Paradise Mar Design Review (P2383)

Community Development Agency


Main Component of the Project

New Single Family Residence


Tiburon, CA 49420
Parcel Number: 059-203-27


Under Appeal

Project Planner

Kathleen Kilgariff



Project Description

The applicant requests Design Review approval to construct a new 2,437 square foot residence and 540 square foot attached garage on a vacant lot in Tiburon. The 2,437 square feet of proposed development would result in a floor area ratio of 29.9 percent on the 8,126 square foot lot.
The proposed building would reach a maximum height of 29 feet, 4 inches above surrounding grade and the exterior walls would have the following setbacks: 0 feet from the western front property line; 10 feet from the northern side property line; 9 feet, 3 inches from the southern side property line; 39 feet from the eastern rear property line.
Various site improvements would also be entailed in the proposed development, including the construction of a swimming pool
Additionally, the applicant requests Tree Removal Permit approval to remove four trees as follows:
•    One Heritage Coast live oak that measures 20 inches in diameter at breast height (DBH)
•    One Heritage Coast live oak that measures 22.2 inches DBH
•    One Protected California buckeye that measures 23.5 inches DBH
•    One Protected Coast live oak that measures 16.6 inches DBH
Design Review approval is required because the project is located on a property that is less than half the minimum lot size set forth in  the slope regulations established in Section 22.82.050 of the Marin County Code (MCC), pursuant to MCC Section 22.42.020.D.
Tree Removal Permit approval is required for the removal of Heritage Trees pursuant to MCC Chapter 22.62.

Zoning:  R2 (Residential, Two-Family)
Countywide Plan Designation:  MF2 (Multi-Family, 1-4 units/acre)
Community Plan (if applicable):  N/A


Administrative Decisions

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Public Hearings

Planning Commission Public Hearing08/24/20
1:00 PM

3501 Civic Center Drive #328
San Rafael, CA 94903

Board of Supervisors Hearing10/13/20
1:00 PM

3501 Civic Center Drive #328
San Rafael, CA 94903

  • Public Notice
  • Agenda
  • Staff Report and Draft Resolution
  • Attachments
  • Supplemental Memo and Attachments
  • Final Resolution
  • Minutes