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Zone and Area Requirements

Step 1: Find out what the property is zoned

How to obtain this information:

  • By calling the Town Planning Department at (860)  285-1980
  • By visiting the Town Planning Department on the top floor of the Town Hall.

Step 2: Refer to the following chart for area requirements:

Residential Zone Area Sq. Ft. Width Feet Front Setback Side Setback Rear Setback % Max Coverage
AA 27,500 125 40 15 25 15
A 20,000 100 40 15 25 20
R-13 12,750 85 40 10 20 25
R-11 11,250 75 40 8 20 25
R-10 9,750 65 30 8 20 30
R-8 7,500 50 25 8 20 30

 

Area Requirements for other zones can be found in the beginning of each section in the Zoning Regulations.