New SFR with attached ADU
  • Please see the Battle Ground Municipal Code, Section 17.135.010 ADUs have their own kitchen and living spaces. They allow homeowners the flexibility of separate living quarters to care for family or provide companionship and safety. They also increase the supply of affordable housing units.
  • Design Standards
    • Design and Appearance. An ADU, either attached should be consistent with the primary dwelling.
    • Attached or detached ADUs cannot exceed 40% of the primary home's total square footage (not including the garage), up to 1000 sq ft. 
    • Structures must be on a permitted foundation.
    • The structures on the property must not exceed the zoned lot coverage limitations and meet the underlying zoning setbacks. See "Zoning Information (Lot coverage limits, setbacks, etc)"
    • Accommodate one additional off-street parking space.
  • Addressing
    • No separate address shall be issued for an accessory dwelling, instead the unit shall be addressed with the letter “A” following the address of the principle dwelling. i.e., 1234-A
    • The address shall be visible from the point of entry for the ADU.
    • If the ADU entrance is not visible from the street, the address shall also be added to the primary structure or driveway for flag lots
    • Numbers shall be four inches in height with a minimum stroke width of one-half inch
  • Examples are provided with the supplemental information. 

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1. What are the application steps?
2. Is the address in Battle Ground city limits?
3. Zoning Information (Lot coverage limits, setbacks, etc)