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Old Georgetown Appendix
17 November 2011

OG Number: O.G. 11–109
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–169
Address: 3601–3607 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: New construction – Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept case for new building has been inactive for a period of time. File a new concept application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–157
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–246
Address: 1726 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Retail –
Description: Addition of bay window, sign scheme for First Cash Jewelry and Loan – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed addition of all–wood bay window, alterations to door head and trim, and for sign scheme composed of letters no taller than 8 inches high reading First Cash pin–mounted to fascia and letters no taller than 4 inches high reading Jewelry and Loan attached to transom, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 19 October 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. 11–235
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–388
Address: 2908 Dumbarton Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: 2–story rear addition, alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for new 6/6 wood windows, metal cornice, and garage door alterations at front of building and rear alterations including two–story projecting bay per supplemental drawings dated __ November 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–259
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–440
Address: 1513 26th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Remove chimney and dormer, standing seam metal roof, siding on front facade – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including removal of existing altered chimney and non–historic west dormer as documented in supplemental drawings dated 17 November 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. 11–268
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–450
Address: Grace Street at Cecil Place, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: New building – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application for new building was withdrawn by applicant.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–292
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–501
Address: 2730 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement windows and front door – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed Weathershield replacement window which is not appropriate to this historic building. Recommend repair of existing historic windows or replacement with wood single–glazed double–hung window sash replicas matching existing profile and dimensions, re–using salvaged original wavy glass, and with new cord, pulleys and weights. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of front door with six panel wood door with bronze threshold and for new operable wood louvered shutters as shown in supplemental drawings dated 22 November 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–294
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–503
Address: 1050 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Office building to hotel –
Description: Alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to general concept design for alterations to building including new entrance with canopy on 31st Street, new doors at grade on north elevation and at outer bays of typical elevations, metal casement windows, and new 5'–deep cornice, roof deck and pool, and louvers added to top of penthouse per supplemental drawings dated 17 November 2011 provided windows sills on top floor do not break beltcourses, edge of roof deck and railing to be pulled back from east side, and down lights deleted from balconies. Terrace details along C&O Canal to be coordinated with National Park Service prior to filing new submission of working drawings, including detailed and dimensioned drawings for alterations, with permit application for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–298
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–511
Address: 3057 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Demolish chimney, re–pointing – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed bracing of brick chimney, which is a contributing architectural feature to the character of the historic building, and for waterproofing at base of wall as shown in supplemental drawings dated 16 November 2011. All exposed conduits on wall will be removed and relocated to the interior. Demolition of chimney was not approved and was deleted from this permit application. Refer proposed repointing to the Historic Preservation Review Board. 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. 11–299
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–521
Address: 1207 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Alterations to front door, repair brick steps – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to front door, entrance vestibule and repair of brick steps as shown in supplemental drawings dated __ November 2011 which indicate a four panel door with single 2–light sidelight. Stone cladding on steps was not approved and 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.

