Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 19 November 2009

OG 09-318

HPA number
HPA 09-356
Location

3314 Reservoir Road, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows, alterations for screened rear porch, and roof top HVAC
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations, including rear screened porch, roof top mechanical equipment (where it will not be visible from public thoroughfare, and replacement window sashes as shown in supplemental drawings dated 13 November 2009, which indicate 1/1 insulated wood windows sized to fit masonry opening and matching dimensions, profile and details of original windows. Recommend covering upper sash's exposed track with wood insert to match historical appearance. 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 09-328

HPA number
HPA 09-366
Location

1517 27th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
2-story rear addition, replacement windows
Review Type
Concept - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for two-story rear addition and replacement window sashes on front facade as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 October 2009. Replacement sashes must match dimensions, profile and detailing of original sashes. Recommend use of painted brick. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details, and material samples, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 09-334

HPA number
HPA 09-375
Location

1075 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Lower floor level, remove brick steps
Review Type
Concept - revised design
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST concept design for proposed lowering of entry door and first floor structure. Existing fabric on street frontage must be retained as it is compatible with other entrances with stoops in the immediate context. Relationship of bottom of door with water table must be retained. See separate case OG 09-271 for concept review of and recommendation for other alterations and 2-story rear addition.

OG 09-337

HPA number
HPA 09-403
Location

1610 28th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for wood replacement windows with simulated-divided-lites with 3/4 inch muntins as shown in supplemental drawings dated 27 October 2009. 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 09-344

HPA number
HPA 09-410
Location

3212 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Partial demolition and new 2-story rear addition with basement
Review Type
Permit - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for partial demolition of structures behind historic building and for 2-story rear addition as shown in supplemental drawings dated 16 November 2009 which indicate reduction on the scope of the work to eliminate any work on the historic building and the area of the proposed hyphen connection to the rear addition. 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 working drawings, including details and dimensions, with separate permit application for renovation of historic building, for new fenced courtyard at front yard and for revised design for hyphen connection to the rear addition, for review by the Commission when ready. Recommend removal of metal siding to explore condition of original siding underneath prior to next review.

OG 09-350

HPA number
HPA 09-419
Location

3273 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Retail
Property
Retail
Description
Sign scheme, including 2 projecting signs for Lucky Brand Blue Jeans - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that signs and projecting signs were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing sign on fascia of storefront reading 'Lucky Brand Blue Jeans' and for existing lettering on two glass storefront windows ONLY. Existing projecting sign was not approved and must be removed no later than 31 December 2009. Proposed projecting signs were 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 09-352

HPA number
HPA 09-433
Location

3255 K Street, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Bike racks for Cycle Life USA on parking spaces
Review Type
Public Space Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that a third blade sign and new light fixtures were installed on storefront prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of Public Space Permit for installation of bicycle racks and bollards on two parking spaces in front of Cycle Life USA PROVIDED center blade sign and light fixtures installed on storefront are removed prior to the issuance of permit and no later than 31 December 2009. Note that a hanging banner sign for store was installed across the street on column for Whitehurst Freeway and must be removed as well. 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 10-001

HPA number
HPA 10-001
Location

1855 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Grocery store
Property
Grocery store
Description
Signs for Safeway
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed back-lit signs reading 'Safeway' and for proposed 'parking' signs. Submitted materials conform to previously approved design during review of new building under case OG 09-078. File new submission for signs for first floor retail with separate permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 10-003

HPA number
HPA 10-007
Location

3036 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Repair front facade and anchor stars
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for new wood window with 7/8" simulated divided lights per supplemental details received 9 November 2009 and new scored stucco front elevation, with metal bracing as required.

OG 10-004

HPA number
HPA 10-008
Location

1421 29th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to rear yard and mural on wall
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear yard including mural mounted on side wall of adjacent property at 1415 29th St. Mounting attached through mortar joints ONLY, which is a reversible installation with minimal damage to brick. Note is made that The L'Enfant trust holds an easement on the property at 1415 29th St. 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 10-005

HPA number
HPA 10-009
Location

3008 Q Street, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Sign on window for Sara's Market
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for 6" vinyl lettering reading 'Dry Cleaners Alterations' for existing show window.

OG 10-006

HPA number
HPA 10-010
Location

1206 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Alterations to front facade, bay window addition on side
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to general concept for alterations to front elevation, and new bay at north. The Commission is strongly supportive of trash consolidation at the west side to improve the appearance of the surrounding area. File new Concept application with revised design for front and side bay with the Commission when ready.

OG 10-008

HPA number
HPA 10-012
Location

1855 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Grocery store and parking garage
Property
Grocery store and parking garage
Description
Revisions to approved design for Safeway
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for revisions to approved design as proposed on drawings dated 16 October 2009 which reflect comments from DCRA Technical Review and do not deviate significantly from the approved design (see previous case OG 09-078).

