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Shipstead–Luce Appendix
21 November 2013

SL Number: S.L. 14–006
HPA Number: H.P.A. 13–633
Address: 901–947 6th Street, SW
Owner(s): Multi–family residence –
Description: Rooftop telecommunications facility – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for a new platform, screening wall, antennas, and associated equipment for Verizon Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 18 October 2013 and supplemental materials received and dated 13 November 2013, provided that the proposed screening wall extend around all four sides of the proposed equipment platform, at the height of the lower portion of the tallest existing penthouse, and that it match the existing penthouses in material and color, and pending the receipt of revised drawings. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–012
HPA Number: H.P.A. N/A
Address: 1525 1st Street, SW
Owner(s): Single–family residence –
Description: New two–level deck – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: This property is not subject to review by the Commission of Fine Arts under the Shipstead–Luce Act. Returned without action.



SL Number: S.L. 14–013
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–047
Address: 2520 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Embassy of Japan –
Description: Modifications to windows – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to doors and windows, including the installation of security bars at three windows, the masonry infill of one existing window opening, and modifications to the the existing front entry door, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013, provided that all security bars match, preferably by making the new bars match the existing bars, and pending the receipt of revised drawings. Recommend that the frame of the existing front entry door be modified to prevent a flush condition between the reversed door and the face of the existing frame. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–014
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–048
Address: 301 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Owner(s): Restaurant –
Description: Storefront modifications – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the replacement of an existing projecting storefront corner bay, the construction of a new shallow storefront bay on 3rd Street SE, repairs and modifications to brick paving in public space, and the installation of two surface–applied vinyl letter signs above the restaurant entrances for Pret A Manger, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013, pending the receipt of revised drawings. Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for one surface–applied vinyl sign on the northern bay facing 3rd Street and three double-faced projecting signs, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013. Refer to DC Public Space. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–015
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–049
Address: 333 2nd Street, NE, Unit 401
Owner(s): Multi–family residence –
Description: Window replacement – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of replacement windows in one unit of a condominium building, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–016
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–050
Address: 333 2nd Street, NE, Unit 402
Owner(s): Multi–family residence –
Description: Window replacement – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of replacement windows in one unit of a condominium building, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–017
HPA Number: H.P.A. N/A
Address: 6101 16th Street, NW
Owner(s): Multi–family residence –
Description: Cellular antennas – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the temporary installation of roof top cellular antennas and equipment for Verizon Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013 and supplemental materials received and dated 19 November 2013, pending the receipt of drawings showing a revised design for the permanent installation of the antennas. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–019
HPA Number: H.P.A. N/A
Address: 1716 Holly Street, NW
Owner(s): Single–family residence –
Description: Addition and renovation – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing garden room, the addition of a second floor above the garden room, and modifications to an existing window opening, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–020
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–054
Address: 1321 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Owner(s): The National Theatre –
Description: Sign modifications – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of one new poster box adjacent to the existing box office entrance, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013, provided that the attachments are made into stone joints only and that the height and appearance of the box matches the existing boxes, and pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of a new projecting hanging sign holder to be installed above the existing box office entrance. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–021
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–055
Address: 2130 P Street, NW
Owner(s): Multi–family residence –
Description: Replacement awnings and signs – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of replacement awnings and signs, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013 and supplemental materials received and dated 13 November 2013 and 14 November 2013. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–022
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–056
Address: 740 15th Street, NW
Owner(s): Office building –
Description: Entrance canopies and signs – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for two wall-mounted, externally-illuminated signs, one free-standing menu case, and one projecting entrance canopy in public space for Joe's Stone Crab, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013 and supplemental materials received and dated 18 November 2013, pending the receipt of revised drawings. Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for a second projecting entrance canopy in public space, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013 and supplemental materials received and dated 18 November 2013. Refer to DC Public Space Committee. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.



SL Number: S.L. 14–023
HPA Number: H.P.A. TBD
Address: 600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Owner(s): Watergate Office Building –
Description: Exterior lounge area and landscape modifications – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept for modifications to the site of the Watergate to accommodate exterior dining for Ancora Restaurant, including a roofed bar structure, a fire pit, a bocce court, and modifications to the paved and planted surfaces of the terrace, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2013. Submission conforms with the Commission's previous advice for a simpler and more integrated design within this monumental modernist context. Recommend that the applicant consult with CFA and DC Historic Preservation Office staff in the development of the design prior to the submission of a permit application. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission. (Previous: S.L. 13–126)



SL Number: S.L. 14–024
HPA Number: H.P.A. 14–063
Address: 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW / 445 11th Street, NW
Owner(s): Office building –
Description: Renovations and sidewalk seating for restaurant – Permit

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing restaurant space to be used by Tadich Grill, including new storefront windows and doors, a new marquee, a new awning, a new corner entrance, and two sidewalk seating areas, as shown in materials received and dated 13 November 2013. Submission conforms with previously approved concept. Recommend that a darker color be used for the marquee. Forward a separate submission for signs when ready. Refer to National Capital Planning Commission. Refer to National Park Service. Refer to DC Public Space Committee. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval. (Previous: S.L. 14–002)

Last Modified: November 22, 2013