From some pictures Jim Loucks and Brad Smith took back in the mid-1980's.
The red townhouse is Brad and Jim's. It will appear here a good bit.
And some of the original renovators, including Larry Peterson from across the street.
of Jim Loucks in 1252. Jim is not just a renovator. Over the years, he has been a consistent voice of reason on preservation matters and a strong liaison with the District and the various authorities for the interests this community. A good portion of the character of this part of the world has been influenced by Jim.
One more, a bit farther south on the block:
With that last one in mind, look at it today
The curved glass is nice.
Those units to the right of Brad and Jim above are now this:
Another simple doorway renovation from the old days:
There are several more of the old and new photos in the album (touch "photos" at the top of this page).