Residential Fences and Walls

Residential Fences and Walls:

 

The applicant may request relief from the Board of Supervisors for a solid fence or height of fence if the said requirement imposes an unreasonable and unnecessary burden upon the property owner.

The applicant may request relief from the Board of Supervisors for installation of a fence in an easement if one is located on the property.

 

Definitions:

Decorative Fence – a fence surrounding a flower garden, rock garden, vegetable garden or similar facility that is no higher than eighteen (18”) or a rail type fence along one side of a property no higher than four (4’) or a corner post with rail fencing extending from the corner post no longer than fifteen (15”) in length.

Fence and Wall – permanent fence, wall, hedge and trees used as a hedge