Back Bay Architectural Commission
I. VIOLATIONS HEARING 4:00 PM
II. COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS: 5:00 PM
Application 17.217 BB 209 Newbury Street
Applicant: Guy Grassi (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Install two chimney caps on existing chimneys and roof top mechanical equipment including: two heat pumps; six kitchen exhaust vents; six dryer exhaust vents; one water heater flue; and one bathroom exhaust vent.
III. RESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS:
Application 17.218 BB 198 Commonwealth Avenue
Applicant: Guy Grassi (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Expand existing roof deck, replace four existing condensers with five heat pumps, and add cabinets, gas grill, fire bowl and planters.
Application 17.264 BB 486 Beacon Street
Applicant: Evan Plomaritis
Proposed Work: Construct penthouse addition and roof deck.
Application 17.250 BB 413-415 Commonwealth Avenue
Applicant: Henry Hamad (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Installation of fireplace exhaust vent at the first story of the rear elevation.
Application 17.257 BB 90 Commonwealth Avenue
Applicant: Gordon and Susan Richardson (Owners)
Proposed Work: Installation of HVAC condenser unit at existing east-facing window opening at seventh floor of side elevation.
Application 17.261 BB 42 Commonwealth Avenue
Applicant: Jeff Schranghamer (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Installation of fireplace exhaust vent at second story rear elevation.
Application 17.182 BB 117 Commonweath Avenue
Applicant: Anita and Josh Bekenstein (Owners)
Proposed Work: Installation of a louver air in-take vent at the second story side elevation of the rear ell.
Application 17.212 BB 122 Beacon Street
Applicant: Daniel Kim (Owner)
Proposed Work: Extend existing shelf at rear elevation and install additional air-conditioning condenser and vibration-dampening pads; repair existing bollards; replace existing aluminum vent with copper vent; and repair wall pipe.
Application 17.266 BB 6 Arlington Street
Applicant: Peter Makrauer (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Replace existing rooftop boiler with two boilers located within a rooftop enclosure clad in copper.
Application 17.175 BB 229 Beacon Street
Applicant: Joseph Gauquier (Property Manager)
Proposed Work: Remove diseased dogwood tree and all existing plantings at front garden, plant boxwood hedge, install pea stone, black steel edging and urn.
Application 17.253 BB 286 Marlborough Street
Applicant: Mark Armstrong (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Replace existing front and side railings at roof deck with code compliant railings.
Application 17.267 BB 241 Beacon Street
Applicant: Lindsey Anderson and Garfield Miller (Owners)
Proposed Work: Convert existing window into a door at third story of rear elevation, and construct new painted steel balcony to replace existing fire balcony.
Application 17.119 BB 352 Marlborough Street
Applicant: Joe Holland (Applicant)
Proposed Work: Remove three existing trees at the rear yard to install groundwater recharge system.
Application 17.207 BB 124 Beacon Street: Replace two existing two-over-two, double-hung wood windows in-kind at the third story of the rear elevation.
Application 17.113 BB 127 Beacon Street: Replace existing non-historic, wood arched six-light window at lower level of front façade with wood, arched four-light window.
Application 17.220 BB 223 Beacon Street: Replace six non-historic one-over-one, wood windows in-kind at the fourth and fifth floor of the front façade and fifth floor of the rear elevation.
Application 17.264 BB 520 Beacon Street: Repair and re-paint black existing fire escape at rear elevation.
Application 17.248 BB 10 Charlesgate East: Replace in-kind four non-historic, wood, one-over-one windows at patio level of rear elevation.
Application 17.210 BB 263 Clarendon Street: Remove and replace in-kind slate at mansard roof; remove and replace in-kind copper gutters; replace deteriorated wood at dormers in-kind and paint black; install new rubber roofing on all dormers; and re-point masonry at all elevations with a Type N mortar.
Application 17.260 BB 21 Commonwealth Avenue: At front façade repair deteriorated sandstone with a cementicious stucco tinted to match the color of the existing sandstone; replace deteriorated wood elements in-kind at the cornice; and re-paint metal railing and entry door black.
Application 17.209 BB 175 Commonwealth Avenue: Re-paint existing iron fence black at front façade, and refinish existing front entry doors.
Application 17.258 BB 197 Commonwealth Avenue Rear Former Stable: Replace all existing non-historic window sash with two-over-two wood sash at rear and side elevations; replace all existing non-historic window sash at front façade with nine-over-one wood sash at large openings, and two-over-two wood sash at small openings; strip paint and re-point masonry at all elevations; install new slate at all roof slopes; and replace existing concrete sidewalk at alley with brick pavers.
Application 17.184 BB 226 Commonwealth Avenue: Replace two wood one-over-one windows and one non-historic door in-kind at third story of rear elevation.
Application 17.181 BB 296 Commonwealth Avenue: Replace existing wood decking at roof deck in-kind, and remove, re-paint and re-install existing black wrought iron railing.
Application 17.211 BB 366 Commonwealth Avenue: Replace four non-historic, wood, one-over-one windows in-kind at the second floor of the front facade and side elevation.
Application 17.206 BB 409 Commonwealth Avenue: Install two cast metal wall mounted light fixtures at front entry, and install black iron gate at rear entrance.
Application 17.114 BB 1 Fairfield Street: Re-point masonry at front, side and rear elevations with mortar matching the composition, color, texture and tooling of the surrounding mortar.
Application 17.215 BB 110 Marlborough Street: Replace two non-historic, wood one-over-one windows in-kind at the fourth floor of the rear elevation.
Application 17.180 BB 364 Marlborough Street: Re-point masonry at front façade with mortar matching the color and composition of the existing mortar.
Application 17.219 BB 397 Marlborough Street: Replace existing black rubber roofing in-kind at main house and rear second story addition, and install new copper gutters and downspouts.
Application 17.255 BB 105 Newbury Street: Recover existing awning with Sunbrella Charcoal Grey fabric and white lettering identifying the property’s address.
Application 17.256 BB 127-129 Newbury Street: Paint existing aluminum entry door Benjamin Moore Paint’s “Midnight”.
Application 17.249 BB 252 Newbury Street: Install aluminum sign with halo-lit letters below first story bay windows at front façade.
Application 17.269 BB 314 Newbury Street: Install new metal blade sign on existing bracket and three window signs at first story front façade.
Application 17.208 BB 320 Newbury Street: Remove spalling cement at east and south elevations and patch with cement patching material matching the color and texture of the existing cement.
IV. ADVISORY REVIEW: 197 Commonwealth Avenue
Proposed Work: Exterior renovations to former stable.