PLEASE TAKE NOTICE thatthe Village of Bellport Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 7 pm in the Bellport Community Center, 4 Bell Street, Bellport, NY to consider the following application:
Caroline Harless, 9 Second Street, is seeking the following variances to renovate and enlarge an existing two-story single-family dwelling:
Sec. 21-264. Height.
The height requirements in a Residence B District shall be the same as in the Residence
A District, as set forth in section 21-218 of this chapter.
Sec. 21-218. Height (Pyramid Law).
In the Residence A District no building hereinafter constructed, erected or altered shall exceed thirty-two (32) feet in height, and must be set back from all property lines so that the height of any point of the building is not greater than the horizontal distance of the point from the nearest property line to the building or structure at that location or protrude through a diagonal line formed by a forty-five-degree pyramid angle from all property lines. Chimneys are exempt from said restrictions. Accessory buildings and structures shall not be subject to the pyramid law.
Proposed: Pyramid encroaches 6,720 square feet/327 square feet
Sec. 21-268. Rear yard.
In the Residence B District, there shall be a rear yard having a minimum depth of fifty (50) feet.
Existing: Rear yard setback of 1 foot
Sec. 21-269. Corner lots.
In the Residence B District, no building or structure shall be erected on a corner lot having a total area of less than twenty thousand (20,000) square feet or having frontage of less than one hundred fifty (150) feet upon a street. That portion of a corner lot which has frontage upon the street which the main entrance of the building faces, as shown by plans or physical layout, shall be deemed the front thereof; that portion of the corner lot having frontage upon another street shall be deemed a side yard but such side yard shall be measured as, and have a depth equal to, a front yard; that portion of a corner lot on the side of the structure opposite to the last mentioned side shall be deemed a side yard and shall have a minimum width of fifteen (15) feet.
Existing: Front/side yard setback of 14.68 feet
The single-family dwelling is located in the “B” Residence District. The Suffolk County Tax Map Number is 0202-5-2-39.1.
All persons with an interest may attend and will be heard. The Community Center is handicapped accessible.
BY ORDER OF THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS, VILLAGE OF BELLPORT: JAMES WOOD, CHAIRPERSON