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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 February 2011

OG Number: O.G. 10-193
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-334
Address: 1513 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations, dormers, partial demolition and in-fill of rear porch at basement level - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to revised concept design for partial demolition of rear additions, in-fill of rear porch at basement level, addition of windows and French doors on rear facade, two dormers on front roof and three dormers at rear roof, extension of railing and new stairs as shown in supplemental drawings dated 13 January 2011 which do not include any rear addition or deck of roof of existing lower level structure. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details and cut-sheets with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-018
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-022
Address: 1071-73 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign and projecting sign – existing, replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that the windows were replaced and the signs and menu box installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement windows with 1/1 insulated wood windows replicating wood mullion between paired windows on second floor PROVIDED single-hung windows with half screens are used to eliminate the jamb liner and track for upper sash. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing projecting sign and menu box which are not appropriate and must be removed no later than 31 May 2011. Corrective work for windows must be completed no later than 31 May 2011. Recommend smaller menu box be attached to security grill on door at top of stairs. 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. 11-040
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-060
Address: 1211 Potomac Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Awning and sign for Go Fresh, wood storm door - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new sign on existing awning composed of 5 inches-high lettering reading "Go Fresh" to match placement and dimensions of sign on awning at 1209 Potomac St. as shown in supplemental drawings dated 19 January 2011, provided existing awning is relocated to cover from the edge of the door to the edge of the window as previously approved (see case O.G. 08-247). No objection to wood storm door to match storm door at 1209 Potomac St. The Board notes that the rooftop ductwork installed prior to review has been removed. Chimney must be repaired to original condition. Satellite dish must be relocated to where it is not visible from the street. Wire on side wall must be removed. Corrective work to be completed no later than 30 April 2011. 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. 11-042
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-062
Address: 1637 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition at 3rd floor - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Although specific concept design for rear dormer was not approved, concept application was superseded by permit application OG 11-113.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-047
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-072
Address: 1403 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Back-lit signs for CVS - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to existing signs composed of 12-inch-high channel letters reading "CVS/Pharmacy" to add back-lit illumination, opaque faces painted red and 24 hours box sign no taller than 12 inches high as shown in supplemental drawings dated 9 February 2011. Sign on O St. closest to residential neighborhood will not be illuminated. Note: replaced front doors do not conform to approved design (see case O.G. 07-070) and must be filed for review by the Commission. 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. 11-048
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-073
Address: 2819 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Banner for CVS - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Permit application for proposed banner for CVS was withdrawn by written request of applicant.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-050
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-084
Address: 1825 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: New building, sign scheme, lighting and landscape plan for new building - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new building which conforms to approved concept design (see case O.G. 11-009) as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 February 2011 which indicate gooseneck light fixtures were deleted. Proposed brick wall along property line behind the parking lot must be not taller than 3'-6" high. Signs are not part of this permit application and will be filed by future tenants for review by the Commission separately. Recommend a third street tree be planted in collaboration with DDOT. 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. Erect a materials sample panel facing south on site for review by the Old Georgetown Board prior to ordering materials.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-051
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-085
Address: 1815 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Alterations and addition of gateway, sign scheme, lighting and landscape plan - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including new cornices, new storefront, entrance bay, portal and vehicular gateway, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 February 2011 which indicate gooseneck light fixtures were deleted and there is no sign on vehicular gateway. Signs are not part of this permit application and will be filed by future tenants for review by the Commission separately. The installation of gas meters was deleted from this permit application. 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. Erect a materials sample panel facing south on site for review by the Old Georgetown Board prior to ordering materials.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-072
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-101
Address: 1826 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign for Homemade Pizza - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign with lettering no taller than 9 inches high reading "HomeMade Pizza Co." and only two light fixtures as shown in supplemental drawings dated 2 March 2011 which indicate a low arch to the light fixture bracket and no exposed electric conduit. 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. 11-074
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-105
Address: 1815 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Site work and parking lot - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed site work and parking lot in coordination with proposed new building and alterations to existing structure as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 February 2011. See separate permit applications under cases O.G. 11-050 and O.G. 11-051. Recommend a third street tree planted in front of new building and a new tree be planted to replace ones removed by brick wall along property line. 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. 11-076
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-120
Address: 1265 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Replacement storefront, sign scheme for MAC - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for reconstruction of storefront to match existing. Recommend AGAINST proposed awning with lettering which will obstruct continuous cornice of storefront. See permit application for reconstruction of storefront submitted under case OG 11-105.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-077
