Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 17 May 2007

OG 07-081

HPA number
HPA 07-115
Location

3058 R Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to eat and rear facades, new stone terrace
Review Type
Concept
Superseded By
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Concept case is superseded by new concept application under OG 07-137.

OG 07-086

HPA number
HPA 07-127
Location

3245 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement windows, alterations to width of rear door - in progress
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement windows on front facade with Pella all-wood 1/1 double-hung Architect Series LX windows, and for aluminum-clad windows to match same detailing on side and rear facades, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 24 April and 21 May 2007 PROVIDED half-screens are used. Front door will be retained and repaired. Replacement rear fence and alteration to door opening at rear facade are deleted from this permit application. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-094

HPA number
HPA 07-142
Location

1235 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New basement entrance at rear, relocate gas meter to rear
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for front basement entrance stairs as shown in drawings dated 16 March 2007, which, as proposed, is inappropriate to this building and the historic district. File new submission of detailed drawings for two proposed basement windows on bay with separate permit application for review by the Commission when ready. Note is made that windows were replaced and two new window openings were installed without review or permit and must be submitted for review separately.

OG 07-095

HPA number
HPA 07-143
Location

1681 32nd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement retaining wall in front yard
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for alterations to raise height of existing brick retaining wall. Recommend repair of existing wall and stair.

OG 07-103

HPA number
HPA 07-154
Location

3333 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Existing back-lit sign, remove internally-illuminated sign box
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for existing sign composed of 12-inch high back-lit letters reading 'Artefacto' installed on the historic facade. The oversized internally-illuminated sign box on new building, which is inappropriate to the historic district, was NOT approved and must be removed no later than 30 June 2007. The Commission regrets that the permit for the oversized and back-lit signs was issued incorrectly prior to and without Commission's review or approval. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-104

HPA number
HPA 07-155
Location

3306 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Back-lit sign on facade. Stainless steel canopy and projecting banners along alley
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for alterations, as proposed, to the building. No objection to pin-mounted back-lit letters no taller than 12" reading 'Ligne Roset' on street facade. Reduce number of banners and length of steel and glass canopy along alley. File new submission, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 07-110

HPA number
HPA 07-161
Location

1215 36th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Two permanent banners
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for two proposed banners with lettering no greater than 12" in height PROVIDED marine blue fabric and brushed aluminum bracket are used. Brackets to be attached through mortar joints. 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 07-116

HPA number
HPA 07-177
Location

2906 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Awnings and signs - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for three awnings with logo on valances, and for 8-inch high letters reading 'Ed Chasen Fine Art' and logo mounted on wall. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-117

HPA number
HPA 07-178
Location

3222 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Relocation of awnings and signs - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for relocation of awnings and sign scheme composed of lettering on each valance reading 'Sisley'. Work conforms to previous recommendations under case OG 06-156). Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-119

HPA number
HPA 07-183
Location

3333 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Sign
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for new sign scheme composed of vinyl leaves and 12" tall letters reading 'sweetgreen' per drawings dated 13 April 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 07-120

HPA number
HPA 07-184
Location

1660 33rd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Sign - existing
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

The Commission regrets that sign was installed prior to review or permit. Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for existing 1'-6" high sign which is inappropriate to the historic building. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed new sign composed of 12-inch high brass letters reading 'Used Books' on sign panel to replace existing oversized letters, as shown in option on supplemental drawings dated 18 April 2007. Work must be completed no later than 31 August 2007. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-121

HPA number
HPA 07-185
Location

1245 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement copper roof
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit to replace existing metal roofing with standing seam copper, including copper gutter/downspout, and for repair of wood eave in-kind. 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 07-122

HPA number
HPA 07-186
Location

1242 29th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Repair windows, replace front door, new mechanical equipment on roof
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement front door, new light fixture and new mechanical equipment on roof, which will be located so as to limit visibility from public thoroughfare, as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 2 May 2007. Front and side windows will be repaired. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-124

HPA number
HPA 07-189
Location

3306 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Addition of front and rear dormers, replacement metal roof
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
No objection to concept design for proposed new dormers at front and rear as shown in drawings dated 13 April 2007. Submit working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 07-128

HPA number
HPA 07-194
Location

3100 Dumbarton Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Add shed dormer between existing pediment dormers at south
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for proposed shed dormer between existing dormers on south slope of roof as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 7 May 2007 which indicate face of new dormer set-back 12-inches from existing dormers. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-129

HPA number
HPA 07-195
Location

3241 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Awning and sign
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for proposed canvas awning with lettering reading 'Hook' on slope. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-130

HPA number
HPA 07-196
Location

1025 31st Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
One-story rear addition
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 18 April 2007 indicate that proposed rear addition will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Remnant of public alley at rear is not accessible. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board. Alterations to front facade and new sign are deleted from this concept application.

