Draft Old Georgetown Appendix: CFA Meeting — 15 February 2024

OG 23-306

HPA number
HPA 23-482
Property
Residence
Description
In-ground swimming pool
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for in-ground swimming pool, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 23-339

HPA number
HPA 23-546
Property
Georgetown University - Lauinger Library
Description
Fenestration alterations and replacement
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for fenestration alterations and select window replacement at Lauinger Library, per supplemental materials received 9 January 2024, PROVIDED an on-site mockup is scheduled with the OGB, staff, and applicant to determine the most appropriate glazing option, and following site visit, existing and proposed section drawings will be submitted for the record. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 23-347

HPA number
HPA 23-576
Property
Residence
Description
Repair and reinstallation of existing shutters
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the restoration and installation of existing shutters, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024, PROVIDED the existing shutter dogs are retained. The previous scope for the replacement of all the existing windows was not supported by the Old Georgetown Board and is not part of this approval. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 23-351

HPA number
HPA 23-558
Property
Residence
Description
Construct four-story addition at rear
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Concept application was not supported by the Old Georgetown Board and has been inactive for an extended period of time. File new submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-006

HPA number
HPA 24-016
Property
Commercial
Description
Dome rehabilitation
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit to gild the main dome and the dome of the cupola, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024, PROVIDED all areas other than the dome are sandpainted to match the limestone, including the vertical ribs on the dome structure. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-012

HPA number
HPA 24-022
Property
Dumbarton Oaks
Description
New three-level building - Farrand House
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for new three-level public-program building, per supplemental materials received 8 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-014

HPA number
HPA 24-026
Property
Mixed-use
Description
Signage plan
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for new wayfinding signs, per supplemental materials received 11 January 2024, PROVIDED tents on Prospect Street are removed, free-standing signs are non-illuminated, "3222" is pin-mounted, the "P" sign is a halo-lit blade sign and adjusted down, and the applicant further studies eliminating some existing signs and incorporating them into the proposed signage. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-051

HPA number
HPA 24-057
Property
Residence
Description
Repair of eight windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the repair of eight windows at the front of the property, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. The previous scope for the replacement of the same eight windows was not supported by the Old Georgetown Board and is not part of this approval. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-056

HPA number
HPA 24-062
Property
Residence
Description
Replace seven windows at front
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement of seven windows at the front of property with single-pane, true-divided light wood windows, per supplemental materials received 19 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-073

HPA number
HPA 24-079
Property
Commercial
Description
Facade redesign and alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for storefront redesign and alterations, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. Signage for storefronts will be submitted under separate applications at a later time. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-081

HPA number
HPA 24-099
Property
Residence
Description
Replacement of windows, doors, and trim
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for replacement of existing windows and doors with single-pane, true-divided light wood windows, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. Materials indicate that the existing wood trim and metal grilles will be restored and reinstalled, and that the existing interior doors on the second floor will be retained. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-085

HPA number
HPA 24-103
Property
Commercial
Description
Site work
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for repairs at the expansion joint waterproofing system along the central pedestrian corridor and planter area near 30th Street, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-088

HPA number
HPA 24-107
Property
Residence
Description
Exterior repairs
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for in-kind exterior repairs at the front roof, eave, and gutter, per materials received 12 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-092

HPA number
HPA 24-111
Property
Residence
Description
Front/rear exterior alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for alterations to the front and rear of property, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. Materials indicate that natural wood (not composite or metal) will be used for the new decking, stairs, and railings, and only one sconce will be installed at the left side of the front entrance. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-093

HPA number
HPA 24-112
Property
Residence
Description
Front/rear exterior alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for alterations to the front and rear of property, per supplemental materials received 30 January 2024. Materials indicate that natural wood will be used for recladding the existing rear addition and other trim details. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-094

HPA number
HPA 24-113
Property
Commercial
Description
Sign for Catbird
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for new non-illuminated hanging sign reading “Catbird,” per materials received 12 January 2024. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-095

HPA number
HPA 24-114
Property
Commercial
Description
New signage - Alara
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for new signage for Alara, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. Materials indicate that a single sign reading "Alara Mediterranean" will be located above the central transom window; an awning was not supported by the Old Georgetown Board and is not included in this approval. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-096

HPA number
HPA 24-115
Property
Commercial
Description
Storefront alterations, signage for Molteni&C
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for signage for Molteni&C on both M Street and Cady's Alley, per supplemental materials received 19 January 2024, which indicate pin-mounted, halo-lit signs would be installed on M Street and Cady's Alley, and one banner sign would be installed on Cady's Alley to the east of the entrance. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-100

HPA number
HPA 24-119
Property
Residence
Description
Enclose existing sunken patio
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit application and supplemental materials received on 19 January 2024 indicate that enclosure of existing sunken patio at rear is not visible from the public right-of-way. Refer to Historic Preservation Review Board.

