Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 21 April 2016

OG 16-051

HPA number
HPA 16-083
Location

3225 M Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Door replacement
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

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

OG 16-068

HPA number
HPA 16-114
Location

3420 P Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Addition, demolition, replacement windows, site work
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed alterations, including one-story rear addition, demolition of northern bay of garage structure, porch enclosure at east elevation, replacement windows, and site work per supplemental drawings received 17 March 2016 which indicate rear addition reflects the character of an enclosed porch, retention of the kitchen window opening, and permeable terrace. Windows and stained glass on front facade to be retained and repaired. Guardrail on roof of front bay was not approved and was deleted. File new submission at DCRA of construction drawings, including architectural details, dimensions, cut-sheets and product literature, and landscape plan, with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 16-077

HPA number
HPA 16-125
Location

1661 35th Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Two-story plus basement rear addition, in-fill areaway, one-story side addition, demolition
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that the completed rear addition work and the amount of demolition of the brick wall did not conform to the approved plans. No objection to revision to permit for new window trim as shown in Option A of supplemental drawings received 18 March 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 16-100

HPA number
HPA 16-172
Location

3222-3236 M Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Storefront alterations - Anthropologie
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for removal of step at entrance and new recessed pair of wood doors per supplemental drawings received 21 March 2016. File new submission of construction documents, including dimensions, architectural details and cut-sheets with permit application at DCRA for review by the Commission. Recommend including deteriorated elements at second-story.

OG 16-101

HPA number
HPA 16-173
Location

2512 Q Street, NW
United States

Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Alterations, demolition, replacement windows
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed alterations, including demolition of lobby and elevator shafts; addition at eastern courtyard; new ADA ramp, walkways, terrace and landscaping at courtyards; and replacement of windows at rear per supplemental drawings received 17 March 2016 PROVIDED single-glazed wood windows on front facade are repaired, and metal canopies at third floor are located within the openings of the large windows only. File new submission at DCRA of detailed and dimensioned drawings, with permit application for review by the Commission.

OG 16-104

HPA number
HPA 16-176
Location

3048 N Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of multi-light windows at the second and third floors at the rear with 1/1 insulated all-wood windows per drawings received 24 March 2016 which indicate that windows on front facade, which are original, would be repaired, and the brick mould would be retained. Windows to be sized to fit masonry openings without fillers or secondary frame. Use half-screens only, if screens are desired. 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 16-113

HPA number
HPA 16-185
Location

3302 Prospect Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of multi-light windows at front facade with 1/1 all-wood insulated windows per information received 21 March 2016 which indicate half-screens and retention of original brick mould. Windows to be sized to fit masonry opening without fillers or secondary frame. 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 16-142

HPA number
HPA 16-237
Location

1525 29th Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Pool
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Although the proposed pool would not be visible from a public thoroughfare, the Commission regrets the amount of hardscape proposed for this property. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 16-143

HPA number
HPA 16-238
Location

3700 O Street, NW
United States

Property
Georgetown University - crew boat storage
Description
Chain-link fence
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Private property with crew boat storage is outside of the jurisdiction of the Old Georgetown Act.

OG 16-144

HPA number
HPA 16-239
Location

1529 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Sign - Zannchi
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed non-illuminated pin-mounted sign comprised of letters no taller than 12 inches reading "Zannchi" and logo per drawings received 24 March 2016 PROVIDED sign is located high enough to avoid obscuring the lintel and keystone above the door. Attachments to wall through mortar joints only. Lettering on valance of awnings was removed. 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 16-146

HPA number
HPA 16-245
Location

2804 P Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations at rear
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of wood railing at roof terrace above carport per drawings received 18 March 2016 which indicate 1 1/2-inch-square balusters and 2-inch clear spacing. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 16-147

HPA number
HPA 16-247
Location

3251 Prospect Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Marquee, sign - Morton's Steakhouse
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed marquee and sign comprised of letters no taller than 8 inches reading "Morton's the steakhouse" per drawings received 24 March 2016 which indicate that wall mounted sign and light fixtures would be removed PROVIDED that the proposed up-lighting for the letters would not also illuminate the wall and that no electric conduit is visible. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 16-149

HPA number
HPA 16-263
Location

1027 31st Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Replacement windows - Existing alterations without review
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that the replacement windows were installed and the electric meter relocated on front facade without review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for replacement windows PROVIDED that full-screens are removed and electric meter is relocated inside the building. Proposed sign and replacement door, which were not approved, were deleted from this permit application at the request by the applicant. 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 16-150

HPA number
HPA 16-266
Location

3271 M Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Sign - Lucky Brand
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for painted sign with letters no taller than 8 inches reading "Lucky Brand" per drawings received 18 March 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 16-151

HPA number
HPA 16-267
Location

3267 P Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Pool house alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to pool house at rear of lot, including new painted wood siding, gable roof, and wood deck per supplemental drawings received 20 April 2016 which indicate traditional detailing for the metal roof with 1-inch-tall hand-crimped standing seams, eaves no more than 10 inches deep, insulated all-wood windows and doors with 7/8-inch-wood SDL muntins, and only two light fixtures flanking the paired doors. Use half-screens if desired. Light fixtures to be down lights 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 16-152

