MASS

OUTLINE: The silhouette of a building as seen from the street.

RECOMMENDED

  • The basic outline of a new building should reflect building outlines typical of the area.
  • The outline of new construction should reflect the directional expression characteristic of the existing buildings in its context.

NOT RECOMMENDED

  • Avoid roof shapes which create uncharacteristic shapes, slopes and patterns.

Back to New Construction Guidelines
Back to Design Standards