Shipstead-Luce Appendix: CFA Meeting — 19 November 2009

SL 09-114

Location

1250 New York Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
D.C. Office of Planning
Property
New York Avenue Public Art Program
Description
Public sculpture installation
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

Property is under the control of the District of Columbia and will be reviewed as a direct submission. See Consent Calendar for 19 November 2009, case number CFA 19/NOV/09-x for recommended action.

SL 10-005

Location

500 Alabama Avenue, SE
United States

Owner
Old Congress Heights School
Property
Old Congress Heights School
Description
Roof repair and window replacement
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

Property is under the control of the District of Columbia and will be reviewed as a direct submission. See Consent Calendar for 19 November 2009, case number CFA 19/NOV/09-o for recommended action.

SL 10-006

HPA number
HPA 10-020
Location

525 23rd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Pan American Health Organization
Property
Pan American Health Organization
Description
Cellular antenna
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of two dish antennas on an existing penthouse for Clearwire, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that antennas are painted to match the penthouse exterior. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-007

HPA number
HPA 10-024
Location

1445 New York Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Office building
Property
Office building
Description
New windows
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the addition of new window openings at the seventh and eighth floors, as shown in materials received and dated 30 October 2009. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-009

Location

4630 Broad Branch Road, NW
United States

Owner
Single-family residence
Property
Single-family residence
Description
New fence
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of a new 7'-0" high wooden fence on private property, as shown in supplemental materials received and dated 12 November 2009. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-010

HPA number
HPA 10-035
Location

17 2nd Street, NE
United States

Owner
Single-family residence
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Deck addition
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for the construction of a roof deck and enclosed stair, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. Proposed construction is inappropriate for this location and would be prominently visible. Refer to Architect of the Capitol. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board.

SL 10-011

Location

1245 4th Street, SW
United States

Owner
Multi-family residence
Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of three cellular antennas on mechanical penthouses for Cricket Communications, with associated equipment installed within an existing mechanical enclosure, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that antennas are painted to match the penthouse exterior. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-012

HPA number
HPA 10-039
Location

2215 Constitution Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
American Pharmacists Association
Property
American Pharmacists Association
Description
Rooftop tent
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for an existing rooftop tent structure, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. This tent was constructed without a permit; is inappropriately prominent from Constitution Avenue, the Mall, and the Lincoln Memorial; and detracts from the historic character of the 1933 American Pharmacists Association building. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board.

SL 10-013

Location

1325 Fern Street, NW
United States

Owner
Single-family residence
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Stone retaining wall in front yard
Review Type
Concept/permit
Recommendation

Property is not within the jurisdiction of the Shipstead-Luce Act and is not subject to review by the Commission of Fine Arts.

SL 10-015

HPA number
HPA 10-043
Location

1445 New York Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Office building
Property
Office building
Description
New entrance at ATM lobby
Review Type
Concept/permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the conversion of a first floor window opening to a door opening, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, pending further design consultation with CFA staff. Recommend that the existing opening width be maintained, and that the detailing be similar to the existing adjacent window to remain. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-016

Location

434 O Street, SW
United States

Owner
Single-family residence
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Carport enclosure
Review Type
Concept/permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the enclosure of a carport, as shown in supplemental materials received and dated 12 November 2009. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-017

HPA number
HPA 10-045
Location

2500 Virginia Avenue, NW, Unit 1205S
United States

Owner
Watergate Apartments
Property
Watergate East
Description
Window and door replacement
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement in kind of windows and doors, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that color of glass and color, configuration, and profile of frames match existing. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-018

HPA number
HPA 10-046
Location

2500 Virginia Avenue, NW, Unit 1101S
United States

Owner
Watergate Apartments
Property
Watergate East
Description
Window and door replacement
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement in kind of windows and doors, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that color of glass and color, configuration, and profile of frames match existing. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-019

Location

700 2nd Street, NE
United States

Owner
Station Place - Building 3
Property
Station Place – Building 3
Description
Office building
Review Type
Revised concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for revisions to the east elevation to provide one new ground floor tenant entrance and signs at this and one other entrance.

SL 10-020

Location

3900 16th Street, NW
United States

Owner
Multi-family residence
Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of ten replacement and five new cellular antennas on existing sled bases and mechanical penthouses for Verizon Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that penthouse-mounted antennas are painted to match the penthouse exterior. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-021

HPA number
HPA 10-041
Location

1525 H Street, NW
United States

Owner
St. John's Church and Parish House
Property
St. John's Church and Parish House
Description
Roof and trim repairs and replacement
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement in kind of the church roof; replacement in kind of the gutter, corner boards, and trim at the parish house mansard roof; and repairs to the parish house soffit and corbels, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-022

Location

6200 Oregon Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Knollwood Military Retirement Community
Property
Knollwood Military Retirement Community
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of three additional cellular antennas on existing sled bases for Verizon Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-023

Location

600 22nd Street, NW
United States

Owner
George Washington University - Charles E. Smith Center
Property
George Washington University – Charles E. Smith Center
Description
Building renovation
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of permit for the exterior renovation of the Smith Center, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009, provided that the applicant forward complete and revised permit drawings to CFA staff and provided that landscape and sign design, which are not included in this submission, are submitted for review. Design conforms with previously approved concept design. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-024

Location

700 2nd Street, NE
United States

Owner
Station Place
Property
Station Place
Description
Addition to rooftop mechanical enclosure
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the enlargement of an existing mechanical penthouse and the construction of an additional mechanical enclosure, as shown in supplemental materials received and dated 18 November 2009. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-025

HPA number
HPA 10-048
Location

801 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
Market Square
Property
Market Square
Description
Cellular antennas
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for the installation of five new and two replacement cellular antennas on existing penthouses and sled bases for Verizon Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. The antennas are inappropriately prominent from Pennsylvania Avenue. Forward a new submission with a revised design when ready. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board.

SL 10-026

Location

100 F Street, NE
United States

Owner
Station Place
Property
Station Place
Description
Playground shade structures
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of shade structures and recessed fans for a child care center playground in a courtyard for the Securities and Exchange Commission, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 10-027

Location

1250 22nd Street, NW
United States

Owner
Embassy Suites Hotel
Property
Embassy Suites Hotel
Description
Replacement signs
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit for the installation of nine new and replacement signs, as shown in materials received and dated 6 November 2009. Proposed signs are internally illuminated and too large, and one is projecting from the building. Forward a new submission that complies with the DC Sign Code requirements for the Shipstead-Luce Act area when ready.

SL 10-028

HPA number
HPA 10-068
Location

3205 Adams Mill Road, NW
United States

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

No objection to the issuance of permit for the installation of a solar array on a residential roof, as shown in materials received and dated 18 October 2009. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Review Board. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.