HPA number
HPA 16-268
Location

2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Property
British International School of Washington
Description
Guard booth, fence, security elements
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed security measures at east entrance plaza including a guard booth, two walk-through metal detectors, brick piers, metal picket fence with two gates, and new paving to match existing per drawings received 24 March 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 16-153

HPA number
HPA 16-272
Location

1423 28th Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Roof replacement
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit to install new copper roof with 1-inch standing seams at 17" on center. 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 16-156

HPA number
HPA 16-276
Location

1115 30th Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Back-lit signs - United Bank
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign comprised of 6 1/2-inches-tall back-lit aluminum letters reading "United Bank" with 9-inches-tall-logo per drawings received 24 March and 6 April 2016 which indicate removal of flagpole and hardware at roof terrace, which were installed without review or permit and were not approved. 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 16-157

HPA number
HPA 16-277
Location

1001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Back-lit signs - United Bank
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed signs reading "United Bank", including back-lit signs at Wisconsin Avenue storefront and at K Street canopy, non-illuminated sign at ATM, and applied vinyl letters on the entry doors per drawings received 24 March and 6 April 2016 which indicate network panel deleted and replaced with information within the ATM surround. Existing signs and logos on transoms and above deposit box would be removed and not replaced. File new permit application at DCRA for ATM and deposit box, which were installed without review or permit, for review by the Commission. 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 16-158

HPA number
HPA 16-278
Location

3210 R Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Fence
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submission materials for 7-foot tall fence along east property line which would be set back from front of building would not be visible from a public thoroughfare and existing front yard fencing would not change. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 16-160

HPA number
HPA 16-280
Location

3111 K Street, NW
United States

Property
Mixed-use
Description
Sign - Colonial Parking
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed aluminum sign mounted to top of canopy at garage entrance with 8-inches-tall acrylic push-through internally-illuminated letters reading "Parking" and 2-feet-tall logo per drawings received 24 March 2016 PROVIDED that logo is not illuminated, that electric conduit is not visible, and that all parking banners mounted to Whitehurst Freeway columns are removed. 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 16-161

HPA number
HPA 16-281
Location

3289 M Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Alterations, Back-lit sign - Violet Boutique
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to storefront and sign comprised of back-lit letters no taller than 12 inches reading "Violet Boutique" mounted to metal panel per supplemental drawings received 8 April 2016. All attachments to be made through the mortar joints only. Electric conduits to be located where they would not be visible from public thoroughfare. 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 16-163

HPA number
HPA 16-283
Location

3300 Block O Street, NW
United States

Property
Sidewalk and roadbed
Description
Excavation for repair of D.C. Water sewer line
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed excavation of a 10 x 12 feet area for repair of sewer line per materials received 25 March 2015 which indicate that sidewalk brick, bluestone curb and granite pavers in road bed would be removed, stored, and re-installed to match existing conditions PROVIDED that bluestone curb is removed as one single piece, and that the new catch basin matches dimensions, texture, tint and finish of existing concrete. Coordinate site visit with Commission staff during reconstruction of surface conditions. 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 16-164

HPA number
HPA 16-285
Location

3222 M Street, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Metal louvers
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for two new louvers in CMU wall as documented in drawings received 23 March 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 16-166

HPA number
HPA 16-287
Location

2715 N Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Site work
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to revision to permit for 6-foot-wide front walk, trenches covered by sod, terraces, and wood fence and gate on brick retaining wall per supplemental drawings dated 13 April 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 16-170

HPA number
HPA 16-292
Location

2723 N Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alteration
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submission materials and a site visit on 22 March 2016 indicate that proposed window would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 16-171

HPA number
HPA 16-293
Location

2807 O Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Rear addition, alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit application with revised scope of work and a site visit on 22 March indicate that rear addition and alterations would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Recommend that non-compatible light fixtures on the front elevation that were installed without review or a permit are removed and brick is repaired. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 16-172

HPA number
HPA 16-294
Location

3323 O Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including replacement of multi-light window sashes on front facade with 1/1 all-wood sashes sized to fit masonry openings, new fenestration at rear, new raised rear terrace, re-paving of rear yard with permeable pavers on a sand and gravel base, and removal of roll-up garage door for new metal folding doors at alley per drawings received 22 March 2016 which indicate that front window well was deleted. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 16-174

HPA number
HPA 16-296
Location

1231-1235 31st Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to revision to permit for new steel casement and fixed windows/doors, skylights, and expanded terrace per supplemental drawings dated 11 April 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 16-176

HPA number
HPA 16-298
Location

1815 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Commercial
Description
Site work
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit application for site work and alterations to fence was withdrawn at the written request by the applicant.

OG 16-178

HPA number
HPA 16-300
Location

1544 33rd Street, NW
United States

Property
Residence
Description
Alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submission materials and a site visit on 22 March 2016 indicate that fenestration alterations would not be visible from a public thoroughfare. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.