R-8  --  Rural Residential District (Large lot)

The R-8 district is designed to satisfy the needs of low-density residential development in areas where topographic or other natural conditions are such that higher-density development and the provision of public sewers and water would be unfeasible at any time.  This district is governed by section 21.40.100 of the municipal code.

Dwelling

Lot Requirements

Yard Requirements

Building Height

Driveway

Landscaping

Stable

Units

 Area

 Width

Coverage

Front

Side

Rear

Principal

Detached Garage

Accessory

Surface

Required

Setback

1

217,800 square feet2

300 feet3

5% max.

25 feet

15 feet

25 feet

35 feet

30 feet

25 feet

Gravel

None

50 feet

21

326,700 square feet2

300 feet3

5% max.

25 feet

15 feet

25 feet

35 feet

30 feet

25 feet

Gravel

None

50 feet

1 Only a single principal structure is allowed on any lot or tract.    
2 Includes one-half the area of abutting dedicated rights-of-way.    
3 Includes one-half the width of abutting dedicated rights-of-way.