OG 10-009

HPA number
HPA 10-013
Location

3800 Reservoir Road, NW
United States

Owner
Georgetown University - MedStar Hospital
Property
Georgetown University – MedStar Hospital
Description
Oxygen Tank Courtyard, temporary installation of oxygen tanks
Review Type
Permit – revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed revisions to approved design which, as indicated on submitted materials, will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Installation of temporary oxygen tanks on roadbed behind construction fence with scrim does not deviate from previous permit drawings (see case OG 08-211). Temporary installation will remain only during construction of oxygen tank courtyard, not to exceed one year. Existing wall will not be altered. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design that would make any part of the work visible must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 10-010

HPA number
HPA 10-014
Location

1416 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to garage for second floor
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to rear garage for a second floor as shown in supplemental drawings dated 16 November 2009 which indicate hand formed standing seam copper cladding above brick wall and wood windows with 7/8 inch true-divided-ligths muntins. 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 10-011

HPA number
HPA 10-015
Location

3136-3138 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residences
Property
Residences
Description
Rear brick garden walls
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 October 2009 indicate that proposed brick garden walls will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-012

HPA number
HPA 10-016
Location

3268 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Rear covered parking pad off alley
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed covered parking pad off rear alley as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 October 2009. Recommend brick face on party wall to support roof. File new submission of working drawings, including details, dimensions and material samples, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 10-013

HPA number
HPA 10-017
Location

1649 35th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
One story rear accessory building
Review Type
Concept - options
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Concept application for one-story accessory building / garden house and swimming pool at rear of property was withdrawn by written request of applicant.

OG 10-014

HPA number
HPA 10-018
Location

1312 33rd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement front stoop
Review Type
Public Space Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of Public Space Permit for replacement of stoop with new brick stairs to match existing stoop on adjacent building, including re-using existing 32-inch high metal railing. Note that new fanlight above door must match one on adjacent house as previously approved under case OG 08-273. 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 10-015

HPA number
HPA 10-019
Location

3200 Q Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Addition of dormers and alterations
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for alterations to entrance surround, new dormers, and window/door alterations at rear as shown in drawings dated and received 16 October 2009. 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 10-016

HPA number
HPA 10-021
Location

1209-1211 Potomac Street, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Alteration to first floor window, replacement picture window – existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. No graphic materials were submitted for review. See attached 'Submission Requirements for Permit Review' and 'Submission Requirements for Replacement Window Proposals'. The Commission regrets that the work at 1209 was completed prior to review or permit. File new submission of required drawings and photographs, including details and dimensions, for all existing and proposed alterations with new permit application for review by the Commission when ready. See previous Recommendations under cases OG 09-302, OG 09-301, OG 09-043, OG 09-042, OG 08-292, OG 08-026, OG 08-025, and OG 07-213.

OG 10-017

HPA number
HPA 10-022
Location

1524 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Replacement slate roof
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed slate roof replacement.

OG 10-018

HPA number
HPA 10-025
Location

1011 Paper Mill Court, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New window opening at attic level
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 16 September 2009 during concept review (OG 09-343) indicate that proposed new window opening at attic level will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-019

HPA number
HPA 10-032
Location

1423 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residential
Property
Residential
Description
Replacement fence
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 November 2009 indicate that proposed replacement fence will not be from public thoroughfare. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-023

HPA number
HPA 10-042
Location

1511 33rd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Enclose porch area at basement level, addition of glass bay
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 16 September 2009 during concept review (OG 09-342) indicate that proposed enclosure of rear porch and new glass bay at garden level will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-026

HPA number
HPA 10-051
Location

1611 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Bank
Property
Bank
Description
Sign scheme for TD Bank
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for revised design for two back-lit signs reading TD Bank as shown in drawings dated 10 November 2009 which indicate a metal return on the channel letter to block visibility of the light source and a white background panel. Drawings conform to previously approved design (see case OG 09-316).

OG 10-036

HPA number
HPA 10-061
Location

1649 35th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Swimming pool, patio and landscaping
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 November 2009 indicate that proposed swimming pool and alterations to rear yard, including permeable terrace and planting beds, will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-038

HPA number
HPA 10-063
Location

1337 27th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations for new French doors
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 November 2009 indicate that proposed alterations to window openings on lower level for French doors will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 10-041

HPA number
HPA 10-066
Location

1351 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Repair of "Georgetown" neon sign
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed repair of historic neon sign reading 'Georgetown' as indicated in supplemental information dated 18 November 2009 which indicate metal background for letters painted black.

OG 10-042

HPA number
HPA 10-067
Location

1351 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Roof top solar panels system
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 17 November 2009 indicate that proposed solar panels on roof are to be installed so that they will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.