awnings and signs for Moby Dick – existing - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for awning with signage provided woven fabric is to be used. Corrective work must be completed by September 30, 2010.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-134
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-250
Address: 1525 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: 3-story rear addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials are returned for further concept development.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-135
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-251
Address: 3142 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations: raise roof, dormer, cupola, shutters - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application was superseded by new concept application under case O.G. 10-179.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-136
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-252
Address: 3313 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace metal stoop – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that original iron stairs were removed and replaced with metal stoop prior to review or permit. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing metal stoop or for alternate option for brick stairs, both of which are inappropriate to this historic building. Recommend original stairs be replicated with either salvaged historic stairs, new iron work or a combination of both. Corrective work must be completed no later than 31 December 2010.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-147
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-271
Address: 3200 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows, roof, shutters, remove stucco, new siding - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed removal of stucco, replacement of wood German lap siding to match adjacent house, and replacement 6/6 windows on side and rear facades as shown in supplemental drawings dated 14 June 2010, which indicate repair of existing 6/6 single glazed wood windows on front facade and repair of existing tin roof on both slopes of gable on main block of historic building. Proposed replacement of windows on front facade and of standing seam metal roof were not approved and were deleted from this permit application. Recommend repair of existing 6/6 single glazed wood windows on front facade and repair of existing tin roof on both slopes of gable on main block of historic building. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-149
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-275
Address: 1211 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Sign on door transom and wall mounted sign on alley for 2 Bebe - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that sing box and sign on alley wall were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign box with back-lit letters no taller than 6-inches high reading "2 Bebe" above entrance doors as shown in supplemental drawings dated 3 June 2010. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for sign composed of pin-mounted letters mounted on side wall facing alley. Existing sign and light fixture on side wall were installed prior to review or permit, was NOT approved and must be removed no later than 31 August 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-150
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-277
Address: 1223 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations to rear first floor and lower level - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations to rear facade for new window and door openings at the basement and first floor levels. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, window cut-sheets and details for alterations, rear fence and basement windows and grilles, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-151
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-278
Address: 1529 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Restaurant -
Description: Awnings and signs for Puro Cafe – existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the sign and awnings were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing sign composed of pin mounted letters reading "Puro Cafe" above entry door. Recommend first floor awnings be sized to fit within masonry opening and that brick around light fixture above menu box be repaired. Awnings on second floor windows were NOT approved and must be removed no later than 31 August 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit. Note that window on south dormer was replaced prior to review or permit, is inappropriate to the character of the historic building and must be returned to the original condition. File new permit application for replacement dormer window no later than 12 August 2010 deadline for review at the 2 September 2010 O.G.B meeting.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-152
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-280
Address: 1235 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Metal fence on front yard and gate - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 3-ft high wrought iron fence and gate at front walkway and for 6-ft high gate on side yard as shown in option A of supplemental drawings received and dated 19 May 2010 which indicate a wire mesh panel in the lower section of gate. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-153
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-281
Address: 3000 K Street, NW
Owner(s): Washington Harbour -
Description: Signs, logo, menu boards and banners for Farmers and Fishers - existing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that banners, lettering, logo and menu were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing banners with lettering for "Farmers and Fishers" and for painted logo near entrance door. Menu listing on wall was NOT approved and must be removed no later than 31 August 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-154
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-282
Address: 2818 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Awning and sign for Georgetown Scoops - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed woven fabric shed awning with 7-inch high lettering reading "Georgetown Scoops" and 12-inch high logo on slope as shown in supplemental drawings dated 14 June 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-156
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-284
Address: 1029 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: 2-story rear addition - Concept - options

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed two-story rear addition as shown in option A of supplemental drawings dated 20 May 2010 which indicate rear wall aligns with adjacent structures and the remaining rear yard allows for the planting of a large canopy tree to serve as a buffer between the residential character buildings in the row and the office building behind them. Recommend retention of rear chimney. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-157
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-285
Address: 1063 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Restaurant -
Description: Alterations, awning, blade sign for Il Canale, sidewalk cafe - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including woven fabric awning, alterations to side door, and blade sign over side door as shown in supplemental drawings dated 15 June 2010. All existing exposed electric conduits and gooseneck light fixtures will be removed as part of the scope of this project no later than 31 August 2010. Previously proposed stainless steel awning was deleted from this permit application. Umbrellas for sidewalk cafe must have no lettering or signs. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-158
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-286
Address: 1624 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Remove front porch, replace steps and portico - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST concept design for the removal of the front porch, an integral part of the original design of this historic building in a group of buildings built together in 1909. Proposed replacement stairs and portico will have an adverse impact on the historic character of this building and were NOT approved.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-159
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-287
Address: 1545 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Bank -
Description: Sign scheme: back-lit signs for Capital One Bank, ATM and directional sign - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme for "Capital One Bank" as shown in supplemental drawings dated 3 June 2010 which indicate letters on entablature no taller than 12-inches high. Recommend AGAINST installation of proposed two-pole mounted sign at entrance/exit to parking lot which is inappropriate to the historic district and was NOT approved. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-162
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-290
Address: 1041 Papermill Court NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New attic window opening on side wall - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for one tripartite attic window to match existing as indicated in drawings received and dated 20 May 2010. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-163
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-291
Address: 3337 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace / relocate fence at rear - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 7-ft high replacement wood fence as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 19 May 2010. The fence must be stained. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-164
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-292
Address: 3141 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition at third floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for third floor rear addition as shown in drawings received and dated 14 May 2010. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-166
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-294
Address: 3212 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition at second floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed rear addition at the second floor level as shown in supplemental drawings received and dated 17 June 2010 which conform to approved concept design (see previous Recommendation under O.G. 09-308). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-167
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-295
Address: 1541 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Solar panels - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed installation of solar panels provided fascia is installed to hide the ends of the rails on the side wall. File working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-168
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-296
Address: 1671 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Addition and alterations for second garage - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for second garage as indicated in drawings received and dated 20 May 2010. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-171
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-299
Address: 1054 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Office building at Canal Square -
Description: Brick work for window flashing - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed brick work for window flashing which is repair work. Completed work will match existing conditions, including color and thickness of mortar joints. Windows will not be replaced). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the exterior design made during DCRA technical review must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-187
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-328
Address: 1625 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rebuild brick garden wall - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 15 June 2010 indicate that proposed reconstruction of brick garden wall will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-195
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-336
Address: 3247 R Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition of bay, balcony and raised terrace - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 15 June 2010 indicate that proposed alterations and additions to rear will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 10-199
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-340
Address: 2750 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Paving at terrace and interior courtyards - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a previous site visit during concept review indicate that proposed paving of interior courtyards and new terrace associated with new garden wall (see case O.G. 10-139) will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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Last Modified: June 23, 2010