OG 24-102

HPA number
HPA 24-121
Property
Commercial
Description
Relocate wall sign for Clare V.
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for relocation of non-illuminated sign reading “Clare V.” from the storefront cornice to the masonry above, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024, which indicate that the sign will be installed at the mortar joints. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-103

HPA number
HPA 24-122
Property
Residence
Description
Roof replacement, AC relocation, alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for roof replacement, AC relocation on roof, and alterations, per materials received 12 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-104

HPA number
HPA 24-123
Property
Commercial
Description
Alteration of front door - existing alterations without review
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST issuance of permit. Submitted materials are not sufficient for review, and proposed work is inappropriate in the historic district. File new submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-107

HPA number
HPA 24-126
Property
Commercial
Description
Modifications to existing property
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for modifications to an existing commercial property for mixed use, per supplemental materials received 19 January 2024. Permit design conforms with the 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 prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-108

HPA number
HPA 24-127
Property
Commercial
Description
Sign for Stretchlab
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the installation of a new sign board and sign for Stretchlab, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-110

HPA number
HPA 24-129
Property
Commercial
Description
Extension of fencing and shipping container permits for Sandlot
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to extension of permit for two shipping containers, fencing, and site alterations, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. All changes must submitted for OGB approval, including signage and/or additional lighting, and no more trucks or temporary structures should be parked or installed other than plan indicates. All shipping containers, chairs, tables, trucks, and other associated items MUST be removed by December 31, 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-112

HPA number
HPA 24-131
Property
Washington Harbour
Description
Site work at pool
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for site work at rooftop pool, per supplemental materials received 6 February 2024, which indicate that new shade structure will be submitted under a separate application. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-113

HPA number
HPA 24-132
Property
Residence
Description
New front porch, alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for new front porch, restoration of front door opening, addition at side of ell, rear screened porch, and window replacements, per supplemental materials received ___ January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-114

HPA number
HPA 24-133
Property
Commercial
Description
Storefront alterations for Georgetown Veterinary Hospital, new awning
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of revised permit for alterations to one storefront located within courtyard, including relocation of vent and installation of fabric awning reading “Georgetown Veterinary Hospital,” per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-115

HPA number
HPA 24-134
Property
Residence
Description
Second-floor addition on existing detached garage
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for a second-floor addition on existing garage, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024, which indicate that double-glazed windows will be used. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-116

HPA number
HPA 24-135
Property
Commercial
Description
Signage and storefront alterations - Tesla
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for new signage and storefront alterations for Tesla, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. Materials indicate that a logo will not be located on the new entrance vestibule. For the new principal sign, either a decal or hanging interior sign would be appropriate, as long as it conforms with OGB commercial sign guidelines. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-117

HPA number
HPA 24-136
Property
Residence
Description
New garage on existing parking pad
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for a detached, two-story garage at the rear lot line, per materials received 12 January 2024. Permit design largely conforms with the previously approved concept and recommendations (OG 23-184). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-118

HPA number
HPA 24-137
Property
Residence
Description
New retaining wall
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement of a failing retaining wall at the rear of the property, per materials received 12 January 2024. Materials indicate that the new CMU wall will be coated with sand-finish stucco, and brick alleyway and blue stone patio will be repaired in-kind. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-119

HPA number
HPA 24-138
Property
Georgetown University
Description
Window replacement at front
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of revised permit for replacement of paired windows and mullion at front elevation of first floor, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-120

HPA number
HPA 24-139
Property
Georgetown University
Description
Window replacement
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of revised permit for replacement of three windows at front elevation, per supplemental materials received 30 January 2024, which indicate that the 2/2 windows at the second floor will receive 6/6 windows, as will the opening at the first floor. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-121

HPA number
HPA 24-140
Property
Residence
Description
New handrails
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for the installation of two new handrails at the front entrance, per materials received 12 January 2024. Materials indicate that the proposed lamb's tongue design is similar to an existing historic rail at the side entrance, and that the posts would not be attached to the existing steps. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission when ready.

