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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 March 2011

OG Number: O.G. 10-245
HPA Number: H.P.A. 10-413
Address: 3062 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition at third floor level - Concept – revised design

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

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OG Number: O.G. 11-054
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11---
Address: 3207 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: New storefront for Calvin Klein - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to revised concept design for new stainless steel storefront with projecting bays as shown in supplemental drawings dated 17 February 2011 provided frame at top is 12"-tall. 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. 11-057
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11---
Address: 1505 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Enclosure of roof deck at second floor level, replacement windows - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for proposed enclosure of roof deck at second floor level as shown in supplemental drawings dated 17 February 2011 provided that the false windows are replaced with closed shutters. No objection to concept of proposed replacement 6/1 wood windows as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 February 2011 which indicate a wood jamb liner concealer for the single hung installation in the front facade. 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. 11-062
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-090
Address: 2736 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of 2nd floor windows with 1/1 insulated wood windows as shown in supplemental drawings dated 10 February 2011 which indicate single-hung installation with wood covers to block track for upper sash. No vinyl jamb liner will be visible. Notify CFA Staff of installation of windows 9 and 10 for inspection prior to installation of other windows. 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. 11-065
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-093
Address: 3302 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 1-story rear addition with basement, additions at dog-leg - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Although there is no objection to a general concept for a 1-story rear addition as an enclosed wood porch (a two-story rear addition to the center house on a row of three is not appropriate and was not approved), the review of the concept application was not completed and the case was superseded by the permit application submitted under case O.G. 11-115.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-068
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-096
Address: 3315 R Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 1-story rear addition with basement - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for proposed 1-story rear addition with basement as shown in Option A of supplemental drawings dated 22 February 2011 which indicate a painted brick base and frame construction shuttered porch top PROVIDED bay addition is pulled back from the corner of the main house as far back as it is from the corner of the addition. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission. A two-story rear addition is not appropriate to this historic building and was deleted from this concept design.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-084
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-128
Address: 3124 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: New HVAC units on side yard, and screening fence - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of HVAC equipment to replace failed Geo-thermal system as shown in supplemental drawings dated 9 March 2011 which indicate three units on side yard rather than the four previously proposed. 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. 11-087
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-132
Address: 3127 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition, roof top addition, alterations to garage door, transom window - Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to revised concept design for new cast iron stoop, widened garage door opening, masonry rooftop addition and two-story rear addition as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 March 2011. 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. 11-089
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-136
Address: 1652 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement fences, alterations to rear yard: deck, patio, light fixtures - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of fence visible from the alley with a vertical board fence, and for alterations to the rear yard, including deck, patio and light fixtures, which will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Recommend that light fixtures be shielded so that the light shines down only and not impact adjoining neighbors. The fence will be painted white. Note: The Capitol Historic Trust holds a preservation easement on this property. 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. 11-091
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-138
Address: 3700 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University -
Description: Retaining wall and slope stabilization - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and previous submission under case O.G. 06-271 indicate that retaining wall and the slope stabilization work in coordination with the West Perimeter Road project will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Note that the work has been coordinated with the National Park Service due to the proximity to Glover-Archbold Parkway. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-092
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-148
Address: 3336 M Street, NW (a.k.a. 3338 M St. NW)
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Light fixtures, projecting banner for City Sports - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed light fixtures illuminating the facade of this historic building and for proposed banner and sign for City Sports which are not appropriate to this historic building and the historic district.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-093
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-149
Address: 3077 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign scheme for Brooks Brothers, including blade sign - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed blade sign on 31st St which is inappropriate to the historic building as the project includes numerous signs throughout the facades. No objection to the issuance of permit for the shiny brass finish on letters for signs, for the proposed awnings on north facade over pedestrian walkway, for relocation of light fixtures on the 31st St building and for the removal of the light fixtures on M St and at the corner. Sign above 31st St shop window must be installed as previously approved (see case O.G. 10-088) sized to fit within window opening. 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. 11-094
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-150
Address: 3233-3235 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Sign scheme for All Saints - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme, including awnings, painted "All Saints Spitalfields" sign with 8"-tall lettering for western building and 12"-tall lettering immediately below cornice of eastern building as shown in supplemental drawings dated 16 March 2011. All interior signs must be no less than 18 inches behind the storefront glass. 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. 11-096
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-153