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-121
Address: 3535 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Window and siding replacement, alterations - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including new wood siding at rear addition and replacement 1/1 wood single-hung insulated wood windows as shown in supplemental drawings dated 14 January and 10 February 2011 which indicate new brick pavers laid on sand and gravel and removal of existing metal railing along sidewalk on 36th St. . 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. 11-078
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-122
Address: 2824 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign scheme for Sterling and Burke Ltd. - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme including 5-inch high lettering reading "Sterling and Burke" on window trim and for lettering no taller than 12 inches high reading "Swaine Adeney Brigg" applied to glass as shown in supplemental drawings dated 18 January 2011. Applicant agreed to delete listing of phone number on door. 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. 11-079
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-123
Address: 1703 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Dumbarton Oaks -
Description: Addition to Orangery and skylight replacement - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for replacement of skylight at orangery and addition to north wall of hyphen as indicated in plans dated 14 January 2011. 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. 11-080
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-124
Address: 1617 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations to rear yard, retaining wall, fence, shed off alley - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear yard for parking pad, brick garden wall, and shed as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 January 2011 which indicate continuous drain around patio pavers and cedar siding on shed. 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. 11-081
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-125
Address: 3104 R Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential for Dumbarton Oaks -
Description: Replacement roof, rooftop equipment - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including replacement of metal roof and slate on turret to match existing, skylights, hatch and rooftop mechanical equipment located where it will not be visible from the street. 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. 11-082
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-126
Address: 3219 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Alterations to storefront, awning and signs for Camper - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new white fabric awning with red graphics and lettering reading "Camper" limited to valance, alterations to base of storefront bays, and for replacement door as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 February 2011. Vertical sign as part of door construction and Internally-illuminated hanging signs were not approved and were deleted from this permit application. 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. 11-083
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-127
Address: 1415 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 2-story addition - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for removal of 1-story frame addition at front and new two-story brick addition at front with shed roof as shown in drawings dated 26 January 2011. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details and cut-sheets with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-088
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-134
Address: 1412 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Pool house, swimming pool, re-grading terraces - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 19 January 2011 indicate that proposed work 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. 11-090
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-137
Address: 3242 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement rear fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 15 February 2011 indicate that proposed replacement fence will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-097
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-157
Address: 3307 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign scheme for CB2 - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme for CB2 as shown in drawings dated 9 February 2011 which conform to approved design. See previous case O.G. 10-265. 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. 11-105
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-165
Address: 1265 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Replacement storefront - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed reconstruction of storefront to match existing. Recommend removal of existing light fixtures within vestibule. File new submission of detailed and dimensioned drawings for proposed sign scheme with permit application for review by the Commission. 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. 11-105
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-165
Address: 1265 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Replacement storefront - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed reconstruction of storefront to match existing. Recommend removal of existing light fixtures within vestibule. File new submission of detailed and dimensioned drawings for proposed sign scheme with permit application for review by the Commission. 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. 11-107
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-167
Address: 3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University Hospital MedStar -
Description: Alterations for new window openings - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submission materials indicate that proposed alterations to brick panels on third floor for new window openings at rear (south facade) of Main Building will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-111
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-171
Address: 3420 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement fence and site work - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 15 February 2011 indicate that replacement fence and yard work will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-112
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-172
Address: 2912 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear deck - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submission materials and a site visit of 15 February 2011 indicate that revised design for a rear deck will not be visible from public thoroughfare. See case O.G. 10-246. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-119
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-179
Address: 3020 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Alterations for roof deck – in progress - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that work for roof deck on rear ell was initiated prior to review or permit. Returned without Action. Submission materials and a site visit of 15 February 2011 indicate that work in progress for roof deck at rear ell is not visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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Last Modified: March 18, 2011