The following standards pertain to awnings:

  • Awnings are permitted on the rear of the house only.
  • Awnings must be maintained in good condition.
  • Awnings must be made of fabric.
  • Awnings may have stripes, but must be consistent with the existing house color. Scalloped awning edges are permitted.
  • Awnings must be plain in design without decorative features such as fringes.
  • The architectural design, character, form, size and proportion of the awning will be harmonious and consistent with the design and character of the existing house, structures and adjacent houses and structures.
  • The awning must be fully retractable. In season, homeowners are encouraged to retract (close) the awning and remove any side screens when not in use.
  • Corrugated metal and wood awnings are prohibited.
  • Individual window awnings are prohibited.

Application Procedures

Application is not required for awnings as long as applicant complies with all of the
standards above.

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6. Decks
7. Doors – Exterior Entry
8. Doors – Storm/Screen
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15. Porches and Porticos
16. Pool Cabana/Pool House
17. Roofs
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22. Storm/Screen Windows
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