Franklin Zoning Ordinance

45 ZONING DISTRICTS NC—Neighborhood Commercial District 03 Chapter Franklin Zoning Ordinance Effective January 1, 2023 3.13.5 Dimensional Standards The following dimensional standards are required: Lot Standards Minimum Lot Size - Lot Width - Front Lot Line - Number of Buildings Maximum Principal Building - Accessory Structure - Principal Building Setbacks Front Yard 10 feet min to 45 feet max Side Yard Minimum 5 feet Rear Yard Minimum 25 feet Appurtenance Encroachments into Setbacks Front Yard 6 feet max Side Yard Not Permitted Rear Yard 6 feet max 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 3 stories with minimum building stepback of 20 feet at the 3rd floor 2 1/2 stories for buildings with pitched roofs Accessory Structure 2 stories, but shall not exceed the height of the principal building Landscape Minimum Landscape Surface Area 15% 3.13.6 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