The applicant requests Design Review approval to construct an in-ground swimming pool with an integrated spa for an existing single-family residence located on 3.17 acre lot in Kentfield. The project involves construction of an integrated 8-ft tall retaining wall that would be constructed against the hillside to create 16 feet wide by 46 feet long exercise swimming pool. The mechanical equipment would be located adjacent to the proposed pool. The swimming pool and the associated mechanical equipment would be setback 30 feet or greater from property lines.
Design Review approval is required pursuant to Marin County Code Section 22.42.020 because the proposed sswimming pool, spas and integrated retaining walls would exceed a height of thirty inches above grade.
DECISIONMAKER FOR THIS APPLICATION: Deputy Zoning Administrator
Zoning: RSP-0.2 (Residential, Single-family, Planned, density of 1 unit per 5- acres)
Countywide Plan Designation: SF3 (Residential, Single-family, 1 unit per 1-5 acres)
Community Plan: Kent Woodlands