OG 07-132

HPA number
HPA 07-198
Location

3314 P Street, NW (rear)
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to carriage house and garage
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-133

HPA number
HPA 07-199
Location

3312 P Street, NW (rear)
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to carriage house and garage
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-134

HPA number
HPA 07-200
Location

3316 P Street, NW (rear)
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to carriage house and garage - in progress
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work was initiated prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for alterations to carriage house and garage as shown in supplemental drawings dated 20 April and 31 May which indicate installation of wood doors with fixed glass panel, two new Pella all-wood double-hung insulated windows with detailing to match existing, and Artisan garage door. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-135

HPA number
HPA 07-202
Location

2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New signs, flagpoles, and playgrounds
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
No objection to concept design for proposed new signs, flagpoles, and playground as shown in drawings dated 13 April 2007. Submit working drawings, including details and dimensions, with permit application for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 07-136

HPA number
HPA 07-203
Location

3255 N Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to house and site
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for removal of wood rear addition and for new window openings and site alterations provided in-ground landscaping is maintained as shown in supplemental drawings dated 13 April, and 14 and 23 May 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 07-138

HPA number
HPA 07-205
Location

3329 Reservoir Road, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations to rear door openings
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 18 April 2007 indicate that proposed alterations to rear door openings at first floor level will not be visible from public thoroughfare. Refer to the Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 07-142

HPA number
HPA 07-209
Location

2001 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations for new entrance and handicapped access ramp
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for proposed alterations for new entrance and handicapped access ramp as shown in supplemental drawings dated 6 June 2007 which indicate use of clear glass on storefront pulled away from columns, replication of historic railing detailing, and an address pin-mounted to new precast sign panel. Canopy is removed 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 07-143

HPA number
HPA 07-214
Location

3418 O Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations for French doors at rear
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for new French doors and iron balcony at rear as shown in drawings dated 20 April 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 07-145

HPA number
HPA 07-212
Location

3251 Q Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New board fence and replacement fence
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for proposed replacement of fence and gate with new 7-ft high board and batten wood fence and for new fence along property line as shown in supplemental drawings dated 1 May 2007. New fence and gate must be painted or stained with finished side facing onto public space.

OG 07-146

HPA number
HPA 07-213
Location

1609 33rd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New metal fence and gate - in progress
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for new metal fence with solid panels as shown in supplemental drawings dated 10 May 2007. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-148

HPA number
HPA 07-215
Location

1665-1667 34th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Replace existing balconies with steel balcony, replace 2nd floor windows, add skylight
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work on windows was completed prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for existing alterations to windows at second floor level, for added skylight and roof vents, and for proposed steel stairs and balconies at rear. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-149

HPA number
HPA 07-218
Location

3144 N Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
New door, existing masonry opening
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to issuance of permit for new wood door in existing masonry opening; new sconces to use existing junction boxes as shown in supplemental drawings dated 3 May 2007. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-150

HPA number
HPA 07-188
Location

3307 M Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Safety railing for new roof terrace - in progress
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
The Commission regrets that work on the rooftop railing was begun prior to review or permit. No objection to issuance of permit for railing and planters on roof per drawings submitted 13 April 2007. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-152

HPA number
HPA 07-220
Location

3333 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Demolition of garden walls, gates, rear deck and fence
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed demolition of garden walls, gates, rear deck and fence in coordination with future construction at rear, which received prior approval under case OG 07-033. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-153

HPA number
HPA 07-221
Location

3333 P Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Retaining wall and replacement board fence
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed retaining wall and 7-ft high wood board fence as shown in supplemental drawings dated 25 April 2007, in coordination with future construction at rear, which received prior approval under case OG 07-033. 20-ft high metal poles to support bamboo plants are deleted from this permit application. Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved design must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.

OG 07-155

HPA number
HPA N/A
Location

3014 Q Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Shed at basement level under first floor porch at rear
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Returned without Action. Submitted materials and a site visit of 2 May 2007 indicate that proposed shed at basement level under first floor porch at rear will not be visible from public thoroughfare.

OG 07-157

HPA number
HPA 07-240
Location

2727 Q Street, NW
United States

Owner
Residence
Property
Residence
Description
Foundation to grade for future two-story rear addition and front porch
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for proposed excavation and foundation-to-grade work in coordination with proposed two-story rear addition and front porch. Note is made that foundation work is at applicant's risk since above ground work is still under concept review. (See case OG 07-139). Note: Because application is pending final zoning review, any subsequent modifications to the approved work must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval.