Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission

Agenda – Design Review

The Design Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 31, 2021, will be a virtual meeting. Please note there will be no accommodation for any in-person attendance. If you need special accommodations, please contact the HLC office at 980-314-7660.


March 31, 2021 – 8:00 a.m.

1.  Chair’s Report: Garrett Nelson

2.  Staff Report: Jack Thomson and Stewart Gray

3.  Long Creek Mill Ruin, located approximately 1,000 feet southeast of the intersection of Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road and Beatties Ford Road

Polaris Map of Property

Proposed Plans

The Committee will review a plan for a proposed greenway trail and parking lot on land associated with Long Creek Mill Ruin.

Staff recommends that the plan be approved as presented. 

Long Creek Mill Ruin

4.  McNinch House, 2401 Sharon Lane, Charlotte

Polaris Map of Property

Infill Development Presentation

Architectural Drawings – Infill House Plan

Architectural Drawings – Alternative Infill House Plan

The Committee will review the architectural designs of eight infill houses on the land associated with the McNinch House. The schematic site plan was approved by the Commission in May 2020, and a more refined plan was approved by the Commission in November 2020. 

Staff believes that the architectural plans presented are consistent with previously reviewed architectural plans for this project. 

McNinch House

5.  Old Business

6.  New Business


The Design Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 24, 2021, will be a virtual meeting. Please note there will be no accommodation for any in-person attendance. If you need special accommodations, please contact the HLC office at 980-314-7660.


February 24, 2021 – 8:00 a.m.

1.  Chair’s Report: Garrett Nelson

2.  Staff Report: Jack Thomson and Stewart Gray

3.  Wadsworth House, 400 S. Summit Avenue, Charlotte

The Committee will review a landscape plan for the property.

Site Plan

Landscape Images

Staff recommends the approval of plans as shown. 

Wadsworth House

4.  Proposed Limited Design Review Guidelines for the HLC and DRC for Single-Family Home Additions and Infill Development                 

5.  Old Business

6.  New Business


The Design Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 18, 2020, will be a virtual meeting. Please note there will be no accommodation for any in-person attendance. If you need special accommodations, please contact the HLC office at 980-314-7660.


November 18, 2020 – 8:00 a.m.

1.  Chair’s Report: Garrett Nelson

2.  Staff Report: Jack Thomson and Stewart Gray

3.  Victor Shaw House, 2400 Mecklenburg Avenue, Charlotte, N.C.

Polaris Map of Property

Proposed Plans

The Committee will review plans for a proposed infill housing development on the property. 

Victor Shaw House

4.  Garinger High School, 1100 Eastway Drive, Charlotte, N.C.

Polaris Map of Property

Proposed Plans for Building #300

Proposed Plans for New Building

The Committee will review a proposal to construct a new classroom building and to renovate classroom building #300. 

5.  Charles E. Barnhardt House, 3217 Maymont Place, Charlotte, N.C.

Polaris Map of Property

Landscape Plan

The Committee will review a landscape plan for the property.

Charles E. Barnhardt House

6.  Old Business

7.  New Business


The Design Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, October 28, 2020, will be a virtual meeting. Please note there will be no accommodation for any in-person attendance. If you need special accommodations, please contact the HLC office at 980-314-7660.


October 28, 2020 – 8:00 a.m.

1.  Chair’s Report: Garrett Nelson

2.  Staff Report: Jack Thomson and Stewart Gray

3.  Highland Mill #3, 2901, 2903, 2905, 2907, 2909, and 2911 N. Davidson Street, Charlotte, N.C.

The Committee will review proposed exterior signage for the property.

Proposed Plans

Highland Mill #3

4.  Freeman House, 201 S. Ames Street, Matthews, N.C.

The Committee will review the proposed relocation, renovation, and additions to the historic house.

Proposed Plans

Previously Proposed Plans

Freeman House

5.  Frank R. McNinch House, 2401 Sharon Lane, Charlotte, N.C.

The Committee will review the proposed demolition of the garage, renovation of the house, and residential infill development of eight additional houses.

McNinch Presentation

McNinch Garage Existing Plan

Proposed Infill Exterior Finish Materials

 

McNinch House

McNinch House

6.  Old Business

7.  New Business


The Design Review Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 30, 2020, will be a virtual meeting. Please note there will be no accommodation for any in-person attendance. If you need special accommodations, please contact the HLC office at 980-314-7660.


September 30, 2020 – 8:00 a.m.

1.  Chair’s Report: Garrett Nelson

2.  Staff Report: Jack Thomson and Stewart Gray

3.  Davidson School, 251 South Street, Davidson, N.C.

The Committee will review a revision to an approved plan with a substitution of new ceiling materials for the principal building. 

Reflected Ceiling Plan

Product Information

Previously Approved Plans

Davidson School

4.  Johnston Mill, 3315 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, N.C.

The applicant is proposing a renovation of the historic mill building and infill development.   

Images of Property

Construction Documents (Condensed File)

Interior Renderings

Proposed Infill

Description of Rehabilitation Work Submitted to HPO (Large File)

Construction Documents (Large File)

Johnston Mill

5.  James C. Dowd House, 2216 Monument Street, Charlotte, N.C.

The applicant is seeking conceptual approval for a renovation of the house and site development.

Proposed Plans

James C. Dowd House

6.  Old Business

7.  New Business