City of Marshfield
.
Welcome to the City of Marshfield Web Site!

Municipal Code

Search

Municipal Code

Chapter 18. General Zoning Ordinance

Sec. 18-33. (MH-8) Mobile Home Residential - 8 Zoning District

(1) Intent. This district is intended to create, preserve, and enhance subdivisions exclusively for mobile home developments at an approximate density of 8 dwelling units per acre.

(2) Principal Uses Permitted by Right. Refer to Article III for detailed definitions and requirements for each of the following land uses.

(a) Single family

(b) Mobile Home

(c) Mobile Home Subdivision

(d) Community Garden

(e) Small Scale Indoor Institutional

(f) Outdoor Open Space Institutional

(g) Passive Outdoor Recreation

(h) Active Outdoor Recreation

(i) Essential Services

(j) Small Scale Public Services and Utilities

(k) Community Living Arrangement (1-8 residents) meeting the requirements of Section 18-57(11)

(l) Communication Antenna

(3) Principal Uses Permitted as Conditional Use. Refer to Article III for detailed definitions and requirements for each of the following land uses.

(a) Mobile Home Park

(b) Large Scale Indoor Institutional

(4) Accessory Uses Permitted by Right. Refer to Article III for detailed definitions and requirements for each of the following land uses.

(a) Satellite Dish

(b) Personal Antenna and Tower

(c) In-Home Daycare (4-8 children)

(d) In-Family Suite

(e) Residential Accessory Building

(f) Nonresidential Accessory Building

(g) Landscape Feature

(h) Deck

(i) Recreational Facility

(j) Residential Kennel

(k) On-Site Parking

(l) Solar Energy System

(5) Accessory Uses Permitted as Conditional Use. Refer to Article III for detailed definitions and requirements for the following uses.

(a) Small Wind Energy System

(b) Solar Energy System

(c) Accessory Dwelling Unit

(6) Temporary Uses. Refer to Article III for detailed definitions and requirements for each of the following land uses. (Exempt from setbacks unless specified in Article III.)

(a) Temporary Outdoor Assembly

(b) Temporary Storage Container

(c) Temporary Construction Storage

(d) Temporary Contractor's Project Office

(e) Temporary On-Site Real Estate Sales Office

(f) Garage or Estate Sale

(7) Density, Intensity, and Bulk Regulations for the (MH-8) Mobile Home Residential - 8 District. (A mobile home that is replacing an existing unit or previously defined mobile home space can meet either the following table or the setbacks met by the existing unit or previously defined mobile home space, whichever are less restrictive.)

 
 Residential UsesNonresidential Uses
Minimum Lot Area6,000 square feet for mobile home subdivisions lots;5 acres for mobile home parks12,000 square feet
Maximum Building Coverage of Lot40 percent
Minimum Lot Width60 feet for mobile home subdivision lots;40 feet for mobile home parks100 feet
Minimum Front Setback20 feet25 feet
Minimum Street Side Setback12 feet12 feet
Minimum Side Setback>15 feet15 feet
Minimum Rear Setback10 feet20 feet
Major Street SetbackMinimum of 50 feet or mean of adjoining lots (see Section 18-12 and 18-72)
Maximum Principal Building Height35 feet35 feet
Minimum Pavement Setback (lot line to pavement; excludes driveway entrances and lots that are 50 feet wide or less)3 feet from side or rear, or 0 feet for shared driveway;10 feet from right of way
Minimum Parking RequiredSee Article III
Minimum Garage Door Setback to Alley (if applicable)20 feet for doors parallel to alley;8 feet for any other garage;Existing garages may be rebuilt on current footprint
Minimum Garage Door Setback to Private Drive (if applicable)20 feet
Accessory Building Side Setback3 feet
Accessory Building Rear Setback5 feet
Maximum Detached Accessory Building Height20 feet

(Code 1982, 17.11)

Cross References