SPACING

SPACING: The distance between contiguous buildings along a blockface.

RECOMMENDED

  • New construction should reflect and reinforce the character of spacing found in its block.
  • New construction should maintain the perceived regularity or lack of regularity of spacing on the block.

NOT RECOMMENDED

  • Avoid the creation of large open spaces where none existed historically. Such spacing is uncharacteristic and establishes holes in the traditional pattern and rhythm of the street.

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