Shipstead-Luce Appendix: CFA Meeting — 17 November 2022

SL 22-139

Property
Higgins Service Station (gas station)
Description
Replacement signs - Mobil
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of replacement signs and gas pump decals at an existing service station for Mobil, as shown in materials received and dated 2 September 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 11 October 2022, 14 October 2022, 3 November 2022, and 17 November 2022, PROVIDED that only the LED price displays are internally illuminated. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-014

HPA number
HPA 23-047
Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Replacement windows
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without action. Submission superseded by permit submission SL 24-028.

SL 23-015

HPA number
HPA 23-048
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of solar panels on the roof of an existing house and garage, with associated equipment to be mounted to the rear facade of the house, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-016

HPA number
HPA 23-049
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of solar panels on the roof of an existing house and garage, with associated equipment to be mounted to the rear facade of the house, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022, PROVIDED that the row of panels closest to the front of the house be mounted on parapet hangers as shown in the drawings. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-017

HPA number
HPA 23-050
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Conversion of garage to bedroom
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the infill of an existing garage door at the rear of an existing house as part of the conversion of the garage to a bedroom, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 9 November 2022. Staff notes with regret that construction work on this project, including the installation of a vinyl window, was begun without referral for CFA review. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-018

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of solar panels on the roof of an existing house, with associated equipment to be mounted to the rear facade of the house, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-019

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

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of three replacement and three new panel antennas and associated equipment at an existing rooftop cellular facility for AT&T, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 9 November 2022, PROVIDED that antennas and mounting supports in Beta sector extend no higher than the existing walls behind, and PROVIDED that all antennas and mounting structures in Beta sector, including the existing, be painted to match the surfaces behind. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-022

HPA number
HPA 23-051
Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Roof repairs
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the replacement of roofs on an existing building, including the relocation and rebuilding of several brick privacy walls, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 November 2022. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-023

Property
Republic Square
Description
Modifications to roof terrace
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing roof terrace, including the installation of one 10' x 10' x 8'-10" metal pergola, one 26'-10" x 10' x 8'-10" metal pergola, planters with low plantings, and furnishings, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022. Submission is substantially similar to previously approved concept. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-025

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Addition
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the conversion of an existing attached carport to an enclosed garage, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-026

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

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of replacement and new fencing, some in wood and some in metal picket and varying in height from 4'-6" to 7'-0", as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 12 December 2022 and 22 December 2022, PROVIDED that fence posts within the drip lines of trees be located to avoid all tree roots with a diameter greater than two inches, whether the trees are on the subject property or on an adjacent property. Refer to DC Public Space Committee for fencing proposed beyond the building restriction line. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-027

Property
Southwest Waterfront development, "District Wharf", Water Building 1
Description
Tenant fit-out and exterior modifications - Limani
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of permit for new operable storefront doors, two shading structures, and new patio seating and planters at a third floor terrace for a restaurant tenant at an existing building under construction, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 1 December 2022. Signs are not included in this review; forward a new submission for signs that comply with the regulations for the Shipstead-Luce Act area when ready. Staff notes with regret that the base building permit was issued without referral for CFA review; permit applications at the District Wharf, including all water side buildings, require CFA review. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-029

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

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of seventeen (17) aluminum-clad replacement windows in the side and rear facades of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 4 November 2022. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 23-030

HPA number
HPA 23-054
Property
Tiber Island Cooperative
Description
Replacement windows & doors
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without action. Property is not within the jurisdiction of the Shipstead-Luce Act and is not subject to review by the Commission of Fine Arts.

SL 23-031

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

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a 6'-0" tall wood privacy fence, a 6'-0" tall metal picket fence, and a relocated metal gate in the side yard of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2022 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 November 2022 and 15 November 2022, PROVIDED that fence posts within the drip lines of trees be located to avoid all tree roots with a diameter greater than two inches, whether the trees are on the subject property or on an adjacent property. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.