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Old Georgetown Appendix
21 February 2013

OG Number: O.G. 12–171
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–282
Address: 1661 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Three–story rear addition, in–fill areaway, one–story side addition, alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Although there is no objection to a general concept of additions and alterations to the building, the concept design, as proposed, was not approved. The case has been inactive for a period of time. File new submission of concept drawings, including details for the three–story addition in the character of an enclosed porch, for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 12–308
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–522
Address: 3101 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial / office –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend against issuance of permit for proposed removal of existing windows. Submitted materials are not sufficient for review. Case has been inactive for a period of time. File new submission of required information for replacement window proposals, including window survey, and existing and proposed details, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 12–323
HPA Number: H.P.A. 12–540
Address: 2911 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: 2–story + basement rear addition, raze garage and rebuild new garage at alley – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revision to approved design for two–story rear addition with basement as shown in supplemental drawings dated 6 February 2013 which indicate a 3 5/8 inches offset of east wall of addition from the wall of the historic building. No objection to issuance of permit for replacement garage structure as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 August 2012 which indicate wood garage door. There will be no rooftop mechanical equipment on house. Windows on front facade will be repaired. No objection to issuance of permit for razing of existing garage structure off rear alley. Note that the Capitol Trust 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. File new submission of detailed and dimensioned drawings for the installation of solar panels with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–021
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–039
Address: 1079 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Alterations to storefront, sign scheme – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed alterations to storefront, including replacement of French doors for picture windows and new entry door as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 January 2013 which indicate revisions to existing sign scheme to conform to previously approved design. See previous recommendation under case O.G. 11–253. File new submission of construction drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–042
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–069
Address: 2605 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend against issuance of permit for proposed replacement of windows with vinyl windows. Submitted materials are not sufficient for review. Case has been inactive for a period of time. File new submission of required information for replacement window proposals, including window survey, and existing and proposed details, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–048
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–075
Address: 1220 29th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Return without Action. Case has been inactive for a period of time. File new submission with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–050
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–077
Address: 3700 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Georgetown University – New South Student Center
Description: Site work and alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to proposed concept design for reconfiguration of street layout at Prospect Street and Tondorf Road with new stone retaining wall, guard booth, recessed loading dock, terraces, stairs, cable railings, and handicap ramp as well as alterations to New South including doors, windows, skylight, bronze screen, and bronze canopy as shown in supplemental drawings dated 31 January 2013. File new concept submission with developed design, including details and dimensions, for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–054
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–081
Address: 1424 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Alterations to storefront – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for proposed reconstruction of rear of building to match pre–collapse condition with new window well, and for alterations to storefront as shown in supplemental drawings dated 25 January 2013 which indicate ADA entrance, single light show windows, wood trim and sign panel, 2/2 windows on second floor, and four panel door. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–055
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–082
Address: 1668 34th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement window, repair of 2/2 windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for the proposed replacement of the basement window with a 2/2 insulated wood window with a 1 ¼ inch true–divided–light muntin, and for the repair of the five 2/2 wood windows on front facade, which are original, as indicated in supplemental information dated 23 January 2013. Recommend use of interior storms. The replacement of the five 2/2 windows on front facade 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–057
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–084
Address: 1025 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW
Owner(s): Office building –
Description: Alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for new vestibule with glass storefront system with stone paving as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 January 2013 which indicate retention of two brick piers. Note all signage withdrawn from this application. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–061
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–096
Address: 3003 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Sign and lighting for "i–Thai" – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for three new lights, 1/2–inch–thick PVC lettering applied to trim reading "i–Thai" at 10–inches tall and "Restaurant and Sushi Bar" at 2.75–inches tall per drawings dated 13 February 2013, provided two existing metal brackets, flag brackets, and electrical conduit are all removed.



OG Number: O.G. 13–062
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–105
Address: 2708 O Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Wood pergola at rear – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed pergola at rear yard as shown in supplemental drawings dated 7 February 2013 which indicate structure will be no larger than 8 feet by 13 feet and built of Western red cedar. The use of vinyl is not appropriate and was deleted from this permit application. Wood pergola must be painted or stained (solid) to match color of trim on back of house. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–063
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–110
Address: 1601 30th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Repair planter wall on public space – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit to rebuild 2–3 course (only) brick retaining wall along 30th Street, recommend unpainted brick to match sidewalk brick.



OG Number: O.G. 13–065
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–115
Address: 3040 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Lowering of exposed duct on roof – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed lowering of exposed rooftop duct to make it not visible from public thoroughfare as shown in supplemental drawings dated 28 January 2013. Proposed alterations to parapet with attachment of perforated metal screen were withdrawn from this permit application at the written request of applicant. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–066
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–117
Address: 1411, 1413 and 1417 37th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residences –
Description: Solar panels – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Submission materials and a site visit of 23 January indicate that the proposed addition of one solar panel to the previously approved installation will not be visible from a public thoroughfare. See previous recommendation under case O.G. 13–011 in which installation was located to minimize visibility. Refer to D.C. Historic Preservation Review Board.



OG Number: O.G. 13–067
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–118
Address: 3000 K Street, NW
Owner(s): Mixed–use complex –
Description: Sign scheme for "Washington Harbour" – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign scheme for Washington Harbour as shown in supplemental drawings dated 29 January and 14 February 2013, which include blade sign reading "Park" at garage entrance with "entrance" and "exit" panels resting on piers at each end of opening, street numbers on monumental sign by vehicular circle, a directory at corner of building, and "parking" signs at lower plaza. Oversized back–lit letters on windows were not approved and were deleted from this permit application. Corner guard on building must have a brushed stainless steel finish. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–069
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–120
Address: 3001 M Street, NW (also known as 1202 30th Street, NW)
Owner(s): Mixed–use: retail / residential –
Description: Screening fence, gate, light fixture and address numbers – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revisions to design to include address numbers on the brick pier by entrance gate, IPE fence and gates, and a new security light fixture as shown in supplemental drawings dated 25 January 2013. Fence and gates must be stained (solid). Light fixture matches previously approved fixture (see case O.G. 12–310). 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–072
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–124
Address: 3245 S Street, NW
Owner(s): Institution –
Description: Replacement windows on Guest House – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend repair of original steel windows at historic Guest House.