Address: 3200 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replace door surround and front stoop - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST concept design for proposed reorientation of front entry stairs and reconstruction with slate treads, or for door surround as proposed. Recommend that reconstructed stairs in either wood or brick match existing orientation sideways in front of house, that door surround is simplified with a 7 inch casing and no dentils, and that electrical meter is relocated to the interior of the building. File new submission of revised design, including details and dimensions, for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-098
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-158
Address: 1239 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Replacement windows - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Permit application for replacement windows on front facade was withdrawn at the written request of applicant via email dated 28 February 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-099
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-159
Address: 3300 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Iron railing and gates - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed iron gates and railing at balcony and within opening for French doors as shown in supplemental drawings dated 22 February 2011 PROVIDED vehicular gates are no taller than existing brick pier and wall at corner of parking pad. 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. 11-100
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-160
Address: 1304 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail -
Description: Sign for LouLou - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed painted sign on storefront fascia composed of letters no taller than 12 inches high reading "LouLou" PROVIDED existing exposed electric conduit, which is not appropriate to the historic district, is removed prior to the installation of the sign. 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. 11-102
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-162
Address: 3307 Cady's Alley NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Projecting banner for Babette - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 2' x 8' Sunbrella fabric banner with 9 -inch-high lettering reading "Babette" and for sign on shop window as shown in supplemental drawings dated 18 February 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. 11-103
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-163
Address: 3522 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University - Nevils Hall
Description: Replacement windows, repairs and alterations - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed repair, replacement-in-kind and replacement windows to match original 1/1 configuration of historic building. 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. 11-106
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-166
Address: 1239 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign scheme for Loft, rooftop mechanical equipment - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme for "Loft" including back-lit sign composed of 12-inch-high letters mounted to storefront cornice and for 4-inch-high vinyl applied to base of shop windows as shown in supplemental drawings dated 14 March 2011. Oversized lettering, sign on transoms and on decorative brick panels on facade were not approved and were deleted from this permit application. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed rooftop mechanical equipment at rear where it will not be visible from public thoroughfare. 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. 11-108
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-168
Address: 3050 Avon Lane, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Iron fence and gates at rear - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed iron fence and gates provided top of gates is flat rather than arched. File new submission of detailed and dimensioned drawings with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11-113
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-173
Address: 1637 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Rear addition at 3rd floor level - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed rear shed dormer as shown in supplemental drawings dated 8 March 2011; chimney in southwest area of house to be retained. 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. 11-114
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-174
Address: 1300 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 1-story rear addition - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 1-story frame addition with copper roof and narrowed masonry opening on west wall as shown in supplemental drawings dated 18 February 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. 11-115
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-175
Address: 3302 Prospect Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 1-story rear addition with basement, additions at dog-leg - Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 1-story rear addition with basement and in-fill within dog leg where it will not be visible from public thoroughfare as shown in supplemental drawings dated 16 March 2011 which indicate 7-ft high painted wood fence to replace existing brick garden wall. File new submission of detailed drawings and dimensions for proposed iron stairs to grade 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. 11-117
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-177
Address: 2715 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: 2-story rear addition - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed 2-story rear addition with reduced depth at second story and window alterations as shown in supplemental drawings dated 17 February 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. 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. 11-121
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-181
Address: 1699 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence -
Description: Enclose rear porch, alterations for window wells - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed enclosure of rear porch and for two new window wells on the south side. Recommend AGAINST concept design for proposed window wells on north side which are not appropriate to this historic building or the historic district. 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. 11-124
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-184
Address: 3235 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial -
Description: Sign for Fleurir Hand Grown Chocolates - Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign panel with lettering no larger than 12 inches high reading "Fleurir Hand Grown Chocolates" as shown in supplemental drawings dated 17 February 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. 11-125
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11-185
Address: 3000-3050 K Street, NW
Owner(s): Washington Harbour -
Description: Alterations to storefronts, planters, light fixtures, fountain - Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for proposed alterations to Washington Harbour, including new storefronts and entrances to office lobbies with new marquees, planters, fountain, and awnings. Recommend selection of new light fixtures that shine down only. Provide report from arborist as part of new tree selection in proposed landscape plan. Install mock-up of illuminated panels at spandrels within arches for review by the Old Georgetown Board. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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Last Modified: March 21, 2011