OG 24-122

HPA number
HPA 24-141
Property
Residence
Description
Fenestration alterations, window and door replacements, window well
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for installation of double doors at the front, fenestration alterations at the rear, window and door replacements at the rear, and a new window well at the rear, per materials received 12 January 2024, PROVIDED as many original interior finishes as possible are retained. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-123

HPA number
HPA 24-142
Property
Residence
Description
Gate replacement and garage alterations
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for the replacement of the front entrance gate and alterations to the garage, which include a new side entrance and garage door, per supplemental materials received 19 January 2024. File permit submission with detailed and dimensioned drawings at DOB for review by the Commission.

OG 24-124

HPA number
HPA 24-143
Property
Residence
Description
Enclose second-floor porch, alterations at fourth-floor dormer
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for enclosure of second-floor porch, installation of seating area outside enclosed porch on ground-floor addition roof, and alterations at fourth-floor dormer, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-125

HPA number
HPA 24-144
Property
Residence
Description
New dormer; new one-story addition; new ext. stairs; window and door repl.; new brick wall
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for alterations to the rear facade and landscape, per materials received 12 January 2024. Permit submission conforms with the previously approved concept design and provisions (OG 24-027). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-126

HPA number
HPA 24-145
Property
Residential
Description
Demo and reconfigure entry stairs, walls, and planters at side yard; install new gate
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit to demolish and reconfigure the existing side yard entrance stairs and site wall, and to install a new fence and gate, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. Permit submission largely conforms with the previously approved concept design and provisions (OG 23-317). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-127

HPA number
HPA 24-146
Property
Residence
Description
New rear bay, repair/replace siding and windows, fenestration alterations, site work
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for alterations, including a new projecting bay at the rear and relocation of entrance at side, per materials received 12 January 2024, PROVIDED Option 1 is used for the fenestration pattern at the new rear bay, canopy and bay are the same zinc color, and further documentation of what will be demolished at interior is provided. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-128

HPA number
HPA 24-147
Property
Residence
Description
Modifications and additions to existing property
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for modifications and additions to the existing house and landscape, per supplemental materials received 31 January 2024. Permit submission largely conforms with the previously approved concept design (OG 23-355). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-129

HPA number
HPA 24-148
Property
Residential
Description
Replace rear doors and windows; add rear dormers
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for modifications to the rear fenestration of the property, known as the Medley-Sewell House, per materials received 12 January 2024. Permit submission conforms with the previously approved concept design and provisions (OG 23-317). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-130

HPA number
HPA 24-149
Property
K Street below the Whitehurst Freeway Bridge
Description
Georgetown Gateway Project
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for installation of gateway sign reading “Georgetown Waterfront” on beam of Whitehurst Freeway at the intersection of K Street and 29th, per supplemental materials received 22 January 2024, PROVIDED the final color selections are made at on-site mockup with Board and staff. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-131

HPA number
HPA 24-150
Property
Commercial
Description
Sign for Outerknown
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for of a halo-lit sign reading “Outerknown” on the masonry above the entrance, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024, which indicate that the sign will be installed at the mortar joints. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.

OG 24-132

HPA number
HPA 24-151
Property
Residence
Description
Alterations of window wells and stair, window replacement
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for alterations at pedestrian alley at the south of the building, including widening of stairs, replacement of two basement windows with in-swinging windows, and installation of grates on two window wells, per supplemental materials received 23 January 2024, PROVIDED the 5/8" standard muntin is used on the new windows. File permit submission at DOB with detailed and dimensioned drawings for review by the Commission.

OG 24-133

HPA number
HPA 24-152
Property
Commercial
Description
Replace storefronts
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of permit for the replacement of the existing storefronts at these two connected properties, per materials received 12 January 2024. Permit submission conforms with the previously approved concept design (OG 24-018). Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval prior to the issuance of a permit.