Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 15 October 2015

OG 15-071

HPA number
HPA 15-115
Location

2707 N Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Rear additions
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Concept application has been inactive for an extended period of time.

OG 15-120

HPA number
HPA 15-223
Location

3255-3259 Prospect Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Mixed-use
Description
New construction
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Concept application has been inactive for an extended period of time.

OG 15-190

HPA number
HPA 15-349
Location

3417 R Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Demolition, rear addition, alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed rear addition and demolition of rear ell as shown in supplemental drawings received ___ October 2015 PROVIDED that the ridge of the addition is lowered, the canopy on the two-story bay is deleted and the portion of side porch in front of addition is removed. File new submission at DCRA of design development drawings, including dimensioned architectural details and cut-sheets with concept application for review by the Commission prior to filing for permit review.

OG 15-224

HPA number
HPA 15-431
Location

1316 34th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
New garage with roof deck
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit application has been inactive for an extended period of time.

OG 15-254

HPA number
HPA 15-465
Location

3264 S Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Additions and alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for second-story gambrel addition, dormers, and fenestration alterations, and side addition to existing garage per supplemental drawings received 18 September 2015 PROVIDED east dormer, shutters, and front entrance overhang are reconfigured. File new submission at DCRA of working drawings, including architectural details, with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 15-256

HPA number
HPA 15-467
Location

1611 29th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit application was withdrawn by written request by the applicant.

OG 15-261

HPA number
HPA 15-472
Location

3247 P Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for alterations, including French doors at rear, new window opening at second floor, replacement doors at rear, skylight and sliding wood gate as shown in supplemental drawings received 17 September 2015 which indicate that chimneys will be retained, PROVIDED skylight is not visible from a public thoroughfare and that the design of fence is coordinated with design for sliding gate. The cladding of the stairs and the new window openings on east (alley) wall were deleted from the scope of work. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, cut-sheets and product literature with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 15-290

HPA number
HPA 15-538
Location

1242 29th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed replacement double-glazed windows with simulated divided light muntins on front facade and for proposed clad windows at rear, which are not appropriate to the character of the historic building or the district. Repair existing single-glazed wood windows on front facade, use interior storms. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, including architectural details and cut-sheets for wood windows, with permit application for replacement of windows at rear for review by the Commission. Note that The L'Enfant Trust holds an easement on this property.

OG 15-303

HPA number
HPA 15-551
Location

3411 Prospect Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Supplemental drawings and a site visit of 6 October 2015 indicate that proposed installation of solar panels on roof would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. The Commission questions the appropriateness of mounting solar panels to the front slope of the roof on a historic building. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the proposed design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for confirmation of visibility prior to the issuance of a permit. Note that gas meter located in front of basement window was not relocated to within the premises as indicated in the scope of work of previously approved submission OG 11-116.

OG 15-305

HPA number
HPA 15-553
Location

3424 P Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for new four-panel front door, concrete basement stair at rear, re-cladding porch enclosure with wood siding, and new wood windows as shown in supplemental drawings received ___ October 2015. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-310

HPA number
HPA 15-559
Location

3219-B M Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for new tripartite door unit with sidelights and wood panels per supplemental drawings received 15 September 2015. File new submission at DCRA of detail drawings and specifications with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 15-313

HPA number
HPA 15-562
Location

3319 N Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows and doors
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of windows and doors as shown in supplemental drawings received 8 October 2015 which indicate 1/1 double-glazed wood windows, separated by wood mullions on front of bay, and a five panel wood door and transom on front facade to match detailing of windows and door at 3313 N Street, NW; 2/2 double-glazed wood windows with 1 3/4-inch wide muntins and wood doors at rear, and half-screens only, PROVIDED door hardware has an oil rubbed bronze finish. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-318

HPA number
HPA 15-569
Location

3206 N Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Signs - Mashburn
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for pin-mounted halo-lit 12-inch tall channel letters reading "Sid Mashburn" and "Ann Mashburn" per drawings received 18 September 2015. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-319

HPA number
HPA 15-570
Location

1623 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Signs and awning - Carine's Bridal
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of a permit for proposed non-illuminated sign comprised of letters no taller than 12 inches reading "Carine's Bridal" mounted to top of bay window, for plaque to the side of the door, and for awning with logo at entry door, PROVIDED all attachments to the wall are made through mortar joints only. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-320

HPA number
HPA 15-588
Location

3043 P Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Window and door replacement
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed window and door replacement as shown in supplemental drawings received 2 October 2015 which indicate that the windows are sized to fit the existing masonry openings, are wood, include a profiled brick mold, and have 6 lights. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-322

HPA number
HPA 15-598
Location

1042 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Back-lit sign and decals - Soulcycle
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed back-lit sign composed of pin-mounted letters reading “SoulCycle”, and for decals on door and on storefront glazing as shown in supplemental drawings received 14 October 2015 which indicate letters no taller than 12 inches located above entry door as per previous recommendation OG 15-152, PROVIDED that light source and conduit are not visible, and that all wall penetrations are made through the mortar joints. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-324

HPA number
HPA 15-600
Location

3021 N Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 15 September 2015 indicate that proposed installation of solar panels on roof would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. All equipment to be located within the premises except for the conduit at the rear wall. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 15-326

HPA number
HPA 15-602
Location

3011 Cambridge Place, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows and door
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submitted materials, including information received 23 September 2015, and a site visit on 15 September 2015 indicate that proposed replacement of windows and door at the first floor of rear ell would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 15-327

HPA number
HPA 15-603
Location

1326 30th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replace window sashes
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Submitted material is not sufficient for review. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, including window cut sheets, with permit application for review by the Commission. See the Submission Requirements for Replacement Window Proposals at www.cfa.gov.

