Shipstead-Luce Appendix: CFA Meeting — 16 January 2020

SL 20-014

Location

8165 East Beach Drive, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Renovation & addition
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept for the renovation of and third floor addition to an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2019 and supplemental materials received and dated 10 December 2019, pending further consultation with staff on the design of the house, and pending the receipt of revised drawings. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 20-040

HPA number
HPA 20-067
Location

2038 Pierce Mill Road, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Rear alterations
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the relocation of a window to an existing door opening, and for the relocation of a door to an existing window opening, as shown in materials received and dated 7 February 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 25 February 2020. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-041

Location

798 Maine Avenue, SW
United States

Property
District Wharf (Parcel 4)
Description
Two signs
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of two signs for Orange Theory at an existing retail space, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Internally illuminated signs and blade signs are not permitted in the Shipstead-Luce Act area. Forward a new submission for signs that comply with sign regulations when ready.

SL 20-042

HPA number
HPA 20-099
Location

120 1/2 Rumsey Court, SE
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Rooftop solar installation
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a solar panel array on the roof of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 7 January 2020, PROVIDED that all associated electrical equipment be mounted in an unobtrusive location, and pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-043

HPA number
HPA 20-103
Location

729 15th Street, NW
United States

Property
Office building
Description
New sign
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a new non-illuminated sign for Morning Consult, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-044

HPA number
HPA 20-104
Location

1853 Irving Street, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
New parking pad, fence
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the partial demolition of an existing alley garage, the construction of a new fence and gate, and the installation of stamped concrete paving and planting areas in the rear yard, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-045

Location

1959 E Street, NW
United States

Property
Student residence hall
Description
Sign
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a replacement sign at an existing retail storefront for SecreTea, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 9 January 2020, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-046

HPA number
HPA 20-108
Location

1931 Park Road, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Renovation
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the renovation of a basement apartment in an existing house, including the installation of two aluminum-clad casement replacement windows and a replacement door, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 7 January 2020, PROVIDED that the windows are installed as full-frame replacements. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-047

HPA number
HPA 20-TBD
Location

3539 Williamsburg Lane, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Rear deck, new garage
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new garage and a new deck at an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, due to insufficient information for review. Forward a new and completely documented submission when ready. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

SL 20-048

Location

8224 West Beach Terrace, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Roof replacement
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a replacement asphalt shingle roof, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-050

HPA number
HPA 20-119
Location

1900 F Street, NW
United States

Property
The George Washington University - Thurston Hall
Description
Renovation and addition - site work only
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to the site of an existing building, including in public space, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. This review does not include any work on the building itself. Refer to DC Public Space Committee. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-051

Location

955 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
United States

Property
L'Enfant Plaza North Building
Description
Modifications to storefront
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to the storefront of one retail space in an existing office building, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, PROVIDED that the height of the proposed louver (including the frame and adjacent mullions) be no greater than the height of the existing horizontal band below, PROVIDED that the upper light remain a single large glazed unit with no joints or mullions, and pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-052

HPA number
HPA 20-121
Location

523 & 523 1/2 2nd Street, NE
United States

Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Replacement window and doors
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing two-family house, including the repairs and partial replacement of existing rear porches and the installation of replacement doors and windows, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Forward a new and complete submission, including elevations and photographs of all facades, survey information about existing original windows, and detail drawings and manufacturer's information for proposed replacement windows, doors, and cladding materials, as well as documentation of any other scope of work, such as exterior lighting, when ready. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

SL 20-053

Location

25 Louisiana Avenue, NW
United States

Property
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Description
Modifications to roof terrace
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing roof terrace, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2019. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-054

HPA number
HPA 20-122
Location

1327 4th Street, SW
United States

Property
Harbour Square
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing window well and window opening, including the installation of a larger and deeper steel areaway, a replacement steel grate, and a Fibrex replacement window in an enlarged masonry opening, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 13 January 2020, 14 January 2020, and 16 January 2020. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-055

Location

475 School Street, SW
United States

Property
Office building
Description
Renovation for Richard Wright Public Charter School
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept for modifications to an existing private office building for use by the Richard Wright Public Charter School, including the insertion of new window and door openings at the first floor, a new green roof, and modifications to the site, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 9 January 2020, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 20-056

HPA number
HPA 17-422
Location

441 4th Street, NW
United States

Property
Office building
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Property is under the control of the District of Columbia government and is not subject to the Shipstead-Luce Act. See Consent Calendar for 16 January 2020, case number CFA 16/JAN/20-e for recommended action.

SL 20-057

HPA number
HPA 20-125
Location

86 Kalorama Circle, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Addition and sitework
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing house, including a small addition to the rear of the house, repairs to existing windows and doors and installation of new windows and doors in the house and garage, and modifications to the site, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-059

Location

8120 West Beach Drive, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of three replacement windows, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, due to insufficient information for review. Forward a new and complete submission when ready.

SL 20-060

HPA number
HPA 20-127
Location

313 2nd Street, SE
United States

Property
Saint Peter's Church
Description
Exterior stair replacement
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the construction of a replacement exterior stair and railing in the side yard of an existing church, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-061

Location

2440 Virginia Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Columbia Plaza
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of three replacement panel antennas, three new panel antennas, and associated equipment for AT&T at an existing rooftop telecommunications facility, as well as for the modification of a structural mounting frame for the Beta and Gamma sectors, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 7 January 2020, PROVIDED that the antennas be mounted no higher than the existing antennas, and that the antennas and support structures be painted to match the penthouse wall behind. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-062

HPA number
HPA 20-129
Location

2700 Virginia Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Watergate West
Description
New boiler flue
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of an insulated ductwork gooseneck extension, intended to reduce or eliminate the plume emitted by an existing, previously approved boiler stack on the grounds of the Watergate complex, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020, due to its inappropriate character and visibility. Forward a new submission for an alternate, less visible solution for the reduction or elimination of the plume when ready. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

SL 20-063

HPA number
HPA 20-130
Location

500 17th Street, NW
United States

Property
Corcoran Gallery
Description
Window, roof, and skylight restoration
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for Phase 2 of a building envelope restoration project, including the installation of a replacement sloped glass and copper roof and a replacement flat built-up roof, the restoration of windows, window grilles, and site railings, and the restoration of masonry facades, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Submission largely conforms with previously approved Phase 1 work. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 20-064

HPA number
HPA 20-131
Location

2216 Cathedral Avenue, NW
United States

Property
Single-family residence
Description
New exterior door, other minor modifications
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing house, including the installation of a new door in lieu of a gate beneath the front porch, the construction of replacement front basement entrance stairs to create a landing in front of the new door, the construction of a new window well to replace the rear basement entrance stair, and the installation of three aluminum-clad windows in the rear basement facade, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020. Submission is largely consistent with previously approved permit submission. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.