Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 20 December 2007

OG 07-186

HPA number
HPA 07-295
Location

1626-1632 Wisconsin Avenue, NW (rear)
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New construction of townhouses
Review Type
Concept - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to general concept in massing and height for proposed two townhouses as shown in supplemental drawings dated 19 November 2007. File new submission of concept design for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 07-270

HPA number
HPA 07-437
Location

1617 29th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Landscape plan, retaining wall, steps, fountain, terrace, relocation of condensers, generator
Review Type
Permit - Revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed landscape plan including retaining walls, steps, fountain, terrace, relocation of condensers and generator pit as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate first condenser located behind line of chimney on North wall to diminish visibility from 29th St. Proposed metal fence was deleted from this permit application. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-273

HPA number
HPA 07-440
Location

1318 28th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Addition of two shed dormers at rear
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed addition of two shed dormers at rear as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate flat seam copper siding at dormers and 7/8-inch muntins. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-283

HPA number
HPA 07-454
Location

3022 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Light fixtures
Review Type
Permit - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed light fixtures as shown in supplemental information received and dated 7 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review and approval by The L'Enfant Trust, which holds an easement on this property, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-001

HPA number
HPA 08-006
Location

1225 37th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replace trim, front door, repair original windows
Review Type
Permit - additional information
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed repair of existing stucco on chimney, repair of trim, replacement of window trim to match existing, and replacement of entry door with solid wood door, as indicated in supplemental information dated 10 December 2007. The replacement of the wood siding with Hardiplank was NOT approved and was deleted from this permit application. The original windows were re-installed on the 37th St facade. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-005

HPA number
HPA 08-010
Location

3214 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Gore Dean Antiques
Property
Gore Dean Antiques
Description
Enlarge bay window glazing, sign, and existing metal gate
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to lower sill of bay window with new glazing to match existing, for sign painted on fascia board reading 'Gore Dean Antiques', and for existing iron security gate in passageway as shown in supplemental drawings dated 27 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-012

HPA number
HPA 08-095
Location

3222 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Georgetown Park
Property
Georgetown Park
Description
Alterations to facade: new entrance and storefronts, window replacement, skylights
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to general concept for proposed alterations to facade including new entrance and storefronts, skylight at center of roof, and window replacements at second floor as shown in supplemental drawings dated 26 November 2007. Recommend use of 2/2 windows. Request information on the placement and character of storefronts behind entrance opening be included in submission of concept development drawings.

OG 08-024

HPA number
HPA 08-025
Location

3022 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement front door
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed front doors as specified in drawing received and dated 16 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review and approval by The L'Enfant Trust, which holds an easement on this property, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-029

HPA number
HPA 08-048
Location

1078 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Capitol Restaurant Concepts Ltd - Paul caf\'e9
Property
Paul Bakery & Café
Description
Alterations for new storefront
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to general concept for proposed alterations for new storefront with 3-ft projecting bay, and large segmental-arch, glazed opening on second floor. File new submission of working drawings, including roof plan, with details and dimensions to Commission when ready.

OG 08-032

HPA number
HPA 08-051
Location

1204 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Global Division
Property
Global Division
Description
Awnings and signs - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that the signs were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for re-covering of awnings and for lettering on valance of awning over entry door reading 'Global Division' and for ONLY one line of lettering on valance of awnings over windows. Temporary banners must be removed no later than 31 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-033

HPA number
HPA 08-053
Location

3229 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Tommy Hilfiger
Property
Tommy Hilfiger
Description
Sign
Review Type
Permit - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed sign composed of 7 1/2-inch high lettering reading 'Tommy Hilfiger' pin-mounted to new stone panels above entry door. Black Sunbrella fabric awnings without lettering, 1-inch high lettering on storefront glass, and light sconces at either side of entry door were previously approved. See case OG 07-244. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-035

HPA number
HPA 08-055
Location

3255 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Chipotle
Property
Chipotle Mexican Grill
Description
Shed for trash enclosure off rear alley - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that work was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing temporary trash enclosure as shown in drawings received and dated 16 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-037

HPA number
HPA 08-057
Location

3256 Prospect Street, NW
United States

Owner
Doyle NY Auctioneers and Appraisers
Property
Doyle NY Auctioneers and Appraisers
Description
Awning and sign - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that the awning and sign were installed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing awnings with lettering on valance reading 'Doyle New York, Auctioneers and Appraisers'. The Commission recommends a waiver of the 12-inch restriction for the valance height in this installation. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-040

HPA number
HPA 08-060
Location

1321 Wisconsin Avenue, NW (rear)
United States

Owner
N Gen
Property
N Gen
Description
Alterations to window openings and new window openings
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations for new window openings and industrial casement sashes on three sides of alley building. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-041

HPA number
HPA 08-061
Location

3336 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
L'Eclat de Verre
Property
L'eclat de Verre
Description
Sign scheme
Review Type
Permit - revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed double sided metal sign with 4-1/8-in. letters reading 'L'Eclat de Verre' and two lights set perpendicular to facade on top of projecting bay as specified in supplemental drawing received and dated 10 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-042

HPA number
HPA 08-063
Location

3313 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
P Street Trust
Description
Replace first floor windows at rear with French doors
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed alterations to window openings for French doors at first floor level of porch on rear wing which would be detrimental to the historic fabric and character of this contributing building. Recommend only rear window below second floor door be altered as previously approved under case OG 07-140.

OG 08-043

HPA number
HPA 08-064
Location

3333 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Brick garden wall to replace wood fence on rear yard, motorized gates and wood fence along driveway
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for revisions to approved design for a new brick garden wall, and for replacement of the double-sided wood fence and gates as shown in supplemental drawings dated 23 November 2007. New motorized gates will match existing, equipment will not be visible. Fence and gates must be painted or stained. Metal poles to support bamboo are not part of this application and must be submitted for review. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-044

HPA number
HPA 08-065
Location

2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
3000 Whitehaven Street, NW - British School of Washington
Property
British School of Washington
Description
Sign, retaining wall, landscaping
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations including replacement sign composed of 6 1/2-inch high pin-mounted brass letters reading 'British School of Washington' above entrance doors; and for retaining wall, wooden benches and landscaping as shown in drawings received and dated 28 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-046

HPA number
HPA 08-067
Location

1111 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Coverings Etc.
Property
Coverings Etc.
Description
Signs at 2nd story, replacement doors, light fixtures
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed alterations for new doors, lights, and sign with 9-in. aluminum letters, at corners, reading 'Coverings Etc' as shown in drawings received 23 November 2007. File new submission of working drawings with details and dimensions to Commission when ready.

OG 08-047

HPA number
HPA 08-068
Location

1302 35th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement front door and surround
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed front door and trim as specified in supplemental information received 3 December 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-048

HPA number
HPA 08-069
Location

3413 Dent Place, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Enclose front yard with fence and gate
Review Type
Permit - Revised design
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for 4'-6" high iron fence and gates with brick piers aligned with front wall of adjacent house to enclose front yard as proposed. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-049

HPA number
HPA 08-070
Location

3249 N Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
One-story garden structure, in-ground swimming pool, raze garage structure, parking pad off alley
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed free-standing one-story garden structure, in-ground swimming pool, storage shed, razing of non-contributing garage structure and for parking pad off rear alley. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-051

HPA number
HPA 08-072
Location

1346 28th Street, NW
United States

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

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 November 2007 indicate that revised design for two-story rear addition will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 08-052

HPA number
HPA 08-073
Location

3327 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Roof cut-out for deck
Review Type
Permit - revised design
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for proposed alterations for roof-cut out for deck which is inconsistent with the character of the historic district and this significant contributing historic building. Lack of visibility from public space was not determinable by submitted materials.

OG 08-055

HPA number
HPA 08-079
Location

1516 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Commercial
Property
Commercial
Description
Alterations to storefront base with stone tiles - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that the alterations to the storefront base were completed prior to review or permit. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing stone tiles on base of storefront bay window. Recommend tiles be removed and surface beneath be restored to original condition. Restoration work must be completed no later than 31 March 2008.

OG 08-056

HPA number
HPA 08-080
Location

3014 N Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replace double gate on rear alley
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 21 November 2007 indicate that proposed replacement sliding gate at bottom of private alley will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 08-058

HPA number
HPA 08-082
Location

1320 31st Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Underground garage
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

Due to the lack of visibility from a public thoroughfare, there is no objection to concept design for the proposed underground garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 11 December 2007 which indicate that there will be no change to the building fabric above grade, including no demolition of existing garage, nor partial demolition of garage's north wall, nor alterations to paving, drive, sidewalk, fences, garden walls, or garage door, PROVIDED existing adjacent mature landscape which contributes to the character of this property and the historic district will be retained undamaged. File new submission of working drawings, including dimensions, details, and landscape plan, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Commission notes that additional concerns beyond the purview of this office will be addressed by the appropriate agency of the District Government.

OG 08-060

HPA number
HPA 08-084
Location

3327 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Landscape regrading, front walkway; brick walls, trellis, terrace and wood screens in rear yard
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance to permit for proposed landscape plan including regrading and walkway in front yard, brick garden walls, terraces, pergola, wood screens, and trellis in rear yard. Working drawings conform to approved concept design (See case OG 08-017). Existing iron fence and gate in front yard will remain. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-061

HPA number
HPA 08-086
Location

3235 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Offices
Property
Offices
Description
Alterations: replacement doors, roof mechanical equipment
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations as shown in drawings received and dated 21 November 2007. Note: Because the application is pending final zoning review any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 08-064

HPA number
HPA 08-098
Location

1413 30th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Three-story rear addition for elevator
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 20 November 2007 indicate that proposed three-story rear addition for elevator will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.