Franklin Zoning Ordinance

33 ZONING DISTRICTS R6—Residential 6 District 03 Chapter Franklin Zoning Ordinance Effective January 1, 2023 Number of Buildings Maximum Minor Accessory Structure 1 per lot Principal Building Setbacks Minimum Front Yard Average setback of existing buildings on the same block face, but no closer to the front lot line than the closest adjacent building, and in no case less than 10 feet Side Yard 5 feet Rear Yard 15 feet Rear Yard Abutt ng an Alley See building type for garage setbacks Appurtenance Encroachments into Setbacks Front Yard 6 feet max Side Yard Not Permitted Rear Yard Not Permitted Steps may encroach up to the front lot line, but no closer than 5 feet from a side or rear lot line Accessory Structure Setbacks Location At least 5 feet behind the principal building At least 5 feet from any lot line Building height Maximum Principal Building Building height facing the street shall not exceed one-half story above the average height of existing singlefamily buildings on the same block face, but in no case shall exceed two stories. Accessory Structure 1 1/2 stories, but shall not exceed the height of the principal building Minor Accessory Structure 1 Story Landscape Minimum Landscape Surface Area 30% Alternate Standards For lots in recorded subdivisions, if there are different dimensional standards on the final plat, then those standards on the final plat shall govern 3.8.6 Additional Standards Chapter References Building Types Chapter 6 Frontage Types Chapter 7 Transitional Features Chapter 8 Streetscape and Circulation Chapter 9 Parking and Transit Chapter 10 Open Space Chapter 11 Landscape Chapter 12 Fences, Walls, and Screening Chapter 13 Lighting Chapter 14 Signs Chapter 15 Utilities Chapter 16 Natural Resources Chapter 17 Historic Resources Chapter 18