OG 15-328

HPA number
HPA 15-604
Location

3059 M Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Signs - Bluemercury
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Submitted material is not sufficient for review. File new submission at DCRA of construction drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for each sign for review by the Commission.

OG 15-329

HPA number
HPA 15-605
Location

1614 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Restaurant
Description
Mechanical equipment
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submitted materials and a site visit on 15 September 2015 indicate that proposed installation of mechanical equipment on roof of one-story rear wing would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 15-331

HPA number
HPA 15-607
Location

1200 Potomac Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Mixed-use
Description
Replacement fence, re-grading planting bed
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that fence and retaining wall were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of stockade fence with a 7-feet tall wood vertical board fence with a flat top aligned with existing metal gate and for re-grading of planting bed to eliminate retaining wall as shown in drawings received 16 September 2015. Light fixture at entrance was deleted from this permit application. Fence to be painted or stained with an opaque stain. Remove wood edging at tree bed on public space. Corrective work to be completed no later than 31 January 2016. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-332

HPA number
HPA 15-609
Location

1412 28th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Submitted materials are not sufficient for review. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, including existing and proposed plans and elevations, architectural details and cut-sheets for the windows, with permit application for review by the Commission. See the Submission Requirements for Replacement Window Proposals at www.cfa.gov.

OG 15-333

HPA number
HPA 15-610
Location

1611 29th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations, work in public space
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to introduce 12-feet-wide garage door as shown in supplemental drawings received 14 October 2015 which indicate stone panels below existing stone jack arch recessed 4 inches. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed work on public space including new 12-feet-wide driveway, alterations to existing curb-cut for a 9-feet wide apron, and repaving of sidewalk with brick pavers. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-334

HPA number
HPA 15-611
Location

3018 P Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Two-story rear addition, alteration
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for one new window at east elevation and two-story rear addition with wood windows and doors, wood trim, and flat-seam metal roof per drawings received 1 October 2015. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-335

HPA number
HPA 15-612
Location

1316 33rd Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submitted materials and a site visit on 15 September 2015 indicate that proposed alterations to masonry opening on west wall of carriage house would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 15-336

HPA number
HPA 15-613
Location

1318 33rd Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations, site work
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations and site work, including new stucco wall and fence to replace metal gate, brick terrace and walkways, wood fence, enclosure for pool equipment and landscaping as shown in supplemental drawings received 14 October 2015 PROVIDED that brick paving is permeable on sand and gravel base. Wood fence to be painted or stained with an opaque stain. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-337

HPA number
HPA 15-614
Location

1316 33rd Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations, site work
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations and site work, including replacement wood gate, gravel walkway, brick pavers, and removal of all exposed conduits, cables and vents as shown in supplemental drawings received 14 October 2015 PROVIDED that brick paving is permeable on sand and gravel base. Wood gate to be painted or stained with an opaque stain. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 15-338

HPA number
HPA 15-615
Location

1213 28th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Rear alterations, pergola
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for the proposed pergola and a pair of doors PROVIDED railing is mounted within masonry opening. File new submission at DCRA of working drawings including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 15-339

HPA number
HPA 15-616
Location

3045 P Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows, garage door, shutters - Existing alterations without review
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Submitted materials are not sufficient for review. The Commission regrets that the windows, shutters, garage door and light fixtures were replaced without review or permit. The replacement of the windows is not consistent with previous recommendation (see OG 13-221). These alterations are not appropriate to the character of the original property and the historic district. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, including existing and proposed plans and elevations, architectural details and cut-sheets for the windows, shutters, garage door, and light fixtures with permit application for review by the Commission. See the Submission Requirements for Replacement Window Proposals at www.cfa.gov.

OG 15-340

HPA number
HPA 15-617
Location

3107 Dumbarton Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Raise roof, rear addition, replacement windows, DEFS - Existing alterations without review
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

The Commission regrets the numerous exterior alterations and addition executed without a permit. The Commission recommends AGAINST the proposed alterations and addition per drawings received 18 September 2015 which are not consistent with 21 May 2015 recommendation OG 15-154 or the 16 July 2015 recommendation OG 15-259, nor compatible with the character of this 1898 free-standing residence. For further review of this project, the Commission requires professional quality drawings documenting original, current, and proposed conditions.