Setbacks for accessory buildings are 25’ on the street side; for side line, rear line and other buildings the setback is equal to the height of the structure.
Maximum height is 30’, figured from natural existing grade; at the foundation; on the street side of the property.
Lot coverage (roofed over area) is limited to 4,000 square feet or 15% of the total lot area, whichever is smaller.
Properties North and West of Route 6 (Rock Harbor area, Skaket Beach area and Bakers Pond area) require Old King's Highway Regional Historic District Committee approval for any exterior changes.
Demolitions: buildings that do not meet current zoning setbacks cannot be removed and replaced in their current locations without a Special Permit or Variances from the Zoning Board of Appeals.
Please check with Building department regarding other zoning issues for a particular property; including water protection districts and historic.
Health department handles all septic questions, including number of bedrooms, septic capacity, setbacks to septic, etc.
Note: for further information on zoning go to Code of Orleans and search chapter 164