OG Number: O.G. 13–073
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–125
Address: 3245 S Street, NW
Owner(s): Institution –
Description: Guest House replacement slate roof – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new gray–green slate roof to match existing with random width coursing and loose laid vertical gaps, and lead coated copper flashing. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–074
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–127
Address: 3203 S Street, NW
Owner(s): Institution –
Description: Operations Building replacement slate roof – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new gray–green slate roof to match existing with random width coursing and loose laid vertical gaps, and lead coated copper flashing and trim, provided existing mechanical units are re–located to positions not visible from a 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–075
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–127
Address: 1735 32nd Street, NW
Owner(s): Institution –
Description: Refectory replacement slate roof – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new gray–green slate roof to match existing with random width coursing and loose laid vertical gaps, and lead coated copper flashing. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–076
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–128
Address: 3240 S Street, NW
Owner(s): Institution –
Description: New slate roof – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for new gray–green slate roof with random width coursing, loose laid vertical gaps and lead coated copper flashing. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–077
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–129
Address: 1010 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: ADA ramp and signs – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design for ADA ramp with stone veneer and metal–mesh railing as shown in drawings dated 24 January 2013, provided signage on two windows does not include the registered trademark symbol or "Early Education & Preschool," also consider removal of brick pier. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–078
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–130
Address: 1638 33rd Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Replacement windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Recommend against issuance of permit for removing existing windows. Submitted materials are not sufficient for review. File new submission of required information for replacement window proposals, including window survey, and existing and proposed details, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–079
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–131
Address: 3014 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: One–story rear addition of screened porch – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection of issuance of permit for new screen porch at rear with brick piers, flat seam metal roof, and beaded board side panels per supplemental drawings dated 14 February 2013. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–081
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–133
Address: 3200 M Street, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Light fixtures, alterations to sign scheme for "Banana Republic" – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed repairs to facade and for alterations to sign scheme for "Banana Republic", including new plaques and removal of lettering applied to glass on show windows. Recommend removal of gooseneck light fixtures and consideration of a back–lit sign pin–mounted to wall through mortar joints. Replacement light fixtures on projecting arms were not approved. Recommend wall sconce be sought to replace gooseneck light at rear 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. File a new submission of detailed and dimensioned drawings for back–lit sign with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–083
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–135
Address: 1066 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Commercial –
Description: Alterations, sign scheme for "The Frye Company" – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for 12" back–lit bronze letters reading "The Frye Company" provided all mounting is through mortar and existing flag bracket is removed; also approved: two black fabric awnings, new wood doors and windows, operable shutters, and new HVAC on roof (not visible from public space) per supplemental drawings dated 13 February 2013. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–086
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–138
Address: 1675 35th Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Rear addition and alterations to fenestration, replacement roof, skylights – Permit – revised design

RECOMMENDATION: The Commission regrets that rear chimney was demolished prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revisions to permit, including skylights, alterations to fenestration and replacement roof, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 13 February 2013 which indicate new metal standing seam roof matching spacing and details of existing terne roof, three equally spaced windows on second floor, and two windows matching smaller size of previously approved window on first floor. New roof must have seams hand–pressed to match original detailing. Removal of the chimney was not approved. Demolished chimney must be re–build using salvaged brick to match height and detailing of original chimney. Erect a material sample panel of both the approved Western red cedar siding and the proposed 5/8 inch thick Hardie Artisan Series lap siding, both painted, on site facing south, for review by the Old Georgetown Board prior to ordering materials. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–087
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–139
Address: 3128 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: 1–story rear addition, alterations – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to concept design to lengthen 1959 addition including frame projection provided portion of east wall of historic ell is maintained and addition is not toothed into existing walls, recommend proposed window lights are proportional to existing historic lights. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–089
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–141
Address: 3412 Dent Place, NW
Owner(s): District of Columbia Department of General Services – D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Engine Company No. 5
Description: Alterations, replacement doors, repair/replace windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Property is owned and managed by the District of Columbia Department of General Services and will be reviewed as a direct submission to the Commission of Fine Arts. See Direct Submission Consent Calendar, case number: CFA 21/FEB/13–f for recommended action. Refer to the DC Historic Preservation Office.



OG Number: O.G. 13–091
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–143
Address: 2519 Q Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Dormer at rear – Concept

DRAFT RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept design for proposed dormer on rear slope of roof as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 January 2013, which indicate roof of dormer below ridge of existing roof, and relocation of the rooftop mechanical equipment to rear yard. File new submission of working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.



OG Number: O.G. 13–092
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–101
Address: 1365 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Bank –
Description: Replace ATM for "BB&T Bank" – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of ATM as shown in supplemental drawings dated 7 February 2013 which indicate retention of grey aluminum surround and existing sign reading "BB&T 24" on overhead cabinet. 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.



OG Number: O.G. 13–104
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–180
Address: 1518 31st Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: 1–story rear addition, replacement windows, alterations – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Permit application for rear addition, replacement windows and alterations was withdrawn by written request of applicant.



OG Number: O.G. 13–119
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–182
Address: 3011 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Residence –
Description: Garage – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: Returned without Action. Concept application for new garage was withdrawn by written request of applicant.

Last Modified: March 1, 2013