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OG Number: O.G. 11–300
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–522
Address: 1685 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Brick garden wall – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed brick garden wall and wood gate at rear to match height, materials and detailing of adjoining brick wall and gate as shown in supplemental drawings dated 26 October 2011 which indicate a 7–ft high wall. 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. 11–301
HPA Number: H.P.A. 11–528
Address: 3219 Cherry Hill Lane, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of windows with Pella Architect Series all–wood windows to match configuration and detailing of existing windows, which were a 1953 alteration, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 27 October 2011 which indicate mullion detail. Note: The Foundation for the preservation of Historic Georgetown holds an 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. 12–001
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–001
Address: 1080 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Park Condominiums –
Description: 12 antennas for AT&T behind screen wall, roof top equipment, access stairs – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed installation of roof top sled mounted antennas for AT&T and equipment behind new stealth wall enclosure which must be installed at the same time as the Sprint and AT&T antennas. See previous recommendation under case O.G. 11–212. 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. 12–003
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–003
Address: 1248 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement copper roof and metal trim at oriel window – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed copper roofing, provided any previous ornamental details are repaired/reconstructed. 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. 12–004
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–004
Address: 1050 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): The Foundry –
Description: Sign scheme for Carr Workplaces – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed non–illuminated sign composed of pin–mounted letters no taller than 8 inches high reading "Carr Workplaces" and for recovering of awning PROVIDED underside of awning is not enclosed but left open. Letters to be mounted through mortar joints ONLY. 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. 12–005
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–005
Address: 1623 28th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: New garage structure – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for four–car brick garage with slate hip–roof to be situated along driveway at north of property per drawings dated 17 November 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–008
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–008
Address: 3423 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Retail –
Description: Sign scheme for Pie Sisters Georgetown – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme for "Pie Sisters" composed of 11 inch–high letters on sign panel and logo on center panel of tri–partite shop window as shown in supplemental drawings dated 3 November 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. 12–009
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–009
Address: 3132 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replace tin roof at front with copper standing seam metal roof – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of tin roof with a standing seam copper roof to match detailing of existing roof. Recommend relocation of TV antenna and exposed conduits to a location where they are not 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. 12–010
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–010
Address: 2726 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: Alterations – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new wood 8/12 and 6/9 single–glaze windows, trim, and siding at rear porch and filling vents with masonry on west wall as per supplemental drawings dated 7 November 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–012
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–012
Address: 1603 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed replacement of front windows which should be repaired.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–013
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–013
Address: 1657 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement shutters – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement operable wood shutters sized appropriately to block window when closed and re–using existing shutter dogs as shown in supplemental drawings dated 26 October 2011.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–017
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–017
Address: 3248 N Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Retaining wall at rear – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new parged CMU wall to be erected next to existing leaning CMU retaining wall per drawings dated 16 November 2011, provided new wall measures no more than 10–feet tall above the paved surface. 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. 12–019
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–019
Address: 1675 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Rear additions and alterations to side – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for alterations, including one–story rear addition and second–floor level addition as shown in supplemental drawings dated 7 November 2011 which indicate a gabled roof at the second floor level. Recommend reduction in size of windows at second floor level. 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. 12–020
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–020
Address: 1675 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Alterations to garage – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to garage doors for new wood door to match detailing of existing door. Wood garage door must be painted. 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. 12–021
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–021
Address: 3052 R Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: Alterations, HVAC equipment, landscaping – Concept – design development

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design development for proposed alterations and landscaping. Recommend removal of one window well at east end of building, reduction of window wells to 4–ft, reduction in size of terraces in both directions, retention of grade along brick garden wall at east property line, and use of cast stone on reconstruction of front stairs. No objection to concept for widening the alley and curb to 18–ft – 19–ft. File new submission of working drawings, including details, dimensions, landscape and grading plans, for review by the Commission.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–022
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–022
Address: 1215 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown Post Office –
Description: Rear addition at basement level, elevator, HVAC equipment – Concept – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to revised concept design for basement addition at rear of the Georgetown Post Office as shown in supplemental drawings dated 17 November 2011. Recommend glass and metal cladding on elevator, reduction of area for roof top mechanical equipment, and removal of canted geometry at the entrance wall. 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. 12–037
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–067
Address: 3615 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: Alterations to rear – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 14 November 2011 indicated that the proposed door alterations will not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Any revisions to the footprint, massing, and scope of the project as proposed in the drawings dated 10 November 2011 must be re-submitted to the Commission to reconfirm no visibility from public thoroughfare.

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OG Number: O.G. 12–045
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–075
Address: 1525 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residential –
Description: Alterations to rear – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 14 November 2011 indicated that the proposed basement stair and door alterations and rear bay and door alterations will not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Any revisions to the footprint, massing, and scope of the project as proposed in the drawings dated 10 November 2011 must be re-submitted to the Commission to reconfirm no visibility from public thoroughfare.

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Last Modified: December 2, 2011