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hmay5616 wrote:
Where is this - And is it available to rent?
     Comment   November 27, 2012
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November 2, 2013 at 12:17PM   
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Ridaa Murad
Hi:

I bought a house on the canals. Lot size 30'x95' (2850 sq. ft).
Coastal Commission comes into play as right on canal and the Venice Canals are a Historic Preservation Area. So, no build inside of 10' of property line on canal facing side. 22' height restriction at that 10' mark followed by an additional feet height every two feet of setback from the original 10' up to a maximum of 30' height with 42" for roof ceilings, railings and max 35' for chimney stacks. 15x30' = 450 sq. ft. has to be left completely open with NO development at some portion of the property preferably front canal facing end. 2 car garage and a third car inside property line on alleyway has to be allowed for. I this max build limit is 3,750 sq. ft on FAR allowance.
Would this plan work? I think it should, but would love to chat!

Ridaa
September 2, 2014 at 1:27AM   
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justinstewart24 wrote:
is any one else tempted to add in a rope swing??? - have the rope swing going from the tilted windows to the water. that would be amazing!!!!!!
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