Porch and decks

An open porch, veranda, portico, terrace or deck shall be considered acceptable for projection into a required yard if the following is provided:







  •  There shall be no useable building or storage space underneath.
  • Projection does not exceed eight feet beyond the face of the building, except that steps leading from a porch or deck may be located beyond this unit. The construction material shall be limited as follows:
  •  Any projection made of combustible material(s) shall be a minimum of 3' -0" from any property line. As such, this would be in compliance with Building Code (effective 12/